Three Winter Squads Earn NEPSAC Berths

Girls’ basketball, boys’ basketball & boys’ hockey all head to New England Playoffs

On Sunday, LA Associate Director of Athletics Caroline Heatley announced via email that three of Lawrence Academy’s winter term athletic teams made the NEPSAC postseason.


“Congratulations to the varsity girls’ basketball team and coaches Petkus, Mastrangelo, and Margraf on their No. 7 seed in the New England class B tournament,” began Heatley. “The will play Wednesday, February 28 at 4:15 PM vs. No. 2 St. George’s at St. George’s in Newport, Rhode Island.”


“Congratulations to the varsity boys’ basketball team and coaches Wiercinski and Culley on their No. 7 seed in the New England AA basketball tournament,” continued Heatley, adding, “They will play Feb. 28 at 4:00 PM vs. St. Andrew’s at St. Andrews’ School in Barrington, RI.”


Finally, Heatley Added, “Congratulations to the varsity boys’ hockey team and coaches Barker and Sheehan on their No. 3 seed in the Piatelli/Simmons tournament. They will also play Wednesday, Feb. 28th at 4:30 PM vs. #7 seed St. Mark’s School at Lawrence [in Grant Rink].”

Spartans fans may follow the road action via Twitter (@LawrenceAcademy, #GoLASpartans), with updates from reporters in both gyms. Meanwhile, Local Sports Productions will continue their coverage of Lawrence Academy athletics with a live stream of the tournament action.