High School Sports

Senator wrestlers edge Athol

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Mahar took advantage of four forfeits and earned wins in three other bouts to edge Athol High School, 41-39, in a Tri-County League wrestling meet Wednesday night at Mallet Gymnasium in Athol. Todd Chaisson (113 pounds) recorded a pin over Logan Kirwan in 5 minutes, 13 seconds, Dylan Castine (132) stopped Anthony Potenti in 5:30, and Ben Gilmore (152) recorded a technical fall over Jordan Carrasquillo, 17-0, for the Senators’ … 0

Hastings powers 75-64 Pioneer win

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Brad Hastings scored 27 points Wednesday night and Pioneer Valley Regional School outscored Mahar Regional School, 75-64, in a Hampshire League boys’ basketball game at Messer Gymnasium in Northfield. The Panthers (9-4 overall, 8-3 HL) had something to prove against the Senators (4-9, 3-7) after narrowly avoiding the upset loss the first time … 0

Bulletin Board: Narragansett returns favor by beating Athol, 65-57

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Narragansett Regional High School avenged a season-opening loss Monday night by downing Athol High School, 65-57, in an independent boys’ basketball game Monday night in Balndwinville. The Red Raiders (10-1), who had posted an 84-58 win over Gansett in the opener, lost their 10th straight game. Zack Dodge scored 10 of his game-high 19 points in the opening period as Athol grabbed a … 0

Ineligible girls’ basketball player costs Indians 3 wins

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Turners Falls High School’s chances of qualifying for the Western Massachusetts Division IV Girls’ Basketball Tournament this season just became significantly more difficult. According an email sent Tuesday by Michael Sullivan, superintendent of schools of the Gill-Montague Regional School District, the Indians have officially forfeited three wins due … 0

Green Wave girls trim Turners Falls

Monday, January 19, 2015

Greenfield High School struggled to score in the middle two quarters and missed over half of its free throws Monday night. Yet, the Green Wave managed to recover in the final period and pull out a victory. Greenfield … 0

Lull soars to the top for Nordic Warriors

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Never deterred by all the Mount Greylock Regional High School skiers at the front of the pack during early-season competition in the Berkshire Nordic Ski League, Mohawk Trail Regional High School’s Allison Lull outraced them Saturday to beat the Mounties in their own backyard. Lull crushed the rest … 0

High jumpers Popusoi, LaBombard place first, second for Green Wave

Sunday, January 18, 2015

Sylvian Popusoi and Kodey LaBombard finished first and second in the high jump for Greenfield High School, and the Wave defeated both Athol High School (67-28) and Pioneer Valley Regional School (651/ 2-281/ 2) during the afternoon session of Meet No. 4 of the PVIAC indoor track season … 0

Indians rally, edge Senators

Friday, January 16, 2015

Liam Ellis has proven to be one of the top offensive threats in the Hampshire League this season. Even though Mahar Regional School’s defense was able to keep him in check most of Friday night, the primetime player … 0

Hawks rally, beat Warriors

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Frontier Regional School rallied from a halftime deficit to come back and beat a surging Mohawk Trail Regional High School team, 45-41, in a Hampshire League boys’ basketball game Thursday night in Buckland. The Red Hawks (4-5 overall, … 0

MIAA votes to strip GNB Voke-Tech of D-III softball crown

Thursday, January 15, 2015

The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association’s Board of Directors voted unanimously to uphold their decision to vacate the Greater New Bedford Vocational High School softball team’s Division III state championship Wednesday afternoon at MIAA headquarters in Franklin. The 17-0 vote means the state title will remain vacant. The Bears … 0

Frontier flattens Belchertown

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Frontier Regional School has been a force against its Tri-County League opponents. The Red Hawks recorded six of the seven contested bouts Wednesday night and rolled to a 59-12 win over Belchertown High School in Tri-County League wrestling … 0

Rams butt Red Raiders, 54-45

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

It was possibly a preview of the Western Massachusetts Division III girls’ basketball championship game and for three quarters it lived up to the billing. But in the fourth quarter, Granby High School found another gear and outscored … 0

Ellis powers Indians

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Liam Ellis led, and his Turners Falls High School teammates followed. Ellis unloaded a career-high 31 points and was one of five Indians in double figures as they ran past Pioneer Valley Regional School, 86-79, in Hampshire League boys’ basketball action Tuesday night at Messer Gymnasium in Northfield. … 0