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Curling Added to Bay State Winter Games
11:02PM / Tuesday, November 21, 2017
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WOBURN, Mass. –The Bay State Games has added curling to its 2018 winter program.   Curling has gained popularity since the sport was reestablished consistently in the Olympic Games in 1998, after being first debuted in the 1924 Olympics.   As an exhibition sport in 2018, the Bay State Winter Games competition will be comprised of eight teams from curling clubs across Massachusetts. When curling is incorporated into the regular Bay State Winter Games’ program in the 2019 games, the competition will be opened up to the general public as well as clubs from the Northeastern United States.   “We are extremely excited to add curling to the 2018 games,” said

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MCLA Men's Basketball Improves to 1-1
11:59AM / Sunday, November 19, 2017
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MHERST, Mass. -- Mike Demartinis scored 15 points, including 12 in the second half, as the MCLA men's basketball team defeated Sarah Lawrence, 61-59, in the consolation round of the Ken Wright invitational on Saturday.   MCLA (1-1) led early by as many as 14 points, however this one was close throughout the second half.  Neither team led by more than six in the closing half of play that featured seven lead changes and five ties.     Late in the half, the Gryphons (0-2) led, 56-53, after Enike Anyia's layup with 3:35 left to play.  Noah Yearsley scored on a drive to the basket to cut it to a one point game and MCLA would hold the Gryphons without a

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MCLA Men's Basketball Falls in Season Opener
10:00PM / Friday, November 17, 2017
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AMHERST, Mass. -- Mike McGuire scored 16 points Friday to lead Western New England to a 78-60 win over the MCLA men's basketball team in its season opener at the Ken Wright Tournament at Amherst College.   Mike DeMartinis led the Trailblazers with 19 points and a game-high seven rebounds.   Ki-Shawn Monroe and Antoine Montgomery added 13 and 12, respectively, in the loss.   MCLA is back at Amherst for the tournament's consolation game on Saturday.

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Boino, UMass Home Thursday in NCAA Tourney
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03:37AM / Thursday, November 16, 2017
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Kevin Boino and the University of Massachusetts men’s soccer team completed a rare Atlantic 10 double last weekend and will look to extend their season on Thursday in the first round of the NCAA Division I Championship.   The Minutemen defeated Virginia Commonwealth to win the A10 tournament, becoming the first team to win the regular season outright and the conference tournament in the league since 1991.   Thursday at 1 p.m., UMass will host Colgate in a rematch from the teams’ Sept. 16 meeting in Amherst. Boino had a shot on goal in that 2-1 UMass win.   On the season, Boino has a goal and an assist in 19 starts for the Minutemen (15-3-3).   He is not the

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Moulton Game-Winner Lifts MCLA Women in Opener
11:36PM / Wednesday, November 15, 2017
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NORTH ADAMS, Mass. --  Karina Mattera scored 19 points and Drury's Emily Moulton knocked down the game winning basket with 24 seconds remaining as MCLA held off Cobleskill for a 73-68 win on Wednesday in the Amsler Campus Center Gym in the the season opener for both programs.   After leading by as many as 19 in the first half and owning a 43-29 edge at halftime, the Trailblazers let Cobleskill inch back into the contest in the third quarter.   The Fighting Tigers would cut the deficit to 58-47 heading to the fourth and then rallied behind Addy Lawson. She scored 13 of her game high 32 points in the fourth quarter. With 52 seconds remaining, she drilled her fifth 3-pointer

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Momentum Growing Locally Behind Outdoor Recreation Economy
By Andy McKeever, iBerkshires Staff
03:41AM / Monday, November 13, 2017
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Skiing has always been part of the Berkshire's winter season but ski areas are now improving their winter sports options and becoming year-round attractions.  PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Berkshires recently hosted a meeting with the Legislature's Joint Committee on Tourism, Arts, and Cultural Development.    1Berkshire Director of Marketing Lindsey Schmid stood up before the group and began to tell the story about the importance of tourism in the Berkshires. But she didn't start with Tanglewood. Nor did she start with the Clark Art Institute or Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art. She started with mountain biking, hiking, and

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Berkshire Attack Lacrosse Competes at New England Showcase
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11:29AM / Tuesday, November 07, 2017
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LONGMEADOW, Mass. -- Players from schools throughout Berkshire County and beyond competed on Sunday at the New England Lacrosse Showcase with Berkshire Attack, a local lacrosse club.   Club teams from seven states competed in front of nearly 100 college lacrosse programs at this annual event.   Berkshire Lacrosse Club offers opportunities to learn and play lacrosse for those in grades 3-5, 6-8 and high school.   For more information about joining the program, contact Jeff Murray at jrmurray11@yahoo.com or Larry Sheedy larrysheedy@gmail.com.  

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MCLA Women's Soccer Falls in Conference Quarter-Final
09:07PM / Tuesday, October 31, 2017
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SALEM, Mass. -- Fourth-seeded  Salem State defeated MCLA, 2-1, in the quarterfinals of the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament on Tuesday afternoon at Alumni Field.   Meg McFarland scored the go-ahead goal in the 63rd minute to help the Vikings advance to the semifinal round where they will face #1 seed Worcester State on Friday.   Salem State (10-7-1) controlled the tempo for most of the first half, outshooting the Trailblazers 7-1 for the half. Kelly Blanchard posted her third goal of the season in the 18th minute as she broke behind the Trailblazers' defense and off a feed from Ashley Leboeuf placed a shot from the box into the lower left

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Berkshire Curling Club Hopes to Ride Olympic Wave of Popularity
By Stephen Dravis, iBerkshires Staff
03:43AM / Monday, October 30, 2017
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Organizers of the year-old Curl Berkshires says interest in the 600-year-old sport tends to peak during the Winter Olympics. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — You don't need blades to hit the ice.   "I can't skate, but I can curl," says Gerrit Blauvelt. "It's not a requirement that you have any physical ability. Curlers come as young as 5 or 6, and there are people curling into their 90s.   "If you want to do more competitive levels, there are those opportunities."   For the uninitiated, there is the Curling Club of the Berkshires.   Blauvelt is the vice president of the year-old non-profit, which will offer an open house for would-be

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MCLA Volleyball Secures Home Match in Conference Tourney
05:07PM / Saturday, October 28, 2017
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NORTH ADAMS, Mass. -- The MCLA Volleyball team cruised to a pair of 3-0 wins over Massachusetts Maritime Academy this afternoon in the MASCAC finale for both schools.   With the win in game one, the Trailblazers earned the fourth seed in next week's MASCAC championship. MCLA (11-17, 4-3 MASCAC) will host Bridgewater State on Wednesday night at 7 p.m. MMA fell to 3-26 with the setbacks.   Match One:  The Trailblazers took the opening set 25-8 before taking the second in similar fashion 25-5.  They would close out the match with a 25-10 win in the third.   MCLA helped its cause with 21 aces in the match. Tayler Wiese notched seven while Parker Snyder and Michelle

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