Sports

Bulletin Board: MacConnell, Zukowski rule K of C golf

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Bruce MacConnell and Ray Zukowski earned the top weekly point quota total at plus-6 to lead the Knights of Columbus Golf League at Thomas Memorial Golf & Country Club Wednesday in Turners Falls. Steve Call was closest to the pin on No. 7 at 4 feet, 5 inches, while Joe Kapitulik was closest on No. 9 at 13-10. MacConnell won … 0

On the Trail: Old & eager

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

The swamps are sporting their royal, invasive purple, yellows are lining the edges, rose of Sharon’s in bloom, mud-splattered acorns are scattered underfoot, my favorite … 0

Bulletin Board: Champigny, Mickiewicz tie at Edge Hill

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Paul Champigny and Justin Mickiewicz tied for top point quota at plus-4 Tuesday in the A Division of the Edge Hill Men’s Golf League in … 0

Finley-Booska go OT; champs win

Friday, August 1, 2014

GREENFIELD — KC Finley had been involved in some memorable matches with his usual partner Dennis Booska. On Friday, son Cody Booska got his first experience of life on the big stage. Finley and Kid Booska needed two … 0

Greenfield Triathlon on tap Sunday

Friday, August 1, 2014

Now in its fourth decade, the Greenfield Lightlife Triathlon appears to be as strong as ever. Race Director Christy Moore of the Greenfield Recreation Department said that 229 athletes have registered for the various age groups and divisions … 0

Red Door wins shootout against Team Allure

Friday, August 1, 2014

Todd Wiles and Nick Aldrich each went 5-for-6 on Friday night as the Red Door clubbed Team Allure, 28-13, in a Greenfield Co-Rec Adult Softball League game at Greenfield Middle School. Donna Tanner went 3-for-5 with an RBI in the win, and Kristi Roberts went 3-for-4. Kelly Thayer … 0

Keeping Score: Fade to Green

Friday, August 1, 2014

Good morning! Former Deerfield Academy teacher, administrator, coach and Mr. Everything Bob Merriam passed away last week at age 90. Merriam was interred at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Deerfield, a pastoral burial ground that holds the remains of many of the school’s iconic figures, including legendary headmaster Frank … 0

Pair of 63s highlight day of nice weather, low scores

Thursday, July 31, 2014

GREENFIELD — It was a most unusual opening morning for the Invitational Four-Ball Tournament at the Country Club of Greenfield: a lush, soft layout, temperatures hovering in the mid-60s, and virtually no wind. In other words, it was … 0

Post 81 reaches end of road, 4-3

Thursday, July 31, 2014

SUDBURY — Baseball is a game of inches and, on Thursday, the closest of plays just did not go the way of Greenfield Post 81. Brody Markol had what appeared to be a double taken away from him in the ninth inning and Greenfield’s attempt to rally from … 1

Bulletin Board: Junior Legion nine falls to Littleton, 5-4

Thursday, July 31, 2014

A fantastic inaugural season for Greenfield Post 81 Junior American Legion Baseball team has finally come to an end. Littleton Post 249 got out two late bases-loaded jams, then scored in the bottom of the eighth inning to beat Greenfield, 5-4, in the Junior Department Championships on Thursday … 0

Ames keeps Post 81 alive, 4-1

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

SUDBURY — In a game of missed opportunities to score runs for Greenfield Post 81, Niko Ames came through when it counted. The Post 81 shortstop blasted a two-out, bases-clearing double with the bags full in the top … 0

On the Trail: Close encounter

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Although there’s other stuff I could get into, interesting topics I’m confident readers would enjoy, it’s back to black bears — specifically a big Wendell bruin that may be attempting to befriend a dear old friend of mine, … 0

Bulletin Board: Junior Legion crushes Braintree in semifinals, 10-5

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

The Greenfield Post 81 Junior American Legion Baseball team continued its charge toward a state championship with a 10-5 victory over previously unbeaten Braintree Post 86 in the Junior Department Championships Wednesday night at Szot Park in Chicopee. Greenfield faces unbeaten Littleton Post 249 today at 4:30 in … 0