Sports

Red Hawk girls win Districts

Friday, May 22, 2015

BUCKLAND — Track & field is usually a measure of individual success but on Friday night, the Frontier Regional School girls’ team flexed both its individual muscles, as well as that of the entire team. The Red Hawks had a pair of individual champions and also captured the team title during the District F & G Division II Championships at … 0

Frontier boys get 3rd, Mohawk 4th

Friday, May 22, 2015

BUCKLAND — Frontier Regional School used a strong performance in the final two relays to help it to a third place finish during the District … 0

Frontier baseball stays alive, beats Palmer

Friday, May 22, 2015

Noah Barnes scattered seven hits in a complete-game win to propel Frontier Regional School to a 3-1 win over Palmer High School in an independent … 0

Hawks outlast Indians, 5-4

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Bailey Powers hit a sacrifice fly in the top of the eighth inning to score Brandon Bryant, and Frontier Regional School edged Turners Falls High School, 5-4, in a Hampshire League West Division baseball game Wednesday night at … 0

On The Trail: Turkeys silent as spring brightens

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Before eight chimes on the Monday-morning tall clock — gray sky, heavy air, cup of coffee in hand and headed for my customary parlor reading station by the window — it walloped me like an open, clammy palm across the puss. Ah yes, that first overpowering fragrance of … 0

Streaking Green Wave boys on a tennis roll

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Greenfield High School is unbeatable in the Tri-County League. Their independent opponents haven’t fared much better recently, either. The Green Wave extended its streak of individual matches won to 55 and captured the outright TCL boys’ tennis championship Wednesday by blanking Turners Falls High School, 5-0, at the … 0

Local fans react to Pats’ penalties

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell crushed the New England Patriots Tuesday when he handed down the punishment from Deflategate, announcing that the club will be fined $1 million and forfeit two draft picks, plus suspending Tom Brady for the first four regular season games of the 2015 NFL season. … 1

Bulletin Board: Miller-Booska 2nd at states

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Troy Miller and Cody Booska were among the best high school golfers in the state when they were Franklin County Technical School teammates. On Tuesday and Wednesday the duo proved to be among the state’s best four-ball players. Miller and Booska wound up losing on the first playoff … 0

Gold explodes to defeat Green, 12-3

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Bernardston/Erving Gold scored eight times in the third inning to erase a 3-0 deficit and defeat Northfield Green, 12-3, in a Tri-County Cal Ripken Baseball League game Wednesday night at Zilinski Field in Erving. Jakob Burnett went 3-for-3 with a double, triple and three RBIs, while striking out … 0

Hawks take charge, 80-65

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Frontier Regional School built a huge lead in the field events and it all but locked up a Suburban League girls’ track & field title in the process. The Red Hawks earned 47 of a possible 63 points … 0

Phillips belts 2 HRs in combined no-hitter

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

As far as Gary Mullins was concerned, Mackenzie Phillips’ night was perfect enough. Phillips hurled five perfect innings with 12 strikeouts to earn the pitching win and supported her own cause by blasting two home runs in a 9-0 Franklin County League softball victory over Hopkins Academy Tuesday … 0

Bulletin Board: Whittier has a day as Great Falls rolls

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Olivia Whittier struck out five in the circle and went 2-for-4 with two RBIs at the plate as Great Falls Middle School defeated Hopkins Academy, 18-4, in a mercy-rule-shortened, five-inning softball game Tuesday in Hadley. Jade Tyler went 3-for-4 with three RBIs in the win, and Taylor Murphy … 0

Warriors trim Mahar, close in on league title

Monday, May 11, 2015

Mohawk Trail Regional High School boys’ track & field coach Shawn Billings spent the past few days playing an internal chess match. The match wasn’t your normal chess game but instead revolved around Monday afternoon’s Intercounty League meet … 0