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Pittsfield Public Schools Extends Suspension of Sports

On Monday, the School Committee approved the extended suspension of all interscholastic athletic programming and traditionally offered winter sports to align with the extension of the district's current all-remote education model.

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Mount Greylock Making Winter Plans for High School Sports

On Monday, Athletic Director Lindsey von Holtz proposed a plan to the School Committee for four competitive varsity teams in the upcoming season: boys and girls basketball and boys and girls cross country skiing.

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Hoosac Valley Suspends Fall Athletic Competitions

According to the press release, on Sept. 14, HVRSD stakeholders made the decision to suspend all interscholastic athletic competitions for the fall 2020 season.

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North Adams School Committee OKs Golf, Cross Country for Fall

The School Committee on Tuesday voted to move football and soccer to the so-called "Fall II" and to allow golf and cross country to go ahead with precautions.

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Mount Greylock Still Negotiating with Union on Return to Classes

After meeting in executive session for more than 2 1/2 hours, the seven-member panel returned to open session to inform the audience viewing its virtual meeting that it would not, as planned, be taking a vote on a memorandum of agreement with the Mount Greylock Educators Association.

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Hoosac Valley Girls Coach Not Asked to Return in 2020-21

Hoosac Valley High School's principal Wednesday declined to discuss the reason why the school's very successful varsity girls basketball coach will not be returning for an 11th season.

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National High School Federation Offers Guidance on Return of Sports

One thing was clear from the report: The medical experts at the national federation do not expect the pandemic to magically come to end before the start of fall sports.

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Springfield Hockey Co-op Opens Opportunity for PHS Girls

Pope Francis is looking to form just the second co-operative girls hockey team in Western Mass. The other is hosted by Longmeadow, which in 2018-19 went 13-3, advancing all the way to the state semi-finals before losing to eventual state champ Methuen/Tewksbury.

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MIAA Proposal Would Eliminate Sectional Titles, Create Statewide Tourneys

The Western Mass title, a goal for generations of Berkshire County high school athletes, would be no more under the plan.

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New Voices Heard in Mount Greylock Turf Field Debate

Although the idea of an artificial turf field is not particularly new for the district, it has generated widespread interest in the community in the months since the School Committee authorized the initial RFP in the spring.

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Letter: Letter to the Mount Greylock School Committee

I'm writing to you in support of the work of your Phase 2 Subcommittee and its recommendation to install a turf field at Mount Greylock's campus.

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