On Tuesday, January 12 Turpin (5-7) fell to the Hughes Big Red (3-9) 72-58 at Klinger Court. The shorthanded Spartans ran out of gas in the up-tempo contest, and Hughes pulled away late in the game.
On Friday, January 8 the Kings Knights (7-4, 5-2 ECC) knocked off Turpin (5-6, 2-5 ECC) at Klinger Court. For the second game in a row the Spartans had trouble scoring in the first half and trailed by double digits at halftime.
On the strength of a dominant first half, the Milford Eagles (7-4, 4-2 ECC) defeated Turpin (5-5, 2-4 ECC) 75-54 on Tuesday, January 5 at Milford. The Eagles ran out to a 41-13 halftime lead and never looked back.
The Turpin Spartans (5-4) defeated the Amelia Barons (6-3) 54-47 at Amelia on Saturday, January 2. The Spartans have now won four of their last five games to climb over the .500 mark for the first time since the season opener.