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Boys’ basketball cruises past Braintree in thrilling, commanding win

Boys’ basketball cruises past Braintree in thrilling, commanding win

Aanya Vishwanath February 6, 2023

Boys’ basketball rebounded from recent losses by defeating Braintree 60-35 Tuesday, Jan 24, in the Reggie gym.    “It was really a very consistent effort and a good bounce back,” said...

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...

Boys basketball drains threes, cruises past Weymouth in statement victory

Boys’ basketball drains threes, cruises past Weymouth in statement victory

Mark Hemment January 26, 2022

Boys’ basketball defeated Weymouth 74-48 Friday, Jan. 21, at home, with an impressive three-point shooting performance. “This game was the best we've shot as a team,” said special education teacher...

Connolly wins MIAA Division I Coach of the Year

Connolly wins MIAA Division I Coach of the Year

Jeremy Frankel April 18, 2019

Special education teacher Paul Connolly, the head coach of boys’ basketball, was named the Boston Globe Division I Coach of the Year. “I wouldn’t be Coach of the Year if it wasn’t for tremendous...

Junior Grayson Hargens shoots a free throw during during the State semifinals against Lynn English on March 11.

North wins first South Sectional title in over a decade

Griffin Bond March 22, 2019

Ending a 13-year drought, boys' basketball won the South Sectional title on Friday, March 8, defeating Mansfield 74-64. However, the historic run ended last Tuesday, March 11 at TD Garden, as North fell...

Boys' basketball defeats Norwood on Senior Night

Boys' basketball defeats Norwood on Senior Night

The Newtonite February 19, 2013

by Jonny Levenfeld Boys’ basketball improved to 18-2 Thursday with a 72-42 victory over Norwood on Senior Night. The Tigers built a 37-21 lead going into halftime with junior Liam Bruno and sophomore...

Senior Korey Mui dribbles away at a recent game.

Boys' basketball avenges loss with win over Brookline

The Newtonite February 7, 2013

by Jonny Levenfeld Keyed by strong play from senior Korey Mui and sophomore Tommy Mobley, boys’ basketball defeated rival Brookline on the road 65-57 Tuesday, improving to 14-2 overall and 12-1 in Bay...

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