Exciting playoff action in the TGBL results in champions being crowned.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Friday, January 20, 2012
Complete TGBL wrap-up.
(Editor's note: The following informission was submitted by the coaches and administrators of the Tewksbury Girls Basketball League.) JUNIOR LEAGUE MONARCHS 12 LYNX 5 The Lynx fell to a resurgent Monarchs squad on Saturday. The 1st quarter was a back and forth effort with the Lynx getting many scoring chances in the quarter. Jessica Caredeo looked great coming off an injury to sink one and Sarah Milne got clear on a shot in the paint to sink her 1st basket of the season resulting in the 4-4 tie after one. In the 2nd quarter, Kendall Donahoe playing defense in a box-and-one set held the Monarchs tenacious guard at bay for most of the quarter but in the final minute she was able to get free for a couple of baskets. The halftime score was 10…
Friday, January 13, 2012
Eagles outgun Terriers in Intermediate thriller, 34-28.
(Editor's note: The following information was submitted by the coaches and administrators of the Tewksbury Girls Basketball League.) JUNIOR LEAGUE SPARKS 12 COMETS 8 The Sparks played an incredible game, showcasing their solid passing, good shooting, and strong defense as they won their 3rd game of the year. The Sparks jumped out to an early 8-0 lead but watched as the Comets slowly caught up. By the 4th quarter, the Comets inched back to within 2 points before a final Sparks basket was made with two minutes remaining.The scoring was led by Brianna Walker and Kerry Shea as they both scored 4 points each. Alexa Harrington and Abigail Naugler each contributed a basket as well. Abigail's basket in the final 2 minutes was crucial as the …
Friday, January 6, 2012
Tewksbury sweeps to a perfect 4-0 tournament record.
(Editor's note: The following information and photo were submitted by the coaches and administrators of the TGBL.) Tewksbury Girls 5th grade Travel team ended the 2011 calendar year with their second tournament championship in as many tries. This time they won the “Pelham Basketball Winter Slam 2011 Basketball Championship”. They remained undefeated on the season, while surviving their first test with a 28-27 heart-stopper in the tournament finale. Down 27-26 with under a minute, Center Isabella DeRoche stepped to the foul line and calmly knocked down two clutch free throws. In a frenetic final 30 seconds Tewksbury’s season long tight defense was on full display as they stopped Pelham to win the tournament championship. Lizzy Gallella …
Tuesday, December 27, 2011
Girls 5A Travel team rips Masco and Wilmington.
(Editor's note: The following information was provided by the coaches and administrators of the Tewksbury Girls Basketball League.) COUGARS 34 JAYHAWKS 12 The Cougars played their best game of the season against the Jayhawks and were able to get the victory. Emily Zuraski once again showed great leadership distributing the ball to the open players in the 1st qtr. In the 2 qtr Felicia Ragucci played incredible as well and was able to continue spreading the ball around and carry the momentum we had going. By the end of the 4th qtr the Cougars were able to pull out the victory. We do realize we still have to improve every part of our game and we have a long way to go to get to our goal this year. We will continue to improve every week because…
Sunday, December 11, 2011
Maddy Wescott pours in 20 points in 42-40 loss.
Storm, Lynx, Mystics turn up the defense for wins.
Monday, December 5, 2011
Team wins same tournament they won as 6th graders last year.
(Editor's note: The following information was submitted by the coaches and administrators of the Tewksbury Girls Basketball League.) Tewksbury 32 – Amesbury 4 The Tewksbury girls started the tournament off by overpowering Amesbury. Scoring for Tewksbury was Francesca Cocca, Adrianna Favreau, Samantha Mercurio, Sara Catanzano, Katie Garcia, and Emily Sessa with 4 points each. Scoring 2 points each was Alexis Brincklow, Victoria Mirabito, Marissa Doherty, and Kayla Von Kahle. Julia Kelly played great perimeter defense and Colleen MacNeil had multiple blocked shots in the paint. Tewksbury 46 – Dracut 19 The Tewksbury girls really got their running game going in this contest, putting up 46 points in a fast paced game. The transition …
Friday, November 18, 2011
Lynx, Comets, Rockers start the year with victories.
(Editor's note: The following information was submitted by the coachs and administrators of the Tewksbury Girls Basketball League.) JUNIOR LEAGUE LYNX 8 MERCURY 2 While there was some evident rust on the Lynx players from the off-season they were still able to come away with a win against a tough Mercury team. Defense was the key to the win with Grace Morris (5 steals, 1 block), Marissa Brangiforte (7 steals, 4 rebounds), and Kendall Donahoe (4 steals, 4 blocks) all leading the effort. The Lynx got solid looks at the basket all day but many of the shots (64 of them) just were not falling. Grace opened up the scoring in the 1st quarter with 2 buckets and the Lynx took a slim 4-2 lead into the half. In the 2nd half Grace added another bucket…
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Last day to sign up for the 2010-2011 season.
(Editor's note: The following information was submitted by the Tewksbury Girls Basketball League.) Tewksbury Girls Basketball League will be holding it's final registration day for the 2011/2012 season on Saturday, September 10 from 10 am to 12:00 pm at the Tewksbury Public Library. The league is open to Tewksbury girls in grades 2 and up. Fees are $60 for clinic (grades 2 and 3) and senior league (grades 8 and 9) and $75 for junior (grades 4 and 5) and intermediate (grades 6 and 7). Registration can also be done by mail by downloading a form from our website and mailing it with the appropriate fee to TGBL, PO Box 232, Tewksbury MA. Registrations must be postmarked by September 10. Late registrations will be accepted as space allows and …