TEWKSBURY — Tewksbury’s U8 District All Star team got off to a great start with this weekend’s play in the Conway Classic tournament, as they dominated a pair of opponents on their way to a 2-0 record on the weekend.
In recent weeks several local hockey players have participated in the Hockey Night in Boston (HNIB) Summer Tournament. The HNIB Tournament, which is actually a series of tournaments among different age levels for both boys and girls, is one of the most prestigious summer hockey tournaments i…
The Tewksbury High School Hall of Fame running back was holding a child in every photograph. Jay Petros was also smiling in every single photograph. Memories of a proud father and grandfather. There was not a football, trophy or any semblance of athletic achievement in sight. When I heard th…
TEWKSBURY — The Tewksbury 9U District All Star Baseball team did not achieve the results they wanted this past weekend, finishing with a 1-2 record in the States round of the Cal Ripken tournament.
TEWKSBURY — The playoff run for Tewksbury’s U8 District All Star team in the Cal Ripken tournament came to an end with a loss to Chelmsford 6-5 held last Wednesday night.
The 9U District All Star Team advanced to the State Tournament over the weekend, with a hard fought 6-0 win over Westford, improving their record to 4-0 to this point.
This past week, Tewksbury Memorial High School sophomore Makayla Paige was named the Massachusetts Gatorade Track and Field Athlete of the Year.
ST. LOUIS, MO. — The St. Louis Blues may have broken Bruins fans hearts recently with their Game 7 win in the Stanley Cup Finals, but for the next few days at least, there is plenty of reason for local hockey fans to be rooting for at least one potential future member of the Stanley Cup champions.
TEWKSBURY — The 9U District All Star Team for Tewksbury is most certainly an offensive juggernaut in the Cal Ripken District Tournament, posting a record of 3-0 to this point thus far.
TEWKSBURY — Even though there were no hometown champions, the 9th annual Tewksbury Open was an unmitigated success, according to tournament director Mary MacDonald.
TEWKSBURY — Among the many local residents who took part in the 9th Annual Tewksbury Open, Jaryd Palmer was one of the two tennis players to make it to the finals.
TEWKSBURY — The third best showing from a local resident at last weekend’s 9th Annual Tewksbury Open tennis tournament came from Mark Heichman, a veteran player in local tennis circles.
TEWKSBURY — The youngest of the all-star teams in town, Tewksbury’s 8U District team has learned on the fly how to play meaningful baseball, as well as the ups and downs of each game of the Cal Ripken Tournament.
At the freshman level of high school sports, the main goal is not necessarily about wins and losses, but rather it is to prepare the players for the higher levels of play throughout their high school careers.
GREENSBORO, NC/TEWKSBURY — Throughout it all — qualifying for the meet, fundraising for the trip, the flight, the practices, the actual race, possibly being disqualified, the protest, awaiting the decision, the heartaches and the nervousness and anxiety of it all — the foursome of senior Col…
BILLERICA — There are few things in life that Greg Bendel loves more than coaching at Shawsheen Tech. His loyalty to his alma mater where he has been the head coach of the Rams Boys Basketball team for the past eight seasons is second to none, and it showed in his tremendous commitment to th…
BILLERICA — For the past eight years the Shawsheen Tech Boys Basketball team has been led by the steady hand of Greg Bendel, a Shawsheen Tech alumnus who had coached the team with the passion and dedication only a lifelong Ram could bring to the job.
GREENSBORO, NC/TEWKSBURY — A total of eight student-athletes represented Tewksbury Memorial High School this past weekend when they competed in the New Balance High School National Track-and-Field meet.
MARBLEHEAD — Last Thursday, the best season in program history unfortunately came to an end for the Tewksbury High School Girls' Tennis team. The No. 6 seed Redmen closed out the season with a 13-5 record after falling to No. 3 seed Marblehead, 4-1 in a Division 2 North sectional quarterfina…
TEWKSBURY – Back in the mid to late 1990s, the Tewksbury Memorial High School girls' tennis team had gone five or so seasons without winning a match. The streak was just under 100 of consecutive losses.
WESTFIELD — On Saturday afternoon, Tewksbury Memorial High School sophomore Makayla Paige became the fifth female — and the youngest — in the history of the Outdoor Track-and-Field program to capture an All-State Championship title.
WESTFIELD — After his winning throw of 191-02, it's believed that Tewksbury Memorial High School senior Lucas Frost became the first male athlete in the outdoor track-and-field program to capture two straight All-State Championship Titles.
