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Martha’s Vineyard ices fourth straight win

The Vineyard boys varsity hockey team remained perfect in the new year after icing its fourth win in a row, Monday, against Dennis-Yarmouth.

Martha’s Vineyard skates past Coyle in EAC showdown

The Vineyard boys varsity hockey team posted its biggest win of the season to date by defeating league rivals Coyle and Cassidy.

Vineyard YMCA Makos make waves against Nantucket, Eastham

The bleachers at the YMCA pool were packed with fans as the Martha's Vineyard Makos took to the water Saturday afternoon in a three-team meet.

2011: The Martha’s Vineyard sports year in review

2011 was a banner year for the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS). Four banners, in fact, were raised to the rafters.

Vineyard YMCA Makos make a splash in opening meets

The Makos Swim Club of the YMCA of Martha's Vineyard opened its season earlier this month with a pair of away meets.

Halisky, Yennie victorious in tennis rematch

Vineyard Youth Tennis hosted a pro-junior exhibition doubles rematch, Dec.

Vineyarders swim against Sacred Heart, Pope JP II

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School swim club hit the pool at the YMCA in Oak Bluffs for a pair of meets last week as the regular season got underway.

Vineyarders take a bite out of Sandwich

The Vineyard varsity basketball teams travelled to nearby Sandwich Tuesday and returned to Vineyard Haven victorious as the high school hardwood season tipped off.

P.A. Club hosts casino night for MV Youth Hockey

The Portuguese-American Club in Oak Bluffs hosted a casino night, Saturday, to benefit Martha's Vineyard Youth Hockey.

Vineyarders skate against tough foes in pre-season openers

The Vineyard boys and girls varsity hockey teams hit the ice against top Division one competition in a series of pre-season scrimmages, last weekend, at the MV Arena.

West Tisbury tops Edgartown in junior high hoops opener

The interscholastic basketball season tipped off Tuesday afternoon at the Edgartown School, with a boys tilt between the home town Eagles and the Island's other dribbling birds of prey, the West Tisbury Hawks.

Winter sports begin for Vineyard high school teams

Players on the winter sports teams at Martha's Vineyard Regional High School, reported for action, Monday, as team tryouts and practices got underway.

1991 Vineyard state champs receive their due.

Players from the 1991 Martha's Vineyard Regional High School state championship football team finally recieved their rings, Friday night, at the pre-Island Cup alumni dinner at the high school cafeteria.

MVRHS senior Hughes to play lacrosse at Central Connecticut

After a two-year recruiting process, a three-sport varsity athlete signs a national letter of intent.

Turkey Open tennis

The Vineyard Tennis Center, Workout and Spa hosted the 16th annual Turkey Open Tennis Tournament last weekend.

33rd Island Cup: a tale of two seasons

The Vineyarders play the Whalers at 1 pm, Saturday.

Bishop Stang downs Vineyard jayvees

Bishop Stang exacted a modicum of revenge for Friday's varsity football defeat in North Dartmouth by defeating the Vineyard jayvees 25-15 on a sun-splashed Monday afternoon at Dan McCarthy Field.

Vineyard girls win home finale

The Vineyard girls varsity soccer team capped off senior day with its first home victory of the season, a 5-0 whitewashing of Cape Tech, Friday, at Dan McCarthy Field.

Spooky softball at Veterans Park

Each year following the Labor Day holiday, many of the Island's service industry professionals gather together on Tuesday afternoons to play softball at Veterans Park in Vineyard Haven.

Saturday storm just the ticket for speed sailors

Wind gusts of more than 30 mph Saturday provided superb conditions for competitors in the North American Speedsailing Invitational.