Monday, November 12, 2012
The Lady Wildcats snagged the edge midway through the first half and never looked back, earning a 2-0 win over Hamilton-Wenham.
The expression goes that things went wrong for a team as soon as they stepped off the bus. But for the Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School girls soccer team, things weren’t exactly going great even before the bus arrived. On the way to their Div. 2 North semifinal tilt on Saturday night, the Generals hit traffic and didn’t set foot onto the field until about 25 minutes remaining before kick off. Things didn’t get much better from there as sixth-seeded Wilmington toppled second-ranked Hamilton-Wenham in a 2-0 decision. “I said (to the driver) you’ve got to move over, we’re not going to make it. But I don’t think it had an impact on the game,” said head coach Alvi Ibanez. “We understood that at this game on this stage we needed to hang …
Sunday, November 11, 2012
Hamilton-Wenham fell, 2-0, to Wilmington in the Div. 2 North semifinals on Saturday night in Woburn.
All it took for momentum to shift in Saturday's Div. 2 North semifinal tilt was one loud clang. Hamilton-Wenham's Emily Gaucher fired a shot off the cross bar, and just 40 seconds later Wilmington countered with a goal to take the lead for good. The No. 6 Lady Wildcats went on to a 2-0 win, eliminating the No. 2 seeded Generals from the postseason. Check back with Hamilton-Wenham Patch on Monday for complete coverage.
Saturday, November 10, 2012
The girls' soccer team at Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School takes on Wilmington High School at 5:30 p.m. at Woburn High School.
The Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School girls' soccer team takes on Wilimington on Saturday evening in the semifinals of the Div. 2 North tournament. The Generals (15-1-2) got to the semifinals afte a shootout win over Gloucetser High School and an overtime win over Stoneham High School. The team is encouraging fans to wear blue and white to show support for the team.
Friday, October 26, 2012
The girls soccer team at Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School captured the Cape Ann League title with a 5-0 win on Thursday.
The girls soccer team at Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School captured the Cape Ann League Large title with a 5-0 win over Pentucket Regional High School on Thursday. The team finishes the regular season at 13-1-2 and will until Tuesday to hear its seeding and opponent in the postseason tournament. "From now until then, Hamilton-Wenham will regroup and begin a disciplined training session that will lead the team to the first game of the tournament," Coach Alvi Ibanez said after Thursday's win. The one loss and two ties ending to the regular season marks a dramatic turnaround from 2011 when the team went 4-9-3 and did not make the postseason tournament. The ties came versus Amesbury and Newburyport and the lone loss came versus Newburyport…
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
The girls' soccer team won 5-0 over Pentucket on Tuesday.
A roundup of Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School Generals sports action from Tuesday, Sept. 25. Girls’ Soccer Hamilton Wenham 5; Pentucket, 0 Senior Alana Vecchiarello scored two goals on Tuesday, connecting twice with Sue Rose to lead the Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School girls’ soccer team (4-1) past Cape Ann League opponent Pentucket Regional High School. Vecchiarello took a pass from Rose at the 28th and 42nd minute of the game for the second and third goal of the game. Madeleine Berthoud got the scoring started for the Generals, taking a feed from Caroline Gribbell. Coach Alvi Ibanez said goalkeeper Cassie Vitale played an excellent game. “She made some great saves in the second half that allowed for the Generals to pick up …
Monday, October 31, 2011
The girls' cross-country team won the Cape Ann League Open for the fourth straight time in an impressive team performance on Saturday.
The Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School girls’ cross-country team won the Cape Ann League Open for the fourth straight time on Saturday at Bradley Palmer State Park. Girls’ cross-country: Kerry Phelan was tops to lead the Generals girls’ cross-country team to a win in the Cape Ann League Open on Saturday. Coach Steve Sawyer said it was Phelan’s best race of the year. The Generals topped the field of 11 teams with an impressive four runners in the top 10. Hamilton-Wenham ended with just 34 points, more than half the points – 76 – tallied by second place finisher Masconomet. Joining Phelan (1rst, 18:46) in scoring for the Generals was Emily Weigand (5, 19:29), Claire Pacione (7, 19:32), Meg Blatchford (10, 19:46) and Emily Horgan (11, 19:57…
Saturday, October 29, 2011
The high school boys' and girls' soccer, volleyball and field hockey teams all lost on Friday.
Both the boys’ and girls’ soccer teams from Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School lost to separate opponents on Friday. Field Hockey: Georgetown, 6; Hamilton-Wenham, 1. Senior Becky Balk scored the Generals (2-9-3) only goal in a loss to Georgetown at home on Friday. Senior captain Julia Dolan had a strong game for Hamilton-Wenham on offense. The team’s last game of the season is Monday on the road at Ipswich. Volleyball: Peabody, 3; Hamilton-Wenham, 1. After winning the first game, the Generals (4-11) fell to Peabody in volleyball action at Peabody Veterans Memorial High School on Friday. The game scores were 25-23, 11-25, 16-25 and 19-25. Excelling for the Generals were senior captain middle hitter Keira McGrath with 21 hits, including 11…
Thursday, October 27, 2011
Rain has again forced a shuffling of the high school sports schedule as the fall regular season gets close to the end.
All high school sports game scheduled for Thursday afternoon have been postponed or cancelled. The varsity girls’ soccer game at Ipswich High School has been postponed to Friday, also at 3:45 p.m. The boys’ soccer game versus Ipswich at home has been postponed to Monday at 3:45 p.m. The boys’ junior varsity soccer game against Ipswich on Thursday afternoon at Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School has been postponed to Monday at 3:45 p.m. The girls JV soccer team, which was scheduled to travel a few miles up Route 1A to Ipswich, will now play on Friday at 3:45 p.m. The boys JV soccer team wil play at home on Monday at 3:45 p.m. Those postponements have, in turns, pushed the girls varsity and JV games versus Lynnfield High School, scheduled …
Tuesday, October 25, 2011
The girls' soccer team has back-to-back games that ended in a tie and the boys' soccer teamed up to score seven goals against Manchester-Essex last Friday.
The Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School girls’ soccer team tied twice in two games in recent days to Cape Ann League opponents while the boys’ soccer team had a seven goal win over Manchester-Essex. Volleyball: Masconomet, 3; Hamilton-Wenham, 0. The Generals volleyball team (4-10) lost in three straight games at home on Monday evening to Masconomet Regional High School. The game scores were 19-25, 16-25 and 21-25. Top play from the Generals came from junior outside hitter Rachel Gershlak with 12 serves, including four aces plus 14 digs and sophomore setter Emily Thornburg with 12 serves including one ace. The volleyball team next takes on Peabody on the road on Friday. Boys’ soccer: Hamilton-Wenham, 7; Manchester-Essex, 0. The Generals …
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
The high school soccer games scheduled for Wednesday afternoon have been postponed to Thursday, Oct. 20 because of rain.
Most of Wednesday afternoon’s high school sports games have been postponed because of the approaching rainstorm. The varsity and junior varsity boys’ and girls’ soccer games versus Lynnfield High School have all been postponed to Thursday, Oct. 20. The varsity girls’ soccer game will be at Hamilton-Wenham Regional High School at 3:45 p.m. The girls’ junior varsity game will also be played at the same time. The boys’ varsity game on Thursday will be at 4 p.m. at Lynnfield and the junior varsity game at 3:45 p.m. Also postponed on Wednesday is the cross-country meet versus North Andover High School at Patton Park. It has been moved to Thursday, Oct. 20 at 3:45 p.m. The golf match versus Ipswich High School scheduled for Myopia Hunt Club at 3…