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Nick Russo has been a savior in goal for Waltham High

There aren’t too many teams that will admit the season would be lost, if not forgotten, if not for one player.

At Waltham High, where the boys’ hockey team is 11-7-2 and priming for a postseason run just one year after winning all of four games, the fingers all quickly point to stonewalling 6-foot-2 senior goalie Nick Russo .

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