D1 South - Field Hockey Playoffs
#18 Franklin (9-7-2) will travel to #15 Westwood (9-6-3) on Thursday, 11/2 at 3:30.
For all the field hockey playoffs currently scheduled
"On Saturday afternoon, the Salve Regina University (Newport, R.I.) football team lost its second game of the season, 35-26 to Commonwealth Coast Conference rival Western New England. Even with that defeat, the Seahawks are an impressive 5-2 this fall and just a game back of the league leaders.
One reason for Salve’s success on the gridiron this season has been the play of senior quarterback Danny McDermott. The Franklin High alum has waited three years for his chance at the starting job and he is making good use of the opportunity, completing more than 54 percent of his passes, throwing for more than 1,400 yards and 17 touchdowns in the first seven games of the season.
Last week, against rival Endicott, McDermott set a career-high with 321 passing yards and also tossed three touchdowns in a big win. In an interview in the days following the Endicott win, McDermott passed most of the credit onto the play of his teammates."
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|Franklin High alum Danny McDermott (17) was a back-up for three years, but this fall, as a senior, he earned the starting spot and has led the Seahawks to a 5-2 start. (Zan Carver/Salve Regina Athletics)|