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14 Dec 18
Mark Pack

From the 1990s – and featuring a young Lembit Opik, not to mention David Allworthy – this video was produced to encourage Liberal Democrats to recruit more party members.

14 Dec 18
A Moth to a Flame

There’s something about black and white photography that inspires me. I don’t know why I’m drawn to it, but I almost prefer monochromatic images to colored ones. Maybe it’s the juxtaposition of dark and light, shadow and shade. I love the suggestion of it; the invitation to interpretation that it offers. Black and white images […]

14 Dec 18
Katrinaslife

Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton

14 Dec 18
Boston Herald
#gallery-1436789-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1436789-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1436789-1 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1436789-1 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 29: Lauren Grela, Ursuline, cross country ALL SCHOLATIC on November 29, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) DECEMBER 9, 2018: Abigail Tenreiro – girls cross country – Seekonk – Boston Herald All-Scholastic BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 30: Pauline Steines, Lexington, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 30, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 30: Vivian McMahon, Brookline, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 30, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 30: Emma Kerimo, Concord Carlisle, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 30, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 29: Elizabeth Marshall, Plymouth North, cross country ALL SCHOLATIC on November 29, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 29: Lexi Quinn, Foxborough, cross country ALL SCHOLATIC on November 29, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 29: Makayla Paige, Tewksbury, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 29, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 29: Eve Feuerbach, Manchester Essex, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 29, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 28: Maggie Donahue Wellesley, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 28, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 28: Grace Connolly, Natick, cross countryALL SCHOLASTIC on November 28, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 28: Schuyler Gooley, Hopkinton, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 28, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 28: Olivia Jones, Hopkinton, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 28, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 28: Kate Connolly, Natick, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 28, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 29: Sarah Conant, Westwood, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 29, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 28: Nicole Anderson Billerica , cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 28, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) Herald All-Scholastics: Girls cross country, 2018 NICOLE ANDERSON, BILLERICA This junior talent placed 10th in the Div. 1 All-State race after a big fifth-place finish at the Div. 2 EMass championships. Anderson was fourth in the Bay State Invitational and second in the Merrimack Valley Conference championships. She was a big factor in Billerica’s undefeated season in the MVC. A perennial honor roll student, Anderson is also a student ambassador. SARAH CONANT, WESTWOOD A tough and seasoned competitor, Conant’s best moment came at the Div. 2 All-State race where she finished a strong second to Littleton’s Sarah Roffman on a muddy, snow-covered