By MyFM's Jake Archer - The Franklin High School boy's basketball team is headed back to their second straight state final after another year of taking down Springfield Central in the semifinals. Read more.
The Franklin High School boy’s basketball team’s great season came to a bitter end on Saturday as they lost the Division 1 state championship game to Cambridge Rindge and Latin, 70-43. For the Falcons, the win finished off a magical, undefeated season at 24-0. It was also... Read more.
Live on My FM Friday Night (3/10) the Franklin Panthers dethroned last years Central D1 champion, the St Johns Pioneers. The Panthers took the 67-64 victory in overtime after tying the game at 60 in the 4th quarter. St. Johns eliminated the Panthers from the postseason... Read more.
The Franklin boy’s basketball team was able to move on after taking down St. Peter Marian 54-44 on Sunday at WPI. The Panthers were down a man with junior captain Paul Mahon out with an injury, but they stepped up to carry the load. His replacement in the starting lineup... Read more.
The top-seeded Franklin High School boy’s basketball team survived a scare from ninth-seeded Acton Boxborough on Thursday night in a 59-54 win. Though they led for most of the game, the Panthers gave up a late run to the Colonials to lose the lead. Down 49-48 with about... Read more.
The Franklin High School boy’s basketball team had another offensive explosion on Tuesday afternoon as they won the Franklin Winter Classic championship over TechBoston 70-53. It was the second straight game in which Franklin put up 70 points and they were able to spread... Read more.
The Franklin High School girl’s basketball team fought back to beat Attleboro in overtime on Tuesday night by a score of 59-52. After a defensive struggle for most of the game, the teams both got going on offense in the extra time. Franklin was able to come out on top by... Read more.
After Franklin defeated Mansfield in the 1st meeting of the season between the 2 Kelly-Rex rivals 52-40 at Mansfield HS, the Hornets came to Franklin ready for revenge. Four different Hornets put up 12 points helping Mansfield come away with the 60-43 victory over the... Read more.
Franklin High School boy’s basketball hosted Taunton on Monday night and dominated to win 78-36. The Panthers only led by two after the first quarter but busted through in the second to run away with the victory. Franklin’s defense forced nine turnovers and went on a... Read more.
Live on 101.3 My FM, the Franklin Panthers defeated Attleboro 63-51 in a meeting of two Kelly Rex division teams in the Hockomock League. Franklin improved to 9 and 2 overall and 7-0 in Hockomock League play while Attleboro fell to 8-3 overall and 4-3 in Hockomock... Read more.
The Franklin High School boy’s basketball team continued their great season by dominating Oliver Ames on Friday night in a game that got out of hand. In the first quarter, Oliver Ames came out strong and hung tough with Franklin, making it look like a matchup that might... Read more.
WMRC’s High School Basketball Broadcast coverage continues on Friday with a Hockomock league showdown between heated rivals Franklin and Mansfield. Tom Nappi has your call LIVE on 1490AM and streaming in the WMRC Media Center at www.wmrcdailynews.com. The broadcast begins... Read more.
Live on WMRC Franklin overcame a 17-point deficit with 5 minutes left in the 3rd quarter to capture an overtime victory over Hockomock nemesis the Foxboro Warriors. Franklin started off slow offensively as they got outscored in the 1st quarter 17-10... Read more.
The Panthers are coming off a 67-41 blowout win at King-Philip last Friday. Leading scorer Tim Prunier had 14 points while Paul Mahon added 12. Coach CJ Neely’s team sits at 6-1 overall and are tied for first place in the Kelly-Rex Division at 4-1... Read more.
Milford 63, Sharon 55 - Anthony Arcudi scored 11 points to help lead the Hawks to a 62-55 win inSharon. With the victory Milford improved to 3-2 overall. Dimitry Torres led all scorers with 16 points. The Scarlet Hawks next play Friday when they host Foxboro... Read more.
By WMRC's Tom Nappi - This Saturday on WMRC it is Girls Basketball Championship Saturday at WPI. First at 4:15pm the 10th seeded 13 and 10 Bellingham Blackhawks take on the 4th seeded 16 and 6 Tyngsboro Tigers in the Central Division 3 Championship. Followed at 6:00pm... Read more.
By WMRC's Tom Nappi: On Sunday the Franklin Panthers boys met up with the St. John’s Pioneers for the 2nd straight year in the playoffs. The Panthers had the lead most of the game but in the end St. Johns earned the 61-56 victory and advanced to the Central Division 1... Read more.
By WMRC's Tom Nappi - In the quarter finals of the Central Division 1 bracket, the 2nd seeded 17 and 5 Franklin Panthers took down the 7th seeded 12 and 8 Wachusett Moutaineers 44-35. The first quarter was sloppy offensively but defensively was a turnover battle... Read more.
The Panthers handed Newton North just their second loss of the season last night and took the Comcast Tournament Championship for the second straight season. Franklin led 41-30 headed into the final... Read more.