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Mahar's Gabe O'Lari, right, attempts to drive past a Pioneer defender during Tuesday night's basketball contest in Northfield. The Senators fell at the buzzer, 59-58. Photo By Mike Phillips
NORTHFIELD — A late Mahar rally went for naught as Pioneer star Brad Hastings sank an 18-footer at the buzzer to give the Panthers a 59-58 victory, Tuesday night. The Senators found themselves in a 10-point hole with two minutes to play, but were within a point after a Gabe O’Lari bucket. After...
Athol High School's Tyler St.Cyr dribbles the basketball as Mohawk's Justin Wood defends during Tuesday night's basketball contest in Athol. The Raiders fell to the Warriors, 62-47. Photo By Josh Talbot
ATHOL — Undermanned and overmatched, the Athol High School boys’ basketball team never stood a chance on Tuesday night. Mohawk Trail Regional School jumped on top early before throwing it into cruise control in a 62-47 victory over the Raiders. The Warriors (7-0) scored the final 10 points of...
LONGMEADOW — After a loud start, the Athol High School girls’ basketball team went down with a whimper in a 62-34 loss to Longmeadow, Tuesday night. The Lady Raiders scored the game’s first five points and Julia Carey’s buzzer-beater had Athol tied at 18 after a quarter of play. The Raiders...
BUCKLAND — The Athol-Royalston Middle School girls’ basketball team defeated Mohawk 33-20 on Tuesday. Macy Litalien led the Marauders with seven points. Geca Baptista added six points. Sophie Putnam chipped in five while Taylor Cleveland had four. Haley Bigwood added three points in the win....
BUCKLAND — The Athol-Royalston Middle School boys’ basketball team rolled to a 61-15 victory over Mohawk on Tuesday. The Marauders pounded the Warriors in the first half in building a 34-5 lead. Nick Bousquet netted a game-high 12 points. Maysin Tarbell tacked on 10 while Parker Deleo and...
Mahar's Hannah Paul (10) drives past Sabis' Francesa Diaz on her way to the basket during Monday night's basketball contest in Orange. Paul pumped in a career-high 20 points in the Lady Senators' 50-41 victory. Photo By Josh Talbot
ORANGE — The Mahar girls’ basketball team applied the pressure and Sabis International Charter School folded. The Lady Senators forced 25 first half turnovers while building a 22-point lead and held on for a 50-41 victory over the Bulldogs, Monday night, in Grzesik-Bixby Gymnasium. “Our man-to...
PALMER — The Mahar wrestling team went 1-2 at a quad meet at Pathfinder Vocational School on Saturday. The Senators defeated Hampshire, but dropped to Tri-County and Leominster. Results are as follows: Leominster 45, Mahar 36 Chad Marcoux (195) earned Mahar’s only win on the mat as he pinned...
Athol's Emily Casella fires a shot up during Saturday's basketball contest in Athol. Casella racked up 26 points and 22 rebounds as the Raiders edged Drury in two overtimes, 58-54. Photo By Josh Talbot
ATHOL — It took a pair of overtimes, but the Athol High School girls’ basketball team earned its second win of the season. Callie Jillson netted the game-winning basket with 1:07 remaining in the second overtime to lead the Lady Raiders to a 58-54 victory over Drury High School, Saturday...
Athol High School's Dylan Gray is swarmed by the Murdock defense during Saturday night's basketball contest in Athol. The Raiders overcame a late deficit to earn a 68-66 victory. Photo By Mike Phillips
ATHOL — The Athol High School boys’ basketball team is in the win column. The Raiders scored 10 unanswered points in the final 1:57 to stun visiting Murdock 68-66, Saturday night, in Mallet Gymnasium. The Raiders trailed 66-58 with 1:57 to play. After a timeout, the Raiders were able to record...
Athol High School's Ryan White (top) sticks Monument's Alex Leonard during their semifinal bout at Saturday's Eagle Holiday Classic in Turners Falls. Photo By Josh Talbot
TURNERS FALLS — Athol High School’s Merrick Decker and Trever Mousseau took home gold at Saturday’s Eagle Holiday Classic wrestling tournament at Franklin County Technical School. Decker (120) piggy-backed on last weekend’s championship with his second tournament win of the year. Decker earned...

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