Baseball: On Monday afternoon Baseball saw its best pitching performance of the year as senior southpaw Mike Gaughan hurled a no hitter in a 8-1 win against Milton. Gaughan had 13 strikeouts in the game as he absolutely dominated the whole game. Also, Baseball once again won as they beat Dedham 8-3 as they got [...]
May 20, 2013
When someone thinks of the lineup of a varsity athletic team, one usually thinks of junior and senior players with the occasional sophomore riding the bench. Sometimes there is an exceptional sophomore or freshman starting — such as a Summer King in Basketball or Kaitlin Brown in Soccer or Hannah Phelan in Gymnastics — but [...]
As an athlete, you can look back and remember one particular game and relive all the emotions of that day. You can feel everything, from the nerves waiting for the clock to run out of time to the pure joy and excitement when you hear that last whistle blow to end the game. Walpole [...]
Walpole Boy’s Track ended their regular season at home by competing against Norwood and achieving victory. It was a hard fought battle and a very close meet, just like most of the other meets this season, and it was Walpole who were triumphant because all the athletes across the board stepped up their game. Along with [...]
It would be easy to think Walpole High baseball coach Bill Tompkins has seen everything during his 35 years guiding the Rebels. Mike Gaughan, however, delivered something on Monday that Tompkins had never been a part of -- a nine-inning no-hitter.
May 15, 2013
Walpole Girls Track came out on top for their last dual meet of the season against Norwood on May 8 with a final score of 107-19. The team scored 14 first places out of a possible 16 and only allowed Norwood to place more than once in just two events. After the meet concluded, Head [...]