Sports: A Call For 3s as Belmont Girls’ Hoops Rip Triton, 62-32, in Playoff Opener [Video]

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Photo: Jenny Call after breaking the 3 point record in a playoff game with Triton. The Belmont Fire Department should have been called to the high school’s Wenner Field House on Friday night as Jenny Call set the place on fire. The junior co-captain shot the area-code J for seven 3s, breaking the school’s game record […]

Sports: Belmont Boys’ Basketball Wins Sectional Opener Over Chelsea

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Photo: Belmont point guard Danny Yardemian. Belmont High Boys’ Basketball’s Head Coach Adam Pritchard had one piece of advice to his team in their playoff opener against Chelsea on Wednesday, March 1. “Everything is fast tonight,” Pritchard told the team early in the first quarter. A simple enough request, but it would be the core of […]

Cushing Village: Demolition of Structures Completed, Dewatering To Begin

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Photo: The site of the future Cushing Village. The future location of Cushing Village has been cleared of the former buildings, and in-ground work will begin in the next few days, according to an update from a spokesperson for Toll Brothers, the developer of the 164,000 square foot multi-use project. Otto Weiss, the project manager […]

Sports: Boys’ Hockey Takes on St. John’s Prep Wednesday in Playoff’s First Round

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Photo: Belmont ice hockey Belmont High Boys’ Ice Hockey knew they were heading to the Division 1 North playoffs for the past fortnight. But like every other team in the same pool, the team needed to wait until late Monday night – only after a pair of games to determine the final teams entering the […]

Sports: Belmont Boys’ Basketball Quietly Enters Playoffs After Cathedral Roadrace

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Photo: Belmont’s Daniel Yardemian (center) being fouled by Cathedral’s Manny Green. Can a 16-6 team quietly enter the playoffs? Belmont High School Boys’ Basketball is doing just that, going about its business mostly under the radar as it enters the Division 2 North sectional tourney play on Wednesday, March 1 against Chelsea High School. And […]

Sports: Girl Hoopsters Top Seed In Sectionals, Boys’ In At 6th

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Photo: Game against Melrose two months ago. The Belmont High Girls’ Basketball team has secured the coveted number one seed in the coming Division 2 North sectional playoffs that begin next week.  The Boys’ squad has garnered the sixth seed and a first-round home game on Wednesday, March 1 at 7 p.m. against the Chelsea High […]

Sports: Belmont Shares League Title After Rendering Reading Redundant, 57-51

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Photo: The bench and players on the court cheer what would be the game-winning basket from Greta Propp. When Reading High’s sophomore guard Isabella Zagami hit an off-balance 3 pointer to tie its game with Belmont at 51 with less than 40 seconds in the game, it could have been a knife to the heart […]

Giorgio, Quirk Named Boosters BHS Student-Athlete for January

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 Photo: Jess Giorgio and Kevin Quirk. Senior Kevin Quirk (Boys’ Ice Hockey) and sophomore Jess Giorgio (Girls’ Basketball) are the recipients of the Belmont Boosters BHS Student-Athlete-of-the-Month award for January.  Sponsored by the Boosters and in coordination, with the Belmont High School Athletic Department, each month a pair of varsity athletes are selected by an independent […]

Sports: Belmont Girls’ Hoops Swamp Watertown, 40-22, in Defensive Tour de Force [VIDEO]

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Photo: Belmont’s Alexia Sabatino (Center #5) on defense against Watertown. Since her freshman season when she took over the role of on-court leader, Carly Christofori has had to walk away five times on the losing end of a game against archrivals Watertown. In each of the previous two seasons, great playoff runs by the Marauders […]

Sports: Girls’ Basketball Playoff Bound After Dunking SpyPonders, 42-26

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Photo: Sophomore Jane Mahon heading to the basket at Arlington. (Credit: Pete Giorgio)  Unlike last season, Belmont High Girls’ Basketball did not wait ’til the last minute to punch their ticket to the playoffs. This year, they got there early, securing its tenth win in only 12 games as the Marauders had to survive what […]