The Colchester Lakers girls’ varsity basketball team suffered a hard loss at the hands of the Essex Hornets. The 48-28 loss added to a three game losing streak that the Lakers were able to break in their next game, making a statement and beating Spaulding by a 15 points. The girls take a their 1-4 record into the new year, facing Milton and Rutland this week to start off 2019.

Photos by Kyle St. Peter for the Colchester Sun.