WOBURN – When the MIAA released its boys tennis state tournament pairings last week, pretty much the worse possible scenario occurred for the Tewksbury Memorial High School Boys team.
BURLINGTON — Regardless of how they fared in their season finale on the road against Burlington last Wednesday afternoon, the season had to be considered a success for the Tewksbury High Girls Lacrosse team. They entered the game having already won five games on the season after just winning…
DRACUT — Both last year and this season, the Tewksbury Memorial High School softball teams have been extremely young. Last year's team finished with an 8-12 record and lost a couple of key players. This year's team had just one senior and despite going the second half of the season with a pi…
WESTFIELD — While the day was highlighted by the first place finishes by senior Lucas Frost in the javelin and Makayla Paige in the 800-meters, there were a handful of other solid performances by members of both the Tewksbury Memorial High School boys and girls outdoor track-and-field teams …
TEWKSBURY — You see it all of the time in sports. You are seeing it now with the Boston Bruins' goalie Tuuka Rask – a player who is "in the zone" and enjoys an incredible hot streak.
WILMINGTON — Most high school senior football players would likely agree that when the traditional Thanksgiving Day contest comes to a close, there is often a yearning to continue with the game that had consumed a better part of their lives. Aside from the uncommon college recruit, football …
TEWKSBURY – If the Tewksbury Memorial High School girls' tennis team was going to make program history on Sunday, it certainly needed everyone from top to bottom contributing.
TEWKSBURY — Throughout the calender year, many of the Tewksbury Memorial High School athletic teams have taken home their share of hardware, with a state title, a state finalist trophy, among many other incredible league, team and individual awards.
TEWKSBURY — Rick Keene couldn’t help but laugh when he told a story about the first practice he had as the coach of the newly named JV Boys Tennis team.
TEWKSBURY — After the 5-1 loss to Lawrence at home last Thursday, Tewksbury Memorial High School baseball coach Kirk Monbleau was asked about his thoughts on the entire season, even though the team had two more games on the next two days.
READING — It was an eventful week for the Shawsheen Tech Girls Lacrosse team, who saw their season come to an end on Monday night with a 14-1 loss to Austin Prep in the first round of the MIAA Division 2 North Sectional Tournament.
BILLERICA — For a little over a quarter the Shawsheen Tech Boys Lacrosse team looked like they might be on the verge of an upset in their matchup with Newburyport in the first round of the MIAA Division 3 North Sectional Tournament on Tuesday afternoon at the Charles H. Lyons Athletic Complex.
TYNGSBORO — As they have all season long, the Shawsheen Tech Softball team gave it everything they had in their season finale on Saturday afternoon in a road game against CAC rival Greater Lowell.
CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA/TEWKSBURY — Jack Theriault is old school. He certainly proved that the entire season but more so in the last few weeks.
WINDHAM, NH – On Tuesday afternoon, Windham, New Hampshire Athletic Director Bill Raycraft and Principal Stephen Sierpina announced that former Tewksbury Memorial High School football captain Jack Byrne has been named the new head football coach of the Jaguars.
TEWKSBURY — If ever a team didn’t want to season come to an end, it would have to be the Wilmington High Boys Lacrosse team.
NORTH ANDOVER — Heading into Sunday's Division 3 Eastern Mass Championship Meet, in order for the Tewksbury Memorial High School boys' outdoor track-and-field team to have a chance at first place or in the top three, so many things had to go right, while the team needed to have several athle…
NORTH ANDOVER — At the conclusion of a very long day in the heat, both the Tewksbury Memorial High School girls and boys outdoor track team coaches joked that both programs led the state with runners-up finishes at post-season meets.
NORTH ANDOVER — When it comes to describing the success that Lucas Frost has had in two years of the throwing the javelin, it's tough to figure out the most amazing part of it all.
NORTH ANDOVER — If you haven't heard of Makayla Paige or haven't seen her perform yet, shame on you. You are really missing out.
TEWKSBURY – Coming off a winless season the year before and under the direction of a first-year head coach, it was hard to predict what kind of success the Tewksbury High Boys Lacrosse team would have this season.
LOWELL – A night after struggling in the field and dropping a game to Methuen in the first round of the annual Spinners Cup Tournament held back on May 21st, the Tewksbury Memorial High School Baseball team rebounded and played much better in the consolation game before splitting two games i…