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GHS softball advances to Sweet 16

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer June 5, 2024

On Monday, the GHS softball team was dynamic on both ends of their game against Wilmington, beating the Wildcats 7-2. The offensive game was highlighted by at-bats from Ava Paone, Emma Carrapichosa,...

From Left to Right: Catcher Olivia Madruga, First Baseman Lily Aiello, Pitcher Cameron Carroll, Catcher Trey Marrone, Pitcher Giacomo Martell, Pitcher/Third Baseman Nico Alves

Playoffs arrive for GHS Baseball and Softball

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer June 3, 2024

Playoffs are brewing in Division 3 baseball and softball, with both Gloucester teams slated for games. The baseball team finished 29th and the softball team finished 15th in their respective brackets....

Catcher Olivia Madruga in action.

Double take: Gloucester beats Winthrop and St. Marys

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer May 21, 2024

The Gloucester Fishermen softball team came into this week blazing, beating both the St. Mary Spartans and Winthrop Vikings on the road. The Fishermen scored 17 runs in each game, beating the Spartans...

(From left to right) Olivia Madruga and Cam Carroll high five during the game.

Softball cruises by Bishop Fenwick in 4-1 bash

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer May 14, 2024

Everything is better the second time around, and the Gloucester Softball team would agree. After dropping the series opener 10-1, the Fishermen outlasted the Bishop Fenwick Crusaders in a hard-fought 4-1...

Julia Carrancho rounds 3rd base in pursuit of home.

Fishermen burn Falcons in 2-0 NEC Win

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer May 6, 2024

The Gloucester Fishermen Softball team sent the Danvers Falcons to the fire pits last Friday, scorching them in a 2-0 shutout win.  Ava Paone and Emma Carrapichosa scored Gloucester’s two runs of...

Cam Carroll (center) high fives teammates Ava Paone (back) and Lily Aiello (right)

Fishermen softball shuts out Witches

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer May 1, 2024

The Gloucester Fishermen softball team went fishing for witches last night, shutting out Salem in an 18-0 win. Senior starting pitcher, Cameron Carroll, struck out a total of 8 batters and only allowed...

Emma Carrapichosa hits the ball.

Gloucester Outlasts Masco in First NEC Clash Of Season

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer April 9, 2024

The Gloucester Fishermen softball team rose to their first NEC win of the season, passing the Masconomet Chieftans in a 13-9 win in extra innings. The Fishermen were led offensively by junior Tasara...

Boys Hockey Team poses for photo on Senior Night.

Winter Sports Wrap Up

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer April 5, 2024

James Sanfillipo and Riley DeHaan celebrate around the goal

GHS boys hockey’s Tourney run over with 4-2 Loss

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer March 6, 2024

Every promising season gets cut short eventually. The GHS boys hockey team fell this weekend in their 4-2 loss against the Newburyport Clippers.  Gloucester was led by goals from assistant captains...

Brett Cunningham celebrates after scoring a goal.

Gloucester swims laps around Walpole

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer March 1, 2024

There was no stopping a healthy and determined Fishermen hockey team last night, who put on an electric show for over 1,000 fans in Dorothy Talbot Rink. With a rowdy crowd and fire under their skates,...

Siblings Colby and Keegan Jewell whose teams are both entering the D2 Hockey Playoffs

GHS hockey enters playoff season

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer February 29, 2024

The day that the GHS boys’ and girls’ Hockey programs have been waiting for all season has finally arrived; the beginning of playoffs. With the brackets released this Sunday, both teams have made it...

Seniors on GHS varsity boys hockey team pose for senior night photo.

GHS hockey takes down Swampscott on senior night

ALEENA BROWN, Sports Writer February 27, 2024

The GHS boys hockey team finished their regular season in style, overpowering Swampscott in a 5-0 win. The Fishermen goals were scored by Brett Cunningham (2), Chris Karvelas, Giacomo Martell, and Will...

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