Monday, January 14, 2013
Strong third quarters allowed Reading High School Girls' and Boys' Basketball to pull away from Belmont High School at home and away games on Friday, Jan. 11.
Senior all-star Olivia Healy scored 19 points to lead the Rockets to a 57-39 home victory over the Marauders (7-2) which could not handle Reading's full-court press. Siobhan O’Sullivan (11 points) and Junior Sarah Hasse (12 points) helped Healy to keep the Rocket's undefeated this season at 8-0. Yet possibly for the first time in her career, Healy – the two-time Middlesex League MVP who will be playing Div. 1 basketball for the University of Richmond – was not the top scoring Olivia on the court as Belmont's Olivia Lyons put in 22 points along with 13 rebounds. The Reading Boys' outscored the Marauders, 27 to 13, in the third quarter to pull away to an easy 86-63 away victory Friday night, Jan. 11 in Belmont. Rocket senior forward Chris …
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Soon-to-be senior Olivia Healy will take her talents to the University of Richmond to play Division I basketball. Healy led the Rockets to a State title as a junior last year.
Olivia Healy walked through the doors of Reading High school knowing she would make an impact for the Varsity Girls basketball team. That may be an understatement. And now, she has decided to play college ball for the University of Richmond. Healy’s freshman year averaged 14 points while being awarded All-League, Daily Times Chronicle Player of the Year as well as a Middlesex League champion. In her sophomore season, Healy averaged 17 points while being named the Most Valuable Player of the Middlesex League. She was named All-Scholastic for the Boston Globe and Herald and she was named All-League, Daily Times Chronicle Player of the Year for the second time in as many years. In 2012, her junior season, Healy averaged an impressive 21 …
Sunday, March 18, 2012
The Lady Rockets beat Tyngsboro in Worcester on Saturday.
The Lady Rockets beat Tyngsboro on Saturday and can now call themselves State Champions. Olivia Healy (16 points) and Melisa DalPozzo (13 points) took care of the scoring end in the title game.
Saturday, March 17, 2012
The Lady Rockets were escorted into town by a fire engine and police cruiser.
After their big win at the state final Saturday, the Lady Rockets were escorted down Main Street and to the high school by a fire engine and police cruiser. Residents welcomed the team home and congratulated them on their state title. Check out our live blog for details from the game.
The Lady Rocktes defeated Tyngsboro 48-27 at the DCU Center in Worcester.
The Rockets defeated Tyngsboro, 48-27, at the DCU Center in Worcester on March 17. For play-by-play details, check out our live blog from the game. Check in with us for a complete game story and photos.
The Reading Lady Rockets play Tyngsboro for the state title.
Reading Memorial High School girls basketball take on Tyngsboro at the DCU Center in Worcester at 2:15 p.m. today. As we did on Tuesday at the Division II North victory over Scituate, Patch is live blogging from the DCU Center to keep you up to date on the game. Stay with us for updates from the start of the game until the final buzzer. Go Lady Rockets! Bring home the state title!
Friday, March 16, 2012
Check out photos from the Lady Rockets successful basketball season.
The Reading Memorial High School girls basketball team beat the Lady Sailors of Scituate in overtime, 71-74, in one of the most thrilling high school contests ever played at the TD Garden. The Rockets will play in the MIAA Division II State Championship Game Saturday. The Rockets will face either Palmer or Tyngsboro on Saturday at the DCU Center in Worcester. Let's take a look back at their amazing season (24-0) in this image gallery.
Lady Rockets play for a chance to be best in the state.
After a tremendous season and big win in overtime Tuesday, the Lady Rockets will compete to be best in the state on Saturday in Worcester. The Rockets will play against Tyngsboro at 2:15 p.m. at the DCU Center on Saturday. Patch will be at the game covering it via a live blog. If you can't attend the game, check in with us to see how it is going. If you plan to go to the game, you can buy tickets online. Here is a complete schedule of the games:
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Morgan O'Brien picked the right time to get hot scoring 27 points in the second half and OT.
The Reading Memorial High School girls basketball team outlasted the Lady Sailors of Scituate in what has got to be one of the most thrilling high school contests ever played on the parquet floor of TD Garden. The Rockets won in overtime, 71-64.