Colorado High School Basketball - Jefferson Academy tops Kent DenverJanuary 15, 2020: Englewood, CO 80113
Fans at Wednesday's league challenge between the Jefferson Academy Jaguars (Broomfield, CO) and the host Kent Denver Sun Devils (Englewood, CO), saw Jefferson Academy's basketball squad knock off Kent Denver by a count of 70-58.
With the victory, Jefferson Academy upgrades its record to 9-1 on the campaign. The Jaguars travel to Manual (Denver, CO) to face the Thunderbolts in a 3A Metro match on Friday, January 17. The Thunderbolts enter the match with a record of 3-5. Manual lost 58-56 in their recent league match against Colorado Academy (Denver, CO)
With the defeat, Kent Denver moves to 4-4 on the year. The Sun devils host Peak to Peak (Lafayette, CO) to face the Pumas in a 3A Metro match on Friday, January 17. The Pumas enter the match with a record of 4-3.
First Quarter Results: Jefferson Academy Jaguars 14 - Kent Denver Sun Devils 14.
Half Time Score: Jefferson Academy 25 - Kent Denver 22: JA takes a small lead with a (11-8) 2nd quarter win over Kent.
Third Quarter Score: Jaguars 45 - Sun Devils 35: The Jags open up a 10 point lead after three quarters taking the 3rd period over the Devils (20-13)
Final Score: Jefferson Academy Jaguars 70 - Kent Denver Sun Devils 58: Jefferson Academy takes the final quarter over Kent Denver with a high scoring (25-23) period.