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NHS Athletics: Rockets Review
(5.16-5.22)

Saturday was a special day for the High School Lacrosse Community. Top Teams from all over Eastern Mass went to Westwood to play in the Bruce Lerch Memorial Games.  Needham Boys Lacrosse was honored to take part in the day and through ticket sales and fundraising contributed $3700 to The Bruce Lerch Scholarship Fund!

http://www.bostonherald.com/sports/columnists/steve_buckley/2016/05/buckley_bruce_lerch_tribute_lacrosse_day_a_big_ticket_event

http://espn.go.com/blog/boston/high-school/post/_/id/42452/bruce-lerch-memorial-tournament-no-8-hingham-11-no-20-needham-8?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

Rockets wearing the "Bruce27" Decals


Boys Volleyball (17-2)  State Final Rematch Monday vs Westfield to end the regular season!
5/16/2016 vs Norwood W 3-0  
5/18/2016 @ Natick W 3-0
5/20/2016 vs Braintree W 3-0
Senior Night!



Girls Lacrosse (18-1) Rockets Ranked #2 in the State.  Check out a nice article on Sr. Kailey Conry
http://www.bostonherald.com/sports/high_school/2016/05/needham_star_kailey_conry_more_than_just_a_prolific_scorer

5/17/2016 @ Brookline W 15-4
5/18/2016 vs Westwood L 15-9
5/19/2016 @ Newton North W 14-7
5/22/2016 @ Concord-Carlisle W 14-11
Opening Face vs Westwood!



Boys Lacrosse (11-6) Rockets close out regular season hosting top 5 team in BC High
5/17/2016 vs Brookline L 7-6
5/19/2016 vs Newton North W 9-6
5/21/2016 vs Hingham @ Bruce Lerch Tournament L 11-8



Boys Rugby   Rockets will play Bishop Hendricken in a 5th Place Playoff Game this Week!


Baseball (11-7)  Senior Night is Wednesday vs Newton North!
5/16/2016 @ Weymouth W 5-2
5/18/2016 vs Braintree  L 1-0
5/20/2016 vs Wellesley L 6-3


Softball (5-12) Senior Night is Thursday vs Ursuline!
5/16/2016 @ Weymouth L 10-6 
5/17/2016 vs Braintree L 2-1
5/18/2016 @ Ursuline W 10-0
5/20/2016 @ Wellesley L 5-4  *8 Innings


Girls Tennis (9-5) 
5/16/2016 vs Milton W 5-0
5/18/2016 @ Norwood W 4-1
5/19/2016 vs Brookline W 3-2
5/20/2016  South Individual Tournament   Caroline Sumner and Kaitlyn Lew beat the #1 Doubles Team from Cohasset in the Quarterfinals before falling to the eventual South Champion in the Semi's
Sumner and Lew in Action Friday

Boys Tennis (14-1) 
5/16/2016 @ Milton W 5-0
5/17/2016 vs Norwood W 5-0 
5/19/2016 @ St. Johns W 4-1 
5/20/2016 @ Brookline L 3-2

Boys Track & Field (4-1)D1 States are on Sunday
5/18/2016 BSC Championships  Boys BSC Champs  John Benner (2 Mile)  Davonte Burnett (200M) Will Ashenfelter (400M) Max Lobel (Javelin)  Noah Ogbebor, Burnett, Ben Mesnik, Billy Kopellas (4x100M)

Girls Track & Field (3-1-1) D1 States are on Sunday
5/18/2016 BSC Championships  Girls BSC Champs Sarah Armstrong (2 Mile)  Margie Cullen (800M)  Stevens, Armstrong, Callahan & Cullen (4x400M)

