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High School Sports

Post 81 dumps Amherst

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Turners Falls High School teammates Tyler Charboneau and Nick York helped lead the offensive charge for Greenfield Post 81 by combining for five hits and seven RBIs as Post 81 defeated Amherst Post 148, 9-5, in American Legion Baseball Senior Division action Saturday at Ziomek Field in Amherst. Greenfield came into the game off a tough 6-4 loss to Ludlow Thursday night, when the Greenfield nine blew an early 3-0 … 0

Ludlow beats sloppy Post 81

Thursday, June 25, 2015

GREENFIELD — Greenfield Post 81 entered Thursday night’s American Legion contest against Ludlow Post 52 having beaten its previous four opponents. That streak came to an end as Greenfield did enough to beat itself. The Greenfield nine committed five errors and struggled to come up with timely hits and Ludlow came back from an early 3-0 deficit to beat the host, 6-4, in … 0

Post 81 drops Springfield

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

After getting off to a slow start, Greenfield Post 81 chipped away and pulled out its fourth straight win. Greenfield was getting shut out until it scored four in the fifth inning and added another in the sixth to beat Springfield Teddy Bear Pools, 5-2, in an Western Massachusetts Senior American Legion Baseball … 0

Jaywalking: A cut above

Monday, June 1, 2015

Maybe it was the enjoyment of climbing trees as a youngster that motivated Frontier Regional School high-jumper Kat Miner to soar to such great heights. Miner has been making headlines for the Red Hawks’ girls’ track & field team this season with her leaps. Her first big headline … 0

Huh? Turners Falls No. 2?

Monday, June 1, 2015

NORTHAMPTON — It was late comedian Rodney Dangerfield who used to perform a stand-up routine about getting no respect. The Turners Falls High School softball team is living it. Despite finishing with a 19-1 record that included wins … 0

Frontier, Mohawk set to collide

Monday, June 1, 2015

NORTHAMPTON — Frontier Regional School and Mohawk Trail Regional High School don’t need a reason to dislike each other. The longtime rivals who, after years as Veterans Day gridiron foes, now play in a Thanksgiving Eve football game, … 0

Hawks’ Miner soars to record heights

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Despite earning only five points in running events, the Frontier Regional School girls track & field team’s dominance of field events nearly carried the Red Hawks to another title Saturday. The District F&G champions claimed three individual victories … 0

Blinder wins second pole-vault crown

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Frontier Regional School’s Jamie Blinder earned his second consecutive pole vault title Saturday. One week after earning the District F & G Division II championship, Blinder won the Central/West Division II crown in the pole vault at 12 … 0

MIAA rule change delayed

Friday, May 29, 2015

The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association granted a stay of execution for at least one more year regarding a new rule that would limit middle-school athletes from freely participating on high school teams. The MIAA Board of Directors held a special conference call Thursday and unanimously voted to put … 0

Six locals earn top seeds at W/CMass meet

Friday, May 29, 2015

Four local girls and two local boys earned top seeds at today’s WMass/CMass Division II Championship meet at Westfield State University. The meet begins at 10 a.m. with the pole vault, while the field events begin at 1 p.m. and the running events start at 2. The Frontier … 0

Panthers rout Eagles

Friday, May 29, 2015

Pioneer Valley Regional School scored nine times in the first three innings to build an insurmountable lead and end the season on a strong note with a 10-5 victory over Franklin County Technical School in an independent softball … 0

Greenfield boys’ tennis concludes undefeated campaign

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Greenfield is a perfect 17. The Green Wave completed an undefeated regular season Thursday afternoon with a 4-1 victory over Division I foe Westfield High School in an independent boys’ tennis match at the Davis Street Courts in Greenfield. Ben Westerman, the lone Greenfield senior, clinched the deciding … 0

Clutch Hawks qualifiers

Thursday, May 28, 2015

The Western Massachusetts Baseball Tournament may begin next week, but Frontier Regional School has been effectively been playing postseason baseball for the past two weeks. Now the Red Hawks get their opportunity to play in the actual tournament. … 0