course. This senior was the Div. 4 EMass champion and shattered the course record at the Tri-Valley League championships. A member of the National Honor Society, Conant will run cross country and track at UMass-Amherst GRACE CONNOLLY, NATICK With her win at the Div. 1 All-State championships, “Princess Grace” became just the third female harrier in Massachusetts to capture three All-State cross-country titles. Connolly shattered the Wrentham Developmental Center course record at the Div. 2 EMass championships and she bolted to a third-place finish at the Foot Locker Northeast Regional championships. A Bay State Conference All-Star, this senior is a member of the National Honor Society and will attend Stanford University. KATE CONNOLLY, NATICK Grace Connolly’s younger sister, this sophomore carved out her own niche on the trails this fall. Connolly captured the bronze medal at the Div. 2 EMass race and ran to a splendid third-place finish at the Div. 1 All-State championships. Connolly was second to Wellesley’s Margaret Donahue at the Bay State Conference championships. She is an honor roll student and an Anti-Defamation League member. MAGGIE DONAHUE, WELLESLEY This talented senior captured the Bay State Conference crown and finished second to Grace Connolly at both the Div. 2 EMass and All-State championships. Donahue raced to a fifth-place finish at the Nike Regionals and also chalked up a victory at the Bay State Invitational. Donahue is a member of the National Honor Society and will attend Georgetown University. EVE FEUERBACH, MANCHESTER ESSEX One of the most consistent competitors in the state, Feuerbach finished third in the Div. 2 All-State race and second at the Div. 5 EMass championships. This senior nabbed fourth at the Bay State Invitational and second in the Cape Ann League championship meet. Feuerbach was named the CAL Runner of the Year in the Baker Division. A member of the National Honor Society, she will run cross country and track at Holy Cross. SCHUYLER GOOLEY, HOPKINTON This junior had a huge fall season, capped off with a ninth-place finish in the Div. 1 All-State race. At the Div. 3 EMass championships Gooley pushed hard for seventh place and she took second at the Tri-Valley League championships. The Tri-Valley League All-Star is a member of the National Honor Society. LAUREN GRELA, URSULINE The Div. 5 EMass champion, Grela went on to finish fourth at the Div. 2 All-States. This senior captured the Catholic Conference title and led Ursuline to the conference title. Grela was victorious in the Twilight Invitational Div. 2 race. She is a member of the National Honor Society and will attend Columbia University. OLIVIA JONES, HOPKINTON This sophomore will be a runner to watch after running to the Div. 3 EMass title. Jones was a solid 12th in the Div. 1 All-State race at Stanley Park and nailed down the 11th spot at the Twilight Invitational. The Tri-Valley League MVP, she was also a league All-Star. Jones runs both indoor and outdoor track and won freshman French, math and history awards at Hopkinton. EMMA KERIMO, CONCORD-CARLISLE The Dual County League champion, Kerimo broke the sophomore record with her win at the Twilight Invitational. Kerimo ran to a sterling fourth-place finish in the Div. 2 EMass championship race and came back the next week to nail down fifth at Div. 1 All-States. A DCL All-Star, she runs both indoor and outdoor track. Kerimo was a recipient of the President’s Volunteer Award. ELIZABETH MARSHALL, PLYMOUTH NORTH The South Shore’s premier harrier, Marshall was a Patriot League All-Star. She was 17th in the Div. 2 EMass race and then pushed for 16th at the Div. 1 All-States. This senior is a former Patriot League MVP and competes on both the indoor and outdoor track teams. Marshall is an honor roll student and will attend