High School Sports

School Wrestling: Decker, White, Rich WMass top seeds

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Three local wrestlers picked up top seeds for this weekend’s WMass Division III Individual Wrestling Championships at Southwick-Tolland Regional High School. Athol High School got a pair of top seeds as Merrick Decker and Ryan White each placed at the top of their weight divisions. Decker, the two-time defending WMass champion, earned the top seed at 120 pounds. He will be joined in the weight class by another local — … 0

School Hockey: Late Miner goal gives Wave tie

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Tyler Miner scored on a rebound with 51 second left to lift Greenfield High School into a 2-2 tie with Easthampton High School in Fay-Wright Division hockey action Saturday evening at Collins-Moylan Arena in Greenfield. The Green Wave called time out with 2 minutes left, trailing by a goal, and pulled the goalie. The drawn up play did not result in a goal, … 0

Chmyzinski powers Tribe; Raiders get past Frontier

Friday, February 5, 2016

Maddy Chmyzinski scored 35 points on Friday night and Turners Falls High School defeated McCann Technical High School, 56-34, in an independent girls’ basketball game in Turners Falls. The victory was the sixth of the season for the Indians, who continue to play well as they look to make a late-season push toward … 0

Golden Hawks KO Turners Falls, 84-49

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

TURNERS FALLS — If you were led into the Turners Falls High School gymnasium wearing a blindfold during the fourth quarter of the Indians’ Hampshire League boys’ basketball game against Hopkins Academy on Tuesday night, you might not … 0

Girls’ Hoop: Wave swamps Pope Francis

Monday, January 4, 2016

It was just two years ago that the Greenfield High School girls’ basketball team was on the wrong end of a blowout, so they know how Pope Francis High School felt Monday night. The Green Wave continued to … 0

Schools: MVP Hastings leads Pioneer over Hawks

Sunday, January 3, 2016

Brad Hastings finished with 29 points, 6 rebounds, 7 assists, 5 steals and 2 blocks as Pioneer Valley Regional School defeated Frontier Regional School, 69-56, Saturday in a Hampshire League boys’ basketball game at Messer Gymnasium in Northfield. … 0

Schools: Chmyzinski guns down Hawks

Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Maddie Chmyzinski would not be denied in the fourth quarter. The Turners Falls High School sophomore guard scored 18 of the Indians’ 20 points in the final frame to put the team on her back and carry it … 0

Schools: For Wave, a gym dandy

Tuesday, December 29, 2015

The Greenfield High School boys’ basketball team christened its new Ump Nichols Gymnasium with a memorable win against their rivals. The Green Wave outscored Turners Falls High School, 14-4, in the fourth quarter and won the first boys’ … 0

Wave girls erupt for victory

Monday, December 28, 2015

Greenfield High School outscored Turners Falls High School by 21 points in the middle two frames and went on to earn a 65-49 Franklin County League South Division girls’ basketball victory Monday night in Turners Falls. The Green … 0

Wave, Indians fall in F-W play

Sunday, December 27, 2015

Max Hopley scored two goals and added two assists to lead Amherst Regional High School to a 9-2 Fay-Wright Division hockey victory over Greenfield High School Saturday night at Collins-Moylan Arena in Greenfield. The game was tied 2-2 after the first period before Amherst scored three times in … 0

Early season action

Friday, December 25, 2015

Turners Falls’ Jalen Sanders skies for a basket as he scores on an uncontested layup during the Indians’ independent boys’ basketball win over Franklin Tech Monday night at Turners. Area athletes are enjoying a brief holiday break, but … 0

Merkle’s big night leads Panthers to easy win

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

It didn’t matter what Caroline Merkle was doing on either end of the court Wednesday night, because everything seemed to working for her. Merkle, the junior forward for Pioneer Valley Regional School, drained a game-high 20 points and made her presence known throughout as the Panthers cruised to … 0

Furious Eagles rally sinks Greenfield

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

EASTHAMPTON — Greenfield High School was holding its own — and the lead — after two periods. The Green Wave took advantage of an undisciplined Easthampton High School squad, which committed five penalties in the second period, and … 0