Monday, December 3, 2012
A quick look at Needham High School sports action over the past week.
USA Today's High School Sports site is looking for the Best High School Rivalry in the Commonwealth, and Voting ends on Dec. 3. After that, the contest searches for the best rivalries in four regions across the nation, with voting until Dec. 13. The contest winners, who will be named after National voting closes on Dec. 19, could score $10,000 split between the rival schools. The USA Today team will show up to cover, live, the 2013 game as well. So, Is Needham-Wellesley the Best Rivalry in Mass? The following was submitted by the Needham High School athletics department: Needham vs Wellesley is up for Best High School Football Rivalry in the Country! Voting for the top rivalry at the State level will end at 11 a.m. on Monday (12/3), and …
Monday, November 26, 2012
Crowd of 5,000 attends Needham's victory at home.
With a scoreless last quarter, and a final score of 39 to 21, Needham claimed the 125th annual thanksgiving football game. Going into the game, Wellesley had the edge, with a 59-57-9 all-time record, Needham has two years straight going into this game--according to USA Today High School Sports. (There is still time to vote for the Needham-Wellesley rivalry for Best High School Rivalry in Mass, on USA Today High School Sports). See more of the football game on NECN. Were you at the game? Share Your Needham-Wellesley Thanksgiving Game Photos and impressions with readers by posting them in the comments or uploading them here.
Friday, September 7, 2012
Football starts tonight.
1. The Wellesley Raiders will take on the Framingham Flyers in the first football game of the season tonight in Wellesley. The game begins at 7 p.m. (Look for photos from the game here on Wellesley Patch). 2. Also to find on Wellesley Patch today: How well did Wellesley High School do in Boston Magazine's annual rankings? 3. The turnout for yesterday's primary election was low, but those who did turn out to vote elected Rep. Alice Peisch into a sixth term. 4. Mom's Day Out is Sept. 20. 5. Have a great weekend!