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(5.11-5.17)

This upcoming Tuesday, State Representative Denise Garlick will be coming to Needham High School to recognize the accomplishments of our Fall State Champion Teams; Boys Soccer and Girls Cross-Country!  The ceremony will take place in the A gym at 2:45!

Saturday Night was a special night for Needham Baseball as they celebrated the career of longtime Coach, John Freitas.  The Rockets had an alumni game followed by a reception to honor Coach Freitas and his 40 plus years of service to the NHS Baseball Program!
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Boys Volleyball  (18-0)  Rockets ranked #2 by Mass HS Volleyball and still have not given up a game yet this year!  SENIOR NIGHT IS TUESDAY!
5/11/2015 vs Natick  W 3-0
5/13/2015 vs Braintree  W 3-0
5/15/2015 @ Newton North W 3-0


Girls Lacrosse  (16-1)  Rockets ranked #2 in the State.  SENIOR DAY IS THURSDAY!
5/12/2015  vs Brookline W 15-0
5/13/2015 @ Westwood L 13-6
5/14/2015 vs Newton North W 15-7


Boys Lacrosse  (15-1) Boys in the Top 5 in Numerous Polls! 
5/12/2015 @ Brookline W 18-5
5/14/2015 @ Newton North  W 16-5
5/16/2015 vs Acton-Boxborough  W 14-7    http://www.bostonlax.net/high-five-for-trabucco-rockets-needham-past-a-b/
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Boys Lax Seniors on Senior Night!

Softball (7-8)
5/11/2015 vs Framingham L 1-0 
5/13/2015 @ Weymouth L 5-4
5/15/2015 vs Ursuline  W 15-3
5/16/2015 vs Weymouth L 4-0

Baseball (3-11)   
5/11/2015 vs Framingham L 12-7 
5/13/2015 vs Weymouth W 7-2
5/16/2015 @ Weymouth  L 3-2


Boys Rugby
5/12/2015 @ Bishop Hendricken  L 27-12  Rockets knocked out of the playoffs

Girls Tennis (7-3)
5/13/2015 vs Brookline L 5-0
5/15/2015 @ Newton North 


Boys Tennis (8-3)
5/11/2015 vs Dedham W 5-0
5/13/2015 @ Brookline L 3-2
5/15/2015 vs Newton North W 4-1
State Individual Tournament  Kevin Chao and Sam Cohen advance to the South Quarterfinals in Singles Action.  The doubles team of Alex Cohen and Jacob Shuman dominant as they advance to the South Quarters! 

Girls Track and Field (1-3)
5/13/2015 @ Brookline L 89-45 
5/17/2015 D1 State Relays  Team 7th Place  Distance Medlay Relay (Kaleigh Hughes, Olivia Corkery, Daniella Pascucci, Margie Cullen) take 1st!  Sprint Medlay Relay (Hughes, Corkery, Isabel Cole, Haley Cole) also take 1st!

Boys Track and Field (4-0)  Rockets with a showdown Wednesday vs BSC Power Newton North!
5/13/2015 @ Brookline W 87-45
5/17/2015 D1 State Relays  Team 5th Place!  Javelin Relay (Hood, Lobel, Riley) take 1st!  Rockets set school records in the 4x1600, SMR and 4x400!



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 5.18-5.25 
Home Varsity Events (All Other Home Events)
Away Varsity Events (All Other Away Events)
Home Varsity Night Events (Senior Day Festivities)
Middle School Events 
MBL Sailing Championship
Memorial Day Baseball Tournaent
Boys Ultimate State Tournament

