High School Sports

All eyes on Mahar-Easthampton showdown

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Mahar Regional School moves from one WMass Division V contender to another this week. The Senators travel to White Brook Middle School in Easthampton Saturday at 1:30 to take on Easthampton High School in an Intercounty League football showdown that could wind up serving as a defacto IL title game in this, the third week of the high school football season. That is just one of seven local games on … 0

Grabowski lifts Eagles over Senators

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Maddie Grabowski scored on a counter-attack with 15 minutes remaining to break a scoreless tie and Easthampton High School edged Mahar Regional School, 1-0, in an independent girls’ soccer match Thursday afternoon at the Woodward Complex in Orange. Mahar is once again the class of the Franklin County League and should have little … 0

Panthers shoot down Red Hawks on golf links

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Pioneer Valley Regional School earned a critical road win Thursday. The Panthers rode a stellar performance from James Elliott, who fired a 34 and swept four points, to a 14 1/ 2-91/ 2 victory over Frontier Regional School Bi-County League North Division golf action at Cherry Hill Golf Club in Amherst. Brad Hastings who carded a 39, and Eric Pratt (41) both added … 0

Rams, Eagles roll

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Granby High School and Easthampton High School took early control of the Pioneer North girls’ soccer division on Wednesday. The two teams each won the league openers to gain the early edge in the league as Granby defeated … 0

Green Wave blows past Mohawk

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Greenfield High School used three unanswered goals after falling behind 1-0 to Mohawk Trail Regional High School and continued its early-season success with a 3-1 victory over the rival Warriors in a North Division field hockey match Wednesday night at Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. Greenfield (3-1-1) remained … 0

Panthers dominate Mohawk on links

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

It doesn’t matter who plays in the No. 1 spot for the Pioneer Valley Regional School golf team — its depth is tough to overcome. The Panthers swept 4 points in four matches and rolled to a 221/ … 0

Wave girls open strong

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Greenfield High School was not only able to field a full girls’ cross country squad this year, the Green Wave swept its quadrangular meet Tuesday afternoon. Amy O’Sullivan led three top-five finishers for Greenfield by winning the individual race as the Green Wave defeated Palmer High School (22-33), … 0

Frontier ties Hopkins, 1-1

Monday, September 8, 2014

Frontier Regional School was forced to play catchup for nearly the entire game but finally broke through for the equalizer to earn a 1-1 draw with defending Western Massachusetts Division IV champion Hopkins Academy in Schmid Division boys’ … 0

Falcons roar back to tie Hawks, 2-2

Monday, September 8, 2014

Smith Academy stormed back from a 2-0 deficit in the final 17 minutes Monday in Hatfield to seal a 2-2 draw against Frontier Regional School in a North Division field hockey match that was also a rematch of the 2013 WMass Division II championship game. Ashley Borkowski’s unassisted … 0

Smiarowski powers Frontier win on the links

Monday, September 8, 2014

Alex Smiarowski carded a 38 for medalist honors and took 4 points to lead Frontier Regional School over Turners Falls High School, 151/ 2-81/ 2, in a Bi-County North golf match Monday at Cherry Hill Golf Club in Amherst. Ben Tillona also took 4 points and Cam Blair … 0

Hurricanes blow away visiting Raiders, 68-8

Sunday, September 7, 2014

CHESHIRE — Midway through the first quarter of the Hoosac Valley High School football team’s 68-8 rout of Athol High School on Saturday, a sideline reporter asked line judge Matt Conant if the MIAA had a mercy rule. “Doesn’t exist,” said Conant. “Youth football’s a different story — … 0

Senator booters blank Panthers

Friday, September 5, 2014

Owen Cooke netted three goals as Mahar Regional School scored six times in a 15-minute span to post a convincing 6-0 victory over Pioneer Valley Regional School in a McGrath North Division boys’ soccer match Friday in Orange. Ethan Nye added two goals and notched an assist, while … 0

Drury fends off Wave, 18-6

Friday, September 5, 2014

GREENFIELD — The Greenfield High School football team did its best to take advantage of the opportunities it was given, but it wasn’t enough to bring home the first win of the season. The Green Wave managed to … 0