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Battle in the Bluffs is all about hoops fundamentals

Former player and coach Ian Minor hopes the lessons he teaches to young people on the basketball court will extend to life.

Creamers still perfect, ‘Canes, Snaps upset in summer softball

In a wild week of softball, the Brewhas handed the 'Canes their first defeat, the Treds got their first win, and the Snaps and Creamers kept rolling.

Oak Bluffs Summer League basketball underway

Eight teams took to the court Friday on a busy opening night at Niantic Park in Oak Bluffs.

Vineyard Streetball Classic returns to Oak Bluffs for 10th year

More than 100 players on 30 teams from throughout the state came to Niantic Park, Tuesday to compete in the 10th annual Vineyard Streetball Classic.

Sports highlights

The Martha's Vineyard Little League 12-year-old all-stars continued on their quest to reach the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania.

Sports highlights

Lizzie and Anne Williamson defeated Carlene Gatting and Alexis Condon 6-1, 4-6, 10-2 to win the Mother- Child Tournament held at Vineyard Youth Tennis last weekend.

Summer softball roundup

As the summer softball season begins to heat up, the Snaps and Creamers, 'Canes and 'Cats are all off to fast starts.

Tennis for Haiti at Farm Neck

More than 60 players took to the courts at Farm Neck over the weekend to help raise money for the Fish Farm for Haiti project.

Edgartown Yacht Club hosts first Vineyard Challenge

Edgartown met Annapolis last weekend as Vesper and Flying Jenny 7, two trans pac 52's, squared off in a match race sailing regatta.

Martha’s Vineyard Under-15 boys win state soccer championship

It's getting to be a habit for Island teams to succeed in state competition – this time in soccer's Massachusetts Tournament of Champions.

Cubs and Marlins are Martha’s Vineyard Little League champs

Aidan Aliberti threw a complete game two-hitter and struck out 15 to lead the Cubs to the major league title. The Marlins won the minor league title.

Sports highlights

The major and minor leagues began the playoffs, counting down to Saturday's finals at Veira Park.

Martha’s Vineyard women’s summer softball underway

The defending champion Snaps, along with the Creamers, and Honeys, got off to good starts as the Women's Slow-Pitch League got underway, Tuesday.

Martha’s Vineyard men’s summer softball begins

The Blazers, Hurricanes, and Wildcats were the winners on opening night in men's Island Softball League play at Veterans Park.

Martha’s Vineyard Sharks lose to Nashua in home opener

The Martha's Vineyard Sharks returned to the "Field of Dreams" Vineyard Baseball Park on Saturday for the first home game of the 2012 season.

Special Olympians shine in swim meet at the YMCA

Athletes, coaches, and fans alike were all winners last Friday as the YMCA of Martha's Vineyard hosted its first Special Olympics swim meet.

Sports highlights

Maggie Riseborough at the All N.

Martha’s Vineyard boys clinch MIAA Division 3 state tennis championship

The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School boys team finished the season with a perfect 23-0 record.

Martha’s Vineyard boys beat Weston, play for state title Thursday

State title match is Thursday, in this historic year for regional high school boys tennis team.

Martha’s Vineyard Sharks lose home opener, 8-4

Vineyarder Tad Gold was 1 for 4 with a run scored and leads the Sharks in hitting with a .462 average, but MV lost their home opener, 8-4 on Saturday.