Florida High School Basketball - Escambia Charter edges St. John Paul IIDecember 20, 2016: Gonzalez, FL 32560
In Tuesday's league outing, the Escambia Charter Bulldogs (Gonzalez, FL) basketball squad nipped the visiting St. John Paul II Panthers (Tallahassee, FL), by a margin of 61-59.
The Bulldogs (5-4) will now prepare for their outing against Pensacola Christian (Pensacola, FL). The Warriors go into the 3A District 1 match with a 6-4 record. In their last match, Pensacola Christian was nipped by Central (Milton, FL), 62-61, in a non-league match.
With the defeat, St. John Paul II moves to 8-3 on the year. The Panthers travel to St. Francis Catholic (Gainesville, FL) to meet the Wolves in a non-league match on Thursday, December 29. The Wolves enter the match with a record of 7-4. St. Francis Catholic lost 62-55 in their recent non-league match against Champagnat Catholic (Hialeah, FL)