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Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Friday, February 27, 2015

Girls’ basketball Division IV quarterfinals No. 6 Pittsfield (14-5) at No. 3 Groveton (16-3), 7 p.m. Previous tournament games: Pittsfield ousted No. 11 Concord Christian, 37-23. Groveton bested No. 14 Wilton-Lyndeborough, 61-43. Head to head: The teams did not meet during the regular season. Notes: For the third straight year, Pittsfield will make the trek to Groveton for a quarterfinal. The Panthers are hoping the ride home will be a …

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, February 27, 2015

Chayleigh Cadarette, Belmont girls’ basketball, 12 points, 15 rebounds Zach Mattos, Kearsarge boys’ basketball, 23 points, 13 rebounds, 3 blocks Trent Noordsij, Kearsarge boys’ basketball, 21 points, 8 assists, 7 rebounds Mike Legare, Hillsboro-Deering boys’ basketball, 28 points Joey Kulbacki, Hillsboro-Deering boys’ basketball, 20 points …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, February 27, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (6) scored in 10 of 13 events to win its third straight Division II championship. 2. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (1) could have split into two teams and finished 1-2 at the D-I championships. 3. BISHOP BRADY BOYS’ ALPINE SKIING (2) will send six skiers to the Meet of Champions Wednesday …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

JV results The Coe-Brown JV boys’ basketball team beat Plymouth, 62-32. Brody Ashley led the way with 15 points, while Shawn Spenard added eight and Taylor Dow seven. Unified basketball Jack Rich scored 26 points to lead the Bow Unified basketball team to a 54-25 win over Concord. …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, February 15, 2015

Basketball champs Bow 3 (3/4 girls) defeated the three other Bow teams to capture the 1st Bow Town Tournament championship. Bow 3 finished the season undefeated at 15-0, outscoring its opponents by a combined 397-91. Offensively, Bow 3 …

Track athletes stuck in the starting blocks by snow-outs

Sunday, February 15, 2015

This space should have been filled with a story about the NHIAA Indoor Track and Field Championships. Instead, it’s about those championships getting postponed … again. The track meets were originally scheduled to take place Feb. 8 at Dartmouth College, but snow changed those plans. The events were …

Division II swimming: Bow, Coe-Brown make strides at state meet

Saturday, February 14, 2015

DURHAM – It was a successful day in the pool for both the Bow and Coe-Brown girls’ swim teams at yesterday’s NHIAA Division II championships. Both schools made a bit of history at the University of New Hampshire’s …

Division II swimming highlights

Saturday, February 14, 2015

TEAM SCORES Girls Champion: Oyster River 271 Runner-up: St. Thomas 135 Area teams 8. Bow 65 9. Coe-Brown 53 21. John Stark 11 Boys Champion: Oyster River 242 Runner-up: Hanover 151 Area teams 12. Coe-Brown 22 17. Bishop Brady 3 Top area swimmers Emelia Cronshaw, Coe-Brown, second in …

High schools: Winnisquam prepares for D-III meet with win at Cavalier Duals

Saturday, February 14, 2015

With one week to go before the Division III state tournament, three local wrestling teams competed in the nine-team Hollis-Brookline Cavalier Duals tournament, a series of dual meets matching schools against opponents they hadn’t faced during the regular dual meet season. Winnisquam took advantage of that opportunity, defeating …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, February 14, 2015

JV result The Concord High JV wrestling team finished second at the JV State Tournament. Jay Davis (120), Josh Ames (145) and Levi Lakin (285) were champions in their respective divisions. Liddon Ling (126), Ben Bougery (132), Jayln Stone (170) and Jon Weinberg (182) finished the runner-up. Ian …

High schools: Coe-Brown boys’ basketball team gets back on track with tough win over MV

Saturday, February 14, 2015

After falling in overtime to Hanover on Tuesday and a tough four-point loss against Milford on Thursday, the Coe-Brown boys’ basketball team was hungry for a win when it travelled to Merrimack Valley last night. The Bears found …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, February 14, 2015

James McCluskey, Hopkinton skiing, wins ski jumping championship to secure skimeister title Dana Bean, Franklin boys’ basketball, 19 points, 20 rebounds in 47-42 win Adam Nelson, Bow boys’ basketball, 23 points, 6 assists, 7 3-pointers in 57-37 win Brooke Vien, Pittsfield girls’ basketball, 12 points and go-ahead bucket …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Golden Gloves boxing champ Gerard Rhude of Hill defeated his opponent in round 1 of the finals to win the men’s 165-pound Open Class Championship, and his second Golden Gloves title, at the NNE Golden Gloves, a three-week …