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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

AAU basketball champions The Granite State Raiders seventh-grade boys’ basketball team won the Liberty Games championship in Schenectady, N.Y., last weekend, completing a 4-0 tournament sweep with a 37-28 victory over Albany Community Charter School. Pictured are: (front row, from left), Shea Shattuck, Noah Cummings, Sawyer Laflamme and Cam Woodman; (back row from left), Coach Frank Alosa, Pat Carr, Jack … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Monday, July 21, 2014

Delfausse wins double gold Lee Delfausse of Concord dominated the USTA Senior 70s National Tennis Championships at Forest Hills, N.Y., winning two gold balls. Delfausse won the singles by beating Ann Hunt of Charlotte, N.C., 3-6, 6-2 and 6-3 in the finals. Teaming with Jane Pang of Hawaii, she beat the team of … 0

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Sunday, July 20, 2014

Youth baseball Bow Sanel Auto Parts defeated Rochester, 11-5, in 13-year-old Cal Ripken action. Thomas MacEachron had a two-run double and Colby Gordon also brought in a pair of runs, while MacEachron picked up the win and Jason Howe played well behind the plate. MacEachron and Ben Kimball had three hits apiece for Bow. Local athlete Concord’s Buzz Gagne won his ninth National … 0

D-III boys’ lacrosse All-State and Byrne Cup lacrosse teams announced

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Hopkinton High goalie Matt French was named Division III boys’ lacrosse Defensive Player of the Year for the second straight season. Area players Brody Fredericks, an attack from John Stark, and Cole Martin, a midfielder from Merrimack Valley, joined French on the First Team. French, along with defender … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Youth softball The New Hampshire Comets U10 softball team advanced to the championship for the third straight weekend and defeated the Northeast Hurricanes, 11-3, to win the Rochester Slammers Summer Classic. The Comets opened their weekend with a … 0

PHOTOS: Jumping into Winnipesaukee River

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Laura Harmon (front) and Callie Dawson, who are both 14, jump off the platform at Riverfront Park in Tilton at the site of the former Pillsbury Mill on the Winnipesaukee River yesterday. The pair are freshmen at Winnisquam … 0

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Monday, June 16, 2014

Soccer champs The Seacoast Express United U18 girls’ soccer team won the Coastal Summer Challenge Tournament in Brunswick, Maine, this past weekend. The team went 4-0, scoring 18 goals and giving up just three en route to an … 0

As Bike Week nears 100, effective marketing key

Monday, June 16, 2014

The fact that Laconia Motorcycle Week brings hundreds of thousands of visitors and millions of dollars into New Hampshire is well known. The man who helps organize and oversee the event is using expanded marketing efforts to make … 0

Brassard, Clachar win New England titles

Sunday, June 15, 2014

Even though technically graduated from high school, Jeremy Brassard still had one more goal to achiever in his high school track and field career – defend his 1,600 New England title. And thanks to a phenomenal final lap, the recent Coe-Brown graduate was able to do that just, … 0

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Saturday, June 14, 2014

Youth baseball Rowley Agency defeated New England Remediation Services, 5-3, to advance to the Cal Ripken Northeast majors championship. Rowley Agency was led by strong pitching of Luke McCusker, Tommy Duhaime and Logan Otto in front of a solid team defense. Shyloh Brooks and Nick Snyder both made … 0

High school softball All-State teams announced

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Coe-Brown pitcher Kianna Daudelin, catcher Shannon Burke and shortstop Amanda Riley, and John Stark pitcher Lyndsey Turner and center fielder Carly Cook, whose teams will meet for the Division II softball championship this afternoon, were named First Team All-State for Division II, along with Pembroke catcher Madison Pellerin … 0

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Saturday, June 14, 2014

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (1) The Bears won four individual titles and one relay at the Meet of Champions. 2. KEARSARGE BOYS’ TRACK (2) Reed Bell and Cameron Webster led the Cougars to their second straight Division III title. 3. COE-BROWN SOFTBALL (3) … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, June 14, 2014

Hilliker Cup champions The Davis, Towle, Morrill and Everett Mets won four games in the Concord Little League playoffs to win the Hilliker Cup. Chase Langevin led the Mets in the championship game over Concord Orthopaedics with three … 0