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Team-by-team previews and features for all 13 schools in The Salem News coverage area for winter sports like boys and girls hockey, boys and girls basketball, boys and girls indoor track, swimming and wrestling.

Jimmy Guy is enthusiastic about his new head coaching job with the Salem High boys and girls indoor track teams. Wanting to pass along his love for running, the Witch City native has big plans for his two squads.

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Team-by-Team previews, facts and figures heading into the 2018 high school football season. Click on the arrows below to scroll between the lead story about local linemen to the various previews for each different high school.

Over the years, the spread formation has usually been the bread and butter of Pingree's football offense. It helped bring them back-to-back bowl championships in 2009 and 2010, when they averaged 32.8 and 39.2 points per game, respectively. 

Ipswich's football program has trended upward as of late. The Tigers have finished with a 6-5 mark and secured a postseason berth every year since head coach Kevin Fessette took over in 2015. They even earned a share of the Cape Ann League Baker title last fall after upsetting arch rival Ham…

popular editor's pick

Team-by-team previews and features for all 13 schools in The Salem News coverage area for winter sports like boys and girls hockey, boys and girls basketball, boys and girls indoor track, swimming and wrestling.

Jimmy Guy is enthusiastic about his new head coaching job with the Salem High boys and girls indoor track teams. Wanting to pass along his love for running, the Witch City native has big plans for his two squads.

editor's pick

Team-by-Team previews, facts and figures heading into the 2018 high school football season. Click on the arrows below to scroll between the lead story about local linemen to the various previews for each different high school.

Over the years, the spread formation has usually been the bread and butter of Pingree's football offense. It helped bring them back-to-back bowl championships in 2009 and 2010, when they averaged 32.8 and 39.2 points per game, respectively. 

Ipswich's football program has trended upward as of late. The Tigers have finished with a 6-5 mark and secured a postseason berth every year since head coach Kevin Fessette took over in 2015. They even earned a share of the Cape Ann League Baker title last fall after upsetting arch rival Ham…

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Listen as Salem News sportswriter Matt Williams talks with Endicott mens basketball coach and Peabody Hall of Famer Kevin Bettencourt for the "March Madness" edition of the show. Bettencourt touches on his Gulls two NCAA tournament appearances, their first ever NCAA win and shares some memor…

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