Thomas Herget

Profile Updated: March 12, 2019
Residing In: Braintree, MA USA
Spouse/Partner: Jill (Jane) Coleman Herget
Occupation: Retired
Children: Danielle, 43, Professor at Fisher College, Boston
Lenore, 40, Physical Therapist at Mass. General More…Sports Medicine Clinic
Attending 50th Reunion (09/17/16)

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I graduated from Springfield College in 1970, and from University of Oregon in 1971. I taught Physical Education and Health for 36 years in Milton, MA. I also coached Varsity Soccer (and other sports) for 21 years. My last 16 years at MHS, I was the Director of Athletics. Since retiring in 2007, I have thoroughly enjoyed babysitting our two twin grandsons a few days each week.
We have been fortunate enough to travel to Ireland and Amsterdam since retiring, although we spend a lot of great times down Martha's Vineyard at our gingerbread college, and visiting good friends in Florida. I played in the adult soccer leagues until I was 50, then bum knees and a burning love for fishing changed my focus.

School Story:

I still cherish the good times I had at Braintree HS, both in athletics and academics. Fortunately I also have stayed very friendly with a lot of our classmates, and get to hang out with them on a very regular basis. Many sports memories, soccer, Tech Tourney, and tennis. Also, many nights skim boarding and surfing down Nantasket, Horseneck and the National Sea Shore. I have always wished I could relive one day in High School, although I'm not sure which one I'd pick.

Where else have you lived?

Eugene, Oregon
Whitman, MA
Oak Bluffs, MA (vacation home)

Grand kids?

Two twin boys, Cole and Dylan Herget-Harris

Still have family around Braintree?

Mom lives in Weymouth;
Sister Kristine lives in Kingston;
Sister Janice lives in Kingston

How often do you get back to Braintree?

every day

Would you ever move back to Braintree area?

Will probably always live here, with grandkids next door

Do you ever see/talk to/hang out with any classmates?

Chris Smith, Dave Ellis, Larry O'Brien, Tom Hamilton--see all the time; more infrequently I see Butch (Don) Shepheard, Bob Keigan, Fred Welsford, Jimmy White

What's the farthest you've been from home?

Hawaii in 2015; before that Ireland and the Netherlands, Aruba

Favorite place to go?

Hawaii--would go there again in a flash! Jill and I also love going to Lake Placid once a year. Martha's Vineyard is our other favorite.

What schools did you attend?

Penniman
Hollis (grade 7)
East Junior High School
Braintree High School
Springfield College
University of Oregon
Bridgewater State College

Who lived in your neighborhood?

Butch Shepheard
Bobby Tapper
Nancy Sharp
Chris Smith
John Taylor
Fred Welsford
John Burkholder
Scott Cameron
Ronny Payne
Jim Sacchetti

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