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Jesse Laflamme poses in barn with hens. Courtesy photo.

Plans for organic egg farm in Boscawen progresses

Saturday, April 18, 2015

If plans continue as anticipated, organic eggs produced in Boscawen will be on the shelves of stores along the East Coast in the near future. Tom Giovagnoli, who plans to build an organic egg farm in Boscawen, has reached an agreement with Pete & Gerry’s Organic Eggs of Monroe, one of the remaining hurdles in finalizing his business plan. “We’re …

High schools: Kearsarge boys, Coe-Brown girls win Pelham Invitational

Saturday, April 18, 2015

The Kearsarge boys and Coe-Brown girls both took positive steps toward defending their respective state titles with comfortable victories at yesterday’s Pelham Invitational, which featured more than over 20 schools. The Cougars, a Division III school, were particularly impressive against mostly D-II opponents, winning five events. Kearsarge tallied 93 points for the victory …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, April 18, 2015

JV results The Hopkinton JV baseball team (3-0) scored four runs in the bottom of the seventh to beat Bow, 6-5. Zach Berliner (2-for-2, two RBI) hit a line drive to center with two outs in the seventh to score two runs to tie the game. Conall Cronin had the game-winning RBI, plating Berliner. Kenny Andrew got the win in relief and had …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Basketball champions In the Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Concord men’s basketball league “A” division championship game, Mihachik Builders/Kimball’s Cav’ern defeated Goody’s, 66-40. Leading Mihachik/Kimball’s (pictured, top) were Mike Drouin (21 points), Bill Stovall (15 points) and …

High school Player of the Season for girls’ indoor track

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Kristie Schoffield SCHOOL: Merrimack Valley High HONORS/STATS: The sophomore won the 600 (1:38.88) and the 3,000 (10:25.48) and was part of both the winning 4x160 and 4x400 relay teams at the Division II championships. THREE FAVORITE THINGS: My …

High schools: Hopkinton track team off to promising start

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

There’s still snow on the ground in some places, but the track season started up for both Hopkinton and Hillboro-Deering in an eight-team meet at Campbell High yesterday. In the boys’ meet, the Hawks (49 points) tied for second place with Raymond, behind the host Cougars (82). The …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Youth hockey The Wells Fargo Concord Capitals squirt 2 team defeated the MASCO squirt 2 team, 5-3, in the second round of the quarterfinals of the Valley Hockey League Championship. Brendan Marcoux (two), Trevor Brown, Evan Crandlemire and Brody McGonigle handled the scoring for the Capitals, while Aidan …

Concord High wins winter portion of Monitor Cup rankings

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Concord High moved atop the Monitor Cup standings after the winter season thanks to a pair of Nordic ski championships and three other top-three team finishes. The Monitor Cup ranks the area’s 15 high school varsity sports programs, awarding points based on records, how far teams advance in …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Camps/Clinics/Lessons Little Strikers indoor soccer clinics begin their next five-week session Saturday at FieldHouse Sports in Bow. Clinics are for ages 3-6 and meet Saturday mornings. Cost (which includes a t-shirt) is $45 for Little Strikers (ages 5-6) and $35 for Mini Strikers (ages 3-4). The next eight-week …

Kearsarge girls’ tennis drops season opener

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

The Kearsarge girls’ tennis team’s season opener was a rocky one, resulting in an 8-1 loss to Monadnock yesterday. Andrea Cutts and Annie Carr notched the Cougars’ lone win, taking their No. 3 doubles match by an 8-4 score. Elise Paquette fell, 9-8, in what Coach Laura Joslin-King …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, April 6, 2015

Youth hockey The Residential Mortgage Services Bantam 2 hockey team defeated the Starhawks, 7-1, in the first round of the Valley League playoffs. Derek Kelleher led the attack with four goals. Harrison Parent added two goals and three assists and Logan Wineriter a lone tally in the victory. …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school tennis teams

Monday, April 6, 2015

Boys Bishop Brady Division: II Coach: Rick Skarinka (5th year) Last year: 9-6, reached quarterfinals Returning starters: Jack Bryck, sr.; Logan Sigua, sr.; Thomas MacMullin, jr.; Danny Bryck, so.; Jake Davis, sr.; Jackson Bouley, jr.; Sam Marshall, so. Top newcomer: Duncan O’Reilly, sr. Outlook: The Bryck brothers, Sigua …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, April 5, 2015

College standouts Jenna Tewksbury of Concord scored four goals to help lead the Wheaton women’s lacrosse team to an 11-8 victory over Babson. ∎ Bow’s Lindsey Bucknam scored four goals to lead the Southern New Hampshire women’s lacrosse team to a 21-14 win over Pace. Youth hockey The New …