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Concord's Stephen Moran swims in the 200-yard individual medley during Friday's swim meet at the Concord YMCA, Dec. 19, 2014.
 
(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

High schools: Fast times for Concord boys, Bow girls in the pool

Saturday, December 20, 2014

The Concord High boys and Bow High girls made a splash last night in the first home swimming meet of the season, both going 7-0 at the Concord YMCA. Stephen Moran went home with first-place finishes in each of his four races to lead the Crimson Tide. Individually, Moran won the 200 IM (2:22.2) and the 100 butterfly (1:03.45) – …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Stephen Moran, Concord swimming, won 200 IM, 100 fly, part of winning 200 free and 200 medley relays Madison Langan, Winnisquam basketball, 22 points, 18 rebounds, 4 steals, 4 blocks in 45-34 win Chay Cadarette, Belmont basketball, 19 points, 13 rebounds in 46-44 win Jake Hemmerlein, Hopkinton Alpine, 2nd and 4th in pair of GS races Luke Zollman, Coe Brown basketball, 20 points, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, December 20, 2014

JV results ∎ The Concord JV girls’ basketball team fell to Bishop Guertin, 50-31. Pam Usanase and Lyra Canabano recorded five and eight rebounds, respectively, while Emily Otto scored eight points. Freshmen Catherine Reynolds, Ashley Kelly and Jada Duvert played well. ∎ The Coe Brown JV boys’ basketball team defeated Stevens, 41-35. Scott Spenard (23 points, seven rebounds), Jacob Snow (six points, seven rebounds) and …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

JV results The Coe-Brown JV girls’ basketball team (2-0) defeated Souhegan on the road. Leading scorers included Catie Langdon and Shannon Riley with 10 points each, while Chelsea McCallion (nine points) and Drew Stevens (five points) chipped in. ∎ The Concord JV girls’ basketball team (1-1) won its first …

High schools: Young Pembroke-Campbell hangs tough but falls to Portsmouth-Newmarket

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

HOOKSETT – There are no moral victories for the Pembroke Academy-Campbell hockey team this winter, but last night’s season-opening setback felt like a win. The young PAC program, with 16 underclassmen on its roster, hung tough with fellow …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school hockey teams

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

High school hockey outlook Boys Bishop Brady Division: I Coach: Russ Franey (1st year) Last year: 0-18-0, did not make tournament Returning starters: Kyle Jalbert, sr., G; Andrew Yvars, sr., G; Brendan Brack, sr., F; Spencer Sloane, sr., D; Matt Brousseau, jr., D; Stephen Donelan, so., F T …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

JV results Concord had 13 wrestlers compete as they hosted the JV Invitational this past Saturday. Of the 13, Danile Noordergraff, Jayson Davis, Ben Burgery, Adam Dwight, Sean McCready, Jayln Stone, Jon Weinberg and Alex Buteau were all champions. Liddon Lin, Isaac Bossa and Anthony Patten were all …

Letter: Not so affordable

Monday, December 15, 2014

There have been many letters and articles about the Affordable Care Act, and its pros and cons. I thought perhaps some of the folks who think it’s so wonderful would be interested to hear my story. Last year, I had to go outside the pool because my doctor …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, December 15, 2014

JV result The Concord JV girls’ basketball team lost to Bedford, 41-27. Brighid Weeden led all scorers with 15 points. Becca Zenor added six rebounds for the Tide, while Gillian Bennett had four steals. ∎ The Merrimack Valley JV girls’ basketball team defeated Kingswood, 32-23, Friday night. Dakota Drew …

Concord girls’ hockey blows by Souhegan, 8-3, in opener

Monday, December 15, 2014

The Concord High School girls’ hockey team went into the locker room during the first intermission with a one-goal lead over Souhegan, but Coach Stacy Boudrias thought her players could do better. So she told them. “We played the first period a little … ” Boudrias said, her …

High schools: Concord wrestlers capture Salem Blue Devil Classic

Sunday, December 14, 2014

It wasn’t a perfect day for the Concord wrestling team – but it was plenty good enough. The Crimson Tide totaled 170.5 points to win the 12-team Blue Devil Classic, finishing ahead of Central Catholic (157.5), Pinkerton (150), Windham (113) and Salem (102). “We wrestled hard and tough,” …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, December 13, 2014

JV result The Concord JV wrestling team wrestled at the Nick Zeras Invitational in Concord. Danil Noordergraff, Jayson Davis, Ben Bougery, Adam Dwight, Sean McCready, Jayln Stone, Jon Weinberg and Alex Buteau were champions. Freshmen result The Concord girls’ freshman team started the season with a win over …

High schools: Newport too strong for Hopkinton in boys’ basketball opener

Saturday, December 13, 2014

After a pair of fouls put its only returning starter on the bench early in the first quarter, Hopkinton High boys’ basketball Coach Dave Chase had to turn to an untested, green group of Hawks. And while the …