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High school Stars of the Day

Friday, April 18, 2014

Drew Kalil, Bishop Brady boys’ baseball, 5 IP, one earned run, 8 strikeouts; 2 hits, RBI in 6-5 win Jake Nelson, Hopkinton baseball, 9 strikeouts, 2 hits allowed in 6 innings; 3-for-5, 2 2Bs, 3B, 3 RBI in 11-4 win Anna Stowell, Kearsage girls’ lacrosse, 6 goals in 14-2 victory Josiah Platte, MV boys’ track, won shot put, javelin and discus in MV team victory Lauren Bolstridge, Winnisquam softball, 2-for-3, … 0

High Schools: Brady baseball team gets some relief, and a victory

Friday, April 18, 2014

The Bishop Brady baseball team didn’t stay down for long. After opening its season with a 6-1 loss to Hopkinton on Monday, the Green Giants bounced back and battled their way to a 6-5 victory over feisty Hillsboro-Deering (0-3) yesterday. It was a back-and-forth affair with lead changes throughout. With Brady leading 2-1 … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, April 18, 2014

JV results The Hopkinton JV baseball team (1-0) defeated Conant, 7-3. Tucker Windhurst (2-for-4, RBI), Ben McManus (1-for-4, two RBI) and Riley McNicholas (2-for-4, RBI) led the offensive attack. McManus (four innings, one run, 10 strikeouts) led the Hawks on the mound. ∎ The Bishop Brady and Merrimack Valley JV girls’ lacrosse teams tied, 9-9. ∎ The Coe-Brown JV softball team defeated Pembroke, 17-0. ∎ The … 0

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school tennis teams

Monday, April 7, 2014

High school TENNIS outlook Boys Bishop Brady Division: II Coach: Rick Skarinka (4th year) Last year: 8-6, did not make tournament Returning starters: Raventh Damerla, sr.; Jack Bryck, jr.; Brendon Bryck, sr.; Logan Sigua, jr.; Nick Vermette, sr.; Thomas MacMullin, so. Top newcomers: Danny Bryck, fr.; Sam Marshall, … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, April 7, 2014

College standouts Concord’s Katie Kennard doubled and scored a run in the Plymouth State softball team’s 4-2 loss to Western Connecticut St. yesterday. Youth hockey The New Hampshire Distributors, Inc. Concord Capitals Squirt 2 hockey team fell to Reading, Mass., in the Squirt AA championship game in the … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, April 6, 2014

Hockey champs The Concord Capitals Residential Mortgage Services PeeWee 1 team defeated Everett (Mass.), 2-0, to win the North Atlantic Championship in Valley Hockey League action. Jake Nelson (goal, assist), Brett Patnode (goal, assist) and Anders Norton (assist) … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, April 5, 2014

College standout Weare’s Rebecca Beaulieu scored a game-high five goals in the Mount Ida women’s lacrosse team’s 15-14 victory over Fitchburg State. ∎ Penacook’s Mike Lavery scored three second-half goals to lead the Norwich men’s lacrosse team to an 8-4 victory over Johnson & Wales. Canterbury’s Andrew Dustin had … 0

Hopkinton children’s librarian selected as Children’s Librarian of the Year

Friday, April 4, 2014

Leigh Maynard, the children’s and youth services librarian at the Hopkinton Town Library, was selected as the New Hampshire Children’s Librarian of the Year by the Children’s Library Section of the New Hampshire Library Association. Maynard has been … 0

Letter: Home-state idol

Friday, April 4, 2014

I am very disappointed in the lack of support shown in the Monitor for young Alex Preston of Mont Vernon. I don’t know him personally, but he is a very talented singer and musician who is a finalist on American Idol. I would have thought a New Hampshire-born … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, April 4, 2014

Basketball clinic The Concord Boys and Girls Club will be starting its eight-week Skills and Drills clinic on Monday. The clinic will be held Mondays and Wednesdays through May 28. The cost of the session is $100. Proof of recent physical and immunization records are also required when … 0

Hopkinton music teacher wins Christa McAuliffe Sabbatical to promote listening

Friday, April 4, 2014

For Hopkinton music teacher Mike Alberici, the job is more than exposing kids to the works of Bach and Beethoven. It’s teaching his students how to actively listen in an age when technology, such as texting, is changing … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Camps/clinics/lessons NH GOLF ASSOCIATION will hold a rules of golf clinic Saturday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Beaver Meadow Golf Course in Concord. A $20 fee is charged to defray the cost of lunch. Call John at 540-1631 or email jjelley@nhgolf.com to register. Space is limited. Hillcat Baseball … 0