Stonehill College. VIVIAN MCMAHON, BROOKLINE Yet another sophomore talent, McMahon made her bones this season with a scintillating 15th-place finish in the Div. 1 All-State race on a muddy, snow-covered course at Stanley Park. McMahon ran to a huge win at the Div. 1 EMass championships. She was 10th at the Twilight Invitational and took fourth at the Bay State Conference championships. A BSC All-Star, McMahon competes in track for the Warriors. MAKAYLA PAIGE, TEWKSBURY The Merrimack Valley Conference champion, Paige came up big in November with a sixth-place finish in the Div. 3 EMass championships and seventh at the Div. 1 All-States. The sophomore was fourth at the Frank Kelley Invitational and sprinted to take fifth at the Twilight Invitational. Paige competes on both the indoor and outdoor track teams at Tewksbury. LEXI QUINN, FOXBORO Quinn kicked the season off with a second-place finish at the Vineyard Invitational and never faltered. The senior placed seventh at the Div. 4 EMass championships and went on to take 11th in the Div. 2 All-State race. The Hockomock League champion and MVP, Quinn was seventh at the Ocean State Invitational and took 14th at the Bay State Invitational. She also registered a top-five finish at the Twilight Invitational with fifth. Quinn is a member of the Spanish, Art and National Honor Society. PAULINE STEINES, LEXINGTON This junior was put to the test all season and was a model of consistency throughout. She took 13th at the Div. 1 EMass championships and placed 14th a week later at the All-State championships. Steines was third in the Middlesex League championship race and copped All-Star honors. She was 12th at the Ocean State Invitational and seventh at the Catholic Memorial Invitational at Franklin Park. Steines is a member of the National Honor Society. ABIGAIL TENREIRO, SEEKONK This junior captured seventh at the Twilight Invitational and finished a respectable 40th against a stacked field at the Foot Locker Northeast Regionals at Van Cortlandt Park. Tenreiro ran to a fine third-place finish in the Div. 5 EMass championships and fifth at the Div. 2 All-State race. She was seventh against a strong field at the Frank Kelley Invitational. Herald All-Scholastics girls cross country All-Stars ATLANTIC COAST LEAGUE Carly Coughlin, Amelia Burnett (Dennis-Yarmouth); Sofia LoVoulo, Olivia Langlan Ruth Penney (Marshfield); Rachel Pranga, Abby Farrell, Ella Kelly, Izzy Nobili (Nauset); Anna Goodwin, Claire Davies, Emma Eastman (Sandwich) BAY STATE CONFERENCE Vivian McMahon (Brookline); Grace Sullivan, Ava Duggan, Elise O’Leary, Ella Affanato (Milton); Grace Connolly, Mary Dougherty, Kate Connolly, Genna Girard (Natick); Elena Oberle, Ana Keene (Needham); Charlotte Kouroriez (Newton North); Mia Costa, Caroline McGrath (Walpole); Maggie Donahue, Nora Bannon, Bridget Ulian (Wellesley) MVP: Kate Connolly BOSTON CITY LEAGUE Sarah Lawton (Fenway) CAPE AND ISLANDS Adrienne Christy, Catherine Cherry, Eloise Christy, Amber Cuthburt (Martha’s Vineyard); Sophie Bass, Bella Haley, Isabel Husted, Ella Philips (Sturgis West); Caroline Davock, Francesca Marchesi, Margo Dery (Monomoy); Claire Zisserson, Sam Adams, Nora Quill (Rising Tide); Phaedra Plank, Catherine Buccino (Nantucket); Lauren Holmes, Mia Mackenzie (Sturgis East); Marie Carney (St. John Paul) MVP: Adrienne Christy CATHOLIC CENTRAL LEAGUE Millie Hynes (Archbishop Williams); Maura Kirpatrick, Erin Moran (Arlington Catholic); Molly Dugan, Catherine Mawn, Katie Quinn-Cyr (Austin Prep); Corinne Ahern, Nicole Johns, Olivia Juneau, Grace Kubat, Ava Mahoney, Joy Wambui (Bishop Fenwick); Emma Grzybinski, Ava O’Donnell (Cardinal Spellman); Caitlin Tully (Lowell Catholic); McKenna Wech (Saint Joseph Prep); Lily Newhall (St. Mary’s) MVP: Ava Mahoney COMMONWEALTH ATHLETIC CONFERENCE Kate Conrad (Academy