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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 school Stars of the Day

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Tucker Normand, Winnisquam baseball, 3-for-4, triple, 4 runs, 3 RBI, 3 steals Becca Shatney, Hopkinton softball, 2-hit shutout from circle; game-winning RBI Sydney Herrington, Brady girls’ tennis, 8-0 wins at singles and doubles in win Cassidy Emerson, Concord softball, 3-for-4, run, RBI in 5-2 win Becca Proulx, Concord …

High school girls: Shatney’s two-hit shutout leads Hopkinton over Conant, 2-0

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

This one didn’t need the kind of a pre-game speech that a Monday afternoon game might typically warrant. At 7-1, Conant had the kind of record the Hopkinton softball team couldn’t help but notice. But it wasn’t so …

High school boys: Four straight wins follow four straight losses for Winnisquam baseball

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

April wasn’t kind to the Winnisquam baseball team. May has been a completely different story. After starting the season with four straight losses, the Bears made it four straight victories yesterday, using a potent offense and steady pitching to beat Prospect Mountain, 11-3. “Prospect has a couple of …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

JV results The Concord JV softball team beat Pinkerton, 10-5. Lauren Mullen pitched the first five innings for the win, allowing four runs on six hits and a walk; she struck out five. Taylor Carchide yielded a run on two hits in two innings for the save, striking …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, May 10, 2015

College standouts Webster’s Colton Ham, a junior at Franklin Pierce, ran to seventh place in the steeplechase at the NEICAAA Championships. Teammate Antoine Gisore, a senior from Concord, was 24th in the 1,500, and B.J. Smith, a sophomore from Concord, was 16th in the 10,000. Concord’s Makopa Rugabirwa …

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 …

On the road again

Saturday, May 9, 2015

The New Hampshire White Mountain Region Model A Ford Club of America held its annual pot luck at the old town hall in Bow last Saturday. With 15 Model A Fords (1928 - 1931) and 50 people in …

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 …