School roundup

Roundup: Duxbury beats No. 1 Xaverian in boys’ lacrosse

On Tuesday night, the No. 6-seeded Green Dragons (6-1) flexed their muscles, knocking off Xaverian, 10-5.

Around the Diamond

Relentless on offense

At Masconomet Regional, the Cape Ann League power stormed to a 4-0 start by outscoring foes by an average of 10.75 runs per game, scoring at least 15 runs twice.

First basemen John Carlson says: “Now we know that feeling of what it’s like to win a state championship. That just gives us more determination and drive.”

Photos by Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff

Around the bases

Hingham waits for the magic

The magic appeared to be back. The Hingham High baseball team trailed Duxbury, 6-2, entering the bottom half of the fifth inning.

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

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.