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Tuesday’s high school tennis/track: Frontier Regional sweeps Chicopee

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

The Frontier Regional girls tennis team swept Chicopee, 5-0, despite needing two tiebreakers at home Tuesday. Celia Speth beat Natalie Obando 6-1, 7-6 (2) at second singles, and Alli Zera won 7-6 (5), 6-1 over Paulina Maziarz at third singles to power the Red Hawks (7-0). Girls tennis Northampton 5, Holyoke 0 At Holyoke First singles: Caitlyn Richmond (N) def. Kaitlin LaFlamme 6-1, 6-2; Second singles: Sarina Hahn (N) def. …

Tuesday’s high schools: Belchertown spikes East Longmeadow

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

The Belchertown boys volleyball team was led by its veterans in a 3-0 win over East Longmeadow Tuesday. Senior Skyelar Whitehead had 15 kills, seven blocks and an ace, and classmate Kevin Reidy had seven kills in the 26-24, 25-23, 25-21 victory. Freshman Drew Duquette added 21 assists, five assists, a kill and an ace. Girls lacrosse Westfield 22, Holyoke Catholic 3 — …

Tuesday’s high school baseball: Hopkins Academy slips past Frontier Regional on Evan Delaney walk-off single

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Evan Delaney’s RBI single down the left-field line with one out in the bottom of the seventh gave the Hopkins Academy baseball team a 2-1 walk-off win over Frontier Regional in Hadley Tuesday. John Jacques, who singled, stole second and moved to third on Jon Morrison’s ground out, scored the game-winning run. Jacques …

Tuesday’s high school softball: Amherst holds off Belchertown in 9-8 win

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

The Amherst Regional softball team survived a late rally by Belchertown, winning 9-8 at home Tuesday. The Orioles (1-8) scored five in the fifth to take a 6-3 lead, but the Hurricanes (6-5) matched them in the sixth for a 9-6 advantage. Belchertown added two more in seventh, …

Gazette Boys Alpine Player of the Year: Austin Herman, Gateway Regional

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Austin Herman, senior, Gateway Regional Season highlights: Herman finished the Pioneer Valley Interscholastic Athletic Association regular season with 165 points, putting him in a three-way tie for second place. He finished second in South Division with first-place finishes …

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 …

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. …

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 …

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 …

Honor Roll: Frontier Regional

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Frontier Regional School Third quarter GRADE 12 MAXIMUM HONORS: Camilla Baronas, Kathryn Beckley, Hannah Bernotas, Amanda Binette, Tala Chunga, Megan Farrick, Hannah Goodrow, Colin Hickey, Colin Lacey, Kimberly Logan, Kelly O’Neil, Aleksander Solecki, Jacqueline Spencer, Jake Terreden, Jeremiah Waite, Gabrielle Warren, Kori Wileman HIGH HONORS: Hannah Austin, Allison …