Abington, East Bridgewater now take the ice as rivals
East Bridgewater, Abington thrive
Abington and East Bridgewater teamed on the ice as a cooperative varsity boys’ hockey squad for 11 years. But at the end of last season, citing rising interest in each town’s program, the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association ended the agreement. Now the two teams are rivals in the South Shore League. In mid-December, Abington rolled to an 8-2 win. They will square off again on Friday afternoon. Abington has already secure a playoff spot, while East Bridgewater is knocking on the door.