Lax Coach Retires After Successful Run

Chris Greene took over as head coach of the boys lacrosse team in 2008, and his tenure ushered in a new era of success.

For 20 Years One Name Truly Shines for Girls' Lacrosse: Betsy Dripps

As the Martha's Vineyard girls' lacrosse team enters the state tournament this week, Coach Betsy Dripps, who retires this year, reflects on 20 years at the helm of the program she founded.

Girls' Lacrosse Digs Deep

Last week the varsity girls’ lacrosse team came up with two big wins by beating Bishop Stang on their turf and Nauset at home.

Girls' Lacrosse Team Notches Early Wins

The girls’ varsity and JV lacrosse teams started their season off with strong showings against Falmouth.

Girls' Lacrosse Posts Strong Showing

The girls’ varsity and JV lacrosse teams started their season off with strong showings against Falmouth last Monday.

Two Lacrosse Players Selected for State Team

Two Martha’s Vineyard Youth Lacrosse players have been selected for the Mass Bay Colonials Lacrosse team, and they will compete at the World Lacrosse Championships this summer.

Spring Sports Showcase Young Talent

Spring sports at the regional high school are underway and lacrosse, track and field, tennis, sailing, baseball and softball all look to have promising seasons so far.

Lacrosse Record Broken

Senior girls’ lacrosse captain Alayna Hutchinson smashed the program’s career scoring record this year with 193 goals and 150 assists. Hutchinson finished the season with 65 goals and 30 assists. Senior co-captain Taylor Poggi was second in scoring with 47 goals and 16 assists; junior Molly Wallace had 33 goals and 22 assists. Junior Isabel Smith, the team’s top defender, had 17 and 16 assists. The girls finished the season with a 5-13 record and were 2-4 in the Eastern Athletic Conference.

Tennis, Track Teams Undefeated; Sailing Squad Has Wind at Back

Home sports action picks up after April vacation on Monday with boys’ lacrosse taking on Dartmouth at 3 p.m. On Tuesday girls’ lacrosse hosts league opponent Coyle and Cassidy at 3 p.m., and sailing takes on Barnstable at the Sailing Camp Park at 3 p.m.

Spring Sports Take Center Stage

Spring sports began this week as boys’ tennis and girls’ lacrosse played their first matches of the season on Thursday against Dover-Sherborn. Scores were unavailable at press time.

Boys’ lacrosse takes on Fairhaven today at home at 4 p.m. Track and field hosts Abington in a dual meet beginning at 11 a.m. on Saturday.

What follows is the first in a two-part preview of the spring sports season. Next week will spotlight girls’ tennis, baseball, softball and sailing.