High School Sports

Frontier Regional's Niko Ames, #2, as second baseman opens his glove for the ball to tag out Smith Academy's Harry Kennedy, #11, at their game at Frontier on Monday after a fumbled catch at first base drove Kennedy to try for second.
Recorder/Micky Bedell

Falcons edge Hawks; Wave wins

Monday, April 14, 2014

Smith Academy plated a pair of runs in the fifth inning to break a scoreless deadlock and went on to record a 2-1 independent baseball victory over Frontier Regional School on a windswept Monday afternoon at Valiton Field in South Deerfield. The Falcons (2-0) used a trio of pitchers to get through the seven innings and the three responded by … 0

Hawks, Senators cruise to IL wins

Monday, April 14, 2014

Justin Blake battled strong winds and the rest of the field to sweep both hurdling events and Frontier Regional School defeated Franklin County Technical School, 126-16, in an Intercounty League boys’ track and field meet Monday afternoon in South Deerfield. Frontier won every event on the day. Blake won the 110-meter high hurdles … 0

Hawks beat Mustangs; Indian netmen win

Monday, April 14, 2014

Frontier Regional School scored four runs in the second inning and got a strong performance in the circle from McKayla Poissant to knock off Monson High School, 6-4, in independent softball action Monday afternoon in Monson. The Red Hawks (2-0) also scored single runs in the first and fifth innings and led 6-0 heading into the bottom of the fifth before Monson made … 0

Sadri regional medalist

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Darion Sadri finished off the indoor track & field season Saturday with one final medal. The Pioneer Valley Regional School senior long jumper propelled himself to a fifth-place finish at the New England Indoor Track & Field Championships at the Reggie Lewis Center in Boston. Sadri was coming … 0

Senators hold off Wahconah

Friday, February 28, 2014

ORANGE — Mahar Regional School boys basketball team is headed to the Curry Hicks Cage for the semifinals of the Western Massachusetts Division III Boys’ Basketball Tournament. The No. 4 seeded Senators dispatched fifth-seeded Wahconah Regional High School, … 0

Hurricanes stop Green Wave

Friday, February 28, 2014

CHESHIRE — It was more than just a shot clock violation — it was a momentum stopper. After Greenfield High School fought back from a nine-point halftime deficit to tie the score with four minutes to play, a shot-clock violation that resulted in over a five-minute break in … 0

Millionaires eliminate Indians, 74-68

Friday, February 28, 2014

TURNERS FALLS — No one in the Turners Falls High School camp would have ever called it easy, but for the first 4½ minutes Friday night, the Indians had everything going their way with a 16-2 lead in … 0

Laffey advances to second day of All-States

Friday, February 28, 2014

Franklin County Technical School’s Kyle Laffey recorded two wins during the evening to advance past Day 1 of the Massachusetts All-State Wrestling Championships on Friday at Tsongas Arena in Lowell. Eagles teammate Brett Bean, however, was eliminated from the competition after dropping his two bouts. Laffey entered the … 0

Mustangs buck Panthers, 67-41

Thursday, February 27, 2014

MONSON — Host Monson High School put on an offensive show Thursday night that included nine 3-pointers, and the fourth-seeded Mustangs cruised past sixth-seeded Pioneer Valley Regional School, 67-41, in Western Massachusetts Division IV Girls’ Basketball Tournament quarterfinal action. The Mustangs (14-8) came out firing on all cylinders … 0

Tigers oust Athol, 66-62

Thursday, February 27, 2014

SOUTH HADLEY — The ride is over for the Athol High School girls’ basketball team. The Red Raiders fell to host South Hadley High School, 66-62, in the quarterfinals of the Western Massachusetts Division III Girls’ Basketball Tournament … 0

Bulletin Board: NMH outlasts Kent, 80-79

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Daquon Ervin sank two free throws with six-tenths of a second left to propel fifth-seeded Northfield Mount Hermon School past fourth-seeded South Kent School, 80-79, in the quarterfinals of the New England Class AAA Tournament Wednesday in South Kent, Conn. After going to halftime tied 42-42, the Hoggers … 0

Wave pounds Palmer

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

GREENFIELD — New year, same result. For the second consecutive year Greenfield High School opened up play in the WMass Boys’ Basketball Tournament against Palmer High School and for the second straight season the Green Wave absolutely throttled … 0

Indians run roughshod over PVCS Eagles, 85-49

Tuesday, February 25, 2014

TURNERS FALLS — The dominant theme that emerged Tuesday night for the Turners Falls High School basketball team was clear day for all to see: unselfishness. The No. 4 seed Indians, hosting No. 13 Pioneer Valley Christian School in the first round of the Western Mass. Division IV … 0