High School Sports

Franklin Tech hitter Nate Crocker connects with a pitch Thursday in Turners Falls, where his host Eagles lost their Tri-County League baseball game to Pathfinderer, 5-0.
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Pathfinder hurler fans 12 in three-hit effort

Thursday, April 23, 2015

One day after the Franklin County Technical School baseball team got enough offense but not enough pitching, the Eagles saw a reversal when Mitch Mailloux pitched well-enough to win but Pathfinder Regional Vocational-Technical High School hurler Andrew Roman chucked a shutout at the Eagles’ in the Pioneers’ 5-0 Tri-County League baseball victory in Turners Falls. The Eagles lost for the … 0

Mullins posts state-record 600th career softball win

Thursday, April 23, 2015

HADLEY — Gary Mullins has never been a numbers guy — especially when it comes to his coaching record. When you’ve coached more than 1,600 varsity games in three sports spanning 36 seasons, the focus is always on the kids, and Mullins is the first to admit it. So it came as no … 0

Shearer, Abbatiello pace Warrior wins

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Eli Shearer and Amar Abbatiello each recorded three event wins and Mohawk Trail Regional High School had little trouble posting a pair of independent boys’ track and field wins, beating Palmer High School (101-44) and Hampden Charter School of Science (123-22) Wednesday in Buckland. Shearer tied a school record while sprinting to victory … 0

Bulletin Board: Hogger girls make NE 8 Schools semis

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Northfield Mount Hermon School advanced to the semifinals of the New England 8 Schools prep girls’ basketball tournament with a 57-42 victory over Phillips Academy of Andover on Wednesday at Axel Forslund Gymnasium in Gill. A solid defensive start helped the Hoggers (14-11) create multiple turnovers that led … 0

Granby eliminates Red Raiders, 54-43

Tuesday, March 3, 2015

AMHERST — A Kate Sarnacki 3-pointer midway through the fourth quarter all but broke the back of Athol High School as her basket helped second-seeded and unbeaten Granby High School thwart a comeback attempt by the sixth-seeded Red … 0

Pioneer goes cold, falls by wayside, 45-29

Monday, March 2, 2015

New year, new venue, same outcome. For the second straight season, Monson High School eliminated Pioneer Valley Regional School from the Western Massachusetts Division IV Girls’ Basketball Tournament, where the seventh-seeded Mustangs trounced the third-seeded Panthers, 45-29, in … 0

Hopkins pulls away from Turners, 68-46

Monday, March 2, 2015

AMHERST — All season long, Turners Falls High School coach Gary Mullins lamented the fact that his team did not have much in the height department. The Indians overcame that for much of the season but on Monday … 0

Three local teams eye Cage matchups

Sunday, March 1, 2015

It’s on to the Cage for three local basketball teams. The WMass basketball tournaments have been whittled down to the Final Fours and, as is the case every year, the semifinals will be held at Curry Hicks Cage … 0

Bulletin Board: All-States end of road for Soto

Sunday, March 1, 2015

Saul Soto’s trip to the All-State Wrestling Tournament lasted just two matches Friday. The Frontier Regional School 220-pound grappler finished sixth at last weekend’s Division III State Tournament and qualified for the All-State meet. Soto was the only area wrestler to qualify for the All-States held at Salem … 0

Panthers Cage-bound

Friday, February 27, 2015

NORTHFIELD — After an anemic four-point second quarter, it looked like the Pioneer Valley Regional School girls’ basketball team might fall short of its preseason goal of becoming the first team from that program to play at Curry … 0

Athol ousts Sabis in OT

Friday, February 27, 2015

SPRINGFIELD — Forward Emily Casella put the Athol High School offense on her back in overtime and guard Molly Cleveland made the game-clinching free throw with 7.4 seconds left to send the sixth-seeded Red Raiders to Curry Hicks Cage in Amherst for the Western Massachusetts Division III semifinals … 0

Indians vanquish Granby

Thursday, February 26, 2015

TURNERS FALLS — The last time Liam Ellis took the floor at the Curry Hicks Cage as a member of the Turners Falls High School basketball team, he was in eighth grade. Now a senior, Ellis and the … 0

Warriors roll past Panthers

Thursday, February 26, 2015

DALTON — It was one of those nights for Pioneer Valley Regional School. The Panthers had no defensive answer for what was a well-oiled Wahconah Regional High School offense and Pioneer could not keep pace with its own attack as the fifth-seeded Panthers’ season came to an end … 0