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A Highlanders batter socks the ball way out to center field at sunset Monday night. - Sam Moore

Adult summer slow pitch softball

Martha’s Vineyard Women’s Softball League (MVWSL): Games are Tuesday and Thursday nights at Veterans Park, Vineyard Haven, and Thursday nights at the West Tisbury School. VPA-Veterans Park Field A (Lagoon Pond Road); VPB-Veterans Park Field B (Causeway Road); WTS-West Tisbury School

Thu., July 12: Rug Sox @ Honeys, VPB, 6:15 pm

Creamers @ Mama’s Girls, WTS, 6:15 pm

Bye: Snaps, Shady Ladies


Tue., July 17: Rug Sox @ Snaps, VPA, 6:15 pm

Shady Ladies @ Mama’s Girls, VPA, 7:30 pm


Thu., July 19: Makeup games


Tue., July 24: Double-elimination playoff tournament begins, Veterans Park, 6:15, 7:30 pm


Men’s Island Softball League


Games are Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday nights at Veterans Park, Vineyard Haven.


Thu., July 12: Misfits @ Whitecaps, 6:30 pm

Highlanders @ Floaters, 7:45 pm

Hurricanes @ Mermen, 9 pm


Mon., July 16: Brewhas @ Whitecaps, 6:30 pm

Blazers @ Misfits, 7:45 pm

Floaters @ Mermen, 9 pm


Wed., July 18: Mermen @ Highlanders, 6:30 pm

Hurricanes @ Misfits, 7:45 pm

Blazers @ Whitecaps, 9 pm


Thu., July 19: Mermen @ Hurricanes, 6:30 pm

Highlanders @ Blazers, 7:45 pm

Floaters @ Brewhas, 9 pm


Mon., July 23: Brewhas @ Hurricanes, 6:30 pm

Whitecaps @ Floaters, 7:45 pm

Floaters @ Blazers, 9 pm


Wed., July 25: Blazers @ Floaters, 6:30 pm

Whitecaps @ Highlanders, 7:45 pm

Misfits @ Hurricanes, 9 pm


Thu., July 26:  Mermen @ Brewhas, 6:30 pm

Highlanders @ Whitecaps, 7:45 pm

Blazers @ Misfits, 9 pm


Mon., July 30: Floaters @ Brewhas, 6:30 pm

Hurricanes @ Mermen, 7:45 pm


Wed., August 1: Makeup games


Thu., August 2, or Mon., August 6: Playoffs begin (All series best-of-three).




Futures Collegiate Baseball League (FCBL)


Martha’s Vineyard Sharks,


Home Schedule (All games at the Shark Tank — Vineyard Baseball Park, MVRHS)


Sat., July 14: vs. Nashua (N.H.), 7 pm

Fri., July 20: vs. Brockton, 7 pm

Mon., July 23: vs. Bristol (Conn.), 7 pm

Wed., July 25: vs. Brockton, 7 pm

Mon., July 30: vs. North Shore, doubleheader, 12 pm and 7 pm

Thu., August 2: vs. Brockton, 7 pm

Sat., August 4: vs. Worcester, 7 pm


End of regular season; visit FCBL and Sharks websites for playoff information.




Sail Martha’s Vineyard,


The 2018 Vineyard Cup

Hosted by Martha’s Vineyard Shipyard, to benefit Sail Martha’s Vineyard

Sailed in Nantucket Sound and Vineyard Sound


Thu., July 12: Opening night festivities

Fri., July 13: PHRF Division First Gun, 11 am


Sat., July 14: Classic and PHRF Divisions Parade of Sail, 8:45 am

Classic Division First Gun, 10 am

PHRF Division First Gun, 10:15 am

Catboat Division First Gun, 12 pm

Menemsha Pond Fleet First Gun, 1 pm


Sun., July 15: First Gun for Pursuit Race, 10:30 am

Menemsha Pond Fleet First Gun, 1 pm

Awards Ceremony, 6 pm


Edgartown Yacht Club,


Edgartown Race Weekend


Thu., July 19: ’Round the Buoy Races ( held in Edgartown Outer Harbor and Nantucket Sound; first warning signal at 1 pm.

Registration fee: $50


Fri., July 20: ’Round the Buoy Races, first warning signal at 1 pm.


Sat., July 21: ’Round the Sound Races ( held in Edgartown Outer Harbor, Vineyard Sound and Nantucket Sound, time TBA.

Registration fee: $175


Sat., July 21: ’Round the Island Race ( sailed around Martha’s Vineyard in Nantucket Sound, Atlantic Ocean, and Vineyard Sound; first warning signal at 8 am.

