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Div. 5 baseball: Greenfield knocks off Bourne, 7-3, to keep magical run going into semifinals (PHOTOS)
06-08-2024 5:59 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

GREENFIELD — Facing an early three-run deficit right out of the gate Saturday, the picture for Greenfield baseball looked remarkably similar to last year's MIAA Division 5 state quarterfinal.In 2023, Bourne jumped the Green Wave for an 8-1...

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Div. 5 softball: 12-run inning propels No. 1 Greenfield to five-inning shutout of Monson in Round of 16 (PHOTOS)
06-05-2024 8:36 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

GREENFIELD — If spending as little time as possible on the softball field Wednesday figured at all in Greenfield's plan of attack, even if only incidentally, then the Green Wave accomplished that task in spades.The host Wave avalanched on Monson with...


Div. 5 baseball: Greenfield defeats Westfield Tech, Pioneer knocks off Bromfield to advance to state quarterfinals (PHOTOS)
06-04-2024 9:14 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

GREENFIELD — Much was deservedly made of Westfield Technical Academy’s two victories in the MIAA Division 5 state baseball tournament, as a No. 34 seed, to reach the Round of 16. But what about that stealthy No. 15 seed that suddenly finds itself with...


Class C softball: MacKenzie Paulin tosses no-hitter, top-seeded Greenfield blanks McCann Tech 6-0 for spot in title game (PHOTOS)
05-25-2024 5:36 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

GREENFIELD — Over the last handful of years, Greenfield has made Western Massachusetts softball championship games a familiar destination, and now a very familiar local foe awaits the Green Wave there.MacKenzie Paulin buzzed through the McCann Tech...


High Schools: Pioneer baseball advances to Class D finals with 5-0 triumph over Turners
05-23-2024 9:12 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

NORTHFIELD — A key midgame defensive play Thursday night gave Pioneer the momentum it needed and stopped Turners Falls in its tracks.The host Panthers had just taken a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the third inning of their Western Mass. Class D baseball...


MIAA boys basketball: Pioneer locks down Drury to advance to Division 5 Final Four (PHOTOS)
03-09-2024 6:24 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

NORTHFIELD — Saturday's MIAA Division 5 boys basketball state quarterfinal allowed Pioneer the chance to flip an old adage on its head, and discover just how hard it is to lose to the same team three times in one season.That's not to say the Panthers...


State Tournament Roundup: Franklin Tech girls basketball cruises past PV Christian
03-01-2024 9:43 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

TURNERS FALLS — The only real difficulty for Franklin Tech came in the fourth quarter Friday night, but oh, what a considerable difficulty it was.Pioneer Valley Christian, trailing 44-20 after three quarters, flew back into contention on the strength...


MIAA Div. 4 girls basketball: Frontier routs Lunenburg in state tourney opener (PHOTOS)
02-29-2024 8:42 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

SOUTH DEERFIELD — It's got to do a basketball coach's heart a world of good when his team doesn't allow a single basket in the first quarter.Frontier Regional flexed its typically strong defensive muscles Thursday night, running out to a 20-2 lead...


Class C quarters: Hannah Gilbert (29 points), No. 4 Franklin Tech roar into semifinals via 54-29 win over No. 5 Greenfield (PHOTOS)
02-19-2024 9:01 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

TURNERS FALLS — It’s not often that teams in such close geographical proximity may go through an entire regular season without facing each other, but the Western Mass. girls Class C quarterfinals took care of that Monday night – and then Franklin Tech...


Thanksgiving football: Late 2nd quarter flurry helps Athol blow past Mahar, 40-8 (PHOTOS)
11-23-2023 7:42 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

ATHOL — Eighty-seven seconds at the end of the first half Thursday proved more than enough to turn the annual Thanksgiving Day game irreversibly in Athol's favor.The Bears protected a 14-8 lead over Mahar and went downfield on a 76-yard drive to score...


