14 Dec 2008

Basketball Bears Finish Second in Tournament

The Basketball Bears finished second out of 16 teams in the Newman Tournament this weekend. After the first round victory over Warren Easton the Bears beat Destrehan 58 to 54, and in the best game of the tournament, your Bears beat Jesuit in double overtime 48 to 42. Unfortunately, St. Augustine outlasted the Bears in the finals 55 to 39. Kevin Miller and Daniel Nelson earned All-Tournament Honors. In addition, Tanner Breaux earned All-Tournament in the Mandeville Tournament earlier this season.

The Basketball Bears are now 12 and 3, and will be back at home this Friday, December 19, as they take on cross-town rival Broadmoor High School. Freshmen will tip off at 5 p.m., with the JV at 6 p.m. and the Varsity at 7 p.m.