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Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, February 12, 2016

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (1) finished with perfect scores to claim an eighth straight Division I title Thursday. 2. CONCORD BOYS’ X-C SKIING (8) finished with perfect scores to claim an eighth straight Division I title Thursday. 3. MERRIMACK VALLEY GIRLS’ HOOP (4) has won five straight to improve to 12-1 and solidify second place in Division II. 4. CONCORD BOYS’ HOCKEY (3) lost its first game of the season on Saturday in overtime to Bedford, 1-0, but is still 10-1. 5. CONCORD WRESTLING (2) lost its first dual meet of the season on Wednesday, 42-19 …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, February 5, 2016

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (1) placed five, led by Kate Andy, in the top seven to finish first at the 10-team Capitol Cup. 2. CONCORD WRESTLING (2) improved to 16-0 in dual meets with a 66-13 Senior Night win over Bedford on Wednesday. 3. CONCORD BOYS’ HOCKEY (4) will put its 9-0 record, and …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, January 29, 2016

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (4) beat all comers (private and public, all divisions) in Saturday’s NH Nordic Coaches Series. 2. CONCORD WRESTLING (2) went to 15-0 in duals last week with four wins, one vs. top Rhode Island team Bishop Hendricken. 3. WINNISQUAM BOYS’ HOOP (1) is the only undefeated team in D-III at …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, January 22, 2016

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. WINNISQUAM BOYS’ HOOP (4) has averaged 86 points in its last three games to move to 8-0 (and first place in D-III.) 2. CONCORD WRESTLING (1) was inactive this week but will face some tough competition Saturday in Lowell. …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school ski teams

Friday, January 15, 2016

High school skiing outlook Concord Division: I Coach: Nordic: Phil Clarner (6th year); Alpine: George Golden (16th year); Jumping: Rick Bragg Last year: Boys’ Alpine: 2nd; Girls’ Alpine: 8th; Boys’ Nordic: champions; Girls’ Nordic: champions; Jumping: 6th Returning …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, January 15, 2016

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. CONCORD WRESTLING (1) improved to 11-0 in duals with a 42-22 win on Wednesday over defending D-I champion Londonderry. 2. MERRIMACK VALLEY GIRLS’ HOOP (2) sits atop D-II with …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, January 8, 2016

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. CONCORD WRESTLING (2) won a tourney Saturday and improved to 7-0 in duals with a 58-12 win over Nashua North Wednesday. 2. MERRIMACK VALLEY GIRLS’ HOOP (3) claimed the Cap Area tourney and has sped to a 4-0 start …

Preview capsules of the area’s Division II high school indoor track teams

Thursday, December 31, 2015

High school indoor track outlook Concord Division: I Coaches: Allison Davis (1st year) Last year: Boys: DNS. Girls: DNS Returning Starters: Boys: Angel Feliz, sr., sprints/jumps/relay; Dalton Mutz, jr., sprints/relay; Brendan Cacciola, sr., shot put/sprints/relay; Jacob Nichol, so., hurdles/sprints/relay. Girls: Austin Chudzicki, sr., sprints/relay; Maria Emmons, sr., sprints/hurdles/relay; …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, December 25, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. BELMONT-GILFORD BOYS’ HOCKEY (5) is 3-0 and looks ready to defend its D-III title after a 6-3 win vs. John Stark-Hopkinton. 2. CONCORD WRESTLING (7) improved to 3-0 in dual meets with Wednesday’s 62-12 win over Nashua South. 3. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, December 19, 2015

Events FieldHouse Sports in Bow will hold its 3rd annual 4v4 Holiday Indoor Soccer Tournament Dec. 27 (High School Coed Division) and Jan. 3 (Middle School Coed Division). A portion of this year’s tournament’s proceeds will benefit New Hampshire Food Bank. Team fee is $85. Teams must be …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, December 18, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last YEAR’s FINAL rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (1) returns almost all the talent that dominated last year and won a seventh-straight D-I title. 2. BISHOP BRADY BOYS’ ALPINE SKIING (3) brings back most of the point scorers from last year’s undefeated …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school boys’ basketball teams, Divisions I-II

Friday, December 18, 2015

High school boys’ basketball outlook Concord Division: I Coach: John Finnegan (4th year) Last year: 0-18, did not make tournament Returning starters: Matt Giroux, jr., G, 6-0 Top newcomers: Tyler Bruns, fr., F, 6-2; Dorde Kristic, sr., F, 6-2 Outlook: Last year’s winless regular season motivated the Crimson …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, December 18, 2015

Middle school results The Hopkinton middle school girls’ basketball team dropped a 39-37 road game at Winnisquam despite rallying from a 12-point second-half deficit to take a fourth-quarter lead. Hopkinton had two opportunities late but was unable to convert. Katie Meserve (11 points, 10 rebounds) and Taylor Clark …