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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, April 19, 2014

JV results The Concord High JV girls’ lacrosse team defeated Memorial, 13-0. Becca Proulx led the team with three goals. Tori Pelletier, Olivia Painchaud and Addie Palisi had two goals each, while Sarah Harper, Julia Ek, Jordyn Macri and Jessica Nelson each added one. Katelyn Butler had the shutout in net. ∎ Hopkinton High JV softball team played Thursday against Conant. Caroline Flood pitched very well, but numerous errors caused the … 0

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Friday, April 18, 2014

JV results The Hopkinton JV baseball team (1-0) defeated Conant, 7-3. Tucker Windhurst (2-for-4, RBI), Ben McManus (1-for-4, two RBI) and Riley McNicholas (2-for-4, RBI) led the offensive attack. McManus (four innings, one run, 10 strikeouts) led the Hawks on the mound. ∎ The Bishop Brady and Merrimack Valley JV girls’ lacrosse teams tied, 9-9. ∎ The Coe-Brown JV softball team defeated Pembroke, 17-0. ∎ The … 0

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school volleyball teams

Thursday, April 17, 2014

High school boys’ volleyball outlook Coe-Brown Division: I Coach: Ryan Smith (2nd year) Last year: 6-10, did not qualify for tournament Returning starters: Charles Swansburg, so., OH Top newcomers: Borja Rodriguez, jr.; Isaiah Allen, fr.; William Girard, fr. Outlook: The Bears are young, with no seniors and with underclassmen making up nine of their 12 roster spots. How quickly that youth matures will … 0

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Tuesday, March 25, 2014

College standouts Boscawen’s David Drouin, a freshman pitcher for the University of Hartford, was named America East co-Rookie of the Week after a seven-inning no-decision in the Hawks’ victory over Binghamton. Drouin allowed one run on three hits; he struck out four and walked none. For the season, … 0

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Monday, March 24, 2014

High school basketball Pembroke’s Kafani Williams scored a team-high 17 points, but Division II fell to Division I, 114-74, at yesterday’s NHBCO Granite State Basketball senior games at NHTI. Merrimack’s Eric Gendron led D-I with 25 points. Kearsarge’s Carter Noordsij scored 20 points with 12 rebounds and Hopkinton’s … 0

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Saturday, March 22, 2014

College standouts Franklin’s Derrick Sylvester, a senior pitcher for SNHU, upped his record to 3-1 with eight solid innings in the Penmen’s 4-2 victory over Pace yesterday. He scattered seven hits while allowing two runs and striking out three. ∎ Nicole Scotti, a 2013 Concord High graduate, is the … 0

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Saturday, March 22, 2014

College standouts Concord’s Katie Kennard, a freshman at Plymouth State, hit an RBI double in the Panthers’ 6-2 softball loss to Springfield. ∎ Sanbornton’s Ryan Wakefield, a senior at Plymouth State, pitched 2.1 innings of hitless relief to earn the win in the Panthers’ 4-3 baseball victory over 24th-ranked … 0

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Friday, March 21, 2014

Middle school champs The fourth-ranked Bow 5th- and 6th-grade middle school boys’ basketball team (above) beat No. 2 Weare in the semifinals and No. 1 Hooksett in the final, 43-38, to claim the Merrimack Valley League Division C. … 0

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, March 21, 2014

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (with last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (4) The Bears dominated their championship event like no other local team to win the D-II title. 2. PEMBROKE BOYS’ HOOP (1) The Spartans (22-1) won their second straight D-II title with a 49-40 win … 0

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Thursday, March 20, 2014

Men’s hockey Cimo’s defeated Cheers, 3-2, to win the Capital City Hockey League Championship. Cimo’s trailed 2-0 after Tim Walsh and Matt Boudrias gave Cheers an early lead, but Cimo’s stormed back with three unanswered goals. Chris Robert … 0

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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Hockey champs Team Bank of NH (above) won the annual Concord Youth Hockey Tarzan Healey Tournament with a 4-1 victory over Douglas Leonard & Garvey. Brody McGonigle scored a hat trick and Evan Purtell added a goal and … 0

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Tuesday, March 18, 2014

New England wrestling champ Ben Widmann (pictured), an eighth grader at the Henniker Community School, defeated five other wrestlers to become the 2014 New England champion of his weight class. Ben had five tough matches including a double-overtime … 0

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Sunday, March 16, 2014

Basketball champs The ICB 6th-grade girls’ basketball team won the 35th annual Karp’s Klassic tournament in Lebanon. ICB defeated Indian River, Sunapee and then Newport in the championship game. Team members are: (back row) Miah Boucher, Jadyn Holmes, … 0