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High Schools: Trowsdale turns up heat to secure a win for Winnisquam softball team

Thursday, April 24, 2014

The first three innings had scoreless tension. The fourth inning had stealing-home excitement. And the drama carried into yesterday’s final frame when Franklin, trailing by a run, put runners on second and third with no outs. But Winnisquam’s Ali Trowsdale struck out the side to end the threat, punctuate the drama and deliver the Bears a 2-1 win over their Lakes Region rivals. “She was on,” Winnisquam Coach Kevin Dame … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, April 24, 2014

JV results The Concord JV softball team defeated Manchester Memorial in five innings, 16-2. Lauren Mullen was strong in the circle and at the plate, allowing just two runs, six hits and five walks while striking out five, and also going 3-for-4 and scoring two runs. Caitlyn Shea was 3-for-3 with a walk and she brought home five runs. ∎ The Concord JV baseball … 0

High Schools: Sloppy Hopkinton baseball team holds off Kearsarge

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Fortunately for the Hopkinton baseball team, Coach Dave Chase’s worst-case scenario didn’t become a reality yesterday. With the Hawks playing in what their coach considered vacation mode, Hopkinton (3-0) saw visiting Kearsarge (2-3) put the tying run on third base in the top of the seventh inning, only to leave him stranded as … 0

Coe-Brown girls’ track wins easily at home; boys finish third

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The Coe-Brown girls’ track and field team made a statement at their home meet against Portsmouth and Kennett, scoring 105 points and handily defeating Portsmouth (31) and Kennett (27). The Bears had 10 athletes win a total of 12 events. Leading the way were Alley Savioli (first shotput, … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

JV results The Kearsarge JV softball team beat Hillsboro-Deering, 19-9. ∎ The Concord JV baseball team dropped its opener to Trinity Monday, 9-7. Sean Fallon had two hits for the Tide. Matt LaTourette ripped a triple and Cass Parker added an RBI to lead the offense. Youth lacrosse results … 0

High school stars of the day

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Jeremy Caruso, Pembroke baseball, 4-for-4 in 9-7 win Kianna Daudelin, Coe-Brown softball, 8 strikeouts and no walks in complete game shutout, 3-for-4 Becca Shatney, Hopkinton softball, 10 strikeouts in 6-1 win Nate Corriveau, Bow baseball, 9 strikeouts and 2 hits in complete game shutout, 2-for-4, 2 RBI Josh … 0

High schools: Hopkinton beats Bishop Brady, 6-1, in baseball opener

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Neither team had much outdoor time, nor could they have prepared for the wind that whipped across the field throughout the game, but both Hopkinton and Bishop Brady tried to make the most out of what they had … 0

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school boys’ lacrosse teams

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

High school boys’ lacrosse outlook Bow Division: II Coach: Ross Mondello (4th year) Last year: 11-5, lost in semifinals Returning starters: Devin Calkins, sr., A; Matt Sanford, sr., A; Dylan LaBranche, sr., A; Devin Barker, sr., A; Luke Laboe, sr., MF; Tyler Herrick, sr., MF; Trevor Garrett, sr., … 0

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school girls’ lacrosse teams

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

High school girls’ lacrosse outlook Bow Division: II Coach: Alli Brooks (1st year) Last year: 5-9, did not make tournament Returning Starters: Kirsten Bresson, sr., D; Julia Currier, so., A; Sarah Davis, sr., D; Collette Gould, jr., D; Brooke Johnson, so., MF; Allie Krause, sr., MF; Katie Lawson, … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

JV result The Pembroke JV softball team beat Sanborn, 16-13. Alyssa Martin pitched a complete game for the victory and struck out the last batter of the game. Dakota Ordway and Rachel Stottlar contributed multiple hits and Rylee Bell and Nicole Wilson executed crucial defensive plays. Youth lacrosse … 0

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school baseball teams

Monday, April 14, 2014

High school baseball outlook John Stark Division: II Coach: Dennis Pelletier (1st year) Last year: 3-13, did not make tournament Returning starters: Tyler Keim, sr., P/1B; Ryan Thompson, sr., 3B/C; Ben Casazza, sr., OF; David Nelson, jr., C/P; Egan Nickerson, so., P/SS Top newcomers: Wesley Lamphere, so., 1B/3B/OF/P; … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, April 14, 2014

College standouts Concord’s Katie Kennard went 3-for-6 with a double, two RBI and four runs scored in the Plymouth State softball team’s doubleheader sweep of New England College. ∎ New London’s Jake Broom went 2-for-5 with a double and two RBI in the Plymouth State baseball team’s 7-4 victory … 0

Letter: What’s absurd?

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Sen. Kelly Ayotte is stirring up fear and misconceptions with her inaccurate portrayal of the effect of a death penalty appeal on Michael Addison’s sentencing (“Ayotte: Ignoring Addison ‘absurd’,” Monitor front page, April 10). The repeal would not apply to Addison’s case but to future cases and would … 0