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.

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The Yellow Chair was buzzing at Bousquet Monday afternoon on the first powder day of 2023.

Man, that seasonal depression sneaks up on you quick in January.

Post holidays, during that 10-day stretch where I’m pretty sure neither the sun nor blue sky poked their heads out once — yet it refused to actually snow, things got pretty rough in my world. It compounded with some pricey car trouble that left me stranded on the Mass Pike and my dad sitting with an empty seat next to him at Celtics-Bulls.


Mike Walsh can be reached at or 413-496-6240. On Twitter: @WalshWrites89.