The NCAA has given good news to athletes like Williams hockey players Niko Karamanis and Meghan Halloran, MCLA basketball players like Mike DeMartinis or Peyton Steinman and Grace Guachione of Saint Anselm. They, along with every other winter sports athlete in the nation, will receive anothe…
University of Massachusetts men’s basketball coach Matt McCall finds himself in pretty rarefied air this week. McCall, now in his fourth season in Amherst, is listed by The Athletic as one of college basketball’s 40 under 40.
In a fall season where only half of the county’s high schools are playing golf as a result of COVID-19 restrictions, The Country Club of Pittsfield has stepped up to the tee to provide both great competition and a Halloween Day treat for junior golfers.
When the members of the University of Massachusetts football program walked off the field in Statesboro, Ga., Saturday night, they did not know if they would get a chance to play another game. That answer came Monday, and while it won't be for another 19 days, it will be happening.
In the aftermath of what could be one of several games — or one of one — University of Massachusetts football coach Walt Bell will have a lot to look at and evaluate. That’s kind of what this “free” football season could end up doing for the Minutemen.
WILLIAMSTOWN — For an hour over the weekend, hybrid schooling schedules, a lost spring and bizarre summer faded to the background and smiles shot to the forefront on the cross-country course at Mount Greylock.
Readers may remember an article I ran on May 23, 2020 about Bill Hollister of Valatie, N.Y. and his rare feat of bagging a tom turkey in New York State in 2018 with rare triple spurs. A bird with triple spurs is almost unheard of, as there are only two reports of birds with triple spurs — on…
If you are a sports fan, Berkshire County may be as good a place as any to live in the next several years. That’s because, no matter which way you turn, you will be able to attend NCAA Division I tournament events.
“Taconic Trail” is the name of Route 2 as it passes up and over Petersburg Pass. Another way to get over the Taconic Mountains was Berlin Mountain Road (sometimes known as Bee Hill and sometimes as Torrey Woods roads), which was designated in 1799 as the Williamstown Turnpike, a segment of t…
In his Oct. 1 report to the Berkshire County League of Sportsmen, (BCLS) DFW Western District supervisor Andrew Madden reported that the preliminary harvest figure for the September bear hunting season, which ended on Sept. 26, was approximately 233 bears.
The New England Small College Athletic Conference has voted unanimously to cancel NESCAC conference competition for the winter season, while Williams College moved to pull the plug on winter sports in their entirety.
GREAT BARRINGTON — Country Club of Pittsfield head professional Eric Mabee did not get to play as much competitive golf this season as he might have liked. In the final Northeastern New York PGA event of the season, Mabee made this one count.