New York High School Basketball - Jefferson thwarts Xaverian
(February 18, 2012: Brooklyn, NY 11209) The Jefferson Orange Wave (Brooklyn, NY) basketball were winner over the host Xaverian Clippers (Brooklyn, NY), 73-64 in Saturday's non-league contest.
The Orange Wave now sport a 18-5 record. They play next when they host Robeson Business Tech for a non-league contest on Wednesday, February 29. Jefferson will meet a Eagles team coming off a 41-40 non-league win over Lehman (Bronx, NY). The Eagles record now stands at 6-13.
The Clippers (6-7) will now prepare for their contest against St. Francis (Athol Springs, NY). The Red Raiders come into the non-league contest with a 5-8 record. In their last contest, St. Francis beat St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute (Buffalo, NY), 51-50, in a league contest.