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Pittsfield goal keeper Colby Clark drops down for a save during Wednesday's game against Newmarket at Pittsfield.  (Alan MacRae/for the Monitor)

High schools: Pittsfield boys’ soccer team barely comes away empty-handed

Thursday, October 2, 2014

The Pittsfield High boys’ soccer team almost salvaged a tie against undefeated Newmarket yesterday, but came inches away from the equalizing goal and fell to the Mules, 1-0. With the Mules (7-0-2) ahead at halftime, the Panthers (4-5-1) spent much of the second half on the attack and pressing for the tying goal. They ended up getting more shots on … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, October 2, 2014

JV results The John Stark JV girls’ soccer team fell to Goffstown, 1-0. ∎ The Hillsboro-Deering JV girls’ volleyball team fell to Raymond, 25-17, 25-15, 15-13, on Monday. ∎ The H-D/Hopkinton Redhawks JV football team defeated the Exeter sophomore team, 21-14. Henry Yianakoplos threw touchdown passes to Travis Stephansky and Liam Flanagan. Prince Mansah ran for 69 yards on nine carries and Blake Madore ran … 0

High school Stars of the Day

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Brooke Shatney, John Stark girls’ soccer, 2 goals in 2-1 OT win Sarah Chase, Belmont girls’ soccer, goal in 1-0 win Jesse Demers, MV golf, medalist, 2 over 38 … 0

High schools: Coe-Brown golf team breaks playoff drought

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Heading into its match at Pembroke Pines yesterday, the Coe-Brown Bears’ golf team (9-10) had one goal in mind: making the state tournament. From 2010-13, the Bears were on the outside looking in, combining for an 8-53 record, … 0

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Doug Champagne, Bow golf, 33, medalist in victory Nicole Benedetti, Pembroke field hockey, 2 goals in 3-2 win Jarrett Davis, MV boys’ soccer, goal, 2 assists in 3-1 win Matt LaTourette, Concord golf, medalist, even par 36 Kyle Kolehmainen, John Stark golf, medalist, 39 Maddie Cheney, Bow girls’ … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Charity 5K champion Matthew Bartolotti of Henniker (pictured above, left) won the Michael G. Williams Memorial Fun Run 5K with a time of 20:52. The was race organized by John Stark senior Jessie Osgood (above right) for her … 0

High schools: Coe-Brown volleyball finishes sweep with a flourish

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

The Coe-Brown girls’ volleyball team needed a tremendous comeback in the third game in order to preserve a sweep over Gilford. They pulled it off, wrapping up a 3-0 victory over the Golden Eagles in Northwood last night. … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Concord Crew result The Concord crew team had first-place showings from the men’s first varsity eight, men’s second varsity four, men’s novice eight, women’s second varsity eight and women’s novice four Saturday at the Waterworks Challenge Regatta. The … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, September 29, 2014

Golf tournament “Team Stringer,” the team made up of Scott Haskell, Ian Stringer, Jay Darrah and Jason Carr (pictured above), won the PMHS Boys’ Basketball Golf Tournament at Loudon Country Club with a score of 11-under. Youth hockey … 0

Bow football clicks as a unit, routs Bishop Brady 62-0

Sunday, September 28, 2014

It was a homecoming that belonged to everybody. Nine touchdowns by eight different players. Four turnovers created by the defense. Two turnovers created by special teams. Three quarterbacks taking snaps. As Bow Head Coach Paul Cohen succinctly put it – “it was a great team victory.” All varsity … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, September 28, 2014

JV results The Bow High School JV girls’ soccer team defeated Bishop Brady, 5-1. Lea Crompton (three goals), Molly Garrett (two goals, assist), Abbey Horner (two assists), Shannon Murray (assist) and Sarah Martin (assist) led Bow’s offense. Emily Amsden played a complete game for Bow in net, making … 0

MV denies Kearsarge with last-second goal-line stand

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Things were shaping up to be a storybook ending for a young Kearsarge (2-2) football team. Trailing Merrimack Valley (2-2) by five points, the Cougars used long gains on a kickoff return and pass on back-to-back plays to set up a first-and-goal at the Pride 9 with 18 … 0

PHOTO: Riding on the rail trail

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Olivia Mackenzie, 13, of New London passes through the finish-line banners at the end of the family ride at the Rail Trail Run and Ride in Andover yesterday. … 0