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The Deerfield Middle School cross country state champs

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Cross country champs Deerfield (pictured) swept the Middle School State Cross Country Championships on Saturday, with the girls winning their first title and the boys taking their third in the last four years. The girls tallied 85 points to beat Hollis-Brookline (115) in the small school division behind Serena Britos (fifth, 15:06), Sarah Zarakotas (12th, 15:22), Piper Kilgore (16th, 15:32), …

In N.H., candidates pushing for constitutional carry

Sunday, October 19, 2014

The owner of the Boscawen pizza parlor looked uncomfortably at the handgun strapped to Robert Forsythe’s hip. The gun was legal, Forsythe told him reassuringly. A Republican candidate for a House seat in Merrimack County District 8, Forsythe – who pleaded guilty to carrying a concealed weapon without a permit earlier this year …

High schools: Bow football puts it away early in 55-6 rout of Raymond

Sunday, October 19, 2014

RAYMOND – It would have been easy for Bow to lounge its way into Raymond. After all, the undefeated, defending champion Falcons were at the top of the Division III standings coming into yesterday’s football game and Raymond was at the bottom. But Bow arrived ready, and the Rams never stood a chance. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, October 5, 2014

JV results The Bow JV field hockey team beat Hopkinton, 3-2. Laura Hoeker (two goals) and Katie Jenkins (goal, assist) led the attack, while Riley Hicks played well on defense. ∎ The Hillsboro-Deering JV girls’ volleyball team fell to Campbell. Catherine Montanez (four aces, two kills) and Lydia Powell …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Ireland Tawney, Hopkinton field hockey, 3 goals, assist in 7-2 win Dom Repucci, Hopkinton boys’ cross country, won Jeri Blair Invitational in 17:00.7 Sarah Ek, Concord field hockey, 3 goals in 4-2 win Madalyn Lover, John Stark girls’ volleyball, 6 aces, 27 assists in 3-0 win Owen Molind, …

High schools: John Stark girls show speed, depth in Jeri Blair Invitational victory

Saturday, October 4, 2014

While the Hopkinton girls’ cross country team featured two runners in the top four and three in the top eight in yesterday’s Jeri Blair Invitational in Belmont, it was John Stark that outkicked the field to finish with …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, October 4, 2014

JV results The Concord JV girls’ soccer team beat Manchester Central, 1-0. Maddi Therrien scored the lone goal. Goalkeeper Srilekha Nulie posted seven saves. ∎ The Hopkinton JV field hockey team lost to Bow, 3-2. Lilly Hoffman scored both goals for the Hawks, and Mackenzie Mele and Claire Reidy …

High schools: Two late goals help Bow girls’ soccer team escape with OT victory over Bishop Brady

Friday, October 3, 2014

The records and the Division III girls’ soccer standings told one story: two mismatched teams playing a relatively meaningless mid-season game. The play on the field told a completely different tale: two neighboring rivals squaring off in an …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, October 3, 2014

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ X-C (1) The Bears beat some of New England’s best to win the Manchester Invite Elite Division. 2. BOW FOOTBALL (2) The Falcons (3-0) have outscored their opponents 129-7. 3. BOW GOLF (3) The Falcons finished 22-0 with yesterday’s wins …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, October 3, 2014

JV results The Bow High girls’ JV soccer team defeated Bishop Brady, 6-1. Molly Garrett (goal, two assists), Bridget Ehrenberg (two goals), Sarah Martin (goal), Shannon Murray (goal), Abbey Horner (goal) and Meredith Osburn (assist) led the offense for Bow. Osburn, Brooke Johnson and Kristen Benson all played …

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, October 3, 2014

Dannielle DesRuisseaux, Bow girls’ soccer, winning goal in 2-1 OT win Katherine LeBrake, Bishop Brady girls’ soccer, stellar play in 2-1 OT loss Matt LaTourette, Concord golf, medalist, 1-under 35 …

Announcements for Oct. 2, 2014

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Put your moose on The New Hampshire conservation and heritage license plate program recently launched an improved website to promote the sales of “Moose Plates” to drivers. Visit mooseplate.com for detailed information about how the program benefits the state’s treasures, as well as how drivers can purchase the …

High schools: Pittsfield boys’ soccer team barely comes away empty-handed

Thursday, October 2, 2014

The Pittsfield High boys’ soccer team almost salvaged a tie against undefeated Newmarket yesterday, but came inches away from the equalizing goal and fell to the Mules, 1-0. With the Mules (7-0-2) ahead at halftime, the Panthers (4-5-1) …