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Algonquin Regional High School (Northborough and Southborough)

Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School

Hudson High School

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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Shrewsbury athlete hopes to end high school career with championship legacy

February 1st, 2017

Shrewsbury – Every high school athlete that competes at the varsity level enters their given sport with the highest aspirations that include a state championship somewhere in the midst of four years’ time. Often it’s a waiting game as that perfect blend of talent and chemistry develop into a winning formula.

Seniors lead way for Marlborough boys’ hockey

January 25th, 2017

Marlborough – Victories have admittedly been hard to come by for the Marlborough High School (MHS) varsity ice hockey team in recent times, but suddenly this 2016-2017 squad has clearly turned the corner and no longer can be considered easy targets in the Quinn Conference standings.

The Panther skaters vaulted into the season with a springboard effect after winning their first of five contests, part of which included capturing the Daily News Cup Tournament championship last month with wins over solid opponents Leominster and Hudson after earlier defeating Auburn and Westborough. The team has hit a bit of a speed bump in the road – three successive losses since – but this is clearly not the makings of past teams where a winning culture was all too often absent.

Local librarian to run first Boston Marathon for charity

January 25th, 2017

Southborough – Some patrons of Southborough Library might be surprised to learn that their longtime children’s librarian describes herself as “a gym rat.” Focusing on running in recent years, Kim Ivers is looking forward to Monday, April 17, when she’ll run her first Boston Marathon.

School districts prepare to comply with new AED legislation

January 24th, 2017

Region – Every school in the commonwealth — public, private, vocational, charter – will be required to have automated external defibrillators (AEDS) on their premises by July 2018 as a result of a bill passed by the Mass. State Legislature earlier this month.

Marlborough gymnastics defeats Westborough

January 23rd, 2017

  Northborough – The Marlborough High School girls’ varsity gymnastics team defeated Westborough High School with a final score of 133 to 126.9 in a varsity meet held Jan. 17 at Algonquin Regional High School. The top individual scores for Marlborough were Abbie McNikol, 35.5 and Jacqueline McKinnon, 32.1. For Westborough Diya Mathew and Cecilia […]

Algonquin sweeps Shrewsbury in doubleheader

January 23rd, 2017

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury High School Colonials hosted the Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks for a basketball doubleheader Jan. 20.

Grafton girls’ basketball ready to rebound after loss to rival Millbury

January 23rd, 2017

Grafton / Millbury — Grafton versus Millbury in any high school sporting event is more than worth the price of admission, and the teams’ Jan. 12 matchup between girls’ varsity basketball teams in Millbury was no exception.

Border rivals for decades, the spirited and ardent competition between the two schools embodies what sports at the high school level should be all about and these two schools seldom disappoint.

Shrewsbury Youth Hockey plans return to sport’s roots with pond tournament

January 21st, 2017

Shrewsbury – Harry Gaston grew up playing pond hockey in Shrewsbury. Since then, however, Gaston said kids have abandoned many of their small shoveled-off rinks, instead learning to play hockey on rigidly structured teams that play indoors.

Shrewsbury hosts Mid-Wach track meet

January 15th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury High School hosted six schools for a Midland-Wachusett League Indoor Track meet Jan. 11. This was a dual meet where schools were paired against each other for scoring purposes.

Renovations planned for Assabet’s sports facilities

January 13th, 2017

Marlborough – Over the past several years there have been improvements to the school’s baseball and softball fields, tennis courts and outdoor basketball courts and more but now a new and final phase to its sports facilities renovations is about to get underway.

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