Martha's Vineyard Summer Sports Listings

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COLLEGIATE WOODEN BAT SUMMER BASEBALL

Martha’s Vineyard Sharks :mvsharks.com

Futures Collegiate Baseball League (FCBL): thefuturesleague.com

Sharks home schedule (all games start at 7 pm; all games played at Vineyard Baseball Park “The Shark Tank” on the campus of Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School, Oak Bluffs).

July

Thursday, July 9 vs. Seacoast (Portsmouth, N.H.) Mavericks

Friday, July 10 vs. Nashua (N.H.) Silver Knights

Tuesday, July 14 vs. Bristol (Conn.) Blues

Saturday, July 18 vs. Seacoast Mavericks

Thursday, July 23 vs. Torrington (Conn.) Titans

Friday, July 24 vs. Brockton Rox

Sunday, July 26 vs. Nashua Silver Knights

Tuesday, July 28 vs. Pittsfield Suns

Wednesday, July 29 vs. Brockton Rox

August

Tuesday, August 4 vs. Wachusett (Leominster) Dirt Dawgs

Wednesday, August 5 vs. North Shore (Lynn) Navigators

Sunday, August 9 vs. North Shore Navigators

End of regular season

For potential FCBL playoff games, check mvsharks.com.

SOFTBALL

Martha’s Vineyard Women’s Softball League

Facebook: MVWomen’s Softball

Teams: Mama’s Girls (defending champions), Creamers, Honeys, Rug Sox, Shady Ladies, Snaps

Schedule:

July

Locations: VP1 (Veterans Park, Field A); VP2 (Veterans Park, Field B–Causeway Road); WTS (West Tisbury School)

Thursday, July 9

Mama’s Girls vs. Creamers, 6:35 pm, VP2

Honeys vs. Rug Sox, 6:35 pm, WTS

Tuesday, July 14

Honeys vs. Creamers, 6:35 pm, VP1

Mama’s Girls vs. Rug Sox, 6:35 pm, VP2

Shady Ladies vs. Snaps, 7:45 pm, VP1

Thursday, July 16

Rug Sox vs. Snaps, 6:35 pm, VP2

Shady Ladies vs. Mama’s Girls, 6:35 pm, WTS

Tuesday, July 21

Shady Ladies vs. Creamers, 6:35 pm, VP1

Snaps vs. Honeys, 6:35 pm, VP2

Make-up game; teams to be determined, 7:45 pm, VP1

Thursday, July 23

Make up game if needed or start of playoffs, 6:35 pm, VP1

Tuesday July 28 through Thursday August 6

Playoffs (double elimination tournament), VP1 and VP2

For more information, call commissioners Jen Ingraham at 508-560-0868 or Sam Burns at 561-596-5594

ISLAND SOFTBALL LEAGUE (Men’s)

Website: leaguelineup.com/islandsoftballleague

Teams: Hurricanes (defending champions), Blazers, Brewhas, Floaters, Gustaves, Highlanders, Shockers, Team South Beach, Whitecaps

