• FCTS helps renovate Lunt 2 field.

    FCTS helps renovate Lunt 2 field.

    THANK YOU to the Franklin County Technical School for coming over and helping renovate Lunt 2.  Without their help, the organization would have had to pay a company to do it...

    THANKS again for the wonderful job.

  • 11U Tournament Team says "THANK YOU"

    The Greenfield Minor League Baseball (GMLB) 11U Cal Ripken team wants to say "Thank you" to everyone who purchased raffle tickets to help support the team!!!  The team played hard going 3-0 in pool play but fell 11-5 in the semi-finals to the hosts; Pepperell.

    Raffle prizes given to one winner:

    $100 Gift Cert to Foster's - donated by the Dean Family
    $100 worth of scratch tickets - courtesy of DJ Bobby C
    $100 Gift Cert to Andy's & The Oak Shoppe - donated by Mark Lavin
    $ 50 Gift Cert to Four Leaf Clover Restaurant - courtesy of Mark and Linda Snow
    $ 50 Gift Cert to Greenfield Garden Cinemas - donated by owners Bill and George

    Winner is

    Shauna Brook

  • 11U Team 3rd @ Cal Ripken States

    [Text taken from The Recorder's 07/20/15 Bulletin Page]

    The Greenfield Minor League 11-and-under baseball team went 3-1 and finished third in the Cal Ripken Baseball Western Massachusetts State Tournament over the weekend in Pepperell.

    Greenfield rallied from an 8-3 deficit to beat Townsend/Ashby, 9-8, in eight innings during the first game, then beat Fitchburg (12-2) and Narragansett (10-4) to advance to the semifinals. It fell to host Pepperell (11-5) in the semifinals.

    Chris Ryan led the locals with a .692 average (9-for-13), three doubles, one triple, one homer, and seven RBIs. He hit for the cycle in one game and earned Player of the Game honors twice.

    Casey Hoffman batted .556 (5-for-9) and knocked in the game-winning run vs. Townsend/Ashby, Max Young and Judan Retzlaff both hit .444 (4-for-9), M.J. Paulin batted .429 (6-for-14) with six RBIs and played well behind the plate, Josh Semaski batted 5-for-12 (.417). Joey White, TJ Thibeault and Max Morgan all recorded .333 averages.

    Other players included Derek Lenois, Gabe Zacchio and Joey Brook.

    Bobby Campbell — who was assisted by Marcus Paulin and Ron Lenois Jr. — received the Manager of Tournament award and the team received the Sportsmanship Award.

  • 12U Team comes up short in extra innings.

    [Text taken from The Recorder's 07/06/15 Bulletin Page]

    Greenfield 12s results

    Greenfield went 2-2 over the weekend during the Cal Ripken 12 and under State Tournament in Fitchburg.

    Greenfield opened on Friday with a 4-3 loss to Westminster, but rebounded on Saturday to crush Douglas, 14-0, in four innings. In the win over Douglas, Jacob Bryant and Jake Sak combined on a no-hitter over four innings.

    On Sunday, Greenfield defeated Pepperell, 4-1, behind Troy Emond’s three perfect innings on the mound. Jared Hubbard pitched three innings to earn the save, allowing just one run on one hit.

    That moved Greenfield to the state semifinals, where it lost 5-4 in nine innings to top-seeded Ayer. The game-winning run came in the ninth on a sacrifice fly. Greenfield did all it could in the game and played strong defense as Hubbard, Hunter Roberts and Zack Renaud each were credited with strong defensive performances. Neither team committed an error in the game, and Greenfield recorded 21 putouts of the 26 outs it registered. Sak, Hubbard and Bryant combined on the mound.

    Ryan Cote hit .456 over the four games with two home runs, four RBIs and four runs scored. Emond batted .385 with three home runs, eight RBIs and three runs scored. Roberts also hit .385 and registered two RBIs and five runs, while Anthony Hurd batted .400 with a triple. Hubbard hit .333 with two doubles and two RBIs, Renaud hit .364 with four runs scored, and Jake Cote batted .300 with two home runs and five RBIs.

    In the Skills Competition, Greenfield’s Bryant, Hubbard, Roberts and Ryan Cote won the Around the Horn competition, while Renaud, Julian Trenholm, Anthony Holmes and Hurd placed second in the Road Runner speed competition.

  • 9U Tournament Team

    [Taken from The Recorder 7/6 Bulletin Board]

    Greenfield 9’s advance

    Greenfield went 2-2 over the weekend during the WMass District Cal Ripken 9 and Under Tournament in Northampton.

