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Indoor track championships: Feliz-Mutz tandem lead Concord to seventh place in Division I

Monday, February 8, 2016

HANOVER – With only 11 boys on the roster, Concord High didn’t have very lofty team goals at the start of the indoor track season, but Coach Ally Davis said that senior Angel Feliz and sophomore Dalton Mutz were “major talent.” Fast forward a month and a half later, and Feliz and Mutz both proved to be major talent at the Division I championships. With Feliz (second long jump, third …

Indoor track championships: Behind Davis and Astle, Kearsarge boys take fourth in Division II

Monday, February 8, 2016

HANOVER – Kearsarge thrower Zach Astle hoped to make an impression in his senior season. Not only did Astle make an impression, but the entire Kearsarge boys’ indoor track team did, as well. Astle defended his title in the shot put with a toss of 53-3½ and teammate Troy Davis won the high …

High schools: John Stark-Hopkinton starts strong to beat Moultonborough/Inter-Lakes

Monday, February 8, 2016

BOYS’ HOCKEY John Stark-Hopkinton 5, Moultonborough/Inter-Lakes 1 Key players: Stark-Hopkinton – Jake Blanchette (2 goals), Cal Loos (2 goals), Alex Lajeunesse (2 assists), Cam Bourque (goal), Noah Chapman (assist), Aidan Molnar (assist), Paul Molnar (assist), Nate Ash (19 saves); Moultonborough/I-L – Mike Dalzell (goal), Cody Burns (assist), Collin Sheehan (assist) Highlights/key moments: On Saturday, John Stark-Hopkinton took a 3-1 lead into the first …

Merrimack Valley girls get revenge on Coe-Brown in 58-36 blowout win

Saturday, January 16, 2016

After finishing last season as the undefeated Division II champs, the Coe-Brown girls’ basketball team feels like it has a target on its back this season. That target was certainly there on Friday night at Merrimack Valley, but …

High school Stars of the Day

Saturday, January 16, 2016

Cam Darrah, Pittsfield boys’ basketball, 38 points, including 10 3-pointers in win Megan Johnston, Merrimack Valley girls’ basketball, 17 points, 6 steals, 6 rebounds in win Sam Will, Brady girls’ basketball, 17 points, 10 rebounds, 5 blocks in loss Kaitlin Bardellini, Brady-Trinity hockey, goal, 2 assists in 3-2 …

High schools: Bow girls battle back but fall just short against undefeated Gilford

Saturday, January 16, 2016

To come back from a 17-point halftime deficit against an undefeated and defending Division III finalist is a daunting task, but not impossible. It does, however, require one thing: patience. The Bow High girls’ basketball team (7-2) learned the benefits of patience in the second half. After chipping …

High schools: Bishop Brady Alpine boys’ and girls’ teams sweep Capitol Cup

Friday, January 15, 2016

For the Bishop Brady boys’ Alpine ski team, the Concord Capitol Cup carries a special meaning. The Giants are two-time defending Divison III champions, and although the Capitol Cup doesn’t provide them with any additional hardware, that doesn’t …

Skiing outlook: Capital area source for powers, challengers across divisions

Friday, January 15, 2016

Whether on the slopes or on the trails, there will be some good high school skiing in the Capital Area this season. Especially now that the weather is cooperating. With the recent snowfall, the Alpine, Nordic and jumping seasons are set to get going, and the area is …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school ski teams

Friday, January 15, 2016

High school skiing outlook Concord Division: I Coach: Nordic: Phil Clarner (6th year); Alpine: George Golden (16th year); Jumping: Rick Bragg Last year: Boys’ Alpine: 2nd; Girls’ Alpine: 8th; Boys’ Nordic: champions; Girls’ Nordic: champions; Jumping: 6th Returning …

Pound-for-pound high school rankings

Friday, January 15, 2016

POUND-FOR-POUND HIGH SCHOOL RANKINGS Team (Last WEEK’S rank) 1. CONCORD WRESTLING (1) improved to 11-0 in duals with a 42-22 win on Wednesday over defending D-I champion Londonderry. 2. MERRIMACK VALLEY GIRLS’ HOOP (2) sits atop D-II with …

High schools: Stark-Hopkinton hockey earns 7-4 win; Pittsfield’s Cyr hits 1,000th point

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Being under .500 is not a place the John Stark-Hopkinton boys’ hockey team is looking to be. The General Hawks entered Wednesday’s game with Kearsarge-Plymouth with a 2-3-0 mark. A 1-0 deficit 16 seconds into the game wasn’t …

High school Stars of the Day

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Xenthios Cyr, Pittsfield boys’ basketball, 18 points to reach 1,000 for his career Callahan Loos, John Stark-Hopkinton hockey, 2 goals to reach 100 career points in 7-4 victory Ben Widmann, John Stark wrestling, 2 pins in tri-meet Joe Bell, Bishop Brady boys’ basketball, 20 points in 74-54 win …

High schools: Franklin boys’ basketball team gets boost from bench in win over Belmont

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

BELMONT – Tuesday night’s second quarter seemed like fertile ground for the Red Raiders. They had an eight-point lead. They were keeping wraps on Franklin point guard Kenny Torres. They had Franklin big man Dana Bean in foul …