All Games at Veterans Park, Field A

Thursday, July 9

Gustaves vs. Floaters, 6 pm

Brewhas vs. Shockers, 7:15 pm

Blazers vs. Hurricanes, 8:30 pm

Monday, July 13

Hurricanes vs. Shockers, 6 pm

Team South Beach vs. Highlanders, 7:15 pm

Brewhas vs. Whitecaps, 8:30 pm

Wednesday, July 15

Brewhas vs. Whitecaps, 6 pm

Gustaves vs. Hurricanes, 7:15 pm

Floaters vs. Team South Beach, 8:30 pm

Thursday, July 16

Highlanders vs. Blazers, 6 pm

Floaters vs. Brewhas, 7:15 pm

Shockers vs. Gustaves, 8:30 pm

Monday, July 20

Team South Beach vs. Brewhas, 6 pm

Whitecaps vs. Floaters, 7:15 pm

Highlanders vs. Shockers, 8:30 pm

Wednesday, July 22

Hurricanes vs. Whitecaps, 6 pm

Floaters vs. Blazers, 7:15 pm

Team South Beach vs. Gustaves, 8:30 pm

Thursday, July 23

Blazers vs. Shockers, 6 pm

Gustaves vs. Highlanders, 7:15 pm

Brewhas vs. Hurricanes, 8:30 pm

Monday, July 27

Whitecaps vs. Brewhas, 6 pm

Team South Beach vs. Floaters, 7:15 pm

Hurricanes vs. Gustaves, 8:30 pm

End of Regular Season

Wednesday, July 29 through Late August

Playoffs begin; best of three series format

For more information, check league website or contact league commissioners Dan Sharkovitz at 508-560-6427 or Ray Tattersall at 508-560-1749

SOCCER

Vineyard Football Association

Schedule unavailable at press time; matches late June through late August

All matches at Veterans Park, Vineyard Haven

Website: vineyardfa.com

ROAD RACES

Scoops 5K Tour of Edgartown

Sunday, August 2

Start/finish: The Farm Institute, 14 Aero Avenue, Edgartown

Run/walk begins at 9 am; fun run for children ages seven and under at 8:45 am

Cost: (13 and older) $20 Pre-Race, $25 Race Day; (12 and under) $10 Pre-Race, $15 Race day; $5 fun run

Registration and number pick up on race morning, 7:00 – 8:45 am

Info and online registration: mvmultisport.com/scoops5k/details.php

Chilmark Road Race (5K)

Saturday, August 8

Start: Middle Road, Chilmark

Finish: Chilmark Town Hall

Race begins at 10:30 am

Registration opened June 25th. Registration is done online using your credit card until midnight, August 6th (or sooner if registration fills).

Entries are limited to 1600 runners. Enter early–2014 race was full by July 12. Pre-registration is required. (On-line entries close at midnight on the Thursday preceding the race, or earlier if race is full.)

Race Fees through July 31: $30 for 12 years and older, $20 for 11 years and younger; Race Fees after July 31: $45 for 12 years and older, $30 for 11 years and younger.

SignUp Fees (per transaction): $2.50 for single entry; $3.00 for checkout total of $40 or $50; six percent of total for checkout total of $60 and above (SignUp Fees per person are less when doing more than a single entry per transaction).

Website & Registration Info: runsignup.com/chilmark

Email: chilmarkroadrace@verizon.net

Facebook: Chilmark Road Race

Camp Jabberwocky 5K

Saturday, August 15

Start/Finish: The Farm Institute, 14 Aero Avenue, Edgartown

Run/walk begins: 9:15 am; children’s half-mile fun run begins at 8:45 am.

Cost: Pre-registration: $25 for 5K; $12 for half-mile fun run; day of race: $30 for 5K, $15 for half-mile fun run.

Online registration and info: campjabberwocky.org/year-round/5k/

Pick up bib & t-shirt and/or pre-register in-person Friday, August 14th 9a-12p at Camp Jabberwocky, 200 Greenwood Avenue, Vineyard Haven.

Race day registration begins at 7:30 am

Sullivan 5K Run/Walk

Saturday, August 22

Start/Finish: East Chop Drive (in front of Washington Park, opposite Our Market)

Kids Fun Run start: 8:45 am; Walkers start: 9 am; Runners start: 9:30 am

Cost and Registration: $20 mail-in pre-registration; $20 pre-registration Friday, August 21, Martha’s Vineyard Hospital Lobby, 3-6 pm; $25 Race Day Registration Saturday, August 22, Washington Park, Oak Bluffs 7:30-8:30 am; $5 Kids Fun Run.

Mail-in pre-registration forms: mvhospital.com/2015/02/27th-annual-sullivan-5k-runwalk-join-us-in-2015/

Vineyard 70.3 Triathlon

Sunday, September 13, 6:30 am to 4 pm

Start/Finish: Dennis Alley Park (formerly Waban Park), Oak Bluffs

Main event (70.3 miles) begins at 6:30 am with 1.2 open water ocean swim beachside across from Dennis Alley Park in Oak Bluffs; followed by 56 mile bike ride around Island; concludes with 13.1 mile run. (Aquabike option available); relay teams of two to three persons may also compete in the 70.3 mile triathlon.

