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Monday’s high school track: Oliver Fox wins three as Frontier beats Mahar, Athol

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Oliver Fox took first place in three events as the Frontier Regional boys track & field team earned a pair of home victories Monday afternoon. The Red Hawks (4-1, 3-1 Intercounty) defeated Mahar 75-70 and Athol 111-33. Fox won the high jump (6 feet), the 100-meter dash (11.6 seconds) and the 400 (53.8). Andrew Lankarge earned victories in the 110 hurdles (17.9) and the 400 hurdles (60.9), while Andy Habel …

Monday’s high school tennis: Amherst girls sweep singles to down East Longmeadow

Monday, May 4, 2015

The Amherst Regional girls tennis team swept singles to beat East Longmeadow, 3-2, at home Monday. Allison McCann and Nya Saunders didn’t drop a game, cruising to 6-0, 6-0 victories at first and second singles, respectively, for the Hurricanes (7-2). Margaret O’Connell won 6-0, 6-1 at third singles. The doubles team faced tough competition as Kailey Tobin and Veronica Suchodolski fell in a …

Monday’s high school lacrosse: Belchertown rebounds with win over Chicopee

Monday, May 4, 2015

Adam Mercer scored the deciding goal and the defense of the Belchertown boys lacrosse team held on as the Orioles edged Chicopee 8-7 at home Monday afternoon. The Orioles (8-2, 6-1 Suburban) rebounded from a loss to the Pacers on Thursday to remain in a first-place tie. Mercer (two goals) scored from Ben Magarian (three goals, two assists) with eight minutes left Monday …

Monday’s high school softball: Téa Spellacy powers Belchertown to first win

Monday, May 4, 2015

Téa Spellacy hit a seventh inning grand slam to help pad the Belchertown softball team’s first win of the season, 10-2 over Holyoke on the road Monday. Spellacy drove in six runs and doubled for the Orioles (1-7). Danielle Racicot went 3 for 3 with two runs scored …

Monday’s high school baseball: Hampshire punches postseason ticket

Monday, May 4, 2015

After a rare miss of the postseason last year, the Hampshire Regional baseball team only needed one game over the minimum to clinch a return spot Monday. The Raiders earned an 11-3 victory over Sabis in Westhampton to assure themselves a Western Massachusetts Division 3 Tournament berth. Hampshire …

Weekend high schools: Hampshire softball hands Turners Falls first loss

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Alexis Ferris struck out 12 and walked none in a complete-game four-hit shutout as the Hampshire Regional softball team edged Turners Falls 1-0 Saturday afternoon in Westhampton. Marissa McCarthy drove in Katy O’Connor with the game’s lone run in the second. They each went 2 for 2, while …

School lunch menus

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Amherst-Pelham MONDAY: Crispy chicken patty sandwich, baked Tater Tots, cucumber coins, applesauce, orange TUESDAY: Mozzarella sticks, marinara, carrots, celery sticks, peaches, Bartlett pear WEDNESDAY: Cheeseburger, sweet potato fries, vegetarian baked beans, pineapple cup, banana THURSDAY: Taco bar, brown rice, black beans, diced pears, orange FRIDAY: Cheese pizza, broccoli …

Veterans Voice

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Announcements FAMILY DAY: Armed Forces Family Appreciation Day will be held May 23, from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Dow Pavilion, Look Park, Northampton. Free to all area veterans and their families. There will be free food, a DJ, live music, face painting, balloons, clowns, lawn …

Volunteer opportunities

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Food Bank Family Volunteer Day — In partnership with Hilltown Families, the Food Bank of Western Mass. invites familes to attend a volunteer session May 9, 9 to 11:30 a.m. at the Food Bank, 97 North Hatfield Road, Hatfield. The agenda includes a potluck and a volunteer project …

Granby police arrest South Hadley man in connection with alleged theft of jewelry valued at $4,000

Saturday, May 2, 2015

GRANBY — Police said Friday that they arrested a South Hadley man and recovered stolen jewelry worth about $4,000 after a resident reported a theft from his home. Colin Joslyn, 28, of Mary Lyon Drive in South Hadley, was arrested at 7 p.m. Friday on charges of two …

Friday’s high school softball: Nadia Squitiero powers Amherst past Northampton

Friday, May 1, 2015

Nadia Squitiero launched a pair of home runs and drove in five runs as the Amherst Regional softball team defeated Northampton 6-1 on the road Friday afternoon. Aliya Bartmon fired a six-hitter with 11 strikeouts and also added …

Friday’s high school baseball: Carl Teschke tosses 3-hitter as Belchertown beats Turners Falls

Friday, May 1, 2015

Carl Teschke fired a complete-game three-hit shutout as the Belchertown baseball team traveled to Turners Falls and emerge with a 1-0 win Friday night. Teschke struck out six and walked just one in the victory. Jon Ingram went 2 for 3 and scored the game’s lone run in …

Friday’s high school lacrosse/boys volleyball: Amherst rolls over West Springfield

Friday, May 1, 2015

Meghan Sharick and Clover Ulrich combined for 11 goals and 17 points in leading the Amherst Regional girls lacrosse team to a 13-7 home victory over West Springfield Friday night. Sharick had six goals and three assists, while Ulrich had five and three, respectively. Gianna Catalano and Malia …