Hopkinton, MA: A Special Place to Start

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Hopkinton is the start line of the world famous Boston Marathon, but does that make is special in the marathoning world? We know it’s special to the residents of Hopkinton, many of whom watch, volunteer, or run the marathon year after year, but what about some of the well-known runners who came here to begin their 26.2 mile journey to the finish line? What do they think? How does Hopkinton compare to other start lines? To find out, read on and hear what they have to say.

Hopkinton Middle School Soccer Wins 2nd Game

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The boys’ soccer team played well yesterday earning a 5-0 victory vs. Millis. Jack Ianelli, Noah Cann, Derek Hatherly, and Anthony Deluca were the Hiller goal scorers. Guyaz Yuspov, Connor Cho and Will Morgan played solid games on defense. This puts the team record at 2-0.

Video: Hillers Girls Volleyball Stays Undefeated with Win over Barnstable

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This past Friday, Hiller Girls Volleyball met up with D1 powerhouse, Barnstable at the Hopkinton Athletic Center. The Hiller Girls played an outstanding game and took down Barnstable in 4 sets (25-17, 22-25, 25-17, 25-17).

Senior, Angie Grameier contributed 12 Kills, 2 Aces, a block, 13 Digs and 20 Assists. The Hillers also had heavy contributions from Amelia Senseney, Mirabella Paolucci, Morgan Allen and Rachel Leeret.

Video: Hopkinton Hillers Field Hockey Update

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Hillers Field Hockey took on Dedham on September 6th. The game was a good defensive battle and ended in a 0-0 tie.

On September 9th, the Hillers Field Hockey team hosted Hopedale. Vani Sharma and Sarah Doyle each netted a goal and Megan White netted a pair of goals in the 4-0 win.The Hillers would fall in their next game on Wednesday September 11th 4-0 vs Westwood.

Hillers Field Hockey stands at 2 wins, 1 loss and 1 tie on the season. View highlights below.

Video: Hillers Volleyball Defeats Medfield in Season Opener Highlights

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On Wednesday (9/4), the Hopkinton Hillers defeated Medfield by way of the Sweep in their Season Opener. Hillers the first 3 matches (25-13, 25-18, 25-10).

Cadyn Boyce (JR) - 9 Kills, 7 Digs, Angie Grabmeier (SR) - 5 Kills, 6 Digs, Kate Powers (SO) - 5 Aces, 2 Digs, 3 Kills, Morgan Allen (SR) - 18 Digs, 2 Aces.

View Highlights below!

Video: Hopkinton Hillers Football 2019-2020 Preview

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Last season, the Hopkinton Hillers finished the regular season 4 and 3 and took down Nauset in the Quarterfinals of the South Division 4 Sectionals before falling to Milton in the Semi-Finals. The Hillers finished 7 and 4 overall.

This year with 1st year Head Coach, long time Assistant Coach, Dan MacLean at the helm, the Hillers look to get back to the playoffs and make some noise this season.

The Hillers lost a number of key players from last year but have some good experienced Captains in Luke MacDonald, Max Lacascia, Zach Levy and Robby Bernardin.

Hopkinton Family Day Kids Fun Race

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On Saturday, September 14th during the Hopkinton Family Day event, there will be a Kids Fun Race, view details below!

Knights of Columbus – Bishop Rice Council 4822 (Ashland/Hopkinton) To Sponsor Youth Soccer Challenge Competition

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All boys and girls ages 9-14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2019 Knights of Columbus Soccer Challenge. The local competition will be held September 14th from 2 pm to 5:30 pm at the ball fields behind Hopkinton Middle School, 88 Hayden Rowe Street, Hopkinton MA 01748.

Video: Richard Cormier talks about becoming new Hopkinton HS Athletic Director

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Mendon resident, Richard Cormier is the new Athletic Director at Hopkinton High School. For the last 3 years he served as the Athletic Director at Foxboro High School and the 12 years before that as the Head Coach of Boys Basketball and a Teacher at Norwood.

Rich mentioned that the move will allow him to spend more time with his family. "The ability to be a little bit closer to home, run home and see my kids before a night game is definitely appealing on a personal level."

View more in the interview below.

Video: Hopkinton Hillers 2019-2020 Girls Volleyball Preview

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The Hopkinton Hillers Girls Volleyball team finished last season with a 19 and 2 overall record. The Hillers went all the way to the Sectional Semi-Finals before falling to a tough Franklin team in 5 matches.


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