Massachusetts High School Basketball - Melrose thwarted by BurlingtonFebruary 7, 2020: Melrose, MA 02176
The Melrose Red Raiders basketball team (Melrose, MA), was toppled 48-34 in Friday's league battle with the visiting Burlington Red Devils (Burlington, MA)
The Red Devils now possess a 12-6 record. They put it on the line next when they travel to Belmont for a Middlesex battle on Tuesday, February 11. Burlington will confront a Marauders team coming off a 58-43 league win over Arlington (Arlington, MA). The Marauders record now stands at 10-6.
With the defeat, Melrose moves to 5-14 on the year. The Red raiders travel to Lexington (Lexington, MA) to face the Minutemen in a Middlesex game on Tuesday, February 11. The Minutemen enter the game with a record of 11-6. Lexington won 56-51 in their recent league game against Reading Memorial (Reading, MA)