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Boston Marathon Profile – Sarah Friedman and Maria Benway

April 8th, 2014

Maria Benway (l) and Sarah Friedman
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Region – Sarah Friedman, of Northborough and Maria Benway, of Marlborough will both be running in their first Boston Marathon this year. The two women are running to raise funds for Roseann Sdoia, who had to have part of her right leg amputated after being seriously injured by the bombs in last year’s marathon.

Algonquin holds off Groton-Dunstable in girls’ lacrosse

April 7th, 2014

Algonquin Regional High School's Julia Insani (#15, center) gets the first score against Groton-Dunstable Regional High School's Michelle Herlihy (#3, left), Fiona Henry (#13, right rear) and Maria Antonellis (goalie).

Marlborough – For its season opener, the Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks girls’ lacrosse team hosted the Groton-Dunstable Regional High School Crusaders at 911 Memorial Field April 1.

Last year, the Tomahawks defeated the Crusaders in the Central Massachusetts Division 1 semi-final.

Shrewsbury Road Scholars 5K benefits schools

April 6th, 2014

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Shrewsbury – Over 300 participants of all ages start the seventh annual Shrewsbury Road Scholars 5K and One-Mile Fun Run held April 6, beginning and ending at Oak Middle School. Finishing first overall in 18:29 was Tom Cairns, a junior at Shrewsbury High School (SHS). The first-place female finishing in 21.54 was Erin Hickey of [...]

Shrewsbury easily defeats Nipmuc in boys’ lacrosse

April 6th, 2014

Shrewsbury High School's Tim Hally (#20, right), defends against Nipmuc Regional High School's Matt Dunning (#3, left center).

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury High School Colonials hosted the Nipmuc Regional High School Warriors for a boys’ lacrosse game April 5.

The Colonials raced out to an 8-0 lead after the first period, and added another goal in the second period for a 9-0 lead at the half.

Nipmuc scored with five minutes remaining in the third period, but Shrewsbury won handily 16-1.

Boston Marathon Profile – Karyn Feinberg Clarke

April 3rd, 2014

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Karyn Feinberg Clarke, 40, a financial advisor, lives in Southborough with her husband and two young daughters. How many marathons have you run? This is my first marathon. Has this winter’s weather affected your training routine? If so, what have you done to cope with it? Because this is my first marathon and I’ve never trained [...]

Boston Marathon Profile – Jim Kane

April 2nd, 2014

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By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Region – Jim Kane of Northborough, 41, is running his second Boston marathon and 15th marathon overall. How many marathons have you run?  How many times have you run Boston? I’ve run 14 marathons – Hyannis, Providence, Keane (NH), New Orleans, Dallas, Baltimore, Burlington (VT), New York City, Boston, Chicago, [...]

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.

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