Notre Dame); Yarid Deras (Chelsea); Amanda Davison, Emily Ernst (Essex Tech); Tealei Chandonnet, Mikala Kelly (Greater Lowell); Shannon Brady, Rupa Raj, Chiara Kinnon (Mystic Valley); Lauren Clark (Northeast); Leah Arnold, Elaina Latino, Ciara McCarthy (PMA); Rachel Halas, Ivana Wisky (Shawsheen) MVP: Shannon Brady DUAL COUNTY LEAGUE Emma Kerimo, Iris Bergman, Nora Johnson, Sophie Gower, Ellen Su, Sarah Reichheld (Concord-Carlisle); Lucy Abdow, Julie Tassinari, Norah Aalto, Annie Jackson (Boston Latin); Sophie DeFreitas, Emilia Arrabo, Meghan Garrett (Lincoln-Sudbury); Grace Maffei, Maggie McInerney (Acton-Boxboro); Caroline Williams (Cambridge); McKenna Kelemanik, Carrie Turcott (Wayland); Aria Sonderling, Addie Marple (Newton South); Sophia Price (Cambridge); Haley Wims (Weston) EASTERN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE Sophia Arruda, Kaylee Gladu, Natalie Dextradeur, Phoebe Dodge, Caitlin Neary, Kelsee Gladu, Elizabeth Parkinson, Madison Saba, Isabella Simoneau (Bishop Feehan) HOCKOMOCK LEAGUE Lexi Quinn, Abby Hassman, Lindsey Nelson (Foxboro); Tessa Lancaster, Margaret Riley, Jessica Alestock (Mansfield); Maya Evans, Ryenn Hart (King Philip); Daphne Theiler (Sharon); Catherin O’Donnell, Meaghan Reardon (Oliver Ames); Katrina Walbert, Julia Fenerty, Sydney Hawkins (Franklin); Nia Mainer Smith, Kailey Melito-Santos (Taunton); Kelly Neuendorf (Attleboro); Olivia Forbes, Stephanie Hawkins (North Attleboro) MVP: Lexi Quinn MAYFLOWER ATHLETIC CONFERENCE COMPREHENSIVE: Caitlin Kaperlian, Lauren Mitcheson, Charlotte Sinasky, Joie Kennon, Jessica Whittemore, Devyn McCarthy, Caitlin McGrath, Hannah Russo (West Bridgewater); Lauren Northrup (Bishop Connolly); Nicole Johnson (Sacred Heart) SMALL: Ella Reynolds, Molly Larrabee, Amelia Germain (Norfolk Aggie); Kennedy Alves, Victoria Gonsalves, Hannah Rapoza (Bristol Aggie); Molly Baptist (Upper Cape LARGE: Kaitlyn Capelo, Brianna Fasulo, Kiara Andrade, Jaycee Duarte (Bristol-Plymouth); Hanna Davis, Katherine Dion (Tri-County); Storm Bastille (Diman) MVP: Caitlin Kaperlian MERRIMACK VALLEY CONFERENCE ALL-CONFERENCE: Nicole Anderson, Hannah Doherty, Danielle Sullivan, Sam Maffeo, Deidra Anderson (Billerica); Kelsey Seamans, Janessa Nault (Central Catholic); Asaliah Mirambeaux (Lowell); Sara Fragione (Methuen); Courtney Dalke (North Andover); Izzie Carleton (Tewksbury) MVP: Makayla Paige, Abby Mastromonaco MIDDLESEX LEAGUE FREEDOM: Charlotte Tysall, Alex Cotugno, Jane Harrington, Kate Bidgood (Melrose); Angela McKenzie (Stoneham); Isabella Kehoe, Olivia Lucey, Retta Carroll, Audrey Schopperle, Shannon Driscoll (Wakefield); Lakshmi Thangaraj (Watertown); Colleen McMakin (Burlington); Katharine Duffy (Melrose); Gianna Misuraca (Wilmington) MVP: Olivia Lucey LIBERTY: Danna Ofek, Lina Jaffar, Kesinia Sortor, Pauline Steines (Lexington); Ella Aldrich, Michaela Eichel, Chloe Pienaar (Winchester); Kaci Madden, Kacy Cole, Maura Doherty, Samantha Nicolas (Woburn); Audrey Christo, Isabel Burger (Belmont); Bridget Hackett (Reading) MVP: Danna Ofek NORTHEASTERN CONFERENCE ALL-CONFERENCE: Ashley Foley, Heidi Eberhardt, India Imgeni (Beverly); Kristy Twaalfhoven, Caroline Johnson (Marblehead); Victoria Lombardi, Sarah Enes (Peabody); Julie Kee (Danvers) MVP: Ashley Foley PATRIOT LEAGUE KEENAN: Melanie Day, Maddie DiPalma, Isabel Foley, Emma Sundstrom (Duxbury); Caroline Johannes, Maddie Mildrum, Meg Hendrickson, Pria Parker, Lindy Stadlander, Katherine Bradshaw (Hingham); Elizabeth Marshall, Grace Curtin (Plymouth North) MVP: Caroline Johannes FISHER: Alyssa Nee, Kelly Taft, Audrey Wheeler (Hanover); Sophia Pizzi, Ali Bonwitt, Ashley Spellman, Lara Federspeil (Pembroke); Jill Callahan, Marykate Bochman, Cat Sullivan (Plymouth South); Abby Murphy, Lezly Acevedo (Quincy/North Quincy) MVP: Alyssa Nee
13 Dec 18
Strandliner

