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Post 21 burned by Derry in bottom of the ninth after three-run rally

Saturday, July 26, 2014

NASHUA – For eight innings, it seemed as if the Concord Post 21 American Legion team was shuffling toward the exit, resigned without a whimper to seeing its tournament hopes and season end with a defeat on the same field that had been the site of one of its greatest recent triumphs. Once the ninth inning was in the books, Post 21 did have that loss. But not without a … 0

N.H., Vermont tie in Lions Cup girls’ soccer game

Sunday, July 20, 2014

The New Hampshire and Vermont girls tied, 2-2, in yesterday’s Lions Cup Twin State soccer game at Castleton State College in Vermont. New Hampshire’s scoring came from a pair of area players, as Courtney Benson of Hopkinton and Sarah Carlson of Bow found the back of the net. Carlson also had an assist on Benson’s goal. The game featured the top graduating seniors … 1

High school Athlete of the Season for boys’ lacrosse

Friday, July 18, 2014

Matt Sanford SCHOOL: Bow High HONORS/STATS: The senior, who was a three-time First Team All-State selection, tallied 50 goals and 14 assists for 64 points this season. He was nominated as an All-American his junior and senior years. THREE FAVORITE THINGS: Dogs, friends, coffee milk Describe your season in one word. Unfinished What … 0

John Stark girls’ lacrosse team can’t take final step against powerhouse Derryfield

Friday, June 13, 2014

MANCHESTER – The John Stark girls’ lacrosse team’s journey to the Division III final was just that – a trip to the game. There was no further step for the Generals, not with the talent on Derryfield’s roster, … 0

Two John Stark boys’ volleyball players make All-State teams

Friday, June 13, 2014

Two John Stark boys’ volleyball players were honored by the NH Volleyball Coaches Association, which released the All-State teams yesterday. Serge Boucher was a First Team selection, while Carson Dunn was an Honorable Mention. The Generals finished 8-10, including the first postseason victory in program history. They lost … 0

Bow baseball team’s unlikely postseason run

Friday, June 13, 2014

The 14th-seeded Bow baseball team went just 9-7 in the regular season, only to turn it on in the D-II tournament on the way to a semifinal defeat: First round def. No. 19 Belmont, 9-2 Second round def. No. 3 Monadnock, 2-0 Quarterfinals def. No. 6 Pelham, 7-0 … 0

No keeping up with Jones, who sends Coe-Brown past Pembroke, 2-1

Thursday, June 12, 2014

MANCHESTER – The field was meant to be a neutral site for the Division II softball semifinals. Not so for Coe-Brown’s Lauren Jones. The Bears’ four-year starter made herself right at home on the same Southern New Hampshire … 0

Baserunning chances fail Panthers in 2-0 semifinal loss to Sunapee

Thursday, June 12, 2014

PLYMOUTH – They were the hallmarks of the Pittsfield baseball team’s march to the championship a year ago. The Panthers ran wild on the basepaths while Kris Perkins shredded lineups. It was a formula that worked time after … 0

Berti’s three-run homer keys Fisher Cats’ rally in 4-3 victory

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Jon Berti hit a three-run homer to tie the game and a double-play grounder brought in the go-ahead run as the New Hampshire Fisher Cats scored four times in the top of the eighth and beat the Bowie Baysox, 4-3, last night. New Hampshire trailed 3-0 through seven, … 0

Division II softball tournament

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Semifinals Yesterday John Stark 4, Con-Val 3, 10 inn. Coe-Brown 2, Pembroke 1 Final Saturday At SNHU No. 7 John Stark (14-5) vs. No. 1 Coe-Brown (17-2), 4:30 p.m. … 0

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Thursday, June 12, 2014

High school tournaments today Girls’ lacrosse Division III championship At SNHU No. 2 John Stark (14-2) vs. No. 1 Derryfield (17-0), 7 p.m. Previous tournament games: John Stark stopped No. 7 Kingswood, 11-10, and No. 3 Kearsarge, 9-7. Derryfield eased past No. 8 Plymouth, 15-6, and No. 4 … 0

John Stark softball team pulls out semifinal victory in bottom of 10th

Thursday, June 12, 2014

MANCHESTER – After giving up the go-ahead run in the top of 10th inning yesterday to defending state champion Con-Val, the John Stark softball team felt some understandable nerves. But the Generals never lost faith. “We kind of … 0

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

High school tournaments today Softball Division II semifinals At SNHU No. 14 ConVal (8-10) vs. No. 7 John Stark (13-5), 5 p.m. Previous tournament games: John Stark beat No. 10 Portsmouth, 5-4, and No. 2 Goffstown, 6-2. Con-Val upset No. 3 Souhegan, 8-6, and No. 6 Plymouth, 2-0. … 0