Vermont High School Basketball - Essex overwhelmed by St. Johnsbury AcademyJanuary 17, 2019: Essex Junction, VT 05452
The St. Johnsbury Academy Hilltoppers basketball team scored 56 points and restricted the host Essex Hornets to 24 in the Hilltoppers league victory on Thursday.
The Hilltoppers now sport a 9-1 record. They put it on the line next when they host Rice Memorial for a Metro contest on Monday, January 21. St. Johnsbury Academy will battle a Green Knights team coming off a 54-36 non-league win over South Burlington (South Burlington, VT). The Green Knights record now stands at 7-3.
The Hornets (6-4) will now prepare for their contest against Burlington (Burlington, VT). The Seahorses come into the Metro contest with a 4-5 record.