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.

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MIAA D1 BOYS’ HOCKEY FINAL | DUXBURY 3, WINCHESTER 1

Duxbury’s Friend Weiler proves to be an indomitable foe to Winchester

By Trevor Hass , Globe Correspondent

Junior forward tallied a hat trick for the Dragons (22-5) in their Div. 1 title victory over Winchester.

BC HIGH 2, POPE FRANCIS 1 (4OT)

BC High was prepared for its Super 8 hockey final, but never expected it to be a marathon

By Jake Levin , Globe Correspondent

Freshman Declan Loughnane scored with 5:38 left in the fourth overtime as the Eagles defended their Super 8 title in the longest game in MIAA history.

MIAA D2 BOYS’ HOCKEY FINAL | CANTON 6, TEWKSBURY2

Canton caps unbeaten season with Division 2 state title

By Matt Doherty , Globe Correspondent

The Bulldogs (25-0-1) roared to a 3-o first-period lead before junior captain Johnny Hagan tallied a hat trick to net the final three goals vs. Tewksbury.

MIAA D1 GIRLS’ HOCKEY | METHUEN/TEWKSBURY 2, AUSTIN PREP 1

Methuen/Tewksbury wins first state title in double overtime

By Jenna Ciccotelli , Globe Correspondent

Carolyn Curley of Methuen/Tewksbury scored at 2:07 of the second overtime to defeat Austin Prep for the Division 1 girls’ state title.

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Kaia Hollingsworth produced a net result

By Dan Shulman , Globe Correspondent

Sister act is a winner for Wellesley

By Jenna Ciccotelli , Globe Correspondent

Emily Rourke’s OT goal gives Wellesley back-to-back D2 titles

By Jenna Ciccotelli and Dan Shulman , Globe Correspondents

Alonzo Linton, Lynn English deliver win for the ages

By Nate Weitzer , Globe Correspondent

Amani Boston, Cathedral cap season with girls’ D4 crown

By Greg Levinsky , Globe Correspondent

Dominant defense carries Pentucket to D2 title

By Jenna Ciccotelli , Globe Correspondent