Boys Basketball = Franklin, 48 vs. Arlington, 46 – Final
– Franklin kept Arlington without a final point over the final two minutes and rattled off five straight points to turn a late deficit into a win. Senior Matt Elias (nine points) hit his first three of the game to tie it 46-46 and sophomore Chris Edgehill scored seven of his 14 points in the final quarter, including a pull-up up jumper late to give the Panthers the lead. Senior Paul Mahon (14 points) was named MVP of the tournament while Edgehill and junior Jalen Samuels were named to the all-tournament team.
Girls Basketball = Franklin, 40 @ Mansfield, 50 – Final
– The Hornets took the lead with a 22-11 second quarter and held on for a double-digit win over their Kelley-Rex rival. Ann Maher finished with a team-high 14 points for Mansfield on four three-pointers. Maggie Danehy added nine points and eight rebounds in the win. Bea Bondhus was Franklin’s top scorer with 14 points and Breanna Atwood added seven.
Boys Hockey = Franklin, 4 vs. LaSalle College, 2 – Final
– Luke Downie scored a pair of goals to help the Panthers win their opener of the annual Mount St. Charles tournament. Joey Lizzotte and Zac Falvey also scored for Franklin.
Wrestling = Lowell Holiday Tournament (Foxboro, Franklin, Stoughton), 9:00 AM
(A two day event per the tweets below)
|Out at the Lowell Holiday Tournament along with 75 other teams. Wrestling starts at 10, updates coming throughout the day. via @FHSWrestle|
Via the Twitterverse
Wrestlers moving on to day 2: Bakalars (still in Chmp. Bracket), the Carlucci bros, Remillard, Farrell, Racca, Cogavin, MacLean, Polito, and Johnson. Wrestling starting up at 8:30 tomorrow morning.— Franklin Wrestling (@FHSWrestle) December 29, 2017
4-2 win to kick off the mount tourney. Hardhat to Downie. Tomorrow, be ready for #TheReturnOfDurk pic.twitter.com/5Q3tHWnMpq— Franklin Hockey (@FHS_Puck) December 29, 2017
Franklin 4 Lasalle College of PA 2. Hard hat goes to Downie. G’s Falvey, Lizotte and Downie (2). 8 pm Friday with the winner of Mount or Bishop Guertin @FHSSports @HockomockSports @In_The_Slot @BGlobeSports @MassHSHockey @MyHockeyLive @MetroWestSports— Coach Spillane (@FHS_PuckCoach) December 29, 2017
Consi round results: Farrell, Racca, Cogavin, Johnson, Coughlin, and Downing advance. Sauer and Smith drop. Team trails Mt. Anthony by a single point and is in 2nd place.— Franklin Wrestling (@FHSWrestle) December 29, 2017
Lost a tough battle to Mansfield 40-50. Great team effort. Getting better everyday. #Banja— Franklin Girls Bball (@fhsgvbasketball) December 29, 2017
Still alive in championship bracket: Carlucci brothers, Bakalars, Remillard, MacLean, and Polito. Advancing in the consis are Sauer, Farrell, Racca, Cogavin, Smith, Johnson, Coughlin, and Downing. Team’s currently in 5th place.— Franklin Wrestling (@FHSWrestle) December 28, 2017
1st Round Result: Carlucci brothers, Bakalars, Remillard, Racca, MacLean, Smith, and Polito move on in championship bracket. Sauer, Farrell, Cogavin, Johnson, Coughlin, and Downing drop to consolation.— Franklin Wrestling (@FHSWrestle) December 28, 2017
Out at the Lowell Holiday Tournament along with 75 other teams. Wrestling starts at 10, updates coming throughout the day. pic.twitter.com/hQGSGsWIsj— Franklin Wrestling (@FHSWrestle) December 28, 2017