Sports

Indians vanquish Granby

Thursday, February 26, 2015

TURNERS FALLS — The last time Liam Ellis took the floor at the Curry Hicks Cage as a member of the Turners Falls High School basketball team, he was in eighth grade. Now a senior, Ellis and the third-seeded Indians will get a chance to return to the historic venue, courtesy of a hard-fought 56-49 victory over sixth-seeded seed Granby … 0

Warriors roll past Panthers

Thursday, February 26, 2015

DALTON — It was one of those nights for Pioneer Valley Regional School. The Panthers had no defensive answer for what was a well-oiled Wahconah … 0

Newt Guilbault makes change to sign-up date

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Sign-ups for the Newt Guilbault Community League youth baseball season have changed from the previous posting. Sign-ups will take place on Wednesday at St. Kazimierz … 0

Jillson focused on state shot-put crown

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Fresh off his victory in the shot put at the PVIAC Indoor Track & Field Championships last weekend, Mahar Regional School’s Leo Jillson has his sights now set on winning a state Division V title. Jillson is the top seed in the shot put and will try to … 0

Indians roar back, Panthers fall, 75-69

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Turners Falls High School outscored Pioneer Valley Regional School, 29-14, in the fourth quarter and stormed back to earn a 75-69 victory in a Hampshire League boys’ basketball game Wednesday night in Turners Falls. Nick York (17 points) … 0

On the Trail: Snowed in

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

More than a month, now, sleeping in a La-Z-Boy recliner, and the winter doldrums have set in. I’ll get through it. Always have. So why dwell on it? Which brings me to an interesting development brought by unexpected visitors. They left their tracks overnight Tuesday along the wide … 0

Lull tops locals at state meet

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Allison Lull has been one of the top cross-country skiers in western Mass. all season. On Wednesday, she and her Mohawk Trail Regional High School teammates got the chance to see how they stacked up against the rest of the state. Lull finished 11th overall as an individual … 0

Chicago mayor asked that Little League return title

Thursday, February 12, 2015

CHICAGO — Hours after Little League International announced its stunning decision to strip a Chicago team of its national championship, the city’s mayor was on the phone asking the organization to reverse a decision that he said unfairly made the young players responsible. But Little League International CEO … 0

UMass outlasts Bonnies

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

OLEAN, N.Y. — After watching bounces, calls and results go against them in their last two trips in the Reilly Center, the UMass basketball team finally had a reason to celebrate at St. Bonaventure. The Minutemen made two big steals in the final 1 minute, 20 seconds and … 0

Bulletin Board: Freeman helps NMH ice Williston, 5-3

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

Ben Freeman scored a goal and added two assists to lead Northfield Mount Hermon School to a 5-3 win over Williston-Northampton School in a boys’ prep hockey game Wednesday at McCollum Arena in Gill. Peter-Owen Hayward scored twice in the win, and Conor O’Brien made 45 saves, including … 0

Locals strut stuff on the slopes

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

John White and Maeve Fiske-Mercer of Mohawk Trial Regional High School each recorded top-10 finishes in the combined standings during the PVIAC Individual Championships on a beautiful, sun-splashed Tuesday afternoon at Berkshire East Mountain Resort in Charlemont. White … 0

Turners’ OT win KO’s Red Hawks

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

A shot in the paint would not go for Frontier Regional School at the buzzer and Turners Falls High School avoided an upset with a 65-64 overtime victory in Hampshire League boys’ basketball action at Goodnow Gymnasium Tuesday … 0

Lively, Indians prevail

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Hope Lively scored 14 points on Tuesday night and Mohawk Trial Regional High School continued its push toward a tournament berth with a 47-38 basketball victory over Turners Falls High School in a girls’ Franklin County League South Division game in Buckland. The Warriors (8-10) need to beat … 0