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Donato Ventura

Dan Ventura has been a staple on the high school football since arriving at the Boston Herald in September of 1990. The High School Sports Editor/Sports Reporter at the Boston Herald, Ventura created the Sweet 16 rankings in 1993, something the Boston Herald continues to run on a weekly basis to this day.

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Reporting is essential. That was the message from MIAA Associate Director Sherry Bryant at Tuesday’s MIAA Field Hockey Committee meeting. Bryant urged schools to input their scores in a timely manner so the MIAA can accurately roll out its initial power rankings. Bryant said the rankings would be posted at some point in the week […]
The grand MIAA statewide format is finally upon us. No more will there be sectional tournaments, no more eyesores such as teams with two wins (or fewer) qualifying for the postseason. In its place is the new plan that calls for the top 16 teams in each division to qualify for the playoffs — provided […]