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Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School

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St. John’s High School, Shrewsbury

Westborough High School

Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School, Marlborough

St. Mark’s School, Southborough

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Athlete Spotlight: Charles Batchelder

June 7th, 2015

Charles Batchelder

“My earliest baseball memories are from when I was 5 or 6, when we would spend practice learning to field a ground ball using the ‘alligator technique.’”

Despite tough competition, Tomahawk tennis advances to playoffs

June 7th, 2015

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Northborough – With 12 wins and just pair of losses in the regular season following their 3-2 triumph over host Wachusett Regional May 18, one might wonder why the Algonquin Regional High School’s boys’ varsity tennis team is not on top in the standings of the ultra-tough Midland-A League.

Grafton girls’ softball and lacrosse teams advance

June 7th, 2015

Grafton’s Lauren Lyver is bumped by Wahconah’s Hannah Ronayne as she looks to pass.

By Jeff Slovin, Contributing Writer Grafton – The Grafton High School softball and girls lacrosse teams both won home playoff games played June 6. The number 1 seed softball team defeated number 8 seed David Prouty High School by a score of 3-1 in the quarter-final round of the MIAA Central Division 2 playoffs.  Grafton [...]

Spotlight Athlete: Marcus Blanchard

June 7th, 2015

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School: Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School Class: 2015 Sport: Volleyball Coach: Ralph Grasso Accomplishments: Led Assabet to a 13 – 2 record this season, winning the Colonial conference. By Ryan Massad, Contributing Writer What made you first want to get into volleyball? “During my sophomore year, I played basketball for Coach Grasso, and he [...]

Athlete Spotlight: Nikki Carter

June 7th, 2015


School: Marlborough High School Sport: Lacrosse Coach: Mary Kelleher Class: 2015 Notable Stats: 75 goals and 22 assists in 2015 By Ryan Massad, Contributing Writer What are your earliest lacrosse-related memories? “The first time I picked up a lacrosse stick was in eighth grade. I wanted to try a new spring sport so I gave [...]

Assabet Valley Lacrosse wins vocational championship

June 7th, 2015

The 2015 Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School boys’ lacrosse team. (Photo/submitted)

Region – After an undefeated 16-0 season, the Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School boys’ lacrosse team went on to win the Massachusetts Vocational Championship.  It was a season with many milestones, as Coach Tim Tonelli also achieved his 100th win as the lacrosse coach, and the team is seeded in second place as they [...]

Smiley wins Notre Dame Academy athletic award

June 7th, 2015

Allison Smiley (Photo/submitted)

Worcester – At Notre Dame Academy’s Athletic Awards Night held May 21, Shrewsbury resident Allison Smiley received the Irvine A. Walsh Award for her accomplishments on the varsity field hockey team and spring track. A versatile hockey player, Allison, who is a junior, played both forward and midfield. She was also named a Central Massachusetts [...]

Algonquin wins four home playoff games in one afternoon

June 6th, 2015

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Northborough – The fields and courts of Algonquin Regional High School were buzzing on Friday, June 6 as four Tomahawks teams hosted home playoff match ups.

Marlborough softball with walk-off win over Leominster

June 4th, 2015

Marlborough’s Jillian Petrie swings at a pitch in a playoff game against Leominster.

Marlborough – The Marlborough High School Panthers softball team defeated the Leominster High School Blue Devils by a score of 5-4 in a Girls Softball Central Division 1 first round playoff game played on June 3.

Shrewsbury Lacrosse Advances in Playoffs

June 4th, 2015

The Shrewsbury High School boy’s lacrosse team celebrates their playoff victory over Leominster

Shrewsbury – The Shrewsbury High School Colonials boys lacrosse team defeated the Leominster High School Blue Devils by a score of 16-4 on June 2, in the first round of the MIAA Central/West Division 2 playoffs.

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