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Dan Gilbert named Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week

Senior captain Dan Gilbert went 4-0 for the week and is 18-7 on the season. He won a huge match against Catholic Memorial when he upset a sectional finalist to help Plymouth South Wrestling come from behind to win the dual meet.  Dan has been terrific all year on and off the mat. Continue Reading →

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Dance team captains named PSHS Female Athletes of the Week

Jadyn Roper, Samantha Smith, and Sarah Leary have dedicated their time to Plymouth South Dance Team for the past four years of high school. As captains in their senior year of high school they have demonstrated strength and perseverance making them great leaders and role models for others on the team. During the fall season they lead the team to third place at the New England Cheer and Dance Competition and this past weekend they have made dance team history by taking first place during a competition at Emmanuel College. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Sean Colbert shoots, scores, wins PSHS Male Athlete of the Week honors

Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week Sean Colbert has been an outstanding contributor to the South hockey program for four years. In his second year as captain, Sean has helped lead South to a 10-1-1 record thus far (2nd in the Patriot League) and a tournament berth with eight games remaining in the regular season.  Sean has had 12 points over his past four games, including the game winning goal against Plymouth North last week with 34 seconds remaining. Continue Reading →

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Molly Costello named PSHS Female Athlete of the Week

Hockey player Molly Costello is the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week for her leadership and aggressiveness on defense, she has held our opponents to scoring only two goals over the last three games. She helped hold Barnstable and Falmouth, two strong division-one programs, to only one goal. She also helped to shut-out Nauset on Saturday in a big 8-0 victory. Molly continues to be a solid blue-liner for our team and a thorn in the side of many top forwards. Continue Reading →

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Victor Weppert pins down PSHS Male Athlete of the Week honors

Senior Captain Victor Weppert is 15-3 on the season for Plymouth South High School wrestling team. He has won eight straight matches by pin and helped Plymouth South defeat state power St. John’s Prep by pinning his opponent in the first period. Victor is a three year starter for the Plymouth South Wrestling team. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Ella Grey named PSHS Female Athlete of the Week

Plymouth South High School Freshman Ella Grey is this Female Athlete of the Week. She ran the 4th fastest time in the Patriot league this year in the 55 meter hurdles and qualified for states against Silver Lake. Ella has had a great first season as she is one of the top sprinters and hurdlers in the league. Continue Reading →

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Teja Andrews shoots her way to PSHS Athlete of the Week honors

Teja Andrews was named the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week after leading the Panthers in scoring in a tight game with Quincy with 12 points, and was
second for the team in the win against Weymouth with nine points.   During both games she was an integral part of defending the opponents
top players, and limiting their scoring. Continue Reading →

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Brendan Shortall runs away with PSHS Athlete of the Week honors

Brendan Shortall helped to lead the Plymouth South Varsity Football team to its second consecutive victory on Friday night vs. Pembroke, earning him Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week honors. 

In his second game ever at running back, he carried the ball 15 times for 135 yards, averaging 9 yards per carry.  His productivity has been remarkable and he continues to get stronger with each game in the backfield.  Defensively, he continues to provide consistency in the secondary with his play and leadership.  Continue Reading →

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Emma Sampson kicks her way to Athlete of the Week honors

Emma Sampson emerged as the hero of Plymouth South Varsity Football  Friday night with the game winning 19-yard field goal  to propel the Panthers past Pembroke for an 18-16 victory. 

Her game winning kick is the culmination of her hard work and perseverance that began long before the football season as she prepared to kick at the varsity level.  Her accomplishment on Friday night embodies what hard work in the offseason can do and we are proud of her for it.  For that, she’s the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week. Continue Reading →

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Molly Costello named Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week

The Plymouth South Female Athlete of the Week is field hockey player Molly Costello. Molly is a defender on the team and also a captain. Last week Molly stepped up and played a significant part in holding Scituate to a 1-1 tie. Scituate had multiple opportunities to score, but Molly marked tight in the circle defensively. Molly also has the ability to transition the ball back to our offense very well resulting in providing us with scoring opportunities. Continue Reading →

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Alex Cohen leads PSHS football to first win, gets Athlete of the Week honors

Alex Cohen led the football team to their first victory of the season vs. North Quincy, earning him Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week honors. He passed for 201 yards and three touchdowns while also running for 120 yards. Alex returned from an ankle injury late in the game to help secure the homecoming victory for the Panthers. His leadership and unselfishness were crucial to securing the team’s first win of the season. Continue Reading →

