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    Covington Catholic ( 31-4)- Covington Catholic had a very successful 9th Regional Tournament as there 19 game winning streak continues. The Colonels beat St. Henry ( 74-31), Cooper (53-49) and Dixie Heights ( 74-31). The Colonel’s Face Apollo ( 16-15) on 3/15 at 8:00 pm.

    Projected Starters:
    CJ Frederick- 22.5 ppg. 9th Regional MVP and Gatorade Kentucky Player of the Year
    Jake Walter- 11.7 ppg.
    Aiden Ruthsatz- 14.3 ppg.
    AJ Mayer - 9.0 ppg.
    Casey Nowak- 1.5 ppg.

    Bench:
    Nick Thelen- 6.0 ppg.
    Michael Mayer- 2.8 ppg.
    Tyler Fleek- 1.9 ppg.



    The Roster for the Sweet 16 tournament down in Lexington, Kentucky:

    2017-2018
    # Name Grade Height Weight Position
    1 Fredrick, CJ 12th 6’4” 180 Guard
    2 Disken,Grant 10th 5'11 140 Guard
    4 Thelen, Luke 12th 5’11” 155 Guard
    5 Deere, TJ 11th 6’4” 170 Forward
    11 Fleek, Tyler 11th 6’4” 190 Center
    12 Collins, Michael 12th 6’3” 180 Forward
    20 Davin, Jack 11th 6’5” 185 Forward
    21 Mayer, AJ 12th 6’3” 205 Forward
    22 Ruthsatz, Aiden 12th 5’10” 160 Guard
    23 Nowak, Casey 12th 6’0” 165 Guard
    24 Mayer, Michael 10th 6’5” 210 Forward
    30 Thelen, Nick 11th 6’8” 190 Forward
    33 Green, Neil 10th 6’3” 190 Center
    40 Fortner, Adam 11th 6’4” 180 Forward
    44 Walter, Jake 12th 7’1” 260 Center


    Head Coach: Scott Ruthsatz (29-6 Last yr., 165-42 at CovCath, 183-47 Overall)
    Assistant Coaches: Joe Fredrick, Casey Sorrell, Ben Franzen, Brandon Elliott,
    Matt Stevens, Steve Sorrell and Principal: Mr. Bob Rowe
    Matthew Shumate Dean of Students: Mr. Mike Guidugli
    Trainer: Chris Unkraut
    A.D.: Mr. Tony Bacigalupo
    Statisticians: Bob Morris, Rusty Schilling Scorekeeper: Dale Dickman
    and Dave Wear
    Timekeeper: Alex Ammerman
    Student Coach: Joe Huber
    Announcer: Al Hertsenberg
    School Colors: Royal Blue and White Videographer:
    School Mascot: Colonels Enrollment: 593
    KHSAA Sweet Sixteen State Champion: 2014
    KHSAA Sweet Sixteen State Runner-up: 1967
    KHSAA Sweet Sixteen State Final Four: 2004, 2015
    9th Region Champions: 67, 68, 69, 70, 71, 92, 04, 06, 14, 15
    Last edited by MidwestUnited; Mar 13, 18 at 02:19 PM. Reason: Roster

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    I don't believe Luke Lenihan is on the team anymore and I believe that Grant Disken (sp?) is on the roster for the sweet 16.

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    Thanks. I took the roster of Covington Catholic Website. I guess they forgot to update it.

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    I believe he quit. Dad wanted more playing time I’m told.

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    I also think Neil Green is only a frosh.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kinglouie View Post
    I also think Neil Green is only a frosh.
    Sophomore

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    Quote Originally Posted by Letsgetit View Post
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    Thanks - Sorry I had him confused with the big frosh they have,

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    Quote Originally Posted by kinglouie View Post
    Thanks - Sorry I had him confused with the big frosh they have,

    That would be Eubanks.

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