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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, May 4, 2015

High school lacrosse The Bow High boys’ lacrosse team beat Pembroke Academy on Saturday, 6-5 in overtime, giving the Falcons their first win of the season. Down 3-1 at halftime, Bow battled back to tie the game 5-5 with just over five minutes remaining in the game. Senior captain Dylan Labranche scored the game-winner in overtime. Jared Reynolds, Ben Podis, Alex Hoeker, Brendan Ulrich and Mike Angarella each netted a …

High schools: Hopkinton baseball settles in to beat Bow, 11-1

Sunday, May 3, 2015

The three-game road trip began with victories in Cooperstown, N.Y. (over Bishop Brady) and Berlin. But yesterday, three batters into the bottom of the first inning in game three of the vacation-week excursion, things weren’t looking too promising for the Hopkinton High baseball team. Host Bow had started the game with three ringing …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, May 2, 2015

JV results The Bow JV boys’ lacrosse team defeated Pembroke, 5-1, on goals from Sawyer Duhaime and Brandon Tibbetts. Freshman Nathan Thibodeau played excellent defense, causing multiple turnovers. On Friday night, Bow rallied for a 6-5 win over Portsmouth. Sully Blair (two goals, assist) scored the game-tying goal and Matthew Gagne scored the game-winner. Youth baseball J. Miller Law defeated Team Fratello’s, 11-9, …

High schools: H-D softball team breaks out late to pick up first win

Saturday, May 2, 2015

BOW – When the Hillcats flipped the page on the calendar yesterday morning, they also flipped their fortunes. After going 0-for-April, the Hillsboro-Deering softball team vaulted into the win column on the first day of May, topping Bow, …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Maggie Girard, H-D softball, 4-hitter, 12 strikeouts; 3 walks at plate Hannah Seidner, Pembroke softball, complete-game win, 11 strikeouts in 3-2 win Jake Vierzen, Kearsarge baseball, 9 innings, 12 strikeouts, in 5-4, 10-inning win Max Legier, Hopkinton baseball, 7 innings, 4 strikeouts, 2 hits in 7-4 win Tyler …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, May 2, 2015

College standout Jack Carney of Dunbarton, a freshman on the Franklin Pierce men’s lacrosse team, scored a goal in a 12-8 loss in the semifinal round of the Northeast-10 Championship. YMCA block party The Concord Family YMCA will host its annual Fun Family Friday Block Party May 15 …

High schools: Shorthanded John Stark boys’ lacrosse beats Pembroke, 14-7

Friday, May 1, 2015

There’s been a consistent theme to Coach Howie Roever’s messages to his John Stark boys’ lacrosse team. Get focused. Start fast. So with the Generals trailing Pembroke by a goal early in the second quarter, even with plenty …

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, May 1, 2015

Veronyca Daniels, Concord girls’ lacrosse, 7 goals, assist in 17-16 loss Jake Blanchette, John Stark boys’ lacrosse, 5 goals, 3 assists in 14-7 win Kam Anderson, Pembroke boys’ lacrosse, 4 goals in 14-7 loss David Nelson, John Stark baseball, 2-for-4, 2 doubles, 2 RBI in 5-4 loss …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, May 1, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (1) had 167 points at Tuesday’s 4-team meet where the 3 other teams combined for 100 points. 2. KEARSARGE BOYS’ TRACK (2) saw Zach Astle (first …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, May 1, 2015

Basketball champs The Penacook Pride 7th-grade girls’ AAU basketball team (above) went undefeated in the Merrimack River tournament at St. Anslem College last weekend. Bottom row, left to right: Morgan Tanguay, Taylor Bailey, Halyey Kenney and Rylee Boucher. …

People for April 30, 2015

Thursday, April 30, 2015

PEMBROKE Samara Rouse was nominated for the National Academy of Future Physicians program and she will attend the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in June in Boston. She is a junior at Pembroke Academy. Emily Spring was inducted …

Second small earthquake recorded in central New Hampshire

Thursday, April 30, 2015

A minor earthquake was recorded early this morning, the second one in the central part of the state in the past two days. A 2.1-magnitude earthquake was reported at about 6 a.m. in the Contoocook area, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake was felt in Contoocook, …

High schools: Coe-Brown girls’ lacrosse beats Belmont, 12-3, for program’s first win

Thursday, April 30, 2015

NORTHWOOD – The offense kept attacking, the scoring came in waves and the defense stifled chance after chance. It was just the fourth game of its first season, but the Coe-Brown girls’ lacrosse team looked like it’s been …