Registration fee: $325


95th annual 12-Meter Regatta,


Registration: Thu., August 9, from 9 am to 5 pm; fee: $600

Fri., August 10: First warning signal at 1 pm

Sat., August 11: First warning signal at 11 am

Sun., August 12: First warning signal at 11 am


Holmes Hole Sailing Association,


Thu., July 19: Evening race, 6 pm

Sun., July 22: Robinson’s Hole, 10 am (possible pursuit start)

Thu., July 26: Evening race, 6 pm

Sun., July 29: Harbor races, 10 am and 2 pm

Thu., August 2: Evening race, 6 pm

Sun., August 5: Sound race, 1 pm

Thu., August 9: Evening race, 6 pm

Sun., August 12: Chappy, 10 am (possible pursuit start)

Thu., August 16: Evening race, 6 pm




Sunday, August 5

Amity Island 5K (formerly known as the Scoops 5K Tour of Edgartown)

Held at FARM Institute, Katama Farm, 14 Aero Way, Edgartown

5K starts at 9 am; fun run at 8:45 am

Course starts at the FARM Institute at Katama Farm, continues along Edgartown Bay Road, past South Beach, and back along the bike path to the finish line at the FARM Institute.

Entry fees: 5K (13 yrs. and over) $25; 5k (12 yrs. and under) $15; fun run, $5


Saturday, August 11

41st annual Chilmark Road Race, 10:30 am

Course: 5K from Middle Road, Chilmark, to Chilmark Town Hall

Entries limited to 1,600; last year registration closed on July 12; all entries online only.

Entry fees: Ages 12 and over, $30; ages 11 and under, $20


Sat. August 18

Tenth annual 5K Run for Camp Jabberwocky

Facebook: Run for Jabberwocky

The FARM Institute, Katama Farm, 14 Aero Way, Edgartown

5K Run/Walk, 9:15 am; half-mile fun run, 8:45 am

Early registration, Fri., August 17, from 9 am to noon at Camp Jabberwocky, 200 Greenwood Avenue, Vineyard Haven.

Race-day registration, 7:15 to 9 am

Registration fees: $25 (5K run, 5K walk and campers); $12 (fun run)


Sat., August 25

30th annual 5K Sullivan Run/Walk for Health and Fitness, 508-693-4645

Washington Park, Oak Bluffs (In front of Ocean View Restaurant, opposite Our Market)

5K Run, 9:30 am; 5K Walk, 9 am; kids fun run, 8:45 am; Diaper Derby, 8:30 am

Course: East Chop

Registration: $20, mail-in preregistration; $20 preregistration on Fri., August 24, in MV Hospital lobby from 3 to 6 pm; $25, race-day registration at Washington Park from 7:30 to 8:30 am; $5 for kids fun run and Diaper Derby




Farm Neck Golf Club





Sat., Sun., July 14-15: Women’s Club Championship

Sun., July 15: Men’s Club Championship Match Play finals

Mon., July 16: 32nd annual Martha’s Vineyard Hospital Golf Benefit, 9 am

Sun., July 22: Men’s Member-Member, 8:30 am

Tue., July 24: Women’s Member-Member, 8:15 am

Sun., July 29: Mixed Best Ball Net, 4 pm

Sat.-Sun., August 4-5: Men’s Member-Guest, August 4 at 10 am; August 5 at 8:30 am

Sun.-Mon., August 5-6: Junior Golf Club Championship

Tue., August 7: Women’s Member-Guest, 8:15 am

Sun., August 12: Founders’ Cup, 8:15 am

Sun., August 26: Mixed Scramble Tournament, 4 pm


Mink Meadows Golf Club





Fri.-Sat., July 13-14: Men’s Member/Member, 36 holes, tee times TBA

Mon. July 23: Ladies Member-Guest, tee times TBA

Sat. July 28: Men’s Member-Guest, tee times TBA

Sat. August 4: West Chop Scramble II, 9 am tee times




Farm Neck Tennis





Wed. July 18: Women’s Member-Guest Tournament, 9 am to 12 pm

Fri.-Sun., July 20-22: Tennis Club Championships

Fri.-Sun., July 27-29: All-Island Tennis Championships

Wed. August 3: Over/Under Classic, 2-5 pm


Vineyard Youth Tennis



Airport Fitness and Tennis





Vineyard Haven Yacht Club Junior Olympic Regatta,

Thu., August 2, starting at 8 am through Fri., August 3, ending at 5 pm




Martha’s Vineyard Horse Council,