Essex High School

School information

Location: Essex Junction
Enrollment: 1300
Nickname: Hornets
Colors: Blue and Gold

Coach

Head coach: David Rome
Year as coach: 4th at Essex, 24th overall
State tournament record at Essex: 57-16-1
State tournament record overall: 212-84-1

Team Information

Region: Chittenden
State Championships: 8 (1995, 2002, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017, 2018)
Medlar Cups: 1 (2012)

2018-2019 Results

Overall A team record: 32-11
Overall B team record: 18-8
Overall C team record: 11-11-1

Vermont State Tournament
A Team:
11-4
EHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity: 3-2
445 Mt. Mansfield 30
195 Rice Memorial 165
265 Burlington 240
245 South Burlington A 310
215 Champlain Valley A 340
Addison Regional Varsity: 5-0
295 Burlington A 270
295 Middlebury A 175
360 BFA-St. Albans 90
405 Spaulding 130
330 South Burlington 175
First-Round Playoffs: 3-2
295 Burlington A 325
475 BFA-St. Albans A 175
440 Windsor 155
255 Hanover 345
460 Cabot A 145
B Team: 9-1
EHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional JV: 5-0
Addison Regional JV A: 4-1
C Team: 3-2
EHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Addison Regional JV B: 3-2
Other tournaments:
	Sue Pasco Opening Tournament: A 6-4, 4th place; B 4-6; C 4-5-1
	Great Halloween States Tournament: 9-1
	Pre-Holiday Academic Tournament: A 6-2, 5th place; B 5-3; C 4-4

Results from Recent Seasons

Overall 2017-18 record: 56-14

Vermont State Tournament
A Team:
17-1, state champion
EHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity: 5-0
415 Burlington A 265
500 Rice Memorial A 55
460 Mt. Mansfield 100
295 South Burlington 150
400 Champlain Valley A 190
Addison Regional Varsity: 5-0
485 Burlington A 180
370 Montpelier A 85
470 Middlebury A 85
520 Mt. Mansfield A 200
525 BFA-St. Albans 100
First-round playoffs: 4-1
570 St. Johnsbury A 85
505 Lyndon A 155
410 Champlain Valley A 275
325 Hanover 385
405 Champlain Valley A 370
Quarterfinals
455 Lyndon 120
Semifinals
470 Middlebury 340
Championship
415 Hanover 355
 
PACE National Scholastics Championship: 5-10
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Preliminary Rounds
130 James Taylor (Texas) 610
140 Chattahoochee (Ga.) 490
100 Bard (N.Y.) 570
240 Thomas Jefferson C (Va.) 390
370 Troy C (Calif.) 20
130 Downington STEM (Pa.) 540
170 Ladue B (Mo.) 250
Tier IV Playoffs
240 Charleston Catholic (W.Va.) 50
250 Troy A (Calif.) 120
260 Island Trees (N.Y.) 310
210 Plymouth Regional (N.H.) 260
230 Hunter B (N.Y.) 310
Placement Rounds
300 Dublin (Calif.) 0
280 Manheim Township B (Pa.) 140
250 Adair County (Ky.) 290
Previous State Tournament Results
	1995-96 -- 1-1, octofinalists
	1996-97 -- 1-1, octofinalists
	1997-98 -- 4-1, second place
	1998-99 -- 2-2, octofinalists
	1999-00 -- 3-2, octofinalists
	2000-01 -- 8-1, semifinalists
	2001-02 -- 9-0, state champions
	2002-03 -- 2-4, octofinalists
	2003-04 -- 7-1, semifinalists
	2004-05 -- 7-2, quarterfinalists
	2005-06 -- 6-2, A bracket second round
	2006-07 -- 8-2, semifinalists
	2007-08 -- 7-3, second place
	2008-09 -- 6-3, semifinalists
	2009-10 -- 12-0, state champions
	2010-11 -- 8-8, quarterfinalists
	2011-12 -- 12-7, quarterfinalists, Medlar Cup champion
	2012-13 -- 14-1, state champions
	2013-14 -- 16-1, state champions
	2014-15 -- 14-3, state champions
	2015-16 -- 10-9, quarterfinalists
	2016-17 -- 19-2-1, state champions
Superlatives from Other Recent Tournaments	
	NAQT National Championship Tournament: Playoff qualifiers, 2015
	Sue Pasco Opening Tournament: Champion, 2013, 2016, 2017; Second place, 2005, 2012, 2014; Third place, 2003, 2006; Fourth place, 2004, 2009, 2018
	Vermont NAQT Championship: Champion, 2014, 2015, 2017; Second place, 2013, 2018; Third place, 2009, 2010, 2015; Fourth place, 2012, 2016; Fifth place, 2011; Sixth place, 2007
	Pre-Holiday Academic Tournament: Champions, 2009, 2013, 2016; Second place, 2012; Third place, 2008; FIfth place, 2007, 2014, 2017, 2018
	Great Halloween States Tournament: Champions, 2016; Runners-up, 2017
	Fall Hanover Round Robin: Champions, 2003; Second place, 2005; Semifinalists, 2006; Quarterfinalists, 2007, 2002
	Spring Hanover Round Robin: Quarterfinalists, 1998, 1999, 2002

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