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Dunbarton-Bow transition has been without issue for students, schools

Thursday, October 2, 2014

About a month into the academic year, the merger of Dunbarton students into Bow schools has gone well, according to school officials. Students are “starting to feel like they belong here,” Bow High School Principal John House-Myers said. “We’re getting really good reports,” he said. “If something wasn’t going well, we’d have heard about it.” This is the first school year the reorganized SAU 67 agreement between Bow and Dunbarton …

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) spent much of the second half on the attack and pressing for the tying goal. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, October 2, 2014

JV results The John Stark JV girls’ soccer team fell to Goffstown, 1-0. ∎ The Hillsboro-Deering JV girls’ volleyball team fell to Raymond, 25-17, 25-15, 15-13, on Monday. ∎ The H-D/Hopkinton Redhawks JV football team defeated the Exeter sophomore team, 21-14. Henry Yianakoplos threw touchdown passes to Travis Stephansky and Liam Flanagan. Prince Mansah ran for 69 yards on nine carries and Blake Madore ran …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

JV results The Bow High JV girls’ soccer team lost to Hopkinton, 3-1. Molly Garrett scored for Bow, assisted by Lea Crompton off a cross from Abbey Horner. Scoring for the Hawks were Hannah Wood (two) and Olivia Burdette. ∎ The Pembroke JV boys’ soccer team improved to 6-1 …

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Meredith Ramsey, MV girls’ soccer, hat trick in 4-3 OT win Audrey Carr, John Stark field hockey, game-winning goal in 1-0 OT win Kyle Kolehmainen, John Stark golf, medalist with 38 in win Andy Arnold, Kearsarge golf, medalist, 37 in win Avery Gorham, John Stark girls’ soccer, shutout …

Bow Board of Selectmen vote to move forward with fire department study

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The Bow Board of Selectmen voted 3-1 to move forward with a study of the fire department at last night’s meeting. The study will evaluate the department’s organizational efficiency and future needs of the department and town. The study will be put out to bid, so the board …

Merrill-Billodeau

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

John and Sondra Merrill of Hooksett announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelsey, to Michael Billodeau, son of Claudetter and the late Randy Billodeau of Bedford. Merrill, of Bow, graduated from West High School in 2010 and is …

High schools: Belmont volleyball team serves up 3-0 victory over Pittsfield

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

PITTSFIELD – Once again, the Belmont volleyball team needed only three sets to decide the outcome. And this time, it was a winning one. After three of their first four matches ended in sweeps (only one in Belmont’s …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

JV results The Concord High JV field hockey team lost to Winnacunnett, 1-0. Jessie Reed played strong for the attack. Katelyn Butler had 10 saves in net. ∎ The Concord JV football team (3-0) defeated Lebanon, 27-0. Chase Haines, Leo Vasquez and Reid Ljungholm led the defense. Jake Lewis, …

Helping those in need through New Hampshire Tackles Hunger football games

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The annual New Hampshire Tackles Hunger football games are this weekend. Bring non-perishable food items to high school football games as the New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association and WMUR-TV team up with the New Hampshire Food Bank to help feed the hungry. Items needed include peanut butter, jelly, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, September 22, 2014

College standouts The Pembroke connection combined for four goals in the NHTI men’s soccer team’s 6-0 victory over Hampshire College. Austin Sartwell scored twice, while Brendan Pettigrew and Aaron Locke added single goals. Bow’s Chris Ketchum and Laconia’s Will Salta also scored. ∎ Barnstead’s Sahara Brown notched three goals …

Johnson takes charge as Brady football team tops Newfound

Sunday, September 21, 2014

The Bishop Brady football team came out swinging – and running – against Newfound yesterday, pounding the ball on the ground for 321 yards en route to a 39-26 win. Brady running back Moses Murenzi ran wild against …

High schools: Injury subdues Tide’s big 48-15 victory over Dover

Sunday, September 21, 2014

DOVER – They came off the field subdued, the faces not reflecting a football team that had just won by 33 points on the road, spoiling its opponent’s homecoming. Concord High’s 48-15 victory yesterday at Dover was secondary to what happened on the sixth play of the game, …