Jillian Higgins, Groton-Dunstable Class of 1995, was the 2018 National Girls and Women in Sports Honoree. The ceremony was this past Friday at half time of the girls Shrewsbury/GD basketball game. L-R: Mrs. Jon Higgins, Jillian with sons Liam and Jackson, GD Athletic Director Michael McCaffrey, Mr. Jerry Higgins and girls varsity basketball coach Mark Hennelly. Photo by Robert Mingolelli.
Jillian Higgins, Groton-Dunstable Class of 1995, was the 2018 National Girls and Women in Sports Honoree. The ceremony was this past Friday at half time of the girls’ basketball game Between GD and Shrewsbury.
The Higgins family arrived in Groton when Jillian was 10 years young. Her dad Jerry, a...
(L-R) Seniors Ellie Eisenklam, Jordan Wynn, Chloe McDonald and Abby Hoey
The Groton-Dunstable girls' basketball team, with a record of 15-1, celebrated Girls and Women in Sports Night as well as Senior Night at halftime of the GD/Shrewsbury game. Seniors Ellie Eisenklam, Jordan Wynn, Chloe McDonald and Abby Hoey are celebrating nine years of playing basketball together...
Westfield State University senior Ashley Craig (Groton/Westford Academy) has earned the indoor field athlete of the week Monday. Craig placed first and broke a MASCAC record in the pole vault with a top clearing of 3.60m (11’ 9.75”) to help the Owls win the MASCAC and New England Alliance titles...
GD 41, Wachusett 37. Sounds sweet! Ellie Eisenklam (9 points, 5 blks.), came up big with a huge 3-point shot late in the fourth quarter, to help the Crusaders (12-1) upset host and No. 1 ranked Wachusett (12-2) . The win for GD bumps them up from No. 4 to No. 2 in the Central Mass. Media Poll.
A gymnast at a recent Mid-Wach meet.
Midland Wachusett Division B League Meet - 2/3/2018
55M Dash (6) Olivia Dunsmoor, 300M Dash: (3)Erin Scanlon, 100 M run: (4) Sarah Maple, (5) Allie Demers, (6) Emma Fournier 1 mile: (4) Emily Willson (5:49.70) (6) Sydney Adams. 2-mile run: (1) Emily Willson (12:02.35), (2)...
No. 4 Groton-Dunstable improved to 11-1 with a convincing 68-20 win over visiting Westborough (5-8).
GD led at every stop getting contributions from all 12 players. Rachel Romich led all scorers with 11 points, 3 assists and 4 steals. Sophomore forward Abby Eisenklam tallied 10 points off the bench...
Auburn/Milbury 3, GD 2
Westfield/Westfield Tech 2, GD 0
GD junior guard Evan Cook scored 19 points, Brian Scott (15 pts.) and Connor Keegan added 13 points for the visiting Crusaders (7-6, 4-3 Mid-Wach B), who came from behind late in the fourth quarter to defeat No....
This photo was taken after the Westborough swim meet in a ceremony recognizing the TGD Seniors (* Designates Captain). Ethan Axon*, Kaylin Carpenter*, Lauren Devlin*, Sarah Figueroa*, Allison Lilly, Ben Mason*, Haley Miller, Margaret Murray, Joe Nichols*, Grace Rice*, Brooke Towle. Photo courtesy of Greg Sarantakis
Sophomore forward Bronwynn Mulligan drives the lane, scoring two of her six points in Crusaders 49-38 win over Nashoba. Photo by Robert Mingolelli
Nashoba Regional 4, GD 2
GD 6, Oakmont 1
Tim Glencross led the way with a hat trick.
Shepherd Hill 61, GD 49
Crusaders’ unbeaten streak ended at Shepherd Hill when they fell to the No.2 Rams, 61-48. Molly Springer (19 pts), and Isabella Nascimento (16 pts.) led Shepherd...
Rams’ Cody Adams led all scorers with 25 points followed by Kenny Flynn (16 points), Daniel Cavic (12 pts.) and (Jason O’Regan 11 pts. 8 rebounds) to help visiting Shepherd Hill (8-4) past Groton-Dunstable (6-5) 69-51 in a non-league game. Evan Cook (18 points, 6 rebounds) and Connor Keegan (10...