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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 …

Franklin businessman plans to apply for medical marijuana dispensary license

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Franklin business owner Paul Morrissette of Loudon has his eyes on a new venture, one he thinks will provide a remedy to the city’s ailing downtown: a medical marijuana dispensary. Morrissette is working with a subsidiary of MariMed Advisors of Massachusetts in anticipation of the state Department of …

Mr. and Mrs. Bradley

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Robert and Patricia Bradley of Franklin recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary. They were married Nov. 23, 1949, in Swanton, Vt. The couple celebrated with family and friends at the Pizza Chef Restaurant in Franklin. The party continued …

Capsule outlook of the area’s Division III high school wrestling teams

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

High school wrestling outlook Bow Division: III Coach: Ben Morrow (1st year as head coach) Last year: Tied-6 th Returning starters: Michael York, so., 106; Chris Forest, jr., 126; Brendan Mooney, sr., 138; Billy Target, sr., 152; Eric Scott, sr., 160; Matt Haddock, sr., 171; Jared Reynolds, so., …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Middle school results The Hopkinton Middle School boys’ basketball team beat Sunapee, 56-32. Caleb Yianakoplos scored nine points, Kevin Newton-Delgado had eight, Colby Quiet netted seven and Shepyrd Murdough added six. Larsen Burack also played well. ∎ The Hopkinton Middle School girls’ basketball defeated Sunapee. The Hawks were led …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, December 8, 2014

Middle school results The Rundlett Middle School girls’ basketball B team (2-1) defeated Nashua Catholic on Friday, 22-18. Ky Buchholz led the offense with 10 points, while Barbara Kilmister helped out with six. Youth hockey The Concord Residential Mortgage Services Bantam 2 hockey team defeated Chelmsford, 4-1, and …

Gingerbread house competition a Chichester family’s holiday tradition

Sunday, December 7, 2014

For many families, the end of Thanksgiving means the beginning of the Christmas season. Full-bellied merrymakers begin to think about buying gifts. But for Chichester’s Katie Shaw, it’s a signal that she needs to start baking gingerbread. She …

Franklin’s Kaplan leads UNH’s sack attack

Saturday, December 6, 2014

DURHAM – If you blindfolded Matt Kaplan, he could still find his way to Peter McCarty’s office, especially after this week. Kaplan, a senior defensive tackle at the University of New Hampshire, likes to discuss strategy with McCarty, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, December 6, 2014

High school basketball The Franklin High girls’ basketball team lost its season opener against Newfound, 56-30. “Newfound’s pressure frustrated us early and they just kept coming when they sensed the struggles,” Franklin Coach J.J. Winters said. Lexi Colpack and Zoe Kaplan scored seven points each to pace Franklin. …

High schools: Kearsarge spreads the wealth in season-opening girls’ basketball win over H-D

Saturday, December 6, 2014

NORTH SUTTON – With 11 varsity returnees and only one player lost to graduation from last year’s squad, the Kearsarge Regional girls’ basketball team is learning to spread the wealth. “We were a one-player offensive team last year,” …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, December 6, 2014

JV results The Hopkinton JV girls’ basketball team won its season opener over Mascoma, 39-27. Lyndon Flannigan scored 10 points and grabbed four rebounds, while Lily Scammon (six points, three steals) played a solid all-around game. Caroline Flood (10 points, 10 boards, three assists, three steals) and Abby …