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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Youth baseball Hillsboro/Pembroke beat Weare, 6-1, in the first round of the Granite State Baseball Wood Bat League. H/P was led by pitcher Dominic Downs, who threw a two-hitter with nine strikeouts and no walks, striking out five of the first six batters of the game and retiring the final nine without surrendering a hit. Catcher Brandon Soules was solid behind the plate and also had two RBI and two … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Local golf Duston Country Club held its two-day guest tournament this weekend. For the men, Mike Zack and Austin Fox placed first with a net score of 78 and were followed by Tom Flanagan and Al Appel (78), John Holbrook and Matt Holbrook (79), Jon Routon and Bill Gould (81) and Jeff Chandler and Colin Abbott (81). Jim Schoch and Geoff Martin won … 0

White-Mostue

Monday, July 28, 2014

Bethany White and Sam Mostue were married June 21 at Duston Country Club in Hopkinton. The Rev. Gordon Crouch of the First Church of Hopkinton performed the double-ring ceremony. Kate Van Vorst was maid of honor. Katryn Belanger, cousin of the bride; Amy Ober, cousin of the bride; Christine Meyer; and Lauren Nardini … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, July 3, 2014

Legion baseball result The Concord Post 21 Legion team (5-4) split a doubleheader with Sweeney of Manchester. Sweeney won the first game, 2-1, in eight innings. Concord won the nightcap, 3-2. Golf results Lois Davis won two segments of the “Nassau Tournament” at the Concord Country Club. Her … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Softball All-Star game New Hampshire swept Maine, 12-1 and 12-5, in the sixth annual high school Senior All State All-Star softball games at Portsmouth’s Alumni-Wentworth Field on Monday. New Hampshire’s Natalie Fabrizio (Pinkerton) got the win in game one, while teammate Amanda Bickford (Salem) had three hits. In … 0

Construction to begin on $3 million expansion of Contoocook fire station

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

By mid-July, work will begin on a $3 million expansion to the Contoocook Village fire station that Hopkinton voters approved at this year’s town meeting. The initial construction was originally scheduled to begin by this weekend, but was slightly delayed because it took longer than expected to finalize … 1

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Softball 12U state champs The NH Lightning softball team won the NH ASA State 12U Class A Tournament over the weekend in Keene. The Lightning went undefeated (5-0), beating NE Hurricanes Blue on Friday, Black Widows and Northeast … 0

DAR members attend grave marker dedication

Monday, June 30, 2014

Six members of the Mercy Hathaway White Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution attended the DAR grave marker dedication for their deceased member H. Virginia (Ginny) Millard Kennedy on June 20 at the Lakeside … 0

Richey-Adelstein

Monday, June 30, 2014

Elizabeth Richey and Ian Adelstein were married May 31 at Jackson House Inn in Woodstock, Vt. Nicole Adelstein, sister of the groom, performed the double-ring ceremony. Kate Richey, sister of the bride, was maid of honor. Patrick Adelstein, … 0

Knight-Rice

Monday, June 30, 2014

Meagan Knight and Andrew Rice of Warner announce their engagement. Knight is the daughter of Greg Knight and Laura Knight, both of Warner. Rice is the son of John and Janice Rice of Loudon. Knight graduated from Concord High School in 2009. She is a candle designer at … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, June 30, 2014

Darrell named lax All-American Taylor Darrell, a rising sophomore and Bow High School girls’ lacrosse player, has been selected as a 2014 Brine National High School All-American and will play on the New England region team at the Brine National Lacrosse Classic in Boyds, Md., this week. The … 0

Ray Duckler: A quiet man creates a lot of noise

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Matt DeWitt is a man of few words, in a noisy world of war and patriotism. He lost both arms because of an improvised explosive device in Iraq 11 years ago, shortly after the first U.S. troops entered … 2

Gaudet wins MVP as West beats East in CHaD All-Star game

Sunday, June 29, 2014

MANCHESTER – Defense led the West team to a 24-7 victory in yesterday’s CHaD NH East-West All-Star game at St. Anselm College. And Concord’s Marc Gaudet led the defense. “We had Marc Gaudet leading us as a linebacker, … 0