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Bow's Jack Corriveau pushes through Raymond's defense during Saturday's football game in Raymond, Oct. 18, 2014. Bow won, 55-6.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

High schools: Bow football puts it away early in 55-6 rout of Raymond

Sunday, October 19, 2014

RAYMOND – It would have been easy for Bow to lounge its way into Raymond. After all, the undefeated, defending champion Falcons were at the top of the Division III standings coming into yesterday’s football game and Raymond was at the bottom. But Bow arrived ready, and the Rams never stood a chance. The Falcons (6-0) scored touchdowns on their …

No stopping the insanity in Bow when it comes to defense

Sunday, October 19, 2014

BOW – Most call it a three-and-out when a defense forces a punt after just three plays. Bow Coach Paul Cohen likes to call it “18 seconds of craziness,” six seconds for each play. So far this season, the Falcons defense has been going insane. “We tell the kids to do whatever it …

Bow’s stingy defense by the numbers

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Yards and points allowed by the Bow defense against each opponent: 70 7 vs. Campbell 50 0 vs. Stevens 101 0 vs. Bishop Brady 126 6 vs. Epping-Newmarket 106 6 vs. Farmington-Nute 106 6 vs. Raymond 93.2 4.2 average per game …

John Stark Regional High wins bass fishing tournament

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

The John Stark Regional High bass fishing team won the second annual NHIAA tournament over the weekend. Seniors Tyler Spiers and Daniel Medvetz represented John Stark. In the finals on Saturday at Lake Winnisquam, Stark had the top …

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Izzy Gesen, Hopkinton field hockey, hat trick in win Caitlyn Keenan, Bow girls’ soccer, hat trick in win Emmy Campbell, Hopkinton field hockey, 6 saves, 7th shutout of the year Jacob Rockwood, Hopkinton boys’ soccer, 2 goals, 3 assists in win Riley McNicholas, Hopkinton boys’ soccer, hat trick, …

High schools: Concord volleyball team finding its winning touch

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

There’s nothing wrong with being average, but the Concord High volleyball team aspires to be above average. Last night, it got there. For the first time this season, the Crimson Tide eclipsed .500, moving to 6-5 thanks to …

Coaching keeps Amy Dutton going as she wages her battle against cancer

Monday, October 6, 2014

Cancer couldn’t keep Amy Dutton from the sidelines. Despite being diagnosed with both breast and ovarian cancer in November of 2011, Dutton hasn’t missed a season as the Belmont girls’ soccer coach. In fact, Dutton has doubled down …

Franklin football shows poise in come-from-behind overtime win over Stevens

Sunday, October 5, 2014

FRANKLIN – They grow up so fast. Seven minutes and 12 seconds, to be exact. That’s how long it took the Franklin High defense, sturdy all game, to force a game-changing fumble, the Golden Tornadoes offense to score …

John Stark football team goes from ecstasy to agony in final seconds of 7-6 loss

Sunday, October 5, 2014

WEARE – There are losses, and then there are heartbreaking losses. These are the type of losses that bring tears, plenty of which could be found in the John Stark huddle after yesterday’s 7-6 loss to divisional opponent Hollis-Brookline (2-3). Generally a 7-6 loss doesn’t lead to such …

Johnson throws for five touchdowns as Brady passes by Farmington-Nute, 35-16

Sunday, October 5, 2014

There’s one thing that doesn’t get Bishop Brady football Head Coach Matt Shaw upset. “Like I’ve told (Brendan Johnson) all year,” Shaw said, “ ‘I will never get mad at you for taking a shot downfield.’ It pays dividends.” It’s a good thing Shaw doesn’t get mad, because …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Ireland Tawney, Hopkinton field hockey, 3 goals, assist in 7-2 win Dom Repucci, Hopkinton boys’ cross country, won Jeri Blair Invitational in 17:00.7 Sarah Ek, Concord field hockey, 3 goals in 4-2 win Madalyn Lover, John Stark girls’ volleyball, 6 aces, 27 assists in 3-0 win Owen Molind, …

High schools: John Stark girls show speed, depth in Jeri Blair Invitational victory

Saturday, October 4, 2014

While the Hopkinton girls’ cross country team featured two runners in the top four and three in the top eight in yesterday’s Jeri Blair Invitational in Belmont, it was John Stark that outkicked the field to finish with …

Pembroke football gets rolling on the ground, earns first win of season over Manchester West

Saturday, October 4, 2014

PEMBROKE – The tone in Ray Connolly’s voice went back and forth, as if the Pembroke Academy football coach wasn’t sure exactly how to feel moments after his team’s 28-12 victory over Manchester West went final. Connolly was …