    Greenfield opened play with a 13-0 loss to Northampton but rebounded to defeat Turners Falls (19-6) and Hadley (13-12), which moved Greenfield into the championship game against Northampton, which it lost to for the second time in three days with a 12-2 defeat.

    The second-place finish helped Greenfield advance to the state tournament, which takes place in Uxbridge on July 17-19.

    Jackson Campbell had three hits, two RBIs and also collected two saves on the mound for Greenfield. Brodie Gagne finished with three hits and four RBIs over the weekend, while Cody Houghton had four hits and three RBIs. Dylan Archer had three hits and five RBIs, and Matt Houghton had four hits (two doubles, a triple and a home run) and four RBIs, and Dave Voudren had four hits and three RBIs. Jake Petrin had one hit at the plate, and also earned a win on the mound with five strikeouts, while Ryan Demers scored four times on the weekend and also picked up a win, striking out six. Kendra Campbell scored three runs, and Josh Wood had five hits including a triple with five RBIs. Luca Siano drove in two runs, and Niko Fasulo scored twice.

  • Wow Frozen Yogurt - AAA Champions.

    Wow Frozen Yogurt - AAA Champions.

    Congratulations to Wow Frozen Yogurt for winning the AAA championship...

    Also, want to recognize Aubuchon Hardware for making it back to the championship series again this year.

  • Tognarelli Heating & Cooling are Majors Division Champs

    Tognarelli Heating & Cooling are Majors Division Champs

    The name Tognarelli must be a lucky one as two years in a row a team with that name has won the championship.  Last year, AAA champs.  This year, Majors Division champions!!!

    Congratulations to Tognarelli and Maniatty Real Estate for making the championship series!

  • Advanced Performance Player Development

    Fall Baseball programs being offered by Advanced Performance Player Development.

    Visit to register or for further company and program information.


    High School Fall Program (Wooden Bat) $200.00 per Player

    The High School Fall Program at AP is offered to give those baseball players the opportunity to continue developing and competing through the months of September and October. This program is specifically geared towards continuing to develop the defensive, offensive and baserunning concepts that are stressed at Advanced Performance as well as serves as the primary selection process for the N.E Royals Programs.

    • Location: Minnechaug Regional High School (JV Field)
    • Weekend Activity Only
    • Flexible rosters
    • Fall Showcase/Fall Day
    • Access to AP's Indoor Training Facility

    90' Transitional Program $200.00 per Player (Team Rates available for 10 or more players)

    The 90' Transitional Program offered at AP is specifically geared towards working with players looking to get their first experience on the 90' diamond. With the changes in distance, there become unique challenges for players "moving up". We work with all of our players on a position specific basis to address these changes and actively work to assist in their development. This detailed 7 week program is geared towards working with players

    • Location: Minnechaug Regional High School (JV Field)
    • Weekends Activity Only
    • Intensive Drill Work, Situational Work, Controlled Games
    • Access to AP's Indoor Training Facility
    • We accept individual and team registrations for the transitional program

    75' Development Program $150.00 per Player (Team Rates available for 10 or more players)

    Our 75' Fall Development Program is the entry level into many of the concepts covered at Advanced Performance. We begin to set the foundation with specific drills and ideoiogy used through out our program. We also use this as part of our "Identification Series" for potential participants on the N.E Royals travel programs.

    • Location: Picknelly Field
    • Weekends Only (Mostly Saturday mornings/afternoons)
    • Most Sessions are mornings
    • Intensive Drill Work, Situational Work, Controlled Games
    • Access to AP's Indoor Training Facility
    • We accept individual and team registrations for the transitional program
  • Congratulations to the AAA and Majors Finalists

    The GMLB Championship series are now set with our four teams and start Friday @ 5:45pm.

    Games are as follows:  (for a full schedule, go here)

    Friday June 19
    Tognarelli  vs  Maniatty     Lunt 2   5:45 Best of 3 games
    Wow           vs  Aubuchon  Lunt 3           Best of 3 games

    Sunday June 21 -  Happy Father's Day
    Aubuchon  vs  Wow          Lunt 2   5:45 2nd game
    Maniatty    vs  Tognarelli  Lunt 3           2nd game

    Monday June 22
    Tognarelli  vs  Maniatty    Lunt 2   5:45 If necessary
    Wow          vs  Aubuchon  Lunt 3           If necessary

  • Majors Playoff Games Tonight (6/15) are ON

    Tonight's Majors games are ON... The field crew (aka: Mike Gove) was out ripping and raking the fields getting them dried out...

    Fields have been inspected to be in good shape and radar looks to have no more heavy rain...

    It will be wet in the grass area so be prepared for wet cleats and equipment...

    Good luck to the Majors teams playing tonight...