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Kendall Keim of John Stark (left) and Molly DeTrude of Coe-Brown both return to talented squads this season. Last year, Keim’s Generals beat DeTrude’s Bears in the D-II semifinals before falling in the title game.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school girls’ soccer teams

Friday, August 28, 2015

High school girls’ soccer outlook Coe-Brown Division: II Coach: Josh Hils (11th year) Last year: 15-4-0, reached semifinals Returning starters: Katie Clinch, jr., MF; Molly DeTrude, sr., B; Christen Gallant, sr., F; Kayla Patten, sr., B/MF; Kaitlyn Ross, sr., B Top newcomers: Mackenzie Daly, fr., G/MF; Emily Olofson, fr., B; Hannah Daly, jr., MF; Jackie Joy, jr., B/MF; Chelsea MacCallion, …

NHIAA announces football playoff changes; soccer overtime rules nixed for season

Friday, August 28, 2015

Changes were the topic of the day at the NHIAA’s season-opening media day – the ones that are happening and aren’t happening alike. The NHIAA announced alterations to the high school football playoff system on Thursday, while also discussing the rescinding of new overtime rules for soccer before they could take effect for the upcoming season. The new rules in soccer would have …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, August 28, 2015

Golf result Jon Ruggles and Jon Lang won the two-ball best ball event on Thursday at Concord Country Club with a 58. Second place, with a score of 60, went to Charlie Blake and Jon Lang, while Kevin Hobbs and Joe Drinon took third place with a score of 61. ∎ Concord Country Club would also like to congratulate Jon Lang for getting his …

Chief’s arrest raises questions of what Canterbury officials knew about investigation

Saturday, August 8, 2015

As state prosecutors begin pursuing their sexual assault case against Canterbury police Chief John LaRoche, questions have arisen over what the town knew about the investigation, and when. Associate Attorney General Jane Young said Friday the attorney general’s …

Town Crier for Aug. 9, 2015

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Allenstown Town Clerk window closed ∎ The town clerk and tax collector’s window will be closed Monday through Thursday. The other functions of town hall will be open during the normally scheduled hours. The town clerk and tax collector will reopen Aug. 17. ∎ The Suncook Senior Center will hold …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, August 8, 2015

Comets softball teams take titles The New Hampshire Comets 12U Blue softball team went 6-0 and outscored its opponents 63-7 to win the Nor’Easters Classic, the team’s fifth tournament championship of the summer. The Comets were led offensively …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, August 7, 2015

Golf results Kevin Hobbs and Will Brunkhorst won the Two-Ball Best Ball event on Thursday at Concord Country Club, shooting a score of 60. Behind them were four teams shooting 61 including: Don Young and Tony Hartigan, Steve Murphy and Will Brunkhorst, Jon Lang and Jay Salamy, and …

People for Aug. 6, 2015

Thursday, August 6, 2015

ALLENSTOWN Justin Gover was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine. BARNSTEAD Anthony Frangione was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine. BOSCAWEN Alison Egounis was …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Softball results The NH Lightning 16U Black ASA softball team earned its fifth runner-up finish of the season during the 10th annual Caroline Farley Memorial Tournament in Hopkinton. The Lightning went 6-1, including a 3-0 record in pool play to earn the No. 3 seed in the elimination …

Missing ‘cow’ won’t hamper Boscawen’s Old Home Day, but residents do want it back

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Typically, the best place to look for cows in Boscawen is at a dairy farm. But right now, the easiest place to spot a cow is on King Street. Leading up to the town’s Old Home Day – …

Canterbury police chief accused of pressuring female cadet to perform oral sex

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

She claimed it was a forced sexual act; he called it consensual. She said he had acted inappropriately for weeks, cracking crude jokes, asking intimate questions, having her massage his arms on late-night ride-alongs. He described their rapport …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Youth basketball Bow (2-5) fell to Spartans Yellow, 68-22 in Sportszone 7th/8th-grade boys’ summer league action. Offensively, Bow was led by Cooper Larrabee (11 points) and Nick Aubrey (six points). Ben Harris and Steven Guerrette grabbed 12 rebounds apiece. Seabass Beaulieu and Brian Carter led the team in …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

14U softball champs The NH Lightning 14U-Blue team ended its season with a title at the Caroline Farley Memorial Tournament, defeating the Salem White Hurricanes team, 4-3. In the championship game, Jessica Beeso hit a two-run double and …