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Volleyball hopes soaring high

Volleyball hopes soaring high

Kruti Vora
October 19, 2009
Filed under Articles, Sports, WSPN

Photo by Shensi DingThe Wayland volleyball team has been brutally practicing in the field house for 5 days a week for the last 8 weeks. But now, as their season is coming to an end with just 3 more weeks of practices and four more games, the girls are putting in their last efforts for a successful end...

Football makes a statement

Football makes a statement

Kamal Namou
October 14, 2009
Filed under Articles, Sports

As the great musician Mick Jagger once said, “You can’t always get what you want.”  That was most certainly the case two weeks ago, after a deflating loss in a winnable game against LS. Still, the Warriors weren’t going to let adversity bring them down. Wayland football is built around fight...

Miles leads Warriors within yards of comeback

Miles leads Warriors within yards of comeback

Evan Barber
October 4, 2009
Filed under Articles, Sports

The battle of the Warriors between Lincoln Sudbury (LS), and Wayland ended in a nail biting, 26-21 final with LS on top. LS looked to a sweep play to their fullback Owen Pagano who rushed for 200 yards and scored three touchdowns. The sweep killed Wayland early in the game, but as the defense picked...

For crew, the wait is over

For crew, the wait is over

Melanie Wang
October 2, 2009
Filed under Articles, Sports

It’s been five weeks – five long weeks of rowing and waiting – and finally, Wayland-Weston Crew will open its racing season at the Textile River Regatta. The race is this Sunday, on the Merrimack River in Lowell, Massachusetts. “I feel like the team’s really coming together now,” said sen...

Girls cross country makes great strides

Girls cross country makes great strides

Erica Van Sciver
October 2, 2009
Filed under Articles, Sports

Despite a slow start to the season - the team was sporting an 0-2-0 record - evidence of the steady improvement of girls cross country abounded at the RI Oceanstate Meet this past Saturday, with the varsity team placing 11th out of 21 and JV ranking 8th out of 11 teams overall. Head coach Suzanne Williams ...

Girls soccer suffers first loss

Girls soccer suffers first loss

Elizabeth Doyon
September 29, 2009
Filed under Articles, Sports

Last Tuesday, the Wayland Warriors played the Acton-Boxboro Colonials at home and lost 1-0, but followed up with a 1-0 win against Waltham later in the week. The AB Colonials are ranked high in the state and best in the Dual County League. “Unlike our previous games, we knew that we were clearly t...

Volleyball begins new season with strong teams

Volleyball begins new season with strong teams

Kruti Vora
September 17, 2009
Filed under Articles, Sports

Wayland's girls' volleyball players are bumping, setting, and spiking their way into a new season. Coach Donna Blight leads the Varsity girls, and assisting her as captains are Lauren Vachon, Nicole Jenkins, and Brianna Ramsey. As for the JV team, run by Coach Flava Garthright, captains have yet to...

Football home opener set for tonight

Football home opener set for tonight

Evan Barber
September 17, 2009
Filed under Articles, Sports

As the nights begin earlier and the leaves begin to fall, the Friday night ritual begins as well. Every Friday night, whether you’re in 4th grade or a parent of a player, you’re at the game. Whether the Warriors are 0-6 or 6-0, the stadium is still packed tight. That’s the feeling of Wayland Football. For...

Girls Varsity Soccer Wins Season Openers

Girls Varsity Soccer Wins Season Openers

Elizabeth Doyon
September 13, 2009
Filed under Articles, Sports

Focus and hard work paid off for the Girls Varsity Soccer team as they won their first two games of the season. On Wednesday, September 9th, Varsity Girls Soccer opened their season on the home turf against Newton-South, a strong Dual County League opponent. It was a fast-paced game. In the begin...

Wiffleball tourney comes to WHS

Travis Downs
June 14, 2009
Filed under Articles, Sports

Until a few weeks ago, many members of Wayland High School had been looking forward to the traditional dodgeball tournament that usually closes out the year. Unfortunately, due to problems with the field house, this event has been canceled. When junior Greg Eng learned of the cancellation, he was...

Varsity Lacrosse 2009 (14 Photos)

Varsity Lacrosse 2009 (14 Photos)

Katie Miller
June 7, 2009
Filed under Photo Galleries, Sports, WSPN

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