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Friday, July 3, 2015

NEIBL result The Weare Nationals U19 baseball team improved to 5-2 by defeating the Nashua Chiefs, 3-1. Andrew Clay went the distance on the mound for the win, giving up one run on five hits while striking out eight. Wesley Lamphere went 2-for-3 with an RBI single and RBI double. Joey Fenuccio scored two runs, while Noah Green added a double and Jonathan Gould had a hit and stole two …

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Thursday, July 2, 2015

ASA softball champs The U12 New Hampshire Lightning softball team (pictured) won the championship of the Jungle Jamboree in Hartford, Conn., last weekend by going 3-0 in a rain-shortened tournament in Girls ASA Class A Fast Pitch action. In the first game, the Lightning defeated the Connecticut Hurricanes, 12-10. Sadie Barton earned the …

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Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Softball champions The New Hampshire Comets 10U team swept a two-game series against Northeast Heat to claim the 10U NH ASA Junior Olympic championship for the second straight year. The Comets were led by the pitching performance of Kaitlyn Boelter (six innings, 16 strikeouts, three walks and no hits allowed) and Penelope Ayotte …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Saturday, June 13, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (1) won four events and had 11 top-six finishes (New England qualifiers) at the Meet of Champions. 2. COE-BROWN SOFTBALL (9) will play in its third …

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Friday, June 12, 2015

ASA softball champs The NH Comets 12U Blue went 6-0 to win the Southern Maine Diamond Challenge championship. Offensively, Ellie Frederick (.562, seven RBI), Halle Laramie (.556, three doubles, two triples), Ami Rivera (.556, three doubles, two triples) …

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Thursday, June 11, 2015

Youth baseball In Concord Northeast Cal Ripken majors action, Banks Chevrolet edged Rowley Agency in the first round of the playoffs. For Rowley, Tyler Wright led the offense, while Jonah Wachter was solid on the mound, fanning five. Trevor Smith led the pitching effort for Banks, while Tyler …

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Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Northeast Girls’ Lacrosse League champs Seven Bow girls were members of the 2015 NH Girls Tomahawks spring elite team that competed with other NH teammates in the Northeast Girls Lacrosse League of Massachusetts. The team won the A …

People for June 9, 2015

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

DANBURY Meaghan Lavin was named a presidential scholar for the spring 2015 semester at Clarkson University in Potsdam, N.Y. She is a sophomore environmental engineering major. EPSOM Marissa Kibbee was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Springfield College in Springfield, Mass. She is a …

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Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Bow majors champs The Pizza Man Nationals (pictured) beat the Concord Orthopedic Pirates, 13-1, to claim the Bow Cal Ripken majors division trophy. For the Nationals, pitchers Matt Lamy and Matt Selleck only need a combined total of …

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Monday, June 8, 2015

High school tennis A pair of Concord High tennis doubles teams are headed to the state semifinals after moving through early-round action yesterday. The boys’ top-seeded team of Justin Toler and Thomas Bengtson won their first match by injury default, blanked a team from Moultonborough, 8-0, then survived …

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Sunday, June 7, 2015

Youth baseball Complete Car Care defeated Sal’s Pizza/Kiwanis, 4-3. For Complete Car Care, Tommy Duhaime pitched five strong innings, striking out six for the win. Zack Morrissey (3-for-3, two steals) pitched great in relief for the save. Tyler Simpson anchored the defense behind the plate, turning a double …

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Saturday, June 6, 2015

Youth baseball Gilford Cantins defeated MV Kearsarge Concrete, 7-4, in Cal Ripken majors action. Hunter Drew had two hits, including a ground-rule double, and Eli Gove scored two runs to lead the MV Kearsarge offense. Gabe Marquis had a triple and Silas Dougherty added a hit and made …

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Friday, June 5, 2015

National rowing champ Emilie Muller (pictured) of Concord, a junior on the Bates College rowing team, recently helped the school win its first-ever NCAA team championship as a member of the women’s rowing team in the varsity eight. …