Baseball & Softball
|Jun 20, 2015 - St. Mary's Tops Mount Greylock in State Final|
WORCESTER, Mass. -- After the final out was in the books, after the trophies were awarded, after the victorious St. Mary's Spartans started mugging for the camera, even after his own teammates started to trudge to center field for a post-game meeting, Eric Hirsch lingered on the third base...
|Jun 19, 2015 - Flynn, Mount Greylock's 'Scottie Pippen,'...|
In a county where the high schools average fewer than 250 boys in grades 9 through 12 -- and most have far fewer -- three-sport athletes are not unusual.
Three-sport stars even are not unheard of.
But it's a sure bet that very few if any have had the kind of...
|Jun 17, 2015 - Mount Greylock Baseball Reaches State Final|
WESTFIELD, Mass. -- Delaney Pudvar had a simple explanation for the Mount Greylock baseball team's offensive explosion on Wednesday afternoon.
"Hitting is contagious," he offered.
And, in fact, Pudvar's third-inning triple was the first of four...
|Jun 15, 2015 - Past Disappointments Help Fuel Mounties' Run|
Update: The MIAA on Tuesday morning postponed all baseball semi-finals scheduled for Tuesday afternoon due to rain.
WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. -- On a warm, sunny afternoon on Saturday in Amherst, Eric Hirsch's mind wandered back to a chilly mid-November night.
|Jun 13, 2015 - Holland's Pitching, Mounties' Bats Secure...|
AMHERST, Mass. -- Eli Holland was not exactly dominant in the early stages of Saturday's Western Massachusetts Division 3 Championship Game.
Truth be told, he wasn't even good.
But after walking three men in the first inning, the Mountie was money as...
High School Softball All-Star Game
High school softball players from throughout the county competed in an all-star game on Wednesday night at the Doyle Complex in Pittsfield.
Baseball: S. Hadley at Mt Greylock
It was a fourth inning rally that led the top-seeded Mount Greylock baseball team to a 13-3 victory over No. 5 South Hadley in the Division 3 Western Massachusetts semi-finals Wednesday afternoon at the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts' Athletic Comp
Baseball: Amherst at Pittsfield
Jamie Carey went 3-for-4 with a double and three runs scored to lead the Amherst baseball team to a 10-3 win over Pittsfield on Monday in the Western Massachusetts Division 1 quarter-finals at Clapp Park.
Baseball: Hoosac Valley at Taconic
Abel changed all that with one swing of the bat, drilling a 1-1 fastball into the left-center gap to score Kevin Squires and Dan Carroll and send Taconic on the way to an 11-3 win at Doubleday Field.
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