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Monday, July 15, 2019

Shrewsbury debuts new field with a win

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury - The Shrewsbury High School Colonials football team defeated the Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks by a score of...

Southborough figure skater eyes future after championship

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Southborough - Figure skater Jade Hom and the people that surround her on the ice don’t explicitly talk about the...
Mikey LaCroix competes at Nationals at Copper Mountain, Colorado in 2015. Photo submitted

Fundraiser to support local snowboard racer’s Olympic dreams to be held at Ski Ward

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community reporter Shrewsbury – Hometown Olympic hopeful? Snowboarder Mikey LaCroix, 20, of Shrewsbury, is not ruling out that possibility. As his father,...
Andrew Fraser stops a ball during a game at the World Junior Ball Hockey Championships held in Nitro, Slovakia. Photos/submitted

Marlborough ball hockey player helps Team USA win silver medal in world championship

By Bonnie Adams, Managing Editor Marlborough – When he starts classes later this month at Marlborough High School, Andrew Fraser, 14, will have quite a...
Shrewsbury High School varsity baseball player Joe West with Challenge League players

Shrewsbury varsity baseball team ‘buddies up’ with Challenger program

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Members of the Shrewsbury High School (SHS) varsity baseball team recently volunteered their time to help out...

Shrewsbury Sportsman’s Club cancels pancake breakfast and fishing derby

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Shrewsbury Sportsman’s Club (SSC) in Shrewsbury will not hold their annual All for...

And they’re off!

Shrewsbury Special Olympic basketball team begins journey to Abu Dhabi for World Games By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – In the wee hours of March...

Campaign for the new Shrewsbury athletic fields seeks to close $650,000 funding gap

By Melanie Petrucci, Senior Community Reporter Shrewsbury – With six weeks to go, the campaign for new athletic fields at Shrewsbury High School is closing...

Former Olympic badminton coach instructs locally

Westborough - Andy Chong grew up in Malaysia where houses sat so close to each other that a badminton net could be strung between them. Nets were everywhere. Chong spent his boyhood whacking shuttlecocks with friends in the street. By age 16, he was drafted for the national badminton team, representing his country internationally.

Best of 2018 – Marlborough wrestling pair leads Panthers into powerhouse future

By Dakota Antelman, Contributing Writer Marlborough - Wrestlers Noah Wilcox and Wilson Ordonez started their high school wrestling careers together four years ago at Marlborough High...