Clancy, Cyr football honorees in NESCAC
Andover resident Connor Clancy and Kingston, N.H. resident Nathan Cyr of Colby College and Trinity College, respectively, were named to the second-team All-NESCAC football squad.
Clancy, a junior, is an offensive lineman for the 4-4 Mules, while Cyr is a defensive tackle for Trinity, which finished 6-2 and has won 51 straight home games. In other NESCAC honors, Olivia King, a senior soccer player from Georgetown, was named to the second team as a midfielder.
Enter Feaster Five on-line
Families and runners who want to fit one of New England’s largest and most festive running events into their Thanksgiving Day schedule can still register online for the Feaster Five through Monday (Nov. 25) at www.feasterfive.com.
Runner and walkers can register from Tuesday and Wednesday at the North Andover/Andover YMCA and at Woodworth Chevrolet Cadillac at the intersection of Rtes. 133 and 28 on race day morning, Thanksgiving Day, in Andover.
With the pace of online registration well ahead of last year, race organizers said the best way to guarantee a race T-shirt — available to the first 9,000 registered runners — is to sign up online.
Notre Dame comes East
After Merrimack College traveled to South Bend, Ind. last weekend, the Notre Dame hockey team will come to the Merrimack Valley to play UMass Lowell Friday and Saturday night.
Notre Dame hockey will be making their first-ever East Coast trip this weekend.
In the two-game set — Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 4 p.m. at the Tsongas Center in Lowell — UMass Lowell is coming off a successful 3-0 road trip last week while Notre Dame went 1-0-1 last weekend against Merrimack.
Talk about homerism
You have to love sports fans. An ESPN poll on the last play of the Patriots-Panthers Monday Night Football game, which ended in controversy, was a topic on the sports communications empire’s poll on Tuesday.