Canton Patch Sports Scoreboard: Dec. 20
The Canton High boys' ice hockey team was shut out by Franklin Wednesday night.
BOYS' BASKETBALL (1-1): Taunton 85, Canton 51; Milford 82, Canton 57. Sam Larson scored 35 points in the loss. Next Game: Friday, Dec. 21: at Oliver Ames, 6:30 p.m.
GIRLS' BASKETBALL (0-1): Taunton 70, Canton 39, Canton 40, Milford 35. Kelly Bradley led the Bulldogs' comeback against Milford with clutch free throws down the stretch on her way to a 13-point effort. Next Game: Friday, Dec. 21: Oliver Ames, 6:30 p.m.
BOYS' ICE HOCKEY (1-1): Lincoln-Sudbury 5, Canton 1; Canton 2, North Quincy 0. Kurt Leavitt and John Femia had the scores for the Bulldogs against North Quincy. Franklin 3, Canton 0. Check out the details at espn.com.boston. Next Game: Saturday, Dec. 22: Mansfield, 6 p.m.
GIRLS' ICE HOCKEY (3-0): Canton 10, King Philip 0, Canton 7, Sandwich 5, Canton 8, Franklin 1: Against Sandwich, Canton's Meg McKenna had four goals, while freshman Emily Lanci added two. In the win over Franklin, Lanci had three goals, while Meg Lennon added a goal and three assists. Both McKenna and Lennon are amongst the forwards to watch this year, according to the Boston Herald. Next Games: Saturday, Dec. 22: at Duxbury, The Bog Ice Rink, Kingston, 3 p.m.
WRESTLING: Monday, Dec. 17: North Attleboro 57, Canton 18; The Bulldogs got pins from Chris Sullivan, Quinn Merrigan and Brendan Lewis. Next Match: Thursday, Jan. 3: Milford, 6:30 p.m.
GYMNASTICS: Next Meet: Friday, Dec. 21: at Oliver Ames, Spectrum Gymnastics, 8 p.m.
SWIMMING: Boys 94, Old Rochester 46, Girls 92, Old Rochester 62: Girls 88, Attleboro 49; Attleboro 92, Boys 68. In the boys' meet against Old Rochester, Tim Conway and Anthonie Maffie were first and second in the 200 free, while Yanni Papdopoulous, Christian Hobbs and James Gilmore were one, two, three in the 50 free, while Dan Lupo was first in the 100 Backstroke. For the girls, the 200 IM relay team of Julia Guerini, Amanda Walsh, Kaitlyn McLaughlin and Kim Frazier earned qualifying times for the sectionals and states. McLaughlin also posted qualifying times in the 500 freestyle and 100 Butterfly. Against Attleboro, Shannon McLaughlin earned a spot in the 200 Freestyle at the states, while Kim Frazier, Brianna Duserick, Hailee Duserick made it in the 200 Freestyle relay. For the boys against Attleboro, Kevin Wing finished first in the 100 Fly and Daniel Lupo took first in the 100 backstroke, while the boys' relay team of Kyle Hanscom, Chris Hobbs, Lupo and Wing also won their event. NEXT MEET: Wednesday, Dec. 19:at North Attleboro (Foxboro YMCA), 3:30 p.m.
WINTER TRACK-GIRLS: Stoughton 49, Canton 46, Canton 50, Milford 44, BOYS: Stoughton 70, Canton 21, Milford 66, Canton 25. For the girls against Milford, Mellyn Costello won three events, capturing the 55 meters, 55 meter hurdles and the long jump. Other winners for the Bullogs were Michaela Kelly, 600, Eleni Papadopoulos, 1000, Lauren Berman, mile and Amanda Eagles, two-mile. For the boys, Obi Nwanko won the 55 and 300 meters, while Craig Millis took the 600.
FOOTBALL: Dexter Green and Elias Camacho were named Hockomock League football all-stars, while Jusin Ruddy was an honorable mention selection. Green was selected on offense and Camacho on defense.