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PHOTO: Twice as nice

Posted by on Feb 14, 2019 in North Reading Sports | Comments Off on PHOTO: Twice as nice

Published February 14, 2019   Boys’ team holds off Triton to make CAL season truly perfect   Girls win second consecutive CAL Open...

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Boys’ team holds off Triton to make CAL season truly perfect

Posted by on Feb 14, 2019 in North Reading Sports, North Reading Transcript | Comments Off on Boys’ team holds off Triton to make CAL season truly perfect

Published February 14, 2019 ROXBURY — On Tuesday, Feb. 5 at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston, the North Reading boys’ indoor track team was able to put the stamp on their perfect Cape Ann League campaign with a close victory in the Cape Ann League Open meet with a total score of 61 points, just three points ahead of runner-up Triton. Lord scores 28 points, DiSanto is shot put Champion The Hornets were once again led by League MVP Junior Billy Lord as he took home 1st place...

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Girls win second consecutive CAL Open Championship

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Published February 14, 2019 ROXBURY — The NRHS girls’ track and field team won their second straight Cape Ann League Open Championship on Tuesday, Feb. 5 at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Center. This makes three championships in the last four years as the meet was cancelled in 2017 due to weather. Sophomore Katelyn Gorgenyi led the team in points (17.5) competing in the 55 Meter Hurdles, long jump and 4×200 Meter Relay. Captain Megan Lawlor scored 11.75 points, competing in the long jump, 4×200 Meter relay and 4×400...

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Lady Hornets qualify for tourney; improve to 11-5 after historic win over Masco

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Published February 14, 2019 By DAN NUNN NORTH READING — On Feb. 4, the NRHS girls’ basketball team traveled to Masco and were defeated by the 13-4 Chieftains 53-32. The high scorer for North Reading was junior Lauren Sullivan who had 11 points. Overwhelm Hamilton-Wenham 68-41 Junior Ali Grasso scored 20 points to help lead the Hornets to their 68-41 blowout victory over the Hamilton-Wenham Generals on Feb. 5. Sophomore Julia Howse was outstanding with 17 points and senior captain Casey McAuliffe continued her hot shooting with 16 points including 4 3-pointers....

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Sports Lead: February 14, 2019

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Hornets are Cape Ann League Kinney division champs after finishing regular season with perfect record

Posted by on Feb 7, 2019 in North Reading Sports | Comments Off on Hornets are Cape Ann League Kinney division champs after finishing regular season with perfect record

Published February 7, 2019 ROXBURY — The North Reading boys’ indoor track team finished their regular season dual meet campaign against a tough, seasoned Newburyport squad last Monday evening at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston. Both teams came in with records of 3-0 and the victor would be crowned the CAL Kinney Division champion. On paper, this would match up to be a close and very competitive affair. It did not disappoint. When the dust settled, the Hornets would emerge as the division champions as they bested the...

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Hornets still alive for State Tourney berth

Posted by on Feb 7, 2019 in North Reading Sports | Comments Off on Hornets still alive for State Tourney berth

Published February 7, 2019 By DAN NUNN LYNNFIELD — The Hornets record fell to 4-10 with their 46-43 home loss to the Rockport Vikings on January 29. Junior Jack Keller was the only NRHS player in double figures with 13 points. Both offenses struggled from the field in the first half. North Reading only had five baskets and Rockport had just three. By the halftime whistle the Hornets clung to a 17-16 lead. In the third quarter, the Vikings’ offense got rolling while the Hornets continued to have trouble scoring....

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Lady Hornets one win away from State Tourney after consecutive victories

Posted by on Feb 7, 2019 in North Reading Sports | Comments Off on Lady Hornets one win away from State Tourney after consecutive victories

Published February 7, 2019 By DAN NUNN NORTH READING — The NRHS girls’ basketball team snapped their brief two-game losing streak with a gargantuan 70-16 victory over the East Boston Jets on January 29. Junior Allie Grasso led the way with 15 points and senior captain Casey McAuliffe scored nine points. Sting Lynnfield 65-47 Paced by Casey McAuliffe’s 24 points, in addition to 11 team 3-pointers, the Hornets cruised past the Lynnfield Pioneers 65-47 on Friday night. Grasso and sophomore Julia Howse were terrific as well with 13 points apiece....

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Sports Lead: February 7, 2019

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Black and Gold finishes eighth in CAL/NEC Tournament

Posted by on Jan 31, 2019 in North Reading Sports | Comments Off on Black and Gold finishes eighth in CAL/NEC Tournament

Published January 31, 2019 By DAN TOMASELLO BOXFORD — The Lynnfield-North Reading co-operative wrestling team finished eighth in the CAL/NEC Tournament at Masconomet on Jan. 26. Two grapplers placed in the 13-team tournament. The Black and Gold concluded the tournament with 53 points. Captain Sean McCullough placed in his second straight CAL/NEC Tournament after finishing second in the 182 lb. weight class. He concluded the tournament with a 2-1 record. Sean began the tournament pinning a Danvers grappler at 1:26 during the quarterfinals. He defeated a Peabody-Saugus wrestler by...

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