Eastern Mass Boys Hoops Take Over TD Garden
BOSTON (CBS) – Before March Madness can take over the TD Garden, high school boys and girls from around Massachusetts have to get their turn.
Four Eastern Mass Boys games were played on Monday, including the Division 4 championship.
Here are all the winners:
St. Mary’s (Lynn) captured the Division 4 State Championship with a 70-64 victory over Cathedral.
WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche Reports
Danvers beat Wareham 68-45 in the D-3 semi-final. They move on to face the winner of Whitinsville Christian and St. Joseph’s in the finals.
Danvers led by eight at the break, but undefeated Wareham went on a 10-0 run to start the second half. Junior Darien Fernandez led the team with 19 points. Danvers responded with a 22-2 run of their own. Junior guard Nick McKenna had 12 points for the Falcons.
Brighton beat Stoughton 53-42 in the D-2 semi-final. Devon Edwards led Brighton with 11 points. They will play the winner of St. Bernard’s and Mahar in the finals.
Brockton edged out Charlestown 67-64 to advance to the D-1 finals. Sayvonn Houston led the Boxers with 22 points. They will face the winner of St. John’s Shrewsbury and Central High School.