Putnam Wins Back-to-Back State Championships
WORCESTER, MA (WGGB)—Putnam earns back-to-back Division I State Basketball Championships and completes an undefeated season, with a 74-70 win over Central Catholic on Saturday.
The Beavers never trailed in the game and senior David Murrell lead the team in scoring with 22 points.
Putnam’s win was their 34th straight victory as they complete this season 25-0 and are the first ever Western Mass Boys Division I basketball team to win back-to-back state championships.
They are also the first Western Mass team to finish a season undefeated since Central in 1991.