Your Cougar Boys Freshman Basketball team hosted rival Mt. Vernon on Friday, 1/10. The Cougars got off to a hot start, leading 12-9 after the 1st quarter. Jonah Hite led the way with 9 points in the quarter. The second quarter saw your Cougars go cold from the field, which led to transition opportunities for the Marauders. The halftime deficit was too much to overcome, and although GC came close a couple times, the Marauders pulled away at the end.
The final score was MV – 55, GC – 39.
Leading Scorers for the Cougars:
Hite – 15 points (four made 3-pointers)
Hasty – 8 points (all coming in the 4th quarter during a furious comeback)
Runions – 6 points
Jack – 5 points
Anderson – 3 points
Kinnaman – 2 points