Florida High School Basketball - Nease trounces MenendezJanuary 23, 2018: St. Augustine, FL 32086
The Nease Panthers (Ponte Vedra, FL) basketball crushed the host Menendez Falcons (St. Augustine, FL), 43-9 in Tuesday's non-league test.
The Panthers (18-3) will now prepare for their test against Bartram Trail (St. Johns, FL). The Bears go into the non-league test with a 12-8 record. In their last test, Bartram Trail walloped St. Augustine (St. Augustine, FL), 53-42, in a non-league test.
The Falcons now own a 12-5 record. They play next when they travel to St. Augustine for a non-league test on Thursday, January 25. Menendez will encounter a Yellow Jackets squad coming off a 53-42 non-league loss to Bartram Trail (St. Johns, FL). The Yellow Jackets record now stands at 9-7.
Unexpectedly, Menendez came out with stall tactics to shorten the game and slow down the vaunted Panther offense. Nease still managed to score with relative ease on their offensive possessions and led 7-2 after one quarter of play.