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High School Sports

Greenfield catcher Jake Elwell braces for a tag at the plate against a Milford baserunner Tuesday night at Feeley Field in Sudbury, where the local Post 81 nine was dropped into the loser's bracket of the America Legion Baseball state tournament with an 11-1 defeat.
Special to The Recorder/Jane K. Ames

Milford rocks Post 81

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Dan Mantoni tossed six innings of two-hit ball and Milford Post 59 scored seven times in the sixth inning to break open a close game and post an 11-1 victory over Greenfield Post 81 in an American Legion Baseball Department Championship winner’s-bracket game Tuesday at Feeley Field in Sudbury. The game was called in the bottom of the eighth inning … 0

Jaywalking: Tight team

Monday, July 28, 2014

There are lots of things to do on a summer evening in our area. Cooking on the grill, sitting around the campfire or on a patio, or going for a walk or a run as the sun sets are some ways to enjoy the evening and relax. Another activity that screams summer evenings is taking in a baseball game, and that’s something I’ve … 0

Greenfield nine opens with 7-5 victory

Sunday, July 27, 2014

The only thing that has been able to prevent Greenfield Post 81 from winning of late has been the weather. On Sunday, one day after Greenfield opened the American Legion Baseball Senior Division State Championships with a victory, rain and thunderstorms washed out the action and postponed games until today. That means Greenfield … 0

Ludlow drops Post 81, 8-3

Monday, June 23, 2014

Eight errors proved far too much for Greenfield Post 81 to overcome Monday night when Ludlow took an 8-3 American Legion Baseball victory at Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. It has been a tough three-game stretch for the Post 81 (7-2) defense, which has committed 16 errors in … 0

Bulletin Board: GHS Alumni Game nears

Thursday, June 19, 2014

The Greenfield High School Alumni Game is scheduled for June 27 at 6 p.m. at Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. Fromer Greenfield baseball players interested in playing are asked to show up by 5:30. All former players are welcome, whether they choose to play or not. For more … 0

Post 81 suffers 1st loss

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Jeff Zebrowski fired a four-hit shutout and Aldenville Post 337 dealt Greenfield Post 81 its first loss of the season with a 6-0 verdict in a Hampden County American Legion Baseball game Tuesday night at Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. Cam Kagan ripped an RBI single to break … 0

Jaywalking: Catching cousins

Monday, June 16, 2014

Brody Markol and Morgan Ozdarski graduated from Turners Falls High School earlier this month. The cousins have grown up together, spending a lot of time with each other, especially around their grandmother’s house, located across the street from Morgan’s. When Brody was about 8, he put on the … 0

Bears claw Indians in title game, 8-3

Sunday, June 15, 2014

WORCESTER — Turners Falls High School played some fantastic softball and caught a few breaks in advancing to the state championship game. On Saturday, there were no breaks to be found — only a Greater New Bedford Regional … 0

Popusoi settles for third place

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Vlad Popusoi’s high school career came to an end Saturday when the Greenfield High School pole-vaulter finished third at the New England Track & Field championships at Bridgewater State University. Popusoi was joined by Pioneer Valley Regional School … 0

Can Indians roll a 7?

Friday, June 13, 2014

Turners Falls High School has been here before — 11 times to be exact. The Indians weren’t able to lift the championship trophy until 2004, but since then they’ve done so six times. Now they’d like to reach … 0

Indians a win away, 5-1

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

WORCESTER — It’s not how many hits you get, but what you do with them. Turners Falls High School was limited to just six hits against Assabet Valley Technical High School pitcher Maddy Parmeter Wednesday afternoon, but three … 0

Popusoi defends state crown

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Greenfield High School pole vaulter extraordinaire Vlad Popusoi was just looking for a chance to defend his All-State pole-vault championship. He not only did that, but he went down in the record books in the process. Popusoi set … 0

Turners-Assabet back after rainout

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Apparently, the weatherman was a little off. Spurred by the forecast of a 70 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms in the Worcester area Tuesday afternoon, MIAA State Softball Tournament Director Rich Lewis opted to play it safe … 0