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High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Karli Loiselle, Pembroke girls’ basketball, 18 points in 40-33 win Luke Luneau, Hopkinton boys’ basketball, 24 points, 13 rebounds Dana Bean, Franklin boys’ basketball, 25 points in 64-59 win Kenny Torres, Franklin boys’ basketball, 22 points, including 10 in the fourth, in 64-59 win Matt Ehrenberg, Bow boys’ basketball, 25 points, 8 rebounds Abby Ahern, Coe-Brown girls basketball, 11 points, 14 rebounds Lea Crompton, Bow girls’ basketball, 17 points, 6 …

Pembroke girls heat up in fourth quarter to down MV, 40-33

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

PEMBROKE – The Pembroke Academy girls’ basketball team struggled to find its way in the third quarter last night against Merrimack Valley. Luckily for the Spartans, they had the fourth quarter to make up for it. Host Pembroke watched a four-point halftime lead turn into an eight-point deficit, but the Spartans ran off …

High schools: Practice pays off for Belmont boys’ basketball team

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

If his Belmont boys’ basketball team was going to pick up a season-opening win last night against Somersworth, Jim Cilley knew the Red Raiders needed to change some things after what he called a “disappointing performance” in a scrimmage against Hopkinton last week. “I went back and looked at the tape and saw that I wasn’t pushing the boys as hard as I …

Mr. and Mrs. Shorten

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

William and Shirley Shorten of Loudon recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary. They were married Oct. 7, 1949 in Los Angeles. The couple celebrated with friends at a local restaurant. They have two children, Debra Cooke of New …

High school Player of the Season for field hockey

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Cassidy Huckins SCHOOL: Merrimack Valley HONORS/STATS: The senior forward was the top scoring threat and veteran leader of a very young MV team. Chosen First Team All-State and selected to the Twin State Team. THREE FAVORITE THINGS: Chocolate …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Middle school results The Rundlett Middle School girls’ basketball B team (1-1) lost to Windham. Famay Shegow led the Dukes with six points. Courtney Gage and Rabina Rai played well on defense. College standout Bow’s Connor Brown, a junior, is the leading scorer for the Tufts University men’s …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, November 30, 2014

Wrestling inductees The 6th annual Concord Wrestling Hall Of Fame Banquet was held Saturday Night at Beaver Meadow Golf Club. Inducted into the Class of 2015 were (pictured above, l-r) Chris Bartlett, Eaton Tarbell III, Lee Miller and …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Youth hockey The EPTAM Plastics Concord Capitals Peewee 3 team beat Laconia, 2-0. Donovan Hayes and Jake Marcoux scored for Concord. Marcoux and Parker Savoy had assists. Curtis Mann earned the shutout. ∎ Beauregard Equipment Concord Capitals Squirt 3 defeated Dover, 3-2. Daniel Chase (two goals) and Ashton Laroche …

Downed trees, wires, power outages focus of local officials

Saturday, November 29, 2014

The snow had long stopped, but local officials needed yesterday to get a handle on the damage caused by the Thanksgiving eve snowstorm. “We got hammered with the snow. Like other places, trees came down and took out …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, November 28, 2014

Myles Standish golf Ed Nadeau rolled in a bumpy 20-foot birdie putt in a sudden-death playoff to seal the victory for the “SharkNadeaus” in the 32nd annual Myles Standish Invitational Golf Tournament held at Beaver Meadow. The putt made winners of the team of Ed Nadeau, Mark Nadeau, …

Letter: Thanks from District 9

Thursday, November 27, 2014

After a hard-fought race that ended up with one seat in a perfect tie, we would like to thank the voters of Loudon and Canterbury (Merrimack County District 9), not only for their votes, but also for their interest and attendance at the two candidate forums and several …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, November 28, 2014

Coaches needed Concord High School has openings for a varsity field hockey coach, boys’ JV lacrosse coach, boys’ freshman lacrosse coach and freshman baseball coach. Send résumé and three letters of reference to Steve Mello, Director of Physical Education & Sport, 170 Warren St., Concord, NH 03301 or …

Merrimack Valley SD: Washington Street School not for sale

Thursday, November 27, 2014

The Washington Street School in Penacook is officially off the market. In response to an unsolicited offer from the Penacook Community Center to buy the building, Merrimack Valley School District officials have drafted a position paper that says the building is an important asset that will not be …