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Algonquin Regional High School (Northborough and Southborough)

Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School

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Marlborough High School

Shrewsbury High School

St. John’s High School, Shrewsbury

Westborough High School

Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School, Marlborough

St. Mark’s School, Southborough

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Annual Dodgeball Tournament to be held at Algonquin

November 13th, 2015

Last year’s first- and second-grade dodgeball champions

Northborough/Southborough – The Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) boys’ hockey program will hold its sixth annual Dodgeball Tournament Saturday, Nov. 21, from 9 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. in the ARHS gym, 79 Bartlett St.

St. John’s soccer season over after loss to South High

November 12th, 2015

ST John's high school

Worcester – St. John’s High boys’ varsity soccer head coach Ken Salsman never enjoys seeing his team suffer a season-ending loss, but one would be hard-pressed to find a more humble and refreshing coaching outlook should the ball not bounce in his Pioneers favor.

Westborough girls’ soccer falls to Wachusett

November 12th, 2015

Westborough’s Allison Reh (#4) leaps in front of Wachusett’s Victoria Steffon (#3).

Worcester – It was not the outcome that the Westborough High girls’ varsity soccer team had hoped for in their matchup with third-seed Wachusett Regional High in their Division 1 semifinal tilt at Worcester’s Commerce Bank Field at Foley Stadium. A nearly impenetrable defense and a lust to end the Foley “curse” by their opponent proved too much as the second-seed Rangers dropped a 2-0 decision Nov. 11.

On the road to support veterans’ needs

November 11th, 2015

Representatives from the Worcester County Sheriff's Office Basic Recruit Training Academy #44 begin the road race.

By Ed Karvoski Jr., Contributing Writer Shrewsbury – A comfortably cool morning Nov. 7 drew nearly 200 runners and walkers to participate in the 11th annual Veterans Memorial 5K Road Race/Walk, beginning and ending at Veterans Inc. in Shrewsbury. Matthew Depari of Worcester finished first overall in 17:22. The first-place female finishing in 23:58 was […]

Westborough boys’ soccer falls to St. John’s in tight playoff game

November 11th, 2015

ST John's high school

Shrewsbury – Playoff competition can be the best of times but also the worst of times depending on outcomes and perhaps no more proof positive was on display when the St. John’s High varsity soccer team hosted Westborough High in Division 1 quarterfinal action Nov. 7.

The second-seeded Pioneers (17-2-2) outlasted the seventh-seeded Rangers (11-4-5) in a matchup that saw each squad battling for their playoff lives. When the dust settled, both teams were physically and mentally spent from eighty minutes of grueling competition with St. John’s escaping with a 2-1 victory.

Algonquin volleyball falls in playoffs

November 8th, 2015

Algonquin’s Kristen Cooley (#23) prepares to dig the ball.

Northborough – The fourth seed Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks volleyball team was defeated by the fifth seed Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School Warriors by a score of 3-1 in a MIAA Girls Volleyball Central/West Division 1 quarter-final playoff match played Nov 7.

Panthers fall to Nashoba in semi-final

November 7th, 2015

Marlborough High School's Luke Goulet tries to avoid Nashoba Regional High School's Adam Chiodo (left).

Stow – The fourth-seed Marlborough High School Panthers visited the top-seed Nashoba Regional High School Chieftans for the MIAA Football Division 2 semi-final Nov. 6.

Westborough girls’ soccer shuts out Marlborough to advance

November 7th, 2015

Marlborough’s Abby Chrisafedeis (#8) head the ball out of a crowd of players,

Westborough – For Marlborough High girls varsity soccer head coach Samantha Kiley and her young but steely group of competitors, hopes were high that, as the sage saying goes, the third time is the charm.

Surge helps Westborough boys’ soccer defeat Hudson

November 6th, 2015

The Hudson boys' soccer team lines up prior to the start of the game.

Westborough – With regular season records not all that disparate, expectations were that the Westborough High boys varsity soccer and visiting Hudson High teams would be staging a fight to the finish when they clashed in their Division 1 first-round matchup Nov. 5.

Algonquin boys’ soccer shuts out Fitchburg

November 6th, 2015

Algonquin’s Max Michaud (#15 white) and Fitchburg’s Ben Phaneuf (#15 red) battle for the ball.

Northborough – The eighth-seeded Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks boys soccer team defeated the ninth-seeded Fitchburg High School Red Raiders by a score of 10-0 in the first round of the MIAA Central Division 1 Playoffs. The game was played on November 4.

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