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John Stark-Hopkinton's Adrian McCarthy-Tiella joins in the celebration of the team's 10th goal against Manchester West at JFK Coliseum in Manchester Monday night.

(GEOFF FORESTER / Monitor staff)

High schools: Seven goals in first seven minutes has John Stark-Hopkinton hockey flying

Monday, January 26, 2015

First vs. worst. Undefeated vs. winless. Last night’s boys’ hockey game between John Stark-Hopkinton and Manchester West was bound to be lopsided, but few would have predicted this. The Generals scored seven goals in the first seven minutes of the game and coasted to a 12-4 victory at Manchester’s JFK Coliseum. “We’re playing well,” Stark-Hopkinton Coach Denis Kolehmainen said, but quickly added, “but we haven’t played the top teams, except for Berlin and Souhegan. Other than that, it’s been middle or bottom of the pack.” Still, there was no letdown for the Generals. Cal Loos scored 1:21 in, Jake Blanchette added another just 14 seconds …

High schools: Belmont makes its mark in D-III meet

Monday, January 26, 2015

There is no Division III indoor track state meet, but yesterday’s results indicate that the Belmont boys’ track team could be a contender for a title in the spring. Paced by scoring efforts in eight of 12 events and two victories, one by Michael Burbank in the 55 dash (6.92 seconds) and another by the 4x400 relay team (3:53.49) of juniors Ian Rupp, …

High school schedule changes ahead of the storm

Monday, January 26, 2015

With the potential for a blizzard hitting the state late today and through the day tomorrow, Concord High has changed a couple of its basketball games. The girls’ game at Winnacunnet was moved from tomorrow to this evening, with varsity starting at 5:30. Tonight’s boys’ home game has been moved up an hour for a 5:30 varsity start time. …

High schools: Hopkinton basketball takes quality Campbell team to wire in OT loss

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

With 10 seconds left in overtime and his team down two points, Hopkinton boys’ basketball Coach Dave Chase called a timeout to set his players up for what would be a potentially game-winning play. The Hawks were looking to repeat Friday night’s magic, which saw Hopkinton hit a …

High schools: Coe-Brown boys’ indoor track team wins first meet in program history

Sunday, January 11, 2015

It was yet another historic day for the Coe-Brown running program. Despite numerous team and individual titles at the division, state and New England levels, and a even a few appearances at the national level, in all three running sports (cross country, indoor track, outdoor track), the Bears …

High schools: John Stark wrestles tough despite adversity

Sunday, January 11, 2015

With a depleted roster, thanks to a plethora of injuries and ailments, John Stark wrestling Coach John Widmann knew his Generals weren’t going to have the depth needed to win yesterday’s Live Free or Die Duals Tournament in …

High schools: Crouch’s buzzer-beater lifts Hopkinton boys’ basketball team past Kearsarge, 34-32

Saturday, January 10, 2015

NORTH SUTTON – Jamison Crouch didn’t hit a single field goal during the first 31 minutes of his team’s clash with Kearsarge yesterday. During its last second, he buried the game’s biggest. Crouch’s unlikely 3-pointer with 0.2 seconds …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Christian Serrano, Winnisquam boys’ hoop, 19 points 11 assists in win Sarah Thomas, Brady girls’ hoop, 16 points in win Kenny Torres, Franklin boys’ hoop, 18 points, 3 at buzzer in 53-50 win Chay Cadarette, Belmont girls’ hoop, 11 pts 11 rebs in 45-34 win Max Cross and …

Coe-Brown cross country coaches named state Coaches of the Year

Saturday, January 10, 2015

Tim Cox and Brent Tkaczyk, coaches of the state champion Coe-Brown girls’ cross country team, were named New Hampshire Coaches of the Year by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. The winners from each …

Hopkinton girls use stifling defense to get past Kearsarge

Saturday, January 10, 2015

NORTH SUTTON – Pat Roye didn’t have to say much during halftime of his team’s showdown with Kearsarge last night. And that, the Hopkinton girls’ basketball coach said, is something he’s been hoping would happen for awhile. With …

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, January 9, 2015

Mayson Kimball, MV girls’ basketball, 19 points in 60-31 win over Plymouth Nate Mulleavey, MV boys’ basketball, 6 points, go-ahead basket in overtime and block to preserve 51-50 win over Plymouth Sam Marshall, Bishop Brady boys’ Alpine, first place at 59.16 Sunny Choi, Bishop Brady boys’ Alpine, second …

High schools: Mulleavey’s heroics lift Merrimack Valley basketball over Plymouth

Friday, January 9, 2015

Nate Mulleavey had just saved the game. And then he had to do it again. The senior guard had just put back a Cole Remillard missed shot in the closing seconds of overtime to give the Merrimack Valley boys’ basketball team a one-point lead over Plymouth, but the …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, January 9, 2015

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team 1. BISHOP BRADY BOYS’ HOOP (7) Beating Pembroke over the holidays and a 3-0 start in D-II vault the Giants to the top. 2. BISHOP BRADY GIRLS’ HOOP (10) The Giants claimed the Cap Area Holiday title and are 5-0 in D-II. 3. …