surfky bb1OWENSBORO, Ky, (11/19/13) - Last year, Catholic's boys' basketball record was 15 - 19 and lost in the Regional Championship to Ohio County. This year, Owensboro Catholic will be a younger team with Ryan Clark standing as the only senior on the team.

This will be Boys Head Basketball Coach Ben Murphy's fifth year with the Aces. Since Owensboro Catholic's sports must share players, Murphy has been without some of his best players due to the players being contributors on the football team. Owensboro Catholic has been without a couple of starters — senior Ryan Clark, Juniors Jansen Riney and Bailey Maloney, and sophomore
Ray Zuberer.
 
"We have taken this opportunity to work with the freshman," Coach Murphy said. "This does allow the underclassmen to see how I coach and it will prepare them for whenever they are called up."

Owensboro Catholic's football team lost to Murray last Friday, so Murphy will have his players starting Monday.

Even though Region 3 is loaded with talent this year, Coach Murphy believes his team has the talent to compete. The Aces look to return to the Regional Championship for the second straight season.

Owensboro Catholic will open at home Dec. 2 against South Spencer, Ind.

Jared Pedley
SurfKY News

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14

In Other News...

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - Aug. 28, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (8/28/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Friday, Aug. 28.… Read More

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - Aug. 27, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (8/27/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Thursday, Aug. 27.… Read More

Most Read This Week

August 24, 2015 10575

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 5885

Alleged Burglar Calls 911 to Report Fire

by SurfKY News
August 22, 2015 4937

Hopkins County Grand Jury Indictments

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 4876

UPDATE: Four Dead, Two Survive Boating Accident

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 4098

All is Well after MNHHS Lockdown

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 14794

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 10575

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

August 27, 2015 4098

All is Well after MNHHS Lockdown

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 1621

Kentucky Career Center Blood Drive Aug. 31

by SurfKY News
August 26, 2015 1191

Legislators Preview Election 2015

by KET
August 27, 2015 985

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 967

Driver Injured after Swerving to Avoid Striking…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 560

Remember Alison Parker, Adam Ward Not the Killer

by SurfKY News
August 28, 2015 560

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 556

KSP Charges Jefferson County Man with Child…

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 490

Rep. Steve Riggs Challenges State, Local…

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 462

Jobless Rates down in 115 Kentucky Counties in…

by SurfKY News