Malloy to BC
Carolyn Malloy of Windham, a two-time all-leaguer at Northeastern, has been hired as an assistant field hockey coach at Boston College.
Bronze for furey
Methuen’s Sean Furey placed third at the U.S. Nationals over the weekend in Des Moines. The 2012 javelin Olympian’s best throw was 253-7.
Father’s day gift
Zach Whitener, 13, and his father, Lonnie, shared a memorable Father’s Day. On Sunday both fired holes-in-one on the 115-yard par-3 6th hole at River Pointe Golf Club in Richmond, Texas.
It’s unusual but not unheard of that sophomore QB De’Andre Johnson of Jacksonville already has committed to Florida State. What’s eye-popping is his 7th grade brother Tyreke Johnson has offers from Vanderbilt and Fla. Atlantic.
no stopping wilmarth
Former Eagle-Tribune tennis MVP Lauren Wilmarth from Andover and Phillips Academy is on quite the career path. She continued her career at UConn, where she graduated with honors in just three years. She just completed her first year of veterinary school at Cornell.
Picking all-stars is a difficult task for any paper. I must say, though, I was stunned that the Globe named 17 girls golfers to it All-Scholastic team and just 13 individual girls on the track team.
Track has the most competitors for any sport and girls spring golf ranks with boys gymnastics as the sport with the fewest participants.
Sooner or later
Wow, quarterback David Cornwell of Norman North High said no to the hometown Oklahoma Sooners and will be attending Alabama. Cornwell just won a controversial waiver to play his senior year after transferring to North.
gimme a break
Hard to believe the politically correct types are up in arms over NFL players using the word kill.