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Boys' indoor track finds success, wins State title

Boys' indoor track finds success, wins State title

Jake Forbes April 5, 2018

Boys’ indoor track, 5-0, finished undefeated in the Bay State League for the 21st straight year, before coming in second at the MIAA Division 1 Sectionals and winning the State title. “Everyone performed...

The boys 4x400 meter relay team poses for a picture after their school record-breaking race, placing second in the meet. Left to right: senior Jordan Greene, junior Devin Coughlin, freshman Ragav Kadambi, sophomore Theo Burba. Photo courtesy of Brian Burba.

Boys' and girls' indoor track find success at New England Championships

The Newtonite March 10, 2017

By Jonathan Cohen Athletes from both boys’ and girls’ indoor track teams finished in the top 10 in the New England Championship Meet last Saturday. Junior Andrew Mah, a captain for the boys’ team...

Indoor track teams continue to dominate

Indoor track teams continue to dominate

The Newtonite February 7, 2017

By Jonathan Cohen For the past couple of years, North has dominated all running seasons, winning a combined 11 league titles since 2010 between the boys and girls teams. However, indoor track is one season...

Eddy Acuna places first in New England for shot put

Eddy Acuna places first in New England for shot put

The Newtonite March 3, 2016

By Jonathan Cohen Boys’ indoor track senior captain Eddy Acuna won the shotput event at the New England regional indoor track meet Sunday with a throw of 57 feet-one inch. Acuna’s throw won the meet...

Indoor Track boasts undefeated record, looks toward state meets

Indoor Track boasts undefeated record, looks toward state meets

The Newtonite February 10, 2016

by Jonathan Cohen Boys’ indoor track has begun their season 6-0, and for the 18th season in a row, the Tigers have not lost in a dual meet, or a meet against one other team, success which can be attributed...

Boys' Track finishes season in All-States, with several Tigers placing

Boys' Track finishes season in All-States, with several Tigers placing

Blake Krantz February 24, 2015

by Blake Krantz Boys’ track, 6-0, finished the season in the All-State meet at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston, Feb. 21, placing in several events. The Tigers’ 4X200 team, consisting of senior Ben...

Several Tigers qualify for boys' indoor track All-State meet

Several Tigers qualify for boys' indoor track All-State meet

Blake Krantz February 14, 2015

by Blake Krantz Boys’ indoor track competed in the Division 1 State Meet Wednesday, Feb. 11, finishing eighth in the meet with 22 points, despite having several runners qualify for the All-State meet...

Boys' track competes in Conference Championships

Boys' track competes in Conference Championships

Blake Krantz February 5, 2015

by Blake Krantz Boys’ indoor track competed in the Bay State Conference Championship Wednesday, Feb. 4, against various qualified runners from schools in the conference. The meet was not scored, but...

Boys' track looks to become state champions

Blake Krantz January 30, 2015

By Blake Krantz After winning its interdivisional meet 80-20 Thursday Jan. 29, boys’ indoor track extended its win streak to 113 meets over the last 18 years, according to coach Jim Blackburn, who coaches...

Photo by Matt Davis-Morin.

Boys' indoor track captures Bay State Conference title for 17th straight year

The Newtonite February 27, 2014

by Jacob Gurvis For the 17th consecutive year, boys’ indoor track, 6-0, won the Bay State Conference title and also took home the Division I Championship and All-State title. Coach Jim Blackburn acknowledged...

Boys' track completes 16th consecutive undefeated season

Journalism Class February 6, 2013

By Isaiah Blakely and Kirk Stuart In their final meet of the season against Milton on Wednesday, boys’ indoor track won 68-27, according to coach James Blackburn. Wednesday’s meet went well, according...

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