Tornadoes acquire Pennell
The Worcester Tornadoes acquired former David Prouty standout Vinny Pennell from New Hampshire for a player to be named later. Pennell hit .259 with 25 RBIs in 85 games as an outfielder for the Nashua Pride last year, stealing 14 bases.
The Holy Cross men's hockey team has named senior Ryan Driscoll and junior Everett Sheen as co-captains for the 2009-10 season.
WPI's women's crew won the NEWMAC Sportsmanship Award. Also, the Engineers had Steph Kavrakis and Katie Siering named to the all-conference team. Clark University's Kasia Baca and Katy Nowoswiat also were named all-conference
The Worcester Rugby Club will be playing its first-ever night game. Worcester will host Charles River at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 2 at Coughlin Field on the campus of Worcester State. Admission is free.
Ronnie's Baseball Club will hold tryouts for players 19 and older for the 2009 Central New England Association season from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday and Sunday at Holmes Field. For information, contact Mike Nosel at (617) 787-7116.
Glenn Peterson of Brookfield (3:37:46), Elsie Burrill of Mendon (5:28:16) and Debbie Gaulitz of Mendon (5:57:47) finished the Boston Marathon on Monday. Their names were not included in a list published in Tuesday's Telegram & Gazette.