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Merrimack Valley's Sydney Rollins (2) pushes past a Winnacunnet player during Thursday's 18-3 loss against Winnacunnet at Merrimack Valley High School in Penacook on May 28, 2015.

(ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff)

High schools: Tide boys’ tennis team wins epic match over Derryfield in semifinals

Friday, May 29, 2015

MANCHESTER – The moment was impossibly full. Tension, drama, disbelief and release all crammed into a three-second window that the Concord boys’ tennis team flung open in victory. “This was the most exciting, most dramatic win I’ve had in all my years as a coach,” said Concord’s Dave Page, who is in his 11th year as the Crimson Tide’s head …

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, May 29, 2015

McKayla Reale, Hopkinton softball, 4-for-5, 3 runs, double, 2 RBI in 15-6 win Taylor Darrell, Bow girls’ lacrosse, 6 goals in 19-12 loss Anna Stowell, Kearsarge girls’ lacrosse, 5 goals in 13-3 win Veronyca Daniels, Concord girls’ lacrosse, 5 goals, assist in 16-3 win Amanda Murray, Bow girls’ lacrosse, 4 goals in 19-12 loss Tess Masci, Hopkinton girls’ lacrosse, 4 goals in 7-6 …

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Friday, May 29, 2015

High school tournaments today Track & field Division I championships At Winnacunnet H.S., Hampton, 4 p.m. Schedule of events: 4 p.m. – (girls, then boys) long jump, pole vault, javelin, shot put; (boys, then girls) triple jump, high jump, discus; 5 p.m. – (girls, then boys) 4x800 final; (boys, then girls) 110/100 hurdles trials, 100 trials; 6 p.m. – (girls, then boys) finals …

High school Stars of the Day

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Megan Prescott, Belmont softball, complete game (8 IP), 1 hit, 1 BB allowed in 8-3 win Angel Feliz, Concord boys track, 1st long jump in 20-6 and 1st 100 in 10.84 Josiah Platte, MV boys track, 1st shot, discus and javelin in 4-team meet; MV won Ian Remenar, …

High school Stars of the Day

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Tucker Normand, Winnisquam baseball, 3-for-4, triple, 4 runs, 3 RBI, 3 steals Becca Shatney, Hopkinton softball, 2-hit shutout from circle; game-winning RBI Sydney Herrington, Brady girls’ tennis, 8-0 wins at singles and doubles in win Cassidy Emerson, Concord softball, 3-for-4, run, RBI in 5-2 win Becca Proulx, Concord …

High school girls: Shatney’s two-hit shutout leads Hopkinton over Conant, 2-0

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

This one didn’t need the kind of a pre-game speech that a Monday afternoon game might typically warrant. At 7-1, Conant had the kind of record the Hopkinton softball team couldn’t help but notice. But it wasn’t so …

High school boys: Four straight wins follow four straight losses for Winnisquam baseball

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

April wasn’t kind to the Winnisquam baseball team. May has been a completely different story. After starting the season with four straight losses, the Bears made it four straight victories yesterday, using a potent offense and steady pitching to beat Prospect Mountain, 11-3. “Prospect has a couple of …

Concord, Bishop Brady hold court among state’s best tennis teams

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Bedford may argue, but Concord can make a strong case that it’s the capital of the state’s high school tennis scene. The Concord High boys’ team is 7-1 and the Crimson Tide girls’ team is 7-2. Both of …

Tennis supremacy at Memorial Field

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Concord boys Record: 7-1 Rank: 3rd in Division I Loss: 5-4 to undefeated Bedford Concord girls Record: 7-2 Rank: 5th in Division I Losses: 5-4 to undefeated Exeter; 8-1 to undefeated Bedford Bishop Brady boys Record: 8-0 Rank: 1st in Division II Test: May 20 vs. undefeated Portsmouth …

High schools: Split decision for John Stark baseball team

Saturday, May 9, 2015

His team had both a memorable win and a discouraging loss in the same day, so it made sense that John Stark Coach Dennis Pelletier was of mixed emotions once both were in the books. “I’m slightly frustrated,” …

High school boys: Caruso to the rescue as Pembroke edges MV, 4-3

Saturday, May 9, 2015

PEMBROKE – The game was on the line, and Jerry Caruso wanted to keep things simple. Runners stood on first and second in the seventh inning of a tie game, and the Pembroke shortstop kept reminding himself to …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Jerry Caruso, Pembroke baseball, 3-for-4, 2 RBI, run, walk-off single in 4-3 win Lizzie Brandt, John Stark girls’ lacrosse, 5 goals in 11-10 win August Colburn, John Stark boys’ lacrosse, 21 saves in victory Daniel Medvetz, John Stark boys’ lacrosse, 6 goals in 17-12 victory Cole Laliberte, Merrimack …

High school girls: John Stark lacrosse fends off Grizzlies, 11-10

Saturday, May 9, 2015

Up 4-1 the early in the first half, the John Stark girls’ lacrosse team looked poised to cruise to its third straight win. But Goffstown rallied back and made yesterday’s contest in Weare an interesting one all the way down to the final buzzer. “This was a close …