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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. …

Residents urge state to reconsider Sunapee ski resort expansion

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

Dozens of locals descended on Mount Sunapee Resort last night to urge the state to reconsider its preliminary approval of an expanded ski area, a proposal that many cautioned will degrade scenic public land, price out young and …

High school girls: Coe-Brown bounces back with win over Pembroke to regain top spot in D-II softball

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

The Coe-Brown softball team took its lumps last Friday in a rare defeat. The defending Division II champions and then-undefeated Bears lost to Windham, 8-0. They managed just four hits. The defense committed errors and Kianna Daudelin struggled …

High school boys: Hopkinton lacrosse rallies, but falls in double overtime

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

In a game between two teams near the top of the Division III standings, the Hopkinton boys’ lacrosse team didn’t given in. Plymouth simply scored the most opportune goal. Playing on the road against the Bobcats, Hopkinton trailed 4-2 after the first quarter, 7-3 at halftime and 9-6 …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

JV results The Bow JV baseball team picked up its third win of the season, beating Bishop Brady. Chase Graham and Chris Gallier combined for the win, throwing five innings of one-hit ball while striking out nine. Vincent Peterson paced the offense with six RBI and Mac Kimball …

High school Stars of the Day

Thursday, April 23, 2015

Franny Redlon, Concord softball, grand slam in 5-2 win over top-ranked Timberlane Holly Donohue, Coe-Brown softball, 3-for-4, 4 RBI in 6-4 win Kaylee Marshe, Franklin softball, 1-hit shutout, 17 strikeouts Lauren Bolstridge, Winnisquam softball, 4-for-4, 6 RBI, 3-run homer in 25-1 win Marissa DeBlasie, Winnisquam softball, 4-for-4, RBI …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, May 4, 2015

High school lacrosse The Bow High boys’ lacrosse team beat Pembroke Academy on Saturday, 6-5 in overtime, giving the Falcons their first win of the season. Down 3-1 at halftime, Bow battled back to tie the game 5-5 with just over five minutes remaining in the game. Senior …

High schools: Hopkinton baseball settles in to beat Bow, 11-1

Sunday, May 3, 2015

The three-game road trip began with victories in Cooperstown, N.Y. (over Bishop Brady) and Berlin. But yesterday, three batters into the bottom of the first inning in game three of the vacation-week excursion, things weren’t looking too promising …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, May 2, 2015

JV results The Bow JV boys’ lacrosse team defeated Pembroke, 5-1, on goals from Sawyer Duhaime and Brandon Tibbetts. Freshman Nathan Thibodeau played excellent defense, causing multiple turnovers. On Friday night, Bow rallied for a 6-5 win over Portsmouth. Sully Blair (two goals, assist) scored the game-tying goal …

High schools: H-D softball team breaks out late to pick up first win

Saturday, May 2, 2015

BOW – When the Hillcats flipped the page on the calendar yesterday morning, they also flipped their fortunes. After going 0-for-April, the Hillsboro-Deering softball team vaulted into the win column on the first day of May, topping Bow, …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Maggie Girard, H-D softball, 4-hitter, 12 strikeouts; 3 walks at plate Hannah Seidner, Pembroke softball, complete-game win, 11 strikeouts in 3-2 win Jake Vierzen, Kearsarge baseball, 9 innings, 12 strikeouts, in 5-4, 10-inning win Max Legier, Hopkinton baseball, 7 innings, 4 strikeouts, 2 hits in 7-4 win Tyler …