 I first organised a training session for aspiring beach cleaners, including myself, back in 2005 as part of an RSPCA project increasing the public awareness of the marine environment in South East England. (I was “The Gravel Ranger” due to the source of the funding!). The Marine Conservation Society (MCS) trained and gave us the […]

13 Dec 18
A Moth to a Flame

With love all is possible. From an Extraordinary State of Being by Jennifer N. and Nichole Fenwick.

13 Dec 18
village free press

Thursday, December 13, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews  Featured image: Players compete in last year’s Proviso West Holiday Basketball Tournament. | File  Proviso West officials recently announced the pairings for the 58th Annual Proviso West Holiday Basketball Tournament, which will be held on Dec. 26, 27, 28 and 29, at Proviso West, 4701 Harrison […]

13 Dec 18
A Moth to a Flame

The debris piles are almost gone Blue tarps coming downAs new roofs go upStrings of twinkle lightsProviding illuminationFor absent street lampsThe land looks so barrenThis Christmas. Scarred. Broken.A stark juxtaposition Against the wisps of Holiday cheerStriving valiantly to fill the Jagged cracks left by the storm.With makeshift trees proudly wearing Hand-crafted ornaments standing tall beneath Golden angels and glowing starsFaithful reminders […]

13 Dec 18
Boston Herald
#gallery-1436628-2 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1436628-2 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align: center; width: 33%; } #gallery-1436628-2 img { border: 2px solid #cfcfcf; } #gallery-1436628-2 .gallery-caption { margin-left: 0; } /* see gallery_shortcode() in wp-includes/media.php */ BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 28: Rishabh Prakash, Burlington, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 28, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) DECEMBER 3, 2018: Ryan Oosting – boys cross-country – Arlington – Boston Herald All-Scholastic DECEMBER 3, 2018: Oliver Fried – boys cross-country – Dover-Sherborn – Boston Herald All-Scholastic DECEMBER 3, 2018: Ben Burgess – boys cross-country – Framingham – Boston Herald All-Scholastic NOVEMBER 30, 2018: Alex Ehrenthal – boys cross-country – Concord-Carlisle – Boston Herald All-Scholastics BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 30: Sean Kay, Arlington Catholic, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 30, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 30: Andrew Cabral, Seekonk, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 30, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 30: Lucas Aramburu, Brookline, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 30, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 29: John Lucey, Newburyport, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 29, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 29: Michael Griffin, king Philip cross country ALL SCHOLATIC on November 29, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 29: Zach Conant, Westwood, cross country ALL SCHOLATIC on November 29, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 29: Sam Acquaviva , Newburyport, cross country ALL SCHOLATIC on November 29, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 28: John Mariano, Xavarian, cross country ALL SCHOLASTIC on November 28, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 28: ALL SCHOLATIC Joeben Jacobs, Lowell, cross country on November 28, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) BOSTON, MA – NOVEMBER 28: Ethan Carr, Bellingham, cross country ALL SCHOLATIC on November 28, 2018 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Staff Photo By Stuart Cahill/Boston Herald) Herald All-Scholastics: Boys cross country 2018 SAM