High School Sports

Mohawk quarterback Andrew Doty (18) will be in action Saturday when his Warriors host Pathfinder in Buckland.
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Local teams jockeying for playoff position

Thursday, October 30, 2014

After nearly two months of football, we are finally down to the final week of the regular season, and with it comes a number of playoff scenarios still up in the air. Five games dot the local landscape this weekend, including a number that have playoff implications. Four of those games will be played tonight at 7. Turners Falls High … 0

Senators eliminate West Side

Thursday, October 30, 2014

ORANGE — Although Colleen Burke doesn’t play softball at Mahar Regional School, the senior may want to think about trying out following her exploits on the field-hockey turf Thursday night. Burke broke a scoreless draw with 15 minutes, 55 seconds left by knocking a ball out of midair and into the cage as second-seeded Mahar knocked off seventh-seeded West Springfield High School, 2-0, … 0

Mahar spikes Lenox

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Mahar Regional School probably shouldn’t have gone to five sets, but the Senators were able to get the job done. A back-and-forth affair for most of the contest, seventh-seeded Mahar finally took control midway through the final set to beat 10th seeded Lenox Memorial High School, 25-19, 21-25, 25-23, 15-25, 15-12, in a first-round Western Massachusetts Division III Girls’ Volleyball Tournament match Thursday … 0

Wave goes 2OT to beat Athol

Friday, October 17, 2014

GREENFIELD — It took two periods of bonus football Friday night for Greenfield High School to finally break into the win column in 2014, rallying back from Athol High School’s go-ahead score to begin the second overtime to tie the game with a touchdown of its own, and … 0

Fox, Frontier run wild in 51-14 win over struggling Senators

Friday, October 17, 2014

ORANGE — Oliver Fox makes people miss. Quarterback or running back, it doesn’t matter where he lines up. Fox scored twice on quarterback keepers Friday to power Frontier Regional School to a 51-14 Intercounty League triumph over Mahar Regional School at the Woodward Complex. Fox scored on runs … 0

Turners Falls braces for Eagle invasion

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Turners Falls High School will try to duplicate what Frontier Regional School was able to do a week ago when it hosts Easthampton High School tonight at 7 in the Intercounty League game of the week at the … 0

Frontier volleyball outlasts Medfield

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Frontier Regional School has beefed up its schedule in past years to prepare for a long postseason run. Consider the 2014 squad prepared. The Red Hawks faced their third eastern Massachusetts club of the season Thursday evening, facing Tri-Valley League power Medfield High School, and were able to … 0

Drury blanks Pioneer, 3-0

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Connor Meehan made 7 saves to lead Drury High School to a 3-0 independent win over Pioneer Valley Regional School in boys’ soccer action Wednesday in Northfield. Sully Boland scored the only goal of the first half for … 0

Athol girls beat Sabis, secure WMass Tournament berth

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Molly Cleveland scored eight minutes into the second half and Athol High School clinched a berth in the Western Massachusetts Division III Girls’ Soccer Tournament with a 1-0 victory over Sabis International Charter School Tuesday in Springfield. The 2013 WMass Division III runners-up will get a chance to … 0

Deep Wave harriers sweep

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Pioneer Valley Regional School placed three of the top five runners but Greenfield High School’s depth proved too much during the Green Wave’s 26-33 Pioneer North Division boys’ cross-country victory Tuesday afternoon at Highland Park in Greenfield. Mike … 0

Red Hawks beat Wave, focused on fantastic finish

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

If defending Western Massachusetts Division II field hockey runner-up Frontier Regional School is going to get a shot to return to the finals it is going to have start winning some of the close games it has come out on the wrong side of earlier in the season. … 0

Red Hawks cruise to 8-1 road victory

Monday, October 13, 2014

Megan Farrick scored twice Monday afternoon and Frontier Regional School rolled to an 8-1 independent girls’ soccer victory over Pioneer Valley Regional School during a Columbus Day matinee in Northfield. Frontier (5-4-2) led 5-0 at halftime and had … 0

Frontier hands Eagles first loss, 22-20

Sunday, October 12, 2014

EASTHAMPTON — The football game between Easthampton High School and Frontier Regional School went from a scoreless calculating affair to an overtime thriller very quickly at White Brook Middle School on Saturday. The Red Hawks landed the last blow and won 22-20, handing the Eagles their first loss … 0