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Boston Marathon Profile – Kristen McIsaac

April 2nd, 2014

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Kristen McIsaac, 51, Northborough, running her eleventh marathon

How many marathons have you run? How many times have you run Boston?

Running Boston this year will be my 11th Marathon. I ran Boston in 2002 as a bandit; 2013 as an official runner and will run again this April.

Starhawks Youth Hockey awarded grant by Mass Hockey

March 28th, 2014

(Back row, l to r) Mike Dargin, Boston Bruins ICE School manager, Ellie Cheever, chair of the Mick Cheever Grow Hockey Development Program, Mass Hockey President Keri-Anne Allan, Bob Sweeney, Boston Bruins Alumni President, (front row, l to r) Tom Songin, former Boston Bruins player, and Mark Macaulay and Zach MacDonald of the Starhawks Youth Hockey program. (Photo/submitted)

Northborough – Starhawks Youth Hockey has been recognized as a 2014-2015 Mike Cheever Grow Hockey Development Program grant recipient by Mass Hockey. The program is designed to fund youth hockey programs to encourage the growth and retention of hockey players across the state. The award will assist the Starhawks program in lowering the costs for [...]

Northborough girls’ basketball team makes it to Metrowest tournament finals

March 26th, 2014

(Back row, l to r) Assistant Coach Tim Walker, Head Coach Kelly Scangas, scorekeeper Brian Murray, (center row, l to r) Stephanie Stone, Rebecca Poretsky, Zoe Scanga, Andreea Murray, Olivia Neslusan, Katie Zieminski, (bottom row, l to r) Caitlyn Ward, Sydney Carney, Kate Walker, Gracie Gibbons and Kendall Page. (Photo/submitted)

Northborough – The Northborough girls’ eighth-grade travel team made it to the finals of the Metrowest Basketball Tournament. After winning in the semifinals against Mansfield 24-12, they were defeated by Waltham 38-27 in the final game March 16 at Mass Premier Courts in Foxborough. The team, with a 6-6 record, was the Group 5 runner-up. [...]

Boston Marathon Profile – Chris Benestad

March 23rd, 2014

Chris Benestad (313) finishes first in the 2010 Applefest 5K Road Race in Northborough. (Photo/Ed Kavorski Jr.)

Region – Chris Benestad of Northborough, 36, coach of the Cradles to Crayons charity team, and running his 15th marathon and eighth Boston Marathon.

Boston Marathon Profile – Meredith Kent

March 23rd, 2014

Meredith Kent running in the 2013 Boston Marathon, at the top of Heartbreak Hill. (Photo/submitted)

Region – Northborough resident Meredith Kent, 39, running her fifth marathon, as a member of the Cradles to Crayons Marathon Team.

Shrewsbury crew kicks off ninth annual Calendar Raffle

March 23rd, 2014

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury High School (SHS) crew team will be selling tickets for its annual fundraiser – the May Calendar Raffle – beginning Friday, March 28 through Monday, April 28.  Each $10 ticket offers 31 chances to win a variety of prizes including two tickets to a Boston Celtics game, a Keurig coffee brewer, [...]

Westborough girls win basketball championship

March 23rd, 2014

(Back row, l to r) Coaches Brian Thrush and Kevin Papagelis, Maddie Graves-Witherall, Crispy Sharma, Allison Caston, Miara Sasdi, Coach Joe Breen, (front, l to r) Caitlin Papagelis, Meghana Paras, Rhea Balasubramianian, Sydney Breen, Haley Thrush and Molly Richards. (Photo/submitted)

Westborough – The Westborough Warriors sixth-grade girls’ travel B team won the Metrowest League basketball championship March 16 at Mass Premier Courts in Foxborough. The team had an 8-2 record for the season and defeated Lexington 27-21 in the championship game.  

St. John’s hosts New England powerlifting championships, wins team titles

March 20th, 2014

Saint John’s sophomore Zack Bryant squatted 181 pounds at the fourth annual Ryan Moore New England High School Powerlifting Championships. (Photo/Eduardo Cuan)

Shrewsbury – Saint John’s High School hosted the fourth annual Ryan Moore New England High School Powerlifting Championships March 9, closing out the high school powerlifting season. More than 80 male and female athletes from 15 New England high schools competed in the meet, including Saint John’s and Shrewsbury High School. Saint John’s won the team titles in both the Junior Varsity and Varsity raw divisions, in which athletes are allowed to wear a lifting belt and wrist wraps for extra support.

Westborough Men’s Softball League seeking players

March 20th, 2014

Westborough – The 45 and Over Westborough Men’s Softball League is seeking Westborough residents who will be 45 or older as of Dec. 31, 2014, to join the league. The league caters to all skill levels; everyone plays and hits. Teams play Sunday mornings from May to July. Contact Ed Thompson at 508 836-4127 or [...]

Lady Flames win state championship

March 18th, 2014

The Lady Flames U10 hockey team won their division of New England Girls Hockey League. (Photo/submitted)

Region – Local team captains Sabrina Ferro and Kerryn O’Connel of Northborough and Heather Hodgkins of Southborough led their girls’ under-10 hockey team to the state championships with the help of their goalie Lana Pacific, also from Northborough. The Lady Flames finished their regular season in first place of their division of the New England [...]

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