ACQUAVIVA, NEWBURYPORT The two-time Cape Ann League champion, Aquaviva defended his Div. 4 EMass title and went on to win his second consecutive Div. 2 All-State championship at Stanley Park in Westfield. This senior finished 20th at the Foot Locker Northeast Championships and runs both indoor and outdoor track. Ranked first in his class, Acquaviva is a member of the National Honor Society and class president. LUCAS ARAMBURU, BROOKLINE The Warrior standout had a terrific fall, winning the Div. EMass title before finishing a strong second to Arlington’s Ryan Oosting in the Div. 1 All-State race on the snow covered Stanley Park course. Aramburu then traveled to the Bronx and finshed a strong second at the Foot Locker Northeast Regional meet after placing third in 2017. The Bay State Conference champion runs indoor and outdoor track and was a BSC All-Star. BEN BURGESS, FRAMINGHAM The senior’s best race of the season came at the Foot Locker Northeast Regionals where his 11th-place finish put him a step away from qualifying for nationals. He was second to Brookline’s Lucas Aramburu in the Div. 1 EMass race and was seventh at the Div. 1 All-State championships. Burgess was second in the Bay State Conference championships and a conference All-Star. ANDREW CABRAL, SEEKONK Only a sophomore, Cabral ran tough every time he toed the starting line. The South Coast Conference champion was victorious at the Coaches Invitational and was second in the Div. 5 EMass championships before taking seventh at Div. 2 All-States. Cabral was also a strong third at the Frank Kelley Invitational and took fifth at the prestigious Ocean State Invitational. ETHAN CARR, BELLINGHAM A Tri-Valley League All-Star, Carr took eighth in the Div. 2 All-State race after placing seventh at the Div. 6 EMass championships. This senior is a two-time winner of Bellingham’s scholar athlete award, a student council member and secretary of the National Honor Society. ZACH CONANT, WESTWOOD This talented senior was hampered with a hamstring injury for part of the season, but that didn’t stop him from being a Tri-Valley League All-Star and league MVP. He placed a soild sixth in the Div. 2 All-State race. Conant runs both indoor and outdoor track and is a member of the National Honor Society. He will run cross country and track at UMass. ALEX EHRENTHAL, CONCORD-CARLISLE Ehrenthal ran to a sterling eighth-place finish at the Nike Cross Country Regionals. Hew was fifth at the Div. 1 All-State championships after taking home fifth in the Div. 2 EMass race. This senior pushed hard for fifth at the Bay State Invitational. OLIVER FRIED, DOVER-SHERBORN This junior came up huge all fall in the big meets. Fried followed up his third-place finish in the Div. 5 EMass championships with four at the Div. 2 All-States. He sprinted to the win at the Twilight Invitational and was third at the Bay State Invitational. MIKE GRIFFIN, KING PHILIP This junior sprinted to a fifth-place finish at the Bay State Invitational and captured the Hockomock League title. Griffin was the Hockomock League MVP and broke 16 minutes on the Wrentham Developmental Center 3.1-mile course with his fourth-place finish at the Div. 2 EMass championships. He went on to take ninth in the Div. 1 All-State race. JOEBEN JACOBS, LOWELL Just a sophomore, Jacobs was Lowell’s top harrier and placed 10th in the Div. 1 All-State championships. He was 14th in the Div. 1 EMass race and fifth in the Merrimack Valley Conference championships. Jacobs runs both indoor and outdoor track and registered times of 4:37 in the mile and 9:58 in the 2 mile as a freshman. SEAN KAY, ARLINGTON CATHOLIC This junior had a superb season beginning with his Div. 2 win at the Frank Kelley Invitational. Kay was victorious at Div. 5 EMass and was second to Newburyport’s