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Bishop Brady's Sam Marshall returns a hit during his No. 6 singles match against Lebanon at Memorial Field on Thursday, May 21, 2015.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

High schools: Brady boys’ tennis team loses finale but looks ahead to tourney

Friday, May 22, 2015

The Bishop Brady boys’ tennis team may not have gotten the result it wanted yesterday, but it still came away with plenty to be positive about. After all, the Green Giants wrapped up a week of three matches against playoff-bound teams in what Coach Rick Skarinka described as “the most competitive week of the season.” Although Brady fell in yesterday’s …

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, May 22, 2015

Allie Trowsdale, Winnisquam softball, no-hitter, 8 strikeouts in 7-0 win Taylor Darrell, Bow girls’ lacrosse, 10 goals in 20-16 win Anna Stowell, Kearsarge girls’ lacrosse, 6 goals in 17-10 win Eleanor Angus, Kearsarge girls’ lacrosse, 4 goals, 6 assists in 17-10 win Tucker Normand, Winnisquam baseball, 3-for-5, 3 RBI in 7-6 10-inning loss …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, May 22, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (1) will have one more meet, today at Exeter, before defending its D-II title next Saturday. 2. KEARSARGE BOYS’ TRACK (2) won eight events and finished first overall in a five-team home meet on Wednesday. 3. CONCORD BOYS’ TENNIS (4) is 12-1 and finishes its regular season today at home against …

High schools: Split decision for John Stark baseball team

Saturday, May 9, 2015

His team had both a memorable win and a discouraging loss in the same day, so it made sense that John Stark Coach Dennis Pelletier was of mixed emotions once both were in the books. “I’m slightly frustrated,” …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, May 9, 2015

JV results The Winnisquam JV baseball team beat Newfound, 16-4. Ethan Bryson pitched all five innings for Winnisquam and struck out five. Brendan Vaughn (three hits, two RBI, two runs), Blaise Ross (three runs) and Noah Smith (three runs) led the Winnisquam offense. Freshman result The Concord freshman …

High school boys: Caruso to the rescue as Pembroke edges MV, 4-3

Saturday, May 9, 2015

PEMBROKE – The game was on the line, and Jerry Caruso wanted to keep things simple. Runners stood on first and second in the seventh inning of a tie game, and the Pembroke shortstop kept reminding himself to …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Jerry Caruso, Pembroke baseball, 3-for-4, 2 RBI, run, walk-off single in 4-3 win Lizzie Brandt, John Stark girls’ lacrosse, 5 goals in 11-10 win August Colburn, John Stark boys’ lacrosse, 21 saves in victory Daniel Medvetz, John Stark boys’ lacrosse, 6 goals in 17-12 victory Cole Laliberte, Merrimack …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, May 9, 2015

JV results Lauren Hatch went 4-for-4 with a home run, two doubles, three runs and two RBI as the Concord JV softball team beat Alvirne, 9-1. Bailey Jackson pitched five innings, striking out three, walking one and allowing one hit and one run. Taylor Carchide pitched the final …

High school girls: John Stark lacrosse fends off Grizzlies, 11-10

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Up 4-1 the early in the first half, the John Stark girls’ lacrosse team looked poised to cruise to its third straight win. But Goffstown rallied back and made yesterday’s contest in Weare an interesting one all the way down to the final buzzer. “This was a close …

High schools: Bow boys’ tennis on uptick after difficult stretch to open season

Friday, May 8, 2015

The weather’s warming up, and the Bow boys’ tennis team is following suit. The Falcons were in cruise control yesterday, rolling to a 7-2 victory against Portsmouth Christian in Dover. The win was Bow’s second straight, and helped …

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, May 8, 2015

Emily Santis, Bishop Brady softball, 4 hits, triple, 3 RBI in win Robbie Ferguson, Hopkinton boys’ lacrosse, 2 goals, 3 ground balls in win …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, May 8, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (1) finished first in its 32-team Black Bear Invitational on Saturday with 138 points. 2. KEARSARGE BOYS’ TRACK (2) took first in 13 of 16 events …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, May 8, 2015

JV results The Hopkinton JV softball team defeated Kearsarge, 17-11, in seven innings. Gabby Lajeunesse pitched a complete game while also adding two hits and scoring three runs. Alexis Ferns played well behind the plate and had two hits and scored three runs, Meg Eborn had two hits …