Southview hosted Start and St. Francis took on Bowsher at a holiday basketball tournament hosted December 27, 2016, by the Sylvania school. St. Francis downed Bowsher 77-52 while Southview beat Start 71-58.
Defending City League champion Bowsher held a two-point lead at the start of the fourth quarter before its depth and experience took over in a 78-73 home win against Rogers on Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016.
Defending City League champion Bowsher tipped off the season with an emphatic 70-39 boys basketball win over Springfield on Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016. The Rebels were paced by Darryl Robinson’s game-high 17 points.
Bowsher made short work of the host Start Spartans, taking a 25-16, 25-16, 25-10 victory in just 65 minutes on Wednesday, Oct. 12, 2016, giving the Rebels their fourth City League volleyball championship in five years.