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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

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 Hillsboro-Deering JV baseball team lost to Bishop … 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

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, April 17, 2014

JV results The Concord JV baseball team lost to Manchester Central, 8-3. Jared Grondin went 2-for-2 and Matt LaTourette chipped in with two hits and an RBI. ∎ The Concord girls’ JV lacrosse team lost to Pinkerton, 11-7. Becca Proulx and Addie Palisi led the Tide with two goals each. Sarah Harper, Tori Pelletier and Olivia Painchaud each had one. Paige Hyndman and Allie … 0

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Saturday, March 15, 2014

Youth hockey The Henniker Huskies Squirt 1 team defeated the Twin Valley Flyers and the Nashua Panthers both by the score of 3-2 in the N.H. state tournament but lost to Mt. Washington Valley. The Huskies were led on offense by Ethan Molnar, Camden Hilton, Quinn Mose and … 0

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Friday, March 14, 2014

J2 champion Sarah Nadeau of Hopkinton (pictured) won both the freestyle and classic Nordic races at the New England J2 Championships in Middlebury, Vt., last weekend. Nadeau also finished second in the skate sprint. Kate Andy of Concord … 0

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Thursday, March 13, 2014

Doyle excels at Junior Nationals Matthew Doyle, a member of the Andover Outing Club and a selected member of the Eastern Junior National team, recently competed at the 2014 Junior Nationals in Anchorage, Alaska. Doyle won four medals: … 0

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Thursday, March 13, 2014

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (with last week’s rank) 1. PEMBROKE BOYS’ HOOP (1) The top-ranked Spartans (19-1) advanced to their fifth semifinal in seven years. 2. HOPKINTON GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (3) Sarah Nadeau was first in the freestyle and classic races at the J2 (U16) NENSA championships. … 0

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Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Youth basketball The Broken Ground girls’ 5th- and 6th-grade basketball team (pictured) won the Concord Rec championship. Bottom row left to right: Erin Doherty, Courtney Gage, Megan Martel and Ashley Plante. Standing left to right: Coach Brian Quirk, … 0

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Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Pee Wee champions The Henniker Huskies Cold Springs RV Pee Wee team (pictured) swept all five games at the Maine March Showdown to win the tournament. Bottom row left to right: Gunnar Senatore, Camden Richards, Austin Wallace, goalie … 0

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Sunday, March 9, 2014

Widmann fifth in New England John Stark’s Nick Widmann placed fifth at 126 pounds in the New England wrestling championship in Providence, R.I., over the weekend. Widmann, a junior, went 5-2, including victories over the champions from Vermont, Rhode Island and Maine. Mount Anthony (Vt.) won the meet … 0

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Sunday, March 9, 2014

Rec basketball champions The Forest Green team (above) defeated the White team, 38-24, in the Concord Rec 7th- and 8th-grade championship game. The Forest Green team was led by Hason Mailhot with 13 points. Tyronne Haith (seven) and … 0

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Friday, March 7, 2014

College standouts Franklin’s Derrick Sylvester pitched 6.2 innings of seven-hit ball, allowing one unearned run and striking out four but did not earn a decision in SNHU’s 3-2 win over Southern Connecticut State. MV youth baseball/softball Merrimack Valley youth baseball and softball has added last-minute signup dates at … 0

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, March 7, 2014

Team (with last week’s rank) 1. PEMBROKE BOYS’ BASKETBALL (4) The top-seeded defending champs (18-1) rolled to a 63-45 first-round playoff win over Souhegan. 2. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (3) The combined score of the second- and third-place teams … 0