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High School

Senior co-captain Trevor Devanny (left) isn’t shy in expressing his belief that the Concord boys are in for a successful season in 2015, a year after they were bounced from the tourney in the quarterfinals. There are 10 players on this year’s roster who have significant varsity experience. 

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

Confidence aplenty as Concord boys’ soccer team gets ready for season opener

Thursday, August 27, 2015

It was an off year for the Concord High boys’ soccer team in 2014. Sure, the Crimson Tide went 11-4-1 in the regular season, earned the fourth seed in the Division I tournament and claimed a 4-0 first-round playoff win over Nashua North. But Concord lost in the quarterfinals to No. 5 Timberlane, 2-1 in overtime, and missed out on …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school boys’ soccer teams

Thursday, August 27, 2015

High school boys’ soccer outlook Coe-Brown Division: II Coach: Christian Gompert (4th year) Last year: 15-2-0, reached quarterfinals Returning starters: Jayson Cleveland, sr., F; Liam Clinch, sr., MF; Jake Dunkerley, sr., F; Ethan Barbeau, jr., D; Corbin LeBlanc, jr., G T op newcomers: Zac Cote, sr., MF; Max Fontaine, jr., MF; Don MacCallum, …

High schools: Three local teams fall to Lebanon in golf opener

Thursday, August 27, 2015

GOLF Bishop Brady second, Coe brown third, john stark Fourth Key players: Lebanon- TJ Barber 38, Kyle Pelletier 39; John Stark – Jake Blanchett (48), Tyler Hazzard (53) Highlights/key moments: Lebanon (219) won its match at Carter Country Club in Lebanon. Bishop Brady (233), Coe-Brown (246) and John Stark (266) rounded out the team scores. Records: Lebanon 3-0, Bishop Brady 2-1, Coe-Brown 1-2, …

Parker, Clachar are runners-up at New England meet

Monday, June 15, 2015

It seems the only way to beat the Coe-Brown girls’ track and field team is to set a record. The Bears came home from Saco, Maine, with a pair of runner-up finishes at the New England Track & …

D-II softball final: Coe-Brown overwhelms top seed Goffstown to repeat as champs

Sunday, June 14, 2015

MANCHESTER – Coe-Brown was in the field for all of two pitches in last night’s Division II softball championship when shortstop Amanda Riley made an error. But don’t mention that to Riley, it’s kind of a touchy subject. …

Twin State lacrosse rosters announced

Sunday, June 14, 2015

Hopkinton’s James McCluskey and John Stark’s Terry Zervos will represent the boys’ team and Bishop Brady’s Sarah Thomas and John Stark’s Hailey Nase will represent the girls’ team for New Hampshire at the annual NH/VT Twin State lacrosse games Saturday at Hanover High. The girls’ game begins at …

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 …