Sports

Commerce roars back, 3-2

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Arelis Medina recorded 6 aces and 15 service points as High School of Commerce rallied from a two-set deficit to defeat Franklin County Technical School, 21-25, 17-25, 25-12, 25-21, 15-9, in a Metro Division girls’ volleyball match Wednesday in Turners Falls. Tiesha Montano added 8 digs and 8 service points for the Raiders (3-8 overall, 2-1 Metro). Katie Newell led … 0

On the Trail: Feeding, reading

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Raw and rainy, ripe for a soggy Wednesday walk, the backdrop bursting with flashy splashes of new fall color each day as drab, premature yellow … 0

Bulletin Board: Stoneleigh field hockey rolls

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Juliana Merullo scored three goals to lead Stoneleigh-Burnham School to a 7-0 whitewash of Eagle Hill School in prep girls’ soccer play Wednesday in Hardwick. … 0

Red Hawks make it a clean sweep

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Frontier Regional School placed six runners in the top 10 Tuesday to dump both Granby High School (19-42) and Franklin County Technical School (15-50) in Pioneer North Division girls’ cross-country action Tuesday afternoon in South Deerfield. Caitlin Burnett … 0

Bulletin Board: Wave falls on middle-school gridiron

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Hunter Campbell threw a 65-yard touchdown pass to Owen Phelps Tuesday but Greenfield Middle School suffered a 26-8 loss to Narragansett Regional Middle School in a football game in Baldwinville. Nate Haselton converted the 2-point run for Greenfield and finished with 80 rushing yards. Phelps wound up completing … 0

Hubbard, Panthers drill Central, 7-0

Monday, September 22, 2014

Ashley Hubbard scored three goals and added one assist to lead Pioneer Valley Regional School to a 7-0 win over Springfield Central High School in a West Division field hockey game Monday in Northfield. Pioneer led 5-0 at … 0

Jaywalking: Eye-opener

Monday, September 22, 2014

An estimated 550 people packed the dining common (and an overflow room) at Greenfield Community College Monday afternoon to hear the story of former NBA basketball player Chris Herren. High school students from Greenfield and Mahar were bused in and joined a large contingent of adults and other … 0

Hawks, Palmer draw blanks

Monday, September 22, 2014

Frontier Regional School carried the play but couldn’t put a ball past Palmer goalkeeper Jake Riel in a 0-0 independent boys’ soccer draw Monday in Palmer. The Red Hawks’ best chance came in the final 15 seconds of the contest, when Ian Newman blasted a 17-yard shot from … 0

Bulletin Board: Bourbeau Thomas’ champ

Monday, September 22, 2014

Chris Bourbeau totaled 36 points to win a playoff and capture the Thomas Memorial Men’s Golf League title Monday in Turners Falls. Darren Lenois finished second in the playoff with 34 points, Garrett Cousineau was third with 26 and Chris Varilly came in fourth with 17. It was … 0

Penn State does a job on UMass

Sunday, September 21, 2014

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — Saturday’s football game at Penn State promised a definite step up in competition for UMass, but delivered several steps back in competitiveness. The Nittany Lions rocked the visitors with 28 points in the second … 0

UMass braces for sellout

Sunday, September 21, 2014

UMass officials are expecting a sellout for Saturday’s Homecoming Game against Bowling Green State University at renovated Warren P. McGuirk Alumni Stadium. “It’s not sold out yet,” said Associate Athletic Director John Sinnett. “A limited amount of tickets still remain. We do expect a sellout.” The last sellout … 0

Mailloux rescues Eagles in OT, 12-6

Sunday, September 21, 2014

TURNERS FALLS — It seems only appropriate that an epic defensive struggle would be decided, in part, by a huge defensive play. CJ Daignault intercepted an overtime pass at the 1-yard line, setting up a sudden-death touchdown winning run by Dylan Mailloux to give the Franklin County Technical … 0

Senators fall hard to Easthampton

Sunday, September 21, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — In a contest that didn’t come close to living up to the pregame hype, Easthampton High School ran away with a 38-12 victory over Mahar Regional School Saturday afternoon at White Brook Middle School. It was a long day for the Senators, who could not slow … 0