Schools face off on basketball court

The Island junior high basketball season got underway this week with three contests.

The Edgartown School girls traveled to Tisbury, Tuesday and tamed the Tigers 33-12. Erin Hill led the Eagles with 15 points. Samantha Hargy and Erin Hegarty chipped in six each.

Mya Houston was the top Tiger on the scoresheet with 8 points.

The Tisbury boys evened things up at the Edgartown School when the Tigers beat the Eagles 48-34. Spencer Schofield had nine points for Edgartown, followed by Matt Davies with eight, and Kevin Cleary with six.

In the late game, yesterday afternoon, The Oak Bluffs girls traveled to West Tisbury to take on the Hawks.