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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,...

Winter mask mandates create mixed feelings among athletes

Winter mask mandates create mixed feelings among athletes

Anderson Free January 31, 2022

Athletes for winter sports likely welcomed the news of a full winter season after playing shorter schedules last year due to the pandemic. Despite this return to normalcy, however, students still face...

MIAA cancels spring sports season due to COVID-19

MIAA cancels spring sports season due to COVID-19

Maxwell Lu May 22, 2020

The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association’s (MIAA) board of directors voted April 24 to cancel the spring sports season, in accordance with Governor Charlie Baker’s decision April 21...

MIAA delays spring sports season due to coronavirus concerns

MIAA delays spring sports season due to coronavirus concerns

Griffin Bond March 12, 2020

The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) board of directors voted this afternoon to delay the start of the spring sports season until at least March 30 due to concerns over the...

(Photo by Jake Forbes)

Girls' volleyball wins back-to-back state titles

Jake Forbes November 18, 2018

Girls’ volleyball defeated Barnstable 3-1 last night at Worcester State University to win the MIAA Division I State Championships. “It was a terrific match that was very cool to watch as a coach,”...

Girls volleyball celebrates after a win. (Photo by Joelle Sugianto.)

Girls' volleyball wins MIAA Central East Sectional Championship

Jake Forbes November 10, 2018

Girls’ volleyball defeated Belmont at Wellesley High School this morning 3-0 to win the MIAA Central East Sectional Championships. “It was a match that was dominated by our whole team,” said head...

Football loses to Needham in first round of playoffs

Football loses to Needham in first round of playoffs

Jake Forbes October 29, 2018

Football lost to Needham last Friday night 14-7 in the first round of the MIAA Division I South Playoffs. “We need to play more complete games. We didn’t play well in the first half and that is why...

Senior Steven Tan performs his routine on parallel bars.

Boys' Gymnastics wins MIAA state championship for fourth consecutive year

Nichol Weylman-Farwell February 12, 2018

Boys’ gymnastics, 9-0, won the 2018 MIAA State Championship at North on Friday with 182.60 points. Coach Bill Martin praised the team’s performance and claimed that they “really dominated” their...

Freshman Sayawni Lassiter defends against Westford Academy on Tuesday

Girls' basketball defeats Needham in playoffs

The Newtonite March 2, 2014

by MacKenzie Silvia Girls’ basketball defeated Needham 66-41 in the second round of the MIAA State Tournament last Thursday at home. Tomorrow, the team takes on second-seeded Brockton at Massasoit Community...

Senior Jack Boucher leads boys' basketball to South Section semifinals

Senior Jack Boucher leads boys' basketball to South Section semifinals

The Newtonite March 2, 2014

by Jonny Levenfeld Boys’ basketball advanced to the South Section semifinals of the MIAA State Tournament Friday with a 46-42 road win over conference rival Needham. Just two weeks earlier, the Tigers’...

Boys' basketball to face Braintree in MIAA State Tournament opener

Boys' basketball to face Braintree in MIAA State Tournament opener

The Newtonite February 26, 2014

by Jonny Levenfeld Boys’ basketball, 17-3, wrapped up yet another successful regular season Monday, Feb. 17 with a 67-57 win over Belmont in the consolation round of the Comcast Basketball Classic at...

MIAA plans to drop boys' gymnastics

MIAA plans to drop boys' gymnastics

The Newtonite February 6, 2013

By Jacob Gurvis Starting next school year, boys’ gymnastics will no longer be recognized as a competing sport in Massachusetts. The MIAA (Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association) has voted...

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