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AMHERST, Ma (WGGB)—-Putnam dominated from the opening tip, beating West Springfield 77-58, for their second consecutive Western Mass title. The Beavers had five players scoring double digits, senior forward David Murrell lead the way with… Read more

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AMHERST, Ma (WGGB)—The final two Western Mass semifinals took place Thursday night at the Curry Hicks Cage, setting the stage for Western Mass Championships tomorrow and Saturday. Longmeadow had a clean sweep as both the girls and boys teams… Read more

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AMHERST, Ma (WGGB)—-Western Mass basketball semifinals continued Wednesday night at the Curry Hicks Cage at Umass Amherst. In Division II, both Sabis teams were in action and they both came out winners. Sabis girls took down South Hadley… Read more

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MINNECHAUG, Mass. (WGGB) — When you’re an underclassman playing on a varsity level, very often it is easy to hide in the shadows and not embrace a leadership role. For Minnechaug’s sophomore winger Dominic Falvo, it is a spotlight he embraces,… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD(WGGB)—The Hoophall Classic kicked off last night at Blake Arena in Springfield College. For the thirteenth year in a row, the best high school basketball players in the country descend upon Western Mass to show off what they’ve… Read more

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WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass — When growing up in tight-knit communities, it’s easy to recognize your involvement in the future. West Springfield’s Andy McNulty knew from a young age how he wanted to get involved and that was impressing on the basketball… Read more

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HOLYOKE, Mass — For many people who are introduced to difficult realities growing up, it’s tough to avoid getting swooped into those troubles. For Holyoke’s Guillermo Godreau-Rivera, he has maintained a level head and escaped those woes through… Read more

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass — Many high school athletes often need a little time discover their potential to play at the next level. Cathedral’s standout winger Peter Crinella is a prime example of that. The aspirations were always there but when would… Read more

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Deerfield, MASS—For Frontier Girls Volleyball, championship escorts through town are the norm considering they’ve owned Massachusetts with nine consecutive state titles. For Sarah Woodward and the 2013 Red Hawks, it was a different story. This was… Read more

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East Longmeadow, MASS—Too often when we associate milestone records with high school football, the image of the accomplished player is a towering and imposing figure. You probably shouldn’t mention that to East Longmeadow’s Mike Maggipinto who is… Read more

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When naming powerhouses in Western Mass high school football, very rarely do we remember what resides in Berkshire County. Don’t tell that to Wahconah’s converted quarterback from running back and linebacker, Ethan Wells, whose postseason success… Read more

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Springfield, Mass — So you know when you’re playing sports as a kid in the backyard, you get a comradery with your siblings and know their each and every move? For Central Quarterback Cody Williams and his family, the success in the backyard has… Read more

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WESTFIELD, Mass—Rarely are high school students clear as to what they want to pursue as adults. For Westfield Vocational’s standout goalie Megan Ilnicky, her plans fo well beyond the soccer field, basketball court and softball diamond. They… Read more

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The past three seasons have been up-and-down for Holyoke’s girls soccer program in their search to return to the playoffs. This year, however, there’s been a more positive insurgence to the postseason-bound Knights. That can be credited to their… Read more

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We are already in our seventh week of Friday Football Fever here on ABC40 and it was a week of blowouts. Central topped Putnam, East Longmeadow blew out Minnechaug and Agawam remains undefeated after a tough test against South Hadley. Agawam… Read more