High School Sports

GHS Principal Donna Woodcock, who recently received the prestigious 2015 PVIAC Distinguished Srvice Award, smiles as she sits at her desk. The award is given annually for exemplary contributons to the Pioneer Valley athletic scene.
Recorder file photo/Paul Franz

Jaywalking: Distinguished

Monday, April 20, 2015

Current Greenfield High School students may know Donna Woodcock only as a principal, but before serving in that capacity she was one of the most successful varsity coaches in Franklin County and even the Pioneer Valley. Woodcock coached her last game in 2005 but has remained involved in sports for the past decade, serving in a many capacities. For all … 0

Charboneau goes the route, homers in Indians’ 4-2 win

Friday, April 17, 2015

Tyler Charboneau had himself a day. The Turners Falls High School senior pitched a complete game and also clubbed a home run as part of a three-hit performance to lead the Indians’ offense during a 4-2 Hampshire League baseball crossover victory over Mahar Regional School Friday at the Woodward Complex in Orange. Charboneau’s … 0

Phillips, Arzuaga power Turners to 6-0 win over Greylock

Friday, April 17, 2015

Mackenzie Phillips shined brightly in the circle and Gabby Arzuaga continued her brilliance at the plate as Turners Falls High School defeated Mt. Greylock Regional School, 6-0, in independent softball play Friday afternoon at the Bourdeau Fields Complex in Turners Falls. Phillips was masterful and nearly threw a perfect game against the traditionally strong but youthful Mounties, as she allowed just one hit … 0

Mohawk girls make quick work of Senators

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Mahar Regional School was expected to be Mohawk Trail Regional High School’s toughest Franklin County League foe this season. But with a roster that experienced plenty of turnover from last season and is now featuring more of a … 0

Indians come out swinging

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Opening defense of a league title isn’t easy without your best player, but Turners Falls High School passed its first test with flying colors. The Indians — playing without injured star second baseman Jenna Putala — scored twice … 0

Patterson stymies Mohawk

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Nate Patterson hasn’t had an issue with his workload this week. Patterson, fresh off a 19-pitch relief effort Monday, hurled a complete game three-hitter Wednesday afternoon to lead Frontier Regional School past Mohawk Trail Regional High School, 3-1, … 0

Hamelin helps Hawks to 7-0 softball victory

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Ally Hamelin had fun on both sides of the ledger Tuesday afternoon. The senior pitcher fired a two-hit shutout and blasted a three-run home run to lead Frontier Regional School to a 7-0 victory over Athol High School in a Franklin County League softball contest at Zabek Field … 0

Warriors take no prisoners, 117-28

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Some of Mohawk Trail Regional High School’s competition this season may come from within. Eighth-grader Lucy Carr accomplished something few have done in recent years, and Aimee Funk won a pair of events to lead to Warriors to … 0

Tech boys hand Gaels track loss

Monday, April 13, 2015

Three Franklin County Technical School athletes earned multiple wins as the Eagles downed Holyoke Catholic High School, 731/2-661/2, in independent boys’ track and field action Monday in Turners Falls. Owen Ortiz led Franklin Tech by winning the long jump in 19 feet, 4 inches and the 100 meters … 0

Wave shuts down Pioneer

Monday, April 13, 2015

Owen Schilling and Ben Poirier combined to pitch seven shutout innings and Greenfield High School opened its season with a 10-0 victory over Pioneer Valley Regional School in a Hampshire League crossover game Monday afternoon in Northfield. The … 0

Tribe opens baseball season with 10-3 win

Friday, April 10, 2015

Let there be baseball. After nearly a month of practicing in gyms and waiting for the weather to cooperate, Turners Falls High School finally kicked off the local baseball season on Friday, and the Indians looked anything but … 0

Miner, Frontier dominate opener

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Kat Miner rolled to victories in three events to power Frontier Regional School to a 133-12 rout of Belchertown High School in girls’ Suburban League track and field action Wednesday afternoon in South Deerfield. Miner, a junior, impressively … 0

Bombers spike Athol, 3-0

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Westfield High School’s ability to block was too much for Athol High School to overcome, and after a pair of close sets early, the Bombers rolled through the third set to hand the Red Raiders a 25-20, 25-22, … 0