Rico Petrocelli endorses Ayotte
NASHUA, NH — Nashua business owner and member of the Red Sox Hall of Fame Rico Petrocelli on Tuesday announced his endorsement for Kelly Ayotte for governor. Endorsing Ayotte, two-time MLB All-Star Petrocelli said, “Kelly is the tough conservative we need in Concord who will fight to keep our state safe, prosperous and free. I’ve known Kelly and her family for years, and I am proud to endorse her campaign for Governor.”
Georgetown vs. Merrimack College Basketball Betting Preview for November 29
Find odds, trends and more for the college hoops matchup between Georgetown and Merrimack on November 29.
Super Bowl Wednesday for St. John’s Prep
Mark AboyounDANVERS — Wednesday night – yes, Wednesday this year – under the bright lights at Gillette Stadium, two bitter rivals square off for all the bragging rights. No. 1 St. John’s Prep (11-1) faces off against No. 2 Xaverian (10-2) for the second time in less than a week. This time, at 8 p.m. instead […] The post Super Bowl Wednesday for St. John’s Prep appeared first on Itemlive.
Wilmington Wildcats are State Champs!
STATE CHAMPIONS! Wilmington football co-captains (from left) Brody Benson, Joe Allgood, Brendan Moran and Cade McCubbin hoist the Class 2A State Championship trophy inside Hancock Stadium in Bloomington on Friday after defeating Athens 28-3. This is the third time in school history the Wildcats have won a state champion but the first they knocked off three undefeated teams in order to get there.
A few of their favorite things – Dennis Desroches
Joey BarrettDennis is Peabody High’s athletic director, PE and health teacher, and used to coach girls soccer (2011 champs) and girls lacrosse at the school. Meal: Chicken parm with ziti Musician: Jon Bon Jovi Song: “Have a Nice Day” by Bon Jovi Movie: “Back to the Future” TV show: “Seinfeld” Emoji: 👍👍👍 Hobby: RV travel Favorite […] The post A few of their favorite things – Dennis Desroches appeared first on Itemlive.
Bedford Lacrosse Spring Registration and Winter Online Store are Open
Bedford Youth Lacrosse is taking on Early Bird Discounted Registration for the Spring Lacrosse season, and also running a Bedford Lacrosse store! Order and register today!
GAMEDAY CENTRAL: Men's Basketball to Host UMass Lowell at Merkert Gym
Wednesday night's meeting between Stonehill and UMass Lowell will mark the second time the two in-state foes have faced off at the Division I level. The Skyhawks traveled to Costello Gymnasium last season in Lowell, falling to the River Hawks 73-59 in the first meeting since both teams were still in the Northeast-10 conference in 2013. Graduate student Max Zegarowski and sophomore Ethan Meuser both put up double-figures in last year's game at UML, while returners Thatcher Stone, Chas Stinson, and Nathan McGill all saw playing time against the Riverhawks. Stonehill enters the game on a five-game losing streak that was entirely on the road as the Skyhawks look to improve to 2-0 at Merkert Gym. UMass Lowell is currently 4-1 with road wins at Georgia Tech, Saint Peter's, and Dartmouth to begin its 2023-24 campaign. The Riverhawks are coming off of a season in which they made the America East Championship game for the first time in program history.
Michigan standout lineman Zak Zinter of North Andover suffers broken tibia, fibula vs. Ohio State
Michigan offensive lineman Zak Zinter, the North Andover native and former Globe All-Scholastic, was carted off the field with two broken bones in his left leg in the Big Ten showdown against Ohio State in Ann Arbor, Mich., and underwent surgery Saturday night. Zinter’s mother, Tiffany, messaged on her Instagram...
WA Gymnastics prepares to leap into the upcoming season
As the Thanksgiving weekend passes and winter approaches, so does the beginning of the winter sports season at Westford Academy. This signals the start of practices for all winter sports teams, including the WA gymnastics team. WA Gymnastics is coached by Stephanie Coburn and led by three senior captains: Karina...
