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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, November 23, 2014

College standouts Concord’s Joe Graffy made eight saves as the Brandeis men’s soccer team defeated Amherst, 1-0 (6-5 on PKs) to advance to the Division III Tournament quarterfinals. It was Graffy’s 15th shutout of the season. ∎ Tiffany Lewis of Hillsboro had 11 rebounds to help the Plymouth State women’s basketball team to a 62-56 victory over Lyndon State. ∎ Bow’s Richard Jenkins was part of the winning 200-free relay team and …

Better flavor, higher price tag when it comes to local turkeys in New Hampshire

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Inside the bed of a Chevy pickup truck, 25 broad-breasted white turkeys gobbled loudly, their all-too-familiar fate a few hours away. The flock was part of a larger group of 65 turkeys hatched, cared for, well-fed and generally loved by the Locke family of Northwood, who operates Sugarmomma’s Maple Farm. The turkeys had …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Youth hockey The Henniker Huskies Squirt 1 Gap Mountain Drilling team tied the Rochester Blackhawks, 3-3. Nick Osborne, Ben Mordarski and Owen Jones had the goals. Assists came from Modarski and Levi Jones. Evelyn Irizarry, Dillon O’Sullivan and Kiernan King also played well in front of goalie Aidan Miller. ∎ The Henniker Huskies Squirt 2 team lost to Keene Squirt 2, 7-0. Despite strong …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Youth hockey The Concord Residential Mortgage Services Bantam 2 team defeated Triboro, 6-2. Harrison Parent led the offense with three goals and an assist. Derek Kelleher (goal, assist), Ethan Crandlemire (goal, assist), Logan Wineriter (goal, assist) and Will Shoemaker (assist) finished out the scoring. Kyle McKinnon and Zack …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Football champions The Bow Bulldogs 8th-grade varsity team (pictured) won the Granite State Football League championship in Bow last Sunday. The Bulldogs capped their 7-1 season with a championship win over the John Stark Generals, 16-14. NH Mavericks …

High school cross country 2014 All-Star teams announced

Saturday, November 15, 2014

Coe-Brown claimed six of the 10 spots on the Division II cross country girls’ All-Star Team, and 14 area runners overall were honored by the New Hampshire cross country coaches. Coe-Brown’s Davio DeLuca made the Division II boys’ All-Star team, joining Julia Cormier, Elisabeth Danis, Brooke Laskowsky, Hannah …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Saturday, November 15, 2014

High school tournaments today Football Division III South championship No. 2 Campbell (7-2) at No. 1 Bow (9-0), 1 p.m. Previous tournament games: Bow beat No. 4 Bishop Brady, 54-14. Campbell handled No. 3 Somersworth, 34-19. head to head: The Falcons downed Campbell, 35-7, in the season opener …

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Friday, November 14, 2014

Youth football champs The Bow Youth Football 7th-grade team (pictured above) defeated Gilford, 26-0, in the Granite State Football League Championship Junior Varsity division. Bow ended its season with a 9-1 record, averaging 33 points per game on …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, November 14, 2014

Team (with last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS X-C (1) Elisabeth Danis and Hannah Parker led the Bears to 2nd place at New Englands. 2. BOW girls’ soccer (6) A second straight D-III title, their third in five …

High school field hockey All-State teams 2014

Friday, November 14, 2014

Twelve area players earned First Team All-State recognition from the New Hampshire Field Hockey Coaches Association, and two of those players were chosen for the New Hampshire Twin State Team that will take on Vermont next June. Winnisquam’s Erin McNamara was named Division III Player of the Year …

Coe-Brown’s Parker signs on to run for Connecticut track team

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Already one of the most decorated high school runners, as an incoming senior, in recent New Hampshire history, Coe-Brown track and field superstar Hannah Parker took the next step to continuing her illustrious career yesterday. Parker, the two-time …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Tilton School results The Tilton School varsity girls’ soccer team defeated Gould Academy, 1-0, in the NEPSAC Class D quarterfinals. The winner came with less than five minutes left in the half when Bry Clark threw a ball into Caitlin Rotonnelli, who dished it back to Clark for …

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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Youth hockey The Concord Capitals mite travel played two games over the weekend, falling first, 6-3, to the West River Royals, but finishing with a 6-2 victory over Oyster River. In the first game, Colin Ala (two) and Dawson Fancher scored goals, while Garret Bishop played well in …