NHS Athletics: Rockets Review

Congrats to Senior Harrison Busa who recently received the National Football Foundation's Scholar-Athlete Award!

Please also see below for the NHS Boosters newest event.  Spots are very limited so please pass the word around and sign up now!

Spin for the Boosters!


Join the Needham Boosters

at the First Annual Charity Spin Class

(all levels welcome!)



CYCLEBAR in Wellesley


Saturday, May 2nd

1:30 - 2:45pm


$30 minimum donation for the class

All proceeds go to the Needham Booster Club

(gift bags with each bike!)


Please sign up at this link:




Send donations to:

NHS Booster Club

Attn:Beth Nowlan

157 Charles River St

Needham, MA 02492


Email questions to Beth – reganhouse@gmail.com

Boys Volleyball  (10-0)  Rockets ranked #2 by Mass HS Volleyball!
4/13/2015 @ Norwood  W 3-0
4/14/2015 @ Natick  W 3-0
4/16/2015 @ Braintree W 3-0

Girls Lacrosse  (9-0)  Rockets take down #1 NDA and #5 North Andover in the same week and Needham is the new #1 Team in the State!
4/13/2015  vs Scituate  W 16-0
4/14/2015 vs Braintree W 16-8
4/16/2015 vs Walpole  W 14-11
4/18/ 2015 vs Notre Dame Academy  W 11-10
4/21/2015 vs Hingham W 12-11 OT
4/22/2015 @ North Andover W 7-6

Boys Lacrosse  (7-1) Boys Ranked in the Top 10 in Numerous Polls!
4/14/2015 @ Braintree W 10-4
4/16/2015 @ Walpole W 14-4
4/21/2015 vs Bishop Guertin (NH)  L 10-8
4/23/2015 vs Westford Academy  W 10-7
4/25/2015 @ Xaverian Bros. W 10-8

Softball (2-2)
4/16/2015 @ Framingham L 7-5
4/23/2015 vs Mansfield L 2-0
4/25/2015 vs Walpole  W 5-3

Baseball (1-3)   Congrats to Matt Howard on his first victory as coach of the Rockets!
4/16/2015 @ Framingham L 11-4
4/22/2015 vs West Roxbury  W 15-1
4/23/2015 vs Boston English  L 9-6
4/25/2015 @ Walpole L 4-3

Boys Rugby (0-3)
4/15/2015 vs Xaverian  L 31-24

Girls Tennis (2-1)
4/13/2015 vs Wellesley W 3-2
4/15/2015 vs Braintree W 5-0
4/16/2015 @ Brookline L 4-1

Boys Tennis (1-2)
4/13/2015 @ Wellesley L 3-2
4/15/2015 @ Braintree W 5-0
4/16/2015 vs Brookline L 5-0

Girls Track and Field
4/24/2015 vs Milton Kaleigh Hughes ran a Massachusetts best time of 2:16.7 in the 800!

Boys Track and Field
4/24/2015 vs Milton Freshman Davonte Burnett tied the school record in the 100 with a time if 10.8!

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 4.27-5.3 
Home Varsity Events (All Other Home Events)
Away Varsity Events (All Other Away Events)
Home Varsity Night Events
Middle School Events 
Amherst Invitational Ultimate Tournament
Outdoor Track Fresh/Soph Large Meet 

