The Wayne County Boys Basketball team is celebrating after the big win over an excellent Knox Central team at home, Tuesday, January 23rd. Knox was 17-2 on the seaon, ranked in the top 15 in the state, coming into the game. The Cards who trailed at halftime rallied back with a valiant effort to win 76-69, giving Central their third loss of the season. Wayne County had 5 players in double figures in scoring. The home team attacked the glass with ferocity, with four people posting eight or more rebounds on the night. The team finished with a tremendous 18 offensive rebounds on the night. Overall a great team effort to upset the Knox Central Panthers. Congrats to the Basketball team!
The Cards now look ahead to their away matchup @ Southwestern, Friday the 26th. They took a loss to the Warriors earlier in the season, and look for redmeption. Southwestern has a record of 10-8, while the Cardinals have a record of 12-10. Come out and support your Cards, as District foes clash at 7:30 January 26th. Go Cards!
Cardinals in their pregame huddle