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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Tilton School results Terance Mann’s layup in the final seconds gave the Tilton School boys’ basketball team a 69-67 victory over Proctor. The Rams trailed by seven points with less than four minutes to play before rallying to tie the game with eight seconds left. Mann finished with 19 points and eight rebounds. Franklin Porter (17 points) and Brett Hanson (12 points, seven assists, four rebounds) each hit 3-pointers in …

High schools: Seven goals in first seven minutes has John Stark-Hopkinton hockey flying

Monday, January 26, 2015

First vs. worst. Undefeated vs. winless. Last night’s boys’ hockey game between John Stark-Hopkinton and Manchester West was bound to be lopsided, but few would have predicted this. The Generals scored seven goals in the first seven minutes of the game and coasted to a 12-4 victory at Manchester’s JFK Coliseum. “We’re playing …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, January 26, 2015

Freshman basketball The Pembroke boys’ freshman reserve basketball team fell at home to Merrimack Valley, 42-31. The Spartans were led by Christan Hanna, who scored nine points, and Alex Pratt and Brandon Despres, who played well defensively, combining for 10 rebounds. Middle school results The Hopkinton Middle School girls’ basketball team lost a close one to Sunapee, 31-29. Megan Blanchette played strong defense. …

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Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Unified results The Concord High unified basketball team opened its season with a 41-29 loss to Manchester Central. Leading the Tide’s offense were Drew Nadeau (eight points), Brendan McEwen (five points) and Justin Wilson (10 assists). Sean Daley (five steals) gave an exceptional defensive effort. ∎ The Bow unified …

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Cassidy Emerson, Concord girls’ basketball, 19 points, 6 rebounds, 4 steals Drew McQuarrie, John Stark boys’ basketball, 15 points, 17 rebounds in 62-54 win Mayson Kimball, Merrimack Valley girls’ basketball, 24 points in 58-25 win Chayleigh Cadarette, Belmont girls’ basketball, 18 points, 12 rebounds in 34-24 win Tyler …

High schools: Hopkinton basketball takes quality Campbell team to wire in OT loss

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

With 10 seconds left in overtime and his team down two points, Hopkinton boys’ basketball Coach Dave Chase called a timeout to set his players up for what would be a potentially game-winning play. The Hawks were looking to repeat Friday night’s magic, which saw Hopkinton hit a …

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Tuesday, January 13, 2015

JV results The Merrimack Valley JV girls’ basketball team (4-1) beat Plymouth, 35-33, over the weekend. Sara Osborne led the Pride with 14 points, including four 3-pointers. Harly Hodge added nine and Madyn Kenney scored seven for MV. ∎ The Hopkinton boys’ JV basketball team (6-1) lost to Campbell, …

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Sunday, January 11, 2015

Youth hockey The EPTAM Plastics Concord Capitals Peewee 3 hockey team rallied in the third period to tie Plymouth, 3-3. Jake Marcoux scored with an assist from Parker Savoy. Cortland Miller scored unassisted and Paul Bourgault scored the tying goal, assisted by Ben Marceau. Curt Mann was strong …

High schools: Coe-Brown boys’ indoor track team wins first meet in program history

Sunday, January 11, 2015

It was yet another historic day for the Coe-Brown running program. Despite numerous team and individual titles at the division, state and New England levels, and a even a few appearances at the national level, in all three running sports (cross country, indoor track, outdoor track), the Bears …

High schools: John Stark wrestles tough despite adversity

Sunday, January 11, 2015

With a depleted roster, thanks to a plethora of injuries and ailments, John Stark wrestling Coach John Widmann knew his Generals weren’t going to have the depth needed to win yesterday’s Live Free or Die Duals Tournament in …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, January 11, 2015

Freshman result The Concord High freshman girls’ basketball team defeated Pinkerton on Friday. Catherine Reynolds led the Tide with 16 points, while Jada Duvert chipped in with 12 points. Reserve result The Pembroke Academy boys’ reserve basketball team beat Coe-Brown, 58-54, in overtime. Jacob Sherman (17 points), Brandon …

High schools: Crouch’s buzzer-beater lifts Hopkinton boys’ basketball team past Kearsarge, 34-32

Saturday, January 10, 2015

NORTH SUTTON – Jamison Crouch didn’t hit a single field goal during the first 31 minutes of his team’s clash with Kearsarge yesterday. During its last second, he buried the game’s biggest. Crouch’s unlikely 3-pointer with 0.2 seconds …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Christian Serrano, Winnisquam boys’ hoop, 19 points 11 assists in win Sarah Thomas, Brady girls’ hoop, 16 points in win Kenny Torres, Franklin boys’ hoop, 18 points, 3 at buzzer in 53-50 win Chay Cadarette, Belmont girls’ hoop, 11 pts 11 rebs in 45-34 win Max Cross and …