GlobeNorth: Players of the Week, Top 10 boys’ and girls’ basketball teams

High Five

Tim Galloway-Burke , Methuen: The 6-foot-5 junior center scored a game-high 29 points in a 60-50 loss to North Andover on Feb. 14. Burke is averaging 20 points per game on the season.


Hannah Hackley , Westford: With her 30-point effort in a Feb. 14 win over Acton-Boxborough, the senior guard surpassed 1,000 career points, joining teammate Samantha Hyslip in the milestone club.

Bryan Martinez-Rodriguez , Salem: In Monday’s 65-52 win over Malden, the junior forward earned Salem Tournament MVP honors by scoring a game-high 27 points along with 11 rebounds.

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Sharrell Sanders , St. Mary’s: The senior point guard’s triple-double of 22 points, 14 rebounds, and 11 steals in Monday’s 62-46 win over Winthrop in the Spartan Classic championship earned her MVP honors.

Carolyn Scacchi , Peabody: In a 76-47 win over Chelmsford last Sunday, the senior captain just missed a triple-double with 15 points, 10 rebounds, eight assists, and four steals. The 6-foot-2 forward tallied 24 points, eight rebounds, and four assists in a win over Beverly (66-55) on Feb. 14.

Saade’s Top 10 boys’ teams


(Records through Tuesday)

1. Central Catholic (17-4); beat Cambridge Rindge and Latin, 66-57

2. St. John’s Prep (16-4); beat Andover, 60-52

3. Andover (15-4); lost to St. John’s Prep, 60-52

4. Everett (14-4); lost to Lynn English, 94-74

5. Lynn Classical (14-8): beat Salem, 62-61

6. Danvers (17-2); beat Rockland, 64-42

7. Lynn English (14-6); beat Everett, 94-74

8. Salem (16-5); beat Malden, 65-52

9. St. Mary’s (14-4); beat Whittier, 74-49

10. Greater Lawrence (17-2): beat Lynn Tech, 69-58

Saade’s Top 10 girls’ teams

1. Lynn English (21-0); beat Masconomet, 59-49

2. Central Catholic (19-1); beat Boston Latin, 52-38

3. Westford Academy (18-3); beat Archbishop Williams, 60-52

4. Masconomet (19-1); lost to Lynn English, 59-49

5. St. Mary’s (19-2); beat Winthrop, 62-46

6. Woburn (18-2); beat Peabody, 48-38

7. Peabody (14-5); lost to Woburn, 48-38

8. Chelmsford (17-3); beat Somerville, 55-37

9. Andover (15-5); lost to Central Catholic, 67-57

10. Pentucket (16-6); lost to Bedford, 59-40

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