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NOTEWORTHY

GlobeWest: Noteworthy performances

Trinity athletics department
Littleton’s Julia Pitino, in her senior season as Trinity women's soccer goalkeeper, put up the second-best goals against average in school history.
Gil Talbot
Katie Benzan

KATIE BENZAN

WELLESLEY

The former Nobles basketball standout scored 27 points — 21 on 3-pointers — and adding seven rebounds and five assists to pace Harvard (5-4) past Northeastern, 79-69, Dec. 6. The sophomore guard is averaging 14.8 points and 3.2 assists a game.

JULIA PITINO

LITTLETON

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After setting a Trinity record with 11 shutouts in 2016, the senior soccer goalkeeper allowed just 10 goals over 12 starts this year, putting up the second-best goals against average (0.79) in school history. She was named to the 2017 College Sports Information Directors of America’s All-American Women’s Soccer second team.

Steve McLaughlin
Maddie Bledsoe

MADDIE BLEDSOE

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NEWTON

The Wesleyan senior produced 22 points and 10 rebounds while playing a game-high 43 minutes in a 74-65 overtime win over Williams Dec. 9. The 5-foot-10-inch forward is averaging 11.5 points and 10.8 rebounds a game this season.

Nate Weitzer can be reached at nathaniel.weitzer@globe.com.