Covenant boys beat Fuqua

Covenant’s boys basketball team jumped out to a big lead early and cruised past Fuqua Wednesday night.


The Eagles rolled 56-29 over Fuqua after build a 17-4 advantage in the first quarter. The Eagles led 28-16 at the. break and then went on another solid run in the third to build a 42-24 lead going into the fourth.


The Eagles’ Jackson Coppock put together a big night, posting a double double with 18 points and 10 rebounds as well as three assists, two steals and a block. Karsten Graham also stepped up in a big way with 15 points and three assists.


Covenant faces Roanoke Catholic Thursday at 3 p.m. at Fuqua.