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Monday’s high schools: Granby boys basketball remains undefeated

The Granby boys basketball duo of Andy Gifford and Jesse Molin combined to match the entire Ware team in a 68-43 victory at home Monday night.

Gifford led all scorers with 23 points, including seven 3-pointers, while Molin added 20 for the Rams (4-0).

Connor O’Shea had six points and nine assists, while Liam Galloway added 11 rebounds and four assists.

Turners Falls 61, Easthampton 55 — Chris Starcun scored a game-high 24 points but the Eagles (3-1) couldn’t overcome an early deficit in the road.

The Indians (2-1) led 40-25 at halftime. Easthampton cut it all the way down to one with three minutes to go, but couldn’t get over the hump.

Dakota Wheeler scored 14 points in the loss, while Tom Palaschek added 10.

Frontier Regional 60, Hopkins Academy 51 — The Red Hawks withstood a late run by the Golden Hawks to pull out the win in Hadley.

Peter Watroba led Frontier (2-1, 1-1 Hampshire West) with 19 points, while Paul Decker had 10.

Zach Kelley led Hopkins (1-3, 0-3) with 19 points, while Greg Pipczynski added 12 points and nine rebounds.

Hampshire Regional 73, Gateway Regional 40 — Conor Cronin had 18 points and 18 rebounds as the Raiders notched their first win of the season.

Hampshire (1-2) went on a 19-2 run in the second quarter to pull away in Westhampton. Adam Laroche also had 18 points to go with a dozen rebounds. Brendan Bzdel added 16 points, while Shane Andrews scored 11 points and had 10 assists.

Zack Mackechnie led Gateway (0-5) with 10 points, while Curtis and Calvin Dowers each had nine.

Renaissance 74, Belchertown 64 — Despite 21 points by Eric Adzima and 17 by Zach Parsons, the Orioles fell at home.

Parsons added nine rebounds, while Tyler Verville had 10 points for Belchertown (2-2).

Greenfield 55, Smith Academy 53 — The Falcons’ comeback attempt came up just short as Derek McMahon’s 3-pointer at the buzzer was off the mark.

Seaver Rickert (11 rebounds) and Keith Natale (eight) each had 14 points to lead Smith (2-1, 2-1 Hampshire West). Mat Sulda had 13 points, while McMahon had eight assists to go with his four points.

Palmer 77, Holyoke Catholic 43 — Despite 10 points by Nathan Holob, the Gaels (0-3) fell on the road.

Hockey

Easthampton 5, Central 5 — Tim Pfau netted a hat trick as the Eagles (0-1-3) earned a draw in Springfield.

Zach Lewis and Dave York (assist) added one goal each.

Alex Zadworny assisted on a pair of goals, while Jacob Opalanek, Rob Carmel, Andrew Fleming, Ruben Swenson and Mike Grise had one each.

Chris Pause and Sean Rose combined for 20 saves in net.

Turners Falls 4, Chicopee Comp 3 — The Indians (3-1-1, 2-1 Wright) scored four unanswered goals for a dramatic win at Fitzpatrick Rick in Holyoke.

Trevor Peduzzi and Kevin McMahon each had two goals and an assist for Turners. Cody Booska assisted twice, while Brandon Lenois picked up one assist.

Brandon Bryant made 26 saves for the victory in goal, and also had an assist.

Boys basketball

Turners Falls 61, Easthampton 55

Eagles (3-1)

VanOudenhove 0-0-0, Torres 0-1-1, Wheeler 6-0-14, Palaschek 3-1-10, Brandt 0-1-1, Fickett 1-2-5, Starcun 8-8-24. Totals: 18-13-55.

Indians (2-1)

Bourbeau 1-3-5, Marino 5-10-23, Ellis 6-4-18, Forest-Bulley 2-1-5, York 2-0-5, Khenrab 1-0-3, Fisher 1-0-2. Totals: 18-18-61.

Easthampton 8 17 18 12—55

Turners 13 27 7 14—61

3-pointers: Easthampton 6 (Wheeler 2, Palaschek 3, Fickett), Turners 7 (Marino 3, Ellis 2, York, Khenrah)

Granby 68, Ware 53

Indians (2-2)

Backland 1-0-2, Koczur 4-2-13, Bessette 4-0-8, Hurlburt 5-2-13, Swarts 5-1-12, Hill 0-1-1, Zered McCoy 0-1-1, Zamah McCoy 1-1-3. Totals: 20-8-53.

