Connecticut High School Basketball - East Catholic nipped by MercyDecember 30, 2010: Middletown, CT 6457
In Thursday's non-league match, the host Mercy Tigers basketball team scored a tight 52-49 triumph over the East Catholic Eagles.
In their next game, the Tigers face the West Haven Blue Devils (West Haven, CT) in a Southern Connecticut - Quinnipiac match, on Monday, January 3. Mercy will attempt to move on its 6-1 season record. The Blue Devils enter the match with a 3-2 record after their 53-43 non-league loss to Shelton (Shelton, CT).
With the defeat, East Catholic moves to 5-1 on the year. The Eagles host Weaver (Hartford, CT) to face the Beavers in a Central Connecticut - North match on Thursday, December 30. The Beavers enter the match with a record of 4-1. Weaver won 71-23 in their recent non-league match against Bulkeley (Hartford, CT)