Sports

Finley-Booska go OT; champs win

Friday, August 1, 2014

GREENFIELD — KC Finley had been involved in some memorable matches with his usual partner Dennis Booska. On Friday, son Cody Booska got his first experience of life on the big stage. Finley and Kid Booska needed two extra holes and an eight-foot birdie putt from Finley to finally get past Greenfield native Paul DeNofrio and Ron LaVerdiere of Crumpin-Fox … 0

Greenfield Triathlon on tap Sunday

Friday, August 1, 2014

Now in its fourth decade, the Greenfield Lightlife Triathlon appears to be as strong as ever. Race Director Christy Moore of the Greenfield Recreation Department … 0

Red Door wins shootout against Team Allure

Friday, August 1, 2014

Todd Wiles and Nick Aldrich each went 5-for-6 on Friday night as the Red Door clubbed Team Allure, 28-13, in a Greenfield Co-Rec Adult Softball … 0

Junior Legion stays alive, 8-1

Monday, July 28, 2014

Greenfield Post 81 moved on in the American Legion Baseball Junior Department Championships with an 8-1 victory Monday over Falmouth Post 250 at Landers Field in South Hadley. The game was a continuation of Sunday’s suspended contest at Szot Park in Chicopee, and was moved to Landers Field … 0

Jaywalking: Tight team

Monday, July 28, 2014

There are lots of things to do on a summer evening in our area. Cooking on the grill, sitting around the campfire or on a patio, or going for a walk or a run as the sun sets are some ways to enjoy the evening and relax. Another … 0

Bulletin Board: Turners, Greenfield win Newt tourney titles

Monday, July 28, 2014

The Turners Falls 12s and Greenfield 10s captured Newt Guilbault Youth Baseball Tournament titles Monday evening in Turners Falls. Turners Falls finished off a 4-1 weekend with a 14-2 victory over Westminster, the team it lost to in pool play Sunday. Turners had beaten Greenfield (12-3), Frontier (10-0) … 0

Greenfield nine opens with 7-5 victory

Sunday, July 27, 2014

The only thing that has been able to prevent Greenfield Post 81 from winning of late has been the weather. On Sunday, one day after Greenfield opened the American Legion Baseball Senior Division State Championships with a victory, … 0

Bulletin Board: Jacques, Frontier win, 6-4

Sunday, July 27, 2014

John Jacques went 3-for-5 with a double and a run scored on Sunday to help Frontier to a 6-4 win over South Hadley during the Pioneer Valley Youth Baseball Mickey Mantle Tournament at Headmaster’s Field in Deerfield. Frontier scored four times in the sixth inning and then added … 0

Keeping Score: Road rage

Friday, July 25, 2014

Good morning! There’s nothing like an old fashioned rhubarb to liven up the dog days of summer at Monadnock Speedway, where Mini-Stock driver Mike Stebbins’ six wins in two months had his fellow competitors conspiring to snatch the … 0

Bulletin Board: Bridge Classic approaches

Friday, July 25, 2014

The countdown has dwindled to two short weeks for the 36th annual running of the Bridge of Flowers 10K Classic and the Steve Lewis Subaru 3K Charity Run/Walk. The event is an anticipated happening in the picturesque village of Shelburne Falls, taking place on the second Saturday of … 0

Post 81 marches to states, 5-4

Thursday, July 24, 2014

GREENFIELD — Greenfield Post 81’s Luke Bakker got to experience the lows and the highs of baseball Thursday. After a fluky play in the top of the sixth inning bounced over the head of the first baseman to … 0

Bulletin Board: Mohawk trims Hamp, 4-3

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Mohawk came out of the gate swinging, scoring three runs on five hits in the first inning, and held on to beat Northampton, 4-3, in Western Massachusetts Mickey Mantle Baseball Tournament action in Buckland Thursday night. Levin Finck led the way for Mohawk, going 2-for-3 with a double … 0

Tigers oust Manny’s

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Perhaps it was the thunderstorm that moved through the area on Wednesday night that created a power outage for Manny’s TV & Appliance, or maybe it was something else, but the second-seed was unable to score a run … 0