Sam Acquaviva in the Div. 2 All-State race. He was a three-time Central Catholic League champion and All-Star and was undefeated in dual meets this season. Kay is a member of the National Honor Society and is the junior class president. JOHN LUCEY, NEWBURYPORT The junior was second in the Div. 4 EMass championships and fifth at Div. 2 All-States. Lucey was second in the Commonwealth Athletic League championships and runs both indoor and outdoor track. A high honors student, Lucey plans to major in the sciences and run in college. JOHN MARIANO, XAVERIAN The senior took fifth at the Wickham Park Invitational and third at the Manhattan Invitational. Mariano captured the Catholic Conference title and was a conference All-Star for the third time. He had a big November with a seventh-place finish at Div. 1 EMass championships and eighth in the Div. 1 All-State race. RYAN OOSTING. ARLINGTON Oosting solidified himself as the state’s best cross country runner with an easy win at Div. 1 All-States and by breaking the Wrentham Developmental Center course record in the Div. 2 race. The Middlesex League champion was the individual winner at the Nike Cross Country Northeast Regionals and will be competing for the Netherlands at the European Cross Country Championships in December. RISHABH PRAKASH, BURLINGTON Prakash was the Div. 3 EMass champion and placed fourth in the Div. 2 All-State race. This senior was second in the Middlesex League meet and was named the league MVP. Prakash broke the Twilight Invitational meet record and runs both indoor and outdoor track. A high honors student, he is a member of student council and is a peer tutor. 2018 Boys cross country All-Stars ATLANTIC COAST LEAGUE Kevin Arseneaux (Dennis-Yarmouth); Nick Valianti, Jack Pesko, Drew Pesko, Liam Hipwell, Andrew Kirdahy, Gino Vitelli (Marshfield); Jake Pearl, Finn Riley, Jeremiah Pranga (Nauset); Matt Piggot, Max Sullivan (Sandwich) BAY STATE CONFERENCE Lucas Aramburu, Jon Diaz, William McCormick (Brookline); Ben Burgess (Framingham); Bobby Carew (Milton); Connor Giersch (Natick); Micah Bernat, Ben Keegan, Justin Walsh (Needham); Joseph Silagi (Newton North); Tyler Sullivan (Walpole); Nate Kohnen, Colby Zarle , Zach Barry, Jason Norris, Duncan Brown, Luke Collins (Wellesley) MVP: Lucas Aramburu BOSTON CITY LEAGUE Douglas Alvardo (Charlestown); Joshua Joseph (Latin Academy); Gemsley Cajuste (O’Bryant) CAPE AND ISLANDS Peter Burke, Owen Porterfield, Isaac Richards, Owen Atkins (Martha’s Vineyard); Colby Barnes, Drew Andre, Jack Gamble, Stephen Bilski (Sturgis West); Aiden McCormack, Matthew Holdgate (Nantucket); Max Etheridge, Daniel MacDermid, Kian Tadbiri (Sturgis East); Steven Young, Ryder Robbins (Monomoy); Teddy Zisserson, Zack Adams (Rising Tide); Christian Cotton (St. John Paul) MVP: Colby Barnes CATHOLIC CENTRAL LEAGUE Stephen Moran, Sam Rossini, Teddy Rossini (Archbishop Williams): Connor Hamilton, Sean Kay (Arlington Catholic); Steven Galatis, Joshua Kazmer (Austin Prep); Aiden Hill, Wyatt Burr (Bishop Fenwick); Michael Bowen, Sam Larue, Niko Lutz, Charlie Norton (Cardinal Spellman); Braden Boucher, Sean King, Sean O’Keefe, Samuel Ortega (Lowell Catholic); John Cicconi (St. Joseph); Michael Carroll, Tabon Manyok (St. Mary’s) MVP: Sean Kay COMMONWEALTH ATHLETIC CONFERENCE Jazmany Reyes, Justin Turner, Julio Valladares (Chelsea); Patrick Carbone (Essex Tech); Edward Adams (Greater Lawrence); Logan Bailey (Greater Lowell); Henry Dionne (Minuteman); Connor Cavanaugh, Jacob Stover (Mystic Valley); James Kimball, Mason St. Pierre (Nashoba Tech); Ryan Anderson, Sam Mather, Manny Reynoso (PMA); Ryan Smith (Shawsheen); Jared Plan (Whittier) MVP: Justin Turner DUAL COUNTY LEAGUE Matthew Kleiman, Marko Kovacevic, William Chafflin, Christopher Ratcliffe. William Crounse, Joshua