Vermont High School Basketball - St. Johnsbury Academy overwhelms EssexFebruary 11, 2019: St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
Fans at Monday's league challenge between the St. Johnsbury Academy Hilltoppers (St. Johnsbury, VT) and the visiting Essex Hornets (Essex Junction, VT), saw St. Johnsbury Academy's basketball squad wallop Essex by a tally of 51-25.
With the victory, St. Johnsbury Academy improves its record to 15-1 on the campaign. The Hilltoppers travel to Rice Memorial (South Burlington, VT) to confront the Green Knights in a Metro challenge on Thursday, February 14. The Green Knights come into the challenge with a record of 11-6. Rice Memorial won 49-32 in their recent non-league challenge against South Burlington (South Burlington, VT)
Next up, the Hornets confront the Burlington Seahorses (Burlington, VT) in a Metro challenge, on Thursday, February 14. Essex will attempt to improve on its 9-8 season record. The Seahorses come into the challenge with a 6-11 record after their 51-28 league loss to Bellows Free Academy (St. Albans, VT).