Sprint Distance Triathlon: one third mile open water swim; flat 13.1 mile bike ride; 5K run.

Kids triathlon: children ages 8-14; 200-yard swim; five mile bike ride; 1.8 mile run.

Cost: Vineyard 70.3 Triathlon: $189 race fee, $12.34 sign-up fee; Vineyard 70.3 Relay: $195 race fee, $12.70 sign-up fee; Vineyard Aquabike: $135 race fee, $9.10 sign-up fee; Vineyard Sprint Triathlon: $70 race fee, $5.20 sign-up fee; Vineyard Kids Triathlon: $40 race fee, $3.50 sign-up fee.

Website: vineyardtriathlon.com/

SAILING

Edgartown Yacht Club

website: www.edgartownyc.org

Thursday-Saturday, July 16-18, Ninety-Second Annual Regatta for One-Design Classes

Registration fee: $100; Adult registration form: edgartownyc.org/Racing/Annual-Regatta.aspx

For more information: call 508-627-4364 or email: raceadministrator@edgartownyc.org

Thursday-Saturday, July 23-25, EYC Race Weekend

Thursday, July 23

‘Round-The-Buoy Races, Edgartown Harbor

Friday, July 24’

‘Round-The-Buoy Races, Edgartown Harbor

Saturday, July 25

‘Round-The-Island Race (56 nautical miles); website: rtirace.org/

For more information: call 508-627-4364 or email: racer@edgartownyc.org

Friday-Sunday, August 7-9, Twelve Metre Regatta (Classic Vintage, Classic Traditional, Modern and Grand Prix Twelve Metre Class Yachts)

Registration fee: $575; Registration form: edgartownyc.org/Racing/12-Metre-Regatta.aspx

Holmes Hole Sailing Assocation

website: holmeshole.org

Thursdays July 9, 16, 23, 30; August 6, 13, 20, 27; September 3, evening races, 6 pm, Vineyard Haven (start Nun 6):

Sundays July 19; August 2, 23; September 6, morning and afternoon races 10 am and 2 pm, Harbor course 1,2, or 3

Sunday, July 26  Tarpaulin Cove Rendezvous, 10 am

Sunday, August 9  Robinson’s Hole Rendezvous, 10 am

Sunday, August 16 Sound Course 4, 5, or 6, 12 pm

Sunday, August 30 Chappy Rendezvous, 10 am

Saturday, September 12 Thirty-Eighth Annual George Moffett Race (Check website in August for race announcement)

Saturday, September 19 Gaff Rigger’s Race (Check website in August for race announcement)

Sail MV

website: sailmv.org

Friday-Sunday, July 10-12, Tenth Annual Vineyard Cup Regatta, (Vessels 18 feet in length and greater) on Nantucket Sound and Vineyard Sound

Information and registration:  sailmv.org/vineyard-cup/

Friday, July 10: PHRF Spinnaker, PHRF Non-Spinnaker and IRC Divisions, race start 1:10 pm

Saturday, July 11: PHRF Spinnaker, PHRF Non-Spinnaker and IRC Divisions, race start 10:25 am; Classic Division, race start 10:15 am; Catboat Division, race start 12:10 pm

Sunday, July 12: PHRF Spinnaker, PHRF Non-Spinnaker and IRC Divisions, pursuit starting sequence begins 10:40 am; Classic Division, pursuit starting sequence begins 10:40 am

Friday-Sunday, July 10-12, Vineyard Challenge Foiling Kiteboard Championships

Friday, July 10, first warning signal 1 pm

Saturday, July 11, first warning signal 12 pm

Sunday, July 12, first warning signal 12 pm

KAYAKING

Sunday, August 30, Twenty-Fifth Annual Oar and Paddle Regatta (kayaks, canoes, rowboats, paddleboards)

10 am @ Little Bridge, Beach Road, Oak Bluffs

Registration: 8:30-9:30 am on race day

Course: 2.4 miles on Sengekontacket Pond and Nantucket Sound

For more information: visit islandspiritkayak.com or call 508-693-9727

Island Spirit Kayak also runs paddle tours, three times daily, throughout the summer.

