December 1st, 2014
Shrewsbury – For the second year in a row, the Shrewsbury Patriots Division 12 cheerleaders are heading to national championship competition. The Division 12 team, coached by Erly Scott, is the first Shrewsbury team to attend Nationals for two consecutive years.
After placing first in the American Youth Cheerleading (AYC) local competition in Lowell, the D12 team was up against tough competitors from Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Connecticut at the AYC Regional Competition held in Manchester, N.H. Nov. 22. The girls placed second, earning a spot at the 2014 AYC National Championship which will be held in Orlando, Fla. Thursday, Dec. 13 and Friday, Dec. 14.
November 28th, 2014
Southborough – Hundreds of runners and walkers worked up a Thanksgiving appetite Nov. 27 by participating in the eighth annual Gobble Wobble 5K Road Race and Two-Mile Walk, beginning and ending at Trottier Middle School. Despite recovering from a snowstorm that morning, most of the 1,172 supporters who registered did participate. Only the Kids Fun Run was canceled.
November 27th, 2014
By Chris Wraight, Contributing Writer Westborough – In their 56th meeting, the Westborough High School Rangers were seeking a third straight victory over the Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks in a Thanksgiving Day match-up. Neither team scored in the first quarter, but Westborough’s Michael Heffernan scored on a run (Anthony Agreda point after) to get [...]
November 25th, 2014
Marlborough – Earthsong Yoga will hold a Holiday Benefit for Marlborough Community Cupboard Friday, Dec. 5, from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at the studio, 186 Main St., second floor.
November 20th, 2014
On Saturday, Nov. 29, Saint Peter-Marian Junior-Senior High School (SPM) will host the Kevin Kirk 5K Memorial Race to benefit the Kevin Kirk Memorial Scholarship Fund.
November 19th, 2014
Bolton – The playoff run for the Algonquin Regional High School boys’ soccer team came to an end on a frigid night at Nashoba Regional High School Nov. 18, as the team was defeated by the Amherst Pelham Regional High School Hurricanes 3-0 in the state Division 1 semifinals.
November 16th, 2014
Holden – The Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks boys’ soccer team defeated the Wachusett Regional High School Mountaineers 1-0 in the Central Mass. Division 1 championship game played Nov. 15 in Holden.
November 11th, 2014
Northborough/Southborough – Not only have the Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks received recognition on the field, wrapping up the their first winning season since 1997, but they have received recognition off the field as well. Captains Trevor Fuce and Eric Sweeter were recently named athletes of the week by Scholastic Sports Zone Central Mass. High School Sports Talk Radio. Joining them as coach of the week was T-Hawks Head Coach Justin McKay.
November 11th, 2014
Shrewsbury – St. John’s High School won its fifth straight Division 1 Central Mass. cross country championship Nov. 8 in a meet held at Gardner Municipal Golf Course. The team will next try for their first-ever state title in the state championship which will be held Saturday, Nov. 15 at Franklin Park in Boston. The [...]
November 10th, 2014
Region – Several area soccer teams were active over the weekend of Nov. 8-9 hoping to qualify for the Central Mass. Division 1 finals. Overtime was the theme of the weekend, as three of the four games went beyond regulation time in order to determine a winner.