Island athletic coaches have sent out emails urging their players to practice social isolation and not get together for informal training sessions.


Some families go to church on Christmas. The Coogans play hockey. “I don’t remember when we started,” Will Coogan said.


Farm Neck hosted the Island's first USTA sanctioned national tennis tournament — a seniors, round-robin mens doubles event.


Bob Ryan calls it how he sees it. Hold the sugar. Give an audience the truth and nothing but the truth, plain and simple. At the end of the day, the voice of Boston sports wanted it no other way.


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A group of retired athletes, academics, writers and social activists convened a forum on race and gender in sports here this week, and generally described a bleak landscape for the African American athlete in the 21st century.

The Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice at Harvard Law School, headed by Prof. Charles J. Ogletree Jr., staged its annual Vineyard forum Wednesday, this year entitled Between the Lines: Race and Gender in Sports in the 21st Century.

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Students in Elaine Weintraub’s Irish history class at the regional high school took their studies outside on Monday, trying their hand at one of the oldest sports in the world, the Gaelic game of hurling.