Vermont High School Basketball - Rutland nips EssexDecember 8, 2018: Rutland, VT 05701
Rutland Raiders (Rutland, VT) backers were pleased Saturday as they saw their basketball squad hold off the visiting Essex Hornets (Essex Junction, VT), 47-46 in a non-league bout.
With the victory, Rutland upgrades its record to 1-0 on the campaign. The Raiders travel to Rice Memorial (South Burlington, VT) to play the Green Knights in a non-league bout on Tuesday, December 18. The Green Knights come into the bout with a record of 1-0.
Next up, the Hornets play the Milton Yellowjackets (Milton, VT) in a non-league bout, on Tuesday, December 11. Essex will attempt to upgrade on its 0-1 season record.