Sunday, June 16, 2013
The Martha's Vineyard Regional High School boys tennis team captured its second consecutive state championship Saturday in Worcester and came home to a cheering Island crowd.
For the second consecutive year, the Martha's Vineyard Regional High School boys tennis team has won the state championship. "Congratulations to the MVRHS Boys Tennis Team for winnng the State Championship today held at Clark University in Worcester! This makes two years in a row!" posted Vineyard Youth Tennis executive director Scott Smith on the MV Patch Facebook page Saturday. The team defeated Bromfield High School 4-1 to retain the trophy and were met by cheering crowds on their return to the Vineyard, according to news reports in the Martha's Vineyard Times and Vineyard Gazette Do you have Island sports news? Post it on Patch! Stay Patched in! Follow Martha's Vineyard Patch on Twitter | Like Martha's Vineyard Patch on Facebook | Sign…
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Upload a photo of yourself in your B's gear or your shrine to the home team. Then tell us in the comments where on Martha's Vineyard you are watching the Stanley Cup series.
The Boston Bruins play Game 1 of the National Hockey League finals against the Chicago Blackhawks tonight at 8 on NBC. We want to know what you're planning to do for the big game. Will you get all dressed up in your Bruins garb, or do you have a Bruins sign or a shrine in your home? Take a picture and upload it here by clicking on the "Upload Photos and Videos" button above. We're also looking for MV Patch readers' suggestions for the best places on the Island to watch the Stanley Cup: Tell us in the comments, and go Bruins! Stay Patched in! Follow Martha's Vineyard Patch on Twitter | Like Martha's Vineyard Patch on Facebook | Sign up for the daily email with links to the latest news | Got something to say? Post on Patch and share your …
The two governors have agreed to a bet over hockey's greatest event, with the loser to volunteer at a food pantry in the winner's state.
Massachusetts and Illinois will be fixated on the Stanley Cup finals over the next few days, and it appears the governors of those states will be as well. Tuesday, Massachusetts governor Deval Patrick announced the wager made between himself and Illinois governor Pat Quinn over the outcome of the series between the Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks. Under the terms of the wager, if the Bruins win, Quinn will volunteer at the Greater Boston Food Bank. If the Blackhawks win, Patrick will volunteer at the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Both governors exchanged some good-natured trash talk along with the announcement. “I look forward to seeing the Bruins circle the ice with the Stanley Cup above their heads,” said Patrick. “And I’m …
The Martha's Vineyard Sharks and Brockton Rox each had two runs when rain put an end to the opening-day game after six innings Tuesday night, reports the Martha's Vineyard Times.
The Martha's Vineyard Sharks started their home opener Tuesday with a 1 and 1 season. They're still 1 and 1 after rain forced an end to the game after the sixth inning, reports the Martha's Vineyard Times. The Sharks and visitors Brockton Rox were tied 2-2 when the game was called and will resume the contest in a double header June 29, the Times reports. Click here for a schedule of Sharks home games in June. Stay Patched in! Follow Martha's Vineyard Patch on Twitter | Like Martha's Vineyard Patch on Facebook | Sign up for the daily email with links to the latest news | Got something to say? Post on Patch and share your news and opinions.
Tuesday, June 11, 2013
It's Opening Day at the refurbished Shark Tank in Oak Bluffs, where the 1-1 Martha's Vineyard Sharks face the Brockton Rox. Wear your Little League team jersey and cap for free admission at the gate.
Play Ball! Opening day at the "Shark Tank" at Martha's Vineyard Regional High School is Tuesday, June 11, when the Martha's Vineyard Sharks face the Brockton Rox. Game time is 6 p.m. The Island ballpark has been spiffed up for the 2013 season with newly-installed seats from Camden Yards in Baltimore and lights for night games, which begin June 15. Bleacher seats are $4 for kids, $5 for seniors and $6 for adults, with reserved seats $10, according to the MV Sharks website. The team is 1 and 1 with a win over the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs and a loss to the Seacoast Mavericks, according to the MV Sharks. Just for kids Kids get an extra at today's game: A free, special Sharks-oriented scavenger hunt created by Geraldine Moriarty, whose "Funhunters…
Friday, June 7, 2013
Opening Day on the Island is June 11, and the Martha's Vineyard Sharks are already up one game after beating the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs this week, according to the Sharks blog. Here's the home-game schedule for June.
The 2013 Martha's Vineyard Sharks got off to a good start on the mainland with this week's win over the Wachusett Dirt Dawgs. According to the Sharks blog, the score was 8-4. Read the full game report here. Opening day at the "Shark Tank" at Martha's Vineyard Regional High School is Tuesday, June 11, when the Sharks face the Brockton Rox. The Island ballpark has been spiffed up for the 2013 season with newly-installed seats from Camden Yards in Baltimore and lights for night games, which begin June 15. MV Sharks June home game schedule: Tuesday June 11 - 6 p.m. - Brockton Rox Wednesday June 12 - 6 p.m. - OOB Raging Tide Saturday June 15 - 6:45 p.m. - North Shore Navigators Wednesday June 19 - 6:45 p.m. - OOB Raging Tide Sunday June 23 - 6…
Wednesday, June 5, 2013
Dine and donate to MV Youth Soccer at Flatbread Company Thursday evening, when you can also bid on some alluring silent auction items.
Wednesday, May 29, 2013
The two teams will go head-to-head Thursday in Holliston.
Martha's Vineyard's softball team will take on Holliston in the preliminary round of the MIAA Girls’ Lacrosse South Division 2 playoffs on Thursday, May 30 at 4 p.m. in Holliston. The softball squad, which finished 11-9, have the 19th ranking in the tournament. Holliston is ranked 14th and finished the year 12-8. Got spring sports news? Post it on Patch! Stay Patched in! Follow Martha's Vineyard Patch on Twitter | Like Martha's Vineyard Patch on Facebook | Sign up for the daily email with links to the latest news | Got something to say? Start a blog and share your views.
Thursday, May 23, 2013
Make sure your favorite Martha's Vineyard sports teams and individual athletes are highlighted on Patch this season! Here's how.
MV Patch is looking for athletes, coaches, parents, booster club members and fans who are eager to show their team spirit on MV Patch. News about any team – from youth t-ball to middle and high school sports, recreational teams, adult leagues and more – it’s all welcome. Here's how you can share news about your sports team this spring: Blog about your sports team: Share stats, recaps, photos and/or videos from the game in your own sports blog. Discuss the team, coaches and players with other fans in the community. Check out this blog from the MV Sharks for an example. Blogs are easy. First, you need to sign in and create an account. Using Facebook to log in is an easy option. Or, if you're already a Patch user, update your profile. Here’s…
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
If you're looking for a summer job in bustling Vineyard Haven, we've found some openings for you. Don't forget to check our Jobs page for more listings.
Job-seekers have options for summer employment in Vineyard Haven, where MV Patch has spotted help-wanted signs at businesses including: Also hiring, in Vineyard Haven and at the MV Arena: Sports Haven, which has posted its job listing on Patch: "Sports Haven, the island's sporting goods connection is hiring for both their Vineyard Haven shop location and the Pro Shop at the MV Arena. Friendly, mature, responsible sales help, part time in spring, fall and winter, full time June through August. Email email@example.com or apply within at our Vineyard Haven location Thursday-Saturday. Pay negotiable based on experience." Click here to find more summer jobs on Martha's Vineyard. Recent additions: Is your Island business hiring? Post on …