The Knights pulled away late in a hard-fought defensive battle at Clinton Prairie to come away with a 35-28 victory. After ending the 3rd period all square at 21, the Knights were able to pull away by outscoring the Gophers 14-7 in the 4th quarter. Carson and Clark Barrett led the way for the Knights with 11 points each. Carson Barrett also brought in a game high 13 rebounds for Central Catholic. AJ Bordenet, Brenner Oliver, and Nate Webb were able to make some key stops in the 4th period to allow the Knights to grab the lead. The Knights improve to 6-2 on the season and are back in action Friday evening at McCutcheon.
The Knights JV fell in a double OT thriller that saw the Knights hold the Gophers to 12 points for the first 25 minutes of the contest. Clark Obermiller led the way with 17 points for the Knights.