Globe Local
    Next Score View the next score


    GlobeLocal: Noteworthy performances

    UMass Dartmouth Athletics
    Marcus Azor

    Marcus Azor


    A 6-foot freshman guard at UMass Dartmouth, Azor averaged 18.3 points, 5.3 assists, and 4.7 rebounds in three victories for the Corsairs (17-6), who won 13 of their last 15 games. The Little East Rookie of the Week poured in a career-high 23 points in a 96-76 win at Western Connecticut.

    Holy Cross athletics
    Lauren Manis

    Lauren Manis



    The Bishop Feehan graduate is averaging a team-leading 18.1 points and 11.4 rebounds as a junior forward for the Holy Cross women’s basketball team (13-9), which has won four of its last six games. She recorded double-doubles in back-to-back games against American and Lafayette.

    Assumption athletics
    Shannon Quirk

    Shannon Quirk

    Get Today's Headlines in your inbox:
    The day's top stories delivered every morning.
    Thank you for signing up! Sign up for more newsletters here


    With her victory in the 1,650-yard freestyle (17:25.27) at WPI, the Assumption senior became the first swimmer in Northeast-10 history to win the same event in the conference finals four years running. She also won the 1,000 freestyle in leading the Greyhounds to the team title.