Vermont High School Basketball - Essex fells South BurlingtonJanuary 8, 2019: South Burlington, VT 05403
Essex Hornets (Essex Junction, VT) backers were in high spirits Tuesday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the host South Burlington Wolves (South Burlington, VT), 40-23 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Essex upgrades its record to 5-3 on the season. The Hornets travel to Spaulding (Barre, VT) to play the Crimson Tide in a Metro bout on Friday, January 11. The Crimson Tide go into the bout with a record of 0-7. Spaulding lost 46-41 in their recent non-league bout against Mt. Mansfield (Jericho, VT)
Next up, the Wolves play the Bellows Free Academy Bobwhites (St. Albans, VT) in a non-league bout, on Friday, January 11. South Burlington will attempt to upgrade on its 2-5 season record. The Bobwhites go into the bout with a 7-1 record after their 52-20 league win over Burlington (Burlington, VT).