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Merrimack Valley's Izzy Hoyt pushes the ball across the pitch during Tuesday's field hockey game against Kennett on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014. Merrimack Valley lost, 1-2.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school field hockey teams

Sunday, August 30, 2015

High school field hockey outlook Merrimack Valley Division: II Coach: Kim Kenney (21st year) Last year: 8-8-0, reached quarterfinals Returning starters: Izzy Hoyt, sr., F; Grace Montgomery, jr., F; Raegan Baillargeon, jr., F/D; Jess Mulleavey, jr., MF; Madyn Kenney, jr., MF; Lauryn Masse, jr., D; Kylee Warren, so., G; Chloe Rattee, so., D Outlook: “We have many returning starters, but …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, August 30, 2015

JV results The Bow High girls’ JV soccer team tied Fall Mountain, 1-1, through double overtime. Scoring the lone goal for Bow was Savannah Twombly. Amanda Marshall and Kayleigh Marshall were dynamic in the midfield and Zoe Jukoski applied great pressure up top. Megan Remick and Julia Landcastle played well defensively. Youth football The Concord Capitols improved their record to 2-0 with a …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Basketball champions The Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Concord recently held its men’s summer league championship games. In the A Division championship game, East Concord Grass Roots (pictured, left) completed an undefeated season defeating New Heights Roofing, 93-70. ECGR was led by Jimmy Thorpe (31 points), Coleton Neely (26 points) and Jackson …

Henniker Lions Club fighting for the right to water its community garden

Friday, August 7, 2015

The Henniker Lions Club is asking state politicians for help with a long-running disagreement with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers over water usage for its community garden. For the last few years, the club has been trying …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, August 7, 2015

Golf results Kevin Hobbs and Will Brunkhorst won the Two-Ball Best Ball event on Thursday at Concord Country Club, shooting a score of 60. Behind them were four teams shooting 61 including: Don Young and Tony Hartigan, Steve Murphy and Will Brunkhorst, Jon Lang and Jay Salamy, and …

Announcements: Check out a show celebrating Vaudeville

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Celebrate Vaudeville The Henniker/Weare Youth Theater will present The Audition of a Lifetime at John Stark Regional High School on Aug. 14 at 7 p.m. and Aug. 15 at 4 and 7 p.m. Admission is by donation. Roles are still available for youth ages 6 to 19. The …

People for Aug. 6, 2015

Thursday, August 6, 2015

ALLENSTOWN Justin Gover was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine. BARNSTEAD Anthony Frangione was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at the University of New England in Biddeford, Maine. BOSCAWEN Alison Egounis was …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Softball results The NH Lightning 16U Black ASA softball team earned its fifth runner-up finish of the season during the 10th annual Caroline Farley Memorial Tournament in Hopkinton. The Lightning went 6-1, including a 3-0 record in pool play to earn the No. 3 seed in the elimination …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Youth basketball Bow (2-5) fell to Spartans Yellow, 68-22 in Sportszone 7th/8th-grade boys’ summer league action. Offensively, Bow was led by Cooper Larrabee (11 points) and Nick Aubrey (six points). Ben Harris and Steven Guerrette grabbed 12 rebounds apiece. Seabass Beaulieu and Brian Carter led the team in …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

14U softball champs The NH Lightning 14U-Blue team ended its season with a title at the Caroline Farley Memorial Tournament, defeating the Salem White Hurricanes team, 4-3. In the championship game, Jessica Beeso hit a two-run double and …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, August 2, 2015

Hole in one Kyle Brown shot a hole in one during the Pembroke Pines Country Club Member Guest on Saturday. Brown aced the 125-yard 16th hole. Concord CC results Will McLaughlin shot a 71 yesterday, tacking on to his 68 from Saturday, to conclude two days of spectacular …

People for Aug. 3, 2015

Sunday, August 2, 2015

CONTOOCOOK Brett Power earned a bachelor’s degree of music in sound recording technology from the University of Massachusetts-Lowell. Marissa Bohlman was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Clark University in Worcester, Mass. DUNBARTON Meghan Casey earned a doctorate in physical therapy from Franklin Pierce …

Announcements: Cook up your best chili

Sunday, August 2, 2015

HENNIKER Chili masters Time to sign up as a chili maker for the annual Fire On the Mountain Chili Fest, sponsored by the Henniker Rotary Club, scheduled for Aug. 23 from noon to 4:30 p.m. at Pats Peak Ski Area. In addition to chili, there will be live …