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High school Stars of the Day

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Angela Beeso, John Stark girls’ soccer, goal in 1-0 OT win Elysia Carroll, H-D girls’ volleyball, 10 aces in 3-0 win Alex Lugar, Belmont girls’ volleyball, 14 digs in 3-2 win Jackelyn Robarge, Belmont girls’ volleyball, 7 digs, 6 kills in 3-2 win …

High schools: Belmont volleyball rallies from two-set hole to beat Inter-Lakes

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

The Belmont girls’ volleyball trailed Inter-Lakes, two sets to none and two points away from losing the third. What could have ended as a loss in straight sets instead became a come-from-behind 3-2 victory for the Red Raiders (5-9) over a higher-ranked Lakers team (8-6), one that all but clinched a spot for …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Field hockey Division II first round No. 9 Hanover (6-7-1) at No. 8 Merrimack Valley (7-7-0), 3 p.m. head to head: MV blanked Hanover, 3-0, in late September. Notes: A 7-2 start to the season turned into a winless October for MV, but don’t read too much into that. The Pride’s last four games were against the division’s top three seeds, and Coach …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

JV results The Concord JV boys’ soccer team defeated Dover, 6-4. Justin Toler had a hat trick while Dan Detwiller, Raj Bhandari and Chris Ciolfi scored a goal each. ∎ The Concord JV girls’ soccer team beat Dover, 2-1. Quinn Makris and Olivia Cattabriga scored, while Leeza Richter provided …

Coaching keeps Amy Dutton going as she wages her battle against cancer

Monday, October 6, 2014

Cancer couldn’t keep Amy Dutton from the sidelines. Despite being diagnosed with both breast and ovarian cancer in November of 2011, Dutton hasn’t missed a season as the Belmont girls’ soccer coach. In fact, Dutton has doubled down …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, October 6, 2014

Middle school results The Deerfield boys’ cross country team won the Thetford, Vt., Woods Trail Run for the second straight year, led by Forest MacKenzie’s first-place finish in 9:29. MacKenzie (pictured) also won the Manchester Invitational last week …

High schools: Belmont girls dominate in homecoming game

Sunday, October 5, 2014

For five members of the Belmont girls’ soccer team, it was the last homecoming game of their high school career. They made the most of the opportunity. Senior striker Cassie Contigiani scored a hat trick and senor wing Makayla Donovan dished out two assists to lead the offense …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, October 5, 2014

JV results The Bow JV field hockey team beat Hopkinton, 3-2. Laura Hoeker (two goals) and Katie Jenkins (goal, assist) led the attack, while Riley Hicks played well on defense. ∎ The Hillsboro-Deering JV girls’ volleyball team fell to Campbell. Catherine Montanez (four aces, two kills) and Lydia Powell …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Ireland Tawney, Hopkinton field hockey, 3 goals, assist in 7-2 win Dom Repucci, Hopkinton boys’ cross country, won Jeri Blair Invitational in 17:00.7 Sarah Ek, Concord field hockey, 3 goals in 4-2 win Madalyn Lover, John Stark girls’ volleyball, 6 aces, 27 assists in 3-0 win Owen Molind, …

High schools: John Stark girls show speed, depth in Jeri Blair Invitational victory

Saturday, October 4, 2014

While the Hopkinton girls’ cross country team featured two runners in the top four and three in the top eight in yesterday’s Jeri Blair Invitational in Belmont, it was John Stark that outkicked the field to finish with …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, October 4, 2014

JV results The Concord JV girls’ soccer team beat Manchester Central, 1-0. Maddi Therrien scored the lone goal. Goalkeeper Srilekha Nulie posted seven saves. ∎ The Hopkinton JV field hockey team lost to Bow, 3-2. Lilly Hoffman scored both goals for the Hawks, and Mackenzie Mele and Claire Reidy …

High schools: Two late goals help Bow girls’ soccer team escape with OT victory over Bishop Brady

Friday, October 3, 2014

The records and the Division III girls’ soccer standings told one story: two mismatched teams playing a relatively meaningless mid-season game. The play on the field told a completely different tale: two neighboring rivals squaring off in an …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, October 3, 2014

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ X-C (1) The Bears beat some of New England’s best to win the Manchester Invite Elite Division. 2. BOW FOOTBALL (2) The Falcons (3-0) have outscored their opponents 129-7. 3. BOW GOLF (3) The Falcons finished 22-0 with yesterday’s wins …