Assistant Sports Editor

Craig Larson

A 30-year veteran reporting on/coordinating high school sports coverage in the region, Craig Larson is the Globe’s high school and regional sports editor. Prior to his arrival at the Globe in 2006, the West Springfield native served as the sports editor of the MetroWest Daily News in Framingham from 1998-2006, as well as sports editor of the Dedham Transcript and the Caledonian Record.

Latest stories

MONDAY’S SCHOOL ROUNDUP

Joe Abate-Walsh sparks St. Mary’s in romp over Burke

By Nate Weitzer , Globe Correspondent

Junior forward had 16 points in all-around effort by No. 2 Spartans (13-1) in 81-43 rout in BABC Holiday Classic.

BOYS’ HOCKEY | MELROSE 3, ST. JOHN’S PREP 3

Still unbeaten, Melrose boys’ hockey rallies for a point

By Dan McLoone , Globe Correspondent

Quinn McCarthy netted tying goal in third period in Middlesex vs. Catholics Showdown against St. John’s Prep.

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ BASKETBALL NOTES

At Lowell, Carlos Nunez has followed the footsteps of his mentor Alex Rivera

By Karl Capen , Globe Correspondent

With the help of UMass Lowell’s Rivera, the 5-foot-11 junior has morphed into more than just an accurate shooter but an all-around guard.

HIGH SCHOOL BOYS’ BASKETBALL PLAYERS

EMass. boys’ basketball: Wareham’s Taylor Carson headlines Players of the Week

By Nate Weitzer , Globe Correspondent

Senior guard poured in a school-record 46 points in 26 minutes while hitting ten 10-pointers in a win over Fairhaven.