Tuesday featured some impressive performances on the hardcourt. Here are five of the best. Take your pick as to who is the player of the day.
New Mission's Tianna Johnson recorded a triple-double (22 points, 11 assists, 11 rebounds) in a 70-49 victory over O'Bryant.
Senior captain Hannah O'Flynn led Ipswich to a 49-43 victory over Lynnfield with 26 points, 16 rebounds, and 6 steals.
Revere's Morgan Jenkins scored 20 points and eclipsed the 1,000 career rebounds mark by pulling down 20 in a 65-51 win over Lynn Classical. She now has 1,017 in her career.
Sean O'Neill powered Norwood's attack, scoring 35 points in a 77-65 win over Natick.
Senior guard Sam Longwell's 28 points and 7 boards helped No. 7 Acton-Boxboro (17-2, 9-1) clinch the DCL Large title with a 77-45 win over Newton South.
Several reporters and editors contribute updates, news and analysis to the High School Sports Blog.
- Bob Holmes: A Reading resident (Go Rockets!) and Boston College graduate, Holmes is the Boston Globe High School Sports Editor. We remind you now that his weekly picks are often made in jest so everyone just calm down when he picks against Everett for 11 straight weeks. Contact him at email@example.com. Follow him on Twitter @GlobeHolmes.
- Craig Larson: A native of West Springfield (Leo Durocher anyone? Tim Daggett?) and Curry College graduate (a proud Colonel!), Larson is the sports editor for the Globe's regional sections: South, West and North, as well as a frequent contributor on the college beat. Abington to Xaverian: it all starts with the schools. Have a compelling story idea? Contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Follow him on Twitter @GlobeLars.
- Zuri Berry: Berry attended the same high school as sports legends O.J. Simpson and Joe DiMaggio. (Guess which one is his hero.) He's a South Boston resident (formerly of Eastie) and the editor of the High School Sports blog as well as the go-to-guy for everything high school sports on Boston.com. Contact him at email@example.com and follow him on Twitter @ZuriBerry for all of the latest updates.
Then there are our winter correspondents:
- Alex Hall | @AlexKHall | Baseball
- Colleen Casey | @ColleenCasey226 | Softball
- Mike Giesta | Boys lacrosse
- Catherine Calsolaro | @catrenee13 | Girls lacrosse
- Liz Torres | @etorres446 | Boys volleyball
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