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Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School, Marlborough

St. Mark’s School, Southborough

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Parents of Pete Frates accept donation in Northborough for ALS foundation

April 21st, 2016

Nancy and John Frates accept a donation from the New England Baseball Club Sports Complex 
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Northborough – By now, the story of former Boston College baseball captain Pete Frates is widely known not only in New England but around the country and beyond.

Pete was a 2007 graduate of BC and a star on the Eagles baseball team. He was diagnosed with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) in 2011 and has become an international spokesman for the disease. He was the inspiration for the “Ice Bucket Challenge,” which has raised more than $220 million for ALS research, making it the most successful social media fundraising effort in history.

School district takes the lead on student-athlete safety

April 21st, 2016

Northborough/Southborough – The Northborough-Southborough School District supports measures now wending their way through the state Legislature that make sure sports coaches are trained to recognize and respond to episodes of sudden cardiac arrest and require AED — automated external defibrillator—devices in schools.

But educators and administrators in the district did not wait for the bills to pass before taking action on their own.

Photos and memorabilia of Boston sports greats featured at charity hockey tournament

April 21st, 2016

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Westborough – Tom Brady. David Ortiz. Bobby Orr. Larry Bird. Ted Williams. Rob Gronkowski. Paul Pierce. Bill Russell. Rocky Marciano. Malcom Butler.

These are some of the legendary Boston athletes whose memorabilia will be available at the seventh annual Tiana Angelique Notice Hockey Tournament Saturday, April 23 in Westborough.

Red Sox outing organized by Westborough Recreation

April 20th, 2016

Westborough – Westborough Recreation will be sponsoring a trip this summer to see the Boston Red Sox play the San Francisco Giants Wednesday, July 20. The 2014 World Series champions rarely visit Fenway Park and this is a great opportunity to see Buster Posey, Madison Bumgarner and company take on the Sox. The bus departs at 4 p.m. from the Elsie A Hastings Elementary School, 111 E. Main St., for the 7:10 p.m. game, returning immediately following the game. Seats are located in Section 87. Adults and families welcome. The cost is $99 and includes bus trip and ticket.

Grafton Indians boys’ lacrosse defeats Shrewsbury Colonials

April 20th, 2016

Shrewsbury High School goalie JT Rather makes a save on the shot by Grafton High School's Mike Najemy (on ground).

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury High School Colonials hosted the Grafton High School Indians on April 19. Grafton’s Cole Fontana scored the first goal quickly at the 11:12 mark while Shewsbury’s first goal wasn’t scored until the second quarter by Alec Buduo. The Indians lead 8-2 at the end of the first half and came out firing in the third quarter, going on to defeat the Colonials 14-4.

Assabet volleyball looking to stay on top with young new team

April 20th, 2016

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Region – Turnover and transition are inherent in high school sports, and perhaps the one program feeling the tide turning the most this year is the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School varsity volleyball team.

Hudson baseball team’s bonding may be key to success

April 20th, 2016

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Hudson – Losing seven players to graduation that were key pieces in Hudson High School’s recent run of success (14-9, Division 3 semifinals in 2015 and 16-10, Division 3 finals in 2014) will be a challenge to overcome, admits seventh-year Hawk varsity baseball head coach Tim Reinhardt.

Grafton Girls Lacrosse Season Off To Great Start

April 18th, 2016

Hudson’s Olivia Smith (#19) looks to pass to a teammate

Grafton – The Grafton High School Indians girls’ lacrosse team defeated the Hudson High School Hawks by a score of 16-2 in a game played April 16.

The Indians scores 8 goals in the first 9 minutes of play to cruise to an easy victory. Gianna DiPinto scored three goals, while Allison Fasold, Lauren Lyver, Erin Tyldesley and Hazel Wood each scored two.

On your mark…

April 17th, 2016

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Hopkinton – In less than 24 hours, all eyes will be on our neighboring town of Hopkinton as 30,000 runners , and many more spectators, converge on the town for the start of the 120th Boston Marathon. File photos/Jeff Slovin

Northborough Recreation seeks volunteers for spring sports

April 15th, 2016

Northborough – Northborough Recreation is looking for volunteers this spring for Challenger Baseball and Youth Flag Football.

Parents or kids ages 16 and up are wanted to volunteer to coach a flag football team for grades four and five. Northborough Recreation will train volunteers on the rules but those with an understanding of football are preferred. Games are between 4:30 and 7 p.m. on Sundays for one hour from May 8 to June 19.

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