Blue Hills' Vincent Burton has a football career for the record books for the Warriors.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Blue Hills football standout Vincent Burton was named as the Division 4A player of the year by the Boston Globe. A fullback-linebacker, Burton ran for 2,196 yard, 36 touchdowns and lead Eastern Mass in scoring with 259 points. His performance put him in upper elchon of Eastern Massachusetts football all-time with 650-point, third best in state history and 5,530 yards, which is sixth all-time.
The Bulldogs had three All-Scholastics players this year.
The Boston Globe recently announced the All-Scholastics and All-Star players for the fall 2012 season and Canton has several athletes represented. Three Bulldog student-athletes took home All-Scholastic honors: In total, 61 athletes hailed from the South Shore area, according to an announcement Monday. The Boston Globe All-Scholastic teams are chosen for each of the three high school sports seasons – fall, winter and spring. The fall sports include football, girls’ swimming, golf, field hockey, volleyball, boys’ and girls’ cross country, and boys’ and girls’ soccer. “These student-athletes are among the best in eastern Massachusetts,” said Bob Holmes, high school sports editor for The Boston Globe, in a statement. “They remind us that …