By Jeffrey JHo Hoyland
While the drizzle washed out the baseball and softball games, the BHS Girls Tennis team played under the protected courts at Waltham Athletic Club. Bedford defeated Waltham 5-0 in convincing sets. Bedford Freshman Aneesha Manne defeated Waltham Senior Tiffany Nguyen 6-0 6-0. Junior Mari Fay repeated that score against Waltham’s Brianna Homsi. Third Single player Sarah Pequeno defeated Gina Herosian 6-2 6-2
Submitted by the John Glenn Middle School
The John Glenn Middle School is proud to announce its Honor Roll for the third quarter of the 2016-2017 school year.
Submitted by Middlesex Community College
Middlesex Community College recently recognized 53 students, with GPAs of 3.7 or higher, by inducting them into Phi Theta Kappa (PTK), the national honor society for two-year colleges.
Recognized during the PTK Induction Ceremony on the Bedford campus, the new honor society members were greeted by MCC President James C. Mabry; Philip J. Sisson, Provost and Vice President of Academic and Student Affairs; David Kalivas, History Professor and Director of MCC’s Commonwealth Honors Program; and Steven Rossi, PTK Advisor and Director of Leadership Development and Student Activities.
Submitted by Destination Imagination of Bedford
For some, March is a sleepy month. The holidays are over and the snowstorms of winter have (theoretically) abated, yet the hustle and bustle of spring has yet to really arrive. Yet for five Bedford teams of young problem-solvers, March represents the culmination of a creative journey as the Destination Imagination regional and state tournaments arrive, offering an opportunity for them to showcase their inventiveness, collaboration, and hard work.
By Linda White
If you did not know better, you might have thought you were at the Boston Garden with the Bruins and not in the Davis School Gymnasium for a school assembly on the morning of Friday, April 7.
Compiled by The Bedford Citizen
Listed among the Dual County All-Stars in the Boston Globe Sports section on Sunday, April 9 were Bedford Buccaneer varsity basketball players Tim Cowen, Malachi Hazelton, Pete Kapanides and Cam Shelmire.
Congratulations to Bedford’s 2017 Basketball All-Stars
By Jeff JHO Hoyland
It might have been rainy. It might have been chilly. That didn’t stop the Bedford Bucs softball bats from being hot in a 7-0 win over Waltham High.
By Jeff ‘JHo’ Hoyland
With temperatures in the mid 40’s, Bedford Varsity Girls Tennis dropped a 4-1 decision to powerhouse CCHS.
Bedford’s Freshman Aneesha Manne made her Varsity debut taking on CC’s Sophomore Celene Machen at first singles losing 2-0.
By Linda White
Regardless of your age, you probably know the story of Disney’s The Lion King, Jr. and have seen at least one version of it on the big screen, the small screen at home, on Broadway or at a local, live theater performance. All the magic and Hakuna Matata you have come to expect from The Lion King are present in the JGMS production of The Lion King Jr. that opened its run on Wednesday, April 5 with a sensory-friendly matinee, followed by evening performance on Thursday through Saturday.