Rhode Island High School Basketball - Johnston edges East GreenwichFebruary 19, 2020: Johnston, RI 02919
The Johnston Panthers (Johnston, RI) basketball nipped the visiting East Greenwich Avengers (East Greenwich, RI), 68-65 in Wednesday's non-league test.
The Panthers (9-8) will now prepare for their test against Smithfield (Esmond, RI). The Sentinels go into the non-league test with a 4-12 record. In their last test, Smithfield got by East Providence (East Providence, RI), 46-39, in a non-league test.
The Avengers now own a 11-8 record. They play next when they host La Salle Academy for a non-league battle on Friday, February 21. East Greenwich will battle a Rams team coming off a 41-39 non-league win over Barrington (Barrington, RI). The Rams record now stands at 15-2.