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The Colonia (NJ) varsity basketball team lost Thursday's neutral non-conference game against Sparta (NJ) by a score of 44-20.

Game Details: TBA

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Sparta----44
Colonia----20
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Game Story

New Jersey High School Basketball - Sparta crushes Colonia

February 16, 2017: Sparta, NJ 07871

Sparta Spartans (Sparta, NJ) backers were in high spirits Thursday as they witnessed their basketball squad bounce the visiting Colonia Patriots (Colonia, NJ), 44-20 in a non-league bout.

With the win, Sparta upgrades its record to 13-9 on the season. The Spartans host Pope John XXIII (Sparta, NJ) to play the in a Northwest Jersey - National bout on Tuesday, February 21. The go into the bout with a record of 17-7. Pope John XXIII won 56-36 in their recent non-league bout against Parsippany Hills (Parsippany, NJ)

Next up, the Patriots play the Ridge Red Devil (Basking Ridge, NJ) in a non-league bout, on Tuesday, February 21. Colonia will attempt to upgrade on its 10-14 season record. The Red Devil go into the bout with a 8-13 record after their 42-39 non-league win over Bernards (Bernardsville, NJ).

Rankings & Records

Sparta (16-17)

NationalNJDiv.
3,929919
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
15-118-68-35-52-3.577.5711,051985

Colonia (16-17)

NationalNJDiv.
11,99827514
OverallLeagueHomeAwayNeutralWin %League %PFPA
10-174-95-74-81-2.370.3088531,180

Team Scoring Averages

Q1Q2Q3Q4Final
Sparta
7.311.59.08.340.4
Colonia
7.08.012.016.031.6

Common Opponents

SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.SchoolCommon Opp. Rec.
Sparta1-0Colonia1-1
DateAwayHomeResultDateAwayHomeResult
12/6/16SpartaRidge2/21/17ColoniaRidge(L) 61-33
12/8/16SpartaRidge
1/28/17VernonSparta(W) 52-1312/17/16ColoniaVernon
1/29/17VernonSparta1/26/17ColoniaVernon(W) 39-15
1/26/17ColoniaVernon

Record Breakdown

Sparta (16-17)

Colonia (16-17)

15-11
Overall
10-17
8-6
League
4-9
6-4
Non-League
6-7
1-0
Head to Head
0-1
1-0
Common Opponent
1-1
8-3
Home
5-7
5-5
Away
4-8
2-3
Neutral
1-2
1-1
Playoff
0-1
15-11
In-State
10-17
0-0
Out-of-State
0-0