New Hampshire Football Report

Bishop Guertin earns berth in New England 7-on-7 championship

Bishop Guertin will be one of the 10 teams that competes for the Under Armour 7-on-7 New England Championship, which will be played today (4-9 p.m.) at Milton (Mass.) High School.

BG, which reached the semifinals of the tournament’s Northeast Regional, is one of five wildcard teams that was selected. Five states will be represented in the field: New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Maine, Connecticut and Rhode Island.

The field includes Billerica, Mass. (North champion), Danvers, Mass. (North finalist), Duxbury, Mass., (South champion), Foxboro, Mass. (South finalist), Bishop Hendricken of Warwick, R.I. (East champion), Wells, Maine (Wildcard), Greenwich, Conn. (Wildcard) and Milton, Mass. (Wildcard).

BG is in a pool with Bishop Hendricken, Foxboro, Billerica and Milton. Two teams from each five-team pool will advance to the semifinals.

Danvers eliminated BG before it lost to Billerica in the North Regional championship game. Billerica won the 2015 New England title.

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