Sports Editor

Mike Walsh is sports editor at The Berkshire Eagle. He's been with The Eagle since 2017. Walsh also authors the NENPA-winning Powder Report column. He's an avid snowboarder, runner, homebrewer, and he used to play a pretty mean sousaphone.

PITTSFIELD — It was around 11 a.m. Friday when I was tearing through my basement and car hunting for my snowboard wax scraper. Just an hour out from the first chair at Bousquet and my board still had its offseason wax caked on.

Unable to find it, I scanned the post-Thanksgiving kitchen and my eyes fell upon my wife’s pastry dough scraper — she knew who she was marrying.

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Mike Walsh is an urchin snowboarder who can be reached in the local lift line or at mwalsh@berkshireeagle.com.