Sports

Indians favored for 4th straight victory

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

A year ago, the Turners Falls High School football team did something never before done in the proud 87-year history of the school when it defeated Greenfield High School for the third consecutive season. The Indians look to continue the historical run this morning at 10:30 when they invade Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. As for the Green Wave, after … 0

Another Mahar-Athol toss-up

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

While neither team qualified for the postseason this fall, Mahar Regional School and Athol High School can close out the season on a high note … 0

UM derails Huskies

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

AMHERST — While the snow flew outside Wednesday, UMass basketball flew inside, playing comfortably and in command from start to finish. The Minutemen scored the … 0

Turners-McCann round two

Thursday, November 13, 2014

For the second straight season, the Turners Falls High School football team will head to North Adams to face top-seeded McCann Technical High School in a postseason tilt. The Indians and their faithful hope that this year’s result … 0

Hawks to state final — barely

Thursday, November 13, 2014

HUDSON — Nothing could stop Frontier Regional School from its date with destiny. Not a strong Lynnfield High School team or a bout of inconsistent play that twice brought the Red Hawks to the brink of elimination. Frontier rallied to win the final two games and beat Lynnfield, … 0

Mohawk returns to state meet

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Ask Mohawk Trail Regional High School cross-country coach Joe Chadwick to describe the girls’ team and he doesn’t even have to stop and think about it. “There’s never a dull moment,” he said with a laugh. On Saturday, … 0

Auburn ousts Frontier, 1-0

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

WEST SPRINGFIELD — Frontier Regional School’s storybook field hockey season finally came to an end Wednesday night, although the valiant Red Hawks did everything in their power to prevent it . The Red Hawks threw everything they had … 0

On the Trail: Blind faith

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

He was out for an afternoon walk on a sunny fall Friday, I on my way home from hunting, a fun day behind two seasoned gun dogs through thick thorny cover. I pulled over, stopped, slid down my passenger’s window and said hello, he having just crossed to … 0

Red Hawks face Lynnfield tonight in semis

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

The Frontier Regional School Express keeps chugging along. Next stop: Hudson. The Red Hawks, fresh off their 10th consecutive Western Massachusetts championship, will try to advance to their fifth straight state-title match tonight when they take on a … 0

Bulletin Board: Powderpuff Game on tap

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

The sixth annual Powderpuff football game between Franklin County Technical School and Pioneer Valley Regional School will take place on Nov. 22 at 11 a.m. in Northfield. Non-perishable food items will be collected at the gate and will serve as admission. All proceeds from the gate and sponsorships … 0

Orioles send Red Hawks packing, 3-0

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

CHICOPEE — On one side of Tuesday’s WMass Division III Boys’ Soccer Tournament semifinal, you had a Frontier Regional School team that has overcome a lack of size with an abundance of team speed. On the other was … 0

Frontier faces difficult task against Auburn

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

After picking up Western Massachusetts Division II field hockey hardware Saturday, Frontier Regional School gets back to work tonight in the MIAA Division II state semifinals. The Red Hawks will return to Clark Field in West Springfield at … 0

4 local spikers make Division III All-State Team

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Four area players were selected to the Massachusetts Girls’ Volleyball Coaches Association Division III All-State Team, which was released late Monday night. Cassidy Ciesluk, Remi Quesnelle and Emily Woodward were all picked from 10-time Western Massachusetts and four-time defending state champion Frontier Regional School, while Tessa Neverett became … 0