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Members of the girls swim and dive team before they compete at the state championship.

Girls’ swim and dive top off fun season with impressive eighth place finish at state championship

Kerri Huang December 2, 2022

Girls' swim and dive, 6-3, placed eighth at the MIAA state championship on Sunday, Nov. 13 with 160 points. Nine swimmers and one diver from North’s team competed against 15 other schools at the MIT...

Junior Lila Tulimieri lines up to perform an inward dive.

Girls’ swim and dive defeats Walpole, starts season strong

Arya Anekal September 16, 2022

Girls’ swim and dive defeated Walpole High School 93-82 Friday, September 9, at home, kicking off the season strong. “The meet went amazing. Everyone had a lot of energy, despite the team's differences...

Schechter leaves mark in North's athletic history after breaking diving record

Schechter leaves mark in North's athletic history after breaking diving record

Maxwell Lu December 9, 2020

Senior Jocelyn Schechter broke the six dive one-meter record with a score of 280.85 Monday, Nov. 2, against Natick. During her four years at North, Schechter cultivated a passion for diving. Highly...

Girls' Swim defeats Milton in  virtual meet to stay undefeated

Girls' Swim defeats Milton in virtual meet to stay undefeated

Sophie Fredberg October 30, 2020

Girls’ swim won 99–84 against Milton Tuesday, Oct. 20 in a socially-distanced meet. Under the new COVID-19 regulations, both teams swam in their home pools and had no knowledge of the other team’s...

Quarterback Andrew Landry 20 throws a pass during last seasons Friday Night Lights game.

North announces two new coaches for upcoming year

Mark Hemment October 11, 2020

Assistant special education administrator Nicholas Capodilupo was named the interim head coach for the 2020-2021 NNHS football season, and health and wellness teacher Kristen Smith will fill the vacancy...

Junior Andrew Nielsen steps up to steal the ball during a game last year against Brookline September 12, 2019. Boys soccer will begin training for the new season in the coming week. (photo by Ian Dickerman)

Fall sports given new guidelines in makeshift season

Griffin Bond September 16, 2020

The School Committee voted Monday, Sept. 14 to approve the fall athletic plan proposed by the athletic department in accordance with MIAA rules for some high school athletics to go forward with the fall...

(Photo by Ella Bailey)

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...

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...

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...

Girls' swim falls to Acton-Boxborough, aims to improve in specific events

Girls' swim falls to Acton-Boxborough, aims to improve in specific events

Jake Forbes October 16, 2018

Girls’ swim lost to Acton-Boxborough 102-85 on the road last Friday. “This was an opportunity to go head to head with a swim team that has real talent,” said senior Maia Alberts, a captain with seniors...

Photo courtesy of Andrea Flint.

Girls' swim and dive finds post-season success, senior breaks school record

Jake Forbes November 17, 2017

Girls’ swim and dive, 12-1, won the Bay State Conference Saturday, Nov. 4. The following week they placed second at the MIAA South Sectionals at the MIT swimming pool. At the meet, senior Ciara McCormack...

Girls' swim and dive place second at Bay States, to compete at Regionals this weekend

Girls' swim and dive place second at Bay States, to compete at Regionals this weekend

The Newtonite November 12, 2015

By Adam Rabinowitz As the postseason continues, girls’ swim and dive is continuing to find success during meets. According to senior Lauren Moriarty, a captain with seniors Elizabeth Gibbs and Sophia...

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