Basketball - Boys Junior Varsity
vs. Lawrence Academy*
|Date:||January 11, 2012|
The JV team travelled to Groton to take on the Lawrence Academy team and came away with a hard fought win. The first half had a fast pace to it, and neither team was able to build a lead of more than five points. The Govs forced several turnovers on defense, but gave many opportunities away with sloppy execution on offense. The half finished at 18 - 18. The score was tight into the second half until the Govs made a run with seven minutes to go. By forcing turnovers at the defensive end and converting on offense, the team pushed the lead to double digits in a three minute spurt of action that decided the game. Jack Gould led the team with seventeen points, and Mark Beluk, Charles Odei, and Larsen Bidstrup made great contributions with their defense and hustle.