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In search of sports

The cupboard is bare. No sports in the paper, no sports on TV, no sports in the gyms and stadiums. No sports arguments, no...

Boys basketball loses at Rockland High, 63-38

The ninth-seeded MVRHS boys basketball team led top seed Rockland High School 19-17 at the half on Saturday, but cold shooting in the second...

Boys Hoops wins first round of tourney

The ninth-ranked MVRHS boys basketball team traveled to Braintree on Wednesday, and came away with a hard-earned 64-60 win over eighth-ranked Archbishop Williams. The...

Boys basketball preps for state tourney opener

The MVRHS boys basketball team spent the first half of school vacation week gearing up for their opening-round MIAA state tourney against Archbishop Williams...

Edgartown volleyball tops Vineyard Haven 3-1

The Edgartown School Eagles volleyball team outlasted Tisbury School Tigers by a three-games-to-one score on Feb. 20 at the Edgartown gym. The well-played match...

Girls basketball falls to Barnstable, 59-23

The MVRHS girls basketball team found themselves overmatched by a skilled, veteran Barnstable team on Friday at the high school. The hosts could not...

Boys basketball downs Nauset in seat-squirmer, 73-69

Updated Feb. 12The MVRHS boys basketball team went toe-to-toe with the visiting Nauset Warriors for four periods on Tuesday before emerging with a tense...

MVRHS boys basketball edges Nantucket, 66-63

The MVRHS boys basketball team fell behind early, then rallied in the second half to defeat rival Nantucket, 66-63, in a Cape and Islands...

W.T. boys, O.B. girls are Island hoops champs

Updated Jan. 29The Middle School basketball championships were decided last Friday night in a double-header that drew a spirited crowd of all ages to...

Ursuline Academy girls win Nan Rheault hockey tourney

Updated Jan. 22The Ursuline Academy girls hockey team captured the 20th annual Nan Rheault Invitational Tournament by beating Martha’s Vineyard at the Ice Arena...

Vineyard swimmers earn mixed results in two meets

The MVRHS swim team hosted Nantucket on Saturday, then traveled to Fall River on Monday to take on Bishop Connolly. The two meets resulted...

Boys basketball overtakes Stang, 50-41 

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys basketball team pulled a 180 on Tuesday night at the high school, turning a nine-point halftime...

MVRHS girls hockey falls to Falmouth, 3-0

The MVRHS girls hockey team gave a bigger, faster Falmouth team a run for their money at the Martha’s Vineyard Ice Arena on Wednesday...

Boys basketball drops opener to Falmouth, 56-52

Updated Dec. 18The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys basketball team was in the driver’s seat against visiting Falmouth in the season opener...

Girls hockey welcomes youth movement

The MVRHS girls hockey team is pumped and ready to go. After a productive preseason that included captain’s practices in the fall and recent...

Figure skating competition showcases young aspirants

The 2019 Vineyard Open and Skills Competition, featuring young skaters from 11 regional clubs, unfolded throughout Saturday afternoon at the Ice Arena before a...

Boys soccer tops Sandwich, qualifies for state tourney

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys soccer team blanked the Sandwich Blue Knights, 4-0, on Monday at the high school in the...

Boys soccer tops Falmouth in opener, 2-0

The MVRHS boys soccer team, whose official season opener was washed out by last Saturday’s rain, began their 2019 campaign with a 2-0 shutout...

Boys soccer preps under new but familiar coach

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys soccer team has a new head coach, but don’t be fooled. John Walsh is no stranger...

Girls soccer eager to show their mettle

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) girls soccer team, which opens its season Saturday at Dedham High School, enters the 2019 campaign with...