Pittsfield Takes Over Field to Eliminate Ludlow

LUDLOW — The Division I Western Mass quarterfinal between Pittsfield and Ludlow wasn’t a home game for the Generals on paper.

However, by the way PHS treated Lusitano Stadium Monday evening, it might as well have been. The No. 5 Generals, who previously won the Valley’s summer league tournament on that same artificial turf, dominated play en route to a 4-1 victory over the No. 4 Lions.

Post 68 Punches Ticket to Massachusetts American Legion State Title Game

HAVERHILL — After a series of dramatic extra-inning wins in the American Legion state tournament, Pittsfield Post 68 earned a slightly more comfortable 6-0 victory in the semifinals over Northbridge.

“This was definitely nice. The last couple of games have been really tough, coming down to the last innings,” said catcher Dom Traversa. “This one was nice to be able to relax a bit in the last couple innings, knowing we were ahead by a good bunch of runs.”