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Wrestling (5-2)  
12/21/16 vs Newton North W 37-30       Ricky Brantley with a huge pin in the final match to win it for the Rockets!
12/28/16 Lowell Holiday Tournament    Dan Aksman 3rd at 182 Lbs! Brady Liss 5th at 126lbs!  Rockets finish top 30 as a team in a field of 75 schools from all over New England!

Aksman & Liss on the medal stand at the Lowell Holiday Tourny!                  Ricky Brantley after his big win vs NN!


Girls Basketball (2-3) 
http://needham.wickedlocal.com/sports/20161227/needham-girls-basketball-rocking-on-road
12/20/16 @ Framingham W 68-30
12/27/16 @ Oliver Ames L 48-52
12/28/16 @ Brockton L 51-40


Boys Basketball (4-0)  
http://needham.wickedlocal.com/sports/20161227/needham-boys-basketball-in-midst-of-something-special
12/20/16 vs Framingham W 63-54
12/23/16 @ Newton South W 78-60  Matt Shaker with 26 PTS on (8) 3 Pters!
12/29/16 vs Xaverian W 51-37


Boys Ice Hockey (2-3-1) 
http://www.hometownweekly.net/sports/needham-sports/boys-hockey-enters-holiday-break-2-1-1/
12/21/16 vs Framingham L 5-2
12/28/16 vs Wellesley L 2-1 
12/31/16 @ Catholic Memorial L 4-0
Needham and Wellesley honored 2 Falmouth HS Hockey Players who passed away in a tragic 
accident just before Christmas. They hung the jersey numbers of James Lavin and 
Owen Higgins and honored their memory with a moment of silence before their game 


Girls Ice Hockey (3-0-1) Girls stay at  #5 in HNIB  poll
http://www.hnibnews.com/mass-girls-d1-poll-austin-woburn-keep-pace/
12/21/16 @  Framingham W 7-1
12/22/16 vs Medway/Ashland T 2-2

Boys Swimming & Diving (2-0) 
12/21/16 @ Belmont  W 100-85
12/30/16 Middleborough Invite  Rockets win every event they entered in an impressive showing!

Girls Indoor Track (1-1) 
12/22/16 @ Newton North L

Boys Indoor Track (1-1)  
12/22/16 @ Newton North L


Visit http://nhs.needham.k12.ma.us/athletics for Rockets Athletic news, updates, forms, links, and complete team schedules.  Please also view NHS Boosters Athletic Events Photo Galleries at http://www.davearnoldphotography.com for Needham HS athletes and teams in action.

Additional sites to check for more in-depth information and stories are the Needham Times online at http://www.wickedlocal.com/needham/sports/high_school, Hometown Weekly http://hometownweekly.net/index145.htm the Needham Patch online at http://needham.patch.com/sports, and the Needham Channel YouTube site atwww.youtube.com/user/TheNeedhamChannel


NHS Athletic Events Schedule 
1.3-1.8
Home Varsity Events (All Other Home Events)
Away Varsity Events (All Other Away Events)
Home Varsity Night Events
Middle School Events
Boys Basketball MIAA Endowment Game at TD Garden
Brendan Grant Wrestling Tournament
MSTCA FR/SO Indoor Track Meet
Day, DateStartTeam(s)H/AOpponent(s)/EventLocationBus Depart
Tuesday
1/3/20173:45 PMBoys Fr BasketballAwayWeymouth HSWeymouth HS2:45 PM
1/3/20173:45 PMGirls Fr BasketballHomeWeymouth HSNHS A Gym
1/3/20174:00 PMBoys JV Ice HockeyAwayNorwood HSBadjko Rink2:45 PM
1/3/20175:00/6:30PMBoys JV/Var BasketballAwayWeymouth HSWeymouth HS3:45 PM
1/3/20175:00/6:30PMGirls JV/Var BasketballHomeWeymouth HSNHS A Gym
Wednesday
1/4/20174:00 PMGirls JV Ice HockeyAwayUrsuline AcademyRoche (West Roxbury)3:00 PM
1/4/20176:00 PMGirls Var Ice HockeyHomeWeymouth HSBabson College
1/4/20177:00 PMBoys Var WrestlingHomeNatick HSNHS A Gym
1/4/20178:00 PMBoys Var Ice HockeyAwayWeymouth HSWeymouth - Connell Rink6:00 PM
Thursday
1/5/20173:45/4:45PMBoys/Girls MS BasketballAwayMilton Pierce MSMilton Pierce School2:35 PM
1/5/20174:00 PMBoys Var SwimmingAwayMilton HSEgan Center ( Milton)2:45 PM
1/5/20174:30 PMBoys & Girls Indoor TrackAwayBrookline HSReggie Lewis3:00 PM
1/5/20177:00 PMBoys JV Ice HockeyHomeBrookline HSBoch Ice Rink
Friday
1/6/20173:45 PMBoys Fr BasketballAwayBraintree HSBraintree HS3:00 PM
1/6/20173:45 PMGirls Fr BasketballHomeBraintree HSNHS A Gym
1/6/20175:00/6:30PMBoys JV/Var BasketballAwayBraintree HSBraintree HS3:45 PM
1/6/20175:00/6:30PMGirls JV/Var BasketballHomeBraintree HSNHS A Gym
1/6/20176:30 PMGirls Var GymnasticsHomeBraintree HSNHS B Gym
Saturday
1/7/20178:00 AMBoys Var WrestlingAwayBrendan Grant TournamentBelmont HS6:15 AM
1/7/20179:00 AMBoys & Girls SkiingAwayRagged RacesRagged Mtn5:45 AM
1/7/20174:45 PMBoys Var Ice HockeyAwayBraintree HSZapustas Arena3:00 PM
1/7/20178:30 PMGirls Var Ice HockeyHomeBraintree HSBabson College
Sunday
1/8/20179:00 AMGirls & Boys Indoor TrackAwayMSTCA FR/SO MeetReggie Lewis7:30 AM
1/8/201712:30 PMBoys Var BasketballAwayWellesley HS MIAA Endowment GameTD Garden (Boston)10:15 AM
1/8/201712:30 PMVar CheerAwayCheer at Basketball GameTD Garden (Boston)10:15 AM
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