Winchester Star: Arts

  • Wrestlers represent Sachems at New England Championship
    Thursday - 03/07/2019 - 12:49 PM

    Three varsity wrestlers from the Winchester High School wrestling team qualified for and participated in the 55th Annual New England Interscholastic Wrestling Championship in Providence, Rhode Island on March 1 and 2.Isaac Graylin, 126 pounds, Dion Kourafalos, 132 pounds, and Patrick Doherty, 160 pounds, qualified for the tournament after placing in the top seven of the MIAA All-State wrestling tournament.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Boston, other marathons say trans women can compete as women
    Sunday - 02/10/2019 - 10:21 PM

    Originally published April 9, 2018.BOSTON — In 1967, a Boston Marathon official nearly dragged a woman off the course after she managed to enter the men's-only race. Five decades later, race officials aren't as concerned about gender boundaries: They're now publicly acknowledging that transgender runners can compete using the gender they identify with."We take people at their word.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Winchester High boys basketball tops Arlington
    Saturday - 02/09/2019 - 04:51 PM

    The Winchester High boys basketball team beat Arlington on Friday, 66-58.Arlington trailed by 16 points at halftime, 33-17, and fell behind by 19 early in the third quarter and 18 twice in the stanza before being down 53-40 heading into the fourth.In the final eight minutes, AHS had a dramatic comeback that saw the Spy Ponders cut the deficit to five with 1:21 to go and four (62-58) with 45 seconds remaining.But [...]

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  • Winchester boys swimming finishes strong
    Tuesday - 02/05/2019 - 11:12 AM

    The Winchester boys swim team finished the regular season with just one loss before heading to the Middlesex League Championship, which took place at Bentley University on Jan. 30.Sophomore Pablo Kohlmann Garcia finished first in the 100 breaststroke, senior Adrian Tam finished second in the 100 backstroke and freshman Gavin Lindsay finished third in the 200 freestyle.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • THESE GO TO 11: New England Patriots Super Bowl-ography
    Sunday - 02/03/2019 - 12:00 PM

    When the New England Patriots take the field at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta Feb. 3, the team will join the Miami Dolphins and Buffalo Bills as the only teams in NFL History to reach three consecutive Super Bowls.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Patriots give New Hampshire 7th-grade girl, a QB, tickets to Super Bowl LIII
    Friday - 02/01/2019 - 12:30 PM

    Dejah Rondeau’s trip to Patriot Place took an even more exciting turn when her favorite player, wide receiver Julian Edelman, came to play catch with her and gave her the ultimate gift every football fan desires: tickets to the Super Bowl.

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  • Big week for Winchester wrestling
    Wednesday - 01/16/2019 - 07:20 PM

    The Winchester High wrestling team swept a quad meet on Saturday, Jan. 12.The Sachems defeated the host team, Middleboro, 54-27, South Shore Voke Tech, 72-10 and Bellingham, 64-0.Freshman Noah Cafferky scored a third-period pin.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Winchester boys hockey blanks Wilmington
    Monday - 01/21/2019 - 12:35 AM

    Ryan McCarthy scored two goals and two assists as the Winchester High boys hockey team defeated Wilmington 4-0 at Ristuccia Arena in Wilmington on Saturday afternoon, Jan. 19.Michael Drew and Joe Lepore added two assists each in the win.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • Matignon girls’ hockey team bonds for an extended stay in this year’s state tournament
    Monday - 01/21/2019 - 09:09 PM

    Emma Brennan (Winchester) knows how important team chemistry is, especially when it comes to achieving the ultimate goal of winning a state title. As one of five seniors on the Matignon girls hockey team, Brennan believes it can have both a positive or negative impact on any squad.Against Walpole last February in the preliminary round of the Division 2 state tournament, it was put to the test, and ultimately failed, when the Rebels skated [...]

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  • Chuck Norris is hosting a 5K where participants dress up like . . . Chuck Norris
    Thursday - 01/24/2019 - 11:25 AM

    If you thought Chuck Norris jokes were so 2000-and-late, you're wrong. And you should start stretching.The man himself is hosting a 5K race in College Station, Texas in May, and participants are encouraged to dress up as one of his many iconic characters.Reasons why this race is the best thing that's ever happened:Race organizers want to set a world record for "the most people in one [...]

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