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 […]

Sports: Belmont Boys’ Hoops Left Out In The Rain By SpyPonders

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Photo: Sophomore guard Daniel Yardemian vs. Arlington. Why when the Belmont High School Boys’ Basketball team crosses Route 2 to visit its neighbors Arlington High, it’s always raining? Tuesday’s game, Jan. 3, marked the fourth time in five years that the Marauders have been met with a downpour entering the Arlington High gym. And for the third time […]

Football: Belmont Drains SpyPonders, 17-14, on Final Play Field Goal

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Photo: It’s good as Aidan Cadogan (#3) is congratulated after hitting the winning points vs. Arlington. After the final whistle blew, a person on the sidelines said, “Belmont doesn’t win games like this.” It does now. A 31-yard field goal by junior kicker Aidan Cadogan splitting the uprights on the final play of the game […]

Sports: Belmont Girls’ Hoops Stumbles vs Arlington, Difficult Week Ahead

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Photo: Sophomore guard Alexa Sabatino heading to the basket against Arlingon home. There is no better example of a team with a Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde persona than Belmont High’s Girls’ Basketball team. When on their side of the midcourt line, the Marauders’ are a ball-hawking defense that makes it difficult for (most) teams to […]

Sports: Belmont Boy’s Hoops Tops League Table Defeating Ranked Arlington,

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Photo: Justin Wagner scoring vs. Arlington. A dominating third quarter by its three big men under the basket powered Belmont High School to the top of the Middlesex League Liberty Division after the Marauders defeated Arlington High School, 75-65, before a ruckus home crowd at the Wenner on Friday, Jan. 30. Co-captain senior forward Justin […]

Sports: Belmont Boys’ Hoops Bumped from Undefeated on Last Second Drive at Arlington

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Photo: Belmont’s junior Dylan Ferdinand making a layup vs. Arlington. It was not the way Belmont High Boys’ Basketball Head Coach Adam Pritchard wanted his team to prep before facing a pair of strong basketball squads in the Boston Amateur Basketball Club’s annual Holiday Classic in Boston over the holiday break.  An inspired game by host Arlington High School […]

Sports: Belmont Girls’ Hoops Remains Undefeated Behind Winklaar’s Big Night

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Photo: Belmont High co-captain Samari Winklaar. In the last game of 2015, Belmont High senior co-captain Samari Winklaar went off like a New Year’s firework, scoring 15 points in the first half (half of the team’s total) on her way to a career-high 19 points as she spurred on her teammates to a 48-31 victory […]

Sports: Field Hockey Back on Winning Track with 7-0 Shutout of Arlington

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Photo: Belmont’s Kate McCarthy skies for a shot against Arlington. After its hard-fought loss to powerhouse Watertown this past Thursday, Belmont Field Hockey headed back to its home on Harris Field to begin the home stretch of its season with a Columbus Day matinee against Arlington.  And the Marauders reestablished its impressive scoring touch with a […]

Sports: Belmont High Take Steps Back in Loss to Arlington, 42-14

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Photo: Belmont running back Ben Jones. Belmont High School’s head football coach Yann Kumin was disconsolate crossing the Arlington High School football field after his team suffered a 42-14 drubbing by the host SpyPonders on Friday night, Sept. 25. “We lost to them by the same score last year, and I know we can be competitive […]

Sports: Girls’ Soccer Falls to Steel of League to Drop to .500

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Photo: Belmont’s Emma Sass (10) and Kristen Gay (24) attempt to head the ball during the team’s match with Arlington.  It was a learning experience for the young Belmont High School Girls’ Soccer team as they met the steel of the schedule, falling to the Middlesex League’s dominant teams this week. The Marauders lost to […]