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Girls' volleyball defeats Cambridge Rindge and Latin in sectional semifinals

Girls' volleyball defeats Cambridge Rindge and Latin in sectional semifinals

Will Kharfen November 15, 2017

Girls’ Volleyball, 18-1, defeated Cambridge Rindge and Latin, 17-5, three sets to none in a dominant victory for the Tigers during the MIAA Sectional Semifinal, where “steady attacking” and “serving...

Photo courtesy of Tom Giusti.

Girls' soccer beats Walpole on senior night

Will Kharfen October 30, 2017

Girls’ soccer, 7-9, beat Walpole, 6-7-2, 4-0, in a match that contained “four quality goals,” said head coach Alicia Carrillo, and a lot of “positivity,” according to senior Lauren Eckenrode,...

Boys' Soccer Under the Lights match finishes in tie

Boys' Soccer Under the Lights match finishes in tie

Will Kharfen October 24, 2017

Boys’ soccer, 6-5-5, tied Braintree, 6-5-5, by a score of 1-1 that was close to the very end, showing off the Tigers’ “strong mentality” said senior Alex Crystal, a captain with senior Adrian Scott. With...

Field Hockey ties Framingham in competitive match

Field Hockey ties Framingham in competitive match

Will Kharfen October 17, 2017

Field Hockey, 2-9-1, tied Framingham, 4-5-2, in a match that was back and forth to the very end, showing off the Tigers’ “speed and good passing,” said head coach Kristy Moore. “This was one of...

Boys' soccer credits improved 'mentality' to hard fought win over Wellesley

Boys' soccer credits improved 'mentality' to hard fought win over Wellesley

Will Kharfen October 10, 2017

Boys’ soccer, 3-3-2, defeated Wellesley, 5-2-1, 1-0 last Thursday afternoon at Lowell Ave. Field in a match that required “discipline” and “effort” to defeat a strong Raiders’ team, according...

Girls' Volleyball defeats Braintree to continue strong season

Girls' Volleyball defeats Braintree to continue strong season

Will Kharfen September 19, 2017

Girls’ volleyball, 6-0, defeated Braintree, 0-5, in three sets last Friday afternoon in Reggie Gym after a performance that entailed “tremendous grit” and overall “excellent volleyball,” according...

Photo courtesy of Amy Winston

Softball ends historic season at Division 1 state semifinals

Will Kharfen June 21, 2017

Softball, 21-4, lost the state semifinal game at Taunton High School against Milford (24-1) 3-0, ending the Tigers’ historic season. After the Scarlet Hawks scored in both of the first two innings and...

North Hall of Fame inductees reflect on high school sports careers

North Hall of Fame inductees reflect on high school sports careers

Will Kharfen March 21, 2017

Tiger athletes of present and past generations gathered together at the Sheraton Inn in Needham, Saturday, March 4, as the North athletics community celebrated the induction of 11 former Tiger stars. The...

Girls' basketball ends Braintree's 65 BSC win streak

Girls' basketball ends Braintree's 65 BSC win streak

Will Kharfen March 2, 2017

Girls' basketball, 14-1, became third in the state after defeating  Braintree, 14-3, in a 60-54 game, snapping Braintree’s streak of 65 Bay State Conference wins Sunday, Feb. 10, in the Reggie Gym....

Photo by Josh Shub-Seltzer

Boys' Basketball builds on strong season at TD Garden

Will Kharfen February 12, 2017

Boys’ Basketball, then 6-1, defeated Waltham, 3-2, 65-48, Sunday, Jan. 8, at the TD Garden during the Good Sports TD Garden Invitational. The first half of the game was close, ending with a 29-23 Tigers’...

Younger players contribute to boys' basketball, hockey teams' strong seasons

Younger players contribute to boys' basketball, hockey teams' strong seasons

Will Kharfen February 7, 2017

This winter season, both the boys’ basketball, 12-5, and hockey, 2-5-3, teams experienced substantial losses to their rosters. Now, both teams are looking to younger and new players to make major impacts...

Photo by Wendy Li.

National Anthem protests spark conversation nationwide, in North community

Will Kharfen November 17, 2016

Since San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick knelt during the national anthem before a preseason game in August, there has been a rise of protests against racial inequality across the United...

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