Track hits the ground running at WMS

CHRISTINA B., Watertown Splash staff reporter

June 13

Filed under Sports

It’s spring, and track has started! Track is available at Watertown Middle School for sixth-, seventh-, and eighth-graders. The coaches for the track team are Coach Dube and Coach Dylan. Coach Dube is a health teacher, while...

New fandom takes shape for CrossFit City Line in Watertown

FRANKIE H., Watertown Splash staff reporter

June 3

Filed under Around Watertown, Sports

Yes, that’s right, there is a CrossFit Gym in Watertown!  Located on Howard Street, the business just moved from Newton to Watertown and it’s called CrossFit City Line. “Crossfit is a workout program that involves a...

Tommy Heinsohn: star player, star painter

CAMERON R. and AMIN T.

November 24

Filed under Arts and Entertainment, Books and Authors, Profiles, Sports

Many people know Tommy Heinsohn as the scoring machine who helped the Celtics to eight NBA titles in the 1950s and ‘60s. They know him as the former coach who won two titles in the ‘70s, and the current Celtics analyst on Co...

Hard work paying off for WMS football team

REBECCA C. and NINA Z

October 29

Filed under Sports

Even thought the Watertown Middle School football team is 4-2, it has worked very hard to try to get the wins. The teams that they have played so far are formed of many more people, so it's more challenging, especially when y...

WMS football wins big

ERIK B. and JAKE R.

October 29

Filed under Sports

Watertown Middle School came up with a big win on Oct. 20 against Oak Hill. This win was the third win in  a row against the Newton school. Watertown has scored an average of more than 30 points per game, while Newton has...

Getting a big kick out of the Breakers

MADDIE R. and SARAH G.

June 25

Filed under Sports

The crowd screams and cheers, vendors yell for people to come buy their goods, and different companies – such as Cabot Cheese, Stonyfield Yogurt, and Webkinz – give away their free products. Harvard Stadium has thousands of people com...

Of bleary eyes, and bleeding green

CHRISTINA M., Watertown Splash staff

June 12

Filed under Opinion/Editorials, Sports

Watertown Splash Op/Ed As you may know, the Boston Celtics are in the middle of a fabulous series in the NBA Finals against the Los Angeles Lakers. The seven-game series is tied two games apiece with Game 5 to be played Sunday...

Passion play

Watertown Splash staff

June 5

Filed under Front Page News, Sports

Allison Lipsher grew up in Hawaii and went to college at Duke University in North Carolina. “Soccer has always been my passion,” she said. “It’s always been my dream to go professional.” Allison was very lucky. Af...

On his home turf

JESSICA L., FRANCESCA B., and LAUREN K.

May 28

Filed under Books and Authors, Profiles, Sports

Tony Massarotti, a sports writer and broadcaster, went to the Hosmer School and East Junior High in Watertown, Mass. He started his journalism career by writing for local papers. Tony claimed, "I never thought it would lead to...

WMS track is off and running

MADDIE R., Watertown Splash staff

May 12

Filed under Sports

Now that it is spring, the Watertown Middle School’s track team is starting up again! Many team members are returning for their second or third year of running, but there are many new teammates as well. “I’m looking for...

Students get shot at revenge in faculty basketball game

EMILY C. and MADDIE R.

March 9

Filed under Community News, Front Page News, Sports

Fans in WMS colors cheered from the stands. The students were out of their seats everyone grew silent as the referee threw the ball into the air. On Friday, Jan. 29, Watertown Middle School had its Student/Faculty basketball...

WMS boys’ basketball team giving its best shot

DANIELLE K. and SOPHIA K.

March 6

Filed under Sports

All 14 players on the Watertown Middle School boys' basketball team showed heart this year, as well as their commitment and love for the game. One of the team's goals this season was to go undefeated. "You have to have a...

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