Wildcats brave rain, advance past Indians

When it comes to the relationship between the Lee Wildcats and the Ware Indians football teams, there is certainly no love lost. Before Friday night’s matchup, there was some question of whether the game would be played that night. Ware requested the game be pushed due to weather conditions that were expected to hit around […]

Wildcats shut out Spartans

After last week’s loss to Amherst, Lee Wildcat coach Keith Thomson said his team would treat the game as they would a win, thinking about it for a night and then moving forward. Friday night, Lee continued to move forward and Monument Mountain provided them with little to no resistance in doing so. The Wildcats […]

Wildcats undefeated no longer

Wildcats undefeated no longer

Every team, no matter how great, is going to have “those days.” The Lee Wildcats have able to overcome a couple of slow starts this season, but Friday night the hill proved too tall to climb. The Wildcats fell 38-13 to the Amherst Hurricanes, ending their bid for an undefeated season. Right off the bat, […]

Winston’s big day paces Wildcats

Winston’s big day paces Wildcats

In each game this season, the Lee Wildcats have found a new way to win a game. Sometimes it’s the defense smothering its opponents. Sometimes the running game carries the load for four quarters. Sometimes a receiver dominates his matchup. The only common thread is that it’s always convincing. Friday, the way was on the […]

Lee storms back to overwhelm Ludlow

The Lee Wildcats had been able to cruise through most of their schedule to start the season, winning by an average of over 27 points over their first four games of the season. Friday at John J. Consolati Field, though, they were pushed to the limit. The Wildcats scored the final 21 points of the […]

Spartans honor late coach Chris Unsworth

Spartans honor late coach Chris Unsworth

Wednesday was an emotional day at Monument Mountain High School, as the Spartan cross country team dedicated a memorial to its late coach, Chris Unsworth, before the seniors embarked on the final home meet of their careers. Unsworth died in July after a battle with cancer at age 48, survived by his parents and three […]

Offensive explosion powers Lee past Drury

Offensive explosion powers Lee past Drury

For the first two weeks of their season, the Lee Wildcats were in search of a consistent offensive attack. Friday night, they finally found it. The Wildcats advanced to 3-0 on the young season, defeating the Drury Blue Devils 44-0 at home behind a stable of runners dominating on the ground. The onslaught started under […]

Stifling Lee defense shuts out Franklin Tech

Stifling Lee defense shuts out Franklin Tech

In their opening week victory over Turners Falls, the Lee Wildcats had a tough time getting started. Against Franklin Tech, it wasn’t the start that troubled them, it was everything after. That is, until the fourth quarter. The Wildcats shut out the Franklin Tech Eagles 22-0, scoring 15 points in the game’s final 11 minutes […]

Late surge leads Monument over Pathfinder – App Only

Late surge leads Monument over Pathfinder – App Only

GREAT BARRINGTON — For Pete Wilson, Friday night was a moment five decades in the making. In his first game as head coach of the Monument Mountain Spartans, he earned his first career win in comeback fashion, as the Spartans topped the Pathfinder Pioneers 39-26. “I had no idea what to expect,” Wilson said. “I’m […]

Late surge leads Monument over Pathfinder

Late surge leads Monument over Pathfinder

For Pete Wilson, Friday night was a moment five decades in the making. In his first game as head coach of the Monument Mountain Spartans, he earned his first career win in comeback fashion, as the Spartans topped the Pathfinder Pioneers 39-26. “I had no idea what to expect,” Wilson said. “I’m so darn happy, […]