Williams men's basketball team holds off Hamilton to advance to NESCAC championship game against Wesleyan
AMHERST -- It wasn't easy, but the Williams College men will play for a NESCAC basketball tournament championship on Sunday. James Heskett had 19 points and was one of four Ephs to score in ..
Feb 25 4:51AM BE All Sports

Roundup: Monument Mountain's John Field finishes sixth at All-State wrestling meet
DANVERS Monument Mountain's John Field placed sixth at 170 pounds and Taconic's Zabion Powell finished in eighth at 145 pounds during the All-State championships on Saturday at St. John's
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Howard Herman | Designated Hitter: Catching up with Dave Flint, an architect for U.S. women's Olympic hockey team
The voice on the other end of the phone laughed when I called him the Dan Duquette of women's hockey.Dave Flint, who played college hockey at North Adams State and is now the women's coach at ..
Feb 24 9:39PM BE All Sports

Mike Walsh | Powder Report: A look at the badass and unpredictable Thunderbolt Ski Race
The Winter Olympics are peak time for badasses doing bad-ass things.Whether its Kyle Mack throwing down a 1440 Bloody Dracula off the snowboard Big Air Friday night, Jessie Diggins finding the ends ..
Feb 24 9:39PM BE All Sports

Stepping into the limelight: Taconic senior Javier Osorio making most of his shot to lead Braves on, off the court
With seemingly the entire city of Pittsfield fixated on the court, Taconic senior Javier Osorio stood out.With the Pittsfield and Taconic boys and girls basketball teams facing off, finding a seat ..
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Western Mass. girls basketball tournament pairings: Hoosac Valley earns No. 3 seed in bid to repeat, Mount Everett garners fifth seed in Division IV field
SPRINGFIELD -- It has been a while since the Hoosac Valley girls basketball team hadn't been seeded No. 1 or 2 in the Western Massachusetts tournament.But when tournament director Lou Conte .
Feb 24 9:33PM BE All Sports

McCann Tech girls basketball blends senior leadership with young talent
NORTH ADAMS For the past four winters, this week has been a true week off for McCann Tech girls basketball. This year, though, the Hornets have spent much of their February break in the
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Zabion Powell, John Field still alive at MIAA All-State wrestling championships
DANVERS Of the Six Berkshire County wrestlers competing at the MIAA All-State Championships, only two have a chance at placing after Day 1 on Friday. Monument Mountain's John Field (170
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Berkshire County sends 12 to Western Mass. Senior All-Star basketball game
Twelve Berkshire County seniors have been chosen to participate in the 2018 Western Massachusetts Senior High School All-Star Games at the The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.The event will
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Williams men's, women's hockey teams open NESCAC postseason play
The postseason in Division III college hockey is played with much more urgency than the postseason in, say, college basketball. The basketball tournaments invite 64 teams, while only 12 men's and
Feb 23 10:21PM BE All Sports

Howard Herman | Designated Hitter: Talking past, present and future with Duncan Robinson
The voice at the other end of the phone chuckled at the question I asked.I asked Duncan Robinson if if feels like yesterday that his family dropped him off at Williams, or does it seem like forever ..
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Lauren R. Stevens | Hikes & Walks: Hopkins Forest provides plenty of ways to get outside and walk with nature
Walking can, of course, be an end in itself, whatever the season; but walking in the winter offers discoveries, among them, the secret lives of wildlife. That is, usually secret to us. One of those
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