Wayland Student Press

  • AP government and politics class to run student elections during lunches on May 23 and 24

  • Nicole Haghdoust selected for the World Language Department Chair position in place of Melissa Bryant

  • Sean Gass, head of Upper School at the Salem Academy Charter School, to replace Ethan Dolleman as assistant principal

  • Boys hockey head coach Rian Murray to leave Wayland

  • White power symbol discovered in WHS bathroom, authorities investigating

  • Boys varsity crew head coach Shayne Bolduc leaves

  • Dolleman to leave WHS for principalship at Norton High School

  • Wayland recognized as a Best Community for Music Education by NAMM for 10th straight year

  • Retirement party for Happy Hollow Principal Jim Lee on June 6, send favorite memories to [email protected]

  • Class of 2021 selects the Hyatt Regency Boston as next year's prom venue

Athlete of the Month: Michael Lampert

Athlete of the Month: Michael Lampert

Joanna Barrow and Alyssa Dickstein

May 15, 2019


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Senior Michael Lampert recently became the top scoring player ever to play lacrosse at Wayland High School. In fact, Lampert’s love of lacrosse even predates the existence of Wayland’s youth lacrosse league, so when Lampert first decided to start playing lacrosse, he had to venture outside of Wayland...

Athlete of the Month: Jack Karbowski

Athlete of the Month: Jack Karbowski

Ellie Tyska

March 12, 2019


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As a senior captain for the winter track team for Wayland High School, senior Jack Karbowski was able to finish off the season strong and make some history for Wayland track for the 4x2 relay and long jump. At the state tournament, one of the most important events for the runners, Karbowski was able...

Athlete of the Month: Ryan Nolan

Athlete of the Month: Ryan Nolan

Hailey Robinson

February 4, 2019


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For boys varsity hockey senior captain Ryan Nolan, hockey has been a fact of life for a big part of his life. In his final year of playing on a high school team, Nolan stepped up into a leadership role as a captain. Nolan continues to surround himself with the sport year-round. “My dad played hockey,...

Athlete of the Month: Brooks Jones

Athlete of the Month: Brooks Jones

Ellie Tyska

January 17, 2019


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Senior Brooks Jones spent his past winter practicing and training during his last year of wrestling for WHS. From the beginning of his freshmen year until now, Jones has always had a passion for the sport and looks forward to the winter season every year. As freshmen enter high school, a wide variety...

Athlete of the Month: Tali Wong

Athlete of the Month: Tali Wong

Meredith Prince and Max Brande

December 12, 2018


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Sophomore Tali Wong’s winter consists of five-mile races through a course that requires hours of endurance and is covered with ice and powdery snow. Most winter athletes practice within the comfort of a rink or a gym, but Wong faces new challenges with every ski course. Nordic skiing, also known a...

Athlete of the Month: Liam Gill

Athlete of the Month: Liam Gill

CJ Brown and Aiden Chitkara

November 7, 2018


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Sophomore Liam Gill has always had a stick in his hand. Growing up, he specialized in hockey and lacrosse. However, in the summer going into eighth grade, he found love in a new sport: golf. He started to play 36 holes a day at Sandy Burr Country Club and did everything he could to improve his golf ga...

Athlete of the Month: Mason Bolivar

Athlete of the Month: Mason Bolivar

Charlie Moore and Kyle Chen

October 9, 2018


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The player’s eyes scan the field as he firmly grips the ball in his hands. Around him, his teammates clash with members of the opposition, but none of the tussling seems to faze him. Maintaining his composure, he examines the play before him, searching for the right opportunity. A moment later, he...

Athlete of the Month: Audrey Camacho

Athlete of the Month: Audrey Camacho

Julia Pak and Christina Taxiarchis

May 7, 2018


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Starting at the age of eight, senior Audrey Camacho discovered a brand new hobby. Although she juggled many different sports growing up, Camacho stuck with tennis. Camacho is now committed to Bryn Mawr College for Division III tennis and will be attending next fall. But until then, she has one last high...

Athlete of the Month: Ramazan Attasauov

Athlete of the Month: Ramazan Attasauov

Tamira English

March 18, 2018


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Russian international student Ramazan Attasauov has only been at Wayland High School for two years, but the senior has already made his mark on the wrestling team. Since enrolling at WHS, Attasauov has achieved seven awards, including being ranked fifth best wrestler in Massachusetts, becoming a...

Athlete of the Week: Matt Clayton

Athlete of the Week: Matt Clayton

Amira English

November 27, 2017


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Name: Matt Clayton Grade: Senior Sport: Cross-Country, Track Achievements: Clayton is the cross-country team captain, holds the track and field school record (Steeplechase), is a three-time DCL All-Star (two times for track, one time for cross-country), seven season varsity runner, four-time...

Athlete of the Week: Kyra Patterson

Athlete of the Week: Kyra Patterson

Lilly Stoller

November 6, 2017


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Name: Kyra Patterson Grade: Senior Sport: Crew Achievements: Patterson placed ninth at the World Indoor Rowing Championships in the lightweight junior event in 2017. She placed second at the Youth Regional Championships in the lightweight 4+ category in 2016 and 2017, qualifying for the Youth...

Athlete of the Week: Noelle McGah

Athlete of the Week: Noelle McGah

Lilly Stoller

October 23, 2017


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Name: Noelle McGah Grade: Junior Sport: Volleyball Achievements: McGah has been a starter for Wayland High School's girls varsity volleyball team for both her sophomore and junior years. Sports idols: McGah’s two sports idols are Serena Williams and Kerri Walsh Jennings. Even though McGah...

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