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Monday, December 22, 2014

Delivering meals On behalf of the Henniker Food Pantry we wanted to say a very grateful thank you to everyone who donated food or money to help support our Thanksgiving efforts this year. As was mentioned in the townwide letter, the pantry survives on donations alone and with the increased numbers of people requiring help in our town, the need was especially great this year. But thanks to the great …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, December 22, 2014

Freshman results The Concord High School girls’ freshman basketball team defeated Bishop Guertin, 60-28. Jada Duvert (19 points, 20 rebounds) led the Tide offense along with Catherine Reynolds (11 points, six steals, three assists). Kasie Malone (eight points, three blocks) provided a solid defensive effort. Middle school results The Chichester 7th/8th-grade boys’ basketball team won the 2014 Hopkinton Holiday Classic Championship, defeating Kearsarge …

Preview capsules of the area’s Division II high school swim teams

Monday, December 22, 2014

Bishop BradY Division: II Coach: Nancy Stehno (1st year) Last year: Girls: DNS; Boys: DNS Returning STARTERS: Girls: Aly Senko, Amelia Toole, Bryana Rochenski; Boys: Jacob Faretra, Matt Fogarty, Jacob Smith, Hunter Blake, Curtis Lashon, Xiaoyuan Zhang Top newcomers: Girls: Yolanda Wang; Boys: Brendan Sica Outlook: After failing to score or qualify for the state meet last year, this year’s goal is to …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Chay Cadarette, Belmont, 15 points, 20 rebounds in 45-35 win Devi Kraushaar, Kearsarge, 15 points in 67-11 win Maddie Clark, Hopkinton, 16 points in 47-35 win …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, December 5, 2014

Middle school results The Hopkinton Middle School boys’ basketball team lost in the final second in its opener to Conant, 54-52. Hopkinton was led by Kevin Newton-Delgado with 20 points, Caleb Yianakololos and Mike Baer with 10 points each and Ben Bickford with six points. Colby Quiet and …

Capsule preview outlook of the area’s high school D-III and D-IV girls’ basketball teams

Friday, December 5, 2014

High school D-III and D-IV girls’ basketball outlook Belmont Division: III Coach: Mark Dawalga (3rd year) Last year: 10-10, reached second round Returning players: Cassie Contigiani, sr.; Jackelyn Robarge, sr.; Makayla Donovan, sr.; Chayleigh Cadarette, sr.; Courtney Claremont, jr.; Andreya Murphy, jr.; Megan Prescott, jr.; Shannon Davies, so.; …

Letter: Line burial an investment

Thursday, December 4, 2014

The electric companies claim it would be “cost prohibitive” to bury the power lines, which would have prevented the power lines from coming down during the latest storm. I would like to know how that cost compares to the cost of all the out-of-state workers (transportation, lodging, meals, …

Ray Duckler: At Henniker campground, residents (campers?) look for answers

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Tina Roe doesn’t want to move after six years in the same home. But she will if forced to, and she already has a place picked out. “I’m going to take a tent and pitch it in the …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Middle school results The Deerfield Community School girls’ basketball team defeated Epsom Middle School, 32-27. Leading scorers for Deerfield were Ashley Nault and Caroline Clark. ∎ The Rundlett girls’ A basketball team lost to Bedford. Helen Massah, Paige Weatherbee, Quinn Daniels, Anaya Nadeau and Carly Torrence led the defense. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Youth hockey The Brine Team Sales Concord Capitals Mite 1 team dropped both games this past weekend. In Saturday’s 10-7 loss against the Back Bay Squirt 1 team, Dawson Fancher (three goals), Cameron Plumb (two goals) and Colin Ala (two goals) scored, with Henry Brochu (two assists) also …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Middle school results The Rundlett Middle School girls’ basketball B team (1-1) lost to Windham. Famay Shegow led the Dukes with six points. Courtney Gage and Rabina Rai played well on defense. College standout Bow’s Connor Brown, a junior, is the leading scorer for the Tufts University men’s …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Wrestling inductees The 6th annual Concord Wrestling Hall Of Fame Banquet was held Saturday Night at Beaver Meadow Golf Club. Inducted into the Class of 2015 were (pictured above, l-r) Chris Bartlett, Eaton Tarbell III, Lee Miller and …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Youth hockey The EPTAM Plastics Concord Capitals Peewee 3 team beat Laconia, 2-0. Donovan Hayes and Jake Marcoux scored for Concord. Marcoux and Parker Savoy had assists. Curtis Mann earned the shutout. ∎ Beauregard Equipment Concord Capitals Squirt 3 defeated Dover, 3-2. Daniel Chase (two goals) and Ashton Laroche …