Youth Sports Recap 5-24-17

Another Wednesday night meant more exciting little league action on both the baseball and softball front, and we have results for you right here!

Little League Softball:

Senior League:

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 15 Georgia Bulldogs 11

Kansas Jayhawks 12 Miami Hurricanes 11

Little League Baseball:

National League:

Red Sox 9 Phillies 4

Angels 14 Astros 4

Rangers 10 Royals 10

Raider Recap 5-24-17

It was another nice day for some spring sports action as we continue the final week of the regular season. It was a big day especially for the baseball team who with a win today would clinch yet another berth in the state tournament. Would they pull it out and how did the other action play out, let’s find out!

Results for 5-24-17

Girls Tennis: Wellesley 4 Andover 1

Baseball: Wellesley 2 Natick 1

Girls Golf: Wellesley 37.5 Auburn 16.5

Boys Tennis: St John’s Prep 3 Wellesley 2

Softball: Wellesley 4 Natick 3

Boys Lacrosse: Wellesley 12 Lexington 4

 

Youth Sports Recap 5-23-17

While there was little high school action today, there certainly was a ton of little league action to go around tonight as the American League took center stage as always on Tuesday and Thursday night’s. Let’s take a look at how it went down!

Little League Baseball:

American League:

Pirates 10 Reds 8

Indians 5 Dodgers 2

Tigers 7 Cubs 5

Braves 11 Red Sox 3

Nationals 11 Cardinals 10

3rd Grade League:

Cubs 10 Braves 7

Little League Softball:

Junior League:

Miami Hurricanes 9 LSU Tigers 9

Raider Recap 5-23-17

It was a very light day of action in Raider sports but there was one noteworthy item for today’s recap as the unified track team competed in the sectional championships at Franklin HS and came away victorious in the 4×100. Congratulations to the team on this tremendous accomplishment!

Boys Volleyball Tournament Info

The first MIAA tournament pairings were released today for… Boys Volleyball. Your Wellesley Raiders having finishing the regular season 14-3 earned the 4 seed in the D1 South bracket and will open at home next Thursday (6-1) ¬†against Taunton at 6:30 pm. For the full bracket log on to miaa.ezstream.com.

Youth Sports Recap 5-22-17

Despite the gloomy Monday evening weather, there was still plenty of action to go around on the youth sports front. Here’s a look at the results!

Little League Baseball:

National League:

Royals 13 Phillies 9

Astros 14 Giants 5

Rangers 10 Dodgers 7

Diamondbacks 5 Twins 3

3rd Grade League:

Dodgers 12 Tigers 4

Raider Recap 5-22-17

Today was certainly one of those Monday’s weather wise where the old saying “someone’s got a case of the Monday’s” comes to mind, but that didn’t deter a full slate of Raider action as we enter the final week of the regular season. Before we get to the recap however, I want to send a special shoutout to the girls golf team, who had quite the day today capturing the Mass Bay League regular season and all star match titles, and send a congratulations to the teams 4 all stars and coach Ken Bateman who was named coach of the year! Now onto the recap!

Results for 5-22-17

Boys Tennis: Wellesley 4 Natick 1

Boys Lacrosse: Wellesley 18 Bridgewater Raynham 9

Baseball: Wellesley 6 Needham 3

Girls Golf: Wellesley 5.5 Ursuline .5

Softball: Needham 4 Wellesley 2

Girls Tennis: Wellesley 5 Natick 0

Monday Poll

It’s a wet gloomy Monday as the start the week before Memorial Day but I’m about to brighten your spirits with another edition of Monday Poll. Last week’s poll was a tight one as the Patriots squeaked out a 5 votes to 4 win over the Red Sox for favorite Boston pro sports team. This week’s poll question is… which sport do you enjoy playing recreationally the most, basketball, tennis, baseball, or other?

Schedule For Week Of 5-22

We’ve come to the final week of the spring sports regular season and there’s a lot at stake. Not only are there tournament seeds on the line for teams who have already clinched but there’s also tournament berths still to be decided for certain teams. Let’s take a look at what the week ahead has to offer!

Monday 5-22

Girls Golf @ Ursuline Academy (South Shore CC) 2 pm

Boys Tennis vs. Natick 3:45 pm

Girls Tennis @ Natick 3:45 pm

Baseball vs. Needham (Sprague) 4 pm

Boys Lacrosse vs. Bridgewater Raynham 4 pm

Coed Sailing @ MBL Championships (Community Boating) 4 pm

Softball @ Needham (Claxton) 7 pm

Tuesday 5-23

Coed Varsity Unified Track @ Sectional Meet (Franklin HS) 3 pm

Coed Sailing @ MBL Championships (Community Boating) 4 pm

Wednesday 5-24

Girls Golf @ Auburn (Whitinsville) 3 pm

Softball vs. Natick (Lee) 3:45 pm

Boys Lacrosse vs. Lexington 4 pm

Girls Tennis vs. Andover 4 pm

Boys Tennis @ St Johns Prep 4 pm

Baseball @ Natick 7 pm

Thursday 5-25

Girls Golf vs. Saugus and Mount Alvernia (Nehoiden) 3 pm

Girls Tennis @ Hopkinton 3:45 pm

Softball vs. Weymouth (Lee) 3:45 pm

Friday 5-26

No Games

Saturday 5-27

Baseball @ Medfield 9 am

Sunday 5-28

No Games

 

 

Youth Sports Recap 5-20-17

While today was all star Saturday for both the national league and American League as well as for softball, there were other games that took place today as well and we have the results!

Little League Baseball:

3rd League League:

Cubs 11 Giants 10

Dodgers 5 Braves 4

Nationals 17 Tigers 3

Pirates 13 Rangers 8