Athletes of the Year
Division 1: Lunenburg, Junior
A repeat All-Scholastic, Bateman skied for Lunenburg and led her co-op team to a share of the MIAA alpine title. Bateman won the giant slalom and finished second in the slalom. She was also the top-ranked skier in the Mass Bay West Omega Division.
Division 1: Lincoln-Sudbury, Senior, Nordic
Hoenig won Skier of the Year honors after winning the MIAA nordic title by almost a full minute. He also was the top ranked skier in Mass Bay West during the regular season. The senior finishes his career as a four-time All-Scholastic.
Division 1: Newton North
After a third-place finish in the Mass Bay Ski League East regular season, Jampel stepped it up in the post-season, winning the MIAA state nordic title after finishing 10th last winter. After the season, she competed in the Junior Nationals in Alaska.
Division 1: Concord-Carlisle
The junior was the top skier during the Mass Bay West Omega regular season, then won the MIAA slalom state championship while finishing second in the giant slalom. The honor roll student also runs varsity cross-country in the fall.
The top-rated skier in the Mass Bay West Alpha Division during the regular season, the Colonial senior finished second in the giant slalom at the MIAA state meet and sixth in the slalom. The honor roll student will attend Boston University.
Barta earned ISL MVP honors after a season in which she lost just one race and led Nobles to an undefeated season. The sophomore added a fourth-place finish in the slalom at the NEPSAC Class A championships. She also plays lacrosse.
Notre Dame (Hingham), Senior
Brown graduates as a four-time Globe All-Scholastic skier. This winter she was the Ski East League girls individual champion for a fourth straight year. At the state meet she was eighth in slalom, fourth in giant slalom. She'll attend Colorado.
Skiing for host Lunenburg, Buckley joined with her teammate Rachel Bates to lead the team to a share of the MIAA state alpine title. The National Honor Society student finished ninth in the slalom and fifth in the giant slalom.
After finishing ninth in the Large school division of Mass Bay Ski League East, Carbonaro excelled at the MIAA state meet, finishing fourth in the slalom and fifth in the giant slalom. A sophomore, he's an honors student as well.
Cole finished third at the MIAA state nordic championships after completing an impressive regular season ranked fifth in Mass Bay Ski League East. She twice competed at Junior Nationals for the New England team. She's also a Bay State Conference All-Star in cross-country.
The No. 1 skier during the Mass Bay West regular season led Lincoln-Sudbury to the MIAA state nordic championship. At the state meet the sophomore finished in eighth place. Cousins is a two-year member of the Massachusetts state team. She also plays lacrosse.
Belmont Hill went 30-2 this winter and was NEPSAC Class A champions led by its talented junior. Eyuboglu was All New England, finishing third in the GS, fourth in slalom. He's a four-time ISL All-Star and a high honors student.
Larsen took first place in the giant slalom at the MIAA state alpine meet. The sophomore was also the top skier during the regular season of the Mass Bay West Alpha League. Next year he'll be team captain as well.
A repeat All-Scholastic, the senior was seventh in the giant slalom and fifth in the slalom at the MIAA state championships. He tied for second in the regular-season rankings of Mass Bay West Alpha Division. The team MVP is also an All-State soccer player.
The Colonials finished the year with a flourish, taking second place at the MIAA state nordic championships. Leading the way for A-B was Nottonson, who finished in second place. In the Mass Bay West regular season, Nottonson finished in second.
The top ranked nordic skier in Mass Bay Ski League East, Razzaque finished sixth at the MIAA state championships. Also a member of the Massachusetts state nordic team, the junior won all five of his starts in MBSL East.
Led by Rubin, Wellesley tied Lunenburg for the MIAA alpine title. After finishing first in the Large division and second overall in Mass Bay Ski League East, the freshman won the slalom and finished sixth in the giant slalom at the state meet.
Newton North, Senior
A repeat All-Scholastic selection, Schiantarelli was ranked second in the Mass Bay Ski League East regular season. At the MIAA state nordic championships, the Newton North captain finished fourth, her second straight top 5 finish. She also runs track and cross-country.
After finishing fourth in the Mass Bay West regular season, Skahen finished third at the MIAA state nordic meet. Led by Skahen, Westford finished fourth. The three-time league all-star and three-time Gray Ghost MVP also competes for the Cambridge Sports Union.
Now a two-time All-Scholastic, Smith finished first in the Mass Bay Ski League East regular season and then took second place at the MIAA state nordic championships.
A junior, Thompson finished the regular season as the top-ranked alpine skier in the Mass Bay State League East. At the MIAA state championship, he finished second in the slalom and 30th in the giant slalom. He also plays golf and lacrosse.
The sophomore makes her All-Scholastic debut after finishing as the top-ranked skier in the Mass Bay Ski League East regular season. At the MIAA state championships the team co-captain finished ninth in the giant slalom and 15th in the slalom.
coach of the year
The Xaverian graduate and former Hawk skier led his young team to an unexpected MIAA state alpine title after finishing second in the Mass Bay Ski League East regular season. Davis is in his fifth year at Xaverian after graduating from St. Anselm in 2002.
