Category Archives: Sports

Boston Marathon: Many Wellesley angles

Hopkinton and Ashland can fuss about where the Boston Marathon began or begins, but there’s no arguing the fact that Wellesley is smack in the middle of the 26.2-mile course. We own from about mile 12 to 16, traversing Rte. 135 at the start and crossing over to Rte. 16 for the rest (this zippy […]

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Wellesley’s most decorated Red Sox fan poses with Boston police bigshot

Legendary Red Sox fan Lynne Smith of Wellesley posed with Boston Police Superintendent in Chief William Gross, who apparently scored a pretty good gig on Opening Day at Fenway Park Monday. #BPDPhotoOfTheDay — Boston Police Dept. (@bostonpolice) April 14, 2015

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Save the Date: Wellesley Public Forum on Bicycle Safety on April 16

The Wellesley Bike Safety Committee is hosting a public forum at Town Hall on April 16 at 7:30pm. The committee wants your  input and ideas for improving bike safety and encouraging more cycling for recreational and transportation purposes in Wellesley. Come learn about the short and long term plans by the Town to make our roads safer for bicyclers. […]

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Wellesley High football players picked for Shriners Football Classic

Wellesley High School football Raiders Jack Dolan (wide receiver) and Thomas Nocka (offensive line) have been named to the South Team for the Shriners Football Classic, an annual event that brings together some of the state’s best players for a game that raises a boatload of money for Shriners Hospitals for Children. The game takes […]

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Wellesley High softball team to run clinic for girls

Next Saturday, April 11th, from noon until 3pm, Wellesley High School coaches and players will be running a clinic for girls in grades 1 -8.  All proceeds will go to support the team.

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Wellesley singers fared way better than Celtics Friday night

The Wellesley High School Ladies First a cappella singing group performed the National Anthem before the Celtics-Bucks game at the Garden on Friday night. The teens sounded swell, but the Celts fell. #Wellesley HS Ladies First ready to rock the TD Garden with the national anthem. Go @celtics! @wellesleysports — POPS (@WellesleyPOPS) April 3, […]

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