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The Turners Falls High School football team runs through drills Tuesday afternoon in the Powertown during its second day of summer practice, which opened for all local football teams Monday.
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Getting in shape

Tuesday, August 25, 2015


Bring it on

Monday, August 24, 2015


Springfield to host state hoops tournament

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

It’s official: the MIAA State Basketball Championship Tournamnent will be played in the city where hoops was born. On Wednesday, the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association made it official that beginning this winter the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and the Western Massachusetts Sports Commission will host the state finals in what will be billed the “Road to Springfield.” Although the MIAA did … 0

Post 81 should hold its head high

Sunday, August 9, 2015

It may not have made it to the game it had hoped would be its final game of the season, but the result was exactly what Greenfield Post 81 was looking for. The Junior Division American Legion Baseball … 0

Greenfield splits, qualifies

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

GREENFIELD — It might not have ended exactly the way Greenfield Post 81 would have liked, but the biggest goal of the day on Wednesday was to secure a spot in the Northeast Junior American Legion Baseball Regional … 0

Post 81 shocks Methuen, 5-3

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Greenfield Post 81 knocked off the only remaining unbeaten team in the Junior American Legion Baseball State Tournament and played its way into the final day of competition with a 5-3 victory over Methuen Post 122 Tuesday night … 0

Post 81 keeps rolling, 6-0

Monday, July 27, 2015

Greenfield Post 81 has quickly rebounded from its opening loss in the Junior American Legion State Tournament and moved closer to a berth in the Northeast Regionals. Torsten Sloan-Anderson chucked a three-hit shutout to lead Post 81 to … 0

Post 81 ousts Foxborough, stays alive

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Noah Barnes tossed seven strong innings on Sunday and Greenfield Post 81 remained alive in the American Legion Baseball Junior Division State Championships with a 5-4 victory over Foxborough Post 93 at Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. Vets … 0

Greenfield braces for Junior Legion state tourney

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Greenfield Post 81’s Junior Division American Legion Baseball team may be only 2 years old, but it is quickly making its name known statewide. After making a run to the final three teams in the Massachusetts Junior Division … 0

Hastings & son on the road with the Big Shots

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Pioneer Valley Regional School basketball player Brad Hastings is getting quite an opportunity to showcase his talents this weekend. Hastings is the only Franklin County player on the Dream Elite AAU basketball team roster that secured a place … 0

Dream team oversees Coaches Classic

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Gary Mullins’ spring months are primarily focused on coaching his highly successful Turners Falls High School softball team. Once the season ends, he joins forces with Jake Shulda, Mark Sullivan, Rich Mascavage and George Emery to organize and … 0

Greenfield sweeps Agawam, 21-0, 5-2

Sunday, July 12, 2015

Greenfield Post 81 began its defense of the WMass American Legion Baseball title by sweeping Agawam Post 185 in the best-of-three first round over the weekend. Post 81 entered the postseason as hot as any team in western Mass. and it didn’t stop as Greenfield rolled over Agawam … 0

Greyhound Passing League Camp underway

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Local high school football players will get a new opportunity to hit the gridiron this summer. The Greyhound Passing League Camp kicked off on Monday night, and it’s unlike anything ever offered in the area. Each Monday beginning at 5 p.m., teams get together and play against one … 0