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High school Stars of the Day

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Maddie Cheney, Bow girls’ soccer, 4 goals, assist in 7-1 win Cam Darrah, Pittsfield boys’ soccer, 3 goals in 5-4 PK win Gabe Anthony, Pittsfied boys’ soccer, game-winning PK in 5-4 PK win Gianna Celenza, Bow girls’ soccer, 2 goals, assist in 7-1 win Chris Pinkham and Jacob Silverstein, Concord boys’ soccer, 2 goals apiece in 4-0 win …

Relentless Concord boys’ soccer team dispatches Nashua North in D-I first round

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Missing easy chances usually haunts a soccer team, and there’s no doubt the Concord boys whiffed on some easy ones yesterday against Nashua North. But the Crimson Tide created so many opportunities the misses didn’t matter. The fourth-ranked Tide (12-4-1) rained 23 shots toward the North goal, got two beautiful goals in the …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, October 30, 2014

Concord Rec soccer champs Over the weekend, the Concord Recreation Division III soccer league ended with the grade 5-6 championships. On Saturday, the purple Abbot-Downing team (coached by Bert Cooper, team pictured right) defeated the orange St. John’s team (coached by Steve Sullivan), 1-0, in the girls’ championship. In the boys’ championship, the …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, October 26, 2014

Seacoast Capital Cup champs The Bow Soccer Club U10 girls’ team went undefeated to win the Seacoast Capital Cup Tournament. The team played solid on both ends of the field and defeated a strong Seacoast Premier team, 3-2, …

Ray Duckler: Bob Ryan never met a sport he didn’t like

Sunday, October 26, 2014

I had a preconceived notion about Bob Ryan, the Boston Globe sports columnist who will sign his new book, Scribe: My Life in Sports, on Tuesday at Gibson’s Bookstore. Ryan, I figured, was the kind of guy who …

Warren calls on past experience against Brown to rally support for Shaheen

Saturday, October 25, 2014

With less than two weeks to go before Election Day, neither Scott Brown’s current nor former senatorial opponents were holding back as they rallied a crowd in Concord yesterday afternoon. “I’m Jeanne Shaheen,” the incumbent Democratic U.S. senator …

The Insiders: We’d be thrilled if you checked out this thriller at Red River

Saturday, October 25, 2014

If the suspense and thrill you feel waiting to read this column every day isn’t quite enough for you, you’re probably just a crazy thrill seeker. But if you’re truly looking for more, Red River Theatres has you …

High schools: Solid second half can’t save MV football team

Saturday, October 25, 2014

PENACOOK – The focus in football is often on the final minutes, the key moments that tilt close games one way or the other. But in 48-minute games, the early minutes count just as much as the late …

Kearsarge football team dominates in must-win game

Saturday, October 25, 2014

NORTH SUTTON – The stakes were piled high last night for Kearsarge. It was the last home game of the season, rival Lebanon was in town, and staying alive in the playoff race required a victory. The Cougars …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Justus Turk, Pembroke boys’ soccer, 5 goals in 6-0 win Ireland Tawney, Hopkinton field hockey, goal in 1-0 2OT win Josh Ames, Concord football, 6 carries for 55 yards, 1 catch for 13 yards, 2 sacks, 43-yard INT return for a TD Jeremy Caruso, Pembroke boys’ soccer, 4 …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Saturday, October 25, 2014

High school tournaments today Cross country Division championships At Derryfield Park, Manchester Start times: Division I girls 10 a.m.; Division I boys 10:40 a.m.; Division I awards 11:20 a.m.; Division III girls 11:30 a.m.; Division III boys 12:10 p.m.; Division III awards 12:50 p.m.; Division II girls 1 …

Concord controls its playoff destiny after 53-14 rout of Portsmouth

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Concord is back in control. A week after dropping out of the second and final playoff position in Division I North, the Crimson Tide football team (6-2) leaped back into the driver’s seat with last night’s 53-14 victory over Portsmouth coupled with Manchester Memorial’s loss to Exeter. “That’s …

Division I North standings

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Bedford 8-0 Concord 6-2 Manchester Memorial 5-3 Goffstown 3-4 Manchester Central 3-5 Battle for second Next week Concord (6-2) at Exeter (6-2) Memorial (5-3) at Goffstown (3-4) …