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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Concord City A tennis Three of the top four seeds were upset in quarterfinals singles action in the Concord City A Tennis Tournament at Bow Brook yesterday. Teddy Pince defeated top-seeded Mark Blaisdell, 6-2 and 6-4; Greg Cistulli defeated second-seeded Ron Lafond, 6-4 and 7-5; Kevin Phelps defeated fourth-seeded Larry Barnes, 7-5 and 7-5; and third-seeded Andy Day defeated Chris Hardin, 4-6, 6-4 and 6-2. Doubles action starts today with … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Youth baseball The Weare Nationals defeated the Nashua Chiefs, 9-5, in NEIBL action. Tyler Gamache went 3-for-3 with two doubles, four RBI, two runs and a stolen base. CJ Coughlin went 2-for-3 with a run scored and a stolen base. Ryan Thompson went 1-for-2 with an RBI, run and stolen base and was solid behind the plate. Anthony Webb pitched four innings of … 0

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Sunday, July 6, 2014

Golf results Ed Dalton and Ken Feldman took low honors in the Best Ball Tournament at Concord Country Club yesterday with a round of 10-under par 60. Bob Granger partnered with Ron Landry and Chuck Catcher with rounds of 61 and 62, respectively. Pete Annon and Quinn Hogan finished in fourth at 63. Claire Danenbarger led a strong field in the Women’s Match … 0

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Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Youth baseball Banks Chevrolet Babe Ruth beat Complete Car Care, 12-2, behind the pitching of John Taranovich, Steven Drewes and Connor Haywood. Gabe Tobin went 3-for-3 for Banks, while Zach Miles (two hits), Griffin Gilbert (two hits, double) and Haywood (double, three RBI) also hit well. For CCC, … 0

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Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Maple Syrup Classic champs The 6th-grade Penacook Pride girls’ basketball team (14-6) went 4-0 to win the Maple Syrup Classic in Burlington, Vt. (Bottom row left to right) Hannah Costello, Emily Philbrook, Haley Kenney, Rylee Boucher, Miah Boucher, … 0

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

High school tournaments today Boys’ volleyball Division I quarterfinals No. 8 John Stark (8-9) at No. 1 Salem (15-1), 5 p.m. Previous tournament matches: John Stark swept No. 9 Londonderry, 3-0. Salem received a first-round bye. head to head: Salem won in straight sets on May 14. Notes: … 0

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Monday, June 9, 2014

High school tournaments today Girls’ lacrosse Division III semifinals At SNHU No. 3 Kearsarge (12-2) vs. No. 2 John Stark (13-2), 5 p.m. Previous tournament games: Kearsarge beat No. 6 Bishop Brady, 12-7. John Stark edged No. 7 Kingswood, 11-10. head to head: John Stark won the season … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, June 9, 2014

Youth baseball In U10 baseball action, Henniker (pictured) completed an undefeated season by beating Hillsboro. Pitchers Ben McKean, Chad Martin, Levi Jones and Connor Landry combined to complete a no-hitter. ∎ In Cal Ripken minors, Merrimack Valley Elektrisola defeated … 0

Coe-Brown girls’ track team shines at Meet of Champions

Sunday, June 8, 2014

One week after competing in the division championships, the best in Division I, II and III track and field met at Londonderry High School to determine which athletes can truly claim to be the best in the state … 0

High school baseball All-State teams

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Pitchers Jake Nelson of Hopkinton and Kris Perkins of Pittsfield were named the Player of the Year for their respective division in voting done by the New Hampshire High School Baseball Coaches Association, which released the All-State teams this week. Nelson was named Division III’s top player and … 0

High schools: Pembroke softball continues its upset ways, knocking off No. 4 Windham to reach semifinals

Sunday, June 8, 2014

In a span of two weeks in the middle of May, the Pembroke Academy softball team dropped five straight games, watching its record dip to 6-9 and watching its confidence dwindle, as well. That slide seems like eons ago now for the Spartans, who posted their second straight … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Youth baseball ∎ The Davis and Towle, Morrill and Everett Mets took two wins in Concord Little League Hilliker Cup playoff action. In the first game, the Mets took down Kiwanis, 8-0, behind the combined shutout pitching of Nate Vandesea and Chase Langevin. Langevin also contributed a pair of … 0

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Boys’ lacrosse Division II semifinals At Exeter High School No. 5 Bow (11-4) vs. No. 1 Bedford (19-0), 8 p.m. Previous tournament games: Bow upended No. 4 Portsmouth, 8-7 in overtime. Bedford routed No. 8 Dover, 17-1. head to head: Bedford beat the Falcons in Bow, 12-6, on … 0