Sports

Lyndeborough: Riding for Rose Mountain

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

A charity bike ride Saturday will add to the pot to conserve the top of Rose Mountain. The Piscataquog Land Conservancy started a campaign this spring to purchase and conserve the mountain and the blueberry fields at its top. The 189 acres of land currently belongs to the Hager family and is available for recreational use. Already, more than half … 0

ConVal: CV hockey teams could go co-op

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — ConVal High School is on track to combine its boys’ and girls’ hockey teams with Monadnock Regional High School for the 2016-2017 season … 0

Franklin Pierce: Minors named to First Team All-America

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Sophomore Dage Minors of the Franklin Pierce University men’s track & field program has earned All-America First Team honors in the outdoor 800 meters from … 0

Golf: Jaiden’s Angel charity golf tournament set for Sept. 25

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Jaiden’s Angel Foundation will host its 8th annual Golf Tournament on Sept. 25 at Crotched Mountain Golf Club in Francestown with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. All funds raised go directly toward our charitable mission: providing financial support and services to local families facing tragic child accidents, catastrophic … 0

Running: Twenty-five runners sprint to the summit

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Runners and walkers took to the access road at Crotched Mountain Ski & Ride on Saturday morning to trek the rocky and often steep 1-mile, 1,000 vertical climb to the summit to raise funds to put under-served ConVal … 0

Running: Traffies on top as Fun Season comes to close

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

The final Jack Murphy 5K fun run of the season saw a downshift in numbers as much of the local youth were missing as the high school cross country season has begun. But that didn’t mean the quality of racing went away as Adam Traffie won handily in … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: District names new athletic director

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

New Conant High School Athletic Director Dan Bemis has been a busy man over the past two weeks, but he wouldn’t have it any other way. Bemis, 26, of Rindge, has been trying to catch up on all … 0

ConVal: Old faces and new at alumni game

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Wednesday’s alumni