Day, DateStartTeam(s)H/AOpponent(s)/EventLocationBus Depart
4/27/20153:45 PMBoys V/JV BaseballAwayBraintree HSBraintree HS2:45 PM
4/27/20153:45 PMBoys FR BaseballAwayWellesley HSWellesley HS2:45 PM
4/27/20153:45 PMGirls V/JV SoftballAwayBraintree HSBraintree HS2:45 PM
4/27/20153:45 PMBoys V/JV TennisAwayWalpole HSWalpole HS3:00 PM
4/27/20153:45 PMGirls V/JV TennisHomeWalpole HSVar-NHS/ JV-Mills
4/27/20154:00 PMBoys FR LacrosseHomeNewton North HSNeedham/High Rock
4/27/20154:00 PMBoys Ultimate A & BHomeNewton North HSPollard MS
4/27/20154:00 PMGirls Ultimate BAwayActon-Boxborough RHSActon Boxborough HS3:00 PM
4/28/20153:45 PMBoys FR BaseballAwayWeymouth HSWeymouth/StellaTirrell3:00 PM
4/28/20153:45 PMBoys V/JV TennisHomeWeymouth HSVar-NHS/ JV-Mills
4/28/20153:45 PMGirls V/JV TennisAwayWeymouth HSWeymouth HS3:00 PM
4/28/20154:00 PMBoys V/JV LacrosseHomeWeymouth HSVar-Memorial/JV- DeFazio
4/28/20154:00/5:15 PMGirls V/JV LacrosseAwayWeymouth HSWeymouth HS2:45 PM
4/29/20153:45 PMBoys V/JV BaseballHomeNewton North HSVar-Memorial/JV- DeFazio
4/29/20153:45 PMGirls V/JV SoftballAwayNewton North HSVar-NNHS/JV-Cabot Field3:00 PM
4/29/20153:45 PMGirls & Boys Outdoor TrackAwayTri Meet at Braintree w/ WeymouthBraintree HS2:45 PM
4/29/20153:45 PMCoed MS UltimateHomeOttoson MS MS UltimatePollard MS
4/29/20154:00 PMBoys FR LacrosseAwayNatick HSNatick HS2:45 PM
4/29/20154:00/5:00 PMGirls JV/V LacrosseHomeDuxbury HSNeedham/Memorial
4/29/20154:00 PMGirls FR LacrosseAwayNewton North HSNewton/Cold Springs2:45 PM
4/29/20154:00/5:15 PMBoys V/JV VolleyballAwayBrookline HSBrookline/Tappan Gym2:45 PM
4/29/20154:00 PMCoed Var SailingAwayMercury Race DayCommunity Boating2:45 PM
4/29/20154:00 PMBoys Ultimate BAwayB.C. HighB.C. HSTBA
4/29/20154:00 PMGirls Ultimate BAwaySharon HSSharon HSTBA
4/30/20153:45 PMBoys FR BaseballAwayBraintree HSBraintree HS2:45 PM
4/30/20153:45 PMBoys V/JV TennisHomeWellesley HSVar-NHS/ JV-Mills
4/30/20153:45 PMGirls V/JV TennisAwayWellesley HSWellesley - Hunnewell3:00 PM
4/30/20154:00 PMCoed MS TrackHomeUrsuline & Natick KennedyNeedham/DeFazio
4/30/20154:00 PMGirls FR LacrosseHomeSilver Lake Regional HSNeedham/Cricket
4/30/20154:00 PMBoys Var RugbyAwayBishop Hendricken HSBishop Hendricken (RI)3:00 PM
4/30/20154:00/5:15 PMBoys V/JV VolleyballHomeWeymouth HSNHS A Gym
4/30/20154:00 PMBoys Ultimate AAwayLexington HSBridge Elementary School2:45 PM
4/30/20154:00 PMBoys Ultimate BAwaySt. Sebastians SchoolSt Sebastians
5/1/20153:45 PMBoys JV BaseballHomeMilton HSNeedham/DeFazio
5/1/20153:45 PMGirls JV SoftballAwayMilton HSMilton/Kelly3:00 PM
5/1/20154:00 PMBoys V/JV LacrosseHomeMilton HSVar-Memorial/JV- DeFazio
5/1/20154:00/5:15 PMGirls V/JV LacrosseAwayMilton HSMilton HS Brooks Turf2:45 PM
5/1/20154:00 PMCoed Var SailingAwayMercury Race DayCommunity Boating3:00 PM
5/1/20154:00 PMGirls Ultimate BHomeNewton South HSNeedham/Newman
5/1/20154:30 PMBoys FR LacrosseHomeDuxbury HSNeedham/High Rock
5/1/20156:00 PMBoys Var BaseballHomeMilton HSNeedham/Memorial
5/1/20157:00 PMGirls Var SoftballAwayMilton HSMilton HS Gile Field5:30 PM
5/2/20159:00 AMBoys Ultimate AAwayAmherst InvitationalAmherst-Pelham HS
5/2/20159:30 AMBoys & Girls TrackAwayFr/So Large MeetOliver-Ames HS7:30 AM
5/2/20154:00/6:00PMBoys JV/V LacrosseAwaySt. John's Prep SchoolSt. Johns Prep2:30/4:15PM
5/3/20159:00 AMBoys Ultimate AAwayAmherst InvitationalAmherst-Pelham HS
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