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High school Player of the Season for girls’ basketball

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

MAYSON KIMBALL School: Merrimack Valley High Honors: The sophomore averaged a double-double through all four tournament games, leading the Pride in scoring in each one on the way to the title. 3 favorites: The fall season, my dog, basketball Winning a state championship is … Really exciting and something I want to experience again. Other than winning the title, what was the most memorable moment of your season? Our team dinners were always so fun. We ended up just hanging out around the table talking for longer than expected, and laughing a lot. Our team was very close this year! Who was the unsung hero … 0

Coe-Brown girls’ track wins easily at home; boys finish third

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The Coe-Brown girls’ track and field team made a statement at their home meet against Portsmouth and Kennett, scoring 105 points and handily defeating Portsmouth (31) and Kennett (27). The Bears had 10 athletes win a total of 12 events. Leading the way were Alley Savioli (first shotput, second discus), Megan Rouillard (first discus, second shotput), Jelesa Nelson (first triple jump, second 100, … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

JV results The Kearsarge JV softball team beat Hillsboro-Deering, 19-9. ∎ The Concord JV baseball team dropped its opener to Trinity Monday, 9-7. Sean Fallon had two hits for the Tide. Matt LaTourette ripped a triple and Cass Parker added an RBI to lead the offense. Youth lacrosse results The Blue Storm U11 team played defeated Exeter Sunday, 11-1. Bradley Roberts scored four goals … 0

New Hampshire Motor Speedway touts viability of casino site in Loudon

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Ahead of a House vote on a bill allowing two casinos in the state, the New Hampshire Motor Speedway has ramped up lobbying efforts to drive home the point: They would make a fine site for a casino. General Manager Jerry Gappens hosted a breakfast Tuesday at the … 2

Letter: Stealing sap

Friday, April 4, 2014

The article on better yields for maple syrup with new technology (“Smart sugaring,” Monitor Food page, April 2) makes me wonder if anyone realizes that we are actually taking the life-blood of the maple trees trying to bring their sap back up from storage for spring. At what … 4

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

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

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

College standout Rebecca Beaulieu of Weare tallied three goals and an assist to lead the Mount Ida women’s lacrosse team to its first GNAC conference victory of the season, a 20-4 win over Anna Maria. ∎ Alissa Toscano of Northwood, a junior on the Keene State women’s track and … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Youth basketball The Bow boys 5th- and 6th-grade basketball team finished third out of nine teams at the Deerfield Hoop Classic. Bow beat Pittsfield, 47-40, behind 20 points from Steven Guerrette and 16 points from Shaun Lover. Cooper Larrabee played solid defense and 4th-graders Andrew Driscoll, Matthew Lamy … 0

Annual Loudon D.A.R.E. fundraiser a success

Monday, March 31, 2014

A sincere thank you to all that came out to support our annual fundraiser for the Loudon D.A.R.E. program! The annual Loudon Police D.A.R.E. Pizza Night celebrated its 20th year for this fundraiser on March 19. More than 600 people showed up to share in the excitement. Approximately … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, March 30, 2014

Youth hockey The New Hampshire Distributors, Inc. Concord Capitals Squirt 2 hockey team defeated Groton, Mass., 3-2, in a shootout in Valley League playoff action. Heath Mann and Zan Alberici scored for Concord. Jake Marcoux had an assist. Ben Bourgault and Brian McDonough scored for Concord in the … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, March 30, 2014

College standouts Concord’s Phoebe Clark and Bow’s Lindsay Bucknam scored two goals and an assist apiece in the SNHU women’s lacrosse team’s 18-10 loss to No. 4 LeMoyne. ∎ Weare’s Rebecca Beaulieu scored two goals in the Mount Ida women’s lacrosse team’s 15-9 loss to Norwich. ∎ Hill’s John Pickowicz … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, March 29, 2014

College standouts Franklin’s Derrick Sylvester improved to 4-1, pitching a complete game in the SNHU baseball team’s 6-3 victory over Bentley. Sylvester yielded three runs on eight hits while striking out seven. ∎ Concord’s Katie Kennard went 1-for-3 with a run and an RBI in Plymouth State’s 13-1 victory … 0