http://needham.wickedlocal.com/photogallery/WL/20160519/SPORTS/519009975/PH/1


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 
5.23-5.29
 
Home Varsity Events (All Other Home Events)
Away Varsity Events (All Other Away Events)
Middle School Events
Home Night Varsity Events / Baseball & Softball Senior Nights
Sailing MBL Championships
Boys and Girls Track D1 States
Boys Rugby Tournament Game
Day, DateStartTeam(s)H/AOpponent(s)/EventLocationBus Depart
Monday
5/23/20163:00 PMCoed MS TrackAwayLS InviteLincoln-Sudbury HS2:00 PM
5/23/20163:15/3:45 PMBoys V/JV LacrosseHomeBC HighV-Memorial/JV-Defazio
5/23/20163:30 PMGirls MS SoftballAwayMedfield MSWheelock School2:35 PM
5/23/20163:45 PMBoys Fr BaseballAwayDedham HSDedham/Memorial3:00 PM
5/23/20164:00/5:15PMBoys V/JV VolleyballHomeWestfield HSNHS A Gym
5/23/20164:00 PMCoed SailingAwayMBL ChampionshipsCBI2:20 PM
Tuesday
5/24/20163:30 PMBoys Ultimate BHomeBarrington HSNeedham/Newman
5/24/20163:45 PMBoys V/JV BaseballAwayDedham HSDedham/Memorial2:45 PM
5/24/20163:45 PMGirls V/JV SoftballHomeDedham HSNeedham/Claxton #1 & #2
5/24/20163:45 PMBoys V/JV TennisHomeNewton North HSNHS Tennis Courts
5/24/20163:45 PMGirls V/JV TennisAwayNewton North HSNewton North HS2:45 PM
5/23/20164:00 PMCoed SailingAwayMBL ChampionshipsCBI2:20 PM
5/24/20164:00 PMBoys JV2 LacrosseHomeNorwell HSNeedham/High Rock
5/24/20164:00 PMGirls Fr LacrosseHomeNorwell HSNeedham DeFazio #1
5/24/20164:30/6:00PMGirls JV/V LacrosseAwayLincoln Sudbury R.H.SLincoln-Sudbury HS3:00/4:15PM
5/24/20164:45 PMBoys Var RugbyAwayBishop Hendricken HS Tourny GameBishop Hendricken (RI)2:45 PM
5/24/20166:30 PMBoys Ultimate AAwayMasconomet RHSMasconomet RHS5:00 PM
Wednesday
5/25/20163:30 PMGirls MS SoftballAwayConcord MSConcord MS2:35 PM
5/25/20163:30 PMBoys Ultimate BAwayAbington HSAbington HS3:00 PM
5/25/20163:45 PMBoys JV BaseballHomeNewton North HSNeedham/DeFazio
5/25/20163:45 PMBoys Fr BaseballHomeWellesley HSNeedham/DeFazio
5/25/20163:45 PMGirls V/JV SoftballAwayNewton North HSNewton North HS3:00 PM
5/25/20163:45 PMBoys V/JV TennisAwayNatick HSNatick HS2:45 PM
5/25/20164:00 PMGirls UltimateHomeBrookline HSNeedham/Newman
5/25/20164:15 PMBoys JV1 LacrosseAwayDuxbury HSDuxbury HS2:45 PM
5/25/20166:00 PMBoys Var BaseballHomeNewton North HS Senior NightNeedham/Memorial
Thursday
5/26/20163:45 PMGirls JV SoftballHomeUrsuline AcademyNeedham/Claxton #2
5/26/20163:30 PMCoed MS UltimateHomeCambridge Public SchoolsNeedham/Pollard
5/26/20163:45 PMBoys Fr BaseballHomeNewton North HSNeedham/DeFazio
5/26/20163:45 PMGirls V/JV TennisHomeNotre Dame Academy--HinghamNHS Tennis Courts
5/26/20164:00 PMBoys JV2 LacrosseAwayNewton North HSNewton/Warren3:00 PM
5/26/20164:00 PMGirls Fr LacrosseAwayNewton North HSNewton/Cold Springs3:00 PM
5/26/20164:15 PMBoys Var TennisAwayAndover HSAndover HS3:00 PM
5/26/20166:00 PMGirls Var SoftballHomeUrsuline Academy Senior NightNeedham/Claxton #1
Friday
5/27/2016NO EVENTS
Saturday
5/28/2016NO EVENTS
Sunday
5/29/20163:00 PMBoys & Girls Var TrackAwayD1 StatesDilboy Stadium (Somerville)1:00 PM
Monday
5/30/2016NO EVENTS
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