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Marlborough High softball ends season on disappointing note

June 8th, 2017

By John Orrell, Contributing Writer Worcester / Marlborough — Marlborough High School (MHS) varsity softball head coach Kyle Wescott was under no false illusions, no expectations other than knowing that one of the region’s top hurlers awaited when his seventh-seed Panthers locked horns with second-seed Doherty High at Worcester State University’s Rockwood Field on June […]

Grafton defeats Assabet to advance in playoffs

June 1st, 2017

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Grafton – The second-seeded Grafton Indians girls lacrosse team defeated the 15th-seeded Assabet Valley Regional Aztecs on May 31, 2017 by a score of 17-4 in a first round game of the Central/West Division 2 playoffs Grafton, now 14-4, will host seventh-seed Bromfield in the quarter finals.  The date and […]

Young Hudson High tennis team eager for post season play

June 1st, 2017

Hudson — With but one senior on the roster for the Hudson High School (HHS) girls’ varsity tennis team and an abundance of talent lost to graduation in 2016, this season could have been rather easily written off as a rebuilding campaign preparing the younger players a base for 2018.

Not so fast, say players and coaches. All that this squad of determined Hawks has done is to produce a robust 16-1 record that includes 11 straight victories before a 3-2 loss to top League contender Gardner High. The team is playoff-bound once again and ready to step into the spotlight of District Tournament competition and they’re doing it with unbridled zeal and determination.

Grafton softball prepares for strong playoff run

June 1st, 2017

Grafton – It’s regular season stretch-run time and that can only mean playoffs in sight once again for the Grafton High School (GHS) varsity softball team.

Under the tutelage of veteran head coach John Gemme, the Indians have captured a pair of Division 2 state championships (2012, 2013), advanced to another (2014) and earned a spot in the Central Mass. finals (2015, 2016). During that period, Grafton has rightly earned the distinction as one of the premier teams to beat in not just SWCL but across the spectrum of Central Mass. teams.

GLC summer programs begin June 19

May 31st, 2017

Shrewsbury – Beginning in June, The Gymnastics Learning Center, 574 Lake St., will be offering Gymnastics and Swimming Summer Camps. Their Camps & Swim weeks will begin Monday, June 19, and run through Friday, Aug. 18. Their six-week gym and swim lessons will begin Monday, July 10, and run through Aug. 18.     Summer sign-ups […]

Algonquin tops Shrewsbury to advance to playoffs

May 28th, 2017

Northborough – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks boys lacrosse team defeated fourth-ranked Shrewsbury by a score of 14-8 in a game played May 24. With the win, Algonquin qualifies for the playoffs.

Marlborough Chamber Premier Golf Open rescheduled for July 11

May 25th, 2017

Marlborough – The Marlborough Regional Chamber of Commerce will host its 43rd annual Premier Golf Open, one of the longest running and most entertaining golf tournaments in the Marlborough area, Tuesday,  July 11 (rescheduled from June 6 due to weather), at the Marlborough Country Club, 200 Concord Rd. Registration begins at 8 a.m. followed by […]

Shrewsbury High baseball working towards strong finish

May 25th, 2017

Shrewsbury – Forgive the Shrewsbury High School (SHS) varsity baseball team for its penchant for disdain of the color purple. Not the 1985 Steven Spielberg movie of the same name but in this case the colors that adorn St. Peter-Marian High (SPM) uniforms and all team logo.

Marlborough softball falls in tough battle against Shepherd Hill

May 19th, 2017

Marlborough – The Marlborough High School Panthers softball team fell to the Shepherd Hill Rams by a score of 7-5 in a game played on May 16.

Marlborough jumped out to an early 3-0 lead in a 5-hit attack in the bottom of the first inning. Shepherd Hill scored two in the fourth, three in the fifth and two in the sixth. Marlborough got one back in the fourth inning, and another in the final frame as Jill Petrie tripled. Sarah Popivchak, Kim Konar and Petrie each had two hits for Marlborough. Olivia Larson struck out six over five innings.

Beckwith honored as cross country coach of the year

May 18th, 2017

Grafton – Is it possible for a high school coach to go to bed one night, wake up the next day and discover, quite by accident, that he or she has been bestowed with the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association’s (MIAA) highest coaching honor not knowing whether they were even in the mix?

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