“Our defense was great tonight,” he said. “We had our starting point guard not play and we had other guys step up.”
Cody Owen led the way for the Warriors with 12 points, and Hipsher and Chris Seifert added eight points each.
Hayden Suter paced the Cadets with 11 points, while Daljot Bajwa and Zac Butler chipped in six each.
Cascade will try to rebound from the loss when they battle South Putnam Dec. 7 and then play Danville the following night at Banker’s Life Fieldhouse.
Covenant will look to build on its momentum when the team faces Park Tudor Dec. 8.