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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, August 22, 2014

Hiking feat Megan Farrell of Alton set a new women’s record in the White Mountains Hut Traverse, hiking approximately 50 miles in 16 hours, 47 minutes. Farrell beat the previous women’s record set in 2012 by 16 minutes. The White Mountains Hut Traverse is an endurance race combining extreme hiking and running skills. Participants race for 49 miles along the Appalachian Mountain Club trails, spanning eight huts that play host … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Local golfer Concord Country Club’s Matt Arvantits finished tied for ninth place in the New England PGA Championship at Golf Club of New England in Stratham, finishing with a score of 4 over par. Mojalaki golf Kathy Kuhn and Rosie Dennerly placed first in the Mojalaki ladies’ fun league on Tuesday morning. Lori Lambert and Nancy Guimond came in second place with Dorothy … 0

Trio of area swimmers conquers English Channel

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

The plan was hatched in early 2013. After a few adjustments, months of training and some anxious moments at the very end, it all came together when Concord’s Joe Bledsoe hit the beach in Cape Gris Nez, France. Bledsoe, 50, was part of a three-man relay team along with Concord’s Curt Whittaker and … 0

Hopkinton Middle/High School Honors

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

The following students earned honors in the fourth quarter at Hopkinton Middle / High School: Grade 12 High Honors: Katherine Andrew, Nicole Cullinan, Emma Donahue, Brian Hauschild, Hannah Hughes, Gordon MacDonald, JordanRose Mack, Brittany Marshall, Jacob Mechaber, Elyssa Morse, Hannah Needleman, Joshua Salzberg, Paige Scammon, Amy Sharpe and … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Concord ‘B’ tennis In Concord City ‘B’ tennis tournament action: ∎ In the final match of the first round Krishna Giri beat Brian Woodman 6-4, 6-0. ∎ Amir Alic got the better of No. 1 seed, Tony Janes in the first match of the quarterfinals, 4-6, 6-2, 6-4. ∎ Third-seeded … 0

Mr. and Mrs. Arnold

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Robert and Ruth (Baer) Arnold formerly of Concord recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary. They were married July 16, 1949 at the First Church in Springfield, Mass. They celebrated their anniversary with their three children and extended family … 0

Letter: A slanted caption

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

The Monitor took an interesting slant in captioning its front page candidate photos for the District 15 Democratic primary race for state senate (Monitor front page, July 30). Of all the things the Monitor could have written about the candidates, the paper went with: Kass Ardinger, 54-year old … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Concord ‘B’ tennis In Concord City “B” tennis tournament action: ∎ Tony Janes defeated Madhab Gurung, 6-1, 6-0. ∎ Justin Toler beat Bir Shah, 6-2, 6-2. ∎ Amir Alic defeated Binit Shah, 6-4, 6-2. ∎ Janak Rimal defeated Pradip Sitaula, 6-4, 6-3. ∎ Michael Constantin defeated Robin Thapa after losing the first set, … 0

Police investigating I-89 burglaries

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

The state police were investigating several early morning burglaries yesterday at convenience stores in Contoocook, Warner, New London and Claremont. Police officials said in a statement that the break-ins occurred sometime after midnight, but provided no other details. One of the stores was Mr. Mikes Mini Mart on … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, August 4, 2014

Local golf Fletcher Sokul (146) won the Club Championship at Concord Country Club, edging Bob Mielcarz by one stroke (147) and Mark Douglas (148) by two strokes. In the first flight, Norm West (143) defeated Glenn Sylvester (143) in a playoff, as well as Jim Wolcott (145) and … 0

PHOTOS: Goats at Beech Hill Farm in Hopkinton

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Pansy, a goat at Beech Hill Farm in Hopkinton, recently gave birth to four baby goats. Three have survived. Multiple births for goats are rare. … 0

PHOTOS: Local boy performs violin recital

Sunday, August 3, 2014

Brennan Adams, 14, performed his Suzuki violin graduation recital in Hopkinton yesterday. Brennan has studied under the same teacher for almost 10 years. He practices playing every day. … 0

New Hampshire makes it 14 in a row over Vermont in Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl

Saturday, August 2, 2014

HANOVER – The swarming, stifling defense showed up, as expected. But New Hampshire’s Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl offense wasn’t about to let one side of the ball soak in all of the spotlight. Bolstered by an up-tempo, explosive … 0