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Sam Ferraro, Boston College Bound

“My parents are awesome, a big part of sports for me” shared Sam.

By Robert Mingolelli – “Her judgement is beyond reproach, evidenced by her decision to attend, the greatest college on the planet,” offered Groton-Dunstable principal and Boston College alum Mike Mastrullo, regarding senior Sam Ferraro who will attend his alma mater in the fall. Sam and her sister Lexie, her best friend, live in Groton with … read more

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January Athletes of the Month

Boys Indoor Track – Nate Danti Coach MacDonald on Nate Danti, “Nate is a League champion in the 55m dash, a state qualifier in the 55m dash, long jump, 4by 200m relay, and a two year team Captain.” Girls Basketball – Jenna Plausse Coach Hennelly on Jenna Plausse, “Through the end of January, Captain Jenna … read more

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The Toughest Runner – Ben Hauk

Ben Hauk is a senior at Groton-Dunstable Regional High and has been running cross-country since middle school. His love for running started when his parents Sue and Joseph along with Ben, brother Alex and sister Emily, would run local road races including the Groton Road Race and the Ayer Fire Department’s Turkey Trot. “My parents … read more

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Crusaders Hockey competes in 5th Annual Military Night!

GD Varsity Ice Hockey took on local rival NM last Saturday at the Wallace Civic Center in Fitchburg, MA. This was no ordinary game, though. This game was the fifth annual “Military Night” that pays tribute to all past, former and present military members. GD came from behind to top NM 2-1, continuing their impressive march through … read more

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January 16th: Boys Hockey Tops North Middlesex, 4-1

The Groton-Dunstable Crusaders beat rival North Middlesex Patriots 4-1 at The Groton School on January 16, 2016. With the win, the Crusaders improved to 7-1-1 and North Middlesex drops to 7-2. Play by play by Gary Babin, Joe Bisbee and Joe Resca.

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This Captain Leads Quietly

By Robert Mingolelli – Brought to you by the GDRHS Athletic Department Groton-Dunstable senior soccer and track captain Brianna Considine represents the essence of an individual who quietly sets the tone in a positive way in both class and as an athlete. Her coaches and classroom teachers all describe her as a quiet, intense, dedicated and … read more

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Unified Basketball: Students of the Month

Post written by Mary Desmond Groton-Dunstable is excited to add Unified Basketball this season.  Unified Sports is an initiative that combines equal numbers of Special Olympics athletes and athletes without intellectual disabilities (called partners). Groton-Dunstable has joined 9 other teams in the pilot season.  Special Olympics of Massachusetts Basketball Leagues are based upon successful Special … read more

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Senior Profile: Eric Niemoller: 3-Sport Captain

This fall, Eric Niemoller who captains the soccer, ice hockey and tennis teams, is experiencing the highlight of his GDRHS career. “Yesterday, we won the Central Mass. Division 1 Soccer Championship. I am in the middle of the most exciting athletic season I have ever experienced,” he shared with me recently. “We are a close … read more

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October Athletes of the Month

Field Hockey – Sophie Irby Coach Rachel Connerty on Sophie’s contributions: With 5 goals and 8 assists so far this season, she is the team’s high scorer. Her attitude to always play hard and go for the ball are emulated by her teammates. She is the catalyst that has helped us win more games this season! Girls Cross … read more