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Tennis: Dollars for Scholars tourney set for Sept.

Friday, July 24, 2015

The ConVal Community Dollars for Scholars will host their third annual tennis tournament the weekend of Sept.18 - 20. The tournament will be held at Adams Playground in Peterborough, with additional tennis courts secured as needed. The tournament will include a men’s and women’s doubles A & B division, a mixed division, a junior / senior open division, a 65+ … 0

New Ipswich: Looking good at Memorial Park

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — There are the small improvements — buying brooms so that the kids at the skate park can clean up broken glass and … 0

Golf: Charity tourney at Shattuck next week

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Former Boston Bruins goalie Gilles Gilbert is coming to the Shattuck Golf Course on July 31 for the 11th Annual Gilles Gilbert Golf Classic, the … 0

Swimming: Local swimmers make waves in Milford

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The Goss Park Turtles, Clark Sharks, New Ipswich Breakers and Jaffrey-Rindge Marlins had terrific performances at the Milford Rotary swim meet last weekend, with many swimmers placing in the top five or winning outright. In Division I, Concord … 0

Franklin Pierce: Zoe Adkins named head coach of Ravens field hockey

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Bruce Kirsh has announced that Zoe Adkins has been named the third head coach of the University’s field hockey program. A familiar face for the Ravens, Adkins spent the 2014 season as the program’s graduate assistant coach. “I am absolutely honored to … 0

Swimming: Sunset Lake lessons start next week

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Sunset Lake Beach in Greenfield will host swim lessons starting on Monday. Swim lessons are scheduled between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Adjustments to the time may be made at the discretion of the lifeguard. The lessons are available for youth ages 4 and above, and are free … 0

Equestrian: Cpl. Garabrant challenge results from latest Touchstone show

Monday, July 20, 2015

TEMPLE — Capping off Touchstone Farm’s Saturday horse show was a new addition to their usual lineup of hunter and walk-trot classes: The Brandon Garabrant Challenge. Lance Cpl. Brandon Garabrant worked at Touchstone prior to his deployment to … 0

Golf: Greenleaf wins State Am tournament

Monday, July 20, 2015

Windham County Club’s Connor Greenleaf beat defending champion Joe Leavitt, 1 up, on Saturday in the 36-hole final to capture the State Amateur Golf Championship at Mount Washington Resort Golf Club. Greenleaf, the top seed after earning medalist honors after the first two days of stroke play, won … 0

Baseball: Monadnock All-Stars head to finals

Monday, July 20, 2015

At the Babe Ruth State tournament in Rochester on Saturday, the Monadnock 13 year old All-Stars beat Barrington 17-2 in a mercy-shortened game in the 5th. On Sunday, in a game with a two-hour rain delay in the fifth inning, the All-Stars finally got the remainder of the … 0

Baseball: Jaffrey wins three straight to keep playoff hopes alive

Monday, July 20, 2015

Finding themselves down 3-2 against Contoocook Post 81 on Wednesday, Jaffrey scored 8 runs in the 5th and 4 more in the 6th. RBI doubles by Drew Rines, Dylan Bartlett and Will Clarke opened up the scoring and … 0

Track and field: Monadnock Milers host a Twilight Meet at Mascenic

Monday, July 20, 2015

On a threatening night on the Mascenic track a dozen hardened young athletes took to the track in this year’s only Twilight meet hosted by the Monadnock Milers. This abbreviated format included the Murphy Mile to start the … 0

ConVal: Snell translates Cougar success to college career

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

The first week Sarah Snell played lacrosse, way back at tryouts in 2008, then-ConVal girls’ lacrosse coach Cher McClleland lined up all of the players on the sidelines. “We need a goalie,” said McClelland. Almost everyone turned away … 0

Motorsports: Truck pull winner

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

2.6 Diesel Pulling Champion - Josh Damon of of New Ipswich won the 2.6 Diesel division at the TMS Diesel Truck Pull held Saturday at Legion Speedway in Wentworth, NH. The All-American Truck Pulling Series will return to … 0