Maryland High School Basketball - St. John's tops Paint BranchDecember 27, 2018: Burtonsville, MD 20866
Fans at Thursday's non-league challenge between the St. John's Cadets (Washington, DC) and the host Paint Branch Panthers (Burtonsville, MD), saw St. John's's basketball squad knock off Paint Branch by a count of 72-57.
With the victory, St. John's upgrades its record to 12-1 on the campaign. The Cadets travel to Georgetown Visitation Prep (Washington, DC) to play the Cubs in a non-league challenge on Wednesday, January 2. The Cubs come into the challenge with a record of 6-1. Georgetown Visitation Prep won 56-19 in their recent non-league challenge against Anacostia (Washington, DC)
Next up, the Panthers play the Kennedy Cavaliers (Silver Spring, MD) in a Montgomery County - 4A East challenge, on Wednesday, January 2. Paint Branch will attempt to upgrade on its 5-1 season record. The Cavaliers come into the challenge with a 1-3 record after their 60-23 non-league loss to Takoma Academy (Takoma Park, MD).