The Hopkinton rising freshmen basketball team won the championship in the 2016 Mendon Summer League, knocking off Hopedale 40-34 in the title game on July 27. The entire team is made up of HBA alumni who started their high school careers on an impressive note.
Pictured at right:
Back row, from left: Coach Keith Maffiore, Ned Dean, Tyler Zanini, Drew Rancatore, Jack Breslin, Tommy Ambrosone, Tim Fargiano, Dennis Field, Elan Rosen, Coach David Rancatore
Front row, from left: Ellis Spar, Max LaCascia, Steven Maffiore, Chris Canal, Travis Finfrock
Missing: Jason Hicks, Jack Wehle