The Cottage School JV Cougars fell to Wilson Academy on Friday in Decatur, 53-40. The Cougars fought hard throughout the game but ultimately came up short against a talented Wilson Academy team.
The Cougars started slowly after a long drive to Decatur, and found themselves in an early 11-1 hole. After gathering their composure, though, TCS battled back to narrow the lead to 3 at 15-12, and they felt good about their chances heading into halftime.
The second half saw Wilson extend their lead thanks to a handful of TCS turnovers. The Cougars never gave up or lost hope though. Despite being down double digits late in the game, the Cougars played hard and were unselfish until the final whistle. The coaches were all proud of the Cougars’ effort throughout the game.
Notes: The Cougars hit a season-high 5 3’s in the game. Seth Goldberg made 3 on his way to 12 points, and Conner Hogue and Kyle Kimble each made one of their own. Conner also chipped in 12 points, and Kyle Kimble contributed 10. Alex Hogg, Nick Daugherty, and Will Conroy all appeared on the scoresheet as well.