Louisiana High School Basketball - Jesuit nips Chalmette
(January 17, 2012: New Orleans, LA 70119) Fans at Tuesday's league challenge between the Jesuit Bluejays (New Orleans, LA) and the visiting Chalmette Owls (Chalmette, LA), saw Jesuit's basketball squad hold off Chalmette by a score of 54-53.
With the victory, Jesuit improves its record to 10-9 on the campaign. The Bluejays travel to Brother Martin (New Orleans, LA) to battle the Crusaders in a 5A District 9 challenge on Friday, January 20. The Crusaders come into the challenge with a record of 9-10. Brother Martin won 52-43 in their recent league challenge against Archbishop Rummel (Metairie, LA)
Next up, the Owls battle the West Jefferson Buccaneers (Harvey, LA) in a 5A District 9 challenge, on Friday, January 20. Chalmette will attempt to improve on its 10-13 season record. The Buccaneers come into the challenge with a 6-11 record after their 71-32 league win over King (Metairie, LA).