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High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Gavin Knight, Pittsfield boys’ soccer, sophomore goaltender earns shutout in first varsity start Hunter Ledoux, Hillsboro-Deering boys’ soccer, one goal and two assists in 6-0 win Mara Grady, Hillsboro-Deering girls’ soccer, three goals in 13-0 win Emma Caveney, Bishop Brady field hockey, 17 saves in first half of 5-0 loss Doug Champagne, Bow golf, medalist with 1-under 35 Devi Krashauer, Kearsarge field hockey, 4 goals in 9-0 win …

High schools: Bow field hockey weathers early storm, blanks Hopkinton, 2-0

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Bow High field hockey team was able to withstand an early barrage against Hopkinton, as the Hawks came out on fire and outshot the Falcons 6-1 in the first half. Bow grabbed control of the game in the second half, however, to earn a 2-0 victory in the season opener on Tuesday. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

JV results The John Stark girls’ JV soccer team defeated Hopkinton, 3-1. Quianna Willard, Sara Nikias and Gillian McGirr scored goals for the Generals, while Meg Ellsworth tallied the Hawks’ goal. Erin Donahue played well in net for Hopkinton, and Sofia Locke and Maura Zankel led the defense. ∎ The Bow High girls’ JV soccer team defeated Campbell, 3-0. Leading Bow’s offensive efforts were …

Town Crier for Aug. 16, 2015

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Allenstown Games abound at Pow-Wow ∎ The Allenstown Town Clerk and Tax Collector’s window will be open Monday from 7:30 a.m. to 6:15 p.m. and Tuesday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. ∎ The Suncook Senior Center will hold a hearing health presentation by Beltone New England on …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Sunset League champs Century 21 earned the Sunset League title, defeating Grappone, 3-1, in the best-of-five series. ∎ Grappone won the first game, 3-1. Jon Clary threw a six-hitter to earn the win on the mound, while Jack Yvars had an RBI single to break a scoreless tie. Century …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, August 14, 2015

Youth basketball In Wednesday night’s 5th- and 6th-grade girls’ Sportszone summer basketball action, Bow fell to Derry, 27-18, but beat Pelham, 25-5. Offensively, Bow was led by Lyndsey LaPerle (15 points), Isabella LaPerle (six points), Catherine Windsor (five points) and Jess Chamberlin (four points). Leading rebounders were Anne …

Pembroke Academy shuts down social media accounts; law writer says it’s a ‘complete overreaction’

Thursday, August 13, 2015

After receiving legal advice about a state law set to take effect next month, Pembroke Academy’s headmaster has ordered the school’s social media accounts to be shut down. Among those that will go dark is a Facebook page …

Alleged mastermind of Allenstown stabbing deemed fit to stand trial

Thursday, August 13, 2015

The 23-year-old man accused of masterminding a grisly stabbing last year in Bear Brook State Park has been deemed fit to stand trial, following testimony Wednesday by a psychologist who said the suspect, Kyle Buffum, is among the most competent subjects he has ever examined. “It’s rare that …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Canterbury Woods CC golf Canterbury Woods held both its women’s and men’s club championships last weekend. Winners in the women’s championship flight were Beth Hamilton (first gross, 152) and Mindy Williams (second gross, 174), and Lise Swacha (first net, 141) and Barb Beers (second net, 142). Women’s first …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Youth basketball In 7th- and 8th-grade boys’ basketball action in the Sportszone summer league, Bow (2-7) lost its last game of the season to Team Tritto, 40-33. Offensively, Bow was led by Ben Harris (16 points), Nick Kyah (six points), Matt Cardarelli (six points) and Brian Carter (five …

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Tuesday, August 11, 2015

USEF runner-up Merrimack Valley Middle School eighth grader Jordan Wicklund and her pony, Ferdinand, placed second in the Medium Pony Hunter Over Fences at the USEF National Pony Finals in Lexington, Ky. over the weekend. Coaches needed John Stark Regional High School has the following coaching openings for …

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Sunday, August 9, 2015

Golf results For the second straight year, Nashua Country Club defeated Concord Country Club in their annual Interclub Match. Concord held a 4½-3½ lead after Saturday’s Fourball matches. After a nip-and-tuck start, Nashua won seven of the last eight singles matches to pull away to a 14½-9½ victory. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Equestrian elite Concord’s Amy Cohen and Boscawen’s Jordan Wicklund both were awarded sportsmanship ribbons at the U.S. Equestrian Federation’s Pony Finals in Lexington, Ky., on Monday. Both girls competed in the medium pony hunters category, Cohen with her …