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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, July 2, 2015

ASA softball champs The U12 New Hampshire Lightning softball team (pictured) won the championship of the Jungle Jamboree in Hartford, Conn., last weekend by going 3-0 in a rain-shortened tournament in Girls ASA Class A Fast Pitch action. In the first game, the Lightning defeated the Connecticut Hurricanes, 12-10. Sadie Barton earned the win in the circle, striking out six, …

$7,000 raised for Alzheimer’s research

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

With the theme of “Forget Me Not” and a visual of irretrievable dandelion seed-heads floating in to the sky, the third annual run/walk for Alzheimer’s research was held in Northfield and Franklin on May 30. Over $7,000 was raised, thanks to the behind-the-scenes support of numerous businesses, private donations and from registrations on the day of the event. Golden Crest Senior Wellness Resort, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Softball champions The New Hampshire Comets 10U team swept a two-game series against Northeast Heat to claim the 10U NH ASA Junior Olympic championship for the second straight year. The Comets were led by the pitching performance of Kaitlyn Boelter (six innings, 16 strikeouts, three walks and no hits allowed) and Penelope Ayotte …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Monday, June 8, 2015

High school tournaments today Softball Division III quarterfinals No. 8 Hopkinton (14-3) at No. 1 Campbell (16-1), 4 p.m. P revious tournament games: Hopkinton topped No. 9 Newport, 4-1. Campbell blanked No. 16 Monadnock, 10-0. Head to head: Campbell edged Hopkinton, 10-8, in the regular-season finale on May …

High schools: Tide softball reaches ninth final four in 11 years

Sunday, June 7, 2015

With nine final four appearances in the last 11 years, reaching the semifinals might seem like old hat for the Concord High softball team. Not so. Especially this year, when the Tide entered the season with no varsity …

Area champs at Meet of Champions

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Girls Hannah Parker, Coe-Brown (800 in 2:08.16) Elisabeth Danis, Coe-Brown (3,200 in 10:47.53) Ariel Clachar, Coe-Brown (long jump in 17-11) Ahna McCusker, Katie Scannell, Parker and Danis, Coe-Brown (4x800 relay in 9:20.38) Kristie Schoffield, MV (400 in 56.39) Boys Dom Repucci, Dom, Hopkinton (3,200 in 9:19.38) Zach Astle, …

Meet of Champions results

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Girls 100 – 1. Yorgelis Ortiz, Londonderry, 12.51; 2. Amy Arena, Milford, 12.77; 3. Jelasa Nelson, Coe-Brown, 12.92; 4. Ariel Clachar, Coe-Brown, 12.98; 5. Taylor Choate, North, 13.09; 6. Lauren Montgomery, Coe-Brown, 13.13 200 – 1. Corinne Kennedy, Lebanon, 25.36; 2. Yorgelis Ortiz, Londonderry, 25.6; 3. Ariel Clachar, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Youth baseball Complete Car Care defeated Sal’s Pizza/Kiwanis, 4-3. For Complete Car Care, Tommy Duhaime pitched five strong innings, striking out six for the win. Zack Morrissey (3-for-3, two steals) pitched great in relief for the save. Tyler Simpson anchored the defense behind the plate, turning a double …

Coe-Brown girls shine again at track and field Meet of Champions

Sunday, June 7, 2015

LONDONDERRY – For the past four years, the Coe-Brown girls have dominated the outdoor track and field scene. And the Bears’ senior class was at it again yesterday, leading Coe-Brown to multiple victories and top-six finishes (the qualifying cutoff for New Englands) at the Meet of Champions. Hannah …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Saturday, June 6, 2015

High school tournaments today Track & field Meet of Champions At Londonderry High, 2:30 p.m. Schedule of events: 2:30 – boys’ high jump, girls’ triple jump, girls’ pole vault, boys’ javelin, girls’ discus; 3:30 – 4x800 final (girls then boys), trials for 110/100 hurdles and 100 dash (boys …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Youth baseball Gilford Cantins defeated MV Kearsarge Concrete, 7-4, in Cal Ripken majors action. Hunter Drew had two hits, including a ground-rule double, and Eli Gove scored two runs to lead the MV Kearsarge offense. Gabe Marquis had a triple and Silas Dougherty added a hit and made …

High schools: Coe-Brown baseball knocks off Plymouth, moves on to face Souhegan

Friday, June 5, 2015

NORTHWOOD – Whether making its own offense or being given ample help from its opponent, the Coe-Brown baseball team wasn’t missing chances yesterday to prove it was ready for the grind of the Division II tournament. The fourth-seeded …

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, June 5, 2015

Kasey Smith, Hopkinton softball, 3-for-3, RBI, 2 steals, 2 runs in win Eleanor Angus, Kearsarge girls’ lacrosse, 7 goals, 2 assists in win Kaylee Marshe, Franklin softball, 15 strikeouts, 1-hit shutout in 4-0 win Joe Levesque, Belmont baseball, 12 strikeouts in 3-0 victory Tom Blandini, Bishop Brady baseball, …