Newton Athletes Featured in High School Sports Weekly
Luke Westman and Michael Thorpe -- guards for the Newton North boys' basketball team -- were featured in a video this week put together by High School Sports Weekly.
As the Basketball season starts to heat up, two local Newton North stars were recently featured in High School Sports Weekly, which profiles athletes from Greater Boston.
This week's edition, which was released yesterday, features Luke Westman and Michael Thorpe, two Newton North seniors who are leading the Tigers' basketball team this season.
Both Westman and Thorpe are multi-sport athletes at Newton North, with Westman playing soccer, basketball and volleyball and Thorpe playing football, basketball and volleyball.
The High School Sports Weekly video highlights the skills of Westman and Thorpe as well as their friendship on and off the court.
According to Boston.com, Newton North is 1-0 on this season, winning last night against Norwood, 60-56.