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High school Player of the season for boys’ tennis

Friday, July 3, 2015

JUSTIN TOLER School: Concord Honors/stats: The junior was the No. 1 player from a Crimson Tide team that went 15-2 and reached the Division I final. He won the state doubles tournament with Thomas Bengtson and advanced to the final of the singles tournament. 3 favorite things: My cat Dino, Chicken, Music What was the highlight of your season? The highlight of my season was definitely the semifinal win over Derryfield. We knew it was going to be an extremely tough match and when we pulled through we were extremely pumped. Describe the season in one word. Legacy, because that is the word we used …

High school baseball Player of the Season

Thursday, July 2, 2015

EVAN VULGAMORE SCHOOL: Bow High HONORS/STATS: The junior catcher was named Division III Player of the Year. THREE FAVORITE THINGS: Playing baseball, listening to music and hanging out with my friends Describe your season in one word. Fulfilling What was the most memorable part of the season? As a whole, the most memorable …

East turns it around at halftime to win CHaD All-Star Game, 29-15

Sunday, June 28, 2015

MANCHESTER – They found the end zone early. They were up by two scores in the middle of the first quarter. They came up with five turnovers in the first half. It was a great way for Team West to start Saturday’s CHaD NH East-West All-Star Game. And that’s exactly what the West …

Coe-Brown wins fourth softball title

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Coe-Brown improved to 4-4 in softball championship games with yesterday’s convincing victory. Their title-game history: Wins 2015 – def. Goffstown, 10-1 2014 – def. John Stark, 6-5 2010 – def. Kennett, 5-3 1978 – def. Littleton (score NA) Losses 2013 – lost to ConVal, 5-3 2009 – lost …

Six seniors pave way to Coe-Brown’s third straight championship appearance

Saturday, June 13, 2015

MANCHESTER – Two years ago, the Coe-Brown softball team made its way to Southern New Hampshire University with a core of sophomores taking the big stage for the first time. The top-seeded Bears reached the Division II title …

High school softball All-State teams released

Saturday, June 13, 2015

Franklin’s Alexis Colpack was named Division III softball Player of the Year, and 13 other area players received First Team All-State recognition, as voted on by the New Hampshire Softball Coaches Association. Concord’s Cassidy Emerson and Deb Morrill were named to the Division I first team. Coe-Brown’s Amanda …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Saturday, June 13, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last week’s rank) 1. COE-BROWN GIRLS’ TRACK (1) won four events and had 11 top-six finishes (New England qualifiers) at the Meet of Champions. 2. COE-BROWN SOFTBALL (9) will play in its third …

D-II softball semifinals: Coe-Brown going to the ’ship for a third straight season

Friday, June 12, 2015

MANCHESTER – As soon as the ball leapt off Amanda Riley’s bat, most everyone at Southern New Hampshire University knew the confines of the softball field could not keep the ball in play. And as Riley rounded third, …

Defensive woes haunt Hopkinton baseball in Division III semifinal loss to Campbell

Friday, June 12, 2015

MANCHESTER – Dreaded as season-ending losses are, there is an agreed upon way to go about settling for them. Teams want to go out with their best efforts and their best games – and most of all, without …

Concord boys’ tennis duo of Toler, Bengtson wins doubles title

Friday, June 12, 2015

MANCHESTER – The Concord tennis coaches nicknamed the shot, a feathery drop volley, a “Thomas,” because it’s a favorite weapon for senior Thomas Bengtson. Yesterday Bengtson and his doubles partner, Justin Toler, used the “Thomas” to perfection, drop …

Division II softball semifinals, final

Friday, June 12, 2015

Semifinals No. 3 Coe-Brown 5, No. 7 Pembroke 1 No. 1 Goffstown 3, No. 4 Sanborn 2 Final Saturday, 7 p.m. At SNHU No. 3 Coe-Brown (16-3) vs. No. 1 Goffstown (18-3) …

Huckins, McNamara named to Twin State Field Hockey team

Friday, June 12, 2015

Merrimack Valley’s Cassidy Huckins and Winnisquam’s Erin McNamara will represent team New Hampshire at the annual NH/VT Twin State field hockey game on June 26 at 7 p.m. Saint Anselm College. The game pits the top players from New Hampshire’s Class of 2015 against their counterparts from Vermont. …

D-II baseball semifinal: Coe-Brown can’t quite take down No. 1 Windham

Thursday, June 11, 2015

MANCHESTER – Beating the No. 1 team in the division and handing them their only loss of the season is an accomplishment. Doing it twice, especially in the playoffs, may have been too large an order. The fourth-ranked Coe-Brown (15-4) baseball team played great defense and took advantage …