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Girls’ hockey triumphs over Redhawks

By Max Clifford

Hometown Weekly Reporter

After losing a five-game unbeaten streak earlier in the week, Walpole Girls’ Varsity Hockey bounced back in a big way on Saturday night in Natick, topping the 11-win Redhawks by a final score of 3-1. 

It took just...

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Boys’ Basketball shows resiliency 

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

As an athlete, each season is about working towards being the best you can be, it’s about your growth as a team, and it is about your resilience. The Walpole boys’ basketball team has showcased the perfect example of growth...

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Timberwolves fall to Wellesley

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

Walpole fans bundled up and traveled to the Boston Sports Institute on Wednesday, January 24. Fans ventured out to cheer on the Walpole boys hockey team as they competed against their hosts, the Wellesley Raiders. It was a vigorous competition...

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Timberwolves fall to Needham

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter 

The lights blared onto Walpole’s shining basketball court floor last Tuesday evening as the stage was set up for the Walpole boys’ basketball team to tip off against the Needham Rockets. The Timberwolves headed into the evening’s match with a...

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Girls’ basketball victory on the road

By Max Clifford

Hometown Weekly Reporter

Walpole High School Varsity Girls’ Basketball brought home a victory from their road trip to Framingham on Friday night. The team’s leading scorer Bella Bingham poured in a career-high 31 points to help the Timberwolves hold off a late comeback attempt...

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Timberwolves girls’ hockey faces defeat

By Avonlea Cummings
Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

Ice skates glided across the ice at the Franklin Pirelli Arena on Saturday, December 30th, as the Walpole Girls' Hockey Timberwolves journeyed to face the Medfield Warriors in their second-season matchup. The competition is consistently intense for both teams, striving for the decisive goal...

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Doubleheader defeat

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

Walpole's gymnasium was filled with excitement as fans from Walpole and Norwood gathered on a chilly December evening, just days before the holiday break. Walpole celebrated by hosting a doubleheader event for the boys' and girls' basketball teams, both of...

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Girls’ basketball owns a winning streak

Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

In an exhilarating contest that showcased skill, teamwork, and determination, the Walpole girls' basketball team has initiated a winning streak following their 49-37 victory against Braintree High on Friday, December 15th. The game unfolded as a consistent back-and-forth battle, with both...

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Timberwolves’ heartbreak in State Final

By Max Clifford

Hometown Weekly Reporter

The final game of the Massachusetts high school football season pitted Walpole High School against Milton in the MIAA Division III State Championship Game at Gillette Stadium on Thursday night. The Timberwolves jumped out to an early lead but could not...

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Swim succeeds in Sectionals and States

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

In an impressive demonstration of skill and determination, the Walpole High School Swim and Dive Team made a significant impact on their 2023 season. Showcasing their talents in the pool, both the boys and girls secured spots in sectionals and...

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Porkers crowned as State Champions 

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

On an overcast mid-November morning, fans journeyed across Massachusetts to WPI, where they eagerly awaited the Division I State Championship rematch between the Walpole Porkers and Andover High. With a remarkable 17-1 record, the Porkers held the top seed in...

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Porkers celebrate Sweet 16 success

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

Hints of pink adorned the sideline as the Walpole Porkers team and staff geared up to host another home field hockey match for the Sweet-16 round of the post-season. The Porkers gathered, fueling their energy to face the 16th-seeded Lincoln-Sudbury....

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Boys’ Soccer triumph in final season game

Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

The rain lightly drizzled down onto umbrellas, raincoats, and bags as a crowd gathered at the Walpole home turf field on a cloudy afternoon, October 30th. The occasion was the Walpole boys' soccer team hosting their non-league competition, Bishop Feehan, to...

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Porkers triumph at Senior Night

Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

On an unseasonably warm late October evening, the Walpole Porkers geared up for their final regular-season competition. With their sights set on a promising postseason, the Porkers aimed to extend their impressive eight-game winning streak. However, this night held extra significance...

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Sensational senior night for volleyball

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

Engaging in sports can become a significant part of one's life, demanding numerous hours dedicated to practice, tryouts, off-season training, games, and more. Being a part of a sports team is both an honor and a challenge, offering substantial rewards....

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Porkers polish off Westwood

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

The sky was shrouded in darkness as the lights illuminated the Walpole turf stage for an exciting evening match between the Walpole Porkers and the Westwood field hockey team. It was an ideal setting to witness both teams showcase their...

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Porkers devour Raiders

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

On a crisp fall afternoon, the Walpole turf came alive with action as the field hockey Porkers took to the field against the Wellesley Raiders. This game marked the beginning of a demanding three-game week for the team. The girls...

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Girls Volleyball 4-0 to start the season

By Susan McNeil

Community Contributor 

The Walpole High School (WHS) Varsity Volleyball team has embarked on a spectacular start to the season, clinching four consecutive victories that have ignited excitement among both fans and players, raising hopes for an exceptional season.

The team's successful...

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Timberwolves find first victory over Wellesley

By Max Clifford

Hometown Weekly Reporter

The scoring came early and often in Walpole High School Football’s home opener on Friday night. The Timberwolves picked up their first victory of the season, defeating Wellesley 30-14 behind four first half touchdown passes by Noah McKenzie.

Walpole Swim faces Needham

By Avonlea Cummings

Hometown Weekly Sports Reporter

The Walpole swim team brimmed with energy and excitement as they embarked on a journey to the Babson College Morse Swimming pool for their second meet of the season against Needham. The Timberwolves achieved new personal records in times and...

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