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TWELVE-POINT RUN SPARKS BUCCS...

Trailing 52-48 with just over three-minutes left, the Covington Buccaneers used a 12-0 run to advance in the sectional tournament with a 67-59 win over Fairlawn.
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DATE OPPONENT W/L
11/23 Fairlawn 45-61
11/26 TC North 56-22
11/30 @ Versailles 26-59
12/2 Greenon 56-63
12/5 @ TV South 53-31
12/7 Troy Christian 26-41
12/14 Bradford 34-48
12/19 @ Franklin Monroe 23-66
12/27 Newton (HT) 57-45
12/28 Milton (HT) 33-32
1/2 @ Newton 42-29
1/4 Mississinawa 63-35
1/9 Tri-Village 32-67
1/11 @ Ansonia 47-36
1/14 @ Russia 34-41
1/16 Bethel 47-64
1/20 @ Arcanum 51-62
1/25 Jackson Center 36-28
1/30 @ Miami East 40-37
2/6 National Trail 44-39
2/8 @ Houston L
2/10 @ Troy 42-55
... SECTIONAL ...
2/15 SCC
at Brookville
49-56
2019-20 BUCCS SCHEDULE
DATE OPPONENT W/L
12/6 @ Miss Valley 48-42
12/7 Versailles L
12/13 Franklin Monroe 56-46
12/17 @ Bradford 53-39
12/20 Arcanum 44-49
12/21 @ Milton 36-47
12/27 Newton (HT) 52-38
12/28 Milton (HT) L
1/3 TV South 70-57
1/7 @ TC North 49-50
1/10 @ National Trail 36-54
1/11 @ New Bremen 47-48
1/14 @ Lehman 44-48
1/17 Miami East 45-58
1/18 Houston 48-46
1/25 Fairlawn 59-60
1/28 Brookville 67-60
1/31 @ Bethel 48-50
2/1 @ Northwestern 52-56
2/4 Ansonia 42-45
2/7 @ Tri-Village 53-52
2/14 Newton 61-46
... SECTIONAL ...
2/22 Fairlawn
at Piqua
67-59
2/27 TBD
at Piqua
6:00
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TWELVE-POINT RUN SPARKS BUCCS...
Trailing 52-48 with just over three-minutes left, the Covington Buccaneers used a 12-0 run to advance in the sectional tournament with a 67-59 win over Fairlawn.
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CLOCK TICKS AWAY ON LADY BUCCS' SEASON...
The Covington girls basketball team battle gallantly to overcome a 17-point deficit, but ran out of time in a 56-49 loss to Springfield Central Catholic in the opening round of the sectional tournament.
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BUCCS ENJOY "SENIOR NIGHT"...
The script couldn’t have been written any better for the Covington Buccaneers as they dominated rival Newton 61-46 on a night where the seniors were recognized during the final home game of the season.
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LADY BUCCS FALL TO TROY, 55-42...
The Covington girls dropped a 55-42 contest to Troy on Monday to close out the regular season with a 10-12 record.
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BUCCS GET ONE TO GO THEIR WAY...
The Covington Buccaneers had some frustrating moments on Friday at Tri-Village, but managed to make their own breaks down the stretch in capturing a one point win in "The Battleground".
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CROWELL SPARKS LADY BUCCS ON SENIOR NIGHT...
Covington senior Josie Crowell came up big with clutch shot after clutch shot in a 44-39 win over National Trail on Senior Night.
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BUCCS LOSE ANOTHER CLOSE ONE...
The Covington Buccaneers continue to struggle in close games as Ansonia came to town and handed the Buccs a three point loss.
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"TOUGHNESS" LEADS TO WIN OVER EAST...
Covington’s Morgan Kimmel was bound and determined to play despite a serious ankle injury and the senior not only played, but led the Covington Lady Buccs to a 40-37 win over a very good Miami East team.
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A REASON TO SMILE AFTER OVERTIME WIN...
The Covington Buccaneers had many ups and downs against Brookville on Tuesday, but found a way to capture a much-needed win in overtime, 67-60.
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BUCCS DROP OVERTIME HEARTBREAKER...
The Covington Buccaneers took Fairlawn to the brink, but dropped a heartbreaking 60-59 outcome in overtime on a last second shot by the Jets.
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LADY BUCCS OVERCOME MORE ADVERSITY...
Unfortunate injuries have been a constant battle for the Covington Lady Buccs, but they somehow responded to losing senior Morgan Kimmel with a gritty 36-28 win over Jackson Center.
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AN EFFORT TO BE PROUD OF...
The Covington Lady Buccs dropped a 62-51 contest to a very good Arcanum team, but the effort the girls with a limited number of healthy bodies was something to be extremely proud of.
