Category Archives: Sports

Survey: Your take on Wellesley’s Kelly Field tennis courts

The Wellesley Natural Resources Commission is conducting a survey regarding the community’s needs surrounding the Kelly Field tennis courts. Among the questions/responses is one that basically asks if you even knew the courts, in the vicinity of the Bates Elementary School and Kelly Field ball parks, even existed. Survey results and next steps will be […]

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Wellesley United Soccer offers free player workshop

Wellesley United Soccer presents a  FREE PLAYER WORKSHOP “Becoming a Triple-Impact Competitor®” Find out how to bounce back from setbacks, how to move your game to the next level, and how to ‘Honor the Game’. Geared toward players in grades 7-11 for all sports Date: 3/19/16 Time: 2:00pm Venue: Wellesley Free Library – Wakelin Room […]

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A familiar ring: Teddy Darcey to play lacrosse at Penn State

Here’s a nice story: Teddy Darcey (Wellesley High School ’18) has committed to play lacrosse at Penn State University, the school where his late brother Connor played goalie. Connor died last year in a car accident in Boston. Teddy memorably played goalie in a lacrosse pickup game last June during which the community celebrated Connor’s […]

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Wellesley High hoop doubleheader a split decision

The Wellesley High School basketball doubleheader on Friday night started off good with the girls gliding to a 49-39 win over Walpole High, and running their record to 13-1. Leo Sperling and Dorian Cohen led the way with double figures in scoring and rebounds. But the Rebels’ boys team crushed Wellesley by a 55-33 score, with […]

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Wellesley High basketball teams invite you to Think Pink Friday night

If you’re looking for some Friday night action, the Wellesley High School girls & boys basketball teams play a doubleheader, at 5:30pm and 7PM, vs. Walpole High, and all proceeds from the evening will be donated to the Ellie Fund, a local non-profit that supports breast cancer patients and their families. Wellesley Youth Basketball players wearing […]

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Wellesley High girls’ basketball team to play at Boston Garden

Wellesley High School’s thus far unbeaten girls’ basketball team will be heading to the Boston Garden on Sunday to take on the Needham Rockets. The team has committed to selling 300 tickets at $15 per ticket (Tickets are $19.50 at the door on the morning of the game or $21.50 online at  If you […]

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Readying the outdoor Wellesley ice skating rinks

While the outdoor rinks at Wellesley’s Hunnewell Basketball Courts look to be more for roller skating than ice skating at the moment, the town’s Recreation Department plans to work with the DPW and Fire Department early next week to flood the rinks. With temperatures forecast to drop, the hope is that the rinks will freeze over […]

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After-school dodgeball starts Friday at Wellesley Middle School

Dodgeball — the crazy sport that’s been immortalized by Hollywood and banned in some communities — returns to Wellesley Middle School on Fridays, from 2:30-3:15pm in Gym B, starting on Jan. 8. No fees are required – girls and boys from grades 6-8 at WMS are encouraged to join this co-ed, end-of-the-week stress reliever.  Cushioned […]

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