Rhode Island High School Basketball - Mt. Hope fells JohnstonJanuary 17, 2019: Johnston, RI 02919
Mt. Hope Huskies (Bristol, RI) backers were in high spirits Thursday as they witnessed their basketball squad thwart the host Johnston Panthers (Johnston, RI), 66-55 in a non-league bout.
With the win, Mt. Hope upgrades its record to 9-2 on the season. The Huskies travel to Somerset Berkley Regional (Somerset, MA) to play the Raiders in a non-league bout on Monday, January 21. The Raiders go into the bout with a record of 4-5. Somerset Berkley Regional lost 63-47 in their recent league bout against Greater New Bedford RVT (New Bedford, MA)
Next up, the Panthers play the Scituate Spartans (North Scituate, RI) in a non-league bout, on Wednesday, January 23. Johnston will attempt to upgrade on its 5-6 season record. The Spartans go into the bout with a 2-7 record after their 44-37 league loss to Mount St. Charles Academy (Woonsocket, RI).