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Concord's Stephen Moran swims in the 200-yard individual medley during Friday's swim meet at the Concord YMCA, Dec. 19, 2014.
(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

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 (2:22.2) and the 100 butterfly (1:03.45) – …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, December 20, 2014

Stephen Moran, Concord swimming, won 200 IM, 100 fly, part of winning 200 free and 200 medley relays Madison Langan, Winnisquam basketball, 22 points, 18 rebounds, 4 steals, 4 blocks in 45-34 win Chay Cadarette, Belmont basketball, 19 points, 13 rebounds in 46-44 win Jake Hemmerlein, Hopkinton Alpine, 2nd and 4th in pair of GS races Luke Zollman, Coe Brown basketball, 20 points, …

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

Friday, December 19, 2014

High school Division II boys’ basketball outlook Bishop Brady Division: II Coach: Cole Etten (1st year) Last year: 14-6, reached quarterfinals Returning PLAYERS: Jourdain Bell, sr., G, 6-1; Brendan Johnson, sr., G, 6-0; Aaron Svendsen, sr., C, 6-6; Joseph Bell, jr., G, 6-1; Matthew Quirk, so., G, 5-9; Matthew Desmarais, so., F, 6-2; Matthew Morey, jr., G, 5-10 Top newcomers: Gabriel Vargas, jr., …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, December 6, 2014

Chay Cadarette, Belmont, 15 points, 20 rebounds in 45-35 win Devi Kraushaar, Kearsarge, 15 points in 67-11 win Maddie Clark, Hopkinton, 16 points in 47-35 win …

Capsule preview outlook of the area’s high school D-III and D-IV girls’ basketball teams

Friday, December 5, 2014

High school D-III and D-IV girls’ basketball outlook Belmont Division: III Coach: Mark Dawalga (3rd year) Last year: 10-10, reached second round Returning players: Cassie Contigiani, sr.; Jackelyn Robarge, sr.; Makayla Donovan, sr.; Chayleigh Cadarette, sr.; Courtney Claremont, jr.; Andreya Murphy, jr.; Megan Prescott, jr.; Shannon Davies, so.; …

Four Concord football players named Division I All-Conference North

Friday, December 5, 2014

Four Concord High School football players were named to the Division I North All-Conference team, which had its rosters released yesterday. Senior Rob Law was the lone Crimson Tide selection on offense, while Concord had seniors Kris Skinner and Will Scharlotte and junior Leo Sudieh picked for the …

Board votes against replaying final minute of game

Thursday, December 4, 2014

OKLAHOMA CITY – It was the final minute of the state quarterfinal when Douglass High School appeared to score the winning touchdown on a fourth-down play. But the jubilation was short-lived as players watched the score get wiped …

High school Athlete of the Season for girls’ cross country

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Elisabeth Danis SCHOOL: Coe-Brown Northwood Academy HONORS/STATS: The junior finished second in Division II (18:34.1) and third at the Meet of Champions (18:07.2) as the Bears won both meets, and seventh (18:42) as Coe-Brown finished runner-up in New …

High school Player of the Season for field hockey

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Cassidy Huckins SCHOOL: Merrimack Valley HONORS/STATS: The senior forward was the top scoring threat and veteran leader of a very young MV team. Chosen First Team All-State and selected to the Twin State Team. THREE FAVORITE THINGS: Chocolate …

Coe-Brown girls’ cross country team qualifies for Nike Cross Nationals

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Next stop Oregon for the Coe-Brown girls’ cross country team. The Bears, who captured the Division II and state Meet of Champions titles before finishing runner-up in New England, turned in another second-place performance yesterday at the Nike …

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, …

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 …

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 …