GOLF

Farm Neck Golf Club

website: farmneck.net; phone: 508-693-3057

July

Friday, July 10 Men’s Championship Flight 1st Round Medal Qualifier

Saturday, July 11 Men’s A and B Flights 18 Holes Qualifying Medal Play; Men’s Championship Flight 2nd Round Medal Qualifier

Sunday, July 12 Men’s Championship Match Play Quarter-Finals; All Flights

Tuesday, July 14 Women’s Member-Member Tournament

Wednesday, July 15 Junior Scramble Tournament

Saturday, July 18 Women’s Championship and A Flights 18 Holes Qualifying Medal Play; Men’s Championship Match Play Semi-Finals; All Flights

Sunday, July 19 Women’s and Men’s Championship Match Play Finals; All Flights

Monday, July 20 Twenty-Ninth Annual Martha’s Vineyard Hospital Golf Benefit

Friday, July 24 Mixed Best Ball Net

August

Sunday, August 2 Men’s Member-Guest Tournament
Tuesday, August 4 Women’s Member-Guest Tournament

Sunday, August 9 Junior Championship 9-Hole Qualifier

Monday, August 10 Junior  Championship Match Play Finals

Sunday, August 16 Founders’ Cup Tournament

Friday, August 28 Mixed Scramble

September

Sunday and Monday, September 6-7 Labor Day Scramble

Mink Meadows Golf Club

website: minkmeadowsgc.com; phone: 508-693-0600

July

Thursday, July 9 Ladies Club Championship, 1st Round, 8 am

Saturday, July 11 Ladies Club Championship, Final Round, 8:30 am

Saturday, July 11 West Chop Scramble I, 2 pm

Saturday-Sunday, July 11-12  Men’s Club Championship, 36 holes

Saturday-Sunday, July 11-12 Senior Club Championship (60 and up), 36 holes

Tuesday, July 14 Nine and Dine Mixer, 4 pm (shotgun)

Tuesday, July 21 Men’s Day, 8 am

Friday-Saturday, July 24-25 Men’s Member Guest, 36 holes; Friday 12:45 pm, Saturday 8 am

Thursday, July 30 Ladies Member Guest, 8 am (shotgun)

August

Tuesday, August 4 Men’s Day, 8 am

Saturday, August 8 West Chop Scramble II,  9 am

Tuesday, August 11 Nine and Dine Mixer, 4 pm (shotgun)

Tuesday, August 18  Men’s Day, 8 am

Tuesday, August 25 Men’s Day, Closing Event, 8 am

Thursday, August 27 Ladies Day, Closing Scramble and Luncheon (shotgun)

September

Monday, September 7 Labor Day Scramble, 8 am (shotgun); cookout

Sunday, September 13 Hospice Scramble, 8 am (shotgun)

Vineyard Golf Club (Private)

website: vineyardgolf.com; phone: 508-627-8930

July

Friday, July 10 Parent/Child

Saturday, July 11 Mixed Member/Guest

Monday, July 13 VGC Pro/ Member

Thursday, July 16 Ladies Member/Guest

Friday-Saturday, July 24-25 Men’s Invitational

August

Sunday, August 2 Club Championship qualifier

Monday, August 3 Martha’s Vineyard Youth Charity Tournament

Friday-Sunday, August 7-9 Men’s and Ladies Club Championship; President’s Cup

Friday, August 14 Parent/Child

Saturday, August 15 Member/Member

Sunday, August 16 Caddie/Member

Friday, August 28 Fescue Finale

Edgartown Golf Club (Private)

website: edgartowngolfclub.com; phone: 508-627-5343

July

Tuesdays, July 14, 21, 28: Men’s Day

Wednesdays July 15, 22, 29: Ladies’ Day

Friday-Sunday, July 17-19 Men’s Member/Guest (course closed)

