High School Sports

Tribe rallies to salvage weekend split

Sunday, April 26, 2015

Turners Falls High School broke a scoreless tie with one run in the top of the sixth inning and added two more runs in the seventh to defeat Mohawk Trail Regional High School, 3-0, in a Hampshire League baseball crossover game Sunday afternoon in Buckland. The Indians were on the wrong end of the exact same score when they traveled to Westfield Saturday to take on St. Mary High School. … 0

Mahar offense erupts in 15-0 win

Friday, April 24, 2015

Hunter Richardson chucked a three-hit shutout and Mahar Regional School earned its first win of the season with a 15-0 blanking of Murdock High School in a mercy rule-shortened, five-inning independent baseball game Friday afternoon in Orange. The Senators (1-5) scored five runs in the first inning and seven more in the second, … 0

Hamelin leads Red Hawks past Drury

Friday, April 24, 2015

Frontier Regional School scored nine runs in the first three innings and Ally Hamelin continued her dominance in the circle as the Red Hawks knocked off Drury High School, 10-2, in an independent softball game Friday afternoon in North Adams. Hamelin was nearly unhittable for the second consecutive day. On Thursday, the senior … 0

Wave boys blank Sabis on the courts

Thursday, April 2, 2015

While the rest of the county’s varsity programs are waiting to play their first game of the season, the Greenfield High School boys’ tennis team completed a successful opening week with its second straight victory. The Green Wave … 0

Athol opens in style, 3-0

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Athol High School opened its 2015 boys’ volleyball season with a performance reminiscent of some of its 2014 efforts. The Red Raiders opened with a strong first-set performance and remained steady throughout the remainder of the match as … 0

Westerman fuels Wave win

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Experience can play a pivotal part in a team’s overall success, and senior Ben Westerman needed only one to help Greenfield High School knock off a traditionally tough opponent. Westerman gutted out a tough three-set victory for the … 0

Incoming

Monday, March 30, 2015

Eighth-grader Hannah Wells races in to snag a fly ball Monday night in the Turners Falls High School gym, where the high-powered Indians were working out for the upcoming Franklin County League softball wars, whenever teams finally find … 0

Quite a racket

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Greenfield High School boys' tennis team member Brayton Stack moves to return a serve during practice Wednesday at the Davis Street Tennis Courts. Recorder/Matt Burkhartt … 0

Pushin’ it

Monday, March 23, 2015

Eighth-grader Bridget Kenney, a member of the Pioneer Valley Regional School middle school softball team, has her eyes on the bag as she runs toward first base Monday during practice for the quickly approaching spring sports season. Recorder/Matt … 0

All business

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Franklin County Technical School senior Josh Hall gets into position to field a gound ball during an infield drill Wednesday in Turners Falls, where his team was preparing for the 2015 Tri-County League baseball season in the school … 0

MIAA moves back spring cutoff dates

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

The spring athletic season is going to stretch nearly into summer, thanks to near-record snowfall and accompanying panic in the eastern part of the state. Citing concerns relative to how soon teams can get on their fields, the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association’s Tournament Management Committee voted unanimously to … 0

Gym rats

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Emmett Turn, a senior on the Turners Falls High School baseball team, keeps his eye on the ball in a soft-toss drill Tuesday afternoon during practice in the Turners Falls gym . Recorder/Matt Burkhartt … 0

Jaywalking: Top scorers

Monday, March 16, 2015

It was a good year to be a Pioneer Valley Regional School basketball player. The girls’ team won the Franklin County League South Division and wound up making it to Curry Hicks Cage for the WMass Division IV semifinals. The boys’ team also had a successful season, finishing … 0