Local Sports

Athol's Page Truehart gives the ball a bump during the team's 3-2 win over Mohawk Trail on Thursday night in Athol. Truehart, who has been on the team for six years, was honored before the game on Senior Night, along with four other seniors. Photo by Mike Phillips
ATHOL — Abby Roberts tipped a ball downward towards the right side of the defending court for the 15-8 win in game five against the Mohawk Trail Warriors, sending the Athol Red Raiders to the playoffs for the sixth consecutive year. “We were definitely underestimated,” said senior Julia Ramos,...
Athol's Robbie Nelson runs left and takes the ball all the way to the end zone for the touchdown during the team's most recent game against the Greenfield Green Wave. The Red Raiders will take on Frontier Regional tonight at 7 p.m. Photo by Mike Phillips
ATHOL — Coming off a 41-12 win over the Greenfield Green Wave last Friday night, the Athol Red Raiders will take on the Frontier Red Hawks on the road tonight in what could be the team’s toughest game yet. In their final game before their Thanksgiving rivalry game against the Mahar Senators, the...
 Athol's Christa Cucchi controls the ball moving upfield for the Red Raiders on Wednesday night against the Murdock Blue Devils in Athol. Murdock won the game 1-0 as the Red Raiders celebrated Senior Night. Photo by Mike Phillips
ATHOL — Murdock scored on a scrum in front of the net, just barely pushing the ball past the line for the 1-0 lead with 23:23 to go in the second half and that was all she wrote as the Athol varsity field hockey played their last game of their season Wednesday night under rain and wet conditions...
ATHOL — The following are the results of the Athol soccer club’s program: Maynard 3 Athol 2 (Girls grades 3 & 4) Hannah Cordoso scored both goals for Athol in their 3-2 loss. Littleton 5 Athol (A) 1 (Boys grades 3 & 4) Logan Pearson was the lone goal scorer for the Athol (A) team...
Varsity girls soccer Athol 1 Narragansett 1 BALDWINVILLE — The Red Raiders played to a 1-1 tie on Wednesday night before being rained out in the second half of the game. Grace Dufour scored the Red Raiders’ goal, assisted by Shelby Mailloux. It was Dufour’s eighth on the year and Mailloux’s...
ATHOL — The Athol-Royalston Athletic Association is now seeking nominations for its 4th annual Hall of Fame class. The induction is set to take place on Nov. 24, 2018, at the Athol Town Hall. The public is welcome to nominate any athlete, team, coach or community member who contributed to Athol...
 Athol's Katelyn Mahan (left) and Abby Roberts (right) get set to return the serve during the team's game against Pioneer Valley on Tuesday night in Northfield. The Red Raiders won the matchup 3-0. Photo by Adam Lewis
NORTHFIELD — The setting was one from a Stephen King novel — dark and stormy in a small town inside a gym so silent that you could hear a pin drop — but the story inside that gymnasium was far greater than anything King would write as the Athol girls’ volleyball team took down Pioneer Valley 3-0,...
Varsity girls soccer Frontier 3 Athol 0 ATHOL — It was a dark and wet night for the Red Raiders’ Senior Night but the team was able to play through it for the final home game for seniors Amber Mahony, Crista Jillson, Kaitlin Baptista, Mercedez Young, Payton Parker and Destiny Wrigley. “All...
Mahar's Aileen Fitzgerald controls the ball moving downfield against Turners Falls on Monday night in Orange. Mahar won 4-1 and need at least one tie in their final two games to qualify for playoffs. Photo by Mike Phillips
ORANGE — It was a perfect ending to a perfect start. With a pregame ceremony to recognize the team’s four seniors, Hannah Birch, Lura Misner, Erin Sandova and Jess Walker, in for their last home with the Mahar varsity field hockey team, they also ended the night with a quality 4-1 win over...
Varsity boys soccer Athol 2 South Hadley 0 SOUTH HADLEY — The Red Raiders got back on track Monday afternoon with their 2-0 win to bounce back from their 3-0 loss to Hopkins Academy the previous Monday. Justin Blake scored his third goal of the year on a 25-yard free kick 12 minutes into the...

Pages

Athol Daily News

PO Box 1000
225 Exchange Street
Athol, MA 01331
Phone: (978) 249-3535

 

Comment Here