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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 …

Capsule preview outlook of the area’s high school Division II girls’ basketball teams

Thursday, December 11, 2014

High school girls’ basketball Division II outlook Bishop Brady Division: II Coach: Aaron Brochu (3rd year) Last year: 18-3, reached semifinals in D-III Returning starters: Melissa Mallahan, sr., F, 6-1; Sarah Thomas, sr., G, 5-8; Riley Bennett, so., G, 5-7 Top newcomer: Sam Will, fr., G/F, 6-2 Outlook: …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school Div. III & IV boys’ basketball teams

Thursday, December 11, 2014

High school boys’ basketball Divisions III & IV outlook Belmont Division: III Coach: Jim Cilley (1st year) Last year: 3-15, did not make tournament Returning starters: Chris Duggan, sr., G, 6-2; Trevor Hunt, so., F, 6-3; Andrew Derosia, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, December 11, 2014

JV results The Concord High JV wrestling team won 17 of 21 matches against Keene. The Tide had impressive wins from Alex Buteau, Liddon Ling, Ben Bougery, Riley LeClair, Jon Weinberg, Anthony Patten, Austin Lewis, Cal MacKenzie, Sean McCready and Sal Rinaldi. St. Paul’s results The St. Paul’s …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Youth basketball Concord Christian Academy’s 7/8 boys’ and girls’ basketball teams defeated Holy Trinity in Suncook Valley Basketball School League action. The Kingsmen boys were led by Noah Cummings (11 points, five steals) and Jacob Taylor (eight points, six rebounds). Luke Foster (six points) and Jon Foreman (two …

Capsule outlook of the area’s Division III high school wrestling teams

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

High school wrestling outlook Bow Division: III Coach: Ben Morrow (1st year as head coach) Last year: Tied-6 th Returning starters: Michael York, so., 106; Chris Forest, jr., 126; Brendan Mooney, sr., 138; Billy Target, sr., 152; Eric Scott, sr., 160; Matt Haddock, sr., 171; Jared Reynolds, so., …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Middle school results The Hopkinton Middle School boys’ basketball team beat Sunapee, 56-32. Caleb Yianakoplos scored nine points, Kevin Newton-Delgado had eight, Colby Quiet netted seven and Shepyrd Murdough added six. Larsen Burack also played well. ∎ The Hopkinton Middle School girls’ basketball defeated Sunapee. The Hawks were led …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, December 8, 2014

Middle school results The Rundlett Middle School girls’ basketball B team (2-1) defeated Nashua Catholic on Friday, 22-18. Ky Buchholz led the offense with 10 points, while Barbara Kilmister helped out with six. Youth hockey The Concord Residential Mortgage Services Bantam 2 hockey team defeated Chelmsford, 4-1, and …

Gingerbread house competition a Chichester family’s holiday tradition

Sunday, December 7, 2014

For many families, the end of Thanksgiving means the beginning of the Christmas season. Full-bellied merrymakers begin to think about buying gifts. But for Chichester’s Katie Shaw, it’s a signal that she needs to start baking gingerbread. She …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, December 6, 2014

High school basketball The Franklin High girls’ basketball team lost its season opener against Newfound, 56-30. “Newfound’s pressure frustrated us early and they just kept coming when they sensed the struggles,” Franklin Coach J.J. Winters said. Lexi Colpack and Zoe Kaplan scored seven points each to pace Franklin. …

High schools: Kearsarge spreads the wealth in season-opening girls’ basketball win over H-D

Saturday, December 6, 2014

NORTH SUTTON – With 11 varsity returnees and only one player lost to graduation from last year’s squad, the Kearsarge Regional girls’ basketball team is learning to spread the wealth. “We were a one-player offensive team last year,” …