After earning Coach of the Year honors for the girls, Garrison earns the same honor for the boys. After starting with a training camp in Quebec, the A-B boys finished second at the MIAA state meet. The Vermont grad has been coaching for 12 years.
Taylor just completed his 31st year as head coach at L-S, during which his teams have won 12 state titles including this year's MIAA girls' nordic championship. The former Harvard ski captain and coach, was race secretary for nordic events at the 1960 Olympics.
Now a two-time Globe Coach of the Year, Tusler returns to these pages after leading Wellesley to a share of the MIAA state alpine championship with Lunenburg. Wellesley also finished in first place in the Mass Bay Ski League East Large Division.
Mass. Bay East
Brookline: Charlotte Cole, Jacquelyn Pearlmutter, Michael Weinstein. Dover-Sherborn: Ben Brea, Olivia Cannon, Matt Chirico, Jack Fontaine, Devon Laidman, Sky Leland, Chris Miner, Caroline Repetti, Sam Scatchard. Duxbury: Tayler Kent. Marblehead: Sydney Andrews, Nicole Brown, Tyler Brown, Leah Harris, Nathaniel Houston, Kyle Maulden, Audrey Meakin, Charlie Thompson. Newton North: Taylor Brewster, Tommy Hodgson, Sonya Jampel, Ned Martenis, Rafi Razzaque, Nick Roberts, Julia Schiantarelli, Carina Wallack. Wellesley: Katherine Carbonaro, Michael Carbonaro, Alexander Kenyon, Emily Lloyd, Maggie McKenna, Katie Pedersen, Matt Piispanen, Samantha Rubin, Mark Sibold, Rebecca Smith. Xaverian: Jack Carmone, Sam Goldberg.
Mass. Bay West
Acton-Boxborough: Carly Antonioli, Sophie Antonioli, Eric Guba, AJ Higgins, Corinne Johnson, Mary Lagunowich, Lewis Nottonson, Kirsten Pfister, Ethan Rejto, Robbie Ringwall, Aron Thiim, Mark Vicik, Charles Watt. Bedford: Sarah Higgins. Concord-Carlisle: Jimmy Bloomfield, Max LaChance, Jake Mulligan, Emily Perkins, Andrew Solomon, Brianna Stout, Henry Yoder, Margaret Yoder. Lincoln-Sudbury: Haley Colpitts, Clara Cousins, Hayley Herzog, Eli Hoenig, Alex Honens, Sandra Nygren, Phoebe Seltzer, Claire Telfer. Lunenburg: Rachel Bateman, Casey Buckley, Hannah Buckley, Elizabeth Lahti, John Lahti. Nashoba: Jenna Peabody. Wayland: Hannah Brigham, Eli Bucher, Elizabeth Karpacz, Will Regan, Ben Slater. Weston: Tess Alphas, James Rowe. Winchester: Clayton Soper, Edward Soper.
Austin Prep: Caraline Gray, Emma McCaldon. Belmont Hill: Sabri Eyuboglu. Bromfield: Gabby Doben. Chelmsford: Conor Hart, Stephen McLeod, Carolyn Paul. Hanover: Emma Hoffman. Lawrence Academy: Madeline Kelly. Manchester Essex: Megan Clark, Alex Marshall, Brian McAuliff. Middlesex: Taylor McKenna. Newton South: Susan Landon, Sophie MacArthur. Nobles: Maya Abouhamad, Lauren Barta, Ashley Conley, Caley Dickinson. Thayer: Alyssa Creager. Westford: Alexander Antes, Natalie Bishop, Benjamin Cassidy, Brad Cassidy, James Larsen, Sean Skahen, Katie Stokes, Alexa Sullivan. Westwood: Brooke Troy.
Andover: Kerry Christopher, Sara Faigel, Julia Ganley, Jake Tarricone. North Andover: Allie Robberts, Hannah Twadelle. St. John's Prep: Ryan Carlucci, Joe Cavallaro, Peter Griffen, Robert Holmes, Patrick McDermott, Sean Nork.
Belmont: Sam Burt, Luna Hote, Anna Kassaraba, Carmen Trout. BC High: Neil Flanagan, John Marquardt, Mike Mullaney, Brian O'Neill, Teddy Patsos, Colin Quinn, Peter Sugar. Cohasset: Ben Astley, Mackenzie Axelson, Caty Gilman. Hingham: Scott Berlinguet, William Boynton, Isabella Calanos, Marion Cundari, Dylan Redman, Jack Setian. Natick: Ian Grant, Nick Sant. Needham: Emerson Boyd, Matt Chmielewski, Eric Silverman. Norwell: Gretchen Webb. Notre Dame (Hingham): Amelia Brown, Colleen Cassidy, Julia Flanagan, Audrey Madigan, Katie McNamara, Victoria Mulkern, Erin Murray, Jessica Peterson, Grace Petro.