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Danielle Devine of Pioneer clear the bar to win the high jump vs TF on Thursday.  Recorder/Paul Franz

Sectional crowns up for grabs today in 3 sports

Friday, February 12, 2016

Danielle Devine has already shown the rest of western Massachusetts that she is one of the best high school high jumpers out there this winter, today she will look to show the rest of the state. The Pioneer Valley Regional School senior earned the No. 1 seed in the high jump for the MIAA Division V State Indoor Track & … 0

Senators run past Hopkins

Friday, February 12, 2016

Kadie Jillson recorded a triple-double on Friday night and Mahar Regional School rode a huge fourth quarter to a 70-57 win over Hopkins Academy in a Franklin County League North Division girls’ basketball game in Hadley. The game was tied 29-29 at halftime and Mahar (9-8) used a full-court press throughout the entire … 0

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 … 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

Raiders take down rival Senators

Friday, January 29, 2016

The Athol High School boys’ basketball team has had its fair share of struggles this season but on Friday night the Red Raiders turned in their best half of basketball in the second half of their home game … 0

Schools: Mahar drops Panthers; Hopkins keeps rolling

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Mahar Regional School got strong outside shooting and turned in a strong defensive effort to hand Pioneer Valley Regional School its third consecutive loss with a 64-61 Hampshire League boys’ basketball victory Thursday night at Grzesik-Bixby Gymnasium in … 0

Schools: Hurricanes blow down Wave

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Amherst Regional High School scored five times in the final period to break open a close game and beat Greenfield High School, 8-2, in Fay-Wright Division hockey action Wednesday night at Orr Rink in Amherst. Evan Simmons scored … 0

Senators flatten Raiders

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Mahar Regional School earned seven forfeits Wednesday night to remain unbeaten in Tri-County League matches by defeating rival Athol High School, 51-27, in Orange. The Senators (5-7 overall, 4-0 TCL) moved into a first-place tie with South Hadley … 0

Girls’ Hoops: Chmyzinski, Turners Falls take down Pioneer

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

As far as Ted Wilcox is concerned, this was one game where the box score didn’t tell even part of the story. Maddy Chmyzinski turned in another solid performance, but the Indians also received all kinds of support … 0

Schools: Indian swimmers split with Lions

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Two Turners Falls High School boys won multiple events during a 41-24 victory over Ludlow High School in their Constitution Division swim meet Tuesday in Turners Falls. The Lions’ girls gained a split on the afternoon with a 57-35 win over Turners. Cameron Bradley was victorious in the … 0

Jaywalking: Diamond mentor

Monday, January 25, 2016

Joe Mignault had no clue what he was in for when he arrived at the baseball field one Saturday 28 years ago for his son’s T-ball practice. It was the third Saturday of the program and that day … 0

Boys’ Hoops: Hopkins pulls away, 76-58

Monday, January 25, 2016

Hopkins Academy coach Angelo Thomas was looking for star point guard Sami Roe to be more aggressive in the second half of Monday night’s Hampshire League boys’ basketball battle with Pioneer Valley Regional School. Roe responded ... and … 0