No. 7 Wellesley also lost to an unranked team, Lincoln-Sudbury, and fell three spots. New Bedford remained undefeated and moved to No. 4. Newton-South held strong at No. 5 despite an overtime loss to Central Catholic on Sunday in the title game of the Comcast Tournament.
No. 6 Revere moved up one spot and continues its quest for an undefeated season and No. 8 Reading stayed put. Coyle & Cassidy won four straight and clinched the Eastern Athletic Conference title yesterday, and moved up one spot to No. 10. Franklin takes over the No. 11 spot with another loss to former No. 1 Mansfield.
No. 12 Norwell moved up two spots following a close win over South Shore competitor Harwich, and Cohasset remained No. 13 despite a loss to Abington. Woburn fell two spots to No. 14 after a 43-36 loss to Middlesex rival Stoneham. Acton-Boxboro held onto No. 15, with Stoneham right behind at No. 16 following a win over Woburn. Stoneham moved up four spots.
Boston City (North) squad Fenway fell one slot to 17 with a non-league loss to Fontbonne. Quincy is right behind at No. 18 with a 61-39 loss to Scituate. Braintree remained at No. 19 and Pentucket fell two spots to No. 20.
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- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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 email@example.com. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org and follow him on Twitter @GlobeSchools for all of the latest updates.
Then there are our winter correspondents:
- Emily McCarthy | @EmilyMcCahthy | BPS correspondent
- Jake Fischer | @GlobeFischer | Boys basketball
- Michelle Fenelon | @michfenelon | Girls basketball
- Andrew MacDougall | @Andy_MacDougall | Boys hockey
- Liz Torres | @etorres446 | Girls hockey
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