Day, DateStartTeam(s)H/AOpponent(s)/EventLocationBus Depart
Monday
5/18/20153:30 PMBoys V/JV BaseballHomeBraintree HSVar-Memorial / JV-DeFazio
5/18/20153:30 PMGirls V/JV SoftballHomeBraintree HSClaxton #1 & #2
5/18/20153:45 PMBoys Fr BaseballAwayWalpole HSWalpole/Johnson MS2:45 PM
5/18/20154:00 PMBoys Fr LacrosseAwayNewton North HSNewton/Warren3:00 PM
5/18/20154:00 PMGirls Fr LacrosseAwayWellesley HSWellesley HS3:00 PM
5/18/20154:00 PMCoed Var SailingAwayMBL ChampionshipsCommunity Boating, Inc. (Boston)3:00 PM
Tuesday
5/19/20153:45 PMBoys Fr BaseballAwayFramingham HSFramingham/Longs3:00 PM
5/19/20153:45 PMBoys V/JV TennisAwayNewton North HSNewton North HS3:00 PM
5/19/20153:45 PMGirls V/JV TennisHomeNewton North HSVar-NHS / JV-Mills
5/19/20155:00 PMBoys JV RugbyAwayMilton HSMilton HS3:45 PM
5/19/20154:00 PMBoys JV LacrosseAwayDuxbury HSDuxbury/Taylor Field2:45 PM
5/19/20154:00 PMCoed Var SailingAwayMBL ChampionshipsCommunity Boating, Inc. (Boston)3:00 PM
5/19/20154:30 PMBoys JV VolleyballHomeFramingham HSNHS A Gym
5/19/20155:15 PMGirls JV LacrosseHomeLincoln Sudbury R.H.SNeedham/Memorial
5/19/20155:30 PMBoys Var VolleyballHomeFramingham HS SENIOR NIGHTNHS A Gym
5/19/20156:45 PMGirls Var LacrosseHomeLincoln Sudbury R.H.SNeedham/Memorial
Wednesday
5/20/20153:45 PMBoys V/JV BaseballAwayNewton North HSVar-NNHS / JV-Lincoln Field2:45 PM
5/20/20153:45 PMGirls V/JV SoftballHomeNewton North HSClaxton #1 & #2
5/20/20153:45 PMBoys & Girls TrackAwayNewton North HSNewton North HS2:45 PM
5/20/20153:45 PMCoed MS TrackHomeDay MS (Newton)Needham/DeFazio
5/20/20153:45 PMCoed MS UltimateAwayCambridge Public SchoolsDanehy Field (Cambridge)2:35 PM
5/20/20154:00 PMBoys Fr LacrosseHomeNatick HSNeedham/High Rock
5/20/20154:00 PMGirls Fr LacrosseAwayMedfield Senior HSMedfield HS2:45 PM
5/20/20154:00 PMBoys Ultimate AAwayMasconomet RHSMasconomet RHS3:00 PM
5/20/20154:15 PMBoys V/JV TennisHomeSaint John's HSVar-NHS / JV-Mills
5/20/20154:30 PMBoys JV LacrosseHomeMedfield Senior HSNeedham DeFazio #2
Thursday
5/21/20153:45 PMBoys Fr BaseballHomeWeymouth HSNeedham/ McLeod Field
5/21/20153:45 PMGirls Fr LacrosseHomeNewton North HSNeedham/Cricket
5/21/20154:00 PMGirls Var LacrosseHomeWellesley HS SENIOR DAYNeedham/Memorial
5/21/20154:00 PMGirls Ultimate AHomeLexington HSNeedham/Newman
5/21/20154:15 PMGirls V/JV TennisHomeHingham HSVar-NHS / JV-Mills
5/21/20155:00/6:15PMBoys JV/V VolleyballAwayWestfield HSWestfield HS3:15 PM
5/21/20155:15 PMGirls JV LacrosseHomeWellesley HSNeedham/Memorial
Friday
5/22/20153:45 PMGirls V/JV SoftballAwayBrookline HSBrookline/Cypress3:00 PM
5/22/20154:00 PMBoys V/JV LacrosseAwayWellesley HSVar- Sprague / JV Wellesley HS2:45 PM
5/22/20154:00 PMBoys Fr LacrosseHomeXaverian Brothers HSNeedham/High Rock
5/22/20154:30/6:00PMBoys JV/V VolleyballAwayLawrence HSLawrence HS3:00 PM
Saturday
5/23/20152:30 PMBoys Var BaseballAwaySt. Peter MarianSt. Peter Marian (Worcester)TBA
5/23/20159:00 AMBoys Ultimate AAwayState TournamentGreenfield, MA
Sunday
5/24/201511AM or 2:30PMBoys Var BaseballAwayMemorial Day Tourney TBASt. Peter Marian (Worcester)TBA
5/24/20159:00 AMBoys Ultimate AAwayState TournamentGreenfield, MA
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