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Elliot Lukaitis of Kearsarge competes in the 300 hurdles during a track and field meet at Belmont High School, Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

High schools: Kearsarge boys, Winnisquam girls claim victory in seven-team track meet

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

There was no doubt with the boys. Kearsarge claimed first place in 13 of 16 events to finish with 216.5 points and run away with the win in a seven-team track and field meet yesterday at Belmont. But it was a different story with the girls as Winnisquam used its depth and another great day from Jaila Remillard to finish …

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Zach Astle, Kearsarge track, first in shot put, discus and javelin in 7-team meet; team finished first Sadie Kaplan, Franklin track, first in shot put, discus and javelin in 7-team meet; team finished sixth Jaila Remillard, Winnisquam track, first long jump and 100 hurdles, second high jump in 7-team meet; team finished first Alexis Blanchette, Hopkinton softball, 6 innings pitched and 2-for-4 batting …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

JV result The Concord JV girls’ lacrosse team beat Hollis-Brookline, 14-0. Jess Nelson led the Tide with five goals. Brenna Vandersea and Brett Stoddard each added three. Morgan Sisson, Maddie Audet and Olivia Painchaud each scored one. Jodie Simonton and Chloe Bemis led the defense. Steph Resnick had four saves in net. Freshman results The Concord freshman softball team defeated Concord Christian Academy. …

High schools: Concord baseball makes the plays in 3-2 win over Merrimack

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The Concord High baseball team has spent the first five games of the season looking for an identity and some consistency. Game six provided some clarification. The Crimson Tide traveled to Merrimack yesterday and came away with a …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Indoor soccer champs Hopkinton won the U19 girls’ division indoor soccer championship at Fieldhouse Sports. After a 2-1 win in the semifinals, Hopkinton went on to the final and defeated Pembroke, 3-2. Members of Hopkinton are: (front row) …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, April 26, 2015

JV result The Concord boys’ JV lacrosse team evened its record at 2-2 with a 5-3 victory over Salem. Connor Sackos and Ben Hicks had goals that put Concord ahead to stay. The defense played another stellar game, backstopped by Liam O’Brian in goal. Youth lacrosse The Concord …

High schools: Track teams jump right in at MV Invitational

Saturday, April 25, 2015

PENACOOK – Yesterday’s Merrimack Valley Invitational, a 32-team non-scoring meet, provided an opportunity for athletes to compete in all 18 track and field events. That chance to compete didn’t come a moment too soon. Just ask any high …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, April 25, 2015

JV result The Hillsboro-Deering JV baseball team defeated Kearsarge, 11-1. The Hillcats went to bat 32 times, scattering 15 hits. Jake Dyer was strong on the mound, giving up only three hits while striking out 11. Ryan Hayes was solid behind the plate, while Justin Learn, Garrett Miller, …

High schools: Hopkinton baseball team does all the little things in 5-0 win

Saturday, April 25, 2015

With one pitcher itching to prove himself to his teammates and the other set to pitch for the top-ranked Division II college next season, yesterday’s matchup between Hopkinton and Monadnock certainly had all the makings of a pitchers’ …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Ryan Stanley, Kearsarge baseball, 4-for-5, 3 RBI, 3 innings of shutout relief in win Joe Cullinan, Hopkinton boys’ lacrosse, 4 goals, 2 assists, 8 ground balls in win Becca Shatney, Hopkinton softball, winning pitcher, 9 innings, 10 strikeouts in 3-2, 9-inning win Doug Price, Belmont baseball, 3-for-4, 2 …

Nordic skiing all-state team announced

Saturday, April 25, 2015

Three skiers from the seven-time Division I champion Concord girls’ Nordic team qualified for the NH All-State team, which was announced by the NH Nordic Coaches Association this week. The Crimson Tide’s Kate Andy, Jessica Nelson and Erin …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, April 25, 2015

JV results The Winnisquam JV baseball team defeated Bishop Brady, 14-7, as Brendan Vaughn went the distance with 10 strikeouts. At the plate he scored three runs and drove in four. Josh Shevlin had three hits, two RBI and three runs scored, while catcher Bryce Corey and third …

High schools: Kearsarge stages late rally, walks off with 5-4 win over Franklin

Friday, April 24, 2015

It was cold, it was late and Travis Pelletier wasn’t up for watching his team play any more baseball. So with Kearsarge’s James Bromwell charging into third and the ball not even out of the infield with the …