High School Sports

School Wrestling: Decker, White, Rich WMass top seeds

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Three local wrestlers picked up top seeds for this weekend’s WMass Division III Individual Wrestling Championships at Southwick-Tolland Regional High School. Athol High School got a pair of top seeds as Merrick Decker and Ryan White each placed at the top of their weight divisions. Decker, the two-time defending WMass champion, earned the top seed at 120 pounds. He will be joined in the weight class by another local — … 0

School Hockey: Late Miner goal gives Wave tie

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Tyler Miner scored on a rebound with 51 second left to lift Greenfield High School into a 2-2 tie with Easthampton High School in Fay-Wright Division hockey action Saturday evening at Collins-Moylan Arena in Greenfield. The Green Wave called time out with 2 minutes left, trailing by a goal, and pulled the goalie. The drawn up play did not result in a goal, … 0

Chmyzinski powers Tribe; Raiders get past Frontier

Friday, February 5, 2016

Maddy Chmyzinski scored 35 points on Friday night and Turners Falls High School defeated McCann Technical High School, 56-34, in an independent girls’ basketball game in Turners Falls. The victory was the sixth of the season for the Indians, who continue to play well as they look to make a late-season push toward … 0

Boys’ Hoops: Hawks eke out victory

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

It wasn’t a masterpiece, but Frontier Regional School got the win it needed. The Red Hawks were locked in a battle with Turners Falls High School and didn’t take the lead for good until late before posting a … 0

Rams drill Turners, 64-33

Monday, January 11, 2016

Southwick-Tolland Regional High School jumped out to a 16-5 lead after one quarter and cruised to a 64-33 independent girls’ basketball win over Turners Falls High School Monday night in Turners Falls. Sam Perusse netted 17 points to … 0

Schools: Quabbin sinks Mahar, 51-42

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Mahar Regional School dug itself into a deep hole and was never able to recover as it fell to Quabbin Regional High School, 51-42, in an independent boys’ basketball game Saturday night in Barre. The Senators (3-4) had their three-game winning streak snapped. Mahar was down 26-16 at … 0

Saints edge Indians, 3-2

Friday, January 8, 2016

Jonathan Spear scored a pair of goals on Friday night to lead St. Mary High School to a 3-2 Fay-Wright Division hockey win over Turners Falls High School at Amelia Park Arena in Westfield. Spear scored his second of the game 2 minutes, 44 seconds into the third … 0

Panthers edge Warriors, 83-82; Red Hawks bury Red Raiders

Friday, January 8, 2016

Mohawk Trail Regional High School guard Levin DuPree had buried a 3-pointer in the final second of each of the first three quarters on the night, but his final attempt of the game was just off the mark … 0

Schools: Panthers edge Greenfield, 67-65

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Matt Remillard hit a late 3-pointer to sink a big comeback from Greenfield High School as Palmer High School held on for a 67-65 independent boys’ basketball win Thursday night in Palmer. The Panthers (5-2 overall) led 56-43 … 0

Girls’ Hoop: Red Raiders make statement with lopsided win over Granby

Thursday, January 7, 2016

Timely offense and stifling defense can usually produce a winning combination. Athol High School got both and knocked off a Division III power in the process. The Red Raiders parlayed a big third quarter into to a runaway and continually frustrated Granby High School’s top two offensive threats … 0

Ski league starts tonight in Charlemont

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Now that bitter-cold temperatures have reached the county, area skiers are awaiting snowy slopes. For now, snowmaking machines will provide most of the white stuff for tonight’s opening race of the PVIAC Alpine Skiing season at Berkshire East … 0

Mahar crunches Hawks

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Mahar Regional School’s wrestling program is growing by leaps and bounds and the Senators are starting to see positive results on the mat. Mahar recorded five pins, four of them in the match’s later stages, and pulled away … 0

Boys’ Hoops: Athol hangs on for slim win over Green Wave

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Athol High School had barely enough players to finish the game, and it almost mattered. The Red Raiders survived three players fouling out and a late Greenfield High School comeback to earn a 52-47 victory in Hampshire League boys’ basketball action Tuesday night at Mallet Gymnasium in Athol. … 0