High School Sports

Greenfield’s Connor Joy drives to the hoop as Turners Falls’ Nick York defends during their Hampshire League boys’ basketball game Friday night in Turners Falls. The Indians won, 58-47. Recorder/Mike Phillips

Indians get past Green Wave

Friday, January 30, 2015

Turners Falls High School overcame a sluggish start to knock off Greenfield High School, 58-47, in a Hampshire League boys’ basketball game Friday night in Turners Falls. The Indians (12-2 overall, 10-1 HL) struggled to score against an aggressive Green Wave defense in the first half, and Greenfield (3-12, 3-10) knocked down five 3-pointers in the opening two frames to keep things close. Turners Falls found itself in a nailbiter at half, with only a 25-23 lead. Everything changed in the third quarter as Greenfield began missing shots and Turners Falls turned those misses into points in transition. The Green Wave scored just 4 points … 0

Senators blow past Hawks, 59-24

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Mahar Regional School took control of its Franklin County League North Division girls’ basketball game against Frontier Regional School in the second quarter and went on to record a decisive 59-24 victory Thursday at Goodnow Gymnasium in South Deerfield. Frontier (3-12 overall, 1-2 North) has struggled on offense recently but got off to a nice start against the Senators, taking a 10-5 first-quarter … 0

Palmer makes the grade

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Riley Palmer became the fifth and final Turners Falls High School swimmer to qualify for the Western Massachusetts Championships, but the Indians ended the regular season with a 136-31 loss to unbeaten West Springfield High School in C Division swimming and diving action Thursday in West Springfield. The Indians have qualified more swimmers for the WMass Championship this season than any other year … 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

Frontier smacks Falcons

Monday, January 12, 2015

Frontier Regional School will have to start winning some games against higher-ranked opponents if it is going to qualify for the postseason. Well, on Monday the Red Hawks turned in perhaps their best defensive performance of the season … 0

Indians beat Wave for Upton Cup, 7-1

Sunday, January 11, 2015

The Turners Falls High School hockey team had plenty of reason to celebrate Saturday, when it ended a three-year Upton Cup losing streak with a 7-1 victory over Greenfield High School in Fay-Wright Division hockey action at Collins-Moylan Arena in Greenfield. The Upton Cup is the annual battle … 0

Indians earn 2nd straight win; Red Raiders qualify for WMass

Friday, January 9, 2015

Turners Falls High School had a strong night from the free throw line on Friday night especially in crunch time and the Indians picked up their second consecutive win with a 52-42 triumph over McCann Technical School in … 0

Indians split with Holyoke

Friday, January 9, 2015

Alex Tirrell returned from an injury and picked up a win in the 100 yard backstroke in 1 minute, 14.84 seconds to propel Turners Falls High School to a 72-61 win over Holyoke High School in a C … 0

Turners pulls away to defeat Frontier

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Turners Falls High School reeled off the first 10 points of the third quarter to break open a close game and went on to defeat Frontier Regional School, 58-51, in Hampshire League boys’ basketball action Thursday night in Turners Falls. The Indians (6-2, overall, 5-1 HL) led by … 0

Wetherby reaches 1,000

Thursday, January 8, 2015

TURNERS FALLS — The first 999 points didn’t come easy for Chris Wetherby, so there was no way he was going to take a gift for the final point of his 1,000-point game. The game was already in … 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