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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, December 22, 2014

Freshman results The Concord High School girls’ freshman basketball team defeated Bishop Guertin, 60-28. Jada Duvert (19 points, 20 rebounds) led the Tide offense along with Catherine Reynolds (11 points, six steals, three assists). Kasie Malone (eight points, three blocks) provided a solid defensive effort. Middle school results The Chichester 7th/8th-grade boys’ basketball team won the 2014 Hopkinton Holiday Classic Championship, defeating Kearsarge Middle School, 32-27. Chichester was led by …

Preview capsules of the area’s Division II high school swim teams

Monday, December 22, 2014

Bishop BradY Division: II Coach: Nancy Stehno (1st year) Last year: Girls: DNS; Boys: DNS Returning STARTERS: Girls: Aly Senko, Amelia Toole, Bryana Rochenski; Boys: Jacob Faretra, Matt Fogarty, Jacob Smith, Hunter Blake, Curtis Lashon, Xiaoyuan Zhang Top newcomers: Girls: Yolanda Wang; Boys: Brendan Sica Outlook: After failing to score or qualify for the state meet last year, this year’s goal is to …

High schools: Bow boys’ hockey team picks up first win of season, 4-2, over Hollis-Brookline/Derryfield

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Trailing 2-0 early in the second period yesterday, the Bow High boys’ hockey team finally started doing what it hadn’t done to that point this season: playing without the puck. And when the Falcons changed their ways, it paid off. Austin Beaudette took a terrific pass from Alex Killion and scored 4:15 into …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, December 5, 2014

Middle school results The Hopkinton Middle School boys’ basketball team lost in the final second in its opener to Conant, 54-52. Hopkinton was led by Kevin Newton-Delgado with 20 points, Caleb Yianakololos and Mike Baer with 10 points each and Ben Bickford with six points. Colby Quiet and …

Capsule preview outlook of the area’s high school D-III and D-IV girls’ basketball teams

Friday, December 5, 2014

High school D-III and D-IV girls’ basketball outlook Belmont Division: III Coach: Mark Dawalga (3rd year) Last year: 10-10, reached second round Returning players: Cassie Contigiani, sr.; Jackelyn Robarge, sr.; Makayla Donovan, sr.; Chayleigh Cadarette, sr.; Courtney Claremont, jr.; Andreya Murphy, jr.; Megan Prescott, jr.; Shannon Davies, so.; …

Allenstown holiday festival set for Saturday

Thursday, December 4, 2014

For the first time, Allenstown is organizing a Night of Holiday Lights ending in a tree lighting in front of the town hall tomorrow. “This is all new and we’re hoping to make it an annual tradition,” said Beth Houlis, a volunteer organizer. “It should be pretty fun …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Middle school results The Deerfield Community School girls’ basketball team defeated Epsom Middle School, 32-27. Leading scorers for Deerfield were Ashley Nault and Caroline Clark. ∎ The Rundlett girls’ A basketball team lost to Bedford. Helen Massah, Paige Weatherbee, Quinn Daniels, Anaya Nadeau and Carly Torrence led the defense. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Youth hockey The Brine Team Sales Concord Capitals Mite 1 team dropped both games this past weekend. In Saturday’s 10-7 loss against the Back Bay Squirt 1 team, Dawson Fancher (three goals), Cameron Plumb (two goals) and Colin Ala (two goals) scored, with Henry Brochu (two assists) also …

Driver, 23, charged with negligent homicide in death of retired Concord teacher

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Jordan Heath, the 23-year-old driver who struck and killed a former Concord teacher in Allenstown this summer, has been indicted for negligent homicide, a charge that carries a maximum seven-year prison sentence. The indictment, announced yesterday by Merrimack County Superior Court, comes five months after the June 30 …

Letter: Save the cats

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

I am outraged at the speed that the feral cats were killed (only sick and suffering animals are euthanized) and that Gail Sherman was not notified prior to their decision (“Officials: Feral cats pose difficulties for shelters,” Sunday Monitor, Nov. 30). The kittens could have been domesticated and …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Middle school results The Rundlett Middle School girls’ basketball B team (1-1) lost to Windham. Famay Shegow led the Dukes with six points. Courtney Gage and Rabina Rai played well on defense. College standout Bow’s Connor Brown, a junior, is the leading scorer for the Tufts University men’s …

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Sunday, November 30, 2014

Wrestling inductees The 6th annual Concord Wrestling Hall Of Fame Banquet was held Saturday Night at Beaver Meadow Golf Club. Inducted into the Class of 2015 were (pictured above, l-r) Chris Bartlett, Eaton Tarbell III, Lee Miller and …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Youth hockey The EPTAM Plastics Concord Capitals Peewee 3 team beat Laconia, 2-0. Donovan Hayes and Jake Marcoux scored for Concord. Marcoux and Parker Savoy had assists. Curtis Mann earned the shutout. ∎ Beauregard Equipment Concord Capitals Squirt 3 defeated Dover, 3-2. Daniel Chase (two goals) and Ashton Laroche …