High School Sports

Post 81 dumps Amherst

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Turners Falls High School teammates Tyler Charboneau and Nick York helped lead the offensive charge for Greenfield Post 81 by combining for five hits and seven RBIs as Post 81 defeated Amherst Post 148, 9-5, in American Legion Baseball Senior Division action Saturday at Ziomek Field in Amherst. Greenfield came into the game off a tough 6-4 loss to Ludlow Thursday night, when the Greenfield nine blew an early 3-0 … 0

Ludlow beats sloppy Post 81

Thursday, June 25, 2015

GREENFIELD — Greenfield Post 81 entered Thursday night’s American Legion contest against Ludlow Post 52 having beaten its previous four opponents. That streak came to an end as Greenfield did enough to beat itself. The Greenfield nine committed five errors and struggled to come up with timely hits and Ludlow came back from an early 3-0 deficit to beat the host, 6-4, in … 0

Post 81 drops Springfield

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

After getting off to a slow start, Greenfield Post 81 chipped away and pulled out its fourth straight win. Greenfield was getting shut out until it scored four in the fifth inning and added another in the sixth to beat Springfield Teddy Bear Pools, 5-2, in an Western Massachusetts Senior American Legion Baseball … 0

Indians after 7th state crown

Friday, June 19, 2015

Turners Falls High School will attempt to win its seventh MIAA State Softball Championship this morning when it faces Millis High School in the Division III title tilt starting at 11 a.m. at UMass’ Sortino Field. What’s rare … 0

Duclos Jr. hired as Pioneer football coach

Friday, June 19, 2015

The Pioneer Valley Regional School football team is getting a youthful shot this fall. Steven Duclos has been hired as the head coach at Pioneer, the program’s third coach since it was reborn in 2005. The 20-year-old Duclos, … 0

Tribe marches back to state final

Thursday, June 18, 2015

AMHERST — As quickly as the proverbial door opened for Hopedale High School to jump out to a big early lead, Turners Falls High School slammed it shut. Mackenzie Phillips worked out of a first-inning jam and finished … 0

Post 81 posts first win; Junior Legion rolls

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Phew! That was the collective sigh of relief breathed by the Greenfield Post 81 American Legion Baseball team Thursday night, when it got off the schneid and recorded its first win of the season, 7-1 over Wilbraham Post 286 at Minnechaug Regional High School in Wilbraham. Noah Barnes … 0

At last, Turners-Hopedale

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Turners Falls High School continues its quest for another state championship today at 4 p.m. at UMass’ Sortino Field against Hopedale High School in the State MIAA Division III Softball Tournament semifinals. It’s a familiar scenario for the 23-1 Indians — entering a state tournament game at a … 0

Norfolk County Rams eliminate Eagles, 15-3

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

TURNERS FALLS — Norfolk County Agricultural High School used a pair of big innings to topple Franklin County Technical School, 15-3, in the State Small School Vocational Softball Tournament semifinals Wednesday afternoon at Nancy Gifford Field. The top-seeded … 0

Another delay

Tuesday, June 16, 2015


Indians bury Monson, 13-0, for 17th title

Sunday, June 14, 2015

AMHERST — Some teams rely on quality pitching. Others are blessed with lethal offensive capabilities. When Turners Falls High School has both working in unison, the results can be devastating. Mackenzie Phillips fired a two-hit shutout supported by flawless defense, and the Indians’ offense shredded three Monson High … 0

Longstreeth, Falcons shut down Tribe, 1-0

Sunday, June 14, 2015

AMHERST — Turners Falls High School had a chance to strike early. With a pitcher like David Longstreeth going for Smith Academy, the Indians knew they needed to be aggressive. But perfect execution by the Falcons cut down a would-be run in the first inning, one that could … 0

Miner New England high-jump queen

Sunday, June 14, 2015

You can add New England champion to the long list of accolades that Frontier Regional School high jumper Kat Miner has earned this spring. Miner had already proven that she was head and shoulders above the competition in the state this season, and on Saturday she showed the … 0