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Athol High School's Kaitlin Baptista, left, and Granby's Kate Sarnacki stare at the ball during Sunday's soccer match in Granby. The Rams eliminated the Lady Raiders with a 4-0 victory. Photo By Josh Talbot
GRANBY — Granby High School is becoming a thorn in the side of the North Quabbin Region. The Athol High School girls’ soccer team saw its postseason end with a 4-0 loss to the top-seeded Rams, Sunday afternoon, in the quarterfinal round of the WMass Division III tournament. It was the third...
DALTON — The Lady Senators reached the end of their playoff road Saturday night in the Berkshires. The seventh-seeded Mahar Regional School girls soccer team fell to second-seeded Wahconah Regional High School, 4-0, in the quarterfinal round of the Western Mass. Division III Girls Soccer...
ORANGE — The Mahar football team was able to put its disappointment aside and take care of business with a 26-12 defeat of Easthampton, Friday night. The Senators let the reality they would be left out of the WMass Division V playoffs get the best of them two weeks ago in a stunning road loss to...
ATHOL — Mark Sprague recorded his first career hole-in-one, Saturday, at Ellinwood Country Club. Sprague aced the par-3, 160-yard, 12th hole with his 7-iron. The feat was witnessed by Carol Sprague, Romeo LeBlanc and Stan Miarecki.
ATHOL — The Athol High School football team will host Smith Voke on Friday, Nov. 13, as part of the WMass “non-playoff” schedule. The Raiders (3-6) made easy work of Palmer in a 26-10 victory Friday night in the first of two “non-playoff” contests. Athol’s reward is a two-win Vikings team that...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Boston Bruins have been streaky so far this season. A steady Tuukka Rask would be a nice stabilizer. Rask made 36 saves, Ryan Spooner and Patrice Bergeron scored and the Bruins beat the New York Islanders 2-1 on Sunday night to snap a three-game losing streak. “I felt...
Washington Redskins safety Dashon Goldson (38) pursues New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount (29) during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, in Foxborough, Mass. AP Photo/Steven Senne
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — It was a little more than 10 minutes into the game and the score was already lopsided. New England touchdowns: 2. Washington total plays from scrimmage: 1. Julian Edelman and LeGarrette Blount had already scored by the time the Redskins snapped the ball a second time,...
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Brad Keselowski was dominating at Texas, leading lap after lap and getting oh so close to a victory that would have given him one of the four championship-contending spots in the Chase for the Sprint Cup finale. Until Texas fall favorite Jimmie Johnson came charging...
ATHOL — The Athol Area YMCA youth soccer league has reached its playoffs. Recent results are as follows: U8 Athol Savings Bank 5, Kimball-Cooke Insurance 1 Ethan Heuer pumped in four goals while Aaron Horrigan added one of his own to lead ASB to the win. Jack Inniss, Lucas Le’Cuyer and...
Mahar’s Owen Cook (17) works to gain control of the soccer ball as Belchertown defender Alec Morgado (6) pressures from behind during Friday night’s WMass Division III quarterfinal contest. The Orioles eliminated the Senators with a 5-0 victory. Photo By Josh Talbot
ORANGE - Fatigued,  battered and bruised,  the Mahar boys’ soccer team knew they faced an uphill battle against top-seed Belchertown on Friday night.  The powerful Orioles lived up to the hype with four first half goals and coasted to the finish line with a 5-0 victory in a WMass Division III...

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