Vermont High School Basketball - Essex tops SpauldingFebruary 4, 2019: Essex Junction, VT 05452
Essex Hornets (Essex Junction, VT) backers were pleased Monday as they saw their basketball squad knock off the visiting Spaulding Crimson Tide (Barre, VT), 58-43 in a league bout.
With the victory, Essex upgrades its record to 8-7 on the campaign. The Hornets host South Burlington (South Burlington, VT) to play the Wolves in a non-league bout on Thursday, February 7. The Wolves come into the bout with a record of 2-13. South Burlington lost 47-39 in their recent non-league bout against Bellows Free Academy (St. Albans, VT)
Next up, the Crimson Tide play the Burlington Seahorses (Burlington, VT) in a Metro bout, on Thursday, February 7. Spaulding will attempt to upgrade on its 1-14 season record. The Seahorses come into the bout with a 5-10 record after their 72-29 league loss to St. Johnsbury Academy (St. Johnsbury, VT).