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COURTESY CINDY HERMAN
Gateway Regional senior Austin Herman has been named the Daily Hampshire Gazette Boys Alpine Player of the Year.

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 in the second and sixth races of the season. Herman was second in four other races. At the state championship meet, he …

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 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, …

Wednesday’s prep schools: Gabby Thomas, Williston outpace Kingswood Oxford

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Gabby Thomas (Northampton) won the 100-meter dash, 200 and long jump to lead the Williston Northampton girls track & field team over Kingswood Oxford, 86-46, in Easthampton on Wednesday. Rachel Rockwell took first in the 100 and 300 hurdles, and javelin for the Wildcats (8-2). Alexis Ryan won …

Tuesday’s high schools: Lights go out on Amherst Regional, South Hadley boys lacrosse

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

For the second time in four seasons, the South Hadley and Amherst Regional boys lacrosse teams saw a game suspended because of faulty lighting. It happened in the 2012 sectional semifinals at American International College and again Tuesday …

Tuesday’s high school tennis/track: Belchertown girls net sweep of Agawam, near tourney berth

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The Belchertown girls tennis team moved within a victory of qualifying for the postseason with a 5-0 sweep of Agawam, Tuesday in Belchertown. Meghan Bernard (first), Julia Tan (second) and Jordyn Paul (third) combined to drop five games in singles play. Maddie Hamparian and Kristen Pietras (first), and …

Tuesday’s high school baseball/softball: Jamie Carey, Amherst Regional hold off Longmeadow

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Jamie Carey got the better of a pitchers’ duel as the Amherst Regional baseball team edged Longmeadow, 2-1, Tuesday. Anyone who showed up late to the game in Longmeadow missed all the scoring as all three runs came in the first inning. Amherst’s first two batters reached and …

Hampshire Regional stays unbeaten, matches 2014 win total with shutout of Granby

Monday, April 27, 2015

GRANBY — In the minimum number of games, the Hampshire Regional baseball team reached its first goal Monday. With an 8-0 victory over Granby, the Raiders earned their sixth straight win to start the season, matching their total …

Monday’s high school lacrosse: Belchertown rallies to beat Wahconah

Monday, April 27, 2015

Emma Jopson scored five goals and Tiffany Anderson had a hat trick as the Belchertown girls lacrosse team rallied for a 10-7 victory at Wahconah Monday night. Abby Robinson (assist) and Kat Lowe each added a tally for Belchertown, which trailed 5-3 at the half. Kate Bowers and …

Monday’s high school softball: Emilie Baldwin, Northampton go extra to beat East Longmeadow

Monday, April 27, 2015

Emilie Baldwin scored the game-winning run as Northampton beat East Longmeadow, 5-2 in eight innings, on the road Monday. Baldwin finished 3 for 4, while Zoe Driscoll-Sbar (two runs) and Rachel Sheehan (run, RBI) each had two hits for the Blue Devils (2-3, 1-2 Valley Wheel). Lily Glading-DiLorenzo, …

Monday’s high school baseball: Easthampton slugs Athol, stays perfect

Monday, April 27, 2015

Shy Torres drove in four runs on a pair of hits, while Anthony Redfern had three hits, two runs scored and an RBI to lead the Easthampton baseball team to a 14-2 road victory over Athol Monday afternoon. Hunter Leveille added two hits, two runs and an RBI …

Monday’s high school track: Aidan Gilson, Northampton run past Ludlow

Monday, April 27, 2015

Aidan Gilson and the Northampton boys track & field team ran past Ludlow, 88-56, Monday in Ludlow. Gilson won the mile in 4 minutes, 24.4 seconds and the triple jump in 40 feet, 10 inches. Gilson teamed with Abe Herzog-Arbeitman, Ben Hill and Tim Foldy-Porto to win the …

Monday’s high school tennis: Frontier Regional deals Holyoke Catholic first loss

Monday, April 27, 2015

The Frontier Regional girls tennis team handed Holyoke Catholic its first loss of the season, 3-2, in South Deerfield Monday. Two matches went to third sets and the Red Hawks (3-0) won both for the victory. At first singles, Aidan O’Brien beat Nathan Drewniak 2-6, 6-4, 6-2. AJ …