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Language classes getting a kick out of this tradition

EMILY K., Watertown Splash staff reporter

June 14, 2013

Filed under Classes and Clubs, Sports

Cones are lined up along Moxley Field, kids are screaming and running with excitement, soccer balls being saved here and there, some slipping through the goalie's hands, the sounds of a referee’s whistle fill the air, and sweat...

WMS softball swings for the fences

CATHERINE P., Watertown Splash staff reporter

June 13, 2013

Filed under Sports

After a late start, Watertown Middle School’s softball team had an amazing season! Coach Grippo and Coach Kaitlin did a great job with the girls, who were eighth-graders Alexis, Hanna, Jenna, Arora, Kaitlin, Jillian, Lauren,...

Track hits the ground running at WMS

CHRISTINA B., Watertown Splash staff reporter

June 13, 2013

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, 2013

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...

Hard work paying off for WMS football team


December 5, 2010

Filed under Sports

Even though the Watertown Middle School football team went 4-2, the players have worked very hard. The teams that they played this season had many more people, with more subs, so it was challenging. Coach Eric Lochiatto said, “It’s my firs...

WMS football wins big

Erik Baghdasaryan and Jake Roche

December 5, 2010

Filed under Sports

Watertown Middle School’s football team came up with a big win, 33-0, over Oak Hill on Oct. 20, 2010. The win was its third in a row against Newton. Watertown has scored an average of over 30 points per game, while Newton has been shut o...

Tommy Heinsohn: star player, star painter


November 24, 2010

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...

Next generation of field hockey stars warm up at WMS

Christa Knell and Mikayla Paone

November 19, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Watertown Middle School’s girls' field hockey team did a great job this year with a 5-3 final record. With practices and games four times a week at Saltonstall Field, the girls were busy working hard to improve the many skill...

Nine-year losing streak: History!

Melissa Rose and Molly Day

November 4, 2010

Filed under Sports

This past season, the girls' soccer team at Watertown High has made history! Fresh off their 4-1 win off of Mount St. Joseph's on Sept. 16, 2010, their first in nine years, they are pumped for the rest of the season. In fact...

Getting a big kick out of the Breakers


June 25, 2010

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...