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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 ...

Bay State All Stars

Bay State All Stars

May 28, 2014


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Spring Sports, Winter Sports

[metaslider id=9645]Charlotte Cole (senior, skiing) Skiing is something I spend a lot of time doing. I train really, really hard for it. It’s really nice to see all that work pay off, especially when you’re training year round for a sport you can only do during one season. Obi Obiora (senior,...

Wrestlers top competition at DI State Championship

Wrestlers top competition at DI State Championship

May 1, 2014


Filed under Sports, Wrestling

“Champions are built, not born.” This motto – inscribed on the wall of the school’s wrestling room – is one the wrestling team abides by throughout the season, according to senior Yuvi Shatil. Shatil, the Bay State Conference Carey Division Wrestler of the Year, won the MIAA Divisio...

Boys swim and dive team shatters records

Boys swim and dive team shatters records

March 31, 2014


Filed under Boys Swim and Dive, Sports

The boys varsity swimming and diving team dominated the chlorine this winter with a successful undefeated season of 10-0, finishing seventh place as a team in the Central/ South Sectional Championships and 10th place as a team for all of Massachusetts in the states competition, breaking nine new pers...

Influx of young talent breeds success for boys hockey team

Influx of young talent breeds success for boys hockey team

February 17, 2014


Filed under Boys Hockey, Sports

[metaslider id="9566"]The boys varsity hockey team gathers in a tight group at the center of the rink. The huddle holds for a moment for a few words. The team, consisting largely of freshmen and sophomores, discusses strengths and weaknesses of the practice as well as future games. A collective cry of...

Player Profile: Jack Moyer, boys varsity basketball

February 14, 2014


Filed under Boys Basketball, Player Profiles, Sports

Sag: What values have you drawn from playing basketball? Moyer: It has played a huge role in my life. I started playing basketball in kindergarten, playing rec basketball in Old Lyme, Connecticut, and I have been playing ever since. I've drawn many values from it, including teamwork, hard work and de...

Player Profile: Elena Brown, girls varsity indoor track

February 14, 2014


Filed under Girls Indoor Track, Player Profiles, Sports

Sag: Why do you choose to run? Brown: It’s a good way to release stress because you just get everything out of you, and you just try to go as fast as you can. It taught me how to deal with stress and how to stay determined and reach for goals and achieve them. You meet a lot of new people, and you ...

Player Profile: Henry Finkle, varsity wrestling

January 22, 2014


Filed under Player Profiles, Sports, Wrestling

Sag: What about wrestling first really caught your interest? Finkle: It’s kind of an individual sport, but you’re still wrestling for a team. You want your team to do well, but you don’t have to rely on others, it’s all on you, and you don’t need that much equipment; it’s just you and the other...

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