Via HockomockSports.com and Twitter, we share the results of the FHS winter sports action on Tuesday
Boys Basketball = Franklin, 62 @ Canton, 50 – Final
– Franklin overcame a hot start and a first quarter deficit to pick up a win over Canton on the road. The Bulldogs hit five threes in the opening quarter for an 18-15 lead but the Panthers clamped down in the second to hold the hosts to six points to grab a 29-24 lead by the break. The Panthers extended their lead to eight (44-36) after 24 minutes and closed it out with a big final quarter to get the win.
Sophomore Henry Digiorgio poured in a carer-high 27 points, scoring 12 in the first half and hitting three three-points in the fourth to cement the win. Sophomore Andrew O’Neill added 11 of his career-high 14 points in the second half for his varsity debut. Canton junior Matt Chafin finished with a career-high 16 points to lead Canton while Conor Hunter accounted for four of the Bulldogs’ 10 three-pointers for 12 points.
Girls Basketball = Canton, 47 @ Franklin, 67 – Final
– Franklin extended its win streak to 36 games with a big win in the opener. Katie Peterson was the top scorer for the hosts with 18 points and Stefany Padula had 16, including four threes. Kiara Cerruti kicked off her senior season with a game-high 21 points, including 14 in the second half, for the Bulldogs. Canton led 12-11 after the first quarter, but the Panthers turned it around with a 22-9 second to grab the lead for good.
Leading by 13 going into the fourth, Franklin scored 20 points in the final eight minutes to push the lead. Bridget Leo scored 12 points and Olivia Quinn and Brigid Earley each had seven for the Panthers. Sydney Gallery scored seven, all in the second half, and Samya DaSilva added five for the Bulldogs.
Girls Hockey = Franklin, 7 vs. East Bridgewater, 3 – Final
Big opening WIN: 7-3 FranklinG Sammi W Avery GG Ava V Shaw DG Maggie M unassistedG Molly H unassistedG Molly H Avery G & Shaw DG Kaitlyn J Dana StottG Maggie M Avery G@FHSSports Next game Thursday 12/16 8:30pm HOME @ the Vet
Via Twitter -> https://twitter.com/FHSGirlsPuck/status/1470963148836511745
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