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School Wrestling: Decker, White, Rich WMass top seeds

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Three local wrestlers picked up top seeds for this weekend’s WMass Division III Individual Wrestling Championships at Southwick-Tolland Regional High School. Athol High School got a pair of top seeds as Merrick Decker and Ryan White each placed at the top of their weight divisions. Decker, the two-time defending WMass champion, earned the top seed at 120 pounds. He will be joined in the weight class by another local — … 0

School Hockey: Late Miner goal gives Wave tie

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Tyler Miner scored on a rebound with 51 second left to lift Greenfield High School into a 2-2 tie with Easthampton High School in Fay-Wright Division hockey action Saturday evening at Collins-Moylan Arena in Greenfield. The Green Wave called time out with 2 minutes left, trailing by a goal, and pulled the goalie. The drawn up play did not result in a goal, … 0

Chmyzinski powers Tribe; Raiders get past Frontier

Friday, February 5, 2016

Maddy Chmyzinski scored 35 points on Friday night and Turners Falls High School defeated McCann Technical High School, 56-34, in an independent girls’ basketball game in Turners Falls. The victory was the sixth of the season for the Indians, who continue to play well as they look to make a late-season push toward … 0

School Hoops: Hawks pull one out, 50-49

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Another instant classic, but this time a different ending. After dropping a triple-overtime heartbreaker Monday night, Frontier Regional School overcame a 3-point deficit in the final minute to edge Mahar Regional School, 50-49, in Hampshire League boys’ basketball … 0

Red Raiders flatten Hawks, 33-24

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Merrick Decker, Ryan White, Derrick Erali, and Trevor Mousseau all registered pins to lead Athol High School to a 33-24 win over Frontier Regional School in a Tri-County League boys’ wrestling match Wednesday night at the Goodnow Gymnasium … 0

Schools: Red Hawks girls ski to South Division title

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Frontier Regional School had three girls finish in the top 5 in the South Division and the Red Hawks captured the South team title during the final PVIAC ski meet of the season Tuesday at Berkshire East in Charlemont. The Red Hawks entered the day in a virtual … 0

Girls’ Hoop: Wave clinches elusive crown

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

It’s been a long time since Greenfield High School was able to celebrate winning a division title, but on Tuesday night the Green Wave did just that. Greenfield held Turners Falls High School to just 7 first-half points … 0

Boys’ Hoops: Warriors bounce Mahar, 51-41

Monday, February 1, 2016

Jake Cross scored 23 points and Mohawk Trail Regional High School upended Mahar Regional School, 51-41, in a Hampshire League boys’ basketball game Monday night in Buckland. The Mohawk big man had a huge game in the paint, … 0

Schools: Pioneer’s Devine shines on indoor track

Sunday, January 31, 2016

Danielle Devine had the best performance of the weekend by finishing third in the high jump during the PVIAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Friday night at Smith College in Northampton. Devine had a pair of top-5 finishes on the girls’ side of the meet and helped Pioneer … 0

Indian swimmers swept; Wave falls

Friday, January 29, 2016

Riley Palmer and Jay Fritz each qualified for the WMass Individual Swimming Championships on Friday but their Turners Falls High School boys’ swimming team suffered a 79-59 loss to Chicopee High School in a Constitution Division meet in Chicopee. Palmer qualified for the 100 yard butterfly with his … 0

Raiders take down rival Senators

Friday, January 29, 2016

The Athol High School boys’ basketball team has had its fair share of struggles this season but on Friday night the Red Raiders turned in their best half of basketball in the second half of their home game … 0

Schools: Mahar drops Panthers; Hopkins keeps rolling

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Mahar Regional School got strong outside shooting and turned in a strong defensive effort to hand Pioneer Valley Regional School its third consecutive loss with a 64-61 Hampshire League boys’ basketball victory Thursday night at Grzesik-Bixby Gymnasium in … 0

Schools: Hurricanes blow down Wave

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Amherst Regional High School scored five times in the final period to break open a close game and beat Greenfield High School, 8-2, in Fay-Wright Division hockey action Wednesday night at Orr Rink in Amherst. Evan Simmons scored … 0