Boys Varsity Basketball · Boys Varsity Basketball falls to Northwest 75 – 54

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The Wildcats shoot a combined 35.4% (17 of 48) from the field in falling to the Jaguars on the road in Germantown. WJ led briefly in the first quarter at 7-6, but an 11-2 run put Northwest on top from that point until the finish. The Wildcats were much more competitive in the second half, but dropped those two stanzas by a combined 32-36 score.
Junior shooting guard Jonathon Newman led the Wildcats in scoring with 18, and added 3 assists. Senior William Koenick swept 8 boards, contributed 4 assists and 2 blocks to lead in those categories.
The Wildcats next return home to take on the Wootton Patriots on Friday, 2/9/18, with tipoff scheduled for 7:15 p.m.