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Girls' swim and dive finishes season by placing third at state meet

Nichol Weylman-Farwell December 6, 2019

Girls’ swim and dive, 4-5, placed third at states for the third straight year. “The bond between the team only got stronger during the season, as we really are just one big supportive family,” said...

Boys' soccer loses to Framingham, ends playoff run

Boys' soccer loses to Framingham, ends playoff run

Nichol Weylman-Farwell November 18, 2019

Boys’ soccer lost 3-1 to Framingham in the MIAA Division I Sectional quarterfinal on November 7th. After an upset win against second-ranked East Boston, the loss to Framingham “was tough,” according...

Girls volleyball celebrates after a win. (Photo by Joelle Sugianto.)

Girls' volleyball makes playoffs, hope to return to State Finals

Nichol Weylman-Farwell November 6, 2019

A handful of returning players have stepped up for girls' volleyball, 14-1, compensating for the loss of seven graduates, including Chelsea Simmons '19 and Ashley Wang '19. North, ranked first heading...

Senior Andrew Landry passes down field during last weeks Friday Night Lights game against Natick.

Football plays annual Friday Night Lights game

Nichol Weylman-Farwell October 22, 2019

Football lost to sixth-ranked Natick 35- 6 at home on Friday in the annual Friday Night Lights game. According to senior Nolan Boyer, a captain with seniors Michael Coscione and Andrew Landry, the team...

Freshman Louisa  Essmann warms-up before practice on Monday, Aug, 26.

Girls' swim falls to Milton in close race

Nichol Weylman-Farwell October 22, 2019

Girls’ swim lost 97-86 to Milton at home on Friday, Oct. 11. According to senior Rebecca Longo, a captain with seniors Bella Donovan, Ella McNally, and Anna Rahilly, despite the loss, the team “performed...

Members of girls cross country practice on the track at Dickinson Stadium.

Girls' cross country falls to Natick and Milton

Nichol Weylman-Farwell October 2, 2019

Girls’ cross country lost to Natick and Milton on Wednesday at Houghton’s Pond in Milton, by a score of 38-20 and 34-23, respectively. Despite racing on a “difficult” course, the team “killed...

Boys' tennis defeats Milton

Boys' tennis defeats Milton

Nichol Weylman-Farwell May 6, 2019

by Nichol Weylman-Farwell Boys’ tennis defeated Milton 5-0 at home last Monday. According to senior Ben Archer, a captain with senior David Arango, the team put in a “dominant” performance, as...

Girls' indoor track prepares for playoffs at Interdivisional Bay State Conference Meet

Girls' indoor track prepares for playoffs at Interdivisional Bay State Conference Meet

Nichol Weylman-Farwell February 12, 2019

Girls’ indoor track posted “really good” individual times at the Interdivisional Bay State Conference Meet on January 30, according to senior Gigi Downey, a captain with seniors Yahni Lapa and Ava...

Sophomore Matthew Hassan performs his floor routine. (Photo by Ian Dickerman)

Boys’ Gymnastics defeats Burlington in home opener

Nichol Weylman-Farwell January 9, 2019

Boys’ gymnastics defeated Burlington, 182-132.8, at home last Friday. The team “performed quite well overall,” according to senior Steven Tan, a captain with senior Michael Mitelman and junior Jake...

Girls' swim places third in state meet

Girls' swim places third in state meet

Nichol Weylman-Farwell November 20, 2018

Girls’ swim placed third at the MIAA Division I State Meet with 206.5 points Sunday at Harvard University. According to senior Maia Alberts, a captain with seniors Rachel Donnellan, Kat Filipova, and...

Unified basketball poses before their game last Thursday. (Photo courtesy of NNHS Athletics)

Unified basketball completes successful inaugural season

Nichol Weylman-Farwell November 16, 2018

Unified Basketball, 1-4, beat Weymouth 41-40 in their final home game of their inaugural season on a buzzer beater last Thursday. The Special Olympics affiliated team is all-inclusive and coeducational,...

Seniors Casey Dagostino and Emma Mckee and sophomore Isabelle Magré ride a landscaping cart at the Newton Cemetery for their volunteer project.

Fall teams participate in fundraising projects

Nichol Weylman-Farwell November 16, 2018

Whether it be bake sales or online donations, North’s sports teams have been actively fundraising throughout the fall season. At the beginning of the school year, captains from all varsity teams at North...

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