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Boys basketball defeats number one team in Connecticut at nationwide tournament

Boys’ basketball defeats number one team in Connecticut at nationwide tournament

Jacob Wu January 26, 2023

Boys’ basketball defeated Northwest Catholic in an intense back and forth game 67-59 in the Spalding HoopHall Classic tournament Thursday, January 12 away at Springfield College, the birthplace of basketball...

Boys basketball players run drills at tryouts to prepare for the upcoming season.

Winter sports look to continue competitive success, build community

Gavi Berkman December 14, 2022

North athletics will look to preserve their elite reputation this winter. As winter sports teams begin their preseason training and non-conference games, many teams have raised the already high bar they...

The Tigers hoist the trophy up high after the match.

Football defeats Brookline in annual Thanksgiving Day rivalry game

Anderson Free December 12, 2022

Football trounced Brookline 41-13 in the 127th annual Thanksgiving Day Game at home. After last year's defeat, Barry House Dean Nick Capodilupo, the head coach, said this victory was especially meaningful...

Senior Abigail Wright (right) and junior Katelin Simmons (left) celebrate their victory with head coach Nile Fox.

Girls’ volleyball captures MIAA state championship against Lincoln Sudbury in impressive performance

Gavi Berkman November 28, 2022

“This means everything,” said head coach Nile Fox. “It’s a great feeling coming off of last year's loss. This is definitely a big one for Newton North.” After four years of falling short,...

Girls volleyball defeats Brookline at annual senior night

Girls’ volleyball defeats Brookline at annual senior night

Jacob Wu November 9, 2022

Girls' volleyball ended their season in style with a decisive 3-0 victory against Brookline Thursday, Oct. 27. In addition to the critical match-up, this game was doubled as senior night, where the...

Football falls to Natick in disappointing yet thrilling Friday Night Lights game

Football falls to Natick in disappointing yet thrilling Friday Night Lights game

Gavi Berkman October 28, 2022

The 'Friday Night Lights' crowd made themselves heard no matter what occurred on the field. Football had some encouraging moments, but ultimately suffered a hard 49-19 loss to Natick Friday, Oct. 14,...

Field hockey demonstrated strong, collaborative defense in victory against Newton South

Field hockey demonstrated strong, collaborative defense in victory against Newton South

Anderson Free October 14, 2022

Field hockey succeeded in a 2-0 victory against Newton South Saturday, Oct. 1, at home. North excelled on both the offensive and defensive sides of the ball.   “I think we played really well cohesively...

Boys soccer ties Lincoln Sudbury in a heated, scoreless match

Boys’ soccer ties Lincoln Sudbury in a heated, scoreless match

Gavi Berkman September 20, 2022

Boys’ soccer tied Lincoln Sudbury 0-0 Saturday Sept.10, at home, in an intense, fairly even game.  Both teams had their chances, but neither could find the back of the net. “It was a tough game...

Girls soccer ties Lincoln Sudbury with impressive defensive performance

Girls’ soccer ties Lincoln Sudbury with impressive defensive performance

Anderson Free September 20, 2022

Girls’ soccer tied 1-1 against Lincoln Sudbury Saturday, Sept. 10, at home, in a highly-defensive battle that came down to the wire. Brian Leighton, the head coach, said that the team focused on staying...

Football loses highly contested battle against Waltham in season opener

Football loses highly contested battle against Waltham in season opener

Jacob Wu September 20, 2022

Football fell 23-20 to Waltham in the season opener Saturday, Sept. 10, away, in a nail biter that ultimately ended in disappointment. “We are a better and different team than last year, despite the...

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...

Boys volleyball defeats Brookline with impressive performances from star players

Boys’ volleyball defeats Brookline with impressive performances from star players

Jacob Wu June 15, 2022

Boys’ volleyball defeated Brookline 3-0 in a heated rivalry Thursday, May 19 at home. North started the game off strong and took control of the first set. “I think we played very well, we came and...

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