Volleyball: Belmont Puts A Scare Into Melrose In Five Set Thriller

Photo: Action with Belmont High Volleyball. On Monday, Columbus Day, Belmont High Volleyball traveled to Watertown and beat the Raiders three sets to zero (25-17, 25-9, 25-23) to up its record to 5-6, exceeding the number of victories last years campaign. But Belmont Head Coach Jen Couture would instead talk about a lose from last week. […]

Sports: Volleyball All Even Over The First Four Games

Photo: Belmont Volleyball Belmont High Volleyball is halfway to matching its total number of victories in the 2016 season as it has won two games in the four played so far. Last week, Belmont beat Stoneham 3-1 (25-5, 23-25, 25-11, 25-14) on Tuesday, Sept. 12. Belmont came out serving strong in the first set with Leah […]

Sports: Volleyball Bounces Back With First Win; Boys, Girls Soccer On Roll

Photo: Volleyball for the win.  During this first week of play, Belmont High School teams are finding their winning strides: Girls Volleyball: (Friday, Sept. 8) Belmont 3, Wilmington 0 A young Belmont Volleyball (1-1) came back from a challenging first game of the season loss at Burlington with a solid win over Wilmington, 3-0 (25-14, […]

Sports: Volleyball Rebounds for First Win, Girls Swimming Tested by Melrose

Photo: Jane Mahon serving. Volleyball stones Stoneham, 3-0, to even season After meeting one of the toughest opponents it will see this season in its opener, Belmont High Volleyball rebounded to grab its first victory of the young season, downing Stoneham 3-0 (25-10, 25-23, 25-21) in a warm Wenner Field House on Friday, Sept. 9. With a […]

Preview: Belmont High Volleyball ‘Work Hard No Excuses’ [Video]

Photo: Su Jing Chen (left) and Fiona Martin, co-captains of Belmont’s Girls’ Volleyball team. Season after season, Belmont High School participates in a wide range of MIAA and club sports, which a majority of students participate. But for the most part, the squads are represented by their records or on the scoreboard. The Belmontonian will […]

Sports: Belmont Volleyball Stage Epic Comeback Victory, Stunning Woburn

Photo: Belmont celebrates its improbable comeback victory over Woburn. Belmont High School Volleyball’s pending loss to host Woburn High on Thursday, Oct. 15 was signed, sealed and all but delivered. Having dropped the first two sets and trailing the Tanners 21-8 in the third, it appeared the Marauders would lose their third straight game and […]

Sports: Field Hockey Romp Again, Volleyball Takes First Win Over Stoneham

Photo: Volleyball in action. Field Hockey: Stoneham 2, Belmont 7 With a young defense still making progress as a unified squad, Belmont High School Field Hockey has found a unique approach to winning games while the ‘D’ gets up to speed. Score goals. Lots of them. On Friday, Sept. 11, Belmont (2-0-0) defeated host Stoneham, […]

Sports: Lynch Pins Field Hockey Win in Opener, Volleyball Fall to Powerhouse

Photo: Belmont High Field Hockey. Field Hockey: Melrose 0, Belmont 6 Belmont Head Coach Jessie Smith was hoping that senior forward Kerri Lynch – one of the strong core of returning starters from last year’s playoff team – would profit from being the forward the squad would be targeting to score this season. After the […]

Sports: Volleyball’s Historic Journey Ends at 6-Foot, 2-Inch Roadblock

Belmont High School’s Volleyball historic journey ended Tuesday night, Nov. 4 when it ran into a six-foot, two-inch roadblock stationed in the middle of the Arlington Catholic High School court. The big obstacle Belmont faced was Cougar’s middle blocker “Demi” Fogarty, who did not just possess killer skills in a 72-inch frame but was accompanied by […]

Sports: After Nail Biter, Volleyball Attempts to Bag a Cougar Tonight

It went quickly from treat to trick for the Belmont High School Volleyball squad on Halloween. After building a comfortable two-set advantage in the opening-round playoff match held at Belmont’s Wenner Field House on Friday, Oct. 31, the Marauders saw that lead turn into a pumpkin by a young but talented Danvers High squad which […]