Sports

Bulletin Board: Tuners Falls boys rule

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Turners Falls captured the DRIVE Hoops Middle School Boys’ Basketball League championship with a 61-44 victory over Amherst Wednesday night at Indoor Action Sports in Greenfield. Kyle Dodge led the champions with 12 points. Taylen Pope was Amherst’s top scorer with 12. In the consolation game, Mill Street Concrete Rockers downed Frontier, 30-23. Clayton Garland had 9 points for Mill … 0

Tribe soccer nixed this year

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Adam Graves’ first major decision as athletic director at Turners Falls High School was not an easy one to make. Citing low numbers and games … 0

On the Trail: Nuts & bolts

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Photographer friend Erik Hoffner, whose eclectic interests intersect mine in several areas related to nature, worldview and politics, chimed in from the wilds of Ashfield … 0

Bulletin Board:Pedigree beats Bross of Wood-Racket title

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Steve Pedigree captured the Greenfield Wood Racket Men’s Singles Tennis Tournament title Wednesday night with a 6-2, 6-3 victory over Trevor Bross at the Beacon Field Tennis Courts in Greenfield. In the Consolation round, Matt Howell finished third overall, winning eight of 12 matches. Golf Greenfield Elks League … 0

Frontier practice

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Frontier football players run a handoff drill during practice behind the high school in South Deerfield Wednesday afternoon. The young Red Hawks suffered through a subpar season last year but lost no seniors and are expected to improve … 0

Las Vegas spoils Mo’ne’s night, 8-1

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Dallan Cave and Brennan Holligan hit two-run homers, lefty reliever Austin Kryszczuk got out of two big jams, and Las Vegas beat Philadelphia and star pitcher Mo’ne Davis 8-1 in the Little League World … 0

Bulletin Board: Pedigree vs. Bross in Wood-Racket final

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

It will be Steve Pedigree against Trevor Bross in the finals of the Greenfield Wood Racket Tennis Tournament tonight. Both men won their semifinal match on Tuesday night to advance to tonight’s title game at 5:30 at the Beacon Field Tennis Courts in Greenfield. Pedigree defeated Rick Miner … 0

Bulletin Board: Wood-Racket tennis semifinals set

Monday, August 18, 2014

Rick Miner defeated Paul Beaulieu, 6-1, 6-2, Monday night during opening play of the Wood Racket Tennis Tournament at the Beacon Field Tennis Courts in Greenfield. Miner will take on Steve Pedigree in the semifinals after Pedigree defeated Byron Caplice, 6-1, 6-0 Monday. On the other side of … 0

Jaywalking: Ravenous pro

Monday, August 18, 2014

It has been a while since I checked in with the local fighters from Team Ravenous. For those who don’t recall, Team Ravenous is a mixed martial arts (MMA) team residing in Greenfield that has now been around Franklin County for about seven years. I have not heard … 0

Bulletin Board: Stone outduels Whitback at Mug Race

Sunday, August 17, 2014

It may have taken place in Montague, but Saturday’s annual 5.5-mile Mug Race was a race of two Greenfield residents. Aaron Stone edged out fellow Greenfield resident Ben Whitbeck by seven seconds to repeat as the championship of the Montague Mug Race in Montague Center. Stone’s winning time … 0

Beck’s knocks off Smitty’s in Co-Rec playoffs

Friday, August 15, 2014

Heather Lucas went 3-for-4 with three RBIs as third-seeded Beck’s Automotive upset second-seeded Smitty’s Pub, 9-7, in A Division playoff action in the Greenfield Co-Rec Adult Softball League Friday at Hillside Park in Greenfield. The double-elimination playoffs continue all weekend long in Greenfield. Jeff Guy finished 3-for-4 with … 0

Keeping Score: Summer travels

Friday, August 15, 2014

Good morning! My annual sojourn to Saratoga Race Course resulted in a whopping $5 profit. I put the pen away this trip and enjoyed sitting with friends under a television carousel near the Big Red Spring where brave hearts with strong stomachs drink mineral water that tastes like … 0

Bulletin Board: Sikorski, Hot’l roll, 16-5

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Jason Sikorski went 5-for-5 with two homers (one a grand slam) and seven RBIs to power Hot-L Warren over OPT/The Body Shoppe, 16-5, in the Greenfield Co-Rec Softball League B Division double-elimination playoffs Thursday night at Greenfield Middle School. Rob Escott was 4-for-4 with a double and three … 0