Sports

Legion program ups the ante, adds Junior team

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

The Greenfield American Legion Post 81 baseball team has added a Junior Legion program this season. The team has been added due to the growing popularity of Junior Legion programs in western Mass., which serve as feeder teams for the Senior Legion teams. The Junior Legion team is designed for players ages 17 & under but players have to be … 0

Red Raider spikers sweep Commerce

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Athol High School forged its way back over the .500 mark for the season as it defeated High School of Commerce, 25-15, 25-17, 25-15, in … 0

Falcons edge Hawks; Wave wins

Monday, April 14, 2014

Smith Academy plated a pair of runs in the fifth inning to break a scoreless deadlock and went on to record a 2-1 independent baseball … 0

Fun is had by all at Highlands Pentathlon

Sunday, April 6, 2014

CHARLEMONT — The crowd gathered at the bottom of the hill at Berkshire East Ski Resort began to stir as the first skier came shooting down the mountain Saturday during the final leg of the third annual Berkshire … 0

Bulletin board: Towson laxmen beat UMass, 6-5

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Greg Cuccinello and Joe Seider each scored twice to lead Towson to a 6-5 upset victory Saturday over 11th-ranked UMass in a men’s lacrosse game at Garber Field in Amherst. UMass (7-3 overall, 1-1 CAA) netminder Zach Oliveri did his best to keep the game close with a … 0

Keeping Score: Home trip

Monday, April 7, 2014

Good morning! Searching for a local restaurant on the drive out of Florida I stopped at Granny’s in Starke, home of Florida State Prison where 86 convicts have been executed since 1976. At the main intersection a sign for the prison points west, and I wondered if any … 0

Franklin Tech blanks PVCS, 3-0

Friday, April 4, 2014

Franklin County Technical School registered just one hit in its Tri-County League baseball season opener but the Eagles manufactured some runs and had three pitchers combine on a five-hit shutout to open the season with a 3-0 victory over Pioneer Valley Christian School in Turners Falls. Joey Barcomb, … 0

Bulletin Board: Locals named to hoop, hockey all-star teams

Monday, April 7, 2014

Ten local girls basketball players and five local hockey players were named Pioneer Valley Interscholastic Athletic Conference All-Stars this week. The lists were compiled by coaches in each league. Here is a look at the girls’ basketball players: Athol: Molly Cleveland, Tanner Favreau, Nicole Guerin. Frontier: Amanda Calvo, … 0

NMH drops football

Thursday, April 3, 2014

The Northfield Mount Hermon School football alumni got shocking news Thursday when the school announced it was dropping the football program beginning in the fall of 2014. The school sent a letter out to former NMH football players explaining the decision, which, according to the letter, came after … 0

Turners edges Pioneer, 3-2

Thursday, April 3, 2014

TURNERS FALLS — It wasn’t exactly how Turners Falls High School wanted to protect a one-run, seventh-inning lead in Thursday’s season opener, but the Indians picked off two base runners and threw out a third trying to steal … 0

Senator baseball smacks Raiders

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Logan Barrett went 3-for-4 with a double and home run to power Mahar Regional School to an 8-3 victory over High School of Commerce in independent baseball action Thursday at Marshall Roy Field in Springfield. The Red Raiders scored a single run in the second inning on passed … 0

Bulletin Board: Evil Monkeys lose title game

Thursday, April 3, 2014

The FC Frontier Evil Monkeys Under-10 squad came up short in the Under-11 Indoor Soccer League championship game, dropping a 7-3 decision to FC Mass on Thursday at Allsport Arena in Northampton. Rohan Edwards collected two goals and an assist for FC Frontier, while Brady Burch added a … 0

Wave opens up on Turners

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Greenfield High School was able to rally from one-set deficits in two matches and earned a 4-1 win over Turners Falls High School in a Tri-County League boys’ tennis match on Wednesday at the Bourdeau Complex in Turners … 0