Rams (4-0)

Sheehan Jr. 0-0-0, Williams 1-0-3, Monaco 1-0-3, O’Shea 2-2-6, Gifford 8-0-23, Duxbury 2-1-5, Galloway 1-0-2, Molin 7-5-20, Mikalchus 0-0-0, Cloutier 3-0-6. Totals: 25-8-68.

Ware 16 12 10 15—53

Granby 22 12 24 10—68

3-pointers: Ware 5 (Koczur 3, Hurlburt, Swarts); Granby 10 (Williams, Monaco, Gifford 7, Molin)

Frontier Regional 60,

Hopkins Academy 51

Red Hawks (2-1, 1-1 Hampshire)

T. Hoar 4-1-9, Watroba 5-6-19, Talbot 0-0-0, Hickey 3-0-7, Ames 2-1-6, Ruddock 2-0-4, Miller 0-0-0, Kellogg 1-0-2, Pickunka 0-0-0, Decker 3-3-10, Kennedy 0-0-0, Tillona 1-1-3, Nelson 0-0-0. Totals 21-12-60

Golden Hawks (1-3, 0-3 Hampshire)

Sanderson 0-0-0, Kosakowski 0-0-0, Butterfield 1-0-2, Morrison 3-1-8, M. Pipczynski 1-0-2, Omer 4-0-0, G. Pipczynski 6-0-12, Kelley 6-3-19. Totals 21-4-51.

Frontier 20 16 13 11—60

Hopkins 9 14 8 20—51

3-pointers: Frontier 6 (Watroba 3, Hickey, Ames, Decker) Hopkins 5 (Kelley 4, Morrison)

Renaissance 74, Belchertown 64

Phoenix (3-1)

Gonzalez 3-2-10, Johnson 8-2-21, Marshall 4-2-11, Straughter 7-1-15, Togba 3-1-7, Latta 1-2-4, Stuckey 1-0-2, Baldwin 0-4-4, Rauls 0-0-0. Totals 27-14-74.

Orioles (2-2)

Verville 4-1-10, Adzima 7-1-21, Ryan 3-2-8, Pellerin 1-2-4, Parsons 6-5-17, Lussier 0-0-0, Bradway 0-0-0, Henson 0-0-0, LaFleche 0-0-0, O’Brien 0-4-4. Totals 21-15-64.

Renaissance 21 19 19 15—74

Belchertown 14 9 21 20—64

3-pointers: Renaissance 6 (Gonzalez 2, Johnson 3, Marshall) Belchertown 7 (Adzima 6, Verville)

Hampshire Regional 73,

Gateway Regional 40

Gators (0-5)

Merritt 0-0-0, Pollard 0-0-0, Myers 0-0-0, Hanechak 0-0-0, Haskell 1-0-2, Mackechnie 4-1-10, Edinger 2-1-5, Curtis Dowers 4-0-9, Arel 2-0-4, Calvin Dowers 3-2-9, Fisk 0-1-1. Totals 16-5-40

Raiders (1-2)

Burrell 0-0-0,Marek 0-0-0, Ouimette 0-0-0, Labrie 0-0-0, Harpole 0-0-0, Laroche 9-0-18, Bak 2-0-4, Malo 2-0-6, Bzdel 7-1-16, Andrews 3-4-11, Cronin 8-2-18. Totals: 31-7-73.

Gateway 15 2 16 7—40

Hampshire 17 19 20 17—73

3-pointers: Gateway 3 (Mackechnie, Calvin Dowers, Curtis Dowers). Hampshire 4 (Andrews, Malo 2, Bzdel)

Greenfield 55, Smith Academy 53

Falcons (2-1, 2-1 Hampshire)

McMahon 1-2-4, Rickert 7-0-14, Molloy 0-0-0, Hanson 0-0-0, Longstreeth 1-3-5, Natale 5-4-14, Sulda 5-1-13, Rogers 0-0-0, Halloran 1-0-3, Liebenow 0-0-0, Smiarowski 0-0-0. Totals 20-10-53.

Green Wave (3-0, 3-0 Hampshire)

Ecstrom 5-0-11, Furnari 2-0-5, Hickey 1-0-2, Hudson 1-0-2, Borden 7-0-14, Miller 4-0-8, Marchese 4-1-13. Totals 24-1-55.

Smith 17 11 16 19—53

Greenfield 15 14 10 16—55

3-pointers: Smith (Sulda 2, Halloran) Greenfield 6 (Ecstron, Furnari, Marchese)

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