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BUCCS SURVIVE TO END FIVE-GAME SKID...
It took a fast start and just enough plays at the end for the Covington Buccaneers to hold off a gritty Houston team to end a five-game losing streak with a 48-46 win.
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PLAYIN' FOR A GOOD CAUSE...
Two long-time rivals, the Covington Buccaneers and the Miami East Vikings, battled on the hardwood for a cause bigger than the result - Coaches vs Cancer.
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LADY BUCCS' "BUGABOO" STRIKES AGAIN...
Basketball is about putting the ball in the hole and the Covington Lady Buccs struggled to find their shooting stroke in a 64-47 loss to Bethel.
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LADY BUCCS FALL IN "TRAP" GAME...
The Covington Lady Buccs couldn't find a way to beat the half court trap applied by Russia and the result was a frustrating 41-34 defeat.
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THIS TEAM HAS GUTS...
The Covington Lady Buccs overcame more adversity to capture a fourth straight win by defeating Mississinawa Valley 63-35 on Saturday.
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BUCCS OPEN 2020 IN STYLE...
The Covington Buccaneers received a solid, all-around performance by the entire lineup in a 70-57 win over a gritty and well coached Twin Valley South team on Friday.
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LADY BUCCS TAKE DOWN NEWTON AGAIN...
For the second time in the span of a week, the Covington Lady Buccs defeated rival Newton, 42-29.
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LADY BUCCS DEFEND TOURNAMENT TITLE...
The Covington Lady Buccs won their second straight Buccaneer Holiday Classic championship with a gritty 33-32 win over Milton-Union.
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BUCCS BEAT NEWTON, WILL PLAY THE 'DOGS...
Covington took care of rival Newton 52-38 in the opening round of the Buccaneer Holiday Classic to set up a rematch with the Milton-Union Bulldogs in the championship game on Saturday.
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LADY BUCCS ADVANCE IN HOLIDAY CLASSIC...
Behind a gritty 21-point performance by Morgan Kimmel and stellar efforts from everyone else, the Covington Lady Buccs advanced to the championship game of the second annual Buccaneer Holiday Classic with a 57-45 win over rival Newton.
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FOURTH QUARTER DOOMS THE BUCCS...
Covington held a six-point advantage heading into the final frame, but Arcanum outscored the Buccs 20-9 in the final frame to hand Covington a 49-44 defeat.
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A FRUSTRATING NIGHT FOR THE LADY BUCCS...
Between shots night falling and the inability to contain a premier talent, the Covington Lady Buccs had a frustrating evening in a 66-23 loss to Franklin Monroe.
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STILL WORKING OUT THE KINKS...
The Covington Buccaneers captured a 53-39 win over rival Bradford, but the performance proved there is a lot of work ahead for a basketball team loaded with potential.
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PRESSER'S 28 LEADS BUCCS TO WIN...
Covington senior Kadin Presser took his game to another level by scoring a career high 28 points to lead the Buccaneers to a 56-46 win over Franklin Monroe.
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FINDING THEIR WAY...
The growing process of the Lady Buccs continued on Monday with some positive things to build on even with a 63-56 loss to Greenon.
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DEFENSE! DEFENSE! DEFENSE!
The Covington Lady Buccs put together a stellar defensive effort in capturing their first win of the young season - a 56-22 victory over Tri-County North.
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LADY BUCCS DROP OPENER...
Covington struggled putting the ball in the hole, while Fairlawn’s Lonnie Health dropped in 32 points in handing the Lady Buccs a 61-45 defeat in the season opener.
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2019-20 CHEERLEADERS...
Meet your 2019-20 Covington Cheerleaders.
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2019-20 BUCCANEER BASKETBALL ROSTER...
Meet your 2019-20 Covington Buccaneers.
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2019-20 BUCCS SEASON PREVIEW...
Karl Ratermann takes over at the helm as the Buccaneers look to imporve on back-to-back 5-18 records.
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2019-20 LADY BUCCS ROSTER...
Meet your 2019-20 Covington Lady Buccs varsity and junior varsity basketball teams.
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2019-20 LADY BUCCS PREVIEW...
Covington looks to fill the voids of a talented senior class from a year ago, but first-year coach Brandon Studebaker and the Lady Buccs are determined to carry on the winning tradition.
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MEYER ENDS JOURNEY WHERE IT STARTED...
Jim Meyer's coaching career ends where it started - leading a very successful Covington Lady Buccs basketball program.
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WHITEMAN NAMED D-IV PLAYER OF THE YEAR...
Sammi Whiteman capped an amazing career with the highest individual honor in the state of Ohio as she was named Division IV Player of the Year.
