Update: The Eagles end their season as State Semi-Finalists after a close run with LCC: 55-50. Thank you TEAM for an exciting season.
Road to State
This is the Eagle's first appearance in Columbus and run at the State title since 2004.The team, which ended the regular season 16-6, has been on an eight-game winning streak since February 13. The last team the Eagles lost to was Lima Central Catholic, which happens to be the team the Eagles will face on Thursday, March 26.
"We know them pretty well, that gives us a lot of confidence," said Charlie Szabo, assistant coach, in regards to facing the familiar opponent.
Students cheered on the team as they participated in a Walk To State around the school, right before the team board busses heading to Columbus.
"All the hard work is going to pay off. There's nothing we can do now but go out there and play our best," said team captain Alex Juniewicz-Fogle '15.
Coach Szabo echoed that sentiment. "They worked really hard to do this; they've earned their chance."
The game will tip-off at 8:30 p.m. at the Schottenstein Center in Columbus.