Peabody’s Logan Lomasney, left, finished with 19 points, 19 rebounds and five blocks in a win over Masconomet Friday night. (Item Photo: Spenser Hasak)
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Peabody girls basketball outlasts Masconomet

PEABODY — Despite holding a double-digit lead after three quarters, the Peabody girls basketball team was forced to hang on until the last second to secure a 48-44 win over Masconomet in a Northeastern Conference bout at Peabody Veterans Memorial High School Friday night. 

Logan Lomasney led the way for the Tanners, finishing with a double-double of 19 points and 19 rebounds to go along with five blocks. Emma Bloom notched 13 points and 10 rebounds, while Isabel Bettencourt scored six points. Taylor Bettencourt (four points, four rebounds), Abby Bettencourt (four points, three rebounds) and Lauryn Mendonca (two points, four rebounds) also played well in the victory. 

Things didn't get off to the greatest start for Peabody, as Masconomet came right out and pressured the ball early on. The Tanners turned the ball over a few times and fell behind 5-0. But they quickly stabilized th…

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