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Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, February 12, 2016

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (1) finished with perfect scores to claim an eighth straight Division I title Thursday. 2. CONCORD BOYS’ X-C SKIING (8) finished with perfect scores to claim an eighth straight Division I title Thursday. 3. MERRIMACK VALLEY GIRLS’ HOOP (4) has won five straight to improve to 12-1 and solidify second place in Division II. 4. CONCORD BOYS’ HOCKEY (3) lost its first game of the season on Saturday in overtime to Bedford, 1-0, but is still 10-1. 5. CONCORD WRESTLING (2) lost its first dual meet of the season on Wednesday, 42-19 …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, February 5, 2016

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (1) placed five, led by Kate Andy, in the top seven to finish first at the 10-team Capitol Cup. 2. CONCORD WRESTLING (2) improved to 16-0 in dual meets with a 66-13 Senior Night win over Bedford on Wednesday. 3. CONCORD BOYS’ HOCKEY (4) will put its 9-0 record, and …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, January 29, 2016

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. CONCORD GIRLS’ X-C SKIING (4) beat all comers (private and public, all divisions) in Saturday’s NH Nordic Coaches Series. 2. CONCORD WRESTLING (2) went to 15-0 in duals last week with four wins, one vs. top Rhode Island team Bishop Hendricken. 3. WINNISQUAM BOYS’ HOOP (1) is the only undefeated team in D-III at …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Youth hockey The Tooky Mills Henniker Huskies Mites played two games over the weekend. Evelyn Hopper made some impressive saves in her first time goaltending. ∎ Henniker’s Edmunds Ace Hardware defeated the Laconia Squirts, 5-4. Henry Powell scored a goal and added two assists, while Avery Condon, Aiden Chicoine …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

National cheerleading champs Two Pembroke cheerleading teams won American Youth Cheer National Championship titles at a competition held in Florida. The Division 18 team won the Division 18 Large Blue Team Division, while the younger Division 14 team …

Preview capsules of the area’s high school hockey teams

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

High school hockey outlook Boys Concord Division: I Coach: Dunc Walsh (26th year) Last year: 15-5-1, Division I runner-up Returning starters: Ben Nelson, sr., G; Bradley Murphy, sr., C; Alex Marceau, jr., LW; Matt Norris, sr., RW; Matt Chorlian, jr., D; Dan Lebell, jr., D; Andy Cole, jr., …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

JV results The Merrimack Valley girls’ JV basketball team lost its opener on Friday, 34-28, against Kingswood. Sara Osborne led the Pride with 15 points, while Haleigh Boutwell had five points and Savannah Drewry scored four. Freshman results The Concord freshman boys’ basketball team improved to 2-0 with …

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Monday, December 14, 2015

Youth hockey The Concord Youth Hockey Angelina’s Bantam 1 team defeated the Manchester Flames, 6-4. Jake Nelson scored a hat trick, with Michael Kenison, Ethan Crandlemire and Hayden Parent adding single tallies. Brett Patnode (two) and Ben Pratt provided assists, and Devin Philbrick, Shane Riley and Ben Daniels …

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Sunday, December 13, 2015

Football champions The Bow Bulldogs eighth-grade football team defeated Gilford, 16-14, for the Granite State Football League championship. The Bulldogs have a cumulative record of 19-1 over the last two seasons and have outscored their opponents 808-64. The …

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Saturday, December 12, 2015

JV results The Hillsboro-Deering boys’ basketball team lost to Campbell, 60-30. Kiyle Brown led the Hillcats with nine points and five rebounds, while Kenny Meyers played well on both sides, adding four points and four rebounds. ∎ The Franklin JV boys’ basketball team defeated Somersworth, 41-37, by playing tough …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school Division III and IV boys’ basketball teams

Friday, December 11, 2015

High school boys’ basketball D-III, D-IV outlook Belmont Division: III Coach: Jim Cilley (2nd year) Last year: 2-16, did not make tournament Returning starters: Trevor Hunt, jr., F; Doug Price, jr., F; Matt Pluskis, so., G Top newcomers: Hunter Kenney, jr., F/C; Dylan Gansert, so., G/F; Tom Paré, …

Preview capsules of the area’s Division II high school swim teams

Friday, December 11, 2015

High school swimming outlook Concord Division: I Coach: Bill Quinn (1st year) Last year: Boys: 5th. Girls: 10th Returning STARTERS: Boys: Denys Bowen, sr., breast/back/IM; Max Cross, jr., free/back/IM; Aaron Freed, jr., free; Logan Lamb, sr., free/butterfly/back; Stephen Moran, sr., free/butterfly; Kevin Quinn, so., free/back; Ryan Quinn, sr., …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, December 11, 2015

Middle school results The Hopkinton Middle School boys’ basketball team played strong first and fourth quarters but could not complete the comeback, coming up short in a 38-30 loss to Lebanon. Hopkinton was led by Kevin Newton-Delgado with 13 points and Colby Quiet with nine points. Derek West …