Newton Seventh Grade Basketball Team Wins New England Championship

The team is the top seventh grade D1 travel basketball team in the state and New England for the third year in a row. NEWTON, MA – The Newton seven...

March 23, 2023
3:30 AM

The team is the top seventh grade D1 travel basketball team in the state and New England for the third year in a row. NEWTON, MA – The Newton seventh-grade boys' travel basketball team has won the prestigious 2023 Division 1 New England Championships, held in Foxborough and Stoughton over the weekend. The team has won the championship twice before, this year playing against a top ranked Franklin team to win with a score of 55-47. The tournament included more than 150 of the the top-ranking Division 1 town travel teams across Massachusetts and New England, with the win marking the end of the 2022-2023 season for the Newton team, who coach Frank Antonellis said is just 'a great group of boys.

Annie Jonas