Sports wrap: Nantucket
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Dennis-Yarmouth beats volleyball 3-0
(Sept. 16, 2021) The varsity volleyball team couldn't keep a two-match win streak going Thursday afternoon, falling to Dennis-Yarmouth three sets to none at home. "Dennis-Yarmouth is a state-championship caliber team," Whalers head coach Andrew Viselli said after the match. "For us, it comes down to passing, and being more consistent with passing." Read more
Football falls to Mashpee
(Sept. 17, 2021) The Whalers hung for three quarters with Mashpee, one of the best teams in Div. 7 for the better part of the last decade, but still fell 28-6 Friday on the road. But for head coach Joe Perry, there are no moral victories. "I think our team... Read more
16 top Cape Cod high school athletes from Friday
DiGiovanni scored 6 goals for the Sharks as they beat the Sturgis West Navigators 8-0 in field hockey action on Friday. Helen DiGiovanni and Susannah Brown each scored a goal for Monomoy (3-0). Isabella O’Reilly, Dennis-Yarmouth. O’Reilly scored the first goal assisted by Jordyn Pineau for the Dolphins as they... Read more
Five takeaways from Mashpee's football win over Nantucket
MASHPEE – The last time Nantucket’s football team came to Michael S. Horne Stadium, the Whalers routed the Falcons in the first round of the 2019 Division 7 playoffs. The Falcons got some measure of payback during the Fall II 2021 season, when Mashpee shut out Nantucket on the island. Read more