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Colin Tracy and goalie Robbie Margeson celebrate Bow’s first win of the season. (RICH MIYARA / NH Sports Photography)

High schools: Bow boys’ hockey team picks up first win of season, 4-2, over Hollis-Brookline/Derryfield

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Trailing 2-0 early in the second period yesterday, the Bow High boys’ hockey team finally started doing what it hadn’t done to that point this season: playing without the puck. And when the Falcons changed their ways, it paid off. Austin Beaudette took a terrific pass from Alex Killion and scored 4:15 into the second period to put Bow (1-1) on the scoreboard, sparking a come-from-behind 4-2 victory over Hollis-Brookline/Derryfield (0-2) on the Falcons’ home ice. The victory not only marks Bow’s first win of the season, but it’s also the 200th career win for Coach Tim Walsh in his 14th year at the helm …

Pembroke basketball assistant coach Segal resigns from team

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Dave Segal, an assistant coach with the Pembroke Academy boys’ basketball team, announced Friday on the Spartans’ basketball Facebook page that he resigned from the position, the result, he said, of not being given the opportunity to coach the Spartans during Coach Matt Alosa’s season-opening suspension. “In a coaches meeting with Athletic Director Suzanne Klink, she informed the staff that JV coach Eric …

High schools: Fast times for Concord boys, Bow girls in the pool

Saturday, December 20, 2014

The Concord High boys and Bow High girls made a splash last night in the first home swimming meet of the season, both going 7-0 at the Concord YMCA. Stephen Moran went home with first-place finishes in each of his four races to lead the Crimson Tide. Individually, Moran won the 200 IM …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, December 13, 2014

Xenthios Cyr, Pittsfield basketball, 41 points, 8 rebounds, 5 steals in win Cassidy Huckins, MV basketball, 20 points, 4 rebounds, 5 assists in win Hannah Seidner, Pembroke basketball, 17 points in win Cooper Cyr, Hopkinton basketball, 15 points, 8 rebounds in loss James Bromwell, Kearsarge basketball, 15 points, …

High schools: Concord wrestlers come out aggressive in season-opening win over Keene

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Coach Ham Munnell couldn’t have asked for a better opener. Competing on their home mats, Concord wrestlers won 13 of 14 matches to roll to a 67-3 victory over Keene last night. And the one loss (Connor Stadnicki …

Experience, depth has Tide girls’ hoop thinking tourney

Thursday, December 11, 2014

For the past three years, the Concord High girls’ basketball team has paid its dues, trotting out a youthful lineup of inexperienced players in the hopes of building a future contender. This season, Coach Mike Achilles and the …

Capsule preview outlook of the area’s high school Division II girls’ basketball teams

Thursday, December 11, 2014

High school girls’ basketball Division II outlook Bishop Brady Division: II Coach: Aaron Brochu (3rd year) Last year: 18-3, reached semifinals in D-III Returning starters: Melissa Mallahan, sr., F, 6-1; Sarah Thomas, sr., G, 5-8; Riley Bennett, so., G, 5-7 Top newcomer: Sam Will, fr., G/F, 6-2 Outlook: …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school Div. III & IV boys’ basketball teams

Thursday, December 11, 2014

High school boys’ basketball Divisions III & IV outlook Belmont Division: III Coach: Jim Cilley (1st year) Last year: 3-15, did not make tournament Returning starters: Chris Duggan, sr., G, 6-2; Trevor Hunt, so., F, 6-3; Andrew Derosia, …

High school Division III football All-State team

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Nine area football players earned First Team Division III All-State honors. Bow running back Matt Ehrenberg, lineman Tucker Johnson and kicker Mac Kimball along with Bishop Brady quarterback Brendan Johnson, wide receiver Andrew Jousset and tight end Chris …

Weather wipes out Tuesday’s high school schedule

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Yesterday’s inclement weather forced the postponement of all area high school games, with most being moved to today. In girls’ basketball action, Laconia at Belmont, Hopkinton at H-D, and Pittsfield at Derryfield will all be made up tonight, while the Winnisquam at Franklin game will be made up …

Concord wrestling looks for depth, experience to lead way

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Here’s what the Concord High wrestling team has this season – 10 seniors, eight wrestlers who placed in the top six at last year’s Division I championship meet and three who placed in the top four at the …

Capsule outlook of the area’s Division III high school wrestling teams

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

High school wrestling outlook Bow Division: III Coach: Ben Morrow (1st year as head coach) Last year: Tied-6 th Returning starters: Michael York, so., 106; Chris Forest, jr., 126; Brendan Mooney, sr., 138; Billy Target, sr., 152; Eric Scott, sr., 160; Matt Haddock, sr., 171; Jared Reynolds, so., …

Coe-Brown girls run to 16th at Nike Cross Nationals

Saturday, December 6, 2014

The Coe-Brown girls’ cross country team improved two places from last year, finishing 16th out of 22 teams at the Nike Cross Nationals in Portland, Ore. Hannah Parker paced the Bears with a 61st-place finish in 18:48 on …