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Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School, Marlborough

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Local lacrosse stars finish strong in Bay State Games Summer Tournament

July 26th, 2015

The Central Region Boys’ Lacrosse team with coaches Bruno Nardone, Paul Nardone and Jack Henn. (Photo/submitted)

Region – There was a lot of anticipation leading up to the 2015 Bay State Games Boys Lacrosse Summer Tournament. Fourth-year Central Region Coach Bruno Nardone knew that a gold medal repeat would be tough with a team that featured younger, less seasoned players than the 2014 squad.  However, with a lot of great lacrosse [...]

Shrewsbury High junior named captain for fall cross country

July 25th, 2015

Jackson Southard (Photo/submitted)

By Douglas Maxwell Myer, Contributing Writer Shrewsbury – Jackson Southard is a budding student athlete who has accomplished much already at Shrewsbury High School (SHS) as a gifted cross country and track runner. Over the past year, he broke his school’s course record for cross country running with a time of 16:23 ratio surpassing the [...]

Summer basketball league helps players gear up for season

July 22nd, 2015

Crompton League players in action 
Photo/John Orrell

Region – There is always room for improvement in any sport, the experts say, and the game of basketball is no exception. Hence the creation of the Crompton Kingsway Basketball League, a 12-team summer league comprised of players from area high schools that play from early June through July at Worcester’s Crompton and Greenwood parks. The teams play hard with winning as a goal, but the underlying objective is to sharpen skills and build chemistry for the upcoming season.

Shrewsbury’s American Legion hopes to keep winning tradition

July 17th, 2015

Outfielder Sam Shaw (Photo/submitted)

Shrewsbury – With a stellar track record of advancement to post-season play seven out of the past eight years, the 2015 Shrewsbury American Legion baseball team, comprised of players from Shrewsbury and St. John’s High School, looks to keep that tradition moving forward.

Northborough Little League advances to sectional championship

July 17th, 2015

Little League District 5 champions!
Photo/courtesy Leisha Fontecchio

Millbury – Two quality teams faced off at Millbury’s Thomas Moorey Field July 16 with the Little League District 5 All-Star title for age group 11-12 on the line.

Westborough had engineered electrifying come-from-behind wins in its path to the finals while Northborough had dispatched tough competitors Millbury, Auburn, Leicester and Grafton to earn its berth in the championship matchup.

Athlete Spotlight: Alex Black

July 12th, 2015

Alex Black (Photo/submitted)

“My earliest baseball related memories are when I played Little League. I played shortstop as a lefty.”

Westboro Tennis & Swim Club hosts holiday barbecue

July 8th, 2015

The Skelly children, Brandon and Katie, dry off from the pool and enjoy hamburgers for lunch as a family.

Westborough – Patrons of the Westboro Tennis and Swim Club enjoyed celebrating Independence Day with a barbecue held at the club July 4. Photos/Julie Shamgochian

Athlete Spotlight: Alex Black

July 7th, 2015

Alex Black
Photo/Jeff Slovin

“My earliest baseball related memories are when I played Little League. I played shortstop as a lefty.”

Shrewsbury All-Stars taking a ‘swing at cancer’

July 6th, 2015

Shrewsbury Little League 10-year-old All Star Team
Photo/submitted

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury Little League 10-year-old All Star baseball team is inviting the public to help them “take a swing at cancer” as they fundraise to participate in the Oxford Little League Jimmy Fund Tourney.

Athlete Spotlight: Haley Gaffney

July 4th, 2015

Sprts AS Gaffney softball cr

Notable stats: Led the Midland B conference in hitting with a .500 batting average and 37 runs batted in.

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