Wednesday, July 22 V.P. Cup

Monday, July 27 Member/Member 1st Round (course closed)

August

Tuesdays, August 4 and 11 Men’s Day

Wednesday, August 5 Play For Pink

Tuesday, August 11 President’s Cup

Wednesday, August 12 Ladies’ Day

Saturday, August 15 Reading Room Tournament, 3 pm

Tuesday, August 18 One-Day Men’s Member/Guest

Wednesday, August 19 Ladies’ Member/Guest

Wednesday, August 19 Junior Tourney, 3 pm (course closed)

Wednesday, August 26 Mixed/Alternate Shot

September

Saturday, September 12 Thirty-First Annual Boys and Girls Club Benefit (course-closed)

TENNIS

Farm Neck Golf Club Tennis

website: farmneck.net/club/scripts/section/section.asp?NS=TP; phone: 508-693-9728

July

Wednesday, July 15 Women’s Member/Guest Tournament

Friday-Sunday, July 17-19 Farm Neck Golf Club Tennis Championships

Friday-Sunday, July 24-26 Martha’s Vineyard Open Tournament and Pro-Am

August

Monday, August 3 Over/Under Classic

Friday-Sunday, August 7-9 Junior Club Tennis Championships

September

Friday-Sunday, September 4-6 Eleventh Annual All-Island Tennis Championship

Airport Fitness and Tennis

website: airportfitnessmv.com/tennis/; phone: 508-696-8000; email: info@airportfitnessmv.com

Children’s summer tennis clinics

Monday-Friday 9:30-11 am, $30 per session; Pee-Wees class (ages 3-7) Monday-Friday 11 am-12 pm, $25 per session

Cardio Tennis

Tuesday-Thursday 8:30-9:30 am, $25 per session

Vineyard Youth Tennis

website: vineyardyouthtennis.org; phone: 508-693-7762; email: vytennis@vineyard.net

EQUESTRIAN

Arrowhead Farm

website: arrowheadfarm.net; phone: 508-693-8831

Summer camps run each Monday-Friday, 9 am-1 pm for beginners and advanced; last summer camp is August 24-28

Cost: $650 per week for beginners and advanced

Also: trail rides and lessons

Netherfield Farm

phone: 508-645-2724

Dressage training, cross-country, pony camp

Pond View Farm

website: pondviewfarmmv.com; phone: 508-693-2949

Summer week-long program, Monday-Friday 9 am-1pm through August 28, small group sizes, spaces fill quickly, early registration strongly recommended

Cost: $550 per week

Also: lessons, training and pony rides

Red Pony Farm

website: redponyfarmmv.com; phone: 508-693-3788

Summer Pony Club (ages 5-12), weekly through September 4, Monday-Friday 9 am-1 pm, space is limited, August 3-7 is full, limit of six riders per group.

Also: private lessons for riders of all skills and ages.

Martha’s Vineyard Horse Council

website: mvhorsecouncil.org

MARTHA’S VINEYARD ARENA

website: mvarena.com; phone: 508-693-5329

Opening day: Monday, July 13

Ice hockey, figure skating, public skating, clinics, instruction

Daily Schedule: mvarena.com/schedules/

Ice Hockey

Friday-Sunday, July 17-19 East Coast Classic (adult tournament)

Girls High School Summer League, Wednesdays at 7 pm: July 15, 22, 29, August 5 and 19

Girls Summer League (Seventh grade and up), Mondays: July 13 (6:40 pm), 20 (6:50 pm), 27 (6:50 pm), August 3 (7 pm), 17 (7 pm)

Boys High School Summer League, Wednesdays at 8:10 pm: July 15, 22, 29, August 12 and 19; Saturdays at 6 pm: July 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22

MARTHA’S VINEYARD REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL

Fall Sports schedules (available in late-August, early September); check miaa.net/schools/public/MartOa for information and updates.

MVRHS fall sports: Football (website: mvfootball.com), Girls Cross-Country, Boys Cross-Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Girls Soccer, Boys Soccer