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Defending champions scorch qualifier

Thursday, July 30, 2015

GREENFIELD — If KC Finley and Cody Booska were looking for motivation to play well Thursday, they found it in a hurry. After watching opponents Jason Kelton and Jamie Crocker finish the front nine with an impressive 6-under-par-30, Finley and Booska torched the back nine for a record-breaking 7-under 29 to complete an 8-under 64 for medalist honors on qualifying … 0

Covered bridge is back for Sunday’s Triathlon

Thursday, July 30, 2015

The bridge. Ah, the bridge. Finally, it’s back. After a three-year hiatus, the covered Pumping Station bridge on Eunice Williams Drive makes its long-awaited return … 0

Bulletin Board: Holley outlasts Killeen at tennis Classic

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Anthony Holley earned a 7-2 win in the third-set tiebreaker against Matt Killeen to complete 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 victory and claim the championship of the … 0

On The Trail: Wild apples, bees and stuff

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Good news for deer hunters: From what I’ve encountered, there’s a bumper crop of wild apples. I guess it all starts for me in the front yard, where, just off the road at the driveway outflow, stands an old, tired, scabby, partially hollow apple tree I cannot identify. … 0

Manny’s gets even with 3-2 win over St. Joe’s

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Devin Rhodes has emerged as the Manny’s TV & Appliance ace this season, so, with his team fighting for its life, he took the ball on just two days rest and delivered big time Wednesday night. Rhodes struck out three and walked one in seven stellar innings as … 0

Bulletin Board: Triathlon volunteers needed

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The Greenfield Recreation Department is looking for volunteers to help with the 32nd annual Greenfield Triathlon on Aug. 2 at the Green River Swimming and Recreation Area. Organizers are expecting more than 250 athletes from across New England to compete and help raise money for the Greenfield Recreation … 0

Manny’s drops opener to St. Joe’s, 5-4

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Manny’s TV & Appliance did just about everything it needed to do in order to win Game 1 of its best-of-three Tri-County League quarterfinal playoff match-up on Tuesday night on the road, but a pair of costly errors did the locals in and St. Joseph’s took the opener, … 0

Bulletin Board: Conte losing pitcher despite 16 strikeouts

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Gianna Conte recorded 16 strikeouts but the Greenfield Grizzlies dropped a 4-3 decision to Northampton in seven innings in Suburban Softball League 12-and-under action Tuesday night at Murphy Park. Conte and Alexis Farrick singled for the only Greenfield hits, and Olivia Stafford scored the tying run on a … 0

Baseball Roundup: Post 81 Juniors WM champions, 11-1

Monday, July 20, 2015

Greenfield Post 81 may have received an automatic berth to the upcoming State Junior American Legion Baseball Championship as the host, but it didn’t need it . Post 81 scored four runs in the first inning and never … 0

Bulletin Board: Rowe propels Grizzlies’ 12-6 win

Monday, July 20, 2015

Olivia Rowe went 4-for-4 with two RBIs to power the Greenfield Grizzlies to a 12-6 victory over Mohawk in a Suburban Softball League 14-and-under game Monday night at Murphy Park in Greenfield. Audrey Bresciano was 3-for-4 with a triple and two RBIs, and Shelby Avery was 2-for-2 in … 0

Baseball: Post 81 ousted; Manny’s gets in

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Aldenville Post 337 brought Greenfield Post 81’s season to a premature close Sunday night with a 9-4 win in the losers’-bracket final of the Western Massachusetts Senior American Legion Baseball District Playoffs at Szot Park in Chicopee. Aldenville pushed one run across in the second inning, then the … 0

Bulletin Board: Cyclists invade Charlemont

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Brendan McCormack of Leicester topped a strong Men’s Pro/1/2/3 field of 50 riders to capture the 17th annual Northampton Cycling Club Tour of The Hilltowns cycling race Saturday at Berkshire East Mountain Resort in Charlemont. McCormack, 20, who … 0

Keeping Score: The long run

Friday, July 17, 2015

Good morning! Some businessmen frame their first dollar, but Bill Faucher wants to frame his first millionth. The 75-year-old New Hampshire resident owns an off-track betting parlor two miles east of the Hinsdale Walmart. His deal with the state requires him to take the profits and build a … 0