What is commotio cordis? Cardiac event that affected Damar Hamlin can strike without warning
BURLINGTON, Mass. — Doctors warn that a scary heart condition, now famous because of a pro football player’s near-death experience, is a very real threat — especially for athletes of all ages. A case study reveals that commotio cordis can even strike an otherwise healthy teen in a light-contact sport such as basketball.
Northern Essex Community College’s Marote Becomes Matt Cushing College Coach of the Year
Northern Essex Community College head men’s soccer coach Eusebio Marote on Friday was named the Matt Cushing College Coach of the Year by the Eastern Massachusetts Soccer Coaches Association. The award is named in honor of the former Wheaton College coach who passed away in 2017. Marote becomes the...
Bucs Take the W in the Thanksgiving Ice Hockey Classic
In the age-old face-off between youth and experience, the latter may steal the puck in some situations, but in the Town Employee/Alumni vs. Bedford High School Hockey Team post-Thanksgiving game, youth has come out on top again.
Red Devils Fall to Bedford in Thanksgiving Game
The Burlington Red Devil football team were outplayed by the Bedford Buccaneers on Thanksgiving Day, with a final score of 34-19 The Buccaneers started out strong, with Bedford’s senior and wide receiver Ricardo Laboy scoring on the opening drive. An unsuccessful extra point brought the score to 6-0. On...
Bedford Bulldogs Secure Back-to-Back D1 State Championships with Perfect Season
Witness the thrilling rematch of last year's D1 title game between Bedford and Londonderry. Bedford Bulldogs clinch back-to-back championships, making history with their first repeat in program history and a perfect season. Celebrate this monumental victory with the team and their proud coach.
Local Soccer Star Angelina Venditti Earns Spot in 2023 NEWISA Senior Bowl
Angelina Venditti, a senior women's soccer defender at Endicott, has been chosen for the 2023 New England Women's Intercollegiate Soccer Association (NEWISA) Senior Bowl. This selection acknowledges her excellent performance in the Gulls' 2023 Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Championship. The Senior Bowl, featuring student-athletes from NCAA Division I, II, and III colleges in New England, will be held at Clark University's Granger Athletic Complex in Worcester, Massachusetts on December 2, 2023.
Peabody runs into new challenges, but same philosophy
Mark AboyounPEABODY — The Peabody Indoor Track & Field team may look different this year after graduating a core group of special athletes, but head coach Fernando Braz is looking forward to the new season. Last indoor season Peabody ended up having the girls and boys MVP of the Northeastern Conference on its team in Savanna […] The post Peabody runs into new challenges, but same philosophy appeared first on Itemlive.
Volleyball player honored by state coaches
Addison Pillis, middle hitter on the championship Ipswich High School volleyball team, recently received an award from MAVCA (Mass. Volleyball Coaches Association) for. having the highest hitting percentage in the state — in all divisions. She was nominated to MAVCA’s All-Star State team, where only one percent of the...
Endicott Men's Basketball Narrowly Defeated by Nationally Ranked Middlebury, 90-86
Endicott's men's basketball team narrowly lost to Middlebury, ranked 24th nationally, with a final score of 90-86. The game was held at Pepin Gymnasium in Middlebury, Vermont, on a Sunday afternoon. Elijah Kinney was the top performer for Endicott, achieving career highs with 25 points, 15 rebounds, and 30 minutes of play. Jalen Echevarria and Mark Barrett also contributed significantly with 17 and 14 points respectively.
Freshmen Performances Overwhelm No. 18 Notre Dame in No. 2 Eagles’ 6–1 Win
Entering the 2023-2024 season, the size of Boston College men’s hockey’s freshman class stood out as a potential disadvantage, as the physicality of college hockey is a big step up from juniors, where many of the Eagles’ highly touted recruits played before making the trip to Chestnut Hill.
Massachusetts High School Football Schedule, Live Streams in Essex County This Week
Support your favorite local high school football team in Essex County, Massachusetts this week by tuning in and seeing every snap. Info on how to watch all of the high-school action can be found below. Follow High School Football this season on the NFHS Network! Keep tabs on your family...