The Frontier Regional School girls volleyball team hoists up their trophy after defeating the Lynnfield Pioneers winning the State Division III final game, at Fitchburg High School, Saturday, November 21. Recorder Staff/Matt Burkhartt

A season for the ages

Sunday, November 29, 2015

The white soccer ball caromed from Zach Ells’ head, bouncing off the goal line as keeper Dylan Husted could only turn and watch it dance in the netting. Douglas High School’s senior striker ended Frontier Regional School’s boys’ soccer run with a diving header inside the 6-yard box after flying through the 40-degree air. It was cold, but not as … 0

Quinnipiac outlasts Minutemen skaters, 1-0

Sunday, November 29, 2015

Scott Davidson’s goal at 8:07 of the first period was the only scoring of the game Saturday as No. 3 Quinnipiac blanked UMass, 1-0, in … 0

Turkey Day leftovers

Friday, November 27, 2015

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Frontier’s three amigos await States

Monday, November 16, 2015

It’s a big deal when a local team advances to the state tournament, and even bigger when two teams make it past the sectional. But three teams from the same school? Unprecedented. Frontier Regional School, fresh off victories … 0

Bulletin Board: Adamski leads Travel Kuz to men’s touch-football crown, 13-0

Monday, November 16, 2015

Travel Kuz’s defense posted its 10th consecutive shutout as it captured the Greenfield Men’s Touch Football League championship, 13-0, over Sunday at Green River Park. League Most Valuable Player and Quarterback of the Year Bryan Adamski fired touchdown passes to Justin Fox and Kendall Schneider to lead … 0

Frontier first county soccer champion

Sunday, November 15, 2015

WESTFIELD — What a time for Dylan Husted’s first penalty-kick save of the season. The Frontier Regional School goalkeeper stood tall in the fifth round of a shootout to decide the Western Massachusetts Division III Boys’ Soccer Tournament … 0

FanDuel suspending daily fantasy sports for New York players

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

ALBANY, N.Y. — Daily fantasy sports operator FanDuel said Tuesday it’s temporarily suspending entry in paid contests for New York players, while the state attorney general sued to halt what he considers illegal gambling by both FanDuel and DraftKings. The New York-based company said that move follows its … 0

Unimaginable 11 straight titles

Sunday, November 15, 2015

HOLYOKE — The streak will eventually end, but Frontier Regional School made sure it didn’t happen this year. The top-seeded Red Hawks absorbed everything second-seeded Lee High School threw at them before they were able to claim their … 0

O’Sullivan leads way; Frontier boys qualify

Sunday, November 15, 2015

WESTFIELD — Pacing each stride as swift and consistent as the prevailing race-time wind, local harriers from Franklin County fared well at the Western Massachusetts Division II Cross Country Championship held Saturday afternoon at Stanley Park. Leading the … 0

Whew! Turners Falls hangs on, 20-12

Sunday, November 15, 2015

TURNERS FALLS — The only thing that could have made Saturday’s Powertown showdown better was if it had been played for the Division VI western Massachusetts championship. The matinee contest for the mythical “Mayor’s Cup” between Turners Falls High School and host Franklin County Technical School was a … 0

Pirozhkov returns as Wave takes down Panthers, 27-12

Sunday, November 15, 2015

NORTHFIELD — It had to be frustrating for Greenfield High School quarterback Max Pirozhkov to spend the last few weeks sitting on the sidelines watching his team lose. On Saturday night, Pirozhkov unleashed that frustration on Pioneer Valley Regional School’s football team, rushing for 137 yards and 4 … 0

Davis ignites UMass’ 85-79 hoop victory

Sunday, November 15, 2015

AMHERST — Saturday’s season opener may not gone the way Derek Kellogg had expected, but the UMass basketball coach could at least count on some customary late heroics from Trey Davis. The senior guard scored 10 straight points for the Minutemen in the game’s final 2:35, helping to … 0

Red Hawks face Lee, go after 11th straight title

Friday, November 13, 2015

There are those who have joked that Frontier Regional School has been to the David. M. Bartley Center at Holyoke Community College so many times for the Western Massachusetts Division III Girls’ Volleyball Championship that it should be … 0