Rally in CYO Semis Falls Short, Jays Fall to Crusaders, 47-44

Posted December 6, 2014 / Last updated December 6, 2014

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Sophomore Hunt Conroy goes up for two of his 19 points against John Curtis Christian on Thursday, Dec. 4. The Jays edged the Patriots, 66-60, to move into a semi-final game against Bro. Martin.

Sophomore Hunt Conroy, who had 19 against John Curtis on Thursday, Dec. 4., tallied 15  points in Friday’s CYO Tournament semi-final game against Bro. Martin.

It was a hole just too cavernous to climb out of.

The Blue Jay basketball team fell to Brother Martin, 47-44, on Friday, Dec. 5, in the semi-final round of the 2014 Allstate Sugar Bowl CYO Basketball Tournament. The semi-final game was played at Jesuit’s Birdcage.

Sophomore Hunt Conroy led the Blue Jays with 15 points. Junior Rob Weiss, who posted a double-double on Thursday against John Curtis, added a dozen.

At one point, Jesuit trailed the Crusaders 27-8. By the end of the third quarter, the Jays had narrowed the lead to just 10. Bro. Martin held on to win by three.

The Blue Jays are 2-1. They return to action on Tuesday, Dec. 9, in the Newman Invitational.