The Blue Devil boys basketball team has had an up and down couple of weeks.
On Feb. 11, they hosted the Rams of Old Saybrook and held on to win, 51-42.
Devin Rodrigue led Coginchaug with 16 points, and was the leading rebounder, with seven. Cam Powers contributed nine points and four assists.
Next up, the Devils traveled to the Panthers of Cromwell for a Valentine’s Day match up. Cromwell had no presents for the Devils, however, as they led from the start, coming away with a 62-41 victory.
Conor Doyle led Coginchaug with 12 points, and Cam Powers added 10.
Feb. 19, Coginchaug hosted the Huskies of Morgan, and in a high-scoring affair, outlasted the visitors 73-63.
Devin Rodrigue was dynamite for the Devils, dropping in 28 points. Conor Doyle added 12 and Cam Powers 11 points for the victors.
Coginchaug visited the Rams of Old Saybrook on Feb. 20 and the Rams prevailed 56-43, avenging an early season loss.
Cam Powers was the only double digit scorer for the Devils, with 14, and also led the team in assists (4).
On Feb. 22, Coginchaug traveled to Killingworth to take on the Cougars of H-K.
Devin Rodrigue had back-to-back buckets in the fourth quarter, the second of which gave Coginchaug the lead for good. In the final minute, Conor Doyle hit both ends of a one-and-one opportunity to ice the game, as the Devils held on for a 44-41 victory.
Rodrigue led the Devils with 13 points and 10 rebounds for a double-double. Zach Terrill added nine points, Doyle eight, Cam Powers seven, Alex Markoski five and Jack Granger two.
At press time, Coginchaug owned a record of 10-8 and was 9-8 in the Shoreline Conference.