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Coe-Brown's Amanda Riley spikes the ball down on Gilford's Stevie Orton during Monday's game at Coe-Brown Northwood Academy.   (Alan MacRae/for the Monitor)

High schools: Coe-Brown volleyball finishes sweep with a flourish

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

The Coe-Brown girls’ volleyball team needed a tremendous comeback in the third game in order to preserve a sweep over Gilford. They pulled it off, wrapping up a 3-0 victory over the Golden Eagles in Northwood last night. The win pulls the Bears (6-2) into a tie for fourth place in the conference with the Golden Eagles (6-2). The Bears’ frontcourt threesome of middle hitter Emma Easler (eight kills), setter Lacey Locke (11 assists) and outside hitter Abigail Ahern (10 kills) dominated from the opening serve. After winning the first two games handily, Coe-Brown had to fight through a back-and-forth third game as Gilford was … 0

Concord football clicks on final drive to hold off Manchester Central, 28-21

Sunday, September 28, 2014

It’s a new year for the Concord High football team, but the reminders of last season’s state championship run haven’t completely left Memorial Field. Faced with a tie score, 80 yards and eight-and-a-half minutes to work with, the 2014 Crimson Tide summoned up a little bit of the 2013 moxie. Concord put a … 0

Bow football clicks as a unit, routs Bishop Brady 62-0

Sunday, September 28, 2014

It was a homecoming that belonged to everybody. Nine touchdowns by eight different players. Four turnovers created by the defense. Two turnovers created by special teams. Three quarterbacks taking snaps. As Bow Head Coach Paul Cohen succinctly put it – “it was a great team victory.” All varsity and junior varsity players saw some action and the defending champion Bow Falcons (3-0) combined … 0

High school Stars of the Day

Friday, September 12, 2014

Andy Arnold, Kearsarge golf, medalist honors with even-35 Joel Bolanger, Coe-Brown golf, team-low 37 Chase Patterson, John Stark boys’ soccer, shutout in 2-0 win Kelsey Scott, Belmont girls’ soccer, game-winning goal with 4 minutes left … 0

High schools: Concord golf team a solid second in first home meet

Thursday, September 11, 2014

The Concord golf team’s first-ever home match played at Pembroke Pines, the Tide’s new home course, is symbolic of where Coach Ed Deshaies says his team stands – “still getting comfortable and finding their roles.” But despite all … 1

High school Stars of the Day

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Matt LaTourette, Concord golf, even-par 36, medalist Caitlyn Shea, Concord volleyball, 27 assists in 3-0 win Doug Champagne, Bow golf, 35, medalist Adam Devine, Kearsarge golf, 37, medalist Kaleigh Davis, Kearsarge girls’ soccer, second straight shutout in 1-0 win … 0

High schools: Concord boys’ soccer team wins battle against Pinkerton

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

For most Division I boys’ soccer teams, Concord is a measuring stick. The Crimson Tide, after all, has been to the semifinals six of the last nine years. But the Tide also needs to test itself against top … 0

Concord volleyball not quite elite, but trying to make the climb

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

The mantra has been consistent for the Concord High girls’ volleyball team in recent seasons. “Improvement” and “progress” have been the slogans, with “championship” and “title” potentially being terms and goals for another day. The emphasis on patience is necessary for a team that won only three matches … 0

High schools: Hopkinton on the run to a pair of cross country wins

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Just 10 days removed from the season-opening early bird meet in Gilford, the Hopkinton High cross country teams are shaving minutes off their times. Yesterday in North Sutton, all 10 of the Hawks’ scoring runners dropped their times … 0

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school girls’ volleyball teams

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

High school girls’ volleyball outlook Coe-Brown Division: II Coach: Rick Veno (4th year) Last year: 18-1, D-II champion Returning st arters: Amanda Riley, sr., OH; Debbie Peabody, sr., L; Emma Easler, sr., MB; Abby Ahern, sr., OH; Katie Tomaszewski, sr., MB; Lacey Locke, sr., S Top newcomers: Casey … 0

High schools: John Stark football sees signs of encouragement in 35-14 loss to Milford

Sunday, September 7, 2014

WEARE – The final score didn’t suggest it, but John Stark football Coach Jim O’Rourke knew his team made a step forward in its opener, even while the Milford Spartans gathered to celebrate a three-score victory on the … 0

Concord pulls out opening win with last-minute touchdown

Saturday, September 6, 2014

For a team looking to establish its identity, gritty isn’t a bad place to start. The Concord football team gave up the tying touchdown in the fourth quarter, then made three defensive stands and came up with the … 1

High schools: Cougars come up big

Saturday, September 6, 2014

NORTH SUTTON – Ryan Stanley had already been beaten for two touchdowns. But with Pembroke driving late in the fourth in search of the tying touchdown, Stanley found some redemption. The Kearsarge senior was giving up several inches … 0