Nipmuc/BVT Ski Co-Op Sends Four to States

The Nipmuc/Blackstone Valley Tech ski team completed a successful run through the Central Mass. Ski Conference and four skiers from the two schools will be moving on to the state championships. “We had an outstanding season,” said first-year head coach Bob O’Hagan “The racers improved continuously throughout the season and it was evident, their times […]

BVT Girls Gearing Up For Postseason

The Blackstone Valley Tech girls basketball team is looking to ramp up its intensity as the postseason nears, battling tough non-league competition, and looking to stay unbeaten in the Colonial Athletic League. “Figuring things out these last few games has been good for us, figuring out what we need to do to win,” said head […]

Nipmuc’s Downing Scores 1,000th Point

In the middle of a game against Northbridge, Nipmuc senior Kyle Downing caught a pass at the top of the key, took one dribble to his left after getting a screen from his teammate, and drained a jump shot to hit 1,000 points for his career. The milestone came in the midst of a monster […]

Olympics Boost Interest In Local Curling Club

As the world’s best gather in Pyeongchang, South Korea to compete for the gold medal, a group of local winter sports enthusiasts are putting their own skills on display for an increasingly large audience. The Blackstone Valley Curling Club has seen a noticeable uptick in enthusiasm for the unique ice-based game, and the club’s founder […]

Milford’s Irwin Scores 1,000th Point

Milford senior basketball standout Kate Irwin netted her 1,000th point in a Scarlet Hawks’ uniform, becoming only the second girl in program history to reach the milestone mark. “It makes me feel pretty good, this is not something everyone gets and being the second girl is pretty cool,” Irwin said. “I will always remember the […]

MHS Track Teams Take Aim At League Titles

The Milford High School boys’ and girls’ indoor track teams head into this Saturday’s Hockomock League championships with several chances to finish at the top of the podium. “We have a few kids who are seeded in the top-three right now and have a shot at winning a couple of events, so I am feeling […]

Nipmuc to Start Athletic Hall of Fame

Nipmuc will look to honor some of its best athletes and coaches with the creation of an sports Hall of Fame, according to Athletic Director Chris Schmidt. “One of the big things we have moving forward is getting the Hall of Fame in place,” Schmidt said. “That is the next big endeavor and I am […]

Milford Resident Drives Sox Gear to Ft. Myers

For two decades, Milford resident Al Hartz has loaded up a 53-foot truck with thousands of baseballs, hundreds of helmets, and dozens of cases of sunflower seeds. He takes off from Fenway Park, and makes a 1,480-mile trek south to Fort Myers, Fla. to deliver the equipment for Red Sox Spring Training. “Once I leave […]