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Edgartown caps undefeated season 

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In a final set of matches, Edgartown School came out on top over West Tisbury School during the Junior High Championship in volleyball on Thursday, May 12. This victory finishes an undefeated season for...

Jon Chatinover recognized for assistant coach role

Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) announced that swimming Coach Jon Chatinover was awarded the Winter Boys South Assistant Coach of the Year award by the Eastern Massachusetts Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association. Chatinover spent many...

Kevin Lewis remembered by tennis team

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The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) boys tennis team held a memorial ceremony in honor of their former coach, Kevin Lewis, who passed away in November, at Ned Fennessy Courts in Oak Bluffs....

Tony Mottola named MVRHS football head coach

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Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) announced Tony Mottola will be the next person to lead the football team after former MVRHS head football Coach Donald Herman retired in December.  “I am beyond excited about...

Oak Bluffs man to compete in Ironman championships

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J.P. Dowd, who was born and raised in Oak Bluffs and now lives in Boston, will be competing this weekend in the Ironman World Championships, his sister Chick Stapleton, owner of Island Spirit Kayak,...

Jonathan Norton qualifies for Nike National Championships

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Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School (MVRHS) senior and team captain Jonathan Norton is the first athlete from the school’s outdoor track and field team to qualify for the Nike National Championships during the 2022...

Vineyard Support Sharks bring home gold and silver

The Vineyard Support Sharks returned to the Island victorious from a Special Olympics regional swim meet on Sunday at Bridgewater. According to the YMCA swim coach, Jen Passafiume, “this was the first time this...

Skaters show off their stuff

The Martha’s Vineyard Skating Club held its 33rd annual ice show on Friday and Saturday at the MV Ice Arena. The event included performances from the very youngest preschool skaters to senior Ryan Giordano,...

Youth basketball wrap-up

Week 3 of the Martha's Vineyard Youth Basketball League was a burner!  Tuesday, April 5 Lime 80, Green 49: For Lime, Noah Jones scored 25 points and Kamel Timmons scored a game high of 37. Kaio...

Softball program gets waiver

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The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School softball team has been granted a waiver to allow seventh- and eighth-grade students to play on the team. Coach Samantha Burns went before the school board on Wednesday, March...

MVYBL wraps up second week

It was another exciting week of hoops at the Martha's Vineyard Youth Basketball League. Good times, friendly competition, close games and a buzzer-beater were just a sample of the events of the week. Tuesday, March...

Masters compete in New England event

The Martha’s Vineyard Masters swim team traveled to WPI University for the 2022 New England LMSC Short Course (Yards) Championships this past weekend. The event, normally at Harvard University, has not happened since 2019...

Kids trout tourney returns

Parents, it’s time to stock up on coffee — you’re going to need it. The Martha’s Vineyard Rod and Gun Club Kids Trout Tournament, which begins at first light, returns on Saturday, April 9, to Duarte’s...

March madness at MVRHS

The Martha's Vineyard Youth Basketball League tipped off its second season on Tuesday, March 22, at a packed high school gymnasium.  The co-ed high school basketball league consists of six teams, and is run by...

Utz competes in national competition

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On Sunday March 13, MVRHS senior Zachary Utz competed in the New Balance Nationals Indoor (NBNI) Championships at the Armory’s New Balance Track and Field Center in New York City. Zach qualified for the...

Island musician rocks at skeet shooting

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West Tisbury resident Mike Kerr has been dominating in competitions for his newfound hobby. Kerr, who is a musician, decided to give skeet shooting a try for the first time only a year ago....

Mariners win league championship

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The Martha’s Vineyard 10 and under youth hockey team, the Mariners, took the South Coast Hockey League championship Sunday on a sudden-death overtime goal by Rory Carestia.  The game was played at Boss Arena in...

Saving his best for last

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In an overtime win against Dennis-Yarmouth, Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School goalie Graham Stearns can be seen skating the length of the ice to console the Dolphins goalie, who is on one knee after...

Kaleb Hatt picked for Shriners game

Senior Kaleb Hatt, a two-way player and team captain for the Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School football team, has been selected for the Shriners All-Star Game, scheduled for June 17 at Gillette Stadium. Kaleb was...

MV loses in overtime

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You knew it was going to be a tight game. The Vineyarders lost to Nantucket 4-1 at home earlier in the year, and beat the Whalers 3-1 at Nantucket. After beating Mashpee/Monomoy 7-0 in the...