Essex High School

School information

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

Coach

Head coach: David Rome
Year as coach: 2nd at Essex, 22nd overall
State tournament record at Essex: 29-11-1
State tournament record overall: 184-79-1

Team Information

Region: Champlain
State Championships: 7 (1995, 2002, 2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2017)
Medlar Cups: 1 (2012)

2016-2017 Results

Overall A team record: 59-10-1
Overall B team record: 34-23
Overall C team record: 11-15-1
Overall D team record: 8-5

Vermont State Tournament
A team:
19-2-1, state champions
EHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity: 4-1
345 South Burlington A 185
280 Burlington A 220
265 Champlain Valley A 320
360 Rice Memorial A 130
270 Mt. Mansfield A 185
Green Mountain Regional Varsity: 4-1
440 Montpelier A 125
430 Spualding A 95
335 Burlington 215
470 Lamoille A 20
270 Champlain Valley A 290
Addison Regional Varsity: 4-0-1
win Mt. Mansfield A (forfeit) loss
335 Rice Memorial A 75
275 Middlebury A 275
370 Burlington A 90
355 South Burlington A 130
First-Round Playoffs: 5-0
540 Burr and Burton 160
415 Hanover 210
345 Montpelier 170
460 Rice Memorial 195
415 Burlington 270
Semifinals
460 Middlebury 280
Championship
430 Mt. Mansfield 310
B team: 13-7
EHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity B: 4-1
Green Mountain Regional C: 3-2
Addison Regional JV A: 3-2
JV State Playoffs: 3-2
C team: 6-3-1
EHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity B: 4-1
Addison Regional JV B: 2-2-1
D team: 4-1
EHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional JV: 4-1
 
NAQT National Championship Tournament: 3-7
BHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Preliminary Rounds
190 Olympian B (Calif.) 315
255 Bainbridge (Ga.) 155
250 Hamilton (Ariz.) 180
130 Scripps Ranch (Calif.) 320
115 Lincoln (Fla.) 285
225 Leland (Calif.) 215
210 Downington East (Pa.) 355
210 PL Dunbar B (Ky.) 320
180 LISA North (Ark.) 220
110 Indiana Area (Pa.) 220
Other tournaments:
	Sue Pasco Opening Tournament: A 9-1, champion; B 5-5
	Great Halloween States Tournament: A 11-0, champion; B 6-4
	Pre-Holiday Academic Tournament: A 8-0, champion; B 4-4; C 3-5; D 4-4
	Vermont NAQT Championship: A 9-0, champion; B 6-3; C 2-7

Results from Recent Seasons

Overall 2015-16 record: 32-21

Vermont State Tournament: 10-9, quarterfinalists
EHS Score Opponent Opp. Score
Chittenden Regional Varsity: 2-3
320 Mt. Mansfield 190
95 Burlington A 455
190 Rice Memorial A 215
470 South Burlington A 75
230 Champlain Valley A 295
Addison Regional Varsity: 3-2
180 Rice Memorial A 145
205 Burlington A 410
435 South Burlington A 150
165 Mt. Mansfield A 330
410 North Country 85
First-round playoffs: 3-2
285 Rice Memorial 295
390 Missisquoi 55
270 South Burlington 365
355 Black River 105
525 Montpelier 105
Medlar Cup quarterfinals
405 Burr and Burton 110
Medlar Cup semifinals
335 South Burlington 270
Medlar Cup final
235 Middlebury 440
Quarterfinals
250 Mt. Mansfield 375
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
Superlatives from Other Recent Tournaments	
	NAQT National Championship Tournament: Playoff qualifiers, 2015
	Sue Pasco Opening Tournament: Champion, 2013, 2016; Second place, 2005, 2012, 2014; Third place, 2003, 2006; Fourth place, 2004, 2009
	Vermont NAQT Championship: Champion, 2014, 2015, 2017; Second place, 2013; 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
	Great Halloween States Tournament: Champions, 2016
	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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