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Athletes awarded, hall of famers inducted at 2015 varsity banquet

Athletes awarded, hall of famers inducted at 2015 varsity banquet

May 27, 2015
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Spring Sports, Winter Sports

The Brookline High Athletic Department and Hall of Fame Committee held their 23rd Annual Hall of Fame and Varsity Banquet on Thursday, May 21, at Boston University’s Sherman Hall. Director of Athletics Peter Rittenburg and Assistant Headmaster Hal Mason started the series of speeches with welcoming...

Nordic ski team thrives despite setbacks

Nordic ski team thrives despite setbacks

Valentina Rojas, Staff Writer
March 28, 2015
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Three of Brookline’s very own skiers have landed in the Boston Globe due to their recent successes in the MIAA Nordic ski championships. Junior Jordan Fried, who finished 4th, sophomore Gabby Vandendries, who finished 2nd, and sophomore Isabelle Cole, who finished 8th, were all mentioned in the Bosto...

2015 Rec Basketball Championship

2015 Rec Basketball Championship

March 14, 2015
Filed under Boys Basketball, News, Sports, Winter Sports

Syracuse vs. Umass. The Championship game of the 2014-2015 Recreational Basketball season. What more could you possibly want? With great energy from both teams, the first quarter, while a little sloppy, was far from sluggish or slow. The teams were neck and neck at the end of the first quarter,...

Senior Emmanuel D’Agostino places fifth in the 28th New England Indoor Track and Field Championships

Senior Emmanuel D’Agostino places fifth in the 28th New England Indoor Track and Field Championships

February 28, 2015
Filed under Boys Indoor Track, Sports, Winter Sports

Senior Emmanuel D'Agostino placed fifth out of twelve in the two-mile race at the 28th New England Indoor Track and Field Championships on Feb. 27. D'Agostino was the only member of the high school track team who qualified to take part in the meet. D'Agostino was in last place for the first two minu...

Warriors top Rams 67-63 in first round matchup

February 26, 2015
Filed under Boys Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The eighth-seeded Brookline Warriors came out victorious against the ninth-seed, Marshfield Rams, 67-63 in the first round of the MIAA Division I tournament. Marshfield won the tip-off and scored on all seven of their first possessions to build a 15 point lead against the Warriors five minutes into...

Futsal attracts players of varied skill and age

Futsal attracts players of varied skill and age

February 15, 2015
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

From 11 players to five players; from a full sized soccer field to a basketball court; from long crosses to short, quick passes: Welcome to the game of futsal. Futsal is a version of indoor soccer played on a basketball-sized court with four players and a goalie, according to senior Suri Chavali....

Game of the Week: Brookline-Newton South girls varsity hockey drops one to Springfield Cathedral

Game of the Week: Brookline-Newton South girls varsity hockey drops one to Springfield Cathedral

February 12, 2015
Filed under Girls Hockey, Winter Sports

On Feb. 11, girls varsity ice hockey, ranked 36 in Division 1, suffered a three point loss, 4-1, against Springfield Cathedral, ranked 27 in Division 2. The team played very well over the majority of the first period. Senior Morgan Woods, goalie, blocked many shots on goal and secured the puck on ...

Curling popularity sweeps through the high school

Curling popularity sweeps through the high school

February 2, 2015
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

If there was one word to describe curling, “unique” would be the first word that comes to mind. It is not an organized sport with an official coach and the team meets only twice a week. But this year, more students are joining curling and enjoying it. According to senior Ben Gerber, there has bee...

Winter preview 2014-2015

Winter preview 2014-2015

December 26, 2014
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Click on one of the photos to learn about the athlete's upcoming season!   Alua Noyan and Noa Dalzell can be contacted at bhs.sagamore@gmail.com

Game of the Week: Boys ice hockey falls to Norwood in fast-paced contest

Game of the Week: Boys ice hockey falls to Norwood in fast-paced contest

December 13, 2014
Filed under Boys Hockey, Sports, Winter Sports

by Noa Dalzell On Saturday, the boys ice hockey team opened up their season against Norwood, coming out with a loss in a 3-1 contest. The game kicked off at noon, with both teams eager to start the 2014-15 season with a win. The initially stellar and aggressive offense was lead by sophomore Br...

Brathwaite commits to UNH

Brathwaite commits to UNH

November 13, 2014
Filed under Girls Basketbal, Sports, Winter Sports

Wednesday, Nov. 12 marked the first day the high school basketball recruits could sign their letters of intent. Senior Raven Brathwaite wasted no time in committing to the University of New Hampshire. Friends, family, coaches and teammates gathered in the MLK room on Tuesday night to watch as an emotional...

2013-2014 most successful sports teams

May 28, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Spring Sports, Winter Sports

Brookline Varsity Basketball As expected, this past winter the boys varsity basketball team proved to be solid and cohesive, pulling together another successful season. Boys varsity basketball coach Luke Day said he is extremely proud of everything about the program right now. “I have an immense ...

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