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Easthampton baserunner Shy Torres slides safely across the dusty plate with one of his visiting Eagles' 17 runs Thursday afternoon in Northfield, where the host Pioneer Panthers and catcher Ben Tufano (leaping for errant throw) fell hard, 17-2, in their Hampshire League baseball game.
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Pioneer no match for Eagles

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Easthampton High School stole 11 bases Thursday and the Eagles run-ruled Pioneer Valley Regional School, 17-2, in a mercy-rule-shortened, five-inning Hampshire League East Division baseball game in Northfield. The Eagles (11-4 overall, 6-4 East) finished with just nine hits but used an aggressive base-running effort to score nearly every person who reached. Anthony Redfern finished with three hits, including a … 0

Turners softball clinches fourth crown in 5 years

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Turners Falls High School has the Franklin County League title all to itself. The Indians wrapped up their fourth FCL crown in the past five seasons with a six-inning, 13-1 verdict over Athol High School Thursday night at the Bourdeau Fields Complex in Turners Falls. “One thing I knew coming was that this team has allowed eight runs, and Athol scored three of … 0

Local boys, girls shooting for championships

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Last spring, the Mohawk Trail Regional High School girls’ and boys’ track & field teams showed they were among the best Division II teams in western Mass. They will try to prove that once again tonight. The girls’ team will put its WMass Division II crown on the line tonight in Buckland, while the Warrior boys’ should once again be in the title … 0

Indians go deep to sink Athol

Friday, May 1, 2015

Amber Caouette and Nicole John each belted home runs on Friday afternoon and Turners Falls High School topped Athol High School, 13-3, in a Franklin County League softball game in Athol. The Red Raiders (6-3 overall) did manage … 0

Greenfield boys’ tennis team on a roll

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Although a few matches were close, Greenfield High School continued to roll past its competition. The Green Wave improved its record to 7-0 overall by blanking Chicopee Comprehensive High School, 5-0, in an independent boys’ tennis match Thursday … 0

Hawks jolt Turners, 5-0

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Matt Ackerman pitched 6 2/ 3 innings of four-hit ball with nine strikeouts and also roped a triple to lead Frontier Regional School to a 5-0 Hampshire League West baseball win over Turners Falls High School Wednesday at … 0

Putala returns with a bang in Indians’ 5-0 win

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Mackenzie Phillips was dominant in the circle and Jenna Putala made a triumphant return to the starting lineup as Turners Falls High School took over first place in the Franklin County League with a 5-0 win over Frontier … 0

Bourbeau, Doyle spark slim Tribe win

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Trent Bourbeau smacked a two-run home run and Quinn Doyle pitched six strong innings to lead Turners Falls High School to a 5-4 Hampshire League West victory over South Hadley High School Tuesday in South Hadley. It was the HL West opener for both teams after each had … 0

Mahar girls sweep meet

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Mahar Regional School pulled off a clean sweep of its meets against Greenfield High School (113-32), Athol High School (114-31) and Pioneer Valley Regional School (80-65) in Franklin County League girls’ track and field action at the Woodward … 0

Mohawk capitalizes in 8-3 win

Monday, April 27, 2015

Mohawk Trail Regional High School took advantage of some sloppy Mahar Regional School defense to score seven times in the fourth and fifth innings en route to a 8-3 Hampshire League East baseball win Monday in Orange. Both teams have struggled to score runs in the early going, … 0

Shearer dominant during Mohawk boys’ key victory

Monday, April 27, 2015

Eli Shearer won four events and Mohawk Trail Regional High School won a thriller over Frontier Regional School, 80-65, in Intercounty League boys’ track & field action Monday in South Deerfield. Shearer had a big day for the … 0

Hawk girls outlast Gaels

Monday, April 27, 2015

It all came down to the final match of the day Monday in South Deerfield. Frontier Regional School and Holyoke Catholic High School were tied at 2-2 in their independent girls’ tennis match with just the second doubles … 0

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 … 0