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Kenzie Moulton (20) of Bishop Brady powers through a Goffstown defender at Bishop Brady on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015.

(CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff)

High schools: Bishop Brady girls undefeated at home to wrap up No. 3 seed

Saturday, February 28, 2015

The Bishop Brady girls’ basketball team has a simple mantra: “Defend the home court.” For the third straight season, the Green Giants (16-2) accomplished that mission, wrapping up yet another undefeated regular-season home record with last night’s 55-49 victory over Goffstown (13-5). The win also avenged a 43-31 loss Brady suffered on the Grizzlies’ home court in January. The game …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Brendan Johnson, Brady boys basketball, 1,000th career point in 80-73 win Cassidy Emerson, Concord girls’ basketball, 22 points, 4 steals in win Jourdain Bell, Brady boys’ basketball, 30 points, 6 assists Shannon Drouin, Brady girls’ basketball, 8 4th quarter points in 55-49 win Cassidy Huckins, MV girls’ basketball, 19 points in 52-30 win Katie Steeves, Pittsfield girls’ basketball, 16 points, 10 rebounds in …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Saturday, February 28, 2015

Wrestling Meet of Champions At Nashua North H.S., 9 a.m. Area qualifiers (with top-four seeds): Concord – Mark Hoyt (2nd at 106), Jake Linquata (113), Brandon Simpson (126), Alex Kamau (2nd at 132), Jake Pickard (138), Chris Munnell (145), Cal Mackenzie (152), Dan Lawrence (160), Ian Wagner (170), George Tarwo (2nd at 182), Mitch Comeau (195), Tyshawn Roberts (285); Winnisquam – Garrett Patten …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

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, …

High schools: Concord girls follow the plan to an upset victory

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Before every game, Concord girls’ basketball Coach Mike Achilles writes the plan on a board in the team room. But when Achilles walked into the room before last night’s game, there was a surprise waiting for him. “They …

Swimming, indoor track championships rescheduled for Saturday

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Saturday will be chock full o’ high school state championships. Along with the three previously scheduled wrestling championships, the Division I swimming and Divisions I and II indoor track championships have been rescheduled to Saturday. The D-I swim meet will be held beginning at 8:30 a.m. at UNH’s …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

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 …

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Peyton Osgood, Concord girls’ basketball, 13 points, 12 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals in 56-53 overtime win. Cassidy Emerson, Concord girls’ basketball, 14 points, 7 rebounds in 56-53 overtime win Mayson Kimball, Merrimack Valley girls’ basketball, 17 points, 14 rebounds, 7 steals in win over Kingswood Drew McQuarrie, …

High schools: Edin’s 20 points spark Coe-Brown boys’ basketball team to win over Plymouth

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Coe-Brown is putting a little rough patch in the rearview mirror just in time to see two potential hazards in the road ahead. After losing a pair of close games last week, the Bears boys’ basketball team rebounded …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

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. …

Seidner’s hot hand leads Pembroke to victory at Lebanon, 64-57

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

LEBANON – It’s not often that a team comes to town and pushes Lebanon’s defense around, but Pembroke did just that last night. Fueled by Hannah Seidner’s hot hand, the Spartans overcame foul trouble and avenged an early-season …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

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 …

Track athletes stuck in the starting blocks by snow-outs

Sunday, February 15, 2015

This space should have been filled with a story about the NHIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships. Instead, it’s about those championships getting postponed … again. The track meets were originally scheduled to take place Feb. 8 at Dartmouth College, but snow changed those plans. The events were …