THE NORTH READING Hornets recently won the 2024 Middlesex Big Diamond League Middle School Championship. Pictured in the front row from left to right is Cole Verdonk, Drew Nichols, Collin Brady, Zachary Vautin, Tom Fagner, Louis Brown, Nolan Griffin, Logan MacGregor and David Machado. In the back row from left is coach Nick Rosano, coach Mel Carreiro, Michael Corvino, Harry Agganis, Charlie Scott, Gavin Griffith, Dylan Fitzgerald, Hendrik Schomp, Ryan DiCarlo, Andrew Beckwith, Frank Pellegrino, Devin Dunn and coach Marco Vittozzi. (Courtesy Photo)