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Bow's Emily Montebianchi heads toward the finish line at Gunstock yesterday.

(GEOFF FORESTER / Monitor staff)

High schools: Hopkinton boys, Concord girls impress at Capitol Regional Nordic race

Friday, January 30, 2015

Race one of the NH Coaches Series went in the books on Saturday, and the Hopkinton boys’ Nordic team found itself in an unusual spot – out of the lead, back in sixth, and behind a local team in Concord, no less. The Hawks weren’t happy, and rather than shake off their performance like the snow off their skis, they let it sit and fester a bit, knowing that even before they could change the standings, they’d have a chance to show their form. Hopkinton seized that chance at the Capitol Regional Race yesterday at Gunstock, with the boys’ team totaling 385 points in the …

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, January 30, 2015

Trevor Hunt, Belmont boys’ basketball, 26 points, 12 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 steals, 2 blocks in 70-42 win Chay Cadarette, Belmont girls’ basketball, 7 points, 26 rebounds in 48-45 loss Madison Langan, Winnisquam girls basketball, 14 points, 14 rebounds in 58-34 loss Owen Kanter, Hopkinton boys’ Nordic skiing, first place with time of 10:58 Sarah Nadeau, Hopkinton girls’ Nordic skiing, first place with …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, January 30, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (3) The Crimson Tide bested every team in the state at the NH Coaches Series race on Saturday. 2. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ HOOP (1) Undefeated matchup tonight: Coe-Brown (9-0) at Milford (8-0). 3. JOHN STARK-HOPKINTON BOYS’ HOCKEY (5) Three wins in five days (combined score of 25-5) moved the Generals to …

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, January 16, 2015

Bradshaw Underhill, Kearsarge Alpine, 1st place in team’s win Luke Luneau, Hopkinton basketball, 14 points, 12 rebounds, 3 assists, 3 steals in 70-35 win Karli Loiselle, Pembroke basketball, 15 points in 42-29 win …

High schools: Bow hockey erases early deficit with barrage in 7-3 victory over Somersworth/Coe-Brown

Thursday, January 15, 2015

A one-goal deficit less than two minutes into the game was not what Bow expected. A four-goal flurry in four minutes to end the period wasn’t expected, either, but it was exactly what the Falcons wanted. Bow filled …

Strong effort not enough as Brady hockey team falls to Trinity

Thursday, January 15, 2015

On the heels of a lackluster showing against Hanover four days earlier, Bishop Brady boys’ hockey Coach Russ Franey implored his players to bring their best effort last night against Trinity. “I told them, ‘I don’t care about …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school ski teams

Thursday, January 15, 2015

High school skiing outlook Pembroke Division: II Coach: Jon Miner (5th year) Last year: Boys’ Alpine: 14th; Girls’ Alpine: 12th Returning starters: Girls: Lyla Boyajian, sr., Sarah Hubbard, sr.; Boys: Cole Sporcic, so., Killian Drouse, so. O utlook: Boyajian and Sporcic, Pembroke’s captains, will be respectively be leading …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Unified result The Merrimack Valley Unified basketball team came up short in a close game, falling to Stevens, 28-22. Tia Hoyt, Kaitlyn McGowan and Shashuna White scored while Shalisa McArthur-Scott and Mitch Filion played well for the Pride. JV results The Hopkinton JV girls’ basketball team (4-2) fell …

High school Stars of the Day

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Josh Connor, Bow hockey, 3 goals, 1 assist in 7-3 win Cal Loos, John Stark-Hopkinton hockey, 3 goals in 3-2 win Xenthios Cyr, Pittsfield basketball, 32 points, 10 rebounds, 5 steals in 63-61 loss Jack Bryck, Bishop Brady Alpine skiing, 1st place in team win …

Ayotte to host town halls in Loudon and Barnstead

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte will host town hall meetings in Loudon and Barnstead on Friday afternoon. At the town halls, Ayotte will give an update on the country’s fiscal situation and take questions from residents. The forums are part of a series of town hall meetings Ayotte will …

High schools: Concord girls denied first victory despite late rally

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Desperate for its first victory of the season against a similarly winless club, the Concord High girls’ basketball team made a late push last night against visiting Merrimack. Unfortunately for the host Crimson Tide, the deficit was too …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Unified results The Concord High unified basketball team opened its season with a 41-29 loss to Manchester Central. Leading the Tide’s offense were Drew Nadeau (eight points), Brendan McEwen (five points) and Justin Wilson (10 assists). Sean Daley (five steals) gave an exceptional defensive effort. ∎ The Bow unified …

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Cassidy Emerson, Concord girls’ basketball, 19 points, 6 rebounds, 4 steals Drew McQuarrie, John Stark boys’ basketball, 15 points, 17 rebounds in 62-54 win Mayson Kimball, Merrimack Valley girls’ basketball, 24 points in 58-25 win Chayleigh Cadarette, Belmont girls’ basketball, 18 points, 12 rebounds in 34-24 win Tyler …