Sports

Perfect Warriors make it a clean sweep

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

The Mohawk Trail Regional High School boys’ cross country team continued its quest for perfection by defeating Greenfield High School (19-40) and St. Mary High School (15-45) in a North Division meet Tuesday in Buckland. The Green Wave earned a split with a 15-48 win over St. Mary. Mohawk improved to 9-0, 5-0 in the North and the Warriors did … 0

Tenney powers Senators to 9-0 romp over Pioneer

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

McKenzie Tenney scored three goals and added three assists as Mahar Regional School rolled to a 9-0 win over Pioneer Valley Regional School in a … 0

Wozniak, Tribe edge stubborn Central, 2-1

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Cassidhe Wozniak scored with 14:49 left and Turners Falls High School survived a scare from Central High School with a 2-1 West Division field hockey … 0

Bulletin Board: GMS routs Athol, 36-16

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

R.J. Byrd scored on touchdowns runs of 65, 60, 50 and 42 yards, and also added as two-point conversion run in Greenfield Middle School’s 36-16 verdict over Athol Middle School in middle school football action Tuesday at Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. Owen Phelps threw a 47-yard TD … 0

Jaywalking: Reaching out

Monday, September 29, 2014

When the Ray Rice domestic-violence video was released by TMZ a little less than a month ago, there was an outpouring of anger that shot across social media. Many people were disgusted not only by the video, but … 0

Lajoie ignites Raiders

Monday, September 29, 2014

Tyler Lajoie scored three times including the game-winning goal with nine minutes remaining as Athol High School defeated rival Mahar Regional School, 4-1, in an independent boys’ soccer game Monday night at O’Brien Field in Athol. The game … 0

Bulletin Board: Falcons edge Kuz, 8-6

Monday, September 29, 2014

The Northampton Falcons defeated Travel Kuz, 8-6, to win a rematch of last year’s championship game in the Greenfield Men’s Touch Football League Sunday morning at Green River Park. Vesit Keo hit Devin Duarte with a touchdown pass and Jordan Miller recorded a safety for the Hamp scoring. … 0

Mahar field hockey qualifies

Monday, September 29, 2014

Mahar Regional School staged a second-half comeback to qualify for the WMass Division I field hockey tournament with a 4-1 independent victory over Agawam High School Monday afternoon in Agawam. It was literally a tale of two halves for the Senators, who trailed 1-0 at the break and … 0

Indians slip past game Frontier, 14-7

Sunday, September 28, 2014

SOUTH DEERFIELD — The Turners Falls High School football team continued to do what has traditionally worked for them — run the ball. But this time, it was a pair of big pass plays that turned the tide and prevented Frontier Regional School from pulling off an Intercounty … 0

UMass sells out, goes down

Sunday, September 28, 2014

AMHERST — Records fell by the truckload Saturday afternoon at newly-reopened McGuirk Alumni Stadium — not even a rented video screen could stand the strain — but a thoroughly exciting back-and-forth football game ended once again in UMass frustration and disappointment. The Minutemen and Bowling Green combined for … 0

Pioneer outlasts Hawks

Sunday, September 28, 2014

NORTHFIELD — High school football players learn lessons every time they step on the field. And both of these young teams learned quite a bit Saturday. Sophomore defensive end Josh Baker intercepted what would have been the game-winning touchdown pass as Pioneer Valley Regional School held on to … 0

Cathedral buries struggling Senators, 32-6

Sunday, September 28, 2014

SPRINGFIELD — It was a tough day at the proverbial office Saturday for the Mahar Regional School football team. Traveling to face Intercounty League opponent Cathedral High School at Central High School’s Berte Field, the Senators saw any chance of a comeback fade away in the second half … 0

Lajoie powers Athol over Greenfield, 6-0

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Tyler Lajoie scored three times as Athol High School defeated Greenfield High School, 6-0, Saturday in an independent boys’ soccer game in Athol. The Red Raiders scored a pair of goals 13 seconds apart in the 17th minute and never looked back, leading 3-0 at halftime and adding … 0