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The Martha's Vineyard Little League season has begun as 26 teams squared off at five venues across the Island.
March 30, Trey Rasmussen of Vineyard Haven was named to the Eastern College Athletic Conference All-Academic ice hockey team for the 2011-12 season.
The MV United Under-13 boys played their first home game against a MAPLE (Mass Premier League) team on Sunday at Veterans' Park.
The M.V. little league will host a team from Vermont in pre-season scrimmages and held its annual Field Day last weekend to touch up Island ballparks.
The West Tisbury Hawks served up an interscholastic volleyball championship on April 11 with a five-set win over the Oak Bluffs Blazers.
The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School sailing team enjoyed a successful week on the water. winning two of three matches Saturday and one Friday.
The YMCA of Martha's Vineyard's lifeguard certification course will be held April 16-20 from 9 am to 5 pm each day.
Martha's Vineyard Little League will hold its annual Field Day, this Saturday, April 14.
Seven Vineyard teams were in action over the weekend.
Coach Connie McHugh's squad opened the new season Monday with a 5-0 sweep over visiting Sandwich.
The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School girls lacrosse teams hosted players last weekend from the St. Helen and St. Katharine School in England.
In its season-opener on Tuesday, the Vineyard girls varsity lacrosse team blazed out of the gate with a 15-1 win over EAC rival Bishop Feehan.
Soccer players young and old took to the pitch at Veterans Memorial Park in Vineyard Haven last weekend as the spring season got underway.
Island Gynmastics hosted the Sandcastle meet Sunday. Islanders competed with gymnasts from the New England Sports Academy (NESA) and In Flight.
Vineyard travel hoopsters Erin Hill and Mya Houston joined 25 of the state's premier players in the Selecthoops Showcase in Mansfield last weekend.
The MVRHS track teams won the first meet of the season Tuesday in Abbington.
The Portuguese-American Club in Oak Bluffs hosted a wine, cheese, and beer tasting Saturday evening.
Massachusetts state representative Tim Madden honored Martha's Vineyard Regional High School senior Peter Keaney with an award Sunday, commemorating his 1,000 career point, scored in a boys varsity basketball game against Norton in Oak Bluffs on December 28.
The Island Gymnastics Training School Preteam B girls competed in the Teddy Bear Bingo meet held at Paradise Gym in Walpole on March 18, 2012.
Jeremy Alley-Tarter led a MVRHS track team sweep of the top three positions in Sunday's Oceanview St. Patty's Dayish 5K in Oak Bluffs.