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Girls' Volleyball ends strong season with state finals loss to Barnstable

Girls' Volleyball ends strong season with state finals loss to Barnstable

Blake Krantz November 28, 2016

Girls’ Volleyball, 21-1, fell 3-0 to Barnstable in the state finals on Saturday in Shrewsbury, a loss to a “great team” that had been “targeting” the Tigers in the final matchup of the season,...

Girls' volleyball keeps motivated for state tournament semifinal

Girls' volleyball keeps motivated for state tournament semifinal

Blake Krantz November 14, 2016

Girls’ Volleyball, 20-0, remained undefeated and advanced to the state semifinals with a 3-0 victory over Quincy in the sectional finals Saturday, a “sharp game” for the Tigers before the last week...

Girls' volleyball maintains undefeated record

Girls' volleyball maintains undefeated record

Blake Krantz October 3, 2016

Girls’ volleyball improved to 9-0 with a five-set victory over Barnstable Friday night, a contest in which the Tigers’ skills were “put to the test” against a “high level team” in the state,...

Class of 2017 holds lottery for Principal Turner's Parking Spot

Class of 2017 holds lottery for Principal Turner's Parking Spot

Blake Krantz September 22, 2016

by Blake Krantz Amid popular criticism among many upperclassmen about the lack of parking spaces surrounding the school, the Class of 2017 student government is holding a lottery for Principal Henry Turner’s...

Senior Jimmy Hodgson rushes the ball in a 9-7 victory against Waltham last Saturday, September 10.

Football defeats Waltham in first game of season

Blake Krantz September 12, 2016

by Blake Krantz Football defeated Waltham 9-7 in the Tigers’ first game of the season Saturday afternoon, a close contest in which the Tiger defense “stepped up when the team needed it” with five...

Boys’ lacrosse advances to semifinals at State Tournament

Boys’ lacrosse advances to semifinals at State Tournament

Blake Krantz June 14, 2016

by Blake Krantz Boys lacrosse fell to BC High 10-6 in the semifinals of the State Tournament Sunday, a game in which the Tigers made “costly mistakes” and committed turnovers that “could have potentially...

Successful small businesses: The secrets of three popular Newton destinations

Successful small businesses: The secrets of three popular Newton destinations

Blake Krantz June 14, 2016

by Blake Krantz Joe Prestejohn has been working at Cabot’s Ice Cream since 1969, when his parents founded the business at its current location on Washington Street in Newtonville. He was 11 at the time,...

Senior Paul Goldfinger runs Boston Marathon as four-year member of DreamFar

Senior Paul Goldfinger runs Boston Marathon as four-year member of DreamFar

Blake Krantz May 4, 2016

by Blake Krantz “There was steam rising up from all of the body heat,” said senior Paul Goldfinger describing the start to the Boston marathon. “When I started the race there was a sea of people...

Inductees to the Newton North Hall of Fame pose for a photo. Photo by Peter Harding.

Twelve former Tigers inducted into Athletic Hall of Fame

Blake Krantz March 14, 2016

by Blake Krantz Twelve former Tiger athletes were inducted into the Newton North Athletic Hall of Fame as the eleventh annual class Saturday, March 5 at the Needham Sheraton, an event that principal Mark...

Boys' Hockey falls to Franklin 3-0 in third round of state tournament

Boys' Hockey falls to Franklin 3-0 in third round of state tournament

Blake Krantz March 14, 2016

by Blake Krantz Boys’ hockey fell 3-0 to Franklin in the third round of the state tournament Tuesday night, the end of a tournament run that “makes a statement for Newton North hockey” and the team’s...

Boys' Hockey defeats Braintree in double overtime, advances to semi-finals

Boys' Hockey defeats Braintree in double overtime, advances to semi-finals

Blake Krantz March 6, 2016

by Blake Krantz Boys’ hockey upset number one-seeded Braintree in the second round of the state tournament Saturday in double overtime on a goal by junior forward Pat Mullowney, who senior Dante Leone,...

Boys' Hockey advances to second round of state tournament

Boys' Hockey advances to second round of state tournament

Blake Krantz March 4, 2016

by Blake Krantz Boys’ hockey defeated King Phillip 3-1 in front of a large home crowd in the first round of the state tournament Wednesday night in Watertown to advance to the second round of the playoffs...

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