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The Twisters won the title over the weekend with a one-run victory.
If the bill filed in the legislature on Monday is eventually passed, it would prevent students from having to choose playoff games over the SAT test.
The Lions had a lead in the middle innings, but Andover ended their upset bid by coming back for the North Division 1 crown.
Four players missed Saturday morning's game to take the SATs, but the Lions had enough for a 7-5 comeback win against Methuen, which was also shorthanded.
The Chelmsford High School graduation is scheduled for Saturday at 6 p.m., while both schools have students taking the SATs that day as well.
The Lions are the No. 11 seed, but they earned two upset wins to reach the North Division 1 semifinal.
Chelmsford volleyball, softball and baseball get their postseason runs underway this week.
It was an emotional day at the first Boston Marathon run since the 2013 bombings that claimed the lives of three people.
After opening up a double digit lead early, the Chelmsford High School girls basketball team held on late for a playoff win.
Two third period goals allowed Melrose to pull away from the Lions at Chelmsford Forum on Wednesday night.
The Lions stormed to an early lead, but Lowell was too much for CHS in the end.
The MIAA released its playoff pairings over the weekend.
The league champion girls basketball team and league runner up boys team are both in prime position as the postseason arrives.
The National Federation of State High School Associations announced 10 rule changes recently.
It's been a strong regular season for a variety of Lion teams.
Visiting Acton-Boxborough wasn't enough to stop the swarming Lions on Thursday night.
The 2014 Olympics kick off Thursday from Sochi, Russia.