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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, November 24, 2014

Youth basketball The Bow 5/6 A boys’ basketball team (pictured) rolled to a 53-30 victory over Bedford in the Bedford Basketball Tournament Championship game, led by Cooper Larrabee’s 14 points and Shaun Lover’s prolific rebounding. Also leading the team offensively were Lover (six points), Myles Rheinhardt (six) and four others with four points each. Andrew Driscoll led the team in assists and Nick McGovern was strong on the glass. Bow went 5-0 in the tournament to claim the title. Members of the team are: (back row, l-r) Austin Brummett, Nick McGovern, Shaun Lover, Matthew Lamy; (front row, l-r) Cooper Larrabee, Evan Provost, Alex Boisvert, Andrew …

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Sunday, November 23, 2014

College standouts Concord’s Joe Graffy made eight saves as the Brandeis men’s soccer team defeated Amherst, 1-0 (6-5 on PKs) to advance to the Division III Tournament quarterfinals. It was Graffy’s 15th shutout of the season. ∎ Tiffany Lewis of Hillsboro had 11 rebounds to help the Plymouth State women’s basketball team to a 62-56 victory over Lyndon State. ∎ Bow’s Richard Jenkins was part …

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Saturday, November 22, 2014

Youth hockey The Henniker Huskies Squirt 1 Gap Mountain Drilling team tied the Rochester Blackhawks, 3-3. Nick Osborne, Ben Mordarski and Owen Jones had the goals. Assists came from Modarski and Levi Jones. Evelyn Irizarry, Dillon O’Sullivan and Kiernan King also played well in front of goalie Aidan Miller. ∎ The Henniker Huskies Squirt 2 team lost to Keene Squirt 2, 7-0. Despite strong …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

High school tournaments today Girls’ soccer Division III semifinals At Laconia H.S. No. 4 Stevens (13-3-2) vs. No. 1 Bow (18-0-0), 6 p.m. Previous tournament games: Stevens bested No. 13 Gilford, 5-0, and No. 5 Campbell, 5-3. Bow ousted No. 16 Kearsarge, 7-1, and No. 8 Hopkinton, 5-1. …

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Wednesday, November 5, 2014

H-D Fall sports awards Hillsboro-Deering High School will hold its Fall Sports Awards Night Nov. 12 from 5-7 p.m. Dress clothes must be worn by athletes. Any questions, contact Athletic Director Jay Wood at jwood@hdsd.k12.nh.us. Tryouts/registrations Bow Athletic Club basketball registration is open for students in grades 1-12. …

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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

JV result The Concord JV football team defeated Exeter, 26-20, in overtime to finish the season 8-1. Youth indoor soccer Concord Convenient MD defeated Loudon Freedom, 5-3, on Sunday. Ireland Frederikson, Whitey Vaillant and Kelley Mickelson scored goals, while Jessica Casswell and Maddie Wachter played well on defense. …

PHOTOS: Fall in Franklin

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

Spared the early snow other parts of New England saw over the weekend, residents in Franklin yesterday took advantage of a beautiful fall day to get some work done on their properties. …

High schools: Coe-Brown rallies back with three unanswered goals to reach girls’ soccer semifinals

Monday, November 3, 2014

It wasn’t the start the Coe-Brown girls’ soccer team wanted, but it certainly was the finish. The third-ranked Bears (15-3-0) overcame a 2-0 halftime deficit, scoring twice in the second half then once more in overtime yesterday to knock off No. 6 Windham, 3-2, in the Division II …

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Monday, November 3, 2014

College standout Concord’s Smita Boesch-Dining, a freshman at the University of Vermont, ran a 19:39.25 to help the Catamounts to a third-place finish at the America East Championships on Saturday. ∎ Bow’s Lindsey Nerbonne scored a goal in the University of New Hampshire field hockey team’s 4-1 victory over …

Franklin football struggles on offense, falling to Inter-Lakes/Moultonborough to miss the playoffs

Sunday, November 2, 2014

FRANKLIN – Offense was tough to come by in rainy Franklin yesterday as the Golden Tornadoes were held off the board until halfway through the fourth quarter. By that point, though, it was too late. Franklin’s football season …

High schools: MV football team heads into playoffs on a high note

Sunday, November 2, 2014

PEMBROKE – There weren’t any postseason implications, but yesterday’s game between the Merrimack Valley and Pembroke football teams didn’t lack any intrigue. Playing on a muddy field at Pembroke Academy, the local Division II rivals battled for the …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Sunday, November 2, 2014

High school tournaments today Field hockey Division III championship At Bedford H.S. No. 2 Berlin (15-1-0) vs. No. 1 Hopkinton (17-0-0), 2:30 p.m. Previous tournament games: Berlin beat No. 15 Kearsarge, 4-0, edged No. 7 Winnisquam, 3-2, and topped No. 11 Laconia, 3-1. Hopkinton won all of its …

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Sunday, November 2, 2014

College standout Katie Levesque of Wilmot had 13 saves in net, but it wasn’t enough as the Massachusetts Maritime women’s soccer team fell to the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, 1-0. Youth hockey The Eastern Bank Concord Capitals Squirts beat the Maine Hockey Academy, 6-0. Ryan Philbrick (two), …