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Golden Hawks sneak past Panthers, 66-62

Friday, January 23, 2015

Pioneer Valley Regional School had two of its bigs foul out in the fourth quarter and Zach Kelley benefitted, scoring 11 of his game-high 27 points in the final frame to lift Hopkins Academy over the Panthers, 66-62, in a Hampshire League boys’ battle at Reed Gymnasium in Hadley. The Panthers (8-4 overall, 7-3 HL) were the only team to have beaten the Golden Hawks (13-1, 10-1) this season and … 0

Indian swimmers split; Wave skaters win 1st

Friday, January 23, 2015

Mackenzie Salls became the fourth Turners Falls High School swimmer this season to qualify for the Western Mass. Division II Swimming & Diving Championships as she made the cut in the 100 yard backstroke but her Indians were defeated by Chicopee High School, 63-30, in a C Division meet Friday afternoon in Turners … 0

Delayed reaction as Athol routs Eagles

Thursday, January 22, 2015

It took Athol High School over four minutes to score its first basket, but when it finally got going, there was no looking back. The Red Raiders outscored Easthampton High School, 14-0, in the first quarter and went on to record a 52-32 Franklin County League North Division victory Thursday night at Mallet … 0

PVIAC ski season off and running

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Mohawk Trail Regional High School and Frontier Regional School are ready for the PVIAC Alpine Ski season, which opens Tuesday at 5 p.m. at Berkshire East Ski Resort in Charlemont. Today’s scheduled opening meet was postponed late Wednesday … 0

Eagles rule mat thriller

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Kane Rich recorded a pin in the final match of the evening to help Franklin County Technical School overtake Hampshire Regional High School, 39-36, in a Suburban League wrestling match Wednesday night in Turners Falls. With the Eagles … 0

Raiders remain unbeaten, 61-45

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Athol High School scored eight straight points early in the third quarter to take a commanding 18-point lead and never let Hampshire Regional High School get any closer than eight as it remained unbeaten with a 61-45 victory … 0

Hoar, Red Hawks drop Athol, 51-38

Monday, January 5, 2015

Tim Hoar continued his torrid play by scoring a game-high 23 points and grabbing 16 rebounds in Frontier Regional School’s 51-38 win over Athol High School in Hampshire League boys’ basketball action Friday night at Goodnow Gymnasium in … 0

Pacers tickle Turners Falls’ twine, 7-2

Sunday, January 4, 2015

Christian Salamon and Jeff Zebrowski each scored twice Saturday to lead Chicopee High School to a 7-2 Fay-Wright Division win over Turners Falls High School at Collins-Moylan Arena in Greenfield. The Indians (2-4-1 overall) struck first when Zach … 0

No unbeatens left in balanced HL

Friday, January 2, 2015

Oh what a crazy Hampshire League it is. This season was supposed to be an exciting one in the Hampshire League due to the parity of the nine teams in the league, and that has held true as we approach the quarter point of the season. Friday night … 0

Senators can’t rally vs. Hampshire

Friday, January 2, 2015

A 13-point halftime deficit proved too much for Mahar Regional School to overcome and the Senators dropped a 61-50 decision to Hampshire Regional High School in an independent girls’ basketball game Friday night in Orange. The Senators trailed … 0

Chase Your Dreams Classic Saturday

Wednesday, December 31, 2014

Local hoop fans anxious to kick off the new year with some excitement should consider heading to Northampton High School Saturday. The fifth annual Jill E. Harrington-Hanzalik Chase Your Dreams Basketball Classic will take place that day, featuring activities for the entire family. The event is sponsored by … 0

Hornets trim Warriors, 49-42

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

A rough start offensively cost Mohawk Trail Regional High School a chance to win this one. McCann Technical School held the Warriors to just 8 first-half points and held off a late charge by the hosts to post … 0

Jaywalking: Holiday cheer

Monday, December 29, 2014

Happy 2015! Sure, I may be a day or two early, but I’m also probably the first person to say it to you, and there’s always something to be said for firsts. You’re likely to hear the phrase “Happy New Year” so many times in the next few … 0