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Wednesday 5/24 Lions 9, Rotary 8 The Rotary mounted an exciting comeback in the 6th inning highlighted by a deep 2-run blast by Logan Hume, but fell 1 run short in a 9-8 loss to the Lions Wednesday evening. The Lions were led by Deavin McGivern who also went deep in the contest with a 2-run...
ATHOL — The Athol-Royalston Middle School softball team was rained out on Friday afternoon. The team finished with a perfect 18-0 record due to the rain out. “This was a total team effort, a big thank you to all the families for all their support,” said ARMS coach Bruce Hazen. “These girls...
Hero Among Us Honoree Brian Tomlinson of Athol, pictured with Celtics' Marcus Smart and Cavaliers' Kyrie Irving. Tomlinson received the award before the Celtics playoff game against the Cavaliers on Thursday. Photo by Matthew Blanchette
BOSTON—Athol’s Brian Tomlinson was awarded the Hero Among Us Honoree on Thursday, May 25 during the Boston Celtics’ Eastern Conference Finals game against Cleveland. At 16 years old, Brian was diagnosed with pediatric cancer and immediately began chemotherapy. After several months of...
Hope Parker catches a line drive hit to her at third base then throws to first where the runner was tagged out trying to get back to first base in top of the fourth. Parker had five assists and four put outs in Thursday’s game. Photo by Mike Phillips
ATHOL — The Athol High School varsity softball team won 7-6 over the Frontier Red Hawks on Thursday. The game was also senior night for the Red Raiders. “It’s awesome,” said Athol coach Sharon Chauvette about getting the win on senior night. “Last year we had a losing record and coming back this...
ORANGE — The Mahar Lady Senators dropped their last game of the season to Mohawk Trail Regional High School 11-4 on Thursday May 25. The team finishes the season with a 6-14 (2-12 league) record. Mohawk scored six of its runs in the first inning while scoring one in the third, fourth and fifth...
LUDLOW — The Athol High School volleyball team finished the season with an unfortunate loss to #6 Ludlow 0-3 on Thursday. The team lost its first set 25-16, the second set 25-15 and its third set 25-17. Justin Blake led Athol with 10 kills while Josh Herk had eight kills, Ryan Warner four,...
ATHOL — The Athol High School junior varsity softball team lost 19-7 against Frontier Regional School in five innings on Thursday afternoon. Celeste Torraco had a great day at the plate for Athol going 3-3 with two doubles and one single. Julia Carey, Taylor Cleveland and Jenna St. Cyr each...
Haley Bigwood called safe at second base on an attempted steal in the top of the sixth inningPhoto by Mike Phillips
GARDNER—Despite a seventh inning rally by the Gardner Wildcats, the Athol High School softball team held on to win 8-6 on Tuesday, May 24. Facing an 8-3 deficit to begin the seventh inning, the Wildcats’ Courtney Richard and Anna Tassone both walked, with the two moving up to second and third...
SHELBURNE FALLS—The Athol High School varsity baseball team pounded out 10 hits in a 4-3 upset over Mohawk Trail Regional School on Tuesday, May 23. The Raiders (7-12) were coming off a loss to Greenfield Monday which saw them blow a 5-1 lead, but started fast against the Warriors (14-5). Tyler...
ORANGE—The Mahar Lady Senators lost to Pioneer Valley 16-2 on Tuesday, May 23 and 14-2 to Mohawk Trail Regional High School on Wednesday, May 24. The team falls to 6-13 (2-11 league) with the two losses. Pioneer Valley pushed seven runs across in the sixth inning and four runs in the fifth. Down...

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