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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, July 4, 2015

Youth softball The NH Lightning 16U Black softball team was runner-up last weekend at the annual ASA Summer Sizzler in Brattleboro, Vt. The Lightning went 3-0 in pool play, beating the VT Rockets, VT Thunder and Brattleboro Heat while scoring 27 runs and allowing only six runs behind outstanding pitching from Brianna Whitcomb and Sloane French. Another rainy Sunday prevented the elimination bracket. Other players from six area high school …

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Friday, July 3, 2015

NEIBL result The Weare Nationals U19 baseball team improved to 5-2 by defeating the Nashua Chiefs, 3-1. Andrew Clay went the distance on the mound for the win, giving up one run on five hits while striking out eight. Wesley Lamphere went 2-for-3 with an RBI single and RBI double. Joey Fenuccio scored two runs, while Noah Green added a double and Jonathan …

Miscommunication results in salvageable equipment being sold for scrap

Friday, July 3, 2015

Truck equipment that was damaged in a January fire at Henniker’s town garage was recently sold for much less than some residents believe it was worth. At Tuesday’s selectmen’s meeting, five residents on the town’s truck committee told selectmen they believed that equipment sold for $500 worth of scrap metal was worth closer …

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Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Baseball champs In Cal Ripken Minors baseball, the Allied Insurance Rockies (shown above) beat the Bow Auto Parts Royals, 9-6, to win the Bow Minors championship. The Rockies lost the first game in the double-elimination tournament, then reeled …

Announcements: Golf tournament

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

LACONIA Golf anyone? Golf on the Lakes Region’s oldest private 18-hole golf course at the Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce’s 2015 Golf Classic on Monday at 9 a.m. This year’s tropical-themed event will feature two holes-in-one contests with a chance to win a car sponsored by AutoServ Tilton …

High school baseball all-state teams announced; Bow’s Vulgamore D-III Player of the Year

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Evan Vulgamore, a junior catcher on the Bow High baseball team, was named Division III Player of the Year by the NH Baseball Coaches Association. Bow’s Dennis Ordway was named D-III Assistant Coach of the Year, and Winnisquam’s …

Concord High claims Monitor Cup for second straight school year

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Concord High successfully defended the Monitor Cup for the 2014-15 school year, keeping its claim as the top athletic program in the Monitor’s coverage area. The Crimson Tide built a big lead with a runaway winter season, then held off strong springs from Coe-Brown and Hopkinton. The Monitor …

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Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Baseball champs JMiller captured the Concord Northeast Double AA baseball championship. JMiller lost to Hopkinton Everyday Cafe on Friday night, 4-2, but came back to beat Constantly Pizza in an elimination game, 8-1. They then defeated Hopkinton Everyday …

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Monday, June 15, 2015

Golf results Greg Champagne shot a two-day total of 154 to win Beaver Meadow Golf Course’s Club Medal Championship. Tom Levins was five strokes back at 159. Sung Joo Lim was low net in the championship flight at 137, with Doug Dow at 140. In the first flight, …

Girls’ lacrosse all-state teams announced

Monday, June 15, 2015

Kearsarge’s Anna Stowell, a junior attack, is the lone area girls’ lacrosse player to receive first team all-state recognition, as voted on by the NH Girls’ Lacrosse Coaches Association. Stowell helped lead the Cougars to a 13-3 record and the Division III semifinals before losing to eventual champion …

Twin State lacrosse rosters announced

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Hopkinton’s James McCluskey and John Stark’s Terry Zervos will represent the boys’ team and Bishop Brady’s Sarah Thomas and John Stark’s Hailey Nase will represent the girls’ team for New Hampshire at the annual NH/VT Twin State lacrosse games Saturday at Hanover High. The girls’ game begins at …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Youth softball Concord NE Outdoor SportsCenter defeated MV Elektrisola in the AAA semifinals. Saraj Jenness pitched well for Outdoor SportsCenter and scored three runs. Delaney Duford had two hits and scored three runs, while Lucy Guilbert-Neal played well at second base. Madison Lane, Jaimes Southworth and Raenna Devone …

Town Crier for June 14, 2015

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Allenstown Construction begins on new community building ∎ A Matter of Balance workshop on managing concerns about falls will begin tomorrow from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. at the Suncook Senior Center and runs through Aug. 3. For more information, call Leslie at 485-4254. ∎ A ground-breaking ceremony will be …