The Bomber Blaze

The Bomber Blaze

Westfield Wins North (Again)

Ethan Flaherty, Staff Writer

June 8, 2018

Filed under Sports

On May 16, 2018, Westfield High School Boys Volleyball team swept Chicopee Comprehensive (25-15, 25-11, 25-23) to secure the top seed for the North Division of the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association (MIAA) Tou...

Boston Bruins Have A Lot of Off- Season Decisions

Ethan Flaherty, Staff Writer

June 8, 2018

Filed under Sports

When Boston Bruins General Manager Don Sweeney said that it was not “realistic” for the Bruins to retain all of their pending free agents, he verbalized a concern that many players and fans shared. For the 2018-19 season,...

Gymnastics Ends 10 year Run

Rachel Altman, Staff Writer

April 30, 2018

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Westfield High School Gymnastics team had been on a straight winning streak for 10 years, until the 2017 Western Mass championship. It was heartbreaking for WHS when their names weren’t called for the win, after all the hard...

WHS Boys Basketball Ends Successful Season

Jacob Durocher, Editor

April 30, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Westfield Ma High School Varsity Basketball team had a successful year going 14-8 and finishing 7-3 in there conference. They eventually to number one Central in the playoffs, but overall had a very solid year. “I thi...

WHS Baseball Preview

Jack Blake, Staff Writer

April 23, 2018

Filed under Sports

The 2018 Westfield High School Bombers baseball team will look for multiple championships -- a Western Mass title and a potential State championship -- this coming year. Last season the Bombers were seeded first overall in Division 1 ...

Aaron Rodgers breaks his collarbone in a 23-10 loss against Vikings

Luke Laurenzano, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

Filed under Sports

During the first quarter of the Packers vs. Vikings game on Sunday, Packers QB Aaron Rodgers broke his right collarbone. Just after he threw the ball, Rodgers was tackled by Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr. Rodgers landed...

Westfield Boys Basketball

Kamron Wells, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

Filed under Sports

The Westfield Boys Basketball team could be a strong contender for a Western Mass Championship this upcoming 2017-2018 season. Last season the Bomber boys qualified for the tournament after a disappointing 2015-2016 season. T...

Westfield Girls Lacrosse

Hannah Jarvis, Staff Writer

November 17, 2017

Filed under Sports

The 2017 girls lacrosse spring season was one for the books. The team recorded their first playoff win, they were number one in their league, with a winning season (14-4 overall, 8-0 in their league) and went down as the best team ...

New Coach, New Team?

New Coach, New Team?

Alex Hall, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Is Tommy John Surgery Becoming More Frequent In Baseball?

Devin Baker, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

Filed under Sports

Tommy John was a major league pitcher in the 1970’s, a two time All Star, who tore his ulnar collateral ligament or UCL. This injury significantly ruined John’s career, so the injury and surgery required to fix it began to be ...

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