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Eleanor Angus (20) of Kearsarge breaks past John Stark's Cadence Loos (12) and toward the goal in the Cougars' 8-7 triple-overtime victory on Monday, April 20, 2015. 
Angus scored three goals in the win. 
(CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff)

High schools: Kearsarge girls’ lacrosse edges John Stark, 8-7, in triple overtime

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

With rain making the lacrosse field at Kearsarge Regional High School unplayable, the John Stark Generals and the Cougars moved their matchup to the wind-riddled and rain-soaked turf fields at Colby-Sawyer College. Neither team conceded to the other, taking three overtimes before a goal from Anna Stowell, her second of the game, off a free position shot late in the …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Youth lacrosse The Concord Crush U-9 Orange team won its home opener against Windham, 12-10. Scoring goals were Chilli Cabot, Henry Brochu, Teigan Mason and Tyler Fennely. Churchhill Slathe played well in goal. ∎ The Blue Storm U-11 team had two games over the weekend, beating Amherst, 7-3 and Seacoast, 6-4. Ryder Tott (four goals) and Jakob Beaupre (two goals) led the scoring and …

Complaint: Man misled donors to non-existent veterans museum

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

A Manchester man accused of soliciting and accepting donations to create a veterans museum on land he didn’t own – without proper registration to accept donations – has been ordered by a judge to stop. The Veterans Museum of New Hampshire, advertised to be built across the street from the New Hampshire Veterans Cemetery in Boscawen, was only briefly registered with the state’s …

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 …

Town Crier for April 5, 2015

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Allenstown Strengthen your bones with other seniors ∎ Bone Builders, taught by seniors, will be held Monday and Wednesday at 9 a.m. at the Suncook Senior Center. For more information call 485-4254. ∎ The Community Table is held every Tuesday at St. John the Baptist Parish Hall, 10 School St.; …

Boscawen Food Pantry receives big donation

Saturday, April 4, 2015

When Brian Swenson of Boscawen donated $1,000 to the Boscawen Congregational Church Food Pantry, he just considered it repayment. “It’s a loyalty thing,” he said. “I was brought up this way.” He, his wife and his parents had been volunteers at the pantry, but after becoming disabled, Swenson, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, April 4, 2015

Players needed NH Lightning softball 14U Blue ASA team is looking for additional players to fill its 2014-15 roster. Email georgefrench@tds.net or call 381-1239. Chichester AAU girls’ basketball program is looking for a few players for its 6th-grade team. The Granite State Crush is holding practices on Mondays …

Announcements: Get some trout

Friday, April 3, 2015

It was this big! Merrimack County Conservation District is taking orders for trout for backyard ponds. Pre-ordered rainbow and brook trout sized 6- to 8-inches, can be picked up in Concord on May 17 and fish 10- to 12-inches will be delivered directly to your pond. For more …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, April 3, 2015

Charity golf event Seacoast Express United will host its first charity golf event to raise money for its scholarship fund May 5 at Pembroke Pines in Pembroke. SEU has a long-standing policy of not rejecting a youth player due to finances and gives more than $25,000 in assistance …