High School Sports

Frontier's Ashley Barrington (1) and Smith's Liv Cavanaugh (14) at Frontier Regional High School on Tuesday. Recorder/Micky Bedell

Schools: Hawks handle Falcons

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Frontier Regional School put up its highest point total in nearly a year Tuesday night and the usually offensively-starved Red Hawks crushed Smith Academy, 55-34, in an independent girls’ basketball game at Goodnow Gymnasium in South Deerfield. The Red Hawks have been among the top defensive teams in Franklin County in recent memory but the team has struggled to score … 0

Eagles, Red Raiders seeking league wrestling titles

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Franklin County produced a pair of Western Mass. Division III Wrestling champions last season and had another two grapplers reach the finals at the meet. Three of the four wrestlers are back this season including each of the champions from last year in Frontier Regioal School’s Saul Soto and Athol High School’s Merritt … 0

Athol primed for big season in FCL

Monday, December 15, 2014

Athol High School has been the queen of the Franklin County League girls’ basketball landscape for the past decade and there is no reason to think the Red Raiders won’t once again rule the roost. Athol enters the season as the favorite to win the FCL North Division for a second straight season … 0

Panthers run past Green Wave

Monday, December 15, 2014

Pioneer Valley Regional School jumped all over Greenfield High School in the first half and cruised to a 75-53 Hampshire League boys’ basketball victory Monday night at Nichols Gymnasium in Greenfield. The Green Wave had an abysmal start … 0

Atkins’ hat trick propels Indians over Eagles

Monday, December 15, 2014

Tim Atkins recorded a natural hat trick in the first period Saturday night and Turners Falls High School opened its season with a 7-1 win over Easthampton High School in Fay-Wright Division hockey action at Collins-Moylan Arena in Greenfield. The Indians scored four times in the first period, … 0

HL season tips off tonight

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Who ya got? The Hampshire League boys’ basketball season kicks off tonight with a slew of games, and the big question heading into the season is who will emerge as the top dog in the league in 2014-2015. … 0

Friday, December 12, 2014

GHS-Franklin Tech opener The Greenfield and Franklin Tech girls’ basketball teams kicked off the 2014-15 winter sports season Thursday afternoon. Above, Greenfield’s Reagan Hickey goes up for a shot against Franklin Tech’s Michelle Leh goes airborne for a … 0

3 qualify for WMass, Indians sweep

Friday, December 12, 2014

Ian MacPhail, Jay Fritz and Mackenzie Phillips each qualified for the Western Mass. Swimming & Diving Championships on their first opportunity as Turners Falls High School opened the season with a pair of victories over Springfield School of Science & Technology in an independent swim meet Friday in … 0

Raiders cruise past Gansett

Friday, December 12, 2014

There’s nothing quite like a 22-0 run in the first quarter to get the season started off on a positive note. Athol High School outscored Narragansett Regional High School by that very margin in the first quarter and … 0

Turners looking for WMass individual qualifiers

Thursday, December 11, 2014

The Turners Falls High School swim team will look to continue its upswing this season when it gets underway this afternoon at 4 against Springfield School of Science & Technology in Turners Falls. The Indians have seen some … 0

Wave, Indians skaters ready to go

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Greenfield High School ruled the Fay-Wright Division last season. The Green Wave lost just once in the regular season and cruised to the title, which was re-established last season after the league had separated into a Fay Division … 0

Area teams gear up for PVIAC indoor track season

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Indoor track returns today when the PVIAC League kicks off its season at Smith College in Northampton. Five area schools field teams, and the Mahar Regional School boys and Pioneer Valley Regional School girls will be defending their … 0

Hickey powers Green Wave over Eagles

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Raegan Hickey made her varsity debut a memorable one and helped lead the Greenfield High School girls’ basketball team to a season-opening victory in the process. The eighth-grader scored a game-high 12 points as part of a double-double and played well at point guard as the Green Wave … 0