PITTSFIELD — The state champion Pittsfield American 10-year-old All-Stars showed no fear of Mother Nature on Tuesday night, skipping rocks in a flooded Wahconah Park parking lot and throwing a Nerf football around in a post-thunderstorm drizzle.
WESTFIELD — Squaring off against a fellow unbeaten pool play team in Monday’s final bracket-play tune-up, the Pittsfield 13-year-old All-Stars proved themselves to be the true Massachusetts representatives.
The Pittsfield American 10-year-old All-Stars traveled 150 miles over the weekend to prove they were the top team in all corners of the state. Pittsfield won two games in Andover, and returns home to Berkshire County as Massachusetts Little League state champions.
Josh Shepard led wire-to-wire and finished five strokes clear of the field to claim the 66th Berkshire Hills Country Club Singles Championship title with a 68-74-71—213. He was 3-under par for the weekend.
TRUMBULL, Conn. — Backed into a corner after two straight losses to open pool play at the New England Regional, the Pittsfield 15-year-old Babe Ruth All-Stars got a much-needed victory on Sunday over Three Corners, Vt.
PITTSFIELD — Country Club of Pittsfield member Josh Shepard held onto his lead Saturday in the second round of the Berkshire Hills Singles, shooting a 2-over par 74 to up his margin to two shots in the 54-hole tournament at Berkshire Hills Country Club.