Published DateThe Laconia High School boys' varsity basketball team lost on Friday to Franklin 43-40 in overtime. It was a defensive contest and Laconia was led by Jake Sullivan with 21 points. The Sachems also received solid efforts from Alex Clairmont and Matt Swormstedt. The Sachem boys' team hosts Newfound at home Friday night at 6:30.
The LHS girls' earned a 42-38 win at Franklin on Friday, improving their record to eight wins, one loss.