LHS fall practice/preseason schedule...

Aug 22, 2019 by

Published August 21, 2019 The following is the practice/preseason schedule for all Lynnfield High School fall sports for the rest of this week and early next week. Dates are subject to change at any time by the coaching staff. Football Thursday, Aug. 22 – 7 a.m. arrival, 8:15–10:45 a.m. practice and 12 p.m. arrival; 1-2 p.m. practice.  Friday, Aug. 23 – 7 a.m. arrival, 8:15–10:45 a.m. practice and 12 p.m. arrival; 1-2 p.m. practice. Saturday, Aug. 24 – Scrimmage at LHS vs. Masconomet; 11:45 a.m. arrival and 2-4 p.m. scrimmage. Monday, Aug. 26 – 2:30 p.m. practice. Tuesday, Aug. 27 – Scrimmage at Salem; 2:30 p.m. arrival, 4 p.m. start.  Cross Country  Thursday, Aug. 22 – 8:45 a.m. practice, Gym lobby.  Friday, Aug. 23 – 8:45 a.m. practice, Gym lobby.  Saturday, Aug. 24 – 8:45 a.m. practice, Gym...

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Luders, Dana, Merchants celebrate epic walk-off over Costa’s Alibrandis...

Aug 22, 2019 by

Alibrandis takes decisive game three Published August 21, 2019 By DAN PAWLOWSKI MELROSE — Lynnfield High graduates Bryant Dana and Jonathan Luders helped the Wakefield Merchants win a wild, 12-inning battle against fellow Lynnfield High graduate Chris Costa and Alibrandis in game two of an Intercity League semifinal series.  With the two teams breaking the three hour mark and starting a race with the Morelli Field lights which would shut off at 11 p.m., Mr. Merchant Mike Sorrentino, playing in his 15th season for his hometown team, stepped up to the dish at 10:40 p.m., a tie game in the bottom of the 12th and the fate of Wakefield’s season hanging in the balance.  A loss meant Alibrandis was moving on to the Intercity League’s Finals.  A win would send the series to a deciding third game. ...

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Lynnfield 14-year-olds top Haverhill 7-3 in championship...

Aug 15, 2019 by

Published August 14, 2019 By STEPHEN MARTELLUCCI HAVERHILL — The Lynnfield 14-year old travel baseball team won its area title on Aug. 5 as they beat host Haverhill 7-3 at Trinity Stadium. Lynnfield was 0-3 against top-seed Haverhill heading into that game. “We peaked at the right time,” said Lynnfield co-manager Jeff Mullin, whose team ended the playoff on a five-game losing streak. “We took advantage of their errors.” Haverhill committed five errors. Dan Dorman was the winning pitcher going five inning while reliever Jim Driscoll picked up his first save going the final two frames. Dorman gave up three runs, five hits and three walks. He struck out six. Driscoll did not allow a run, gave up two hits no walks and fanned two. He also hit one batter. Lynnfield scored once in...

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