Florida High School Basketball - St. John Paul II Academy thwarted by Pine CrestJanuary 17, 2019: Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334
The St. John Paul II Academy Eagles basketball team (Boca Raton, FL), was toppled 59-49 in Thursday's non-league battle with the host Pine Crest Panthers (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
The Panthers now possess a 12-5 record. They put it on the line next when they host Chaminade-Madonna for a 5A District 13 battle on Tuesday, January 22. Pine Crest will confront a Lions team coming off a 84-78 non-league win over American Heritage (Plantation, FL). The Lions record now stands at 13-3.
The Eagles (6-5) will now prepare for their battle against Coral Springs Charter (Coral Springs, FL). The Panthers come into the non-league battle with a 14-6 record. In their last battle, Coral Springs Charter beat Norland (Miami, FL), 52-40, in a non-league battle.