Roundup: Jesse Aleixo’s perfect game powers Taunton

The senior struck out 13 to help the No. 15 Taunton softball team defeat Durfee, 3-0, and improve to 5-1.

Roundup: Silver Lake wins, but no-hitter streak ends

Maddy Barone tossed a one-hitter and smacked a home run in Silver Lake’s 7-0 win over Middleboro.

Top 20 boys’ lacrosse poll: Defending champ still No. 1

There was a lot of movement in the Globe’s weekly boys’ lacrosse Top 20 poll following last week’s action.

Members of the team from Osaka, Japan, came together for a photo with their exhibition opponents from Hingham High after the teams played.

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Japanese baseball players a hit in Hingham

A week-long visit from a Japanese school team to Hingham was ostensibily about baseball, but became a bonding experience for both sides.


Winter 2014

// Honoring the area’s best athletes

Look back on the outstanding season of some of the area’s best high schoolers.