Category: Sports

The Warriors’ rise to power

Even though I have always been a basketball fan, watching the Warriors’ rise to greatness has been special. This team showed me something I had never seen on the court before: a team that...

Softball led by new coach

The Amherst Regional High School varsity softball team started off the season this spring with a new head coach, physical education and health teacher Brittni Upchurch. A member of both her high school and...

Tennis pros

Amherst tennis has its eyes on the Western Mass title this year, but not before bringing a team full of newcomers together and focusing on rebuilding. Allison McCann recalls a team of 20 players...

Hardworking baseball boys

The Amherst Hurricanes baseball team is focused on building on the success of last season. “Working hard, you’re gonna get out what you put in. It’s no surprise that the hardest working teams win....

Cricket-mania strikes

They’re called the Grasshopper Cricket League. This spring, a group of ARHS students have been training on the school track, preparing for a season of cricket matches. The league is divided into two teams,...

Wild guys with a lot of love

Team captain Luke Webb, ‘16, describes the boys’ varsity Ultimate Frisbee team as a group of “wild guys with a lot of love.” He said, “Spiritual enlightenment is a big goal we are going...