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 Athol High School's Hope Parker fields the ball before throwing to first for an out in the top of the first inning of a softball game against Pioneer on Thursday. Athol won 5-3.Photo by Mike Phillips
ATHOL — The Athol High School varsity softball team beat Pioneer 5-3 on Thursday. Haley Bigwood picked up her first varsity win for the complete game, with nine strikeouts, six walks and giving up three hits.  Athol scored first in the second inning when Destiny Ricko hit a single and Geca...
ORANGE — The Mahar varsity softball team was shut out by Turners Falls 11-0 on Thursday. The third and fourth innings proved to do in Mahar. Turners jumped out to a 3-0 lead in the first. Mahar held them scoreless in the second but in the third and fourth innings Turners’ bats came alive and put...
ATHOL — The Athol-Royalston Middle School softball team shut out Pioneer 15-0 on Thursday afternoon in Northfield. Strong pitching, defense and aggressive base running did the job for the Lady Marauders, making up for the unlucky hitters. “The team hit the ball well, but give credit to Pioneer’s...
ATHOL — The Athol High School boys track team lost to Mohawk 117-28 in an away meet in Shelburne Falls on Thursday. Mason Barrieau took first place in the 110 high hurdles with a time of 16.9 and first place in the 400 hurdles with a time of 59.9. Rowan Anderson placed first in shot put (34...
Athol High School's Zack Aldrich goes up for a play during a volleyball game against Commerce on Wednesday. Aldrich ended the day with four kills and seven assists, as Athol moved within one match of qualifying for tournament play. Photo by Mike Phillips
ATHOL — The Athol High School boys volleyball team (9-7) moved within one match of qualifying for tournament play with a 3-0 victory against Commerce on Wednesday. Set scores were 25-13, 25-14 and 25-14. Playing well for the Red Raiders were Jordan Carrasquillo (five kills, two aces), Justin...
Athol High School's Abby Leadbetter catches a pop fly at second base for the second out in the top inning of a softball game played against Mohawk on Wednesday.Photo by Mike Phillips
ATHOL — The Athol High School softball team fell to Mohawk 13-2 on Wednesday. Mohawk scored five runs in the second inning on six hits and three more in the third to take an 8-0 lead. Athol managed to score a run in the bottom of the third inning when Hope Parker doubled and reached third on a...
ORANGE — The Mahar Middle School baseball team lost to Mohawk 9-2 on Wednesday. Cole Johnson pitched three innings, recording two strikeouts and allowing four walks, four hits and three earned runs. Liam O’Donnell pitched three innings, allowing two walks and one hit. Offensively, Jake Tenney...
ORANGE — Greenfield’s “Green Wave” washed over the Mahar varsity softball team 13-1 on Wednesday. Mahar jumped out to a 1-0 lead in the first inning but that’s all they could muster. Samantha Smith hit two home runs for Greenfield to lead the Greenfield charge. “They are one of the top teams...
ATHOL — The Athol High School “Best Buddies” will participate in the Special Olympics at Quabbin Regional High School on Friday. Opening ceremonies begin at 9 a.m., with events starting at 9:30. Competitors come from schools across Western and Central Massachusetts and range in age from 6 to 22...
ATHOL — The Athol baseball team snapped a seven-game losing streak with 10-5 victory over Easthampton on Wednesday. Nicholas Bousquet led the offense with three hits and the RBI. Kris Selanis, Robbie Nelson (one RBI), Maysin Tarbell, James Laford (one RBI), and Merrick Decker (two RBI) also hit...

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