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Algonquin Regional High School (Northborough and Southborough)

Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School

Hudson High School

Marlborough High School

Shrewsbury High School

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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St. John's shuts out Shrewbury in baseball match-up

May 27th, 2014

Sprts SHS VS ST  J rs

Shrewsbury – The St. John's High School Pioneers and Shrewsbury High School Colonials line up to shake hands at the conclusion of their non-division game May 26 at SHS. The Pioneers beat their longtime rivals, 5-0, in their last match-up of the season.

On the road to benefit autism education and research in Southborough

May 20th, 2014

Runners and walkers begin New England Center for Children's eighth annual 5K Walk/Run for Autism, held May 10 at Neary Elementary School.

Photo/Ed Karvoski Jr.

Southborough – A rainy morning May 10 cleared in time for the New England Center for Children's (NECC) eighth annual 5K Walk/Run for Autism, beginning and ending at Neary Elementary School. Over 1,200 runners and walkers participated, many of whom returned from previous years.

Irish pastime brings summer excitement

May 20th, 2014

The Worcester hurling team, comprised of players from central Massachusetts, pose after winning the Junior C Hurling Championship in August 2013. (Photos/submitted)

Region – The fastest field sport in the world isn's being played at Gillette Stadium or Fenway Park. It's happening at Worcester's Burncoat High School and Clinton High School. End-to-end speed is just one of the reasons hurling, a Gaelic game that is a huge part of Irish culture and heritage, is a rising interest in the Metrowest Irish scene.

St. John's defeats Algonquin in boys” lacrosse

May 19th, 2014

Algonquin Regional High School's Paul Luongo (#28, right) tries to move against the stick of St. John's High School defender Anthony Iandoli (#18, left).

Shrewsbury – The St. John's High School Pioneers hosted the Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks for a boys’ lacrosse game May 17.

WHS girls” tennis team receives MIAA award

May 12th, 2014

Westborough High School's girls" tennis team receives the MIAA Athletic Achievement Award. 
Photo/Greg Arnold

Westborough – The Westborough High School girls tennis” team received the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Athletic Achievement award May 12.

Local tennis players advance to third round of tournament

May 12th, 2014

Westborough High School's Sumukh Pathi returns the ball against Nashoba High Schools' Tom Kennon. Pathi won 6-0, 6-1.

Northborough – The 2014 Boys’ Individual Tennis Central Section matches were held at Algonquin Regional High School (ARHS) May 10.

Top-seeded Sumukh Pathi of Westborough High School (WHS) defeated Tom Kennon of Nashoba Regional High School 6-0, 6-1 in the second round to advance to the third round.

Opening Day kicks off Northborough Little League season

May 8th, 2014

AA baseball player Ian Goodnow tests his pitching speed.

Northborough – The Northborough Baseball and Softball Association (NBSA) kicked off their 2014 Little League season May 3.

Shrewsbury girls” lacrosse team breaks losing streak to Algonquin

May 6th, 2014

Solid Defense

The Shrewsbury High School Colonials hosted the Algonquin Regional High School Tomahawks for a girls’ lacrosse game May 3.

Shrewsbury gymnasts heading to Junior Olympic National Championships

May 5th, 2014

Lianne Josbacher (l) and Sydney Malko
Photo/submitted

Shrewsbury – Sydney Malko and Lianne Josbacher, Level 10 gymnasts who train at Gymnastics Learning Center in Shrewsbury, will be heading to Jackson, Miss. this month for the Junior Olympic National Championships.

This competition, which will be held from May 9 – 11, is the culmination of a season of challenging meets, which took the girls as far as Chicago and San Diego. To earn a place on the Regional Team representing the six New England states and New York, a gymnast must place in the top seven at Regionals. Only 56 girls in each age group from across the country qualify to compete at the prestigious national competition.

Running club to bring spirited 6K race to Hudson Fest

May 4th, 2014

H SOH shirt blue logo

Hudson – On Saturday, June 7, 8:30 a.m., the Highland City Striders (HCS) will begin its season with the Spirit of Hudson 6K Road Race and kick off the 28th annual Hudson Community Fest. Proceeds from the race will go to the Hudson-Concord Elks Scholarship Fund for graduates of Hudson, Marlborough and Assabet Valley Regional Technical high schools, and the Advanced Math & Science Academy.

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