Boston High School: Portsmouth Abbey

New England Roundup: Rhode Island

May, 2, 2012
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Cranston West blinked first.

Rhode IslandThe Division I state baseball champion was clipped, 6-3, by 16-time state champion Hendricken.

That victory enabled the Hawks to remain undefeated and grab sole possession of first place.

Entering the first week in May, Hendricken (10-0) held a three-game lead over the Falcons (7-3).

Tom Pannone was a one-man wrecking crew against the Falcons. Besides striking out 10 he also hit a three-run homer. Pannone picked up where he left off in a 10-5 victory over East Greenwich as he fanned 11in 7 1/3 innings.

Mike King and Reed Gamache personally wrecked Tiverton in 13-0 victory. King tossed a no-hitter replete with six strikeouts while Gamache belted a grand-slam homer.

Pannone again wielded a big bat in an 8-4 win over Mount St. Charles when he smacked a sixth-inning solo homer that snapped a 4-4 tie.

HAWK SKATERS LEAD THE WAY
Not surprisingly Hendricken received the most slots on the All-State boys’ hockey team.

The state-champion Hawks, who ended Mount St. Charles’s run of four consecutive titles, placed goalie Bill Palmer, defenseman Dan Nolte and forward Matt Creamer on the First Team.

Palmer, who was voted MVP honors in the best-of-three finals against Mount, allowed only 13 goals in 15 regular-season games.

Creamer recorded 43 points in 27 overall games. But what was most noteworthy about this honor was that he became one of the very few freshmen ever to be voted First Team accolades.

Defenseman Ben Handanyan and forward Brian Belisle represented Mount on the First Team while forward Bryan Lemos represented La Salle.

TWO LADY RAMS SKATE ON FIRST TEAM
Goalie Holly Scott and freshman forward Meaghan Rickard earned First Team All-State honors for La Salle which captured the Division I state hockey title.

Scott, who was a First Team pick last year, was voted the MVP of the championship series versus Mount St. Charles.

Rickard led the Rams with 17-11-28 totals during the regular season.

Rounding out the First Team are Bay View defender Bethany Fogerty and forward Kiley Colucci plus Mount St. Charles defender Laureen Deguire and forward Brianna Castro.

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BC High trio attend Semper Fidelis combine

January, 19, 2012
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A trio of BC High football players were among seven Massachusetts participants recently to attend the upcoming Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl "Proving Ground" combine.

Eagles linebacker/fullback Luke Catarius, quarterback Brendan Craven and wide receiver Lincoln Collins were among the 300 elite juniors competing in the individual skills competitions in Phoenix, Ariz. on Jan. 2.

Other Bay Staters who participated in the combine were Brockton's Ryan Kelley, Nashoba's Zack Hume, Catholic Memorial wide receivers David Berment Jr. and Deijon Evans, and Portsmouth Abbey (R.I.) quarterback Gabe Carter.

On another note, Craven was one of two Massachusetts-based players to attend the U.S. Army National Combine in San Antonio, Texas on Jan. 5-7.

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