Area’s Only Female Golf Coach Leads OC to First Win

Old Colony bucked tradition years ago when they became one of the first schools in the area with a female head coach for their boys’ soccer program, Mary Anne Walker, who coached the team for almost two decades before retiring earlier this decade. And the Cougars did it again this fall with the addition of […] Read more »

Gateway Youth Hockey

The Gateway Gladiators season got under way this weekend, with the Midget Blue team tying their first game 3-3 and losing their second game 5-3. On Saturday, the Gladiators traveled to Providence to take on a tough opponent. Jared Robbins opened the scoring for the Gladiators, scoring a power play goal, with assists coming from […] Read more »

Weathering the Early-Season Fall Storm

It’s an inevitable part of any sports undertaking – rescheduling due to weather. Tropical Storm Jose started hitting the area on Tuesday, and Maria was a few days behind in the Atlantic Ocean. For high school athletic offices, it is what it is. “It’s going to be a crazy week this week,” Old Rochester Regional […] Read more »

Athletic Achievements

Mikayla Demanche of Rochester and Devyn O’Connor of Marion were inducted into the American International College (AIC) Athletic Director’s 3.0 Club. Induction is an annual ceremony held at the beginning of fall semester that recognizes those student-athletes who achieve a 3.0 cumulative GPA or better after attending AIC for one year or more. Read more »

Falling Back Into the Groove at ORR, OC, Tabor

When it comes to fall sports and activities at the high school level, it’s all about participation. At Tabor Academy, Old Rochester Regional, and Old Colony, September is about sprinkling the seeds for a successful athletic program. “Our theme goes back to the concept of team,” said Tabor Athletic Director Conan Leary. “We look at […] Read more »

Mattapoisett Recreation Pickleball

Mattapoisett Recreation will continue Adult Drop-in Pickleball on Thursday evenings. The new time is 5:00 – 6:30 pm. Saturday Drop-in is from 10:00 – 11:30 am. Racquets and balls are available at the courts. If you have any questions, please email MATTREC at mattrec@mattapoisett.net. Read more »

Angelica Yacht Club Awards

Angelica Yacht Club, located on Point Connett, held its annual sailing awards on September 4. Commodore Todd Correia was master of ceremonies. The following awards were presented: July 4th Series: Beginners: 1st: Ellie Correia; 2nd: Zoe Plante; 3rd: Maya Warren Juniors: 1st: Matthew Fleming; 2nd: William Correia; 3rd: Ryan Fleming Open: 1st: Nick Warren; 2nd: […] Read more »

Can ORR Athletics be Best in Division Again?

If it seemed like 2016-17 was a banner year for Old Rochester Regional High School sports, it was. In fact, it was a best-in-the-state kind of season. The Eastern Massachusetts state athletic programs are grouped based on similar size and makeup, and Old Rochester had the best overall winning percentage out of their 38-school division […] Read more »

Flag Football Kick-off Clinic

Mattapoisett Recreation will be offering a free Flag Football Kick-off Clinic on Sunday, September 10 from 9:00 – 10:00 am at Tabor Academy Football Field. Coaches will be running skills and drills stations to test speed, accuracy and endurance. Registration is open online at www.mattrec.net. Registrations will also be accepted at the clinic. Deadline to […] Read more »

BBC Training Ride

On October 1, hundreds of cyclists will tour through Southeastern New England, including Fairhaven, Mattapoisett and Rochester, to raise money for clean water during the Buzzards Bay Coalition’s 11th annual Buzzards Bay Watershed Ride. If you’re interested in learning more about the Watershed Ride and would like to meet other local cyclists, join the Coalition […] Read more »