La Salle Varsity Basketball came away with two victories over the weekend! The team dominated Hunter College High School 69-20 in a game led by James Bouknight (14 points) and Isaiah Allen-Smith(12 points).
Varsity Cardinals pulled off a comeback victory 59-56 in overtime! Trailing by 6 with 2 minutes left in regulation, the Cardinals fought their way back and found themselves down 3 points with 7 seconds left. Sophomore, James Bouknight, nailed a deep contested three-pointer to send the game to overtime. Bouknight wasn’t done though. With St. Dom’s in possession on baseline with 8 seconds left & the game tied, Bryce Council forced a bad pass that James Bouknight stole and launched a running three-pointer from half-court for the win! J’nie Williams led the way with 18 points including 5 three-pointers. The team returns to action on Tuesday at Laguardia High School. Come out and cheer on this ferocious team!