This Saturday, December 30th, prepare for a Virginia vs. Washington D.C. showdown on the hardwood as the St. John’s Cadets (10-2), ranked 6th in the state and 3rd in their division, travel south to challenge the John Marshall Justices (9-2), who are the top-ranked team in their division and boast home-court advantage in the Chick-Fil-A Classic at River Bluff High School. Tip-off is set for 3:50 PM, and both teams are hungry to prove their mettle and emerge victorious in this highly anticipated clash.
What it is: Virginia High School Basketball
Matchup: John Marshall Justices vs St. John’s Cadets
Time: Saturday, December 30, 2023 at 3:50 PM
Locations: John Marshall, VA
Game details: Chick-Fil-A Classic @ River Bluff HS (SC)
Game type: home tournament game
Live Stream: Watch here
The St. John’s Cadets come into this matchup riding a wave of momentum. Their two losses this season have come against nationally ranked opponents, showcasing their ability to compete with the best. They boast a potent offense led by a sharpshooting guard and a skilled forward, making them a threat from any distance on the court.
The John Marshall Justices, however, are no slouches on their home turf. They’ve dominated their competition so far this season, with their only two losses coming against equally ranked opponents. Their defense is a brick wall, and their opportunistic offense can exploit any weaknesses in the opposing team’s defense.
While the state rankings may favor St. John’s, John Marshall’s home-court advantage and impressive defensive prowess create an intriguing dynamic. This game promises to be a battle of wills, with both teams refusing to back down. Expect a fast-paced matchup with plenty of lead changes, defensive intensity, and electrifying plays.
So, mark your calendars and clear your schedules, because this is a high school basketball game you won’t want to miss. Come down to River Bluff High School on Saturday, December 30th, at 3:50 PM and witness the St. John’s Cadets vs. John Marshall Justices battle it out for Chick-Fil-A Classic glory. It’s a clash of titans that promises to be an unforgettable spectacle!