High School Sports

Greenfield Post 81 baserunner Danny Szafran gets back into first base and under the tag of Quincy first baseman Kyle Brennan Wednesday night at Vets Field in Greenfield, where Post 81 beat Quincy Post 294, 7-2, in the Junior American Legion Baseball State Tourament semifinals. Post 81 ran out of gas in the final, falling to champion Methuen, 12-0. The runner-up finish secured Greenfield a slot in the upcoming Regional Tounament.
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Greenfield splits, qualifies

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

GREENFIELD — It might not have ended exactly the way Greenfield Post 81 would have liked, but the biggest goal of the day on Wednesday was to secure a spot in the Northeast Junior American Legion Baseball Regional Tournament and that’s exactly what Greenfield did. Post 81 defeated Quincy Post 294, 7-2, in the first game of the day to … 0

Post 81 shocks Methuen, 5-3

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Greenfield Post 81 knocked off the only remaining unbeaten team in the Junior American Legion Baseball State Tournament and played its way into the final day of competition with a 5-3 victory over Methuen Post 122 Tuesday night at Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. Greenfield and Methuen are joined by Quincy Post 294 … 0

Post 81 keeps rolling, 6-0

Monday, July 27, 2015

Greenfield Post 81 has quickly rebounded from its opening loss in the Junior American Legion State Tournament and moved closer to a berth in the Northeast Regionals. Torsten Sloan-Anderson chucked a three-hit shutout to lead Post 81 to a 6-0 victory over Littleton Post 249 in a losers’-bracket contest Monday afternoon at Veterans … 0

Mt. Greylock bounces sloppy Warriors, 7-3

Monday, June 8, 2015

WILLIAMSTOWN — Mohawk Trail Regional High School knew that it was going to have to play a nearly flawless game if it was going to knock off top-seeded Mount Greylock Regional High School. It didn’t happen. The eighth-seeded Warriors committed five errors and walked eight batters in the … 0

Mohawk fails to cash in during 4-1 loss to Hoosac

Monday, June 8, 2015

ADAMS — A lack of timely hitting and the inability to take advantage of its opponent’s mistakes ultimately led to Mohawk Trail Regional High School’s premature exit from the Western Massachusetts Division III Softball Tournament. The Warriors were able to score the first run, but fifth-seeded Hoosac Valley … 0

Indians send Pioneers packing

Monday, June 8, 2015

TURNERS FALLS — Just before the heavy rain arrived, Turners Falls High School managed to wash away the late-inning threat from Pathfinder Vocational-Technical Regional High School Monday night. Senior Tyler Charboneau pitched three-hit shutout ball through the first … 0

Frontier tennis ousted

Monday, June 8, 2015

Frontier Regional School’s championship season came to an unfortunate conclusion Monday afternoon at the hands of powerful Lenox Memorial High School. The Millionaires continued their stellar play in singles and eventually defeated the Red Hawks, 4-1, in the quarterfinals of the Western Massachusetts Division III Girls’ Team Tennis … 0

Miner wears state high-jump crown

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Frontier Regional School high-jumper Kat Miner knew that she was going to have to bring her “A Game” to the MIAA All-State meet if she wanted to earn the crown as best in Massachusetts. Mission accomplished. The junior shattered her own school record by two inches by clearing … 0

Mac attack seals deal during Tribe’s 5-1 win

Sunday, June 7, 2015

TURNERS FALLS — It was all about the Macs. In a season during which the starting lineup has experienced more changes than New England spring in an average year, a few things remained consistent — Mackenzie Phillips dominated … 0

Miner top seed in all-state meet

Friday, June 5, 2015

Frontier Regional School junior Kat Miner will look to continue her assault on the track and field postseason today when she and the other 19 area athletes head to Fitchburg State University for the MIAA All-State meet. The meet includes all athletes from the state regardless of division. … 0

Wildcats claw Tribe; Lenox blanks Wave

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Turners Falls High School’s championship season came to a premature halt Thursday afternoon. Ninth-seeded Lee High School came out from the Berkshires and captured the first four points en route to a 4-1 win over the eighth-seeded Indians … 0

Mohawk roars back, 5-4

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

BUCKLAND — If Frontier Regional School could just avoid fifth innings against Mohawk Trail Regional High School, the Red Hawks probably would have swept their three games. However, for the second straight game against Frontier, Mohawk came from … 0

Red Hawks bounce Panthers

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

PALMER — Three weeks after Frontier Regional School softball team hitters suffered through a one-hit, 21-strikeout performance against Palmer High School, the bats awoke to keep the Red Hawks’ season alive. The No. 5 seed Red Hawks pounded the No. 4 Panthers, 9-3, in their Western Massachusetts Division … 0