UMass football: Minutemen take care of business against Merrimack to earn second straight win
11-04-2023 9:20 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

AMHERST — It's been quite a while – five years, to be precise – since UMass football could allow itself to think and talk about winning streaks.The Minutemen put up 31 consecutive points Saturday against their FCS opposition from Merrimack,...


Week 8 Football: Franklin Tech routs Mahar, keeps hope alive for Division 8 playoff berth
10-27-2023 10:54 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

ORANGE — A much-discussed key component of the MIAA's statewide power rankings is margin of victory. For Franklin Tech, a margin of at least 14 points would have been ideal entering Friday night, if the Eagles could manage to play at a sufficiently...


UMass football: Toledo rights the ship in the second half to rally past Minutemen, 41-24
10-07-2023 9:18 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

AMHERST – UMass was clearly at its best very early in the game and coming down the end of the first half Saturday, with its first halftime lead of the season, but the Minutemen couldn't sustain that level over the final two quarters at McGuirk Alumni...


Week 5 Football: Mahar defense shuts down Greenfield for 13-0 win (PHOTOS)
10-06-2023 11:05 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

ORANGE — A forgettable season opener in early September saw Mahar surrender 38 points to Hoosac Valley, but the Senators' defense since then has been nothing but stout, with only two scores allowed over its last four games.Friday night at the Woodward...


Week 4 Football: Undefeated Ware blanks Greenfield, 18-0
09-29-2023 10:19 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

GREENFIELD — On its way to a 4-0 start, Ware has now pitched three shutouts, and Greenfield became the latest opponent to find out just how hard it is to make headway against it on Friday night.The Greenfield defense rose to the occasion in its own...


Week 3 Football: Stout defensive effort lifts Franklin Tech past Pathfinder, 14-7 
09-22-2023 10:30 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

TURNERS FALLS – Protecting a narrow one-point lead, and backed up to its own 6-yard line, Franklin Tech chose a most opportune time Friday night to put together the game-sealing drive.That march started less than promisingly with a 4-yard loss back to...


Week 2 Football: Kaden James’ last-minute TD lifts Frontier past Franklin Tech, 27-22
09-15-2023 11:21 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

TURNERS FALLS – Frontier football was at its best Friday night when the Redhawks hit on big plays, and none was bigger than the “Aiden and Kaden Show” inside the final minute.Visiting Frontier held the lead from early in the second quarter until...


Turners Falls softball rallies late, edges Franklin Tech for berth in MIAA Div. 5 Final Four
06-11-2023 4:36 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

TURNERS FALLS – Less than two miles lie between the schools on the map, and in Saturday night's MIAA Division 5 softball quarterfinal, not much separated the two teams on the diamond.All the scoring action squeezed into the sixth inning, when Franklin...


Boys basketball: Pioneer holds off KIPP Academy, surges into MIAA Division 5 quarterfinals (PHOTOS)
03-07-2023 9:08 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

NORTHFIELD — Tuesday night's last four minutes barely sufficed to contain the high tournament drama squeezed into that narrow space.Pioneer built a nine-point lead early in the fourth quarter, lost it to KIPP Academy, grabbed it back and needed two...


Boys basketball: Defense carries Pioneer in 60-31 thumping of Keefe Tech to punch Div. 5 Round of 16 ticket
03-03-2023 8:46 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

NORTHFIELD – The new-look state basketball tournament reached back a full quarter-century Friday evening and served up a silver-anniversary rematch, straight out of the Golden Era of Pioneer basketball.The 2023 Panthers encountered little difficulty...


Boys basketball: Jon Breor goes for 31 points, 20 rebounds as Greenfield hammers Duggan 76-42 in Div. 5 tourney (PHOTOS)
03-02-2023 8:55 PM

By GEORGE MILLER

GREENFIELD — It's never easy, despite what the scoreboard may say, but Greenfield has certainly made it look easy while mopping up its first two opponents in the boys MIAA Division 5 basketball tournament.The Green Wave used a dominant second quarter,...

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