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Hannah Mitchell of Pembroke reaches for the base while awaiting the call during a game against Coe-Brown at Pembroke Academy on Monday, May 4, 2015.

(CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff)

High school girls: Coe-Brown bounces back with win over Pembroke to regain top spot in D-II softball

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

The Coe-Brown softball team took its lumps last Friday in a rare defeat. The defending Division II champions and then-undefeated Bears lost to Windham, 8-0. They managed just four hits. The defense committed errors and Kianna Daudelin struggled in the circle. But the main difference between the usually dominant Bears and the squad that lost its undefeated season – “their …

High school boys: Hopkinton lacrosse rallies, but falls in double overtime

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

In a game between two teams near the top of the Division III standings, the Hopkinton boys’ lacrosse team didn’t given in. Plymouth simply scored the most opportune goal. Playing on the road against the Bobcats, Hopkinton trailed 4-2 after the first quarter, 7-3 at halftime and 9-6 after the third quarter before rallying to tie the game, 9-9. In the end, the …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

JV results The Bow JV baseball team picked up its third win of the season, beating Bishop Brady. Chase Graham and Chris Gallier combined for the win, throwing five innings of one-hit ball while striking out nine. Vincent Peterson paced the offense with six RBI and Mac Kimball scored five runs. ∎ The Bow boys’ JV lacrosse team defeated Derryfield, 2-1. Alex Killion scored …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, May 1, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (1) had 167 points at Tuesday’s 4-team meet where the 3 other teams combined for 100 points. 2. KEARSARGE BOYS’ TRACK (2) saw Zach Astle (first …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, May 1, 2015

Basketball champs The Penacook Pride 7th-grade girls’ AAU basketball team (above) went undefeated in the Merrimack River tournament at St. Anslem College last weekend. Bottom row, left to right: Morgan Tanguay, Taylor Bailey, Halyey Kenney and Rylee Boucher. …

SAU 18 nears end of superintendent search

Thursday, April 30, 2015

In the past decade, the SAU 18 superintendent position has been held by four different people. For nearly a year and a half, interim superintendents have guided the Franklin and Hill school districts, after the last full-time superintendent left before her contract ended. Within the next week, the …

High schools: Coe-Brown girls’ lacrosse beats Belmont, 12-3, for program’s first win

Thursday, April 30, 2015

NORTHWOOD – The offense kept attacking, the scoring came in waves and the defense stifled chance after chance. It was just the fourth game of its first season, but the Coe-Brown girls’ lacrosse team looked like it’s been …

High school Stars of the Day

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Lexi Colpack, Franklin softball, 3-for-3, triple, grand slam, 7 RBI, 4 runs, 3 SBs Izzy Dunn, Concord softball, 11-strikeout, 3-hit win in first varsity start Taylor Dow, Coe-Brown baseball, complete-game 1-hitter, 4 strikeouts Sarah Swanson, Pembroke softball, 4-for-4, 4 RBI in win Alexa Beaulieu, Coe-Brown girls’ lacrosse, 4 …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, April 30, 2015

JV results The Concord High JV softball team defeated Nashua South, 14-2 in six innings. Jillian Dusseault and Bailey Jackson each pitched three innings, with Dusseault starting and allowing two runs on three hits and two walks while striking out three, and Jackson closing and allowing one hit …

High schools: Concord track and field teams sweep meet against Winnacunnet

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

It might be school vacation week, but the Concord High boys’ and girls’ track and field team was hard at work yesterday. The Crimson Tide was visited by Winnacunnet for a dual meet at the Memorial Field in …

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Chris Cushing, Pembroke track and field, first in long jump discus and javelin Kathleen Collins, Coe-Brown track and field, first in shot put, discus, javelin Joe Cullinan, Hopkinton boys’ lacrosse, 5 goals, 2 assists in win Kat Jepson, Concord track and field, first in 200, high jump Joe …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

JV results The Concord girls’ lacrosse team defeated Pinkerton, 9-4. Jess Nelson, Olivia Painchaud, Delana Erickson, and Brett Stoddard each had two goals, while Tori Pelletier added one. Stephanie Resnick had five saves in goal. Crew results Concord crew competed against teams from New England and the greater …

High schools: Concord baseball makes the plays in 3-2 win over Merrimack

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The Concord High baseball team has spent the first five games of the season looking for an identity and some consistency. Game six provided some clarification. The Crimson Tide traveled to Merrimack yesterday and came away with a …