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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.

Edgartown School holds annual Pumpkin Run

The Edgartown School held its annual Pumpkin Run, Wednesday.

Visiting Somerset team is victim of high school locker room thefts

Oak Bluffs Police said that cash taken from various individuals that totaled approximately $180 and a pair of sneakers was taken from the locker room.

Andy Berry is Holmes Hole top sailor

Andy Berry, Assistant Principal of the high school, won the coveted Frank Jewett trophy awarded to the Holmes Hole sailor who wins the most points in the Holmes Hole Sailing Association's season-long racing series.

Senior day for Vineyard harriers

The Vineyard cross-country teams honored their seniors and hosted Eastern Athletic Conference rival Somerset Berkley, Wednesday, in the final home meet of the season.

West Bridgewater downs Vineyarders in Field Hockey

The West Bridgewater Wildcats paid a visit Tuesday and topped the Vineyard varsity field hockey squad, 3-1, in an Eastern Athletic Conference matchup.

Vineyarders outpaced by Chicopee, 1-0

The Vineyard boys varsity soccer team entertained the Chicopee Pacers, Saturday, at Dan McCarthy Field.

Vineyard Rotarians golf for Hospice, Island charities

A record 92 golfers turned out for the seventh annual Rotary Club Island Charity Golf Tournament at the Vineyard Golf Club on a perfect autumn Monday morning and afternoon.