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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Softball champs The NH Comets U16 White softball team captured the Paul Wilcox Memorial U16 Tournament in Keene. Members of the championship team are: (front row, l-r) Brooke Palmer, Katelyn Hill, Molly Tinker, Katlyn Coulter, Hanne Nichols; (back row, l-r) Bill Varnell, Felicia Walalis, Kaylee Marshe, Kelsey Fisher, Maddison Urizandi, Kiara Roberge, Bethany Hector, Jennifer French; (missing from photo) Nicole …

Town Crier for June 28, 2015

Sunday, June 28, 2015

Allenstown Fresh, homemade treats ∎ The Old Allenstown Meeting House Committee will meet Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Allenstown Police Department. It will discuss the upcoming event to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Old Meeting House on July 18. ∎ The Allenstown Historical Society will hold its annual bake sale Friday from 11 …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, June 27, 2015

Twin State field hockey New Hampshire defeated Vermont in the annual Twin State Field Hockey Classic, 4-3, on an overtime goal from Lebanon’s Emily Perryman. Perryman led New Hampshire with two goals and an assist. The annual game is contested between the top senior field hockey players from both states. Youth baseball The Weare Nationals U19 split a doubleheader with the Concord-Carlisle Patriots …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, June 12, 2015

ASA softball champs The NH Comets 12U Blue went 6-0 to win the Southern Maine Diamond Challenge championship. Offensively, Ellie Frederick (.562, seven RBI), Halle Laramie (.556, three doubles, two triples), Ami Rivera (.556, three doubles, two triples) …

Hopkinton continues its 250th celebration with historical walk

Friday, June 12, 2015

As part of Hopkinton’s 250th celebration, the town’s Conservation Committee and Open Space Committee will host a guided walking tour of the town’s Village Greenway tomorrow morning. Along the way, town residents will be stationed at different landmarks in town to tell hikers more about the history of …

Derryfield seniors getting ready for graduation

Friday, June 12, 2015

The Derryfield School teaches students starting in sixth grade, but the name given to students who spend seven years at the school signifies a permanence to their time there. The students who begin at the middle school and …

Hopkinton boys’ lacrosse loses heartbreaker to Pelham in semifinals

Thursday, June 11, 2015

LACONIA – It only took minutes for the improbable upset bid staged by the Hopkinton boys’ lacrosse team to go up in smoke last night. The lead was gone in the closing seconds of regulation and the game …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Youth baseball In Concord Northeast Cal Ripken majors action, Banks Chevrolet edged Rowley Agency in the first round of the playoffs. For Rowley, Tyler Wright led the offense, while Jonah Wachter was solid on the mound, fanning five. Trevor Smith led the pitching effort for Banks, while Tyler …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Thursday, June 11, 2015

High school tournaments today Baseball Division III semifinals At Gill Stadium, Manchester No. 4 Hopkinton (16-2) vs. No. 1 Campbell (18-0), 7 p.m. Previous tournament games: Hopkinton blanked No. 13 Gilford, 3-0, and edged No. 5 Somersworth, 6-5. Campbell ousted No. 16 Bow, 10-0, and No. 8 Conant, …

Sex offender handed 20-year sentence for caring for young teen in Concord, Hopkinton

Thursday, June 11, 2015

A 70-year-old man convicted of breaching his sex offender registration requirements by caring for a young teen has been sentenced to 20 years in prison. Max Wilson of Antrim was found guilty last year of four felony counts of prohibition from child-care services. Under state law, he is …

Announcements: Create a memorial mosaic

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

HOPKINTON Make a mosaic Rosemary Dougal was a longtime volunteer and supporter of the Hopkinton Town Library. Through the generosity of her family and friends, the library commissioned local mosaic artist Lizz Van Saunto to work with community members to create a memorial mosaic piece on the lawn …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

High school tournaments today Softball Division I semifinals At Southern NH University No. 8 Concord (14-6) vs. No. 4 Dover (16-4), 7 p.m. Previous tournament games: Concord eliminated No. 9 Merrimack, 8-1, and No. 16 Pinkerton, 5-2. Dover rolled past No. 13 Bedford, 13-1, and No. 5 Alvirne, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Northeast Girls’ Lacrosse League champs Seven Bow girls were members of the 2015 NH Girls Tomahawks spring elite team that competed with other NH teammates in the Northeast Girls Lacrosse League of Massachusetts. The team won the A …