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Hillsboro

‘Kearsarge 2, Hillsboro-Deering 1’

Saturday, September 1, 2012

‘ The Hillcats (2-1) surrendered two early goals due to sloppy defense, but picked up their game in the final half only to come up shorthanded after the Cougar defense stood tall. Kearsarge (1-1) built its lead with goals from Jacob Donovan (13 minute) and Andrew VanHooydonk (26th minute). H-D cut the lead to one just three minutes into the second half as Andrew Hudson finished off a Josh Gould …

‘Good candidate for Hillsboro, Antrim’

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

‘ I write to endorse the reelection of Rep. Marjorie Porter to a second term in the New Hampshire House, representing Antrim, Hillsboro and Windsor. For the past two years, Porter has been a voice of reason and common sense in a Legislature that has often seemed to be badly off track. Her biweekly newspaper articles have given folks a candid and sometimes …

Official quits amid secrecy

Thursday, August 2, 2012

‘ The Hillsboro selectmen spent more than $46,000 in legal fees for an investigation of their town administrator that led to his resignation last month, according to the selectmen. The investigation report about John Stetser’s job performance will remain private as part of Stetser’s resignation agreement, which the selectmen accepted last month. While the selectmen said they hope the town will now move …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Middle school result The Rundlett Middle School girls’ basketball A team fell to Hudson. Marissa Payne (nine points) and Ananya Nadeau (five points) led the offense. Carly Torrence, Helen Massah and Shrey Dua played well defensively. St. Paul’s result The St. Paul’s School girls’ varsity hockey team opened …

High school soccer All-State teams

Thursday, November 20, 2014

The Twin State Lions Cup soccer games will have a distinctly local feel next summer, with eight girls and four boys from the area competing for New Hampshire when it takes on its counterparts from Vermont. Pembroke’s Kristin Kezar and Molly Hamilton, Bow’s Lilly Naimie and Lauren Scarpetti, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Youth hockey The New Hampshire Distributors, Inc. Concord Capitals peewee 2 team lost to Winchester, Mass., 6-3. Alex Pfiefer (two goals) and Knox Brown scored for Concord, with an assist coming from Cabot Lineberry. Adam Omundson played strong in goal. ∎ The Concord Mites travel team defeated the Laconia …

People for Nov. 6, 2014

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

CONTOCOOK Mikayla Belson began studying at Emerson College in Boston She is a marketing communications major. DUNBARTON Bryanna Kelly participated in a marathon with students and faculty of Eastern Connecticut State University in Willimantic to show support for …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Youth hockey The Angelina’s Ristaurante CYHA Peewee 1 team beat Stoneham, 4-1. Brett Patnode was involved in all four goals, recording two goals and two assists. Ronan Walsh scored the other two goals. Goalie Alex Reynolds was strong in net, with defensemen Colin O’Brien, CJ Smethurst, Ben Daniels …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, November 17, 2014

Youth basketball The Bow grade 3/4 girls’ basketball team defeated Bedford, 25-12, at the Bedford Basketball Jamboree. Lyndsey and Isabella LaPerle combined for 16 points, while Alexandra Larrabee (four points) and Ellie Pingree led the team in rebounds. Megan Landcastle had several assists while Kendall Murray played tough …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Youth hockey The Concord Residential Mortgage Services Bantam 2 team defeated Triboro, 6-2. Harrison Parent led the offense with three goals and an assist. Derek Kelleher (goal, assist), Ethan Crandlemire (goal, assist), Logan Wineriter (goal, assist) and Will Shoemaker (assist) finished out the scoring. Kyle McKinnon and Zack …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Football champions The Bow Bulldogs 8th-grade varsity team (pictured) won the Granite State Football League championship in Bow last Sunday. The Bulldogs capped their 7-1 season with a championship win over the John Stark Generals, 16-14. NH Mavericks …

High school cross country 2014 All-Star teams announced

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Coe-Brown claimed six of the 10 spots on the Division II cross country girls’ All-Star Team, and 14 area runners overall were honored by the New Hampshire cross country coaches. Coe-Brown’s Davio DeLuca made the Division II boys’ All-Star team, joining Julia Cormier, Elisabeth Danis, Brooke Laskowsky, Hannah …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Saturday, November 15, 2014

High school tournaments today Football Division III South championship No. 2 Campbell (7-2) at No. 1 Bow (9-0), 1 p.m. Previous tournament games: Bow beat No. 4 Bishop Brady, 54-14. Campbell handled No. 3 Somersworth, 34-19. head to head: The Falcons downed Campbell, 35-7, in the season opener …