Connecticut High School Basketball - Deerfield Academy succumbs to TaftFebruary 9, 2011: Watertown, CT 06795
The Taft Big Red topped the visiting Deerfield Academy Big Green basketball team by a final score of 55-45 in Wednesday's non-league game.
In their next game, the Big Red face the Salisbury School Crimson Knights (Salisbury, CT) in a non-league game, on Friday, February 11. Taft will attempt to move on its 6-10 season record. The Crimson Knights enter the game with a 16-2 record after their 88-48 non-league win over Gunnery (Washington, CT).
With the defeat, Deerfield Academy moves to 3-9 on the year. The Big green travel to Phillips Exeter Academy (Exeter, NH) to face the Lions in a non-league game on Saturday, February 12. The Lions enter the game with a record of 5-5. Phillips Exeter Academy lost 66-38 in their recent league game against Worcester Academy (Worcester, MA)