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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

Mahar offense erupts in 15-0 win

Friday, April 24, 2015

Hunter Richardson chucked a three-hit shutout and Mahar Regional School earned its first win of the season with a 15-0 blanking of Murdock High School in a mercy rule-shortened, five-inning independent baseball game Friday afternoon in Orange. The … 0

Hamelin leads Red Hawks past Drury

Friday, April 24, 2015

Frontier Regional School scored nine runs in the first three innings and Ally Hamelin continued her dominance in the circle as the Red Hawks knocked off Drury High School, 10-2, in an independent softball game Friday afternoon in … 0

Pathfinder hurler fans 12 in three-hit effort

Thursday, April 23, 2015

One day after the Franklin County Technical School baseball team got enough offense but not enough pitching, the Eagles saw a reversal when Mitch Mailloux pitched well-enough to win but Pathfinder Regional Vocational-Technical High School hurler Andrew Roman … 0

Mullins posts state-record 600th career softball win

Thursday, April 23, 2015

HADLEY — Gary Mullins has never been a numbers guy — especially when it comes to his coaching record. When you’ve coached more than 1,600 varsity games in three sports spanning 36 seasons, the focus is always on … 0

Shearer, Abbatiello pace Warrior wins

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Eli Shearer and Amar Abbatiello each recorded three event wins and Mohawk Trail Regional High School had little trouble posting a pair of independent boys’ track and field wins, beating Palmer High School (101-44) and Hampden Charter School … 0

Eagles storm back for win

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

For six innings, Franklin County Technical School struggled to produce any offense against Mohawk Trail Regional High School pitcher Lydia Donahue. In the seventh inning, the Eagles were able to steal a win. Tech manufactured a four-run rally … 0

Fox helps Frontier boys defeat Eagles

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Oliver Fox showed that he’s more than a one-trick pony for the Frontier Regional School boys’ track & field team. Fox won three unique events Tuesday afternoon and helped the Red Hawks to a 89-49 victory over Franklin … 0

Jaywalking: Distinguished

Monday, April 20, 2015

Current Greenfield High School students may know Donna Woodcock only as a principal, but before serving in that capacity she was one of the most successful varsity coaches in Franklin County and even the Pioneer Valley. Woodcock coached her last game in 2005 but has remained involved in … 0

Charboneau goes the route, homers in Indians’ 4-2 win

Friday, April 17, 2015

Tyler Charboneau had himself a day. The Turners Falls High School senior pitched a complete game and also clubbed a home run as part of a three-hit performance to lead the Indians’ offense during a 4-2 Hampshire League … 0

Phillips, Arzuaga power Turners to 6-0 win over Greylock

Friday, April 17, 2015

Mackenzie Phillips shined brightly in the circle and Gabby Arzuaga continued her brilliance at the plate as Turners Falls High School defeated Mt. Greylock Regional School, 6-0, in independent softball play Friday afternoon at the Bourdeau Fields Complex in Turners Falls. Phillips was masterful and nearly threw a … 0