Basketball Wins DCSAA Championship Over Wilson

Congratulations to Varsity Basketball on winning the 2020 DCSAA AA Championship on March 1 at George Washington University! After trailing Wilson High School by 9 points with under three minutes before the half, the Eagles went on an 8-0 run to cut the lead to just one point, 25-24 at the break.

The second half--the third quarter in particular--belonged to Coach Turner's team as Gonzaga held the Tigers to just four points to take a commanding 37-29 lead into the fourth quarter. The final score was 55-49. Click here to see complete highlights via Capitol Hoops.

The win came in front of a packed crowd. Click here to read the article from the Washington Post, and click here for coverage from NBC Sports Washington. The Eagles are now ranked #4 in the area (click here for complete rankings), and the team will play in the annual Alhambra Catholic Invitational Tournament from March 12-14 in Cumberland, MD to finish the season. Fellow WCAC schools DeMatha and Paul VI are among the tournament field. Click here for more information.

Go Gonzaga!
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