Boys basketball fell to Alexandria Tigers Saturday Night with a score of 31-50. Lions started strong leading the Tigers 9-7 after the first quarter. After a slightly rough second quarter the Lions were only down by 2 points, 19-21. Lions struggled to gain back the lead in the third giving up 22 points and only scoring 5. The final score of the game was 30-51.
Saturday night was also a special night for Liberty Christian super fan, Jimmy Pine. Liberty released a special shirt dedicated to committed Lion’s fan. Jimmy has attended every Liberty home game for the past 6 years and has even traveled to many away games. His heart is big for Liberty and the Lions wanted to show their gratitude.
Lions are now 1-1 for the season. Boys play twice this week, both at the Den. They play Tuesday with a JV start time of 6 with varsity following against the Shortridge Blue Devils. They also play Friday night in a girls and boys double header for homecoming night. Girls will play at 6 with the boys to follow. Come out and support your Lions basketball teams. Go Lions!