Boys Varsity Basketball
Game Summaries & Headlines.
- Game Date
- Feb 4, 2021
- CAPTAINS: 54
TUSCARORA VIRGINIA: 49
The Loudoun County Boys Varsity Basketball team won their 13th consecutive game as they knocked off Tuscarora by a final score of 54-49. The Captains trailed 14-2 after the first quarter, but a strong second quarter got them back into the game and tied at 25 at halftime. The Huskies had a 40-39 lead heading into the fourth and led for the majority of the quarter, as the Captains found themselves down 5 with 2:28 remaining. However, the Captains went on a 10-0 run in the final 2:28 and prevailed with the 5-point victory.
Junior Brendan Boyers had 16 points to lead the Captains, while sophomore Jack West had his Varsity career high of 14 points. Both Boyers and West made four 3PT field goals. Junior George Mwesigwa finished with 10 points and 8 rebounds despite hardly playing in the first half after he picked up 2 fouls in the first minute of the game.
The Captains will host the Dominion Titans on Saturday 2/6 at 1:30 PM. The Captains have clinched a berth in the Region 4C Tournament next week regardless of the outcome against Dominion. If the Captains win on Saturday, they will host a game on Tuesday night against the loser of the Handley-Culpeper County game. If they lose to Dominion on Saturday, they will travel and play a road game on Tuesday against the winner of the Handley-Culpeper County game.