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Martha’s Vineyard skips the madness of March, no RCBL

For the first time in more than two decades, the RCBL, the Island's adult basketball league, failed to materialize over the winter.

Paul Ryan of BU won the 15th annual Martha’s Vineyard 20-miler

A cool, bright day, perfect for distance running, saw Paul Ryan of Boston take the early lead and keep it to the finish.

Sports Highlights

The 8th grade girls travel basketball team tackled a tough Harwich squad at Harwich, Saturday, and came away with an impressive 43-38 win.

West Tisbury still perfect in junior high hoops

The unbeaten Edgartown girls stayed perfect in junior high hoops with a win over Oak Bluffs. The OB boys beat Edgartown to return the favor.

Martha’s Vineyard squirts hockey teams visit Fenway Park

Tuesday, Jan. 3, twenty-five Islanders, all members of MV Youth Hockey Squirt teams, played in front of the Green Monster at historic Fenway Park.

Vineyard lady hoopsters raided by Somerset Berkley

Somerset Berkley swept the Vineyard girls basketball teams in high school hoops action Tuesday at MVRHS.

Bishop Feehan hands Martha’s Vineyard boys first hoops defeat

Bishop Feehan jumped on top early and survived a late Vineyard surge to hand MV its first loss of the season in boys high school hoops.

Vineyard girls skate to 6-0 win as Nan Rheault tourney beckons

The Vineyard girls varsity hockey team heads into the Nan Rheault tourney riding the momentum of a 6-0 win over division rivals Cohasset/Hanover.

Islanders compete at Boston University meet

Four members of the M.

Sports highlights

MV Youth Hockey has announced that the Instructional program at the Arena will be free of charge for the winter season, from early January through mid-March.

Mercier nets five goals in Vineyard win

Mercier had a hat trick in the third period, assisted by Aubrey Ashmun, Kuehne, Cimeno, and Johnson.

Vineyard icemen keel-haul Whalers, lose to Sandwich

Saturday's lackluster performance followed on the heels of the Vineyarders' 10-2 thrashing of the Nantucket Whalers Friday night.

Vineyard hoopsters take four of five

The boys JV game was a seesaw affair with a multitude of fouls, but at the end the day, the game belonged to the Islanders.

Vineyard alums play in holiday showdowns

Vineyard alumni played in hockey and basketball games held last Friday at the MV Arena and the Sancy Pachico gym.

Sports highlights

The West Tisbury girls almost let one get away against the Oak Bluffs Blazers on Dec.

Travel hoops roundup

The previously unbeaten 7th grade Vineyard girls travel basketball squad finally hit a bump in the road last Saturday at the Oak Bluffs School, and it was a big one.

Sports highlights

Samantha Potter of Oak Bluffs and her partner, Natalia Pezzuco of Providence, R.

Vineyard hockey teams off to winning starts

Season opener victories for both boys and girls hockey teams.

Sports highlights

The 8th grade girls travel basketball team continued their winning ways by defeating Nauset, Saturday morning, at the Sancy Pachico Gym, 42-17.

Sports highlights

High school winter sports begin for real this week.