Charlottesville, VA – Get ready for a rematch brimming with history and rivalry as the Miller School of Albemarle Mavericks, ranked #5 in the state, welcome the #4 Georgetown Prep Little Hoyas to their home turf (well, sort of) for a neutral non-conference showdown. Tip-off is set for Sunday, January 21st, at 2:00 PM at South Lakes High School, promising a battle for regional bragging rights and a potential turning point in both teams’ seasons.
What it is: Virginia High School Basketball
Matchup: Miller School of Albemarle Mavericks vs Georgetown Prep Little Hoyas
Time: Sunday, January 21, 2024 at 2:00 PM
Locations: Miller School of Albemarle, VA
Game type: Neutral non-conference game
Game Details: @ South Lakes High School
Live Stream: Watch here
The Miller School of Albemarle Mavericks, boasting a 12-3 record, come into this game eager to rewrite history. They last fell to Georgetown Prep in April 2014, and playing on familiar territory, albeit not their actual home court, gives them an additional edge. Senior forward James Brown and junior guard Isaiah Jackson will lead the offensive charge, hoping to break the Hoyas’ defense and secure a home-field (figuratively speaking) victory.
The Georgetown Prep Little Hoyas, sporting an impressive 13-2 record, carry the aura of champions into this encounter. Their high-powered offense, fueled by the scoring prowess of junior guard Nijel Howard and the inside-out versatility of senior forward Andrew Jones, has been tearing through defenses all season. The Hoyas will look to maintain their dominance and prove their superiority over their Virginia rivals.
This isn’t just another game; it’s a clash of titans with a strong dose of history. These two programs have faced off numerous times, forging a fierce rivalry that fuels the passion of their fans. Expect the stands at South Lakes to be electric, with both sides cheering on their teams with unyielding fervor.
This game has the potential to be a turning point for both teams. A win for Miller School of Albemarle could propel them to the top of the state rankings, while a victory for Georgetown Prep would solidify their position as a dominant force in the region. Regardless of the outcome, one thing is certain: this clash will be a nail-biter filled with intensity, athleticism, and heart.
With high stakes, skilled players, and a charged atmosphere, the Miller School of Albemarle vs Georgetown Prep matchup is a must-watch for any basketball fan. Whether you’re rooting for the home-standing Mavericks or the favored Little Hoyas, be sure to tune in and witness a classic rivalry unfold on neutral ground.
So, grab your jerseys, wear your school colors, and get ready for a Sunday afternoon spectacle that promises to be an instant classic!