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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 as the three teams remaining in the … 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

Post 81 ousts Foxborough, stays alive

Sunday, July 26, 2015

Noah Barnes tossed seven strong innings on Sunday and Greenfield Post 81 remained alive in the American Legion Baseball Junior Division State Championships with a 5-4 victory over Foxborough Post 93 at Veterans Memorial Field in Greenfield. Vets is playing host to the five-day, double-elimination tournament, and Greenfield got off to a rough … 0

Unbeaten Wave boys No. 1

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

For the first time in nearly two decades, the Greenfield High School boys’ tennis team earned the No. 1 seed in the WMass Division III Boys’ Tennis Tournament when the seeds were announced Tuesday morning at Sabis International … 0

Jaywalking: A cut above

Monday, June 1, 2015

Maybe it was the enjoyment of climbing trees as a youngster that motivated Frontier Regional School high-jumper Kat Miner to soar to such great heights. Miner has been making headlines for the Red Hawks’ girls’ track & field team this season with her leaps. Her first big headline … 0

Huh? Turners Falls No. 2?

Monday, June 1, 2015

NORTHAMPTON — It was late comedian Rodney Dangerfield who used to perform a stand-up routine about getting no respect. The Turners Falls High School softball team is living it. Despite finishing with a 19-1 record that included wins … 0

Frontier, Mohawk set to collide

Monday, June 1, 2015

NORTHAMPTON — Frontier Regional School and Mohawk Trail Regional High School don’t need a reason to dislike each other. The longtime rivals who, after years as Veterans Day gridiron foes, now play in a Thanksgiving Eve football game, … 0

Hawks’ Miner soars to record heights

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Despite earning only five points in running events, the Frontier Regional School girls track & field team’s dominance of field events nearly carried the Red Hawks to another title Saturday. The District F&G champions claimed three individual victories … 0

Blinder wins second pole-vault crown

Sunday, May 31, 2015

Frontier Regional School’s Jamie Blinder earned his second consecutive pole vault title Saturday. One week after earning the District F & G Division II championship, Blinder won the Central/West Division II crown in the pole vault at 12 … 0

MIAA rule change delayed

Friday, May 29, 2015

The Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association granted a stay of execution for at least one more year regarding a new rule that would limit middle-school athletes from freely participating on high school teams. The MIAA Board of Directors held a special conference call Thursday and unanimously voted to put … 0

Six locals earn top seeds at W/CMass meet

Friday, May 29, 2015

Four local girls and two local boys earned top seeds at today’s WMass/CMass Division II Championship meet at Westfield State University. The meet begins at 10 a.m. with the pole vault, while the field events begin at 1 p.m. and the running events start at 2. The Frontier … 0

Panthers rout Eagles

Friday, May 29, 2015

Pioneer Valley Regional School scored nine times in the first three innings to build an insurmountable lead and end the season on a strong note with a 10-5 victory over Franklin County Technical School in an independent softball … 0

Greenfield boys’ tennis concludes undefeated campaign

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Greenfield is a perfect 17. The Green Wave completed an undefeated regular season Thursday afternoon with a 4-1 victory over Division I foe Westfield High School in an independent boys’ tennis match at the Davis Street Courts in Greenfield. Ben Westerman, the lone Greenfield senior, clinched the deciding … 0