Jesse Maresca had 16 points and five rebounds, while Zach Berman had 13 points and Jeremiah Perez added 12 to lead the No. 2 Mountaineers past No. 7 Shrewsbury in a first round game of the Laska Yuletide Invitational at Assumption. Wachusett (5-0) will face St. John's in the final at 8 p.m. Saturday, while Shrewsbury will meet Holy Name in the consolation game at 6 p.m. Justin Bowker led Wachusett with nine rebounds, while Perez added four steals. Mike Coggeshall had 12 points while Tim Hally had six rebounds for the Colonials (3-3).
Wachusett 70, Shrewsbury 44
Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, at Holden
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