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A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Mojalaki CC golf Kathy Kuhn and Lucille Gage placed first in the Mojalaki ladies’ fun league. Mary Reeves and Rosie Dennerly came in second place, with Barbara Wiggin and Cherie Leach placing third. Kathy Kuhn won closest to the pin. Sunset League playoffs The Sunset League is in the first round of playoffs, with the third game taking place today. Last night, Grappone took the 1-0 win over Glove Works, … 0

LNA students graduate from Lakes Region Community College

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

The 2014 Lakes Region Community College Summer Licensed Nursing Assistant graduation was held July 11 in the Academic Commons. The summer graduates are (bottom photo, from left) Suzanne Cronin of Belmont, Madeline Flynn of North Haverhill, Audriana Martinez of Laconia, Kayleen Burhoe of Plymouth, Jessica Wilson of Meredith, Courtney Drouin of Belmont and … 0

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 … 0

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Lacrosse champions The Concord Crush Orange U9 boys’ lacrosse team finished 12-0 this season, including regular season and playoffs. The roster included Heath Mann, Matt Hooper, Liam Duclos, Dawson Fancher, Joey Tarbell, Chili Cabot, Garrett Bishop, Brody McGonigle, … 0

Concord High ends Bow’s four-year reign as Monitor Cup champion

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

For the first time since 2009, Concord High captured the Monitor Cup as the top sports program in the Monitor’s coverage area. The Crimson Tide won both the winter and spring seasons to claim the overall school year title and end Bow’s four-year reign. The Monitor Cup ranks … 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

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

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

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

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