Pixley, Alex Ehrenthal (Concord-Carlisle); John Carter, Justin Lombardi (Lincoln-Sudbury); Jasper Shapiro (Bedford); Antonio Escallon (Cambridge); Brett Miller, Ethan Jacunski, Eero Helenius (Newton South); Tom Germann (Westford Academy); Tyler Morris (Weston); Jackson Hamilton, Anuj Sirsikar, Eric Ji, Caleb Straayer (Acton-Boxboro) EASTERN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE Lincoln Schneider, Ryan Mederios, Jackson Craig, Lucas Jacques, Evan McNeill, Seamus Satula, Jason Biscotti (Bishop Feehan); Maxx Robels, Aidan O’Malley (Bishop Stang) HOCKOMOCK LEAGUE Mike Griffin, Eric DeLorenzo, Mike Norberg (King Philip); Tyler Brogan, Nicholas Calitri, Dylan Kehoe, Cam Harrington, Michael Hagen (Franklin); Jason Windvogel, Mike Mullahy, Patrick Heavey, Cullen Lancaster, Paxton Howard (Mansfield); Alexander Starovoytov (Sharon); Nolan Tavares (Taunton); Nate Reservitz, Zane Reservitz (Oliver Ames); Julian Dixon (North Attleboro); Nathan Seybert (Attleboro) MVP: Mike Griffin MAYFLOWER ATHLETIC CONFERENCE COMPREHENSIVE: Jamison DeFaria, Mateo Humphery (Bishop Connolly); Chris Williams, Madsen Anderson, Chris Rego, Daniel Pleach, Chance Bain SMALL: Nathaniel Belmont, Aidan McDonagh, Jakob Monahan (Norfolk Aggie); Rory McCutcheon, Deason Brown (Upper Cape); Sean Sodoti, Ryan Fallon (South Shore) LARGE: Austin Donovan, Ezra Cote, James Vacanti (Diman); Conner Randall, Alexander Trishan (Tri-County); Thomas Kelleher, Aiden Simmons (Bristol-Plymouth) MERRIMACK VALLEY CONFERENCE ALL-CONFERENCE: Shawn Stairs (Billerica); James Pothier (Burger) (Central Catholic); Aidan Hennessey, Drew Madsen (Chelmsford); Keith May (Haverhill); Kelvin Santana, Joeben Jacobs, Ricky Thyne, Jadiel Pinales (Lowell); Xavier Metivier (Methuen); Casey Ryan (Tewksbury); Jack Bicksler (North Andover) MVP: Jadiel Pinales, Jack Bicksler MIDDLESEX LEAGUE LIBERTY: Eli Gappelberg, Selvin Backert, Nicholas Porter, Matthew McAlarney (Lexington); Ryan Oosting, Jeff Candell, Roger Buckley, Neil Tracey, Miles Harrison (Arlington); Stephen Carvalho (Belmont); Andrew Riffe (Reading); Anshel Isles, Alex Cravens (Woburn); William Coakley (Winchester) MVP: Ryan Oosting FREEDOM: Rishabh Prakash, James Johnson, Christian Boyadjiev (Burlington); Rohan Singhvi, Matt Roberto, Casey Brackett, Billy Stevens, Tanner Jellison (Wakefield); Eoin Dooley, Sean Overlan (Stoneham); Jack Barry (Watertown): Ben Packer, Gregory Adamek (Wilmington); Charles DeMayo (Melrose) MVP: Rishabh Prakash NORTHEASTERN CONFERENCE ALL-CONFERENCE: Ryan Buchanan, Claudio Rocha (Peabody); Ronan Fitzgerald (Somerville); Loeden Rodrigues, Oliver Glass, Ciro Martin-Sotos (Marblehead): Patrick Gilligan (Beverly); Liam Glass (Danvers) MVP: Claudio Rocha PATRIOT LEAGUE KEENAN: Friend Weiler, Chase Schomp, Sam Stapinski, Cody Panton (Duxbury); Andersson Perry, Evan Lamlein, William Sutton (Hingham); Pat Woomer, James Doherty (Plymouth North); Ryan McCarthy, Chris Tilton (Silver Lake); Theophilas Kamperides (Whitman-Hanson) MVP: Friend Weiler FISHER: Chris Pacino, Nick Courtney, Tomas McDonough, Ethan Bush, Sean DeWitt (Hanover); Cole Radke, Rob Kay (Pembroke); Strickland Davis, Pat Clarke (Plymouth South); Ryan Polsgrove, Braeden Kopp (Quincy/North Quincy); Keillan Doyle (Scituate) MVP: Strickland Davis
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The National Memo

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38 Pitches

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The London Free Press

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Canons Behind Them

Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton

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Nimentrix

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Pip The Beach Cat

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