Published DateThe Laconia Middle School "A" team continued to win as they bested opponents from Barnstead, 48-21, on January 22. Carter Doherty, coming off of an ankle injury, had a big day with 15 points and 11 rebounds. Jacob Filgate had another double double with 11 points, 10 boards, and eight assists. Nick Drouin chipped in nine points and four rebounds. Defensively, Nick Murray and Dalibor Kresovic paved the way with four steals each. Guards Jake Ellis and Christian Gaspa showed their quickness by picking their opponents' pocket three times each. The win moved the Sachems to 8-6 and furthered a four game win streak.
In game their second game in as many days, the young Sachems played host to Newfound and they were able to keep the win streak going with a solid 58-25 victory. Many players contributed on the offensive end, led by Jake Filgate with 11 points and nine rebounds. Carter Doherty continued his dominance in the paint with 15 points and five boards. Nick Drouin added a season high 12 points and eight boards while Riley Roy and Drew Muzzey each threw down six points. Defensively, it was the guard tandem of Parker Minor and Filgate that picked off two passes each to lead the way. After winning their fifth game out of their last six, Coach Roy indicated he thinks "the ship is finally headed in the right