Dust off your sneakers, sharpen your skates and get ready to burn off that eggnog. Or just round up the family and cheer on the hometown boys, girls, men and women of present and years past.

The Martha’s Vineyard Regional High School alumni hockey and basketball games return Friday, Dec. 23. Women take to the ice at 5:30 p.m. at the Martha’s Vineyard Arena. The men’s hockey game begins at 6:45 p.m. To sign up, call 508-693-5329 or e-mail mvice@vineyard.net. The alumni hockey basketball games take place at the high school. Women play at 6 p.m., men at 7:30 p.m.