HIGH SCHOOL FIELD HOCKEY NOTES

Rixt van der Kooi finds a home in Ipswich

Ipswich High exchange student, Rixt van der Kooi, from the Netherlands, during a field hockey game against Triton, Tuesday, October 16, 2018. Mark Lorenz for the Boston Globe.

Mark Lorenz for the Globe

Tigers field hockey team has embraced 16-year-old exchange student from The Netherlands.

WEDNESDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

BC High, Xaverian boys’ soccer battle to draw

The Catholic Conference rivals left league title undecided after 2-2 draw at James Cotter Field.

17gsoccnotes -- Danvers junior goalie Kylie MacCormack (left) and her sister Sam, a freshman keeper at Austin Prep, are key cogs in two of the Globe's Top 20 girls soccer teams. (Matt MacCormick)

Matt MacCormick

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ SOCCER NOTES

MacCormack sisters are tough to beat in net

Danvers junior Kylie and Austin Prep freshman Sam have their teams headed to the state tournament.

HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/06/06/BostonGlobe.com/ReceivedContent/Images/Rinaldi07schsuper801.jpg Marc Pelletier ends 30-year run as Central Catholic baseball coach

A member of the Mass. Baseball Coaches Hall of Fame, the 1979 alum guided Raiders to 11 MVC championships.

TUESDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Devon Breen saves tourney berth for Watertown boys’ soccer

Senior Ruben Sara scored a pair of goals and added an assist before halftime for Watertown (9-5)

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ SOCCER NOTES

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/13/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Nauset-13.jpg Nauset’s success built on hard work, discipline — and camaraderie

Despite the departure of 30-goal scorer James McCully, the No. 1 Warriors have kept rolling.

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

Low in numbers, Malden forfeits Friday football game to Everett

Malden High principal Chris Mastrangelo: “Our program has suffered a number of injuries that has diminished the student-athletes who are available to compete.”

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ SOCCER

EMass boys’soccer: Chelsea’s Delmer Romero headlines Players of the Week

The electrifying junior continued his torrid season, scoring two goals in a 5-1 win over Northeast Regional.

MONDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Carleigh Hall sparks Dighton-Rehoboth girls’ soccer

Freshman scored lone goal for the Falcons in 1-0 home win over Greater New Bedford.

Jim Venable

WEEK 6 | HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL NOTES

Unbeaten Canton seeking outright Hockmock League title

Unranked Bulldogs (6-0, 4-0) primed for postseason success after going 5-6 last season.

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HS FOOTBALL | LEXINGTON 35, BELMONT 14

No stopping Lexington’s Anthony Bianchi in victory over Belmont

The senior quarterback threw three touchdown passes and ran for two more.

HS FOOTBALL | ST. JOHN’S PREP 40, BC HIGH 19

St. John’s Prep blitzes BC High with 40-point first half

Coltan Tangney returned to the lineup with a pair of interceptions as Eagles (5-1) soar in Catholic Conference matchup.

SATURDAY’S SCHOOL FOOTBALL ROUNDUP

Pope John clinches Catholic Central Small

After victory over St. John Paul II, Pope John has outscored opponents, 146-34.

SATURDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Ryan Oosting tops field at Bay State Invitational

Margaret Donahue was the top finisher among EMass girls.

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

Ashland senior able to realize his dream with a TD, and a Gronk spike

Owen Lively , a special needs student, scored on an untimed down at the end of the first half against Westwood Friday night.

HS FOOTBALL | TECHBOSTON 28, EAST BOSTON 12

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/12/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/10.12.18EastBostonFootball06.jpg Marcus Gonzalez leads TechBoston over East Boston

The running back carried the ball 26 times, picking up 257 yards and four touchdowns.

HS FOOTBALL | CENTRAL CATHOLIC 28, METHUEN 6

Central Catholic kicks offense into gear

Quarterback Jared Silverio directs a victory over Methuen.

(East Boston, MA 10/12/18) TechBoston's #3 Marcu Gonzalez runs the ball in the second quarter of their game against East Boston in East Boston. (Photo by John Wilcox for the Globe)

John Wilcox for the Globe

WEEK 6 | PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

TechBoston’s Marcus Gonzalez headlines Week 6 Players of the Week

After starting season as a QB, Gonzalez switched to RB and rushed 26 times for 257 yards and 4 TDs in 28-12 win over East Boston.

Friday’s HS FOOTBALL roundup

Freddy Gabin has North Andover on the run

He picked up three touchdowns in victory over Dracut.

GREATER LOWELL 45, NASHOBA TECH 31

Benji Hach (4 TDs), Greater Lowell earn share of crown

Greater Lowell (5-2) clinched a share of the Commonwealth Athletic Conference with its 45-31 win over Nashoba Tech.

HS FOOTBALL | Milton 22, NEEDHAM 14

Milton hands Needham its first loss

The defense holds off the Rockets’ late push.

HS FOOTBALL | MARBLEHEAD 37, GLOUCESTER 12

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/13/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/13schgloucester00.jpg Chris Gally propels Marblehead past Gloucester

The senior quarterback threw for two TDs and ran for another in clash of Northeastern Conference powers.

FRIDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

St. Mary’s boys’ soccer stepping up in class

St. Mary’s, which tied St. John’s Prep on Friday, has not lost since its season opener.

HS FOOTBALL | MANSFIELD 42, ATTLEBORO 35

Aidan Sacco finds path to victory for Mansfield

The Mansfield quarterback connected with Cincere Gill on critical fourth-down pass.

WEEK 6 | HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

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“No matter how you try, the ball ends up going to him, and he’ll make you pay,” Xaverian coach Al Fornaro said about Everett’s Mike Sainristil.

HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2015/11/26/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/davis_stjx8_spts.jpg Four high school football games will be played at Fenway Park Thanksgiving week

Two games will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 20, and two more on Wednesday, Nov. 21.

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Jim Davis/Globe Staff

HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ VOLLEYBALL NOTES

Without a designated go-to hitter, Acton-Boxborough continues to crush it

Undefeated Acton-Boxborough has developed an array of capable hitters.

THURSDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Newton North girls’ volleyball holds off Brookline

Third-ranked Tigers (8-2, 8-1) rallied for four-set win over No. 13 Warriors (7-3, 6-3) to remain atop Bay State Conference standings.

FIELD HOCKEY NOTES

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/10/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/11fhocnotes_11.jpg At Lynnfield, Ashley and Brianna Barrett promote a family atmosphere

VCU-bound identical twins have propelled the No. 15 Pioneers to a 10-1 record and a spot in the Division 2 North tournament.

WEDNESDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Hopkinton girls’ soccer hands Holliston its first loss

Senior Gaby Weilding tallied lone goal for Hillers (6-3-3) in Tri-Valley League upset of No. 19 Holliston.

WEEK 6 | HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2018/10/06/BostonGlobe.com/Sports/Images/Lee_100518_needbrain1_spts.jpg 10 games to watch in Week 6 of high school football season

The high-flying Needham Rockets (5-0, 2-0) face host Milton (4-1, 2-0) in Bay State Conference showdown.