Of bleary eyes, and bleeding green

CHRISTINA M., Watertown Splash staff

June 12, 2010

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, 2010

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, 2010

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, 2010

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, 2010

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, 2010

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...

WMS girls’ basketball: a perfect combination

HAYLEY S., Watertown Splash staff

February 28, 2010

Filed under Sports

The girls' basketball team from the Watertown Middle School is doing a phenomenal job so far this season with a 3-0 record. Captain Gabriella "Gabby" Coppola said, "We're going to try to go undefeated this year. We can move...

WMS football team won in many ways

SHANNON C., SOPHIA K., DANIELLE K., and HAYLEY S.

February 27, 2010

Filed under Sports

With a record of two wins, one tie, and three losses, the Watertown Middle School football team set the record of most wins in one season. Quarterback Joey Kelland and running back Raffi Dutra were the captains. "It feels sexy,''...

Checking in on boys’ hockey’s success at Watertown Middle School

SHANNON C. and CHRISTINA M.

February 27, 2010

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

The Watertown Middle School boys' ice hockey team has had a great season so far with a record of 9-5. Teammates Joey Kelland, Matt Donnell, Kevin Arsenault, and Anthony Busconi talked about how their season has been going. "Although...

Field hockey: The best is yet to come

LAUREN K., Watertown Splash staff

February 27, 2010

Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

This year the Watertown Middle School girls' field hockey team came out strong with a mixture of sixth-, seventh-, and eighth-graders. The team played 13 games against many different towns and finished with a 6-2-5 record. "We...

The goal: Have fun

REBECCA C. and KAITIE M.

February 26, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Watertown Middle School has a girls' hockey team that practices Tuesdays and Saturdays at Watertown's Ryan Arena. The coaches are Andrea Ciarletta and Owen Jones. Andrea played hockey all of her college years at UMass-Boston. There...

Things are looking up for new ski club

LAUREN K. and DANIELLE M.

February 13, 2010

Filed under Classes and Clubs, Sports, Uncategorized

A new club has been added to the afterschool activities at Watertown Middle School. If you are free on Thursday afternoons, you should join the ski club with Daniel Skop. The kids in the club are a mixed group of boys and girls...

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