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Senior Lee Russo (Westford Academy) netted a goal in each half to lead the Brandeis men’s soccer team past Ithaca College, 3-0, in the team’s season-opener last Saturday. . . . Richard DeLong of Gloucester captured top honors in the Boat Division of the 10th annual Leo Almeida Memorial North Shore Striped Bass Tournament, held last weekend. His prized catch: 35.3 pounds and 45.5 inches. In the Surf division, Josh Clogston of Billerica earned his third title, hooking a 31.44-pound, 45-inch prize. More than 225 anglers participated, raising $9,000 to benefit local antihunger organizations. . . . Katherine Gorham , a four-year varsity athlete at Swampscott High (class of 2008), is running in the Chicago Marathon as a sponsor for Mercy Home, a residential home for youth with behavioral and emotional issues, where she is a full-time volunteer. To help her cause, visit www.mercyhome.org/katherine-gorhams-chicago-marathon.
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