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Xaverian 9, Walpole 3: Difficult draw spells doom

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It was the draw the Walpole High baseball team feared, but deep down also expected, having to take on Xaverian in the first round of the Division 1 South tournament./p

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Walpole Sport’s Spring Season Comes to an Abrupt End

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

  Yesterday, June 5, three of the four sports that qualified for tournament, or All-States, came to an end in their tournament journey, turning yesterday into one of the worst days in Walpole High School sports.  After multiple postponements, the time finally came for Baseball to play in its first round, and for Softball to compete [...]

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Rebels Softball Advances in Tournament with a win over Norwood for the first time in 4 years

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

For years now Walpole Rebels Softball has struggled to be victorious when facing their rival: the Norwood Mustangs. During the regular season, Walpole lost to Norwood both times they faced each other. The first time they were dominated 10-0 and the second time they were defeated 4-0. The Rebels came into the game extremely hopeful that they [...]

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Walpole Sports Tournament Update: 6/4/12

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

 Today, Baseball and Softball are scheduled to play, however the weather conditions once again pose problems for these games, possibly leading to further postponement. Track and Field has four athletes scheduled to compete on Tuesday, June 5. Also, Girls Lacrosse lost to Needham on Saturday June 2, ending their tournament journey.  To remain updated, make sure to follow @whstherebellion for postponement updates. After losing a coin-flip for [...]

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Redshirting Practice Unfair to the Younger Percentage

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

  Kindergarten used to be just finger painting, milk, and cookies. But now, in this country, an epidemic of over-parenting is occurring—all in order to give junior a competitive advantage in the game of life. Whether they played Mozart for him or her while still in the womb, or taught them Mandarin at the age [...]

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Davis Butts and Pete Bowes Win Lacrosse Championship

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

Walpole is known for having the most prestigious high school athletes in Massachusetts, going to multiple Division 1 schools in numerous sports.  This is very true for Davis Butts and Pete Bowes, who recently won the Division 1 NCAA Lacrosse Championship after beating rival Maryland 9-3 in the championship game at Gillette Stadium. The set-up [...]

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Walpole 4, Norwood 1: Payback in the playoffs

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Not that a team should need any extra motivation when playing their archrival in the MIAA tournament, but if the Walpole High softball team was looking for some Thursday afternoon against Norwood, it had plenty to choose from./p

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Steph DeSantis and Michelle Monahan Excell in Throwing

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

In a town like Walpole, sports are a big deal. Students will dedicate nearly their entire school year to practicing, playing, and cheering on their teams as well as others. Out of these students, the best players and teams will always covet after the school records. The greatest honor any athlete can gain is breaking [...]

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After Forty Years, Walpole Public Schools Bids Farewell to Barry Greener

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

  Upon the conclusion of the 2012 school year, Walpole Public Schools will say good-bye to a man who for the past four decades has molded the minds and characters of countless students with undying commitment.  Whether it be at Walpole High School, where he taught History from 1972-1987, or Johnson Middle School, where he has taught Physical [...]

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Seana Cofsky Leads the Girls Lacrosse Team into the Postseason

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

                    The Walpole girls lacrosse team is going into tournament with a  11-6-1 record. Undoubtedly, they have had a good season with many hard fought wins and losses against a schedule that is the tenth hardest in the league (according to laxpower.com). However, according to Head [...]

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Rebels Softball Loses Two Games to Top Competition

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

After suffering two heartbreaking losses to both Dedham and Norwood a couple of weeks ago, the Rebels Softball team was determined to bring their “A game” this week and show both teams how well they can actually play together. After Senior Katie Cavaca made the switch back to playing the catcher position, and Junior Lauren [...]

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Rebels Softball Loses Two Games to Top Competition

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

After suffering two heartbreaking losses to both Dedham and Norwood a couple of weeks ago, the Rebels Softball team was determined to bring their “A game” this week and show both teams how well they can actually play together. After Senior Katie Cavaca made the switch back to playing the catcher position, and Junior Lauren [...]

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Baryski hurls no hitter in 10-0 victory over Milton

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

During a spring marked by excellence on the diamond, Rebel senior hurler Mike Baryski etched his name into Walpole baseball history books with a performance for the ages.  On a warm mid-May afternoon, Baryski took the mound for the sixth time this season, squaring off against the Milton Wildcats.  What would subsequently occur was one of [...]

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Medfield 12, Walpole 4: Chucked by champs

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The Walpole High boys lacrosse team got exactly what it expected to from defending Division 2 state champion Medfield. Unfortunately for the No. 27 Rebels it resulted in a brief tournament stay as they were dealt a 12-4 loss Tuesday by the sixth-seeded Warriors in the preliminary round./p

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Michelle Monahan Breaks School Throwing Record

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

  In a town like Walpole, sports are a big deal. Students will donate nearly their entire school year to practicing, playing, and cheering on their teams as well as others. Out of these students, the best players and teams will always covet after the school records. The greatest honor any athlete can gain is [...]

Read “Michelle Monahan Breaks School Throwing Record” on the whstherebellion.com website

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Seana Cofsky leads the girls lacrosse team into the postseason

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

The Walpole girls lacrosse team is going into tournament with a  11-6-1 record. Undoubtedly, they have had a good season with many hard fought wins and losses against a schedule that is the tenth hardest in the league (according to laxpower.com). However, according to Head Coach Mike Tosone, one of the players that has “really become [...]

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Walpole Track and Field Succeeds at Coaches Invitational

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

  On Saturday May 12, Dilboy Stadium was ready to host the Massachusetts Coaches Invitational.  Many of the top runners, jumpers, and throwers came to compete against the state, in hope for success later on at the Divisional and State Meet. In the distance races, senior Justin Connolly, and junior Megan Peterson qualified for the Division [...]

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Softball Dominates Wellesley and Framingham

From the WHSTheRebellion.com website:

  On Wednesday May 9 and Thursday May 17 Walpole Girls Softball played Wellsley and Framingham. Walpole came out of both games with a victory, making their record 12-5 To start off the Wellsley game Walpole was up to bat first. Sophomore Lauren Regan singled and soon was advanced by a hit from junior Bridget Nicholson. [...]

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