, Newburyport, MA

January 15, 2014

Amesbury boys track team splits tri-meet

Newburyport Daily News

---- — Boys Indoor Track

Amesbury 53, Manchester Essex 33

North Reading 46, Amesbury 40

Amesbury’s Adam Elfiki won the hurdles and high jump. Doug Masi (dash), Bailey Flanagan (300), Ben Cullen (600), Jim Stone (1,000) the mile relay team of Ray Melis, Keith Merchant, Cullen and Stone placed first for the Indians (6-1).

Girls Indoor Track

Manchester Essex 50, Amesbury 36

North Reading 49, Amesbury 37

Jennilou Brogan (dash), Hailee Gibadlo (2-mile), Emma Richardson (300), Julia Shorter (600), Samantha Stone (1,000) and Marissa Randall (shot put) won individual events for Amesbury (2-5).

Boys Basketball

Masconomet 70, Amesbury 68

Amesbury fell in a close contest with Masconomet last night. Four players had double-digit scoring nights, led by Ryan Foley with 22 points, three rebounds and four assists. Jack Fortin tallied 17 points and seven rebounds for the Indians. Pat Halloran scored 12 points and gathered six rebounds, while Fred Halloran also had a strong offensive game, scoring 11. Next for Amesbury is a meeting with Saugus on Friday night.

Newburyport 59, Manchester-Essex 48

Dillon Guthro led the way for the Clippers with another double-double, scoring 10 points and tallying 16 rebounds. Drew Bourdeau also came up big for Newburyport with 12 points, while Dan Baribeault continued his strong offensive year with 15 points in the win.