TUESDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Melrose girls’ basketball finally KO’s Woburn

Melrose, MA 12-18-18: Woburn's Marina Rufo (left) has her hair flying up as she battles for position under the boards with Melrose's Sm Dewey (right). Woburn visited Melrose for a girl's High School basketball game. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)

Jim Davis/Globe Staff

Melrose’s senior captains — Lily Cunningham, Abby Cunningham, Peri MacDonald, and Samantha Smith — were winless against their Middlesex League rival

HS BOYS’ BASKETBALL | CANTON 52, FRANKLIN 50

Canton uses final 30 seconds to stun No. 1 Franklin

The Bulldogs forced two turnovers and scored 7 unanswered points to post a statement victory.

HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL NOTES

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/17/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/IMG-0739A.jpg Belmont’s Danny Yardemian setting a fast pace

The 5-9 point guard plays, officiates, and coaches, too.

HS GIRLS’ HOCKEY

Girls’ hockey: Tewksbury’s Julia Masotta headlines Players of the Week

Senior forward netted five goals and two assists to propel Red Rangers to a pair of wins.

19ghocnotes - The Weymouth girls' hockey lines up with green tape on their sticks before their game against Wellesley on 12/15/2018. (Lenny Rowe for The Boston Globe)

LENNY ROWE FOR THE GLOBE

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ HOCKEY NOTES

Weymouth girls’ hockey rallies to support young player

The team is holding fund-raisers for Carly Silva, diagnosed with lymphoma.

MONDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Rachael Johnson’s halfcourt prayer lifts Coyle & Cassidy girls’ basketball over Nauset

Johnson capped an end-of-game 13-3 run for ninth-ranked Coyle & Cassidy with her last-gasp 3-pointer in a 56-55 win over No. 6 Nauset.

TEAM OF THE WEEK

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/15/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/121418WiggsSwimming3.jpg Team of the Week: Wayland boys’ swimming team going for three straight state titles

Wayland went 18-0 least season en route to its second straight Division 2 state title.

St. Mary’s 73, St. John’s Prep 52

St. Mary’s too much to handle for St. John’s Prep

Jalen Echevarria and Ademide Badmus led the way for the Spartans, who could be the best team in Division 3 basketball this season.

SATURDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Jake Higgins sparks Hingham boys’ hockey over St. John’s Prep

Senior forward had a goal and an assist — giving him five points through the first two games — for the No. 3 Habormen in a 5-2 win

HS boys’ hockey | Lincoln-Sudbury 8, Concord-Carlisle 3

Lincoln-Sudbury remains unbeaten (3-0) after routing C-C in benefit game

Angelo Venuto and Tim Duffy scored twice for L-S in 8-3 romp of C-C in Warriors 4 Warriors, Patriots 4 Patriots contest.

BOYS’ BASKETBALL | ATTLEBORO 63, MANSFIELD 62 (OT)

Bryant Ciccio lifts Attleboro to boys’ basketball win over Mansfield in OT

Ciccio hit 1 of 2 free throws to force OT and then hit a pair to beat the defending champs in the extra period.

FRIDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Another big night for CM’s Kurtis Henderson (40 points)

Sophomore guard leads Catholic Memorial over Bishop Stang, 96-81, at Ron Perry Gymnasium

BOYS’ BASKETBALL | NEEDHAM 64, NATICK 45

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/15/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Baker.jpg Defense keys Needham’s victory over Natick

With Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker on hand, the Rockets opened the season on a high note.

St. John's Prep wrestler Ryan Garlitz works on moves during practice in Danvers, Mass., Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. (Winslow Townson for The Boston Globe)

Winslow Townson for The Globe

HIGH SCHOOL WRESTLING NOTES

St. John’s Prep senior Ryan Garlitz stays focused

Senior, now competing at 138 pounds, makes a point to learn from his rare defeats

12/13/2018 Boston Ma- BC High School Hockey players left to right are Peter,Joseph, and Thomas Kramer (cq). Jonathan Wiggs /Globe Staff Reporter:Topic:

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HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ HOCKEY NOTES

Thomas Kramer leads BC High’s Band of Brothers No. 1 line

The leading scorer (12 goals, 25 assists) from last season’s Super 8 champion will center his younger twin brothers, Peter and Joseph, on the Eagles’ top line.

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ HOCKEY

EMass boys’ hockey players to watch 2018-19

Xaverian senior forward Josh Barton, who notched 32 points for the Hawks last season, picked up two goals and three assists in a season-opening win, 7-2, over Needham.

THURSDAY”S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2017/03/16/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/blanding033151706d4hoops11spt.jpg St. Mary’s of Lynn’s Jalen Echevarria reaches 1,000 career points

The 5-foot-8, 140-pound senior guard achieved scoring milestone in stylish fashion in 66-43 victory over Archbishop Williams.

