Washington, DC High School Basketball - DeMatha edges St. John'sFebruary 12, 2019: Washington, DC 20015
The DeMatha Stags (Hyattsville, MD) basketball nipped the host St. John's Cadets (Washington, DC), 69-63 in Tuesday's league test.
The Stags (24-3) will now prepare for their test against Bishop McNamara (Forestville, MD). The Mustangs go into the Washington Catholic test with a 19-9 record. In their last test, Bishop McNamara got by St. Mary's Ryken (Leonardtown, MD), 55-45, in a league test.
The Cadets now own a 20-7 record. They play next when they host Bishop O'Connell for a VISAA Division 1 test on Friday, February 15. St. John's will encounter a Knights squad coming off a 69-57 league win over Bishop Ireton (Alexandria, VA). The Knights record now stands at 19-8.