Basketball Update

rhs19bball     Rockhurst basketball brings true athletic entertainment to the school. Rockhurst is currently ranked #1 in the state of Missouri. The team is led by seniors Glen McClintock, Darrius Hughes, Tyler Nelson, A.J. White, and Al Ba along with Head Coach Pete Campbell. The basketball team is full of senior leadership and talent that will hopefully bring them far in the postseason. Rockhurst hasn’t had a sniff of a state title since 2013, a championship is well needed. Senior starters on the team who have received NCAA Division 1 offers including Glen McClintock who is committed to Air Force and Darrius Hughes who is committed to the University of Nebraska Omaha. The team kept their #1 ranking in the KC metro area defeating Bishop Miege 55-52. Rockhurst basketball has brought home some hardware this year. They were champions of the C.W. Stessman Tournament where McClintock took home the Hustle award and Nelson made the all-tourney team. Furthermore, in the William Jewell, Holiday Tournament Rockhurst was victorious in the Cardinal Division! Senior Darrius Hughes named MVP, A.J. White made the All-Tournament Team, and Glen McClintock earned the Hustle Award.  Rockhurst takes on Shawnee Mission East at home Friday, January 25th. Let’s cheer on the Hawklets to a 17-0 season! ROCK STATE!


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