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Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Southborough Recreation Dept. announces fall schedule

Southborough - The Southborough Recreation Department has released information on the town's fall activities including this weekend's Heritage Day Celebration. For further details go...

Marlborough High School wrestlers have come long way

Marlborough - When Omar Vazquez and Erik Del Cid had their very first wrestling matches, things didn's go quite as planned. Both wound up losing, but they learned quickly from those early lessons. "The coaches didn't give up on me. They were always there to push and practice," Del Cid said. "I remember looking back at old pictures of my first year of wrestling, and how scrawny I was … Technique was hard to get down, but once you start getting better and better, you feel like you can beat anybody."

Boston Marathon Profile – Chris Benestad

Region - Chris Benestad of Northborough, 36, coach of the Cradles to Crayons charity team, and running his 15th marathon and eighth Boston Marathon.

Algonquin, Wachusett advance to Borough’s Cup finals

Westborough - The annual Borough’s Cup boys ice hockey tournament kicked off Dec. 16 with two semifinal games played at Northstar Ice Sports. The Westborough High School Rangers fell to the Wachusett Regional High School Mountaineers by a score of 5-2 in the first game of the evening. Wachusett jumped out 3-0 lead before Westborough’s Jacob Uhlman scored in the third period.

Grafton Indians boys’ lacrosse defeats Shrewsbury Colonials

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.

Athlete of the week: Michael Pontarelli

St. Mark's School's sophomore right-winger Michael Pontarelli had quite a year on the ice this past season. The first-year student at St. Mark's tallied 38 goals and 13 assists in 26 games in the Independent School League.

Smiley wins Notre Dame Academy athletic award

Worcester - At Notre Dame Academy’s Athletic Awards Night held May 21, Shrewsbury resident Allison Smiley received the Irvine A. Walsh Award for her...

New outdoor ice rink opens in Marlborough

Marlborough - Makayla Lanceleve, 9, tries out?the new outdoor ice rink at Ward Park. The rink is open daily for free skating 10 a.m....

Marlborough resident advocates for deaf athletes

Marlborough - In February, many of the world's most talented and gifted athletes will gather on the Black Sea coast in Sochi, Russia, for the 2014 Winter Olympics. The event will draw millions of viewers from across the globe as they cheer for their country's best athletes. This past July, a similar display occurred on a smaller scale when the Deaflympics took place in Sofia, Bulgaria, 89 years after its inaugural event in Paris.

Grafton girls’ lacrosse defeats Marlborough

Grafton/Marlborough - The Marlborough High School girls’ varsity lacrosse team went head to head with the Grafton High School Indians May 9 in Marlborough. Grafton came out strong and ended the first half with a score of 8 - 1. The Panthers battled hard until the very end, but could not close the gap. The final score was 15 - 2.