Vermont High School Basketball - Essex nudges SpauldingJanuary 11, 2019: Barre, VT 05641
Essex Hornets (Essex Junction, VT) backers were in high spirits Friday as they witnessed their basketball squad tip the host Spaulding Crimson Tide (Barre, VT), 44-39 in a league bout.
With the win, Essex upgrades its record to 6-3 on the season. The Hornets host St. Johnsbury Academy (St. Johnsbury, VT) to clash with the Hilltoppers in a Metro bout on Thursday, January 17. The Hilltoppers go into the bout with a record of 8-1. St. Johnsbury Academy won 56-16 in their recent league bout against Burlington (Burlington, VT)
Next up, the Crimson Tide clash with the Burlington Seahorses (Burlington, VT) in a Metro bout, on Monday, January 14. Spaulding will attempt to upgrade on its 0-8 season record. The Seahorses go into the bout with a 3-5 record after their 56-16 league loss to St. Johnsbury Academy (St. Johnsbury, VT).