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ORANGE — The 2017 Mahar Regional Athletic Hall of Fame will hold an induction ceremony and brunch at the Athol-Orange Lodge of Elks on Sunday, May, 7 at 11 a.m.  Contact Jim Woodward, Mahar athletic director, at 978-544-2543 Option #6, by Monday, May 1, to reserve tickets at $30 each....
ORANGE — The Mahar Middle School baseball team shut out Hopkins 27-0 on Wednesday. Matthew Lyesiuk pitched a no hitter, striking out 13, and giving up two walks. Mahar had 10 hits. Standouts included Matthew Lyesiuk (2 for 2 with 4 RBIs), Jaden Softic (2 for 4 with 3 RBIs), Liam O’Donnell (1...
ATHOL — The Athol-Royalston Middle School softball team earned a 16-2 victory over the crosstown rival Mahar Senators on Thursday, using 18 walks and their running game to secure the win, said Coach Bruce Hazen. Leading the team with hits were Rozlyn Nelson and Isabelle Spooner. Defensive...
ATHOL — The Athol High School boys volleyball team fell to Easthampton 0-3 on Thursday in an away matchup. The scores were 25-17, 25-13 and 25-21. Josh Herk led Athol with 10 kills, Colby Soltysik had 12 assists and Justin Blake, playing in his first match since before vacation, had four kills...
ATHOL — The Athol High School boys volleyball team dropped a 3-2 decision to Southwick on the road Wednesday. After leading two sets to none, the Red Raiders failed to capitalize on opportunities and lost the next three sets. Errors were the downfall of the team, which had 49 kills but also 40...
ATHOL — The Athol High School varsity baseball team couldn’t create enough offense in a 4-2 loss to Turners Falls on Wednesday. The Red Raiders (3-3) pounded out eight hits, but struggled in the clutch. Noah Giuffre, Nicholas Bousquet and Tyler Lutz had two hits each in the loss. Kris Selanis...
Brett Gonyaw won the Sportsman Modified division last Saturday at the Monadnock Speedway Spring Dash. Photo courtesy of New England Graphix
WINCHESTER, N.H. — Monadnock Speedway opened their season on Saturday with the Spring Dash presented by O’Reilly Auto Parts to a packed house despite cold weather and occasional drizzles. The season opener featured the EXIT Realty Modified Touring Series 125 and the speedway’s weekly NASCAR Whelen...
ORANGE — The Mahar Middle School baseball team lost to Frontier 7-1 on Monday. Jaden Softic pitched five innings, recording four strikeouts and allowing seven walks, two hits and six runs. Collin Boyle pitched one inning, allowing one walk, three hits and one run. Liam O’Donnell pitched one...
ATHOL — The Athol High School softball games that were to be played on Friday have been rescheduled to May 6 at 3 p.m. Dan Bevis, Athol High School health and physical education teacher and assistant athletic director, said the varsity team will play at the high school and the junior varsity...

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