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Junior goalie Noah Bult, shown making a save against Hopkinton last season, will try to help Bow improve upon its 8-7-2 record last season, which included a loss in the second round of the D-III tourney. 

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school boys’ soccer teams

Thursday, August 27, 2015

High school boys’ soccer outlook Coe-Brown Division: II Coach: Christian Gompert (4th year) Last year: 15-2-0, reached quarterfinals Returning starters: Jayson Cleveland, sr., F; Liam Clinch, sr., MF; Jake Dunkerley, sr., F; Ethan Barbeau, jr., D; Corbin LeBlanc, jr., G T op newcomers: Zac Cote, sr., MF; Max Fontaine, jr., MF; Don MacCallum, jr., F; Mike Mulligan, jr., F; Ben …

High schools: Three local teams fall to Lebanon in golf opener

Thursday, August 27, 2015

GOLF Bishop Brady second, Coe brown third, john stark Fourth Key players: Lebanon- TJ Barber 38, Kyle Pelletier 39; John Stark – Jake Blanchett (48), Tyler Hazzard (53) Highlights/key moments: Lebanon (219) won its match at Carter Country Club in Lebanon. Bishop Brady (233), Coe-Brown (246) and John Stark (266) rounded out the team scores. Records: Lebanon 3-0, Bishop Brady 2-1, Coe-Brown 1-2, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Golf results Jean VerPlanck, Brenda Thomas, Mary Hogan and Terry Blake won the Best of Four tournament at the Concord Country Club with a total score of 130. Tied for second place with rounds of 134 were the teams of Nancy Calder, Andy Jalbert, Cheryl Murphy and Carol Forbush, and Geri Levesque, Gretchen Knapton, Mary Jane Bergman and Terry Blake. Rail trail rally …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, August 21, 2015

Golf results Brian Kelly of Hopkinton finished first in the Valley Seniors Tournament event at the Owl’s Nest in Campton. Bill Gould of Henniker and David Hazen of Canterbury finished sixth and seventh respectively. Kelly, Gould and Joe Clement of Henniker all won their respective age divisions, while …

Announcements: Lend your old stuff

Thursday, August 20, 2015

HOPKINTON Historical relics The Sestercentennial Committee is seeking to borrow items for a town display at the upcoming Hopkinton State Fair. They are looking for items that will reflect Hopkinton’s 250 years of history and the Hopkinton State Fair’s 100th anniversary. If you have items such as town …

Concord’s Pinkham looking to make it big on academy soccer scene

Thursday, August 20, 2015

If you were driving on Humphrey Street late last fall and suddenly found yourself in the middle of a soccer game, you can thank Christopher Pinkham for that. Pinkham, 16, can’t get enough soccer. So after he helped …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Sunset League champions Century 21 (pictured) was crowned the Sunset League champions after defeating Grappone in the best-of-five finals, 3-1. Front row: Keith Simpson, Steve Auger, Nik Beeson, Alex Fredette. Back row: Ryan Hayden, Coach Steve DeStefano, Dustin …

Christie stumps for Franklin Mayor Ken Merrifield in Concord

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Last month, Franklin Mayor Ken Merrifield stood in the Franklin VFW, a venue filled with “Telling it like it is” campaign signs and introduced New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, a Republican candidate running for president. On Wednesday night, …

Man who robbed Franklin bank remains at-large

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Days after Franklin Savings Bank was robbed at gunpoint, the suspect remains unidentified and has not been apprehended. Franklin Savings Bank at 933 Central St. was robbed Friday morning by a masked man with a gun. Franklin police dispatch said Wednesday afternoon that there was no update on …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Franklin coaching openings The Franklin School District has the following coaching openings: certified athletic trainer for fall sports; JV boys’ basketball and assistant track and field at the high school level; and A and B boys’ basketball and baseball at the middle school level. Candidates should mail application, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Golf results Pete Annon and Mike Gallant set the early pace, later matched by Jim Steenbeke and Victor Racicot, with better-ball scores of 8-under par 62 to win Sunday’s event at Concord Country Club. Five teams tied for third at 63. Coaches needed Pittsfield Middle High School needs …

New SAU 18 superintendent looks forward to year, but has a lot to work on

Saturday, August 15, 2015

For the past six weeks, Daniel LeGallo has been planning, organizing and attending meetings. But mostly, he has been waiting. LeGallo, the new superintendent of SAU 18 as of July 1, has been anticipating the start of the school year since he assumed the position. “I’m excited as …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Golf results Bill Ennis and Bill Varnell won the Fourball competition at Concord Country Club. They teamed for an 8-under par round of 62. Bob Rougier and Fred Hast came second with a round of 64. Andy Jalbert and Nancy Rheinhardt tied for first place in the Match …