On Friday, December 19 the Turpin Spartan JV squad (3-3, 2-1 ECC) shook off a rough shooting first half, and blew out the Glen Este Trojans 58-38.
On Tuesday, December 16, the Turpin JV (2-3, 1-1, ECC) defeated the Loveland Tigers 60-46 thanks to strong second half play.
On Tuesday, December 9, the LaSalle Lancers defeated the Turpin JV (1-2) 63-55 at Klinger Court. The Spartans took a 28-27 lead into halftime, but LaSalle pulled away in the third quarter and Turpin could not quite catch up.
On Friday, December 5, the Turpin JV fell to St. Xavier on the road 62-38. The Spartans came out tight in the season opener, and quickly fell behind 10-0 after several turnovers and missed shots.
On Friday, December 12, the Turpin Spartan JV (1-3, 0-1 ECC) fell to the Walnut Hills Eagles 49-45.
After a tough outing versus St. Xavier the night before, the Turpin JV (1-1) jumped on Mariemont from the opening tip and ran away with an 87-33 victory Saturday, December 6 at Klinger Court.
Turpin JV boys basketball team (ECC 4-8, Overall 5-15) had a long, tough season. The first quarter action started off with a Loveland 7-3 run in the first two minutes of the game. Luke Gonos had the answer to the Loveland 7-3 run and went on a 6-0 run himself, from the 4:45 mark to the 3:05 mark to give Turpin the lead at 9-7. Along with baskets by Baker and Grotton, Turpin was able to cut the lead to two, until Loveland knocked down a three point shot at the buzzer. Turpin 13, Loveland 18.