Category Archives: Wellesley High School

Wellesley High football at Fenway: Family, friends, fun and yeah, some frustration

Football at Fenway turned out to be slightly less fun for Wellesley High than it was for Needham High, as the Raiders concluded their up-then-down season with a fifth consecutive loss after winning their first six. But the atmosphere at Fenway, with thousands of Needham and Wellesley fans interspersed and crowded into the grandstand section, was […]

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Badass Wellesley High senior girls’ Powder Puff football team invades Needham, but falls 7-0

Good luck Wellesley High Senior women(coached by #WPD)who play Needham High women in football today. Periscope?Maybe — Wellesley Police (@WellesleyPolice) November 25, 2015 The Wellesley High School Powderpuff football team, coached by members of the Wellesley Police Department, took on Needham High’s Rockets in the annual game on Wednesday. A little sound system SNAFU […]

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Fox25 to air TV special on Wellesley-Needham football rivalry

Regardless of the outcome of Thursday morning’s Wellesley High vs. Needham High football game at Fenway Park, Fox25 plans to air a special on TV Saturday and Sunday nights called “Needham/Wellesley: More Than A Game.” The teams are meeting for the 128th time this Thanksgiving Day. According to a press release issued about the 30-minute […]

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Wellesley High’s Thomas D’Anieri crowned as top Massachusetts boys cross country runner

Wellesley High School senior Thomas D’Anieri on Saturday afternoon beat the field of 182 Division 1 runners to be crowned the state champ, the first WHS boys cross country runner to achieve that goal. He led the team, which went undefeated during its regular season and then won its conference and division championships, to a […]

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Wellesley High marketing class maintaining serious Haiti connection

Much of the hand-made tin art produced via Creative Haiti is the sort of colorful collection you might expect, with tropical fish, lizards and birds aplenty, plus an obligatory smattering of funky masks. One new piece special to the nonprofit organization’s ongoing partnership with Wellesley High School Global Marketing students is a keychain sporting the […]

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It’s game on for Wellesley Cotillion

Last year at around this time, our mailman dropped a beautiful, heavy card stock invitation through our mail slot. It was a not-unexpected, graciously worded request for the presence of our eldest child (a junior at the time) at Cotillion, a formal dance for Wellesley’s juniors and seniors, and a tradition since the 1940s. This […]

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Fenway Park Football Classic – Pavilion tickets available in Wellesley High Athletic Office

The Raider Athletic Office would like to announce that Pavilion Level Access Tickets are available for the Thanksgiving Day Football Game at Fenway Park on 11/26/15.  Pavilion Tickets are $40 each.  We accept cash or personal checks made out to Wellesley High School.  You may pick up your tickets here in the Athletic Office. Please note that general admission tickets […]

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Grease is the word at Wellesley High School this week

Wellesley High’s production of the fifties-themed musical Grease this week will mainly stay true to the original but also include new twists and a spectacular Greased Lightning hot rod made from scratch. Two equally weighted casts will divvy up the shows, which take place at Wellesley High on Thursday, Nov. 12 at 4:30pm, Friday Nov. […]

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