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Hastings powers 75-64 Pioneer win

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Brad Hastings scored 27 points Wednesday night and Pioneer Valley Regional School outscored Mahar Regional School, 75-64, in a Hampshire League boys’ basketball game at Messer Gymnasium in Northfield. The Panthers (9-4 overall, 8-3 HL) had something to prove against the Senators (4-9, 3-7) after narrowly avoiding the upset loss the first time the teams tangled this season. The teams … 0

On the Trail: Humdinger

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

I remember well the wry grin worn by last week’s new crescent moon slouching east and facing west in the southern sky. I now know … 0

Senator wrestlers edge Athol

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Mahar took advantage of four forfeits and earned wins in three other bouts to edge Athol High School, 41-39, in a Tri-County League wrestling meet … 0

Jaywalking: Barnstorming

Monday, January 12, 2015

It’s amazing where a story can lead you to. Two days before Christmas, I touched on some of the history of Nichols Gymnasium in Greenfield. The gym opened when the new high school opened up in 1958 and … 0

Bulletin Board: Tigers enjoy road success

Monday, January 12, 2015

The Greenfield Tumbling Tigers captured one level and finished second in two others during the Funomenal Flippers meet over the weekend in Glastonbury, Conn. Greenfield won Level 9 with a team score of 100.30, followed by Darien (Conn.) YMCA with 72.75. Kayla Hamer led the Senior Division by … 0

Indians beat Wave for Upton Cup, 7-1

Sunday, January 11, 2015

The Turners Falls High School hockey team had plenty of reason to celebrate Saturday, when it ended a three-year Upton Cup losing streak with a 7-1 victory over Greenfield High School in Fay-Wright Division hockey action at Collins-Moylan Arena in Greenfield. The Upton Cup is the annual battle … 0

UMass holds off George Mason, 66-62

Sunday, January 11, 2015

FAIRFAX, Va. — A year after UMass took advantage of George Mason’s late blunders to escape with a miracle road win here, the Minutemen nearly gave Sunday’s game away in similar fashion. In the final two minutes, UMass survived countless mental mistakes, two missed free-throw box-outs, three turnovers … 0

Bulletin Board: Maine icemen blank UMass, 3-0

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Matt Morris stopped 29 shots Saturday night to lead Maine to a 3-0 shutout win over UMass in a Hockey East game Saturday night at the Mullins Center in Amherst. Maine (7-14-1) scored twice on the power play, including the opening tally of the game that came 35 … 0

Indians earn 2nd straight win; Red Raiders qualify for WMass

Friday, January 9, 2015

Turners Falls High School had a strong night from the free throw line on Friday night especially in crunch time and the Indians picked up their second consecutive win with a 52-42 triumph over McCann Technical School in … 0

Indians split with Holyoke

Friday, January 9, 2015

Alex Tirrell returned from an injury and picked up a win in the 100 yard backstroke in 1 minute, 14.84 seconds to propel Turners Falls High School to a 72-61 win over Holyoke High School in a C … 0

Bulletin Board: Putney rolls to big win over Four Rivers

Friday, January 9, 2015

Kai DeLorenzo and Mac Almeida each scored 9 points on Friday but Four Rivers Charter School suffered a 56-25 loss to Putney School in a River Valley Athletic League boys’ basketball game at Indoor Action Sports in Greenfield. Oscar Gibson added 7 points in the loss. Four Rivers … 0

Keeping Score: Taking the over

Friday, January 9, 2015

Good morning! The three best days of the football season are upon us. It begins today at Gillette Stadium where the Patriots are seven point favorites to beat the Baltimore Ravens in the AFC Conference semifinals. This isn’t the match-up that Patriots fans wanted. The Ravens have come, … 0

Wetherby reaches 1,000

Thursday, January 8, 2015

TURNERS FALLS — The first 999 points didn’t come easy for Chris Wetherby, so there was no way he was going to take a gift for the final point of his 1,000-point game. The game was already in … 0