Wayland Student Press

  • Laura Cole, LSRHS guidance counselor, is chosen as next assistant principal of WHS

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

  • WSPN to host final SAT practice test fundraiser on April 6

  • Junior Kyle Chen places third in national piano competition

  • WHSTE's "Pronoun" qualifies for state finals at Old John Hancock Hall

  • 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

  • Class of 2022 runs mattress fundraiser

  • CAPA a cappella concert to be held at 7:30 p.m. on April 6

  • Seniors Lauren Campbell, Eric McGonagle, Myle Larsen to host Progressive Dinner on March 30

Warrior Weekly: Boys win the sectional finals

Warrior Weekly: Boys win the sectional finals

Charlie Moore

November 17, 2018


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, Warrior Weekly, WSPN

Warrior Weekly is a weekly blog discussing both Wayland and national sports. This year, sports broadcast editor Charlie Moore and staff reporters CJ Brown and Aiden Chitkara will alternate as writers. Read Charlie's first post about the varsity boys' soccer team below. For the first time since 2016 when...

Sports Junkies Episode 7: Jack Dretler and Kyle Mabe

Sports Junkies Episode 7: Jack Dretler and Kyle Mabe

Charlie Moore and CJ Brown

November 16, 2018


Filed under Podcasts, Showcase, Sports, Sports Broadcast, Sports Junkies, WSPN

In the bi-weekly series Sports Junkies, WSPN’s Charlie Moore and CJ Brown give their take on the state of national and local sports. In the seventh installment of the podcast, the hosts talk about Wayland boys' soccer, interviewing senior Jack Dretler and junior Kyle Mabe. Charlie and CJ also touch...

Boys’ football falls to Gloucester in Division 4 North Final (33 photos)

Boys’ football falls to Gloucester in Division 4 North Final (33 photos)

Remmi Shaw

November 15, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

The boys' varsity football team lost to Gloucester in the Division 4 North Final on Friday. The final score was 38-6.

Boys’ soccer defeats Dracut in the Division 3 North Semi Finals (31 photos)

Boys’ soccer defeats Dracut in the Division 3 North Semi Finals (31 photos)

Remmi Shaw

November 14, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

The boys' varsity soccer team defeated Dracut in the Division 3 North Semi Finals. The game went into overtime and sophomore Zach Campana scored the winning goal to go advance the Warriors to the North Final.

Photo of the Week

Photo of the Week

Remmi Shaw

November 13, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo of the Week, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

From left to right: seniors Ben Johnson, Nick Smith, and Gage Fuller embrace after the boy's varsity soccer team defeated Dracut in overtime in the D3 North Semi Final Game....

A year later: kneeling for the Star Spangled Banner

A year later: kneeling for the Star Spangled Banner

Charlie Moore and Christos Belibasakis

November 12, 2018


Filed under Articles, Features, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

“Please rise for our national anthem.” Students and parents within the bleachers turn their attention to the American flag overlooking the field. Members of the fan section peek down at the Wayland players on the turf, expecting to find some of them kneeling. Only this season, the four students ...

Athletic Director Heath Rollins on new stadium, press box and more

Athletic Director Heath Rollins on new stadium, press box and more

Hailey Robinson

November 11, 2018


Filed under Articles, Features, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

In the coming months, Wayland High School will be updating parts of the turf field, bleachers and press box as part of a larger project. The new press box will exhibit significant changes from the current one. Athletic Director Heath Rollins provides information on the new additions coming to WHS. ...

Boys’ soccer beats Melrose in the first round of playoffs (38 photos)

Boys’ soccer beats Melrose in the first round of playoffs (38 photos)

Remmi Shaw and Caitlin Newton

November 11, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

In the first round of soccer playoffs Friday, Nov. 2, No. 6 Wayland defeated No. 11 Melrose 1-0. Senior Mateos Norian scored early in the first half.

Boys’ soccer beats Bedford in North Quarterfinals (48 photos)

Boys’ soccer beats Bedford in North Quarterfinals (48 photos)

Remmi Shaw

November 9, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

The boys' varsity soccer team defeated Bedford 5-3 in the North Quarterfinals on Sunday. The game went into double overtime and then to a shootout where senior goalie Nick Smith made a crucial save to advance the team into the next round of playoffs.

Improving the Game: Titan GPS Tracker

Improving the Game: Titan GPS Tracker

Josh Schreiber and Max Brande

November 9, 2018


Filed under Articles, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

The WHS boys' varsity soccer team looks to maximize their performance with the purchase of real-time Titan GPS tracking vests. The coaching staff made this purchase in the early parts of this fall season, and it has opened up a whole new world for the players with new statistics and visuals. "[The...

Athlete of the Month: Liam Gill

Athlete of the Month: Liam Gill

CJ Brown and Aiden Chitkara

November 7, 2018


Filed under Articles, Athlete of the Month, Features, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

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...

Wayland football defeats Dracut in double overtime (33 photos)

Wayland football defeats Dracut in double overtime (33 photos)

Josh Schreiber

November 7, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Photo Galleries, Showcase, Sports, WSPN

The No. 5 WHS football team upset No. 4 Dracut in a thrilling double overtime game, 34-26, thereby clinching a spot in the Division 4 North Final and extending their run in the MIAA Playoff Bracket. The Warriors will travel to Gloucester on Friday, Nov. 9 in an attempt to defeat the No. 1 Fishermen for...

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