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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, July 11, 2014

Tournament champions The Concord Cannons Prospects 16U baseball team (pictured above) improved to 20-6 thanks to three consecutive tournament championships. The Cannons won the War at the Shore tournament in Lyme, Conn.; the Franklin Pierce Invitational in Rindge; and the Baseball Heaven Motus Independence Day Tournament on Long Island this past weekend. The Cannons will participate in the New England … 0

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Thursday, July 10, 2014

District tourney baseball Concord defeated Merrimack, 14-4, in pool-play action of the Concord Babe Ruth League 14-year-old district tournament. The Concord offense was led by Ryan Tessier (two hits, double), Sal Rinaldi (three RBI), Noah Giffard (two hits) and Gavin Moody (two hits). John Taranovich and Steven Drewes pitched well for Concord. Concord City A tennis The top seeds advanced in first-round doubles … 0

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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 … 0

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Saturday, June 14, 2014

Hilliker Cup champions The Davis, Towle, Morrill and Everett Mets won four games in the Concord Little League playoffs to win the Hilliker Cup. Chase Langevin led the Mets in the championship game over Concord Orthopaedics with three … 0

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Friday, June 13, 2014

UNH hockey newcomers UNH men’s hockey Coach Dick Umile announced 10 new additions to the Wildcats for the upcoming season. The 10 players from the class of 2018 are Adam Clark (Sherwood Park, Alberta), Dylan Chanter (Armstrong, British Columbia), Shane Eiserman (Newburyport, Mass.), Warren Foegele (Unionville, Ontario), Jon … 0

School board votes down Penacook Community Center offer for school

Friday, June 13, 2014

The Penacook Community Center is still in search of a bigger home after the Merrimack Valley School Board voted down its offer to buy the Washington Street School. The community center has shown interest in the school at 26 Washington St. as its programming has expanded, prompting a … 0

Division II softball tournament

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Semifinals Yesterday John Stark 4, Con-Val 3, 10 inn. Coe-Brown 2, Pembroke 1 Final Saturday At SNHU No. 7 John Stark (14-5) vs. No. 1 Coe-Brown (17-2), 4:30 p.m. … 0

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Thursday, June 12, 2014

High school tournaments today Girls’ lacrosse Division III championship At SNHU No. 2 John Stark (14-2) vs. No. 1 Derryfield (17-0), 7 p.m. Previous tournament games: John Stark stopped No. 7 Kingswood, 11-10, and No. 3 Kearsarge, 9-7. Derryfield eased past No. 8 Plymouth, 15-6, and No. 4 … 0

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Thursday, June 12, 2014

Youth baseball Banks Chevrolet edged the Hopkinton Colonial Village Gators, 10-8, in Cal Ripken majors action. Banks’s offense was led by Mikey Case (two-run single), Daniel Chase (two singles, run), Donovan Hayes (single, run) and Owen Currier (reached base three times). For the Gators, Larsen Burack, Sam Rawson … 0

Fast-moving fire destroys home in Boscawen

Thursday, June 12, 2014

A garage fire quickly spread to the rest of a Boscawen home Tuesday night, forcing a mother and her two young boys to run for their lives before strangers broke down a door and saved one of two … 1

High schools: John Stark boys’ volleyball team battles but falls to top-ranked Salem in quarterfinals

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

After earning the program’s first-ever playoff victory last Friday, the John Stark boys’ volleyball team had another historic victory in mind last night – an upset of nine-time defending champion and top-ranked Salem. And while the Generals (8-10) provided a challenge, the Blue Devils (16-1) were simply too … 0

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

High school tournaments today Softball Division II semifinals At SNHU No. 14 ConVal (8-10) vs. No. 7 John Stark (13-5), 5 p.m. Previous tournament games: John Stark beat No. 10 Portsmouth, 5-4, and No. 2 Goffstown, 6-2. Con-Val upset No. 3 Souhegan, 8-6, and No. 6 Plymouth, 2-0. … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

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