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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Cap City hoop academy Cap City Basketball Academy will hold a five-week skills and drills clinic beginning today for children of all skill levels from kindergarten to grade 12. The clinics will be held at Bishop Brady High on consecutive Sundays with the exception of Easter weekend, when they’ll be held on Saturday (April 4). Skill levels are: Little ballers (K-inexperienced 3rd-graders) from 9:30-10:50 a.m.; Junior ballers (experienced 3rd-graders-4th grade) …

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Saturday, March 28, 2015

Cap City hoop academy Cap City Basketball Academy will hold a five-week skills and drills clinic beginning tomorrow for children of all skill levels from kindergarten to grade 12. The clinics will be held at Bishop Brady High on consecutive Sundays with the exception of Easter weekend, when they’ll be held on Saturday (April 4). Skill levels are: Little ballers (K-inexperienced 3rd-graders) from …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, March 27, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (6) beat all comers at the NH Series Coaches Races and dominated its sport like no other team. 2. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ BASKETBALL (1) lived up to the preseason hype with a 22-0 record and a Division II championship. 3. BISHOP BRADY BOYS’ ALPINE SKIING (5) didn’t lose a race in …

Neighbor rescues man from burning Danbury home, another person died in fire

Friday, February 20, 2015

A neighbor pulled a man from his burning Danbury home Thursday night, but the fire erupted and engulfed the building before he could go back in and save the man’s wife, who was still inside. State fire officials …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, February 20, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (1) won its 7th straight D-I title as Erin Waters won her third straight classic championship race. 2. BISHOP BRADY BOYS’ ALPINE SKIING (2) used its depth to win a second straight D-III title and …

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Friday, February 20, 2015

Unified basketball The Concord High Unified basketball team fell short against Merrimack Valley, 35-27. Leading the Tide were Brendan McEwen with five points, and Nicholas Seybold, Drew Nadeau, Thomas Boyce and Connor Reid, who all chipped in four. Taylor Bisson and Maxwell Rand led the defense. JV result …

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Thursday, February 19, 2015

Futsal champs On Monday, Samba Black Futsal, a team out of Concord, defeated Sporting KC, 6-0, in Overland, Kan. to take the U16 boys’ futsal national championship. The team went 2-1 in its qualifying bracket over the weekend, …

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Nordic skiing champions The Rundlett Middle School Nordic Ski teams competed in the 24-team middle school state championship meet yesterday in Sandwich, with the girls’ team (pictured) bringing home the championship and the boys’ team placing third. Heather …

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Tuesday, February 17, 2015

JV results The Coe-Brown JV boys’ basketball team beat Plymouth, 62-32. Brody Ashley led the way with 15 points, while Shawn Spenard added eight and Taylor Dow seven. Unified basketball Jack Rich scored 26 points to lead the Bow Unified basketball team to a 54-25 win over Concord. …

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Sunday, February 15, 2015

Basketball champs Bow 3 (3/4 girls) defeated the three other Bow teams to capture the 1st Bow Town Tournament championship. Bow 3 finished the season undefeated at 15-0, outscoring its opponents by a combined 397-91. Offensively, Bow 3 …

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Saturday, February 14, 2015

JV result The Concord High JV wrestling team finished second at the JV State Tournament. Jay Davis (120), Josh Ames (145) and Levi Lakin (285) were champions in their respective divisions. Liddon Ling (126), Ben Bougery (132), Jayln Stone (170) and Jon Weinberg (182) finished the runner-up. Ian …

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Saturday, February 14, 2015

Golden Gloves boxing champ Gerard Rhude of Hill defeated his opponent in round 1 of the finals to win the men’s 165-pound Open Class Championship, and his second Golden Gloves title, at the NNE Golden Gloves, a three-week …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, February 13, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (1) The Crimson Tide overwhelmed the field for a seventh straight D-I crown. 2. BISHOP BRADY BOYS’ ALPINE SKIING (NR) The Green Giants capped an undefeated season with a second straight D-III title. 3. CONCORD …