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Coach Kevin Stannard's Taconic team got five no-hit innings from Matt Lee to eliminate Hampshire and move into the Western Mass. Class B semifinals.

PITTSFIELD — Twelve months ago, the Taconic baseball team won the last MIAA Western Massachusetts Division III championship. On Monday, the Thunder took a step toward winning its first PVIAC Western Mass. title.

Matt Lee threw a five-inning no-hitter, striking out 13, as the top seeds boomed in a 15-0 win over No.


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