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Plenty of area players suiting up for NH in Lions Cup soccer matches

Friday, July 17, 2015

The 41st annual Lions Twin State Soccer Cup matches, pitting the top 2015 high school graduates from New Hampshire against their Vermont counterparts, will be played today at Castleton State College in Vermont, with the girls’ game at 4 p.m. and the boys’ game at 6. Pembroke’s Kristin Kezar and Molly Hamilton, Merrimack Valley’s Meredith Ramsey, Bow’s Lilly Naimie and Lauren Scarpetti, Belmont’s Chayleigh Cadarette and Cassie Contigiani and Pittsfield’s …

High school Player of the Season for softball

Friday, July 10, 2015

Cassidy Emerson SCHOOL : Concord High HONORS/STATS : First Team Division I All-State center fielder, hit .414 this season and .372 for her four-year career. 3 FAVORITE THINGS : Chicken, going to the beach, playing my two sports Describe your season in one word. Unforgettable What was the most memorable moment of the …

High school Player of the Season for girls’ track

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Hannah Parker SCHOOL : Coe-Brown Northwood Academy HONORS/STATS : Parker wrapped up her high school career by dominating in her premier event, the 800, winning at the D-II meet and the Meet of Champions (completing a four-year sweep at the MOC) before placing second at New Englands and fourth at nationals. She also …

Semifinals and finals results from singles tennis

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Justin Toler, Concord Semifinals – def. Zachary Gould, Bedford, 6-4, 6-4 Final – lost to Max Reed, Lebanon, 3-6, 6-4, 10-4 tiebreaker Sydney Herrington, Bishop Brady Semifinals – def. Izzy Leonardi, St. Thomas, 6-2, 5-7, 10-5 tiebreaker Final – lost to Julia Chappell, Manchester Central, 7-5, 6-0 …

Senior sextet leads Concord softball team into final four

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Some teams ride a dominant pitcher deep into the postseason. Others jump on the backs of a few power hitters in the middle of the lineup. And every once in a while, a team embraces the old cliché …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

High school tournaments today Softball Division I semifinals At Southern NH University No. 8 Concord (14-6) vs. No. 4 Dover (16-4), 7 p.m. Previous tournament games: Concord eliminated No. 9 Merrimack, 8-1, and No. 16 Pinkerton, 5-2. Dover rolled past No. 13 Bedford, 13-1, and No. 5 Alvirne, …

High schools: Hopkinton softball falls off pace late in quarterfinal loss to Campbell

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

For five innings, Hopkinton gave two-time defending champion Campbell all it could handle. Hawks starter Becca Shatney locked her team in a pitchers’ duel with the Cougars’ Olivia Martinage. Neither team was willing to budge, making all the …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

High school tournaments today Softball Division II semifinals At Southern NH University No. 7 Pembroke (14-4) vs. No. 3 Coe-Brown (15-3), 5 p.m. Previous tournament games: Pembroke nipped No. 10 St. Thomas, 5-4, and upset No. 2 Windham, 1-0 in nine innings. Coe-Brown bested No. 14 Kennett, 5-1, …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Monday, June 8, 2015

High school tournaments today Softball Division III quarterfinals No. 8 Hopkinton (14-3) at No. 1 Campbell (16-1), 4 p.m. P revious tournament games: Hopkinton topped No. 9 Newport, 4-1. Campbell blanked No. 16 Monadnock, 10-0. Head to head: Campbell edged Hopkinton, 10-8, in the regular-season finale on May …

Kearsarge girls’ lacrosse team barely off the mark in semifinal loss

Sunday, June 7, 2015

BEDFORD – The clangs rang loud in the ears of the Kearsarge girls’ lacrosse team. The Cougars hit the post four times during a three-minute span in yesterday’s Division III semifinal against Laconia, and each time the clang …

High schools: Tide softball reaches ninth final four in 11 years

Sunday, June 7, 2015

With nine final four appearances in the last 11 years, reaching the semifinals might seem like old hat for the Concord High softball team. Not so. Especially this year, when the Tide entered the season with no varsity …

Squeeze bunt in ninth helps Pembroke upset Windham in Division II softball quarterfinals

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Russ Saucier knew he was going to have to get creative. He had seen enough swings and misses from his Pembroke softball team in its Division II quarterfinal game to know that, if the Spartans were going to convert on their rare scoring chances against a decisively favored …

Area champs at Meet of Champions

Sunday, June 7, 2015

Girls Hannah Parker, Coe-Brown (800 in 2:08.16) Elisabeth Danis, Coe-Brown (3,200 in 10:47.53) Ariel Clachar, Coe-Brown (long jump in 17-11) Ahna McCusker, Katie Scannell, Parker and Danis, Coe-Brown (4x800 relay in 9:20.38) Kristie Schoffield, MV (400 in 56.39) Boys Dom Repucci, Dom, Hopkinton (3,200 in 9:19.38) Zach Astle, …