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The Sharks’ season in review

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The Sharks had an exciting, albeit disappointing end to their 2023 campaign, as they got eliminated from playoff contention on the final day of...

Sharks fall after epic playoff push

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The baseball gods toyed with the Sharks’ hearts this past week, as they miraculously launched themselves into playoff contention, and then — just as...

Sharks Saturday doubleheader a pivotal spot

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With their playoff aspirations on the line, the No. 8 Sharks play their two most important games of the season tonight, against the No....

Coming of age in the Shark Tank

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When Oak Bluffs native James Sashin first joined the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks, he was a shy, inexperienced ballplayer fresh out of high school. He...

Do or die for the Sharks 

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The Sharks’ 44-game regular season will come to an end this Sunday, and their playoff push is as close as ever.  The New England Collegiate...

2023 Vineyard Cup a success

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  Sail Martha’s Vineyard held its annual Vineyard Cup this past weekend, with 58 different boats of all sizes and styles registering to compete.  Ranging from...

Sharks playing from behind

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With the midseason point having come and gone, the reigning champs sit at a dissatisfying 10-16-1, 2.5 games back from the No. 8 seed...

Island kitesurfer resets world record 

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52-year-old Rob Douglas Jr. returned to Vineyard Haven this past week a world champion, reclaiming his title as the fastest kitesurfer over one nautical...

Little Leaguers compete with state’s best

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For the first time in five years, the Martha’s Vineyard Little League nominated All-Star teams to compete in the Little League World Series qualifiers...

Sharks go through week two gauntlet

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From Thursday, June 15, to Wednesday, June 21, the Sharks played the first overall Newport Gulls, fourth overall Mystic Schooners, and fifth overall Ocean...

The Little League World Series returns to the Vineyard

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The Martha’s Vineyard Little League has a big week ahead of them, hosting first-round qualifying games for the Little League World Series in both...

Meet your local mixtape professional

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Zak Potter is a rising junior at MVRHS, and is well known among its varsity teams for the electric mixtape videos he makes. Boys’...

MVRHS relay team going to Oregon for Nationals

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This Thursday, the MVRHS girls’ sprint medley relay team will fly to Eugene, Ore., to compete in the Nike Outdoor Nationals over the weekend.  The...

Sharks emerge from first week of action at .500

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The first week of the New England Collegiate Baseball League regular season has come and gone, and the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks stand at 3-3. The...

Three-sport letterwoman recognized by MIAA

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On Monday morning, senior Nellie Long was awarded Student-Athlete of the Month by the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association, or MIAA.  Assistant Director Steve Dubzinski came...

Boys tennis postseason run ends in state semifinals

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The No. 2 Vineyarders boys tennis team lost 3-2 to the No. 3 Dover-Sherborn Raiders this afternoon, in the semifinals of the MIAA Division...

Boys’ tennis to play in state semifinals today

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The No. 2 Vineyarders have their most highly anticipated match of the season today, against No. 3 Dover-Sherborn at 3 pm in Somerset. Not only...

MVRHS sports wrap-up

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Boys’ tennis handles first-round opposition On June 2, the No. 2 Vineyarders welcomed No. 34 Ludlow to the Ned Fennessy Courts for their first-round match...

MV Sharks kick off summer with exhibition match

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Reigning New England Collegiate Baseball League champions the Martha’s Vineyard Sharks took the field for the first time this year on Monday, facing off...

Chess tables coming to Oak Bluffs Harbor

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The MVRHS building trades class and MVRHS chess club have recently joined forces, devising a plan to install wooden chess tables at the Oak...