The Annnual Mercy/Warrior Classic began on Monday, January 29th. The Warrior girls started the tournament off with a win defeating the Diamond Wildcats 55-22, Junior Courtney Bates led the team with 18 points. The other two games that night were Lamar v Wheaton Girls. Lamar beat Wheaton 58-22. In game three the boys match up between College Heights and Wheaton ended with 58-22 victory for College Heights.
The McAuley boys basketball team played the Thomas Jefferson Cavaliers on Tuesday, January 31st in the second game of the boys bracket. The game was close leading into the final minutes of the fourth quarter before the Warriors were able to pull away and win 61-53. Senior Kyle Glover was the leading scorer for the Warriors with 22 points. In the previos girls matchups the Lamar girls defeated Thomas Jefferson 53-19 and College Heights defeated Diamond 53-21.