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Post 21 burned by Derry in bottom of the ninth after three-run rally

Saturday, July 26, 2014

NASHUA – For eight innings, it seemed as if the Concord Post 21 American Legion team was shuffling toward the exit, resigned without a whimper to seeing its tournament hopes and season end with a defeat on the same field that had been the site of one of its greatest recent triumphs. Once the ninth inning was in the books, Post 21 did have that loss. But not without a … 0

N.H., Vermont tie in Lions Cup girls’ soccer game

Sunday, July 20, 2014

The New Hampshire and Vermont girls tied, 2-2, in yesterday’s Lions Cup Twin State soccer game at Castleton State College in Vermont. New Hampshire’s scoring came from a pair of area players, as Courtney Benson of Hopkinton and Sarah Carlson of Bow found the back of the net. Carlson also had an assist on Benson’s goal. The game featured the top graduating seniors … 1

High school Athlete of the Season for boys’ lacrosse

Friday, July 18, 2014

Matt Sanford SCHOOL: Bow High HONORS/STATS: The senior, who was a three-time First Team All-State selection, tallied 50 goals and 14 assists for 64 points this season. He was nominated as an All-American his junior and senior years. THREE FAVORITE THINGS: Dogs, friends, coffee milk Describe your season in one word. Unfinished What … 0

John Stark girls’ lacrosse team holds off Kearsarge, 9-7, to reach first title game

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

MANCHESTER – The word John Stark girls’ lacrosse Coach John Warner used was “poise.” Poise was what he wanted to see from his players to start last night’s Division III semifinal, and poise was what he reminded his … 0

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

High school tournaments today Boys’ volleyball Division I quarterfinals No. 8 John Stark (8-9) at No. 1 Salem (15-1), 5 p.m. Previous tournament matches: John Stark swept No. 9 Londonderry, 3-0. Salem received a first-round bye. head to head: Salem won in straight sets on May 14. Notes: … 0

Franklin’s upset hopes slip away in extra innings

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Twelfth-ranked Franklin (12-6) was two outs away from returning to the Division III softball championship game for the first time since 2010, but a two-run gap shot in the bottom of the eighth inning by Pelham’s Chantal Roussel propelled the fourth-ranked Pythons (13-4) past the Golden Tornadoes and … 0

Preview capsule outlook of today’s high school tournament action

Monday, June 9, 2014

High school tournaments today Girls’ lacrosse Division III semifinals At SNHU No. 3 Kearsarge (12-2) vs. No. 2 John Stark (13-2), 5 p.m. Previous tournament games: Kearsarge beat No. 6 Bishop Brady, 12-7. John Stark edged No. 7 Kingswood, 11-10. head to head: John Stark won the season … 0

Kearsarge in semis for sixth straight season

Sunday, June 8, 2014

The Kearsarge girls’ lacrosse team advanced to its sixth straight D-III semifinal. Still seeking their first title, the Cougars will try to make it to a fourth championship game in that time when they face John Stark in tomorrow’s semifinal. Kearsarge’s recent finishes: 2009 Lost to Hollis/Brookline, 11-6, … 0

Kearsarge girls’ lacrosse team back in the semifinals

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Whether they be young players or experienced players, at this time of year, the girls on the Kearsarge lacrosse team know what it takes to win games. Senior Libby Brooks scored five goals, including four of her team’s … 0

Coe-Brown girls’ track team shines at Meet of Champions

Sunday, June 8, 2014

One week after competing in the division championships, the best in Division I, II and III track and field met at Londonderry High School to determine which athletes can truly claim to be the best in the state … 0

High school baseball All-State teams

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Pitchers Jake Nelson of Hopkinton and Kris Perkins of Pittsfield were named the Player of the Year for their respective division in voting done by the New Hampshire High School Baseball Coaches Association, which released the All-State teams this week. Nelson was named Division III’s top player and … 0

High schools: Pembroke softball continues its upset ways, knocking off No. 4 Windham to reach semifinals

Sunday, June 8, 2014

In a span of two weeks in the middle of May, the Pembroke Academy softball team dropped five straight games, watching its record dip to 6-9 and watching its confidence dwindle, as well. That slide seems like eons ago now for the Spartans, who posted their second straight … 0

Track and field state champions

Sunday, June 8, 2014

Winners in yesterday’s Meet of Champions, held at Londonderry High: Boys Jeremy Brassard, Coe-Brown, 1,600 (4:20.01) Girls Hannah Parker, Coe-Brown, 800 (2:08.42) Elisabeth Danis, Coe-Brown, 3,200 (11:00.58) Ariel Clachar, Coe-Brown, long jump (18-1.5) Alley Savioli, Coe-Brown, shot put (36-11.5) Coe-Brown 4x800 of Brooke Laskowsky, Mary Fowler, Hannah Parker, … 0