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High school Stars of the Day

Friday, April 18, 2014

Drew Kalil, Bishop Brady boys’ baseball, 5 IP, one earned run, 8 strikeouts; 2 hits, RBI in 6-5 win Jake Nelson, Hopkinton baseball, 9 strikeouts, 2 hits allowed in 6 innings; 3-for-5, 2 2Bs, 3B, 3 RBI in 11-4 win Anna Stowell, Kearsage girls’ lacrosse, 6 goals in 14-2 victory Josiah Platte, MV boys’ track, won shot put, javelin and discus in MV team victory Lauren Bolstridge, Winnisquam softball, 2-for-3, … 0

High Schools: Brady baseball team gets some relief, and a victory

Friday, April 18, 2014

The Bishop Brady baseball team didn’t stay down for long. After opening its season with a 6-1 loss to Hopkinton on Monday, the Green Giants bounced back and battled their way to a 6-5 victory over feisty Hillsboro-Deering (0-3) yesterday. It was a back-and-forth affair with lead changes throughout. With Brady leading 2-1 … 0

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Friday, April 18, 2014

JV results The Hopkinton JV baseball team (1-0) defeated Conant, 7-3. Tucker Windhurst (2-for-4, RBI), Ben McManus (1-for-4, two RBI) and Riley McNicholas (2-for-4, RBI) led the offensive attack. McManus (four innings, one run, 10 strikeouts) led the Hawks on the mound. ∎ The Bishop Brady and Merrimack Valley JV girls’ lacrosse teams tied, 9-9. ∎ The Coe-Brown JV softball team defeated Pembroke, 17-0. ∎ The … 0

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Saturday, April 5, 2014

College standout Weare’s Rebecca Beaulieu scored a game-high five goals in the Mount Ida women’s lacrosse team’s 15-14 victory over Fitchburg State. ∎ Penacook’s Mike Lavery scored three second-half goals to lead the Norwich men’s lacrosse team to an 8-4 victory over Johnson & Wales. Canterbury’s Andrew Dustin had … 0

Letter: Real leadership in Pittsfield

Friday, April 4, 2014

To the good citizens of Pittsfield: I spent Election Day at the town hall. I went to sell eggs, support the candidates and thank the voting staff for their service. Without them we could not open the polls and keep everything straight. I was among 283 voters (small … 0

Letter: The cost of ‘free’ speech

Friday, April 4, 2014

Re McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission: It takes a peculiar legal mind to assert that you can buy free speech, and the more money you have the more free speech you may purchase. ART MORSE Pittsfield … 1

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Friday, April 4, 2014

Basketball clinic The Concord Boys and Girls Club will be starting its eight-week Skills and Drills clinic on Monday. The clinic will be held Mondays and Wednesdays through May 28. The cost of the session is $100. Proof of recent physical and immunization records are also required when … 0

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Thursday, April 3, 2014

Camps/clinics/lessons NH GOLF ASSOCIATION will hold a rules of golf clinic Saturday from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Beaver Meadow Golf Course in Concord. A $20 fee is charged to defray the cost of lunch. Call John at 540-1631 or email jjelley@nhgolf.com to register. Space is limited. Hillcat Baseball … 0

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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

College standout Rebecca Beaulieu of Weare tallied three goals and an assist to lead the Mount Ida women’s lacrosse team to its first GNAC conference victory of the season, a 20-4 win over Anna Maria. ∎ Alissa Toscano of Northwood, a junior on the Keene State women’s track and … 0

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Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Youth basketball The Bow boys 5th- and 6th-grade basketball team finished third out of nine teams at the Deerfield Hoop Classic. Bow beat Pittsfield, 47-40, behind 20 points from Steven Guerrette and 16 points from Shaun Lover. Cooper Larrabee played solid defense and 4th-graders Andrew Driscoll, Matthew Lamy … 0

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Sunday, March 30, 2014

Youth hockey The New Hampshire Distributors, Inc. Concord Capitals Squirt 2 hockey team defeated Groton, Mass., 3-2, in a shootout in Valley League playoff action. Heath Mann and Zan Alberici scored for Concord. Jake Marcoux had an assist. Ben Bourgault and Brian McDonough scored for Concord in the … 0

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Sunday, March 30, 2014

College standouts Concord’s Phoebe Clark and Bow’s Lindsay Bucknam scored two goals and an assist apiece in the SNHU women’s lacrosse team’s 18-10 loss to No. 4 LeMoyne. ∎ Weare’s Rebecca Beaulieu scored two goals in the Mount Ida women’s lacrosse team’s 15-9 loss to Norwich. ∎ Hill’s John Pickowicz … 0

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Saturday, March 29, 2014

College standouts Franklin’s Derrick Sylvester improved to 4-1, pitching a complete game in the SNHU baseball team’s 6-3 victory over Bentley. Sylvester yielded three runs on eight hits while striking out seven. ∎ Concord’s Katie Kennard went 1-for-3 with a run and an RBI in Plymouth State’s 13-1 victory … 0