Sports: Belmont Field Hockey Cools Off Lexington, 4-1, as Birthday Girl Leads the Way

Photo: AnnMarie Habelow (center) and Julia Chase (right). Playing its most complete game of the season, Belmont High Field Hockey swept aside a red-hot Lexington High squad, 4-1, in a critical game for the Middlesex League Liberty championship played under the lights Thursday, Oct. 20, at Harris Field. Goals by newly-promoted forward sophomore Bridget Gardiner […]

Sports: Girls’ Lacrosse Loss Goalie and Game to Lexington

Photo: Belmont’s Anastasia MacEwen Meg Higgins (19) defend the goal in the second half. Belmont High School’s Girls’ Lacrosse three-year starting goalie Anastasia MacEwen was a rock in net against a slick, fast Lexington High offense. The senior kept the Minutemen at bay early in Wednesday’s home match, April 13, as Belmont’s offense was struggling losing […]

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

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 […]

Sports: Belmont Girls’ Routed by All-Star Kelly, Lexington, 62-43

Photo: Senior guards Ani Maroyan (4) and Sofia Cellucci (33) ran a positive offensive set when they were in the game vs. Lexington.  After taking one of the best Division 1 teams in the state (Woburn High) to the final second in its last game before falling by a single point, there were high hopes Belmont High […]

Sports: Boys’ Hoops Sneaks Out of Lexington with Thrilling OT Win, 76-74

Photo: Belmont’s Matt Kerans heading to the basket in OT v. Lexington. Wow. Talk about pulling one’s bacon out of the fire. Thanks to two outstanding plays by a pair of role players, Belmont High Boys’ hoopsters crawled themselves out of a deep hole they helped dig and somehow got out of Dodge with a […]

Sports: Girls’ Swimming Powers Past Minutemen as Rockets Await

Photo: Belmont High senior swimmers and divers. For the seniors on Belmont High’s Girls’ Swimming and Diving team, the past three meets with the Lexington High Minutemen have been heartbreakers (twice), exhilarating (last year) and always close in determining which team would win the Middlesex League title. But for those seniors, this season’s confrontation held at […]

Sports: Bram the Bright Spot as Marauder Harriers Fall to Minutemen

Photo: Coming home.  There were two powerhouses running the Clay Pit Pond cross country course Tuesday, Oct. 6: the cross country teams from Lexington High School and Belmont senior Leah Bram. It was going to be a mighty high mountain to climb for Belmont High’s harriers to scale past the Minutemen, which has become a […]

Sports: 18th Ranked Field Hockey Beats Lexington, Big Game Monday at Winchester

Photo: Serena Nally leading the Belmont offense against Lexington. Facing its toughest challenge of the season, Belmont High School Field Hockey took advantage of its scoring chances and the defense chalked up another shutout to beat visiting Lexington High, 2-0, on Friday afternoon, Sept. 25 at Harris Field. “I was sweating for all 60 minutes,” said Belmont […]

In Historic Victory, Unbeaten Belmont Girls’ Track Defeats Lexington

Photo: (from left) Anoush Krafian (16.1 seconds), Rachel Berets (16.8) and Sammy Kelts (17.2) sweep the 100m high hurdles in a duel meet with Lexington.  Usually, a duel track meet between strong teams come down to the final two events; the 100 and 400 meter relays.  That wasn’t necessary on Thursday, May 7, when the undefeated Lexington High School Girls’ Track squad […]

3 Up, 3 Down, Tournament Bound: Belmont Girls’ Hoops Strides into Post-Season

Three games in three days is a tough proposition for most professional teams. For a squad of high schoolers, a trio of games in as many days is a daunting prospect. So when the Belmont High School Girls’ Basketball team was forced because of the numerous snow storms to play a triple header – two of the opponents playoff-bound with double digit wins […]