Category Archives: In the Spotlight

McCann Hornets, Taconic’s Aldam Win State Bowling Titles

By Stephen DravisiBerkshires.com Sports 05:15PM / Sunday, March 12, 2017 NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — After getting off to a rocky start in Sunday’s Massachusetts individuals championship match, Taconic High junior bowler Lynsey Aldam could have gone to her happy place. Instead, she went to a place of serious disappointment. And it worked. “I was kind…

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Balanced Attack Lifts McCann Tech Boys to Quarter-Finals

iBerkshires.com Sports 10:21PM / Monday, February 27, 2017 NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Waiting is hard sometimes. Waiting 28 years is even harder.  It had been a long wait for the McCann Tech Hornets to taste victory in the Western Mass Tournament, but that wait ended Monday night. Lucas Zelazo scored 13 points to lead the…

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What it Takes to be a College Athlete Seminar – 3/1

The Upfronts have been around since 1962. And not only that, but then when they left that job, they had a black mark on their resume, so it was pretty difficult for them to get another one.. Kim has a hugely famous rear, is married to megastar rapper Kanye West and has two children, a…

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McCann Alum – Kennedy Valois – Science Major Prepared for Career with ‘Amazing’ Experiences

                      Above, Kennedy Valois ’17 in South Florida for a recent travel course. Below, with Jeff Corwin of Animal Planet. 02/08/17 Ever since she can remember, Kennedy Valois ’17 of Clarksburg, Mass., has loved animals, nature, and being outdoors. When it came time to choose…

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College Prep Info Night – Wednesday, February 15th

When it comes to Cheap Football Jerseys spending money, people have pretty specific comfort zones. You’ve heard about how different sides of the brain control different functions in the body scientists have known for a while that schizophrenia and other disorders are caused by a kind of confusion between the two about which side should…

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Lewis, Sheldon Earn Athlete of Week Honors

iBerkshires.com Sports12:39AM / Monday, January 09, 2017   Pittsfield’s Szofia Lewis and McCann Tech’s Ethan Sheldon rang in the new year in style this week. Lewis played a big part in a big win at the Boys & Girls Club on Tuesday, when the Generals edged rival St. Joseph, 50-44. She swam the anchor leg…

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McCann Tech Sees 29 Adams Scholarship Winners

12:43PM / Wednesday, January 04, 2017 NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — McCann Technical School has had 29 students named as John and Abigail Adams Scholarship winners. The John and Abigail Adams Scholarship provides a tuition waiver for up to eight semesters of undergraduate education at a Massachusetts state college or university. The scholarship covers tuition only;…

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McCann bucks low enrollment trend, showing vocational ed. growth

  Jayden Dean, 7, hammers while Justin Horn, 16, holds a metal pencil holder in place. The device was fabricated in the metal shop and was available to visitors to test their skills, during an open house at McCann Technical High School on Tuesday, November 29, 2016. GILLIAN JONES – THE BERKSHIRE EAGLE    …

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Thank You!!

Our SkillsUSA Chapter would like to thank our students and faculty for your overwhelming kindness, generosity and support for the children residing at the Louison House this holiday season! Happy Holidays!!!  With Sincere thanks and gratitude, SkillsUSA Raising School Spirit How did we get to a place where watching physical brutality now trumps learning about…

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Showcase to Success – Tuesday, November 29th

It is so perverse it sometimes comes to the aid of a finger spinner like Daniel Vettori who has been having a lean time until he bowled out Leicestershire this week. Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling was ailing at that time after tearing the tendon sheath in his right ankle against Anaheim. That’s what I’m…

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