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Boys Basketball Team Opens Season With Win

The Medford High School boys basketball team opened the season on Thursday with a win at Burlington. The varsity team defeated Burlington 67-54. Senior center Steve Diprizio led the Mustangs with fifteen points. John Ferrara added thirteen points while Alonzo Jackson and Darnell Richardson contributed twelve and eleven points, respectively, according to Head Coach David […]

Mustang Swim Team Opens Season in New Pool

The Medford High School swim team opened up the season on Tuesday in their brand new pool. The Mustangs lost a close one to O’Bryant. The following photos were taken by Steve Eliopoulos. More photos are available on Medford’s Facebook page. –

Lady Mustang Track Team Opens Season with Win

The Medford High School girls track team opened the indoor season with a decisive 63-21 victory over Greater Lawrence Vocational Tech at Medford on Thursday. The Lady Mustangs were lead by senior captain Tricia Healion, who was victorious in the 55M hurdles (10.7’s) and High Jump (4’8″). Healion also ran the first leg of the […]

Girls Hockey Team to Kick off Season Saturday

2014-15 captains Marykate Cullinane, Adrienne Porrazzo, Nicole Mortell, and Kayli Lanzilli. hotos by Judy Baruffaldi. The Medford High girl’s varsity hockey team will be kicking off its regular season schedule Saturday. The 20 game schedule has the Lady Mustangs playing ten league games and 10 non-league games. Medford is a member of the Northeastern Hockey […]

Tufts Men’s Soccer Team Wins National Championship

Tufts University’s men’s soccer team won its first national title with a 4-2 win over Wheaton on Saturday. The soccer team is Tufts’ third one to earn a national title in 2014; both the men’s lacrosse and women’s softball teams were also national champs last spring. More details are available on Tufts’ website. Photo by […]

St. Clement’s Anchormen Earn Thanksgiving Day Win

The St. Clement Anchormen capped off their 4-7 season with a 29-16 Thanksgivings Day win over turkey day rival St. Joseph’s Prep of Brookline. Junior Ivan Mertilus (Revere) led the Anchormen to the win with two touchdowns, finishing the season with more than 1,500 rushing yards. The Anchormen opened the first quarter with a 15-yard […]

2nd Annual Jingle Bell Walk/Run a Success

Over 370 runners were at the starting line on Saturday, November 29 for the 2nd Annual Jingle Bell Walk/Run. Walkers and runners were dressed for the season as well as the weather. The Boot Camp ladies were ready as was the Norton Family who came in their pajamas. Official list of winners follows: Male Ages […]

Video Highlights of Medford’s Thanksgiving Win Over Malden

The Medford Public Schools released the following highlights of Medford’s 36-12 victory over Malden on their 127th Thanksgiving match-up: –

Thanksgiving Victory!

Updated 2:59PM Friday, November 28, 2014 Medford handily defeated Malden 36-12 in the 127th Thanksgiving Day game. Jose Lopes and Myles Olivier both scored two touchdowns while Corey Moore and quarterback Adrien Pineda each made it into the end zone. Medford scored first and Malden tied the game in the first quarter, but the Mustangs […]

Medford, Malden Break Bread Before Big Game

It’s been an annual tradition for seven straight years- Medford and Malden have lunch together before the Big Game. John Brewer’s Tavern, located in Malden, is owned by Medford resident and MHS alum Bill Honeycutt, and is also home to a mural dedicated to the historic 127-year-old rivalry. Medford’s seniors with Athletic Director Bob Maloney, […]