Raider Recap 1-24-17

Another Tuesday, another busy day of Raider action as both basketball teams took on always tough Newton North, gymnastics took on arch rival Needham and boys swimming battled Milton. How would the Raiders fare on this Tuesday night, let’s find out!

Results for 1-24-17

Girls Basketball: Newton North 53 Wellesley 37

Gymnastics: Needham 121 Wellesley 118

Boys Swimming: Wellesley 95 Milton 71

Boys Basketball: Newton North 57 Wellesley 47

Monday Poll

It may be gloomy outside, but there’s tons of reasons to be warm and upbeat today, and one of those is it’s time for another edition of Monday Poll. Last week I asked you readers what level of sports you enjoyed watching the most, and out of the 4 votes Pro Sports took home the title. This week’s poll question is… who is Wellesley’s biggest rival sports wise, Needham, Natick or other? Get your votes in!

Schedule For Week Of 1-23

As we enter late January the games become that much more important as do the points and victories as we continue to head towards tournament time. So without any further ado lets see what this week has in store for our favorite Raider teams!

Monday 1-23

No Games

Tuesday 1-24

Boys Basketball vs. Newton North 4:30 pm

Gymnastics @ Needham 4:30 pm

Girls Basketball @ Newton North 6:30 pm

Boys Swimming vs. Milton (Babson) 7 pm

Wednesday 1-25

Girls Hockey @ Newton North (Fessenden) 7 pm

Boys Hockey vs. Newton North (Babson) 7:45 pm

Thursday 1-26

Indoor Track vs. Norwood (Reggie Lewis Center) 4:30 pm

Wrestling @ Walpole 7 pm

Friday 1-27

Boys Basketball @ Walpole 5:15 pm

Girls Basketball @ Walpole 6:45 pm

Boys Swimming @ Needham (Babson) 7 pm

Gymnastics vs. Brookline (Exxcel) 8 pm

Saturday 1-28

Wrestling @ Concord Carlisle Quad Meet 9 am

Boys Hockey @ Walpole (Rodman) 4:30 pm

Girls Hockey vs. Walpole (Babson) 6:45 pm

Sunday 1-29

No Games

Raider Recap 1-21-16

It was certainly a busy Saturday for Raider fans as the wrestling team traveled to Weymouth for a quad meet, while boys and girls hockey took on Natick. Before we get to the recap however it’s time to reveal the answer to yesterday’s Raider Friday Trivia question. The answer is…Gillette Stadium is the only Massachusetts pro sports facility that a Wellesley team has not played at, as both basketball and hockey have played at the Garden and football played at Fenway. Congratulations to this week’s trivia winner Ryan Madden who has a Dunkin Donut’s gift card coming his way! Now onto the recap!

Results for 1-21-16

Wrestling: Newton North 45 Wellesley 28, Natick 54 Wellesley 16, Weymouth 45 Wellesley 22

Girls Hockey: Wellesley 2 Natick 1

Boys Hockey: Wellesley 4 Natick 1

Raider Recap 1-20-17

It was a special night in Raider nation tonight as it was think pink night for the boys and girls basketball teams who hosted Natick in a doubleheader. Elsewhere boys swimming took on Xaverian and gymnastics hosted Norwood. How did it all turn out, let’s find out!

Results for 1-20-17

Boys Swimming: Wellesley 95 Xaverian 82

Girls Basketball: Wellesley 47 Natick 31

Boys Basketball: Wellesley 67 Natick 66

Gymnastics: Wellesley 127.5 Norwood 126

Raider Friday Trivia (With Prize)

Happy Friday everyone, as we get ready for another weekend, it’s time for another edition of Raider Friday Trivia! Today’s question has a Dunkin Donuts gift card on the line for the winner so get your guesses in! The question today is… what is the only professional sports venue in Massachusetts that a Wellesley High team has not played in? Answer tomorrow!

Raider Recap 1-19-17

Thursday was all track all the time, as the boys and girls indoor track team made their weekly trip into the Reggie Lewis Center to take on Milton. Could they run their way to victory, let’s find out!

Results for 1-19-17

Girls Indoor Track: Milton 54 Wellesley 46

Boys Indoor Track: Wellesley 56 Milton 44