Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Varsity Basketball beats Bethesda-Chevy Chase 53 – 51

53 Walter Johnson High School
51 Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School
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2 9   9
3 14   16
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The boys varsity basketball team overcame a 7 point deficit in the final 4 minutes to earn a thrilling 53-51 victory at B-CC. The win was the 5th straight for the Cats and 10th in their last 11 games. The Cats were led by Philip Stubin with 14 points and Abdel Nasser with 13. B-CC had the lead for most of the game, including a 45-38 lead with under 4 minutes to play. The Cats used a suffocating press to go on an 11-0 run to take control of the game. B-CC had a desperation 3 at the buzzer for the win, but as it missed to the left, the WJ student section stormed onto the court in celebration. The win pushes the Cats record to 5-0 in the division. After 5 games in 8 days, the Cats now get a well deserved break. In their next game, they will host Churchill on Friday 1/18 at 7:15. Come support the Cats in this huge division matchup.