Kris Dufour/Williams College
Averaging 6 yards per carry in his first season on the Curry football team, the junior racked up 95 yards and three TDs on 12 rushes in a 40-0 victory over Becker. The Westwood High grad was the Offensive Rookie of the Week in the Commonwealth Coast Conference.
With no timeouts, the first-year quarTerback directed Williams on a game-winning 80-yard drive in a 27-26 win over previously unbeaten Middlebury. He threw for 195 yards and two TDs and rushed for a team-high 93 and a score. Winless in 2016, William is 4-1.
The junior forward netted her second goal in two games to lift the Brown women’s soccer team (9-4) to a 1-0 Ivy win over Harvard Oct. 14. A biology major, she graduated from Brockton High as the program’s career scoring leader (73 goals, 43 assists).
Alexandra Valoras showed every outward sign of success and promise, a star at school, beloved at home. She revealed nothing of her inner anguish, except in her diary — a chronicle of scathing self-criticism and growing desperation that her parents chose to share so that other families might learn from their loss.Continue reading »
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Tommy Chang confirmed he will resign, and Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said the public school system needs a leader “who can gain the confidence of the community.”Continue reading »
The Valorases are profoundly sad, but they do not think the topic of their daughter’s death should be taboo.Continue reading »
One of the first things you notice as you enter World’s End is its rich smell, a refreshing mix of ocean water and the earthiness of red cedar trees.Continue reading »