Schools roundup: St. John’s Prep is top seed in Super 8 baseball tournament

St. John’s Prep was one of four unanimous selections to the Super 8 tournament.

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The field has been set for the second annual event, which begins Wednesday.

Foxboro beats Sharon in first round of boys’ lacrosse tournament

Senior captain Brian DeVellis had a hat trick to help lift the victors.

Monday’s school roundup: Reading nips Chelmsford in girls’ lacrosse

Emma McDonagh scored a goal with 1:28 left to snap the tie.

// Scouting the 2015 MIAA boys’ lacrosse tournament

A look at each division and the contenders before the start of the state tournament.

Division 1 girls’ lacrosse title will go through the South sectional

The South sectional is loaded again with Westwood (20-0), Needham (19-1), and Notre Dame (Hingham) (17-3).

// Ex-NFL head coach Mike Sherman to take over Nauset program

Sherman, a Norwood native, formerly was head coach of the NFL’s Green Bay Packers and at Texas A&M University.

// St. John’s Prep baseball highly motivated for second Super 8 bid

Catholic Conference MVP Justin Foley, Eagles (18-2) set to take flight after early exit from 2014 tourney.

// Braintree, Bridgewater-Raynham prepped for second year of Super 8

Bill O’Connell’s Wamps are 8-2 in games decided by two runs or less after last year’s run to tourney final.

Student-athletes studied in the Zone at English High School. There are Zone study centers at 20 high schools

Despite Scholar Athletes program, Boston still fails student athletes

John Fish’s multimillion-dollar charity works wonders to address deficiencies in Boston’s athletics. But the city has yet to step up.

Lowell, MA - 05/30/15 - Cambridge's Brianna Duncan in the triple jump event. Division 1 Boys and Girls track meet at Lowell's Cawley Stadium. - (Barry Chin/Globe Staff), Section: Sports, Reporter: correspondent, Topic: 31d1track, LOID: 8.1.1034582802.

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Track and field

Andover captures boys’ and girls’ crowns in Division 1

The Andover girls won the title without even winning an event, while the boys were led by strong performances in the hurdles.

Track and field

North Andover boys, Notre Dame girls claim Division 2 titles

North Andover earned its first state title, while Notre Dame (Hingham) took home its third straight title on the girls’ side.

// Newton North well-armed for long tournament run

Coach Joe Siciliano’s 15-6 squad may fall short of defending Super 8 title, but have pitching to contend in Division 1.