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Shrewsbury Health & Racquet Club to participate in ‘The World’s Largest Swim Lesson’ June 20

June 18th, 2014

Shrewsbury – Shrewsbury Health & Racquet Club (SHARC) will be participating in “The World’s Largest Swim Lesson” Friday, June 20, from 11 – 11:30 a.m. Join swim professionals across the nation as they teach this lesson as a way to build awareness about the vital importance of teaching children to swim confidently. This event is [...]

Friday 5Ks kick off to benefit Special Olympics

June 16th, 2014

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Marlborough – On June 27, Special Olympics Massachusetts will kick off the summer with their first Friday 5K of the season.

Shrewsbury gymnast wins in Eastern National meet

June 5th, 2014

Shrewsbury resident Olivia Zona stands atop the podium after winning the Eastern National Junior 7 floor competition. (Photo/submitted)

Shrewsbury – Olivia Zona, 14, of Shrewsbury recently competed in the Region 6 gymnastics competition in Springfield. Region 6 includes all six New England states and New York. Zona competed in all four events at the regional gymnastics meet, placing second all-around including a first-place finish in the floor exercise with a score of 9.55. Zona [...]

Rival lacrosse teams unite to help veterans

June 5th, 2014

The Shrewsbury High School lacrosse team

Region – Wearing camouflage, the Shrewsbury High School lacrosse team played against Wachusett Regional High School [WRHS] in a benefit game called Camo Night May 8 at WRHS’s turf field. Together, the two teams raised $1,165 for Project New Hope.

ARHS junior dedicated to making an impact on the world

May 30th, 2014

Jonny Manousaridis and players from the Northborough-Southborough Unified Recreational Soccer Program

Northborough/Southborough – For Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) junior Jonny Manousaridis, soccer is more than just a game. It is a lifestyle, a way of life. It is on the soccer field that the rising ARHS soccer captain affects the lives of Special Olympic athletes on Saturday afternoons.

Athlete Spotlight: Matt Dillon

May 28th, 2014

Dillon looking to create a scoring opportunity for the Colonials. (Photo/submitted)

By Ryan Massad, Contributing Writer School: Shrewsbury High Sport: Hockey Coach: Steve Turnblom Notable Stats: 13 goals and 40 assists as a sophomore What are your earliest hockey-related memories? “My earliest memories of my hockey career would have to be skating with my Uncle John, who was the one who taught me how to skate. [...]

Athlete Spotlight: Alex Fisher

May 28th, 2014

Fisher playing aggressive defense against the Putnam Beavers. (Photo/submitted)

By Ryan Massad, Contributing Writer School: Saint John’s Year: 2014 Sport: Basketball Notable Stat: Averaged 10 points per game, good for 5th best in the Central Mass Conference What are your earliest memories of playing basketball? “My earliest memory is my fourth grade YMCA league. I remember my assistant coach bringing me three feet from [...]

St. John’s shuts out Shrewbury in baseball match-up

May 27th, 2014

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Shrewsbury – The St. John’s High School Pioneers and Shrewsbury High School Colonials line up to shake hands at the conclusion of their non-division game May 26 at SHS. The Pioneers beat their longtime rivals, 5-0, in their last match-up of the season.

On the road to benefit autism education and research in Southborough

May 20th, 2014

Runners and walkers begin New England Center for Children’s eighth annual 5K Walk/Run for Autism, held May 10 at Neary Elementary School.

Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Southborough – A rainy morning May 10 cleared in time for the New England Center for Children’s (NECC) eighth annual 5K Walk/Run for Autism, beginning and ending at Neary Elementary School. Over 1,200 runners and walkers participated, many of whom returned from previous years.

Irish pastime brings summer excitement

May 20th, 2014

The Worcester hurling team, comprised of players from central Massachusetts, pose after winning the Junior C Hurling Championship in August 2013. (Photos/submitted)

Region – The fastest field sport in the world isn’t being played at Gillette Stadium or Fenway Park. It’s happening at Worcester’s Burncoat High School and Clinton High School. End-to-end speed is just one of the reasons hurling, a Gaelic game that is a huge part of Irish culture and heritage, is a rising interest in the Metrowest Irish scene.

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