Bulldogs earn spot in BABL championship

Bulldogs earn spot in BABL championship

LENOX — For five straight seasons, the Berkshire Adult Baseball League final has featured the Cornerstone 90s as one of its two teams. Through 13 innings Sunday afternoon at War Memorial Field, it appeared as though the streak would run to six years in a row.Then, the Lenox Bulldogs came alive.After dropping game two in […]

Sheffield wins Western Mass.

Sheffield wins Western Mass.

LENOX — For much of the Junior American Legion schedule, Sheffield Post 340 ran roughshod over its competition. But after a lopsided loss at the hands of East Longmeadow Wednesday set up a do-or-die final of the double-elimination district tournament. With home-field advantage on its side, Sheffield cruised past East Longmeadow this time, winning 9-2 […]

Wildcats finish second in the West

Wildcats finish second in the West

SPRINGFIELD — This season, the Lee boys’ tennis team was not expecting to be a tournament team. With an experienced roster, this season looked like it could be a year of building toward the future for coach John Perry, but what came out of it was a trophy and expectations for years to come. Lee’s […]

Housatonic swept by Cornerstone 90s in BABL finals

Housatonic swept by Cornerstone 90s in BABL finals

PITTSFIELD — Mark Twain once said that history does not repeat itself, but it does rhyme. The 2018 Berkshire Adult Baseball League 20+ finals proved that adage to be true, much to the dismay of the Housatonic River Monsters, who were swept for the second straight season by the Cornerstone 90s. This is Cornerstone’s fifth straight […]

Berkshire 11’s win State Tournament

Berkshire 11’s win State Tournament

By Ethan Winter MARLBOROUGH—Everything that manager Brian Shepardson’s team needed to go right, did go right for them as the Berkshire 11s won their second straight Cal Ripken state title in a rematch of last year’s 10U age group title game. “Last year, there were only three really good players that carried us, but this […]

Lenox’s Hunter saves the day for Pittsfield Post 68

Lenox’s Hunter saves the day for Pittsfield Post 68

By Ethan Winter PITTSFIELD—Lenox’s Noah Hunter had barely pitched all year after suffering an injury that knocked him out for the rest of the high school season, but by the way he pitched Tuesday afternoon, you wouldn’t have known it. “I haven’t pitched in awhile and I was a little nervous going into it but as I […]

Baseball in the Berkshires open satellite exhibit in Lenox

Baseball in the Berkshires open satellite exhibit in Lenox

LENOX — On a miserable rainy Saturday afternoon, Lenox resident Jessica Cote and her family walked through the doors of the Lenox Historical Society to visit the brand new History of Baseball in Lenox satellite exhibit put on by the Baseball in the Berkshires Museum. “I think it’s important, it might not be down, all […]

Spartans fend off Millionaires

Spartans fend off Millionaires

GREAT BARRINGTON – A two run home run by Nate Cormier in the bottom of the sixth broke a 5-5 tie, spurring the Monument Mountain Spartans (3-2) to a 10 – 5 victory over the Lenox Millionaires (1-5). The Spartans responded in every inning that the Millionaires scored putting up a crooked number in the […]