High School Sports

Mahar's Ben Gilmore, top, works toward a 12-10 decision over South Hadley's Ethan Fleming at 160 pounds Wednesday night in an equally tight Tri-County League wrestling meet between two unbeatens attempting to secure the title. No such luck. The competition ended in a 37-37 tie to end the regular season at South Hadley.
For The Recorder/Jerrey Roberts

Schools: A night of ties on wrestling mat

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

The Tri-County League wrestling championship was finally going to be decided Wednesday night between Mahar Regional School and South Hadley High School. The winner of their match would be the outright winner. In a strange twist of fate, nothing was settled when the match ended. The Senators held a commanding lead with four matches to go, but the Tigers were … 0

Pioneer derails Mohawk

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

BUCKLAND — Basketball is a game of ebbs and flows, which was never more apparent than on Wednesday night. Mohawk Trail Regional High School ebbed early in the third quarter to take the lead after trailing by 7 points at the break, but Pioneer Valley Regional School got flowing midway through the quarter … 0

Zera, Delaney shine for Frontier girls

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

CHARLEMONT — Frontier Regional School skiers Allison Zera and Corriann Delaney have gone back and forth with each other all season. The two are in the tough situation of being Red Hawk teammates and individual competitors on the same slopes, and that has helped push both to be at their best throughout the … 0

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 … 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 … 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 … 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