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Algonquin boys’ hockey honors fallen soldier at tournament

December 18th, 2014

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Northborough – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks boys’ ice hockey team lost in overtime 3-2 to the Wachusett Regional High School Mountaineers in the opening game of the Borough’s Cup Dec. 17.

Algonquin came from behind to tie up the game 2-2 on a goal by senior Paul Luongo with 0:57 left in regulation play. Connor Bernard scored in overtime to secure the win for Wachusett

Crossfit Prototype offers new program for youth

December 15th, 2014

(l to r): Mike Collette, owner/head coach, CrossFit Prototype;  Jeff Keilson, senior vice president,  Advocates;  Allison Daigle, Autism Alliance MetroWest and Nate Kuffrey, marketing director/coach,  CrossFit Prototype. 
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Westborough – Crossfit Prototype recently raised over $900 to benefit Autism Alliance of MetroWest as it kicked off its new program, Ignite! Prototype Academy. The philosophy behind Ignite! is that exercise can help optimize the emotional, physiological, behavioral, and hormonal benefits of purposeful movement. It is a brain-based program that works on cognitive enrichment through [...]

Algonquin girls start the season with a win

December 13th, 2014

Algonquin senior Kendyl Finelli (#11) shoots over North Middlesex sophomore Grace Young (#10) early in the second quarter.

Northborough – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks girls’ basketball kicked off their season with a 47-34 win over the North Middlesex Regional High School Patriots in a game played Dec. 12.

Challenger basketball a big hit in Northborough

December 12th, 2014

(l to r, front, standing) Sean Durkin, Will Corwin, Steve Summers, Will Iverson and (front, sitting,) Ryan Summers pose for a photo at the TD Garden center court with former Boston Celtics star Cedric Maxwell. (Photo/submitted)

Northborough – Basketballs slam against the hardwood floor. Kids yell with approval and clap their hands as a ball swishes through the net. Coaches give instructions, guide, demonstrate and explain. Members of the Northborough Challenger Basketball program follow their directions. The gym at the Northborough Town Hall is buzzing with activity as parents watch from the bleachers.

Turkey Trot raises $5,500 for Northborough Food Pantry

December 10th, 2014

Several of the participants in the seventh annual Thanksgiving Day 5k Turkey Trot 
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Northborough – Over two hundred walkers and runners did not let snowy conditions stop them from participating in the seventh annual Thanksgiving Day 5k Turkey Trot held Nov. 27. The annual event, organized by Northborough residents Rita Matraia and Maggie Kosovsky, raised $5,500 this year for the Northborough Food Pantry.

Athlete Spotlight: Billy Polymeros

December 10th, 2014

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What are your earliest football memories?

“My first year of playing football was freshman year. One specific memory from that year is beating Westborough the week before Thanksgiving. It was my first game under the lights.”

Northborough gymnast ‘sparkles’ in competition

December 9th, 2014

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Northborough/Shrewsbury – Northborough gymnast Leanne Hart “is our little sunshine in the gym,” said her coach Joe Latuga. “She is easy and fun to work with.”

Hart, an eighth-grader at the Robert E. Melican Middle School, trains three days a week from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Gymnastics Learning Center (GLC) in Shrewsbury.

Northborough gymnast shines at young age

December 9th, 2014

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Northborough – Twinkles Tots, Little Dippers, Shining Stars, Shooting Stars and Kinder Comets are some of the names given to young gymnasts’ classes at the Massachusetts Gymnastics Center (MGC) in Westborough. But 14-year-old Robert E. Melican Middle School eighth-grader Katelyn Reynolds has started to star on her own. Last year, in the 2013-2014 competitive season, Reynolds placed first in the All-Around in every meet except the state competition.

Ruffnecks continue to thrive in new Northborough home

December 9th, 2014

Matt Hosman and the Ruffnecks celebrate his winning run at the Premier World Series in Joplin, Miss.

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Northborough – For the first 10 years of their existence, the New England Ruffnecks played their home games at a variety of different fields. With their move into the recently constructed New England Baseball Complex this fall, they boast three new turf fields to call their own – and Northborough can boast about hosting one of the best college baseball development programs in New England.

Jingle Bell Run at Saint Luke’s

December 8th, 2014

About 35 church members get ready to participate in the fourth annual Jingle Bell Run at Saint Luke’s Church.

Westborough – Saint Luke’s Church in Westborough held their fourth annual Jingle Bell Run Dec. 6. The one-mile run is a favorite for church members of all ages. Many children, and even some adults, dressed up in Santa hats and wore jingle bells as they got into the Christmas spirit despite the rainy conditions. The “fun-raiser” is held in the spirit of the children of Haiti and proceeds of the event are donated to Our Little Brother & Sisters Orphanage in Haiti.

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