MIAA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

It’s too early for state-wide tournament plan

While a state-wide tournament is still a possibility in the future, it is not in the cards for the proposal that the TMC will bring to the Board of Directors in January.

Boys’ basketball

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/12/10/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/nmh.jpg At Northfield Mount Hermon, leaders are molded on and off the basketball court

Led by the steady hand of 18-year coach John Carroll, NMH has emerged as a national power among prep schools.

Braintree, MA 12-12-18: Braintree High School basketball player Jeniyah Jones is pictured during a team practice session held in the school gymnasium. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)

High school girls’ basketball notes

Versatility a strong suit for Braintree’s Jeniyah Jones

Senior guard’s unique blend of quickness and strength will pose a huge matchup problem for the Wamps’ opposition this season.

HIGH SCHOOL SPORTS

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/17/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/18schfhockey_02.jpg The final Globe Top 20 fall high school sports rankings are out

St. John’s Prep topped the football poll, while Somerset Berkley was first in field hockey.

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/09/23/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Chin092218St.John_sPrepatEverettHSFB_Spt3-001.jpg Mike Sainristil is state’s Gatorade Football Player of the Year

The University of Michigan recruit is the sixth Everett High player to earn honor since 1985.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/17/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/18schfhockey_07.jpg Here’s who won the fall high school sports state championships

State championships for soccer, field hockey, volleyball, swimming, and cross country were decided over the weekend.

ALL SCHOLASTICS | TOP 10 MOMENTS

A legendary coach retires, a game-winning drive, and other top moments from this fall

Here are 10 moments that stood out the most in high school sports this season.

Andover, MA: 9-18-18: Andover High School swimmers listen as coach Marilyn Fitzgerald (right) gives them some last minute instructions at the Greater Lawrence Technical School before a meet. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff)

Jim Davis/Globe Staff

Marilyn Fitzgerald (right) guided Andover to its fifth straight Division 1 title.

Foxborough MA 11/30/18 North Andover team after they defeated King Philip 6-0 capturing the MIAA Division 1 State Championship at Gillette Stadium. (photo by Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff) topic: 01schbowl reporter: Nathaniel Weitzer

Matthew J. Lee/Globe staff

2018 Boston Globe Football All-Scholastics

Wes Rockett, Jake McElroy, Matt McCarthy, Wellington Pereira, Aidan Sullivan, Christos Argyropoulos, Devaun Ford, and Christian Keeling earned Player of the Year honors.

09/09/2018 CHESTNUT HILL, MA Brookline goalie Katherine McElroy (cq) 1, posed for a photo with teammates during a soccer game between Brookline and Beverly held at Skyline Park in Chestnut Hill. (Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe)

Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe

2018 Boston Globe Girls’ Soccer All-Scholastics

Katherine McElroy, Hannah Curtin, Lexi Rothmann, and Lexi Vaillancourt were named Players of the Year.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/12/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/davisnauwal5spts.jpg 2018 Boston Globe Boys’ Soccer All-Scholastics

Oskar Haeberlein, Abdel Talabi, Gage Fuller, and Joseph Thongsythavong are the Players of the Year.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/15/BostonGlobe.com/Regional/Images/Rinaldi21zogolf06.jpg 2018 Boston Globe Boys’ Golf All-Scholastics

James Imai of Brookline, Josh Lavallee of Central Catholic, and Christian Emmerich of St. Mary’s are the Players of the Year.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/18/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Rinaldi19schswim01.jpg 2018 Boston Globe Girls’ Swimming All-Scholastics

Andover’s Victoria Ambrose and Reading’s Molly Hamlin are the Swimmers of the Year.

Dennis-Yarmouth celebrates with their Division 2 trophy, after defeating Greenfield High 3-2. Mark Lorenz for the Boston Globe.

Mark Lorenz for the Boston Globe

2018 Boston Globe Field Hockey All-Scholastics

Megan Salsinha of Somerset-Berkeley and Shelby Dunn of Dennis-Yarmouth earned Player of the Year honors.

HYANNIS - From left, Barnstable High School volleyball teammates, left to right, sophomore Sophie Strock, senior Riley James, sophomore Phoebe Gibson and freshman Teagan James practice with the team's many championship banners hanging the background, Wednesday, October 31, 2018. (Christine Hochkeppel for the Boston Globe)

Christine Hochkeppel for the Boston Globe

2018 Boston Globe Girls’ Volleyball All-Scholastics

Riley James, Caroline Curley, and Mattison Stuck are the Players of the Year.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/09/29/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/9.29.18CrossCountry07.jpg 2018 Boston Globe Girls’ Cross Country All-Scholastics

Grace Connolly and Sarah Conant were named Athletes of the Year.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/11/18/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/MIAACCDiv1.jpg 2018 Boston Globe Boys’ Cross Country All-Scholastics

Ryan Oosting and Sam Acquaviva are the Athletes of the Year.