ORR Girls Happily Hop on Ice

            Girls who play hockey are among life’s elite problem solvers.             If they’re from southeastern Massachusetts, they grew up skating on boys’ teams and clomping that extra 150 feet off the ice to a dressing room far removed from the epicenter of camaraderie, that sacred place where a team becomes a team.             Adjusting […] Read more »

Bulldogs Eager to Rewrite Hockey Script

            Despite not winning any of their 20 games last winter, the Old Rochester Regional/Fairhaven boys hockey team was in many of those contests only to fall on the wrong side of the fine line between winning and losing with an inexperienced decision or an untimely penalty. Conventional wisdom says the growing pains of 2019-20 […] Read more »

Careful Planning Goes into ORR’s Basketball Seasons

            After delaying the fall sports season to the designated Fall II due to COVID-19 concerns, Old Rochester Regional High School is back to hosting interscholastic athletics. The Bulldogs’ winter teams have held tryouts and started holding practices ahead of the designated start of the 2020-21 South Coast Conference sports calendar, which begins on January 5. […] Read more »

ORR Seniors Find Footing in Mariner Soccer League

            Old Rochester Regional’s girls soccer players still want the chance to dominate South Coast Conference play when the MIAA’s Fall II season rolls around later in the 2020-21 academic year. Still, if that falls through, some of them will be just fine — even seniors.             That’s all thanks to the Mariner Youth Soccer […] Read more »

Tabor Athletes Developing Skills to Maximize Potential

            Just like the other Tri-Town-area high schools, Old Colony and Old Rochester, Tabor Academy is not holding interscholastic sports in the fall because of the COVID-19 pandemic. But while the MIAA gave schools the option to opt for a “Fall II” season in which Old Colony and Old Rochester plan to participate, Tabor student-athletes are […] Read more »

Old Colony Takes Home Another Markham Award

            Old Colony Regional Vocational-Technical High School has something special going on in the athletic department.             For the second time in the last three years, the Cougars have been awarded the Division II Walter J. Markham Award. The honor was also bestowed upon them in 2017-18 when they had the best win-loss record among […] Read more »

ORR, SCC Push Fall Sports Back

            The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association fall sports season is set to start soon, but many schools have chosen to opt for the “Fall II” season. Old Rochester Regional High School had hoped to play fall sports during their normal months, but like Old Colony Regional Vocational-Technical High School, the Bulldogs have opted to play their […] Read more »

Old Colony Pushes Fall Sports Deep into Winter

            In a time when there is still so much unknown, Old Colony Regional Vocational-Technical High School Director of Athletics Matt Trahan has made a decision about the school’s 2020 fall sports season. The Cougars will push fall sports back to the MIAA’s Fall II season, which will take place between the winter and spring seasons […] Read more »

Old Rochester Youth Baseball

Old Rochester Youth Baseball is excited to announce, we have opened registration for 2020 Fall Baseball! Please head to our website, oldrochesteryouthbaseball.org, click on the Registration Tab, and then on the link/arrow for Fall Ball Registration. Deadline to register your player is September 5th, 2020.              When registering your child, please consider which division you would […] Read more »

ORR, Old Colony Hopeful for Fall Sports

            As the 2020-21 school year approaches, one of the many issues that need to be addressed is the fall high school sports season. In Massachusetts, the MIAA Board of Directors has been in constant discussion about plans, working with the MIAA COVID-19 Task Force and the MIAA Sports Medicine Committee.             “Every sports committee has come […] Read more »