Peabody’s Anthony Forte scored nine points for the Tanners in a win over Gloucester Monday night. (Item Photo: Jakob Menendez)

Peabody boys basketball rains threes on Gloucester

PEABODY — Last Friday, the Peabody boys basketball team suffered a three-point loss to Beverly. And although coach Thad Brougton isn't into moral victories, he took something positive from that game.

"It was a tough loss," said Broughton. "We were so close to Beverly. That's a talented team, and we were so close. And we don't take any moral victories. We want to win. 

"But I like the way we played in that game. I hoped that it could carry over into (Monday's) game.”

It did. And then some. The Tanners broke out to a 10-point lead in …

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