Category Archives: Sports

ESPNBoston shines spotlight on Wellesley High football

Nice piece about the Wellesley High School football team and its 4-0 start on the ESPNBoston website by Nate Weitzer, who dives into the Raiders’ Flexbone offensive scheme and eschews the usual raft of empty sports quotes. “We had success in the spread [offense] over the past few years, but we were looking for a system […]

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Wellesley Youth Hockey getting cranked up again

Registration for the Wellesley Youth Hockey Learn to Play and Mosquito programs are now open for the 2015-2016 season.  Season starts Nov. 7. Go to to register. Contact Kara Sullivan at [email protected] with any questions.

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Wellesley Historical Society invites you to tee off at Nehoiden Golf Club

The Wellesley Historical Society is holding its Fall Golf Classic on Monday, Oct. 19 at one of the oldest golf clubs in the country — Nehoiden on the grounds of Wellesley College, The event is open to the public for a contribution of $50 per player, and includes a continental breakfast, greens fees, 18 holes of […]

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Flag football under lights in Wellesley to raise funds for field, Perdoni family, youth sports

Following on the heels of the recent night-time Wellesley High football and soccer games, young athletes will get one more chance to play under the lights later this month as part of a new fundraiser. The Community Flag event, set for Oct. 24 from 4:30 to 9pm (different times for kids in different grades), will […]

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Wellesley golfer nearly wins US Women’s Senior Amateur championship

Wellesley’s Pam Kuong fell just short of winning the US Women’s Senior Amateur golf championship Thursday in Nashville. Karen Garcia came from behind to seal a 1-up victory in the tournament, for women 50 or older. An all-around athlete, Kuong was a record-holding swimmer at Wellesley High in the late 1970s. When not golfing, Kuong works […]

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Ticket info revealed for Wellesley High Thanksgiving football at Fenway

While the buzz about Wellesley High School’s football team playing vs. traditional rival Needham High on Thanksgiving morning has been building since August, the question we’ve most been asked is: How can I get tickets and how much will they cost? Here are your answers. Wellesley takes its 60-59-9 record vs. Needham, in the oldest […]

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Wellesley High School football Raiders get a feel for Fenway Park

Captains and Coaches lining up in front of the Monstah! — Raider_FB (@Raider_FB) October 1, 2015 Wellesley High School Raider football captains Jake Mohan, Will Cramer and Griffin Morgan, Coach Jesse Davis and Athletic Director John Brown were among those taking to the field at Fenway Park as part of the official announcement that […]

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Wellesley High playing football at Fenway on Thanksgiving morning

                  The Boston Red Sox have confirmed for the Boston Globe that high school football is coming to Fenway on Wednesday, Nov. 25 and the following day, Thanksgiving. This jibes with our report from a month ago that it looked as though Wellesley High and Needham High would be […]

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