Wellesley High football to kick off under Friday night lights


The team starts its season vs. Weymouth in Wellesley at 7pm on Friday. The Globe previews the local high school football team and features a piece on family traditions in football, including that of the Stones (Sam is a captain on the team this year, his brother Alex was last year) and Tanners (Casey is on this year’s team, brother Greg was a star player in the past).

Separately, former Wellesley High player Thomas Claiborne is now starting on the offensive line for Boston College.

Here’s a link as well to all of Wellesley High’s sports team schedules for the fall.

By the way, speaking of football, if you’re looking for something to keep your hands busy while watching football, Wellesley Needlepoint has a new New England Patriots design.