Rhode Island High School Basketball - Johnston can't hold off La Salle AcademyFebruary 28, 2019: Johnston, RI 02919
The Johnston Panthers basketball team (Johnston, RI), was nudged 42-39 in Thursday's non-league battle with the visiting La Salle Academy Rams (Providence, RI)
The Rams now possess a 19-2 record. They put it on the line next when they host Johnston for a Division I - A battle on Thursday, February 28. La Salle Academy will battle a Panthers team coming off a 61-60 non-league win over Barrington (Barrington, RI). The Panthers record now stands at 17-5.
The Panthers (17-6) will now prepare for their battle against La Salle Academy (Providence, RI). The Rams come into the Division I - A battle with a 18-2 record. In their last battle, La Salle Academy edged North Kingstown (North Kingstown, RI), 51-34, in a non-league battle.