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Post 81 keeps rolling, 6-0

Monday, July 27, 2015

Greenfield Post 81 has quickly rebounded from its opening loss in the Junior American Legion State Tournament and moved closer to a berth in the Northeast Regionals. Torsten Sloan-Anderson chucked a three-hit shutout to lead Post 81 to a 6-0 victory over Littleton Post 249 in a losers’-bracket contest Monday afternoon at Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. “We’ve come back … 0

Post 81 ousts Foxborough, stays alive

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Noah Barnes tossed seven strong innings on Sunday and Greenfield Post 81 remained alive in the American Legion Baseball Junior Division State Championships with a 5-4 victory over Foxborough Post 93 at Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. Vets is playing host to the five-day, double-elimination tournament, and Greenfield got off to a rough … 0

Greenfield braces for Junior Legion state tourney

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Greenfield Post 81’s Junior Division American Legion Baseball team may be only 2 years old, but it is quickly making its name known statewide. After making a run to the final three teams in the Massachusetts Junior Division Department Championships one year ago, Greenfield was asked to serve as the host site for … 0

Turners wants to break 73-year WMass drought

Friday, June 12, 2015

The Turners Falls High School baseball team should have plenty of revenge on its mind today when it takes Earl Lorden Field on the campus of UMass at 10:30 a.m. for the WMass Division IV Baseball Tournament championship. … 0

Indians looking to defend WMass title

Friday, June 12, 2015

Based on seeds alone, today’s Western Massachusetts Division III Softball Tournament championship game looks like the ideal matchup on paper — top-seeded Monson High School against No. 2 seed Turners Falls High School. In reality, this is the … 0

Unbeaten Wave comes up short, 3-2

Thursday, June 11, 2015

GREENFIELD — Thursday’s WMass Division III Boys’ Tennis Tournament semifinal match pitted two teams that had thus far exceeded their own preseason expectations. Both teams entered this season with young starting lineups. Top-seeded Greenfield High School had just … 0

Hampshire ousts game Red Hawks, 4-0

Thursday, June 11, 2015

AMHERST — Both sides of the Western Massachusetts Division II Softball Tournament semifinal were familiar at UMass’ Sortino Field. But, the Frontier Regional School softball team has yet to raise a trophy there and won’t be doing so this season. Why? Well, because top-seeded, high-powered Hampshire Regional High … 0

Tribe seals another trip to WM finals

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

AMHERST — No matter how they materialize, Turners Falls High School seems to make situations work to its advantage. The second-seeded Indians benefited from Mount Everett Regional School’s missed opportunity in the top of the first inning and … 0

Indians unload on Hopkins, 14-7

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

AMHERST — The Turners Falls High School offense has not been the most consistent unit this season, but you would have never known it Wednesday. The third-seeded Indians scored 11 times in the first three innings, including a … 0

Neutral sites to host football championships

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

The West Division high school football championships game will be played at neutral sites beginning this fall. The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association’s Board of Directors passed a recommendation by the MIAA Football Committee to have the West and Central Football Championships hosted at neutral sites beginning this fall. … 0

Post 81 opens season on the road tonight

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

It won’t be easy for the Greenfield Post 81 American Legion Baseball team — which opens tonight at 5:45 at Pittsfield — to achieve as much success as last year. The summer of 2014 went down as one of the most memorable seasons ever for the Post 81 … 0

Mt. Greylock bounces sloppy Warriors, 7-3

Monday, June 8, 2015

WILLIAMSTOWN — Mohawk Trail Regional High School knew that it was going to have to play a nearly flawless game if it was going to knock off top-seeded Mount Greylock Regional High School. It didn’t happen. The eighth-seeded Warriors committed five errors and walked eight batters in the … 0

Mohawk fails to cash in during 4-1 loss to Hoosac

Monday, June 8, 2015

ADAMS — A lack of timely hitting and the inability to take advantage of its opponent’s mistakes ultimately led to Mohawk Trail Regional High School’s premature exit from the Western Massachusetts Division III Softball Tournament. The Warriors were able to score the first run, but fifth-seeded Hoosac Valley … 0