Commander Muka

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Former Pioneer Valley Regional School football player and current Navy Commander Kyle Muka, middle, stands with Greenfield High School associate principal and former Pioneer football assistant coach Tom Gaffigan, left, and former Pioneer football coach and current Pioneer vice principal Mike Duprey, during the Army-Navy football game Saturday at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Md. “I’ve been to a lot … 0

Saints shut out Indians

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Sean Gezotis scored twice in the first seven minutes of the game to account for all the scoring on Wednesday night as St. Mary High … 0

Eagles, Red Raiders seeking league wrestling titles

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Franklin County produced a pair of Western Mass. Division III Wrestling champions last season and had another two grapplers reach the finals at the meet. … 0

Recore: ‘This is the year’ for Eagles

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The expectations are high for the Franklin County Technical School boys’ basketball team this season. The Eagles enter the 2014-15 season with enough experience and talent to have fourth-year coach Rick Recore believing that this is the season … 0

Franklin Tech girls could face growing pains

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

For the first time in five years the Franklin County Technical School girls’ basketball team will welcome back a coach for the second straight year. Matt Llewelyn returns for his second season with the Eagles after he became the fourth coach in four years last winter at the … 0

Bulletin Board: O'Brien spectacular in goal, NMH blanks DA

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Conor O’Brien stopped all 43 shots he faced for his second shutout of the season and Northfield Mount Hermon School edged Deerfield Academy, 1-0, in a boys’ prep hockey game Wednesday in Deerfield. Casey Hoban scored the only goal of the contest midway through the second period, and … 0

Sprinting down the ice

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

A Turners Falls hockey player sprints during drills Tuesday night at Collins-Moylan Arena in Greenfield. The Indians are continuing preparation for the season, which opens Saturday night at Collins-Moylan against Easthampton. … 0

Bulletin Board: Rockers drop Suburban opener

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Clayton Garland scored 28 points on Monday night but the Rockers fell to Southampton, 53-47, in a Suburban League grades 7 and 8 boys’ basketball game in Southampton. Blake Dobosz and Ryan Underwood each had 8 points in the loss, and Jake Wallace grabbed 12 rebounds. EDGE fall … 0

Lamonakis wins world title

Monday, December 8, 2014

All of the hard work finally paid off for Sonya Lamonakis over the weekend as she fullfilled a life-long dream. The Turners Falls native and professional women’s boxer finally became a world champion when she won a split … 0

Jaywalking: Novak

Monday, December 8, 2014

It was a packed house at St. Kazimierz Society in Turners Falls on Sunday afternoon. With the Patriots scheduled to play that night at 8, folks had no reason to skip the 56th annual Anthony “Cannon” Novak Awards … 0

Bulletin Board: Quiet opening to 2nd week of shotgun season

Monday, December 8, 2014

Hunters kicked off the second and final week of the 2014 Massachusetts shotgun deer hunting season by filling doe tags as four of the five checks on Monday featured females. It was a slow day on Monday as the three local checking stations were fairly quiet, with Bitzer … 0

‘Dunk City’ uses 3-ball to beat UMass

Sunday, December 7, 2014

SPRINGFIELD — Not even the friendly confines of the Birthplace of Basketball, which has treated UMass very well indeed over the last generation, could save the Minutemen from going down to their third straight defeat Sunday afternoon. It … 0

Bulletin Board: 31 checks as 1st week of shotgun season closes

Sunday, December 7, 2014

Ronald Bohonowicz shot a 11-point, 151-pound buck as one of the highlights of the weekend harvest as Week 1 of the Massachusetts shotgun deer hunting season wrapped up. Bohonowicz checked his deer into Gould’s Sugarhouse in Shelburne, one of the 31 deer checked at the local stations over … 0