Sports: Final Quarter Fall Off Ends Playoffs For Belmont Boys Hoops

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Photo: Point guards Classical’s Jaylen Johnson and Belmont’s Danny Yardemian. For the first three-quarters of its sectional quarterfinals match with favorite Lynn Classical, Belmont High School’s Boys’ Basketball were not just holding their own against the Rams, they were taking the measure of their hosts. During the Saturday afternoon matinee, on March 4, the 6th-seeded […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

Appreciation: Belmont Girls’, Boys’ Basketball Did Themselves Proud.

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Photo: Girls’ Basketball after semifinal win over Arlington Catholic. Dear Belmontonian: I write to congratulate the members and coaches of Belmont High’s Varsity Boys’ and Girls’ Basketball teams for their fine seasons and appearances in the MIAA basketball tournament. The boys’ finished a triumphant regular season as Middlesex League’s Liberty Division champions earning a first-round […]

Sports: Belmont Boys’ Hoops Exit Playoffs Early by Youthful Brighton Squad

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Photo: Charge, Brighton. Belmont High Boys’ Basketball Head Coach Adam Pritchard looked like the world had just settled on his shoulders after his Marauders was knocked out of the MIAA Division 2 North Sectional playoffs Tuesday night, March 1. Pritchard’s senior-laden team had just fallen victim in the first round match-up to a young, physical […]

Sports: Boys’ Hoops Host Tough Brighton in Playoff Opener Tuesday

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Photo: Brighton winning the 2015 City Championship. Belmont High School Boys’ Basketball will host a tough young Brighton High Bengals squad in the first round of the MIAA Division 2 North sectionals on Tuesday, March 1 at 7 p.m. at the Wenner. Brighton (13-8) has been a Boston powerhouse program since head coach Hugh Coleman […]

Sports: Kerans Breaks Belmont’s Boys’ Hoops All-Time Scoring Record

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Photo: Matt Kerans driving against Lexington. This spring, a new banner will be placed in the Wenner Field House with  Belmont High senior Matt Kerans’ name on it accompanied by a still-to-be-determined number. While the amount remains in flux, the recognition was earned through persistence and excellence as the four-year varsity guard broke Steve Pollard’s 30-year-old […]

Banner Time! Belmont Boys’ Hoops Is Middlesex League Liberty Championship

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Photo: The 2015-16 Middlesex League Liberty Division champions: Belmont High School The lockers took a beating from Belmont High School’s Boys Basketball players as they added a celebratory beat to the joyful roar emanating from the visitors locker room at Reading Memorial High School as the Marauders raucously celebrated winning the Middlesex League Liberty Division championship […]