Incredible league tourney run for Warrior lax...

Jun 18, 2021 by

Host MIAA first round game today Published in the June 18, 2021 edition. By DAN PAWLOWSKI WAKEFIELD — The Wakefield High boys’ lacrosse team concluded an epic run through the Middlesex League Tournament this week. The Warriors beat Lexington 9-6 in the quarterfinals before defeating rival Melrose 9-8 in overtime in the semifinals and making it to the championship game where they fell to undefeated Reading 16-4.  All three games occurred away from Landrigan Field but the 5th seeded Warriors will return home today at 4 p.m. when they host No. 12 North Reading in the first round of the Div. 2 North Tournament.  “The Middlesex League Tournament was a lot of fun,” said Wakefield head coach Tim Johnson. “Being able to compete in that type of atmosphere really warms you up for states as...

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Details for Wakefield High spring sports tournaments...

Jun 17, 2021 by

Published in the June 17, 2021 edition. WAKEFIELD — The brackets for the MIAA spring sports tournaments were announced yesterday.  Wakefield High will have five teams competing in sectional tournaments this postseason.  The girls’ and boys’ track and field teams will compete at the Div. 2 North state meet this weekend at Weston High. The girls’ lacrosse team has the No. 21 seed in the Div. 1 North tournament. The Warriors will play a preliminary round game at Marblehead High tomorrow, Friday, June 18 at 4 p.m. Wakefield went 2-10 this season while Marblehead was 8-4 playing in the Northeastern Conference.  The boys’ lacrosse team earned the No. 5 seed in the Div. 2 North tournament. They will host No. 12 North Reading tomorrow, Friday, June 18 at 4 p.m. The Warriors went 7-3...

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Warrior girls’ track impresses at league meet...

Jun 16, 2021 by

Will send multiple athletes to state meet this weekend Published June 16, 2021 SAMMY SEABURY is the league champion in the two mile after getting a 17 second personal best with a time of 11:20 at the league meet in Burlington on June 10. Seabury is the top ranked two miler going to the Div. 2 North state meet this weekend at Weston High. (File Photo) BURLINGTON — The Wakefield High girls’ track and field team had a fantastic showing at the Middlesex League Championship meet on June 10 in Burlington.  Sammy Seabury is the Middlesex League Champion for the two mile. She shattered her PR by 17 seconds running an unbelievable time of 11:20. Her last lap was her fastest. “I was so impressed watching her race today,” said head coach Karen Barrett. “A...

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