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Elliot Lukaitis of Kearsarge competes in the 300 hurdles during a track and field meet at Belmont High School, Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

High schools: Kearsarge boys, Winnisquam girls claim victory in seven-team track meet

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

There was no doubt with the boys. Kearsarge claimed first place in 13 of 16 events to finish with 216.5 points and run away with the win in a seven-team track and field meet yesterday at Belmont. But it was a different story with the girls as Winnisquam used its depth and another great day from Jaila Remillard to finish …

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Zach Astle, Kearsarge track, first in shot put, discus and javelin in 7-team meet; team finished first Sadie Kaplan, Franklin track, first in shot put, discus and javelin in 7-team meet; team finished sixth Jaila Remillard, Winnisquam track, first long jump and 100 hurdles, second high jump in 7-team meet; team finished first Alexis Blanchette, Hopkinton softball, 6 innings pitched and 2-for-4 batting …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

JV result The Concord JV girls’ lacrosse team beat Hollis-Brookline, 14-0. Jess Nelson led the Tide with five goals. Brenna Vandersea and Brett Stoddard each added three. Morgan Sisson, Maddie Audet and Olivia Painchaud each scored one. Jodie Simonton and Chloe Bemis led the defense. Steph Resnick had four saves in net. Freshman results The Concord freshman softball team defeated Concord Christian Academy. …

Music school students perform in national choirs

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Nine current and alumni members of the Concord Community Music School’s Purple Finches children’s chorus were selected to participate in the Organization of American Kodaly Educators national choirs, following a competitive audition process. All students from the school who auditioned this placed in the national choirs. They are …

High school Stars of the Day

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Martin Hecka, Bishop Brady baseball, 2 grand slams, 8 RBI in 15-14 win Amanda Riley, Coe-Brown softball, 2 homers, 6 RBI in 14-0 win Colby Clark, Pittsfield baseball, complete-game 1-hitter, 9 strikeouts in 1-0 win Cassidy Emerson, Concord softball, homer, double, single, 3 RBI in 13-8 win Ben …

High schools: Tide boys’ tennis team cruises to surprisingly easy victory over Exeter

Thursday, April 23, 2015

The season is young, but there was already history between Concord and Exeter before yesterday’s boys’ tennis match at Memorial Field. The Crimson Tide lost to Exeter in the regular season last year, but then beat the Blue Hawks in the Division I quarterfinals. Concord also beat Exeter …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, April 23, 2015

JV results The Concord JV baseball team lost to Exeter, 9-7. Chris Fields ripped a bases-clearing double, while Griff Gilbert hit a two-run double. Eli Boyle contributed two hits. ∎ The Hillsboro-Deering JV baseball team lost to Somersworth, 8-7, on a walk-off base hit in the bottom of the …

High schools: Concord girls’ lacrosse team rolls to first victory

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

During its first three games, the Concord High girls’ lacrosse team scored 10 goals. Yesterday against Manchester Memorial, the Crimson Tide got goals from 11 different players. Senior Gabi Stewart led the balanced attack with three goals as …

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Angel Feliz, Concord boys’ track, 1st 100, 200, long jump, on winning 4x100 relay Jake Landry, MV baseball, 7 IP, 10K, 2 hit shutout, 6-0 win over Kearsarge Taylor Darrell, Bow girls’ lacrosse, 6 goals in 18-8 win Nick Fleury, Hopkinton boys’ track, 1st 100, 1st long jump, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

JV results The Hopkinton JV softball team dropped a mercy-rule-shortened game against Pembroke. Alexis Ferns did a great job behind the plate and hit a single. Meg Eborn and Grace Gauthier each pitched well and hit a single. Daniella Taveras had two singles and played well at shortstop …

Hopkinton covered bridge closed after truck damages structure

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Rowell Bridge, a historic covered bridge in Hopkinton, is closed after a truck damaged the bridge Monday night. “The truck caught and damaged a couple of rafters and the bridge will remain closed until they are fixed,” Town …

High schools: Kearsarge girls’ lacrosse edges John Stark, 8-7, in triple overtime

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

With rain making the lacrosse field at Kearsarge Regional High School unplayable, the John Stark Generals and the Cougars moved their matchup to the wind-riddled and rain-soaked turf fields at Colby-Sawyer College. Neither team conceded to the other, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Youth lacrosse The Concord Crush U-9 Orange team won its home opener against Windham, 12-10. Scoring goals were Chilli Cabot, Henry Brochu, Teigan Mason and Tyler Fennely. Churchhill Slathe played well in goal. ∎ The Blue Storm U-11 team had two games over the weekend, beating Amherst, 7-3 and …