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Merrimack Valley's Izzy Hoyt pushes the ball across the pitch during Tuesday's field hockey game against Kennett on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014. Merrimack Valley lost, 1-2.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school field hockey teams

Sunday, August 30, 2015

High school field hockey outlook Merrimack Valley Division: II Coach: Kim Kenney (21st year) Last year: 8-8-0, reached quarterfinals Returning starters: Izzy Hoyt, sr., F; Grace Montgomery, jr., F; Raegan Baillargeon, jr., F/D; Jess Mulleavey, jr., MF; Madyn Kenney, jr., MF; Lauryn Masse, jr., D; Kylee Warren, so., G; Chloe Rattee, so., D Outlook: “We have many returning starters, but …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, August 30, 2015

JV results The Bow High girls’ JV soccer team tied Fall Mountain, 1-1, through double overtime. Scoring the lone goal for Bow was Savannah Twombly. Amanda Marshall and Kayleigh Marshall were dynamic in the midfield and Zoe Jukoski applied great pressure up top. Megan Remick and Julia Landcastle played well defensively. Youth football The Concord Capitols improved their record to 2-0 with a …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Basketball champions The Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Concord recently held its men’s summer league championship games. In the A Division championship game, East Concord Grass Roots (pictured, left) completed an undefeated season defeating New Heights Roofing, 93-70. ECGR was led by Jimmy Thorpe (31 points), Coleton Neely (26 points) and Jackson …

Videos of man’s fatal shooting delayed amid family petition

Thursday, August 6, 2015

The attorney general’s office is delaying the public release of police body camera videos showing a man’s fatal shooting by officers after his family petitioned Wednesday to block its release. An attorney for Hagan Esty-Lennon’s ex-wife and children petitioned Merrimack County Superior Court to halt public release of …

Canterbury police chief accused of pressuring female cadet to perform oral sex

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

She claimed it was a forced sexual act; he called it consensual. She said he had acted inappropriately for weeks, cracking crude jokes, asking intimate questions, having her massage his arms on late-night ride-alongs. He described their rapport …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Youth basketball Bow (2-5) fell to Spartans Yellow, 68-22 in Sportszone 7th/8th-grade boys’ summer league action. Offensively, Bow was led by Cooper Larrabee (11 points) and Nick Aubrey (six points). Ben Harris and Steven Guerrette grabbed 12 rebounds apiece. Seabass Beaulieu and Brian Carter led the team in …

Canterbury police chief arrested, accused of sexually assaulting teen more than a decade ago

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Canterbury police Chief John Laroche has been charged with sexually assaulting an underage teen more than a decade ago, when he was a Boscawen police officer and she was a young cadet in the department, officials said. Laroche, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

14U softball champs The NH Lightning 14U-Blue team ended its season with a title at the Caroline Farley Memorial Tournament, defeating the Salem White Hurricanes team, 4-3. In the championship game, Jessica Beeso hit a two-run double and …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Hole in one Kyle Brown shot a hole in one during the Pembroke Pines Country Club Member Guest on Saturday. Brown aced the 125-yard 16th hole. Concord CC results Will McLaughlin shot a 71 yesterday, tacking on to his 68 from Saturday, to conclude two days of spectacular …

Gutsy trick play helps New Hampshire overcome Vermont for 15th straight Shrine Game victory

Sunday, August 2, 2015

CASTLETON, Vt. – The New Hampshire team was about to run the play that would change the course of the Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl, and as he lined up at his wide receiver position, Kyle Gaudet had one …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Events Concussion testing for Belmont High School athletes will be held Monday-Wednesday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. and Aug. 12-14 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. All students who need a concussion test must do so before Aug. 17 (Aug. 10 for football). G olf tournament, the Bow Falcons Booster Club’s …

Town Crier for Aug. 2, 3015

Saturday, August 1, 2015

Allenstown Check out classic cars at Bear Brook State Park ∎ The Buntin Rumford Webster Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will hold its annual Vespers service Sunday at 4 p.m. at the Old Allenstown Meeting House, 150 Deerfield Road. ∎ The Suncook Senior Center invited you to …

Concord High’s Scharlotte practices making new friends in preparation for Shrine Game

Saturday, August 1, 2015

High school rivalries die hard. Just ask Will Scharlotte, a linebacker for the New Hampshire team in the Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl, who took a while to get into the Shrine spirit. “I hated some of those kids …