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Letter: Healing dogs

Friday, November 28, 2014

Some of the hardest workers in the health care team are overlooked because they have paws. Yes, paws. I’m simply talking about therapy dogs. During my senior year of high school, I got to experience first hand the joy these dogs bring to senior citizens at elderly homes. Conversations about the memories of the pets they once had start to fly. In addition, residents love the affection they get from …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, November 28, 2014

Coaches needed Concord High School has openings for a varsity field hockey coach, boys’ JV lacrosse coach, boys’ freshman lacrosse coach and freshman baseball coach. Send résumé and three letters of reference to Steve Mello, Director of Physical Education & Sport, 170 Warren St., Concord, NH 03301 or email: smell@concordnhschools.net. Bishop Brady High School has vacancies for the following 2014-15 coaching positions: varsity …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Learn to play hockey Tri-Town Ice Arena is accepting registrations for its Learn to Play Hockey Program that runs Dec. 10-Feb. 28 (no classes on 12/24, 12/31, 1/3 and 2/14). The program includes 20 classes, meeting Wednesdays at 530 p.m. and Saturdays at 8 a.m. Cost is $159. Call 485-1100 to register. For information, visit tri-townicearena.com. Teams Needed Concord Boys & Girls Club …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Youth hockey The New Hampshire Distributors, Inc. Concord Capitals peewee 2 team lost to Winchester, Mass., 6-3. Alex Pfiefer (two goals) and Knox Brown scored for Concord, with an assist coming from Cabot Lineberry. Adam Omundson played strong in goal. ∎ The Concord Mites travel team defeated the Laconia …

People for Nov. 6, 2014

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

CONTOCOOK Mikayla Belson began studying at Emerson College in Boston She is a marketing communications major. DUNBARTON Bryanna Kelly participated in a marathon with students and faculty of Eastern Connecticut State University in Willimantic to show support for …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Youth hockey The Angelina’s Ristaurante CYHA Peewee 1 team beat Stoneham, 4-1. Brett Patnode was involved in all four goals, recording two goals and two assists. Ronan Walsh scored the other two goals. Goalie Alex Reynolds was strong in net, with defensemen Colin O’Brien, CJ Smethurst, Ben Daniels …

Kearsarge community forum airs questions, concerns about Ebola

Monday, November 17, 2014

As the discussion was winding down inside the auditorium at Kearsarge Regional High School last night, Elizabeth Edmunds raised her hand to speak. Others had brought questions – Were the state’s Ebola monitoring protocols really going far enough? If someone who was self-quarantined at home began showing signs …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, November 17, 2014

Youth basketball The Bow grade 3/4 girls’ basketball team defeated Bedford, 25-12, at the Bedford Basketball Jamboree. Lyndsey and Isabella LaPerle combined for 16 points, while Alexandra Larrabee (four points) and Ellie Pingree led the team in rebounds. Megan Landcastle had several assists while Kendall Murray played tough …

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 …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

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 …