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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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Algonquin softball team to introduce talented new faces this season

April 9th, 2016

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It may take some time for supporters of the Algonquin Regional High School varsity softball team to discern who is who in the lineup this season, but once they do, expect another successful season for this Tomahawk bunch in 2016.

Westborough boys’ lacrosse wins season opener

April 9th, 2016

Westborough High School's Trevor McNamara is brought down by Groton-Dunstable Regional High School defenders Alexander Platt (#28) and Shane Dawson (rear).

Westborough – The Westborough High School Rangers boys’ lacrosse team hosted the Groton-Dunstable Regional High School Crusaders for their season opener April 8 9-3.

Update – Sudbury woman killed; nine Algonquin students injured in head-on collision

April 7th, 2016

  Sudbury – A Sudbury woman was killed and nine Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) students received minor injuries when a school bus they were on was involved in a head-on collision in Sudbury Wednesday afternoon. Approximately 25 members of the ARHS girls’ rugby team were traveling to a match at Lincoln-Sudbury High School when […]

Grafton girls’ lacrosse on the hunt for elusive championship

April 4th, 2016

(l to r) -  Cassie Moisan, Lauren Lyver, Gianna DiPinto, and Allie Fasold
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Grafton – Spend even a small amount of time with the Grafton High girls’ varsity lacrosse team and it’s a sure bet that the talent and confidence of this team will become almost instantly evident. Confidence is ever-present on teams at preseason, but with this team there is clearly something special developing.

Shrewsbury High athletes to hold sports equipment collection drive

April 4th, 2016

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Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury High School (SHS) Colonials will hold an athletic and recreation equipment drive Saturday, April 9, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Come to the gym entrance of the school, 64 Holden St., with any new or gently used sports or recreation equipment to donate.

They will accept most equipment, such as basketballs, footballs, soccer balls, lacrosse sticks, hockey sticks, bats, gloves, cleats, Frisbees, jump ropes and playground balls. Oversized items such as bicycles, clothing or broken equipment will not be accepted.

Local hockey teams participate in youth tournament

March 29th, 2016

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Region – The 32nd annual Arthur M. Sachse Lakers Youth Hockey Tournament was held March 11-13 at the Charles J. Buffone Arena in Worcester and the Daniel Horgan Rink in Auburn. The tournament attracts teams in the Squirts, Pee Wee and Bantam categories from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New York and Canada. […]

All Star Sports Academy ready for spring season

March 29th, 2016

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Marlborough – All Star Sports Academy, a multi-functional baseball and softball facility, is now open for business at 72 Jefferson St., Unit 100, Marlborough.

The 10,000 square foot facility allows players of any skill level to train and fuel their passion for baseball or softball with elite coaches and training sessions.

Algonquin’s DiPadua looks forward to next stage of hockey career

March 29th, 2016

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By John Orrell, Contributing Writer Northborough – When senior co-captain Alex DiPadua stepped off TD Garden ice following his team’s pursuit of a Division 3 state championship on March 20, it was both an ending and a beginning for his promising hockey career. Algonquin Regional’s 5-1 loss to Eastern Mass. champion Hanover High was DiPadua’s […]

Gymnastics Learning Center team wins state championship

March 29th, 2016

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Shrewsbury – The Level 8 Junior Olympics Team from the Gymnastics Learning Center in Shrewsbury won the Massachusetts State Championship March 20 at Shrewsbury High School. The undefeated team also swept individual awards, and all five gymnasts qualified to represent Massachusetts at the regional competition. The team is led by Gymnastics Learning Center coaches Robert McElroy, Nikki McElroy and Jacqui Olsen.

Algonquin’s McKay is honored by national organization

March 25th, 2016

Justin McKay with members of the school's football team 
photo/John Orrell

Northborough – Those devotees of the football gridiron that are of the opinion that “Xs” and “Os” are what the game is all about likely have never met Justin McKay.

The fourth-year Algonquin Regional High School varsity football head coach is as well-versed as they come in the intricacies and strategies of the game, but there is another aspect of the much-loved fall sport that sets him aside from a number of his peers; the human side.

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