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SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB)—Springfield schools made it a clean sweep in Division I Tuesday, as both the Central girls team and the Putnam boys advanced to their respective championship games. The Putnam Beavers are the two-time defending state… Read more

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Amherst, MA (WGGB)—Playoffs have arrived for high school basketball in the Bay State. The Curry Hick’s Cage at UMass played host to the Division I Western Mass Title games on Friday and Divisions II, III and IV on Saturday. Two-time defending… Read more

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WESTHAMPTON, MA (WGGB)—While it is hard to fly under the radar with an 18-3 record, Conor Cronin and the Hampshire Raiders managed to do that for much of this season. Quietly racking up wins en route to a top seed in the division III tournament…. Read more

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SOUTH HADLEY, MA (WGGB)—- You can tell a lot about a basketball team from the approach they take on defense and South Hadley’s dedication to the full court press puts opponents under a constant state of pressure. Leading the charge is sophomore… Read more

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LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB)—-The Lady Lancers of Longmeadow are preparing for another postseason run after making it all the way the state championship game last year. If there is truly something to be said for playing to the level of your… Read more

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Westfield, MA (WGGB)—You’d be hard pressed to find a more hockey-centric town in Western Mass than Westfield, and for senior captain Chris Sullivan he wouldn’t have it any other way. “As a kid I would come to games and watch the’Big, Bad… Read more

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West Springfield, MA (WGGB)—Catie Lipscomb makes it look easy but as a student athlete with a 3.9 GPA, all her success has come as a result of hard work. Most recently Catie’s soccer team went undefeated en route to a state title with Catie acting… Read more

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Springfield, MA (WGGB)—-Pound for pound one of the best wrestlers in the nation Jon Viruet is the anchor for a dominant Central wrestling program that has had many years of recent success. Viruet’s support from his father and older brother have… Read more

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Springfield, Ma (WGGB)—The history of hockey at Cathedral is well-known throughout the state especially here in Western Mass. While most of the focus goes to the boys dominant play but the girls team is quietly making some noise of their… Read more

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Chicopee, MA (WGGB)—Switching schools is never an easy transition, certainly not your senior year of high school. For former Cathedral star Darrick Boyd, he decided after his junior year that he needed a change. “It’s not everything I wanted… Read more

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Longmeadow, MA (WGGB)—–“You are always in the pool,” said Longmeadow Junior Jerrica LI.  “You live and breathe chlorine. You are working as hard as you can and you form a special bond because every time when you swim you are giving a little… Read more

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Easthampton, Mass. (WGGB) — Tonight Western Mass. is paying tribute to a longtime and well-respected girls basketball coach who has passed away. It’s an emotional night for many at games being played in the Pioneer Valley. A moment of… Read more

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Springfield, MA (WGGB)—-Springfield native Christian Wilkins has verbally committed to play collegiate football at the Clemson University next season. Wilkins tweeted a photo today on Twitter announcing his decision. Wilkins is currently a… Read more

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Springfield, Ma (WGGB)—Very rarely do we find an athlete of the week candidate as deserving as Putnam basketball’s Jonathan Garcia. An honor roll student, Garcia is a part of the scholar athlete after-school program, an ambassador to “project… Read more

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“I’ve personally never been to the Cage and I’ve been on this team for four years,” admitted Téa Spellacy.  “So it is a big deal for me and I need to go.” “The Curry Cage at UMass plays host to western mass high school basketball championship… Read more