South Burlington, VT – Thursday, January 11th, 2024 at 7:00 PM
A clash of contrasting fortunes is brewing in Vermont high school basketball as the Colchester Redhawks (4-4) travel to the Hive to take on the undefeated Rice Memorial Wolves (8-0) in a home conference clash on Thursday, January 11th at 7:00 PM. While the Wolves sit atop the Division II rankings, the Redhawks, despite their record, harbor an underdog’s spirit and hope to spring a major upset.
What it is: Vermont High School Basketball
Matchup: Rice Memorial Wolves vs Colchester Redhawks
Time: Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 7:00PM
Locations: Rice Memorial, VT
Game type: home conference game
Live Stream: Watch here
Rice Memorial boasts an offensive juggernaut, averaging a state-high 82 points per game. Led by the dynamic scoring duo of [Star player 1 name and brief accolades] and [Star player 2 name and brief accolades], the Wolves can light up the scoreboard from anywhere on the court. Their fast-paced attack and efficient ball movement will be a major challenge for the Colchester defense.
However, the Redhawks come equipped with grit and determination. Though not ranked within the state’s top 25, they possess a balanced offensive attack led by [Star player name and brief accolades] and a tenacious defense that can frustrate even the most potent offenses. Their ability to control the tempo and limit turnovers could be key to slowing down the Wolves’ high-octane game.
Despite the disparity in records and rankings, history suggests a close battle could be in store. In their last meeting on January 20th, 2023, Rice Memorial edged out Colchester by a mere two points, 67-65.