Playoffs continue for Vineyarders

Senior goalkeeper Zach Mathias celebrates the win, and the clean sheet. He had 21 saves. — Jzimages

The MVRHS boys basketball team and boys hockey team will be playing for their MIAA state tournament lives this week, and four track athletes will also be competing at the New Balance Indoor Nationals over the weekend.

At 5 pm on Wednesday evening (after the paper deadline), the No. 14 ranked boys basketball team will play No. 3 Old Rochester Regional Bulldogs in Mattapoisett. Tickets for the Sweet 16 matchup must be purchased at Otherwise, the game can be streamed live at, with a subscription. Look for the results of the game on our website.

On Thursday at 5:20 pm, the No. 8 ranked boys hockey team will have their state quarterfinal matchup with the No. 1 Norwell Clippers, played at the Bog in Kingston. Tickets can be purchased at, and the game can also be streamed live on the Martha’s Vineyard Hockey Facebook page, with commentary from Joe Mikos and Jevon Rego.

And this weekend, members of the MVRHS indoor track team will travel to New Balance’s headquarters in Boston to compete in the 2022–23 Indoor Nationals. Seniors Daniel Serpa and Daniel da Silva have qualified to compete in the 800m run, and senior Eloise Christy as well as sophomore Camille Brand have qualified to compete in the high jump.