“Who Are These Guys?”: Waggener
“Tis best to weigh the enemy more mighty than he seems.” -Bill Shakespeare
The Tiger Basketball team opens up the 7th Region Tournament Tuesday night vs. Waggener in a rematch from last year’s opening round. Waggener defeated the Tigers in overtime 91-89 at St. X in a thriller. Get ready for the game by getting to know Waggener a little better.
School Colors: Red and White
Location: 330 S Hubbards Ln, Louisville, KY 40207
Notable People Associated with Waggener:
Paul Long – Long was drafted with the second pick in the fifth round of the 1967 NBA Draft by the Detroit Pistons. Long also played for the Kentucky Colonels during his four year career.
Coach: Bryan O’Neill, Sr.
Top players: #15 Isiah Knight – G, #14 Jaalam Hill – G/F
This year: 15-12 overall and 9-6 in Region 7 games
Last Game: Lost to Trinnity 44-46
Similar Opponents: St. X and Waggener played 10 similar teams with St. X going 8-4 in those game and Waggener going 8-7.