Wolverines edge out Alemany

Connor Reese

The boys’ basketball team traveled to St. Francis and defeated the Golden Knights 59-51.

Despite a rough first half, the team managed to outscore the Golden Knights 37-25 in the second half, overcoming a 4 point half-time St. Francis lead.

‪Mission League Boys’ Basketball: @sfhs_athletics leads @HWHoops 26-22 at half. ‬

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This victory snaps a three-game skid of close losses for the Wolverines. The win brings the team’s record to 13-9 (5-2 league).

‪Mission League Boys’ Basketball Final: @HWHoops beats @sfhs_athletics 59-51. The win moves the Wolverines to 5-2 in league play.‬

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The squad travels to league rival Loyola Jan. 27 for a mission league matchup. The Wolverines defeated the Cubs 61-54 Jan. 4, and can sweep the regular season series against Loyola with a victory.