Spring Sports Season Review

Girls’ Softball:
Girls’ Softball came into the season with high hopes and seemed to fulfill those hopes, going 18-2 and earning a first round bye in the playoffs as the one seed. They had championship aspirations but unfortunately they lost their first game against Chelmsford 7-6 . However, most of the core of the team is intact so their championship window remains open.

Boys’ Baseball:

Source: Jon Straggas

Source: Jon Straggas

Boys’ Baseball finished the season 5-15 but they were 5-1 in DCL small play; they didn’t qualify for the playoffs but there is hope for the future. Rising sophomore Christian Gemelli had a hot bat towards the end of the season, hitting a home-run to put the Bedford game to bed and generally playing well all around.

Boys’ Lacrosse:

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Boys’ Lacrosse overachieved on their expectations coming into the year. They went 11-7 on the season and got the fifth seed in the playoffs. They faced 4th seeded North Attleboro in the first round and won in overtime, with John Mulligan scoring the game tying goal with eight seconds remaining and game-winning goal in overtime. They then faced number one seeded Walpole in the second round and lost 9-3. The team is only losing a few key seniors and will only lose 3/10 of their starters.

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Girls’ Lacrosse finished the year 15-3 and got the two seed in the state tournament. They played Bishop-Feehan in the first round and beat them 13-6, then played Westford Academy in the second round and dominated them to a final score line of 14-9. In the state quarterfinals they played the one seeded Franklin who beat CCHS 16-7. This team is returning most of its core only losing three starters.

Boys’ Track: DAEWQmPUQAkPoHG-1The boys’ track team finished off the season strong, placing fifth in DCL (Dual County League) championship. At the MIAA All-State Championship, Nate Battista ’17 came in 2nd in the 800 meters.

Girls’ Track: The girls’ track team ended on a high note as well, coming in third at DCL’s. At the MIAA, Margot Ehrenthal ’17 placed third in the 2 mile, and Sarah Reichheld ’19 placed sixth in the 1 mile.

Girls’ Tennis:

DB_xkLQXoAAOxzIThe team had a strong year and made it to the sectional finals before losing to Wayland 3-2. Powerhouse Maggie Dorr is returning for her fourth season. They perennially dominate and have won 4/6 state finals and made it to the state finals 5/6 years.

Boys’ Tennis:

Boys tennis had a bit of a down season; they did not qualify for the tournament, but they have a strong coach in Mr. Spence and are looking to bounce back next year.

Ultimate Frisbee:

Ultimate had their highest finish in school history finishing fourth at states. This squad was lead by Captain/player/coach Liam Hardacker.

Boys’ Volleyball:

Screen Shot 2017-06-12 at 4.12.16 PMBoys’ Volleyball was in their second season as a varsity team. They went 1-15 but they are young and are on the rise for the upcoming years.