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Softball, Baseball Teams Open State Tourney Friday

While both the baseball and softball teams will open up the state tournament on the same day only the baseball team will be at home. On Friday, June 3 the 15-5 Mustangs, seeded 6th out of twenty teams in North Division 1, will host Chelmsford (#11, 13-7) at 4:00PM at Playstead Park. The winner of […]

Let’s Move Medford Event Sunday, June 5

- Allison Goldsberry On Sunday, June 5 members of Grace Episcopal Church are hoping to get the city moving during a day of fun physical activities for the family. “Let’s Move Medford!” is part of Michelle Obama’s national Let’s Move campaign to end childhood obesity. The “day of fun and learning” will include activities such […]

MHS JV Baseball Team Finishes Season

Coaches Josh Glionna and Kyle Heath and the junior varsity baseball team finished up a successful season last week. Coach Glionna and Coach Heath with captains Grant Martignetti and JJ Lavoie. Members of the JV baseball team include: Grant Martignetti, Junior (captain) JJ Lavoie, Junior (captain) Anthony Brown, Sophomore Mike Kourey, Sophomore Nick Mangiasi, Sophomore […]

Open Space Plan Public Meeting June 1

Columbus Park, pictured above during last year’s Medford Invitational baseball tournament, is one of many parks and open spaces in Medford that will be part of a seven year action plan to upgrade the city’s recreational facilities. Please Come and Take Part in Shaping the Future of Medford’s Open Space! Mayor Michael J. McGlynn invites […]

MC Wins Holovak and Coughlin Baseball Tournament

The Malden Catholic varsity baseball team won the annual Holovak and Coughlin tournament for the first time since 2006. MC defeated Medford, 2-0, on Saturday and Arlington Catholic, 12-3, on Sunday en route to a tourney victory. Paul Yanakopulos of Medford and Nick Roberto of Wakefield were named co-MVPs of the tournament, according to MC […]

Medford Memorial Day Celebration 2011

Baseball Team Wins it in Extra Innings

After falling to local rival Malden Catholic 2-0 on Saturday, the varsity baseball team defeated Arlington in the consolation game on Sunday in the annual Holovak and Coughlin tournament. Medford edged Arlington, 5-4, in nine innings after senior captain Tom Flores, pictured above, drove in the winning run. Senior captain Chris Salvati pitched for seven […]

Route 93 Bridge Replacement Begins Friday, June 3

Bridge Over Riverside Avenue to be Replaced First Work crews will undertake the first of a series of rapid bridge superstructure replacements on I-93 in Medford beginning on Friday, June 3rd at 8:00 PM and continuing through Monday, June 6th at 5:00 AM. The first location involves the bridge on I-93 north over Riverside Avenue. […]

Softball Team on 6-Game Winning Streak

- Allison Goldsberry The girls varsity softball team has been unstoppable lately, winning six back-to-back games in six days. After narrowly defeating two top teams, Arlington Catholic and Lexington, the team continued the momentum and went on to defeat Winchester, Cambridge, North Reading, and Arlington. The 15-5 Mustangs wrapped up their Memorial Day tournament on […]

Yanakopulos Lifts MC Over Medford

Medford native and Malden Catholic senior Paul Yanakopulos helped lift his team to a 2-0 victory over Medford on Saturday in the annual Holovak and Coughlin baseball tournament. He banged a triple in the fifth and was able to come home on a sac fly. Yanakopulos has been a varsity starter for Head Coach Steve […]