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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...

Girls ultimate flies past Andover in highly offensive, commanding win

Girls’ ultimate flies past Andover in highly offensive, commanding win

Julia Dun Rappaport May 18, 2022

North’s wildly successful first half motivated the team to become a blur of moving shapes and cheers of “I’m fired up! You fired up?” that were audible from across the entire field.  Girls’...

Boys lacrosse in annual Suburban Cup game defeat Waltham with unselfish scoring

Boys’ lacrosse in annual Suburban Cup game defeat Waltham with unselfish scoring

Anderson Free May 10, 2022

Boys Lacrosse defeated Waltham 18-1, in the annual Suburban Cup, a game honoring Adam London, Saturday, April 30.  London was a Newton North lacrosse goalie who tragically passed away in a car accident...

Girls tennis dominates Framingham, displaying the products of hard work

Girls’ tennis dominates Framingham, displaying the products of hard work

Sophie Mathewson May 10, 2022

Girls’ tennis defeated Framingham 4-1 Monday, April 25 at home, displaying exemplary teamwork. English teacher Kate Mannelly, the head coach, was unable to attend the match due to illness.  “The...

North releases equity survey to improve LGBTQ+ athletic inclusivity

North releases equity survey to improve LGBTQ+ athletic inclusivity

Mark Hemment May 7, 2022

North's athletic department recently distributed an equity survey to gather more information about LGBTQ+ students' sporting experiences and treatment.  The survey came in response to an equity audit...

Girls shot put embraces positive support system to achieve success

Girls’ shot put embraces positive support system to achieve success

Mark Hemment May 4, 2022

One after the other, iron orbs are hurled through the air, creating an arc before landing with a shallow thud on the ground below. The athletes knew from the second the iron ball left her hand that their...

North plans to install permanent lights at Dickinson Stadium

North plans to install permanent lights at Dickinson Stadium

Kathryn Fine April 19, 2022

Newton North Athletic Boosters, a group of parents who work to improve the athletic program, announced a partnership with the City of Newton to fund permanent lights at Dickinson Stadium.  If enough...

Klein discusses recent success, takes it one step at a time

Klein discusses recent success, takes it one step at a time

Jacob Wu April 4, 2022

When senior Maxwell Klein broke his own previously held record with a shot of 65 feet and three and one-fourth inches earlier this month, it almost felt normal. After all, Klein has broken this record...

Boys loses in championship game, looks towards promising future

Boys’ loses in championship game, looks towards promising future

Jacob Wu March 25, 2022

Boys’ basketball fell 71-59 to Boston College (BC) High in the MIAA state championship game Sunday, March 20 away. Despite the loss, special education teacher Paul Connolly, the head coach, said he...

Boys basketball takes over second half to advance to championship game

Boys’ basketball takes over second half to advance to championship game

Anderson Free March 20, 2022

Boys’ basketball defeated Needham 65-55 Saturday, March 12, at home in the MIAA Basketball Tournament, with a masterclass performance on both sides of the ball in the second half.  Junior Jose Padilla,...

Boys indoor track works hard to finished undefeated for 25th consecutive year

Boys’ indoor track works hard to finished undefeated for 25th consecutive year

Anderson Free February 16, 2022

For 24 consecutive years, the boys’ indoor track team has continued to dominate the Bay State Conference, emerging undefeated at the end of every season. This winter proved to be no exception, as North...

Boys wrestling displays resilience in comeback win against Watertown

Boys’ wrestling displays resilience in comeback win against Watertown

Zoe Finamore February 14, 2022

Boys’ wrestling defeated Watertown 50-27 Thursday, Feb. 3, away, in a comeback win fueled by key plays from individual players. “There were matches that could have gone either way,” said campus...

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