Hiromi Kondo ensured the Rebels will have a representative at the MIAA All-State Championships on Saturday as the sophomore took fourth in the long jump at the MIAA Division 2 Eastern Mass. state meet at Greater New Bedford on Sunday.Kondo’s leap of 16 feet, 1 inch put her in the top four and automatically qualified her to head to Bridgewater State despite entering the competition seeded 15th. She was one of five different individuals [...]
Walpole only managed three hits and made six errors on Saturday in a 4-0 loss to Brockton in the MIAA Division 1 South first round.
Walpole scored the last four goals of the game and were the beneficiary of a shot that hit the post in the final seconds to defeat Holliston, 9-8, in the MIAA Division 2 Central/East quarterfinals on Saturday.
The 14th-seeded Brockton High baseball team eliminated No. 3 Walpole, 4-0, as Billy Francis fired a three-hitter on Saturday afternoon.
The Rebels got past Plymouth South, 7-6, in the MIAA Division 1 South preliminary round and snapped a six-game losing streak on Friday.
The success of a lacrosse team depends on a multitude of good players. Lockdown defensemen that can take opposing attackmen out of a game, and versatile middies that can do it all while running for the entire game. Additionally, every team needs a player who can just flat out score […]
The second-seeded Rebels opened the postseason with a 12-9 win over No. 7 Dover-Sherborn on Thursday in the MIAA Division 2 East quarterfinals. Walpole will host either No. 3 Wayland or No. 6 Foxboro on Tuesday in a semifinal.
While a win on Senior Day for the Walpole High softball team would have denied rival Norwood a share of the Bay State Conference Herget Division title, the Rebels had themselves to worry about as well as they were hoping to avoid a sixth straight loss heading into the postseason.Despite another slow start that has characterized its recent struggles, Walpole was in position for another one of its familiar comebacks with the tying runs on in the sixth inning. The Mustangs [...]
The Walpole High baseball team will face Brockton in the first round of the MIAA Division 1 South sectional tournament on Saturday (2 p.m.).
There were plenty of season-best times and distances and even some school records that fell last Wednesday for the Walpole High track teams at Braintree High, but there was only one Bay State Conference champion.Olivia O'Hara won the triple jump with a leap of 34 feet, 5 inches, two inches farther than Wellesley's Johanna Breeden-Stevens. The senior was the only one to take home a BSC title as the girls finished fourth among the 12 teams with 67.5 points while the boys were [...]
Needing a win in one of its final two matches to qualify for the postseason, the Rebel boys punched their 11th consecutive tournament ticket with authority, sweeping Braintree and Norwood 5-0 without dropping a set to improve to 11-8.The singles lineup of No. 1 Mike Bloom, No. 2 Dan Frankel and No. 3 Joe Delaney had wins in both matches, as did the double pairings of Jack Young and Scott McLean at first and Dimos Katsaros and Andrew Drogan at [...]
Needham High athletic director Micah Hauben shipped us an email naming Jamie O'Leary as the new boys head hockey coach.
Of all the sports teams in Walpole High School, Girls Lacrosse may be having the most atypical year: when most teams are struggling in regular season play (no boys team has won the Herget this year), Girls Lacrosse is a remarkable 15-3. In the season after losing graduated seniors […]
Jimmy Smith blanks Norwood for the second time this season and had a bases-clearing triple as Walpole took a 5-0 victory Wednesday night at Peter Wall Field.
A select group of seniors get the chance to be on the varsity baseball team. Even a smaller group get to actually play. But as the season winds down, there are a group of individuals who do play and try to do what many Rebel teams could not – win […]
Norwood claims a share of the Herget Division title with a 6-2 win over Walpole on Wednesday.
The Walpole High girls lacrosse team closes out the regular season winning six of seven, including 14-12 to Natick on Monday.