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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, July 5, 2015

Softball champs The 12U Capital Area All-Stars won the Babe Ruth Softball District 2 All-Star Championship, played over the weekend in Hopkinton, by going 5-0 in the tournament, earning wins over Suncook, Hopkinton and Lakes Region. Players on the Capital Area team were selected from Concord National, Concord American, Concord Northeast and Merrimack Valley softball leagues. Tournament MVP honors were …

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Saturday, July 4, 2015

Softball result The N.H. Senior All-Stars swept two games against the Maine Senior All-Stars in a softball doubleheader at St. Joseph’s College in Standish, Maine, on Saturday, winning 9-0 and 14-3. It was the eighth year Maine and N.H. held these games to honor their best senior softball players. Local team members included Amanda Riley and Kianna Daudelin of Coe-Brown and Alexis Colpack …

Town Crier for July 5, 2015

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Allenstown Sign up to participate in Old Home Day parade ∎ The Suncook Senior Center will hold an activity planning meeting Wednesday at 9 a.m. For more information call Leslie at 485-4254. ∎ Registration packets for kindergarten and first grade for Allenstown residents are available at the elementary school main office. Beginning this year, kindergarten will be all day, from 8:10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. …

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Monday, June 15, 2015

Golf results Greg Champagne shot a two-day total of 154 to win Beaver Meadow Golf Course’s Club Medal Championship. Tom Levins was five strokes back at 159. Sung Joo Lim was low net in the championship flight at 137, with Doug Dow at 140. In the first flight, …

Girls’ lacrosse all-state teams announced

Monday, June 15, 2015

Kearsarge’s Anna Stowell, a junior attack, is the lone area girls’ lacrosse player to receive first team all-state recognition, as voted on by the NH Girls’ Lacrosse Coaches Association. Stowell helped lead the Cougars to a 13-3 record and the Division III semifinals before losing to eventual champion …

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Sunday, June 14, 2015

Youth softball Concord NE Outdoor SportsCenter defeated MV Elektrisola in the AAA semifinals. Saraj Jenness pitched well for Outdoor SportsCenter and scored three runs. Delaney Duford had two hits and scored three runs, while Lucy Guilbert-Neal played well at second base. Madison Lane, Jaimes Southworth and Raenna Devone …

Town Crier for June 14, 2015

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Allenstown Construction begins on new community building ∎ A Matter of Balance workshop on managing concerns about falls will begin tomorrow from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Suncook Senior Center and runs through Aug. 3. For more information, call Leslie at 485-4254. ∎ A ground-breaking ceremony will be …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Saturday, June 13, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (1) won four events and had 11 top-six finishes (New England qualifiers) at the Meet of Champions. 2. COE-BROWN SOFTBALL (9) will play in its third …

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Friday, June 12, 2015

ASA softball champs The NH Comets 12U Blue went 6-0 to win the Southern Maine Diamond Challenge championship. Offensively, Ellie Frederick (.562, seven RBI), Halle Laramie (.556, three doubles, two triples), Ami Rivera (.556, three doubles, two triples) …

Huckins, McNamara named to Twin State Field Hockey team

Friday, June 12, 2015

Merrimack Valley’s Cassidy Huckins and Winnisquam’s Erin McNamara will represent team New Hampshire at the annual NH/VT Twin State field hockey game on June 26 at 7 p.m. Saint Anselm College. The game pits the top players from New Hampshire’s Class of 2015 against their counterparts from Vermont. …

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Thursday, June 11, 2015

Youth baseball In Concord Northeast Cal Ripken majors action, Banks Chevrolet edged Rowley Agency in the first round of the playoffs. For Rowley, Tyler Wright led the offense, while Jonah Wachter was solid on the mound, fanning five. Trevor Smith led the pitching effort for Banks, while Tyler …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Thursday, June 11, 2015

High school tournaments today Baseball Division III semifinals At Gill Stadium, Manchester No. 4 Hopkinton (16-2) vs. No. 1 Campbell (18-0), 7 p.m. Previous tournament games: Hopkinton blanked No. 13 Gilford, 3-0, and edged No. 5 Somersworth, 6-5. Campbell ousted No. 16 Bow, 10-0, and No. 8 Conant, …

Do this: Andover’s Northern Railroad exhibit or learn voice work from Prince Hans of ‘Frozen’

Thursday, June 11, 2015

A railroad once ran through it – through the town of Andover, that is. Extending from Boscawen to Lebanon, the rail line was constructed in 1847 by the Northern Railroad, and later became part of the Boston & …