Kentucky High School Basketball - Butler tipped by EasternJanuary 31, 2019: Louisville, KY 40243
The Eastern Eagles basketball team scored 59 points and held the visiting Butler Bears to 54 in the Eagles non-league triumph on Thursday.
The Eagles now sport a 12-9 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Ryle for a non-league contest on Friday, February 1. Eastern will meet a Raiders team coming off a 44-37 non-league loss to Montini Catholic (Lombard, IL). The Raiders record now stands at 19-4.
The Bears (14-7) will now prepare for their contest against Doss (Louisville, KY). The Dragons enter the District 22 contest with a 3-9 record. In their last contest, Doss nudged Fairdale (Fairdale, KY), 55-22, in a non-league contest.