You are currently browsing the insidemedford.com weblog archives for May, 2010.

Medford Memorial Day Celebration 2010

Mayor McGlynn’s Memorial Day Address

Good morning. Memorial Day is the official day when our nation stops to honor Americans who died while defending our freedoms. It was established to promote reconciliation and coming together to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice. Memorial Day can be traced back to the Civil War, but it was not officially proclaimed until […]

Mustang Baseball Wins Local Tourney for 1st Time

Medford Defeats MC, AC in 7th Annual Holovak and Coughlin Tournament MHS senior John Mangiasi (#8, batting) was named the tournament’s most valuable player. – Allison Goldsberry The Mustang varsity baseball team bested top Catholic school talent and beat Malden Catholic and Arlington Catholic to win its first ever Holovak and Coughlin Memorial Day Tournament. […]

Tufts Men Lacrosse D3 National Champs

National Team Title 1st Ever in Tufts History The Tufts University mens lacrosse team earned a national title with a 9-6 victory over Salisbury University on Sunday. The Division III National Championship is the first ever national team title in Tufts’ history. The Jumbos (20-1), who had never previously advanced past the NCAA Championship second […]

Medford Kids Lift MC Baseball Past Arlington High

Malden Catholic 12, Arlington High School 8 MC Lancers Tyler McVicar (#2, 1st base), Paul Yanakopulos (#18, shortstop), and Kenny Runge (left field) are pictured defending against Medford on Saturday during the seventh annual Holovak and Coughlin tournament. MC narrowly lost to the Medford Mustangs, 7-6 and went on to pull out a come-from-behind victory […]

Boys Lacrosse Faces MC in State Tourney

At right: Medford in action against a victory over Lynn during the regular season. Photo by Tricia Healey. Lancers Up 1st in Preliminary Round for Mustangs It has been four years since the varsity boys lacrosse team qualified for the state tournament, and the undefeated Greater Boston League champs will face Malden Catholic in the […]

MC Baseball Comes up Short Against Medford

Mustangs Defeat Lancers, 7-6, Saturday Story Updated 6:30PM, Sunday, May 30, 2010 Senior captain Greg Wilson struck out eight Lancers en route to a Mustang victory. Junior Rob Deluca (#20, hitting) put the Mustangs on the board with a two-run double in the 1st. Key RBI singles by senior John Mangiasi (#8) kept Medford in […]

Girls Lax Advances in State Tourney

Mustangs Knock Off Haverhill, 13-7, Saturday Morning – Allison Goldsberry It was a history-making day for the Mustang varsity girls lacrosse team, as Medford advanced past the preliminary round in the state tournament with a 13-7 victory over Haverhill on Saturday. “We live another day. We get to travel to Lincoln-Sudbury June 1. It should […]

Girls Tennis GBL Co-Champs, Qualifies for States

Over 30 Years Since Girls Tennis at Top of GBL – Allison Goldsberry Head Coach Ellie Brady-O‚ÄôLeary and the girls tennis team have had quite the season. The Mustangs, 5-1 in the Greater Boston League, are on the top of the league for the first time since 1978 and are GBL Co-Champions with Cambridge. At […]

State: Medford a Green Community

35 cities and towns across the state are ranked as clean energy leaders, eligible for municipal renewable power and energy efficiency grants Governor Deval Patrick designated 35 cities and towns from the Berkshires to Cape Cod as the Commonwealth’s first official “Green Communities” – a status that makes them eligible for $8.1 million in grants […]