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Plymouth South High student wins figure skating award

Ashley Nagle, Grade 12, has received a Gold Level Distinction Award from the United States Figure Skating Association. Ashley has been a competitive skater for the past 13 years, and this  award recognizes her achievements in competition and testing during high school. Continue Reading →

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Shane Richardson named Plymouth South High School Male Athlete of the Week

Plymouth South High School golfer Shane Richardson is averaging 38.5 strokes per round over the first 13 matches and has been the medalist in the match seven times leading the Panthers to a 10 -3 record and another tournament berth. He is the PSHS Male Athlete of the Week. Continue Reading →

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Jordan Colbert works her way to PSHS Athlete of the Week honors

The Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week is Jordan Colbert of the field hockey team. Jordan is a junior captain who plays midfield. She is involved in every offensive and defensive play, controlling the game and setting her teammates up offensively. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Kayla Donovan leads the way to athlete of the week honors

Field hockey player Kayla Donovan was named Plymouth South High School Athlete of the Week. Kayla is a senior captain and forward on the team. Kayla consistently puts the team ahead of herself and sets a good example. She is always positive to her teammates and is a leader in all she does. Friday, in a 4-0 win over Whitman Hanson, Kayla set up her teammates multiple times offensively for shots on goal and scored two goals and had an assist.   Continue Reading →

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Brianna Jones runs off with Athlete of the Week honors

Brianna Jones has been named the Plymouth South High School Female Athlete of the Week. In the opening meet against Silver Lake she was 5th overall scoring her first varsity points. In Saturdays invitational in Martha’s Vineyard, Brianna was a medal winner beating her previous best 5 kilometer time by over 5 minutes. 

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Senior Captain Cam Brenner leads the way to Athlete of the Week honors

Senior Captain Cam Brenner of the Plymouth South High School Soccer team is the Male Athlete of the Week. He leads the South boys Soccer team in total points, with 2 goals and 1 assist in the home opener against Dennis-Yarmouth. Cam’s ability to play both sides of the ball makes him one of the most complete players in the Patriot league. Our lone returning league All-Star, Brenner will look to continue his great start to the season. Continue Reading →

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Pilgrims Come From Behind, Advance to Southern Division Championship

The 2017 Plymouth Pilgrims made the most of their first NECBL playoff appearance in three seasons, erasing a three-run deficit and advancing to the southern division championship. After being shutout in the first eight frames, a ninth inning rally sparked the Pilgrims come-from-behind win over the Mystic Schooners on Thursday night at The Shipyard. Read more here. Continue Reading →

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Despite offensive chances, Pilgrims fall short

The Plymouth Pilgrims entered Tuesday’s contest against the Newport Gulls with one as the magic number to clinch the postseason. The Gulls on the other hand are mathematically eliminated, and tried to delay the Pilgrims playoff chances. Nine innings later the magic number didn’t change. Plymouth fell to Newport 3-2 at Forges Field. Read more here. Continue Reading →

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Pilgrims shut out by Mystic Schooners

The Plymouth Pilgrims entered their contest against the Mystic Schooners on Thursday night winners of eight of their previous 10 games. The Pilgrims offense was clicking and the pitching was getting the job done. However a 14-run offensive outburst from the Schooners at Forges Field quickly deflated the Pilgrims’ sails. The Pilgrims were shutout for the first time this NECBL season, notching only five hits in the game. With only one of those hits going for extra bases, the Pilgrims rarely found runners in scoring position. Continue Reading →

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Pilgrims Win Eight of 10, Move Up in Southern Division

The Plymouth Pilgrims are picking up speed in the latter half of the 2017 NECBL season as the playoffs approach. Winners of eight of their last 10 games, the Pilgrims find themselves in second place in the NECBL southern division with a record of 20-14. read more here. Continue Reading →

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Pitchers shine as Pilgrims split two

A quality start in baseball is defined as an outing in which a pitcher throws at least six innings and allows no more than three earned runs. On Wednesday, the Plymouth Pilgrims spoiled a quality start from Jonathan Bermudez (St. Leo), falling to the Valley Blue Sox by a final score of 12-5. What was an even game between the Pilgrims and the Blue Sox through seven innings turned lopsided in the top half of the eighth. Read more here. Continue Reading →

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