Boys Basketball Preview: Despite upheaval, Cougars ready for deep run in the playoffs
November 30, 2017
Following the graduation of seven varsity players and the unexpected resignation of head coach Preston Hardy, there isn’t much resemblance between the Niwot team that exited the court after a playoff loss to Elizabeth last February and the one poised to take the court against Frederick on Wednesday night. But that’s just at a glance, according to new interim head coach Eric Hejl. Behind the new faces, most of the framework supporting last year’s memorable season is still intact.
“We had a lot of really good things going in terms of the culture of the program, and some of the more b...