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NHIAA to players: Play all-star game, lose eligibility

Sunday, August 10, 2014

The state’s governing body of high school athletics recently warned 11 basketball players not to compete in a charity all-star game this month, saying the players would lose their eligibility if they participated. As a result, the players, including Dominic Timbas of Pembroke Academy, Brendan Johnson of Bishop Brady High School and Dana Bean of Franklin High, have opted out of the third Sam Carey All Star Classic, slated for … 0

Ray Duckler: A meeting of the minds for Pembroke? Maybe

Thursday, August 7, 2014

With the speed of a poorly run half-court offense, it appears that, finally, a dispute involving the Pembroke Academy boys’ basketball team might be nearing an end. Optimism emerged from a meeting held yesterday at Southern New Hampshire University, where the Pembroke administration and a segment of athletic directors continued a dialogue that … 2

New Hampshire makes it 14 in a row over Vermont in Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl

Saturday, August 2, 2014

HANOVER – The swarming, stifling defense showed up, as expected. But New Hampshire’s Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl offense wasn’t about to let one side of the ball soak in all of the spotlight. Bolstered by an up-tempo, explosive passing game that complemented an unrelenting defense, the Granite State seized control of the 61st … 0

High school Player of the Season for baseball

Monday, June 30, 2014

BEN BENGTSON School: Concord High Honors/stats: The senior was named First team All-State at shortstop, batting .526 with 9 doubles, 5 triples, 2 homers, 21 RBI and 17 runs 3 favorites: baseball, being with my family, hanging out … 0

Gaudet wins MVP as West beats East in CHaD All-Star game

Sunday, June 29, 2014

MANCHESTER – Defense led the West team to a 24-7 victory in yesterday’s CHaD NH East-West All-Star game at St. Anselm College. And Concord’s Marc Gaudet led the defense. “We had Marc Gaudet leading us as a linebacker, … 0

High school Player of the Season for girls’ tennis

Sunday, June 29, 2014

SHELBY HERRINGTON School: Bishop Brady High Honors/stats: The senior advanced to the quarterfinals of the singles tournament, losing to the eventual champion in three sets, and reached the semifinals in doubles with Katie MacMullin before losing in three … 0

New Hampshire beats Vermont, 6-1, in annual field hockey battle

Sunday, June 29, 2014

New Hampshire scored five second-half goals – sparked by an unassisted strike from Hopkinton’s Brittany Marshall – on the way to a dominating 6-1 victory over Vermont in the 31st annual Twin State Field Hockey Classic at Castleton State University on Friday. Marshall scored five minutes into the … 0

Statistics for area players in CHaD All-Star game

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Marc Gaudet, Concord, 6 tackles (1 for loss), INT Walters Ndi, Concord, 15 carries, 69 yards Dylan Naylor, Concord, 3 tackles Logan Lamoureux, Concord, 2 tackles Brad Rhoades, Trinity (from Epsom), 2 tackles, INT Dwight Alford, Bow, 2 tackles (1 for loss) Cole Martin MV, 2 tackles (1 … 0

Student of the game, Gaudet captains CHaD West team

Saturday, June 28, 2014

When Marc Gaudet was in seventh grade and playing football for the Concord Capitols, his defensive coordinator decided to install the Boston College scheme. John Gaudet, Marc’s father and the team’s head coach, was skeptical. “Brian Beane was … 0

High school Player of the Season for boys’ tennis

Saturday, June 28, 2014

ZACH ZBEHLIK School: Bow High Honors/stats: The senior led the Falcons to their fourth straight D-III finals appearance, going 14-3 in his second season at No. 1 singles. 3 favorites: Family, friends, tennis Describe your season in one … 1

Two area players named to Granite State softball team to take on Maine

Friday, June 27, 2014

John Stark’s Carly Cook and Franklin’s Mariah Gauthier have been selected to compete for New Hampshire at the annual New Hampshire-Maine All-Star softball games. The players were chosen from among the 2014 graduates who participated in the Granite State Games last week. The NH-ME doubleheader will be held … 0

Area players chosen for All-Star Hockey Classic to benefit Make-A-Wish

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Five area hockey players will be taking part in Saturday’s 22nd annual All-Star Hockey Classic to benefit Make-A-Wish. Concord’s Annie Mullen, Loudon’s Brooke Avery (St. Paul’s School) and a trio of players from Bishop Brady-Trinity – Lauren Owsowitz, Arianna Harris and Melissa Houde – will represent Team NH. … 0

Granite State lacrosse teams sweep Byrne Cup Twin State Games

Sunday, June 22, 2014

New Hampshire dominated yesterday’s Hanover Lion’s “Byrne Cup” Twin State All-Star Lacrosse Games, with the girls winning 25-9 and the boys taking a 10-3 victory. Hanover’s Hannah Seibel and Bedford’s Drew Shapiro (two assists) each scored four goals to lead the Granite State, while Souhegan teammates Madison Learned … 0