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SAMMI WHITEMAN: A GENERATIONAL PLAYER
Not many athletes come along who have the work ethic, determination, drive and talent to accomplish the things Samantha Whiteman was able achieve in her unbelievable basketball career at Covington High School.
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END OF AN ERA...
The career of Sammi Whiteman, one of the most dynamic players in the history of Covington basketball came to an end on Wednesday in a stunning defeat to Franklin Monroe in the sectional championship game at Brookville High School.
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SAMMI BREAKS THE RECORD...
History was made Wednesday night at Brookville High School as Sammi Whiteman broke Covington's career scoring record of 1,879 points on a three-pointer with former record holder, Lynnette Roeth, and the initial record holder, Judy Miller, on hand to celebrate in this historic accomplishment.
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LADY BUCCS TAKE CARE OF BUSINESS...
Covington opened up the opening round of the sectional tournament as heavy favorites against Tri-County North and was able to take care of business with a convincing 56-19 victory.
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BUCCS SELF DESTRUCT AGAINST NEWTON...
Covington held a ten-point lead heading into the final frame, but an unneccessary technical foul, turnovers and missed shots led to a 49-41 comeback win for the Newton Indians.
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A BIG HOUSTON RUN HURTS BUCCS...
The Covington Buccaneers had the game going their way after an 11-0 run to start the second half, but Houston caught fire to defeat the Buccs 79-65.
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BUCCS GET BIG WIN ON SENIOR NIGHT...
The Covington Buccaneers won their second straight game and it came in the final home game in the careers of seniors Jack Shell, Gray Harshbarger, Chad Yohey and Tyler Fraley.
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SENIORS SHINE IN WIN OVER TROY...
It was "Senior Night" and the performance the Lady Buccs put forth in a 69-28 win over Troy couldn't have been better for the four seniors.
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EFFORT PAYS OFF FOR BUCCS...
The Covington Buccaneers have played hard in every game this year only to suffer some frustrating defeats - but the effort the Bucs gave on Friday finally paid off in a thrilling 51-49 win over Tri-Village.
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LADY BUCCS FIND A WAY...
It wasn't a typical Covington performance, but the Lady Buccs managed to find a way to capture a 64-63 win over National Trail in double-overtime.
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VICTORIA GRABEMAN: AN INSPIRATION!
Covington freshman Victoria Grabeman doesn't think of herself as a special individual, but she is due to her attitude, personality and determination to succeed despite physical limitations.
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LADY BUCCS HAVE A FUN NIGHT...
The Covington Lady Buccs mixed things up on the floor on Monday and the result was a fun night for the entire team in a 69-34 win over Ansonia.
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BUCCS GIVE GRITTY EFFORT IN LOSS...
The Covington Buccaneers responded to every challenge thrown at them by a dynamic Northwestern team, but couldn't get over the hump in a four-point loss.
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BUCCS FALL TO BETHEL IN RIVALRY GAME...
The Covington Buccaneers had problems hanging with long-time rival Bethel in a traditional CCC matchup between two proud programs.
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THE CREAM OF THE CROP...
Covington's Sammi Whiteman (#11) and Miami East's Morgan Haney (#5) put on a show Thursday night as basketball fans were treated to watching two once-in-a-generation players and two great teams go at it on the basketball court.
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BUCCS RUN INTO BUZZSAW...
The Covington Buccaneers couldn't keep pace in an 80-41 loss to a very good Brookville team on Tuesday.
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FAST START LEADS TO 20-POINT WIN...
The Covington Lady Buccs got off to a fast start against Jackson Center and cruised to a twenty-point win to improve to 15-2 on the season.
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A GREAT NIGHT OF BASKETBALL...
In what was a tournament-like atmosphere between two programs who always seem to take each other to the limit in all sports, Covington and Miami East played a thriller in what turned into a narrow 49-47 Buccaneer win.
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LADY BUCCS RISE TO THE CIRCUMSTANCES...
In what has been an emotional week, the Covington Lady Buccs have rallied around a teammate to give her a sense of normalcy on the basketball court. The result was a gratifying win over Bethel on Thursday.
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DEFENSE SPARKS BIG NON-CONFERENCE WIN...
The Covington Lady Buccs rebounded from a tough loss last Thursday with a very impressive win over a highly regarded Russia team, 49-38.
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LADY BUCCS DROP "SMASH-MOUTH" GAME TO PATS...
In the premier CCC game at this point of the season, the Covington Lady Buccs fell short in a physically demanding defensive battle at Tri-Village on Thursday.
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BUCCS LET ONE SLIP AWAY...
A win was within the grasp of the Covington Buccaneers, but turnovers down the stretch cost the Buccs in a 60-56 defeat to Tri-County North.
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LADY BUCCS WIN 600TH GAME AS A PROGRAM...
In what was a fitting way to reach a milestone, the Covington Lady Buccs played a style of basketball that reflects the history of the program in capturing the 600th win in school history by defeating Arcanum 60-50.
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BUCCS REVEAL CHARACTER IN LOSS...
The Covington Buccaneers found themselves outmanned against a superior opponent, but revealed their character by leaving everything they had on the floor in a 65-41 loss to Twin Valley South.
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LADY BUCCS OVERCOME SLOW START...
It wasn't the prettiest of wins, but the Covington Lady Buccs overcame a slows start to pull away from Newton and tip off the new year with a win.
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LADY BUCCS WIN HOLIDAY CLASSIC...
Sammi Whiteman scored a two-day total of 49 points to lead the Covington Lady Buccs to a tournament championship in the inagural Buccaneer Holiday Classic.
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LADY BUCCS ROLL OVER GRAHAM...
The Covington Lady Buccs had their way in a 69-26 win over Graham in the opening round of the Buccaneer Holiday Classic on Friday.
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BUCCS FALL TO GRAHAM IN HOME TOURNAMENT...
A horrid third quarter spelled doom for the Covington Buccaneers as they fell to Graham 63-49 in the inaugural Buccaneer Holiday Classic on Friday.
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LADY BUCCS GET A STATEMENT WIN OVER FM...
Facing their stiffest league test to date, the Covington Lady Buccs put together an impressive performance in a convincing win over Franklin Monroe.
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A COMPLETE TEAM WIN FOR THE LADY BUCCS...
Due to the intense defensive pressure applied by rival Bradford, it took contributions from every player on the floor for the Lady Buccs to pull away for the win.
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BUCCS FALL COLD IN FOURTH QUARTER...
The Covington Buccaneers were right there with Franklin Monroe late in the third quarter, but Ethan Conley took over the game to hand the Buccs an 80-50 defeat.
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LADY BUCCS TOO MUCH FOR MISSISSINAWA...
Behind a 32-point performance by Sammi Whiteman, the Covington Lady Buccs cruised to a 65-33 win over Mississinawa Valley on Tuesday.
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22-0 RUN DOOMS COVINGTON...
The Covington Buccaneers suffered their second loss of the season thanks to a 22-0 run by Versailles in the first half.
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LADY BUCCS HOLD ON TO BEAT TROY CHRISTIAN...
Led by a game-high 25 points from Sammi Whiteman, the Covington Lady Buccs did just enough down the stretch to hold off Troy Christian, 46-43.
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PLAYIN' TEAM BASKETBALL FOR A WIN...
It took an entire team effort for the Covington Buccaneers to defeat a very well coached Mississinawa Valley squad, 53-44 in the CCC opener on Friday in front of a home crowd.
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BALANCED SCORING IN WIN...
Three Lady Buccs scored in double figures and all but one found the scoring column in a 66-34 win over Twin Valley South on Monday.
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VERSAILLES TOO MUCH FOR LADY BUCCS...
Versailles handed Covington its first loss of the season thanks to a very talented and deep roster.
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A GRITTY WIN...
Shots weren't falling, but that didn't prevent the Covington Lady Buccs from capturing a 43-16 win over Tri-County North thanks to a smothering defensive effort.
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WHITEMAN COMMITS TO TREVECCA NAZARENE...
Talent, determination, character and faith led to Samantha Whiteman planning to attend to Trevecca Nazarene University after her amazing high school basketball career concludes at Covington High School.
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FAST START SPARKS IMPRESSIVE WIN...
Behind a smothering defense, the Covington Lady Buccs got out to a fast start and cruised to a 62-36 win over Fairlawn.
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LADY BUCCS OPEN WITH IMPRESSIVE WIN...
After a slow start, the Covington Lady Buccs pulled away with an impressive season-opening victory over a gritty Houston team on Friday.
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2018-19 BUCCS HOOPS PREVIEW...
The Covington Buccaneers aspire to improve on last season's 5-18 record and make some noise in the post-season tournament.
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2018-19 BUCCS BASKETBALL ROSTER...
Meet the 2018-19 Covington Buccaneers basketball team.
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2018-19 LADY BUCCS BASKETBALL PREVIEW...
The Covington Lady Buccs have high aspirations for another great season with a talented group of players returning from a year ago.
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2018-19 LADY BUCCS BASKETBALL ROSTER...
Meet the 2018-19 Covington Lady Buccs basketball team.
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2018-19 COVINGTON CHEERLEADERS...
Meet the 2018-19 Covington cheerleading squads.
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