Warriors Clinch a Share of League Title

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L to R: Ludwig, McCarthy, Boschetto, Orlandella

Marlboro – It was a fitting tribute to the seniors as the Warriors’ 5-1 victory over a much improved Lowell team on Senior Night clinches at least a share of the Merrimack Valley/Dual County League III title for the Warriors. If Weston ties or defeats Cambridge next Wednesday, the Warriors will win the league championship outright. Prior to the game, the Warriors honored seniors Christian Boschetto, Andrew Ludwig, Scott McCarthy, and Joe Orlandella for their contributions to the program.

For more on the game, click here to read the MetroWest Daily News article.

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Wayland – Weston Hockey Night Results – A big night for the Wayland teams!

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The 1st Annual Wayland-Weston Hockey Night at Rivers was a huge success.  A large crowd of parents, students and fans turned out for a great night of hockey — and the Wayland and Wayland/Weston teams delivered.

The Wayland/Weston girls middle school team tied Ashland/Medway/Holliston 0-0 with a great defensive effort by both teams and solid goaltending by Aine Ley.

Wayland boys MS beat Weston 7-1 with solid team play and goaltending by both Sweet brothers.

The Wayland/Weston girls varsity team continued their winning streak and beat Cambridge 4-2.  After a 0-6 start this season, the WarCats are 5-4-2!

The Wayland boys varsity team blanked Weston 7-0 to win the 1st Annual Post Road Cup and secure their spot in the playoffs for the 7th consecutive year.  Senior goaltender Andrew Ludwig recorded his 10th career shutout to tie for the school record.

This night would not have been possible without the support and assistance from the following:

  • All of the coaches and AD Rollins and McGrath from both Wayland and Weston
  • Weston Hockey Club and the Rivers School
  • All of the fans who came out to cheer on our teams with a special shoutout to WHS student Arden Knapp for doing a phenomenal job singing the National Anthem before the girls varsity game
  • Doug Gordon from Concession Services who supplied our huge crowd with plenty of awesome food from the food truck
  • The Steve Henley Memorial Foundation for being the sponsor of the Post Road Cup and for their continued support of all of our Wayland teams
  • Our numerous sponsors below who supported this event and appreciate the great sport of hockey:

AJ Rose Carpets & Flooring
Andrews Pharmacy
Brothers Marketplace
MDH Clinics
Middlesex Savings Bank
OCB Eye Center
Ogilvie’s Lumber
Pure Hockey
Ritchie Realty Team
SHEP’s Mobile & Auto Repair
The VetValet
Vintage Properties
Washek Electric
Wayland Dental

 

 

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5th Annual Super Skills Competition Results

The boys took part in Wayland’s 5th annual Super Skills Competition today. Team White captained by Christian Boschetto defeated Team Orange captained by Scott McCarthy by a score of 27 – 18 in team points. There were new records in Hardest Shot (Mike Jones), Saucer Pass (Miller Clarke/Scott McCarthy), and Alternating Shooters and Breakaways (Andrew Ludwig). Continue reading

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Save the Date for an Exciting Night of Hockey!

Clear your calendar on Saturday, February 11 for the Wayland-Weston Night of Hockey at Rivers in Weston.

The boys’ and girls’ high school and middle school teams from Wayland and Weston will be playing consecutive games starting at 4:20pm and culminating in the 1st Annual Post Road Cup presented to the winner of the Varsity boys’ game at 8:30pm.   

There will be pizza, drinks and snacks for sale and other fun surprises so make a night of it. More details to be released soon!

Grab your Wayland gear and come to show your support for the Warriors and WarCats as we start an exciting new tradition! 

Schedule of Games:

4:20pm – Wayland/Weston MS Girls team vs. Medway/Ashland/Holliston

5:30pm – Wayland vs. Weston MS Boys team

6:40pm – Wayland/Weston Girls’ Varsity vs. Cambridge

8:20pm – Wayland vs. Weston Boys’ Varsity

10:00pm – Post Road Cup Presentation (Sponsored by the Steve Henley Memorial Foundation)

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Come and support the varsity boys and girls hockey teams!

The varsity boys’ next game is vs. Hudson on Wednesday, January 25 at 8pm at New England Sports Center in Marlborough. 

The W/W varsity girls’ next game is vs. Central Catholic on Wednesday, January 25 at 7:50pm Rivers in Weston.

Here are the schedules for the season for both teams:

Varsity Boys –  2016-2017 schedule

Varsity Girls – W/W girls varsity 2016-2017 schedule

 

 

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Wayland Boys and W/W Girls Varsity Schedules Out – Mark Your Calendars!

The boys varsity 2016-2017 schedule and W/W girls varsity 2016-2017 schedule is out, so mark you calendars and support our hockey teams this season!

Players — get your Wayland Hockey bags.  Large bags are $70 and medium bags (without side pockets) are $60.

Large Wayland Warriors hockey bag

Players, families and fans — we have Wayland Hockey fleece blankets–$20 and Wayland Hockey baseball hats–$15.

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To order any gear, please email Jen Bonner at jenbonner@verizon.net and see you at the rink soon!

 

 

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Boys Hockey Schedule Available

The Boys Varsity 16-17 schedule and calendar is out and available in the Boys Varsity section under Schedule. For a printable PDF of the Boys 16-17 Game Schedule, click the following: WHS 16-17 Game Schedule.

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Wayland Middle School Team Tryouts and Registration

Have a 6th, 7th or 8th grade hockey player??  Tryout information and registration is now open for both the Wayland Middle School boys and girls teams.

Boys Team Tryouts:   (Please note there are two different locations for the tryouts)

Sunday, October 23rd at 7:30am  – Ryan Arena, 1 Paramount Place, Watertown

Wednesday, October 26 at 4:30pm – New England Sports Center (NESC), 121 Donald Lynch Blvd., Marlborough 

All players must have a current USA Hockey ID# to tryout. Tryout fee: $50. Checks can be made out to Wayland Hockey Association.

The WMS Boys hockey team plays in the Middle School league at NESC which is a game-only league with all games played at NESC.  The team will have a few scrimmages at various rinks such as Rivers and others.

Please email Jen Bonner at jenbonner@verizon.net for a tryout form and more information.

Girls Team Tryouts:

For girls interested in playing for the Wayland/Weston Middle School team, there will be an informational meeting with the WMS girls’ coach, Alan LaPierre, for potential players and parents on Friday, October 28th at 7pm at 9 High Rock Road, Wayland.

All players must have a current USA Hockey ID# to be eligible to play for the team.

Please email Morgan Ley for more information about the Wayland Weston Girls’ Middle School team at Morgan.Ley@RaymondJames.com

 

 

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Wayland Hockey Stars Spangnuolo and Jones Profiled

From the Wayland Town Crier:

Athlete Profile: Spagnuolo is creative force on ice for WarCats
Junior forward Lisa Spagnuolo is a leader for a rebuilding Wayland/Weston girls hockey program, scoring 10 goals this season.

AR-160227095NAME: Lisa Spagnuolo
School/team: Wayland/Weston girls hockey
Age: 17
The lowdown: Spagnuolo has been playing hockey “since I could walk,” as she recalls her father setting up a home rink in the back yard during the winter and her and her brother skating around. Read more.

 

Athlete Profile: Grand Finale for Wayand’s Late-Blooming Jones
Wayland’s senior center Bobby Jones emerged this past season as the leading scorer for the Div. 3 North champion boys hockey team.

AR-160406588NAME: Bobby Jones
School/team: Wayland
Age: 18
The lowdown: For three years, Jones waited for his time to come, and then made the absolute most of it. The centerman was a seldom-used third-line player for the Warriors for the first three years of his varsity hockey career, playing behind standouts Lucas Bastarache, and Scott Carvalho. But coming into his senior season, with only 14 players expected to be on the varsity roster, Jones knew his time had come, and hit the weight room and off-season conditioning work hard, and played as much as he could over the off-season to prepare him for big-time minutes. Read more.

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Warriors & WarCats End of the Season Articles

From the Wayland Town Crier

Boys Hockey: Winning Culture at Wayland
Wayland’s boys hockey program may lack depth, but not talent, as the Warriors finished the winter with their third sectional championship in six seasons.
By Mike Bigelin

Just call Rian Murray the hockey prophet, because the guy proved this year he sure knows what he’s talking about.

Just as the season was kicking off, Murray understood his Wayland varsity boys hockey team was facing a daunting task with a roster of only 14 players. But he also said at the time that, if he can keep his team healthy, come tournament time they could be a dangerous team. Read more.

 

Girls Hockey: Focus is on the Future for the WarCats
Despite a winless record this winter, the rebuilding Wayland-Weston girls hockey co-op team gained valuable experience.
By Rick Rendell

From the start, there was no question this was going to be another rebuilding season for the Wayland-Weston co-op girls hockey program. It was destined to be that way with just four upperclassmen on the roster, including just one senior with varsity playing experience, from last year’s team that finished 2-16-1. Read more.

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