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Dead squirrel, rabbit found on North track

Dead squirrel, rabbit found on North track

Emma Brignall October 21, 2021

The Girls Cross Country team encountered two dead animals while warming up, Monday morning, Oct. 18, with speculation that coyotes or hawks are responsible. Students came across a squirrel and a rabbit,...

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...

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...

Spring sports are held back due to weather, games rescheduled

Spring sports are held back due to weather, games rescheduled

Lucy Lu April 2, 2015

by Lucy Lu Spring sports have been off to a slow start, held back by the duration of record-setting snow and temperatures, while trying to find makeshift places to practice. Of all three seasons, spring...

Photo by Matt Davis-Morin.

Girls' outdoor track undefeated through April

The Newtonite April 30, 2014

by Adam Rabinowitz Undefeated through its first four meets, girls’ outdoor track has had a remarkable season so far, according to coach Joe Tranchita. Senior Evelyn Heffernan, a captain with seniors...

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...

Carla Forbes wins long jump, triple jump at Nationals

The Newtonite August 2, 2012

by Ryan Condon Rising senior Carla Forbes placed first in both the long jump and the triple jump,  jumping 19 ft 9.5 in. and 42 ft 9.5 in. at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals for track and field Wednesday,...

Boys' track earns 23 points at State Meet

The Newtonite June 7, 2012

by Ryan Condon Boys’ track did not do as well as it hoped at the State Meet Tuesday, coming up 23 points when it expected more, according to senior Young Guang, a captain with senior Swardiq Mayanja. The...

Boys' track ties 68-68 against Weymouth

The Newtonite May 10, 2012

[media-credit name="Maliha Ali" align="alignleft" width="282"][/media-credit]Freshman Isaiah Brand runs the hurdles during Tuesday's meet against Weymouth. by Ryan Condon Boys’ track, 6-0-1, experienced...

Undefeated girls' track continues successful season

The Newtonite May 3, 2012

[media-credit name="courtesy Jack Prior" align="alignright" width="300"][/media-credit]Senior Kayla Prior lands a 16 ft. 1 in. in long jump at the Division I State Relays in Franklin. Prior combined with...

Girls' track beats Braintree at home

The Newtonite April 12, 2012

by Ryan Condon A consistently strong performance all around helped  girls’ track, 2-0, beat a visiting Braintree team 98-37 Wednesday, according to senior Kayla Wong, a captain with senior Maggie Heffernan. “Everyone...

Junior Carla Forbes qualifies for the World Youth Championship in the triple jump

The Newtonite September 15, 2011

[media-credit name="courtesy Jack Prior" align="alignleft" width="200"][/media-credit]Junior Carla Forbs competes in the triple jump during the State Meet last spring. Photo courtesy: Jack Prior by Kayla...

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