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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...

Girls’ hockey draws against Brookline in defense masterclass

Girls’ hockey draws against Brookline in defense masterclass

Dea Pance February 9, 2022

Girls’ hockey tied Brookline 1-1 Saturday, Feb. 5, away, in a highly defensive overtime thriller. Rebecca Flemming, the assistant coach, said that the team’s strong defense shined throughout the...

Girls' hockey falls short of playoffs

Girls' hockey falls short of playoffs

Jeremy Frankel March 10, 2019

Girls’ hockey lost to Needham 2-1 on Wednesday Feb. 13 in their final game of the regular season.  “The girls played so hard yesterday,” said South spanish teacher Stephanie Pavao, the assistant...

Struggling girls' hockey looks for successful final stretch

The Newtonite February 10, 2014

by Jacob Gurvis It has been a tough season so far for girls’ hockey, who currently own a  6-7-2 record. According to coach Bob MacDougall, the Tigers need to win five out of their final seven games...

Girls' hockey wins first playoff game, advances in tournament

Girls' hockey wins first playoff game, advances in tournament

The Newtonite February 28, 2013

by Jacob Gurvis In its first playoff game of the season Monday, Feb. 25, girls’ hockey played well, and beat Shrewsbury 3-1, according to coach Bob MacDougall. With goals from freshmen Rachel Hamilton...

Girls' hockey loses nail-biter to Norwood

Girls' hockey loses nail-biter to Norwood

The Newtonite February 17, 2013

by Jacob Gurvis Girls’ hockey, 10-6-1, lost 3-2 in a close game at Norwood Wednesday, according to senior Marisa Gilardetti, a captain with senior Ashley Smith. Norwood scored two goals in the last...

Girls' hockey loses in close Milton home game

The Newtonite December 20, 2012

by Jacob Gurvis After a close game, girls’ hockey, 0-4, couldn’t pull out the win, losing 4-2 against Milton at home Wednesday. It was a tight game the whole way, and Milton held a one point lead for...

Girls' hockey falls to Braintree

The Newtonite December 18, 2012

by Jacob Gurvis Girls’ hockey, 0-2, continued its season Wednesday with a 3-1 loss at Braintree. “It was a frustrating game,” said coach Bob MacDougall. “We did a lot well, but we just couldn’t...

Wraps: ‘Tight-knit’ girls’ hockey fights off injuries, illnesses

The Newtonite June 6, 2012

by Ryan Condon Despite a record of 2-12-1, girls’ hockey had a successful season, according to senior Courtney Leahy, a captain with seniors Katie Caruso and Stephanie Vitone. “This team was the most...

Girls' hockey works on generating offense

The Newtonite February 9, 2012

by Ryan Condon With a disappointing record this season, girls’ hockey, 1-12-1, is working on creating scoring opportunities that will lead to wins, according to Emileigh Mercer, an assistant coach. “We...

Girls' hockey falls to Weymouth

The Newtonite February 5, 2012

by Ryan Condon Girls’ hockey fell to 1-12-1 for the season yesterday after a 4-3 loss to Weymouth.  The squad played strongly but made critical mistakes at important times, according to coach Robert...

Girls' hockey succumbs to Walpole's high-octane offense

The Newtonite December 22, 2011

by Kristian Lundberg If Tuesday’s home tilt against Walpole were to serve as a litmus test, a measuring stick of sorts, the Tigers would discover that they have some of the right pieces in place. The...

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