Football games are not scheduled to be played in Massachusetts this Thanksgiving Day, but Groton Dunstable RHS football practices, directed by coach Tom Sousa, have been running the past several weeks. Pictured here, varsity football defensive coordinator and offensive line coach Eli Gioumbakis, works with players on the details of correct line play. Photo by Robert Mingolelli
By Robert Mingolelli
Thanksgiving games are events that people love to come back and see. It’s a rich tradition, rekindling old rivalries and it’s important to a lot of people in this country, especially in these difficult times.
For many, Turkey Day football is one of the best...
The MIAA Board of Directors meeting is over. The winter sports season will begin December 14th. Basketball, Ice hockey, Alpine skiing, Nordic skiing, Gymnastics, and Swimming and Diving will all have seasons.
The initial start was Dec 10 but the task force board members expressed concern...
Groton Dunstable varsity boys soccer team took the Pod 7 Championship game with a convincing 3-1 win over North Middlesex. Photo by Robert Mingolelli
GD 4, Tyngsboro 0
Despite being double teamed and taking his share of bumps, Matt Fordham managed two goals, helping to lead the Cru- saders past a feisty Tygsborough team. Teammates Hunter Woolfrey and John Deveroux also scored, leading host GD
(9-2) past the Tigers (3-7-1...
Hunter Woolfrey (#6) scored a goal against Tyngsborough in the Crusaders semi-final game against Tyngsborough. Photo by Robert Mingolelli
• Semifinal: GD 2, Tyngsborough 0
The Crusaders (8-3-1) got a HUGE 2-0 win over Tyngsborough (6-3-2) on Nov. 12 and earned a trip to the soccer finals against North Middlesex. Jackie Gervais scored 2 goals, Natalie Childs got a goal and an assist and Faith Kosiba had an...
Fri. 11/13 3:00 pm upper field.
Semi-Final, Tyngsborough vs GD Thursday, Nov.12, GD stadium field. 5:00 p.m.
Semi-Final, GD vs Tyngsborough at Tyngsborough, Thurs- day, Nov. 12 at 3:30 p.m.
Consolation game: GD vs. Lunenburg was...
Hannah Erickson left every bit of effort on the field, getting the shot on net against Lunenburg. Allison Neilly (#1) and Charlotte DiGiovanni (#3) look for the rebound. Photo by Robert Mingolelli
11/5 North Middlesex 2, G-D 0
Evan Gaibor and Nathan Nes- bit scored and Eliot Panaccione earned the shutout as the host Patriots (8-2) blanked the Crusaders (8-2).
No. Middlesex 2, G-D1 11/6 -G-D 3, Littleton 1
Scoring:Goals from Natalie Childs, Faith Kosiba,...
The start to the winter high school sports season is going to be delayed by at least a couple of weeks in Central Mass.
The Massachusetts Inter- scholastic Association’s Board of Directors last week approved a winter season that would run from Nov. 30 to Feb. 21. Coincidentally, the start date...
Lady Crusader Jackie Gervais scored on a penalty kick and added a pair of assists in Semi-Final Pod 7 Tournament action. Photo courtesy Robert Mingolelli
There are over 50 girls and one boy participating in two volleyball clinics at GD. Pictured with the older group, varsity coach Heather Barlow and assistant coach Adam Snodgrass. Photo courtesy Robert Mingolelli
by Robert Mingolelli
Heather Barlow takes the reins as G-D varsity volleyball coach. She replaces Lori Heberich who coached JV for several years before taking over the GD varsity program which brought home a Division 2 State Championship (22-2) in 2018.
Shane and Heather Barlow have...