December 9th, 2014
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.
December 8th, 2014
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.
December 3rd, 2014
By Ryan Massad, Contributing Writer School: Marlborough High School Sport: Football Coach: Sean Mahoney Class: Junior Notable Stat: Recorded 50 tackles in 2014. What are your earliest football memories? “I’ve been playing football since I was 7. My most fond memory was winning the Super Bowl in fifth grade.” Which coach or parent has encouraged [...]
December 2nd, 2014
Westborough – (l to r) Stephanie McClung, Shannon Seile, Beverly Gedutis and Pam Corcoran from Westborough’s Get In Shape for Women, pose for a photo at the Turkey Trot held Nov. 22 in Westborough. The franchise was one of the sponsors of the event, which was a major fundraiser for technology initiatives in the Westborough [...]
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.