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Bow's Lauren Scarpetti kicks the ball during Wednesday's 5-1 win at Laconia High School, Nov. 5, 2014. Keenan scored Bow's first goal of the night.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

High school Player of the Season for girls’ soccer

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Lauren Scarpetti SCHOOL: Bow High HONORS/STATS: The senior midfielder led the Falcons to back-to-back perfect 20-0 seasons, scoring four goals and assisting on 16 others, including two assists in both the semifinals and championship. THREE FAVORITE THINGS: Traveling, Christmas, and cinnamon rolls Which player on your own team would you hate to play against? And why? Caitlyn Keenan or Maddie …

High school Player of the Season for football

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Brendan Johnson SCHOOL: Bishop Brady HONORS/STATS: The senior quarterback set a state record for touchdown passes in a season with 31. THREE FAVORITE THINGS: 1) Friends and family; 2) Sports; 3) Twitter; feel free to follow me @BrendanJ11 Which player on your own team would you hate to play against? And why? I …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Youth hockey The Brine Sporting Goods Concord Youth Hockey Bantam 1 team went 1-1 in Valley League Hockey action over the weekend. On Saturday, the Caps beat Framingham, 7-2, with Liam O’Brian (two goals), Dominique Biron (goal, two assists) and Colin Kastle (goal, two assists) leading the way on offense. In the second game, the Caps lost, 2-1, to the Waltham Bantam 1 …

High school football champions crowned

Sunday, November 23, 2014

Jack Hanaway scored three rushing touchdowns and TJ Urbanik added two, including a 94-yarder, as the Pinkerton Academy football team dominated Bedford, 37-0, to win the Division I championship yesterday in Durham. With the win, the Astros ended a run of three straight losses in the championship game …

High school Player of the Season for boys’ soccer

Saturday, November 22, 2014

Riley McNicholas SCHOOL: Hopkinton High HONORS/STATS: The senior midfielder scored 23 goals with 10 assists this year, with his Hawks teams losing only once (other than in PKs) in the last three years. THREE FAVORITE THINGS: Family, soccer, …

High school Athlete of the Season for boys’ cross country

Friday, November 21, 2014

Dom Repucci SCHOOL: Hopkinton High HONORS/STATS: The junior finished third at the state Meet of Champions (15:47.7), second in Division III (16:38.0) and 18th in New England (16:15). THREE FAVORITE THINGS: Running, playing music and spending time with …

Final pound-for-pound fall high school rankings

Friday, November 21, 2014

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS X-C (1) First in Division II, first at the Meet of Champions, second in New England and No. 1 here. 2. BOW GOLF (3) The three-time Division III champs haven’t …

Division III high school golf All-State

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Three area high school golfers earned First Team All-State status in Division III, in a vote by the D-III coaches. Doug Champagne and Tyler Cole, from D-III champion Bow, and Kearsarge’s Andrew Arnold earned First Team honors. Division III All-State Player of the Year Pat McGinley, Derryfield First …

Coe-Brown’s Clachar accepts full scholarship to compete in track and field at University of Maine

Thursday, November 20, 2014

NORTHWOOD – When it comes to track and field, Ariel Clachar thrives in the pressure and pandemonium of major meets. Like at last year’s New England championships when she recorded the winning long jump on her third and …

High school soccer All-State teams

Thursday, November 20, 2014

The Twin State Lions Cup soccer games will have a distinctly local feel next summer, with eight girls and four boys from the area competing for New Hampshire when it takes on its counterparts from Vermont. Pembroke’s Kristin Kezar and Molly Hamilton, Bow’s Lilly Naimie and Lauren Scarpetti, …

High school Player of the Season for volleyball

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Emma Easler SCHOOL: Coe-Brown Northwood Academy HONORS/STATS: The senior middle blocker was a Division II First Team All-Stater, leading the Bears to a 12-4 regular season and a semifinal appearance. THREE FAVORITE THINGS: Family, Friday afternoons, and naps. …

Shrine football game moves to Vermont in 2015

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

The Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl, which pits the best senior football players from New Hampshire against their counterparts from Vermont, will be held at Castleton State College in Vermont in 2015. The game has been played at Dartmouth College for all but six of the last 57 years …

Coe-Brown captures fall segment of the Monitor Cup

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

On the strength of two cross country championships, Coe-Brown Northwood Academy took the lead in the Monitor Cup after the fall season. The Monitor Cup ranks the area’s 15 high school varsity sports programs, awarding points based on records, how far teams advanced in the tournament and individual …