Battle of Green Mountain State: Harwood Highlanders Descend on Spaulding Crimson Tide
The hardwood heats up in Vermont on Wednesday evening as the Spaulding Crimson Tide (2-14) host the Harwood Highlanders (12-4) in a non-conference clash. Tip-off at Spaulding High School is set for 7:00 PM, promising a battle between teams with contrasting records and motivations.
What it is: Vermont High School Basketball
Matchup: Spaulding Crimson Tide vs Harwood Highlanders
Time: Wednesday, February 7, 2024, at 7:00PM
Locations: Spaulding, (VT)
Game type: home non-conference game
Live Stream: Watch here
Highlanders Aiming High: Ranked 15th in the state and 4th in their division, the Harwood Highlanders are a force to be reckoned with. Led by the dynamic scoring duo of Lucas Tremblay and Sarah Davis, they average 72 points per game and boast a balanced attack. A win tonight would solidify their playoff push and extend their current winning streak.
Crimson Tide Seeking Redemption: The Spaulding Crimson Tide face an uphill battle, sitting at 2-14 and ranked 48th in the state (15th in their division). Despite their struggles, they’ve shown flashes of potential, with guard Emily Chen providing scoring spark and forward David Cohen dominating the boards. A victory against a ranked opponent would be a monumental upset and a much-needed confidence boost for the young squad.
Lucas Tremblay vs. Spaulding’s Backcourt: Can the Crimson Tide contain Tremblay’s scoring prowess? Their defensive strategy will be crucial in slowing down the Highlanders’ offense.
Sarah Davis vs. Spaulding’s Interior Defense: Will Davis dominate the paint against the Crimson Tide’s big players? This battle for paint control will be a major factor.
Harwood’s Depth vs. Spaulding’s Home Court Advantage: Can the Highlanders’ bench maintain their scoring and defensive contributions, or will the Crimson Tide capitalize on their home court energy and familiarity?
While Harwood seems favored on paper, the recent close encounter between these teams (Harwood narrowly won 51-46 on January 13th) suggests a potentially tight game.
This game could be a turning point for Spaulding. A win against a ranked opponent could ignite their season and inspire hope for the remaining schedule.
Unfortunately, the specific platform for watching the game isn’t mentioned. Check the websites or social media pages of both schools for more information on live streaming or local radio broadcasts.
Don’t miss this intriguing Vermont high school basketball matchup! Will the Harwood Highlanders maintain their winning streak or will the Spaulding Crimson Tide pull off a thrilling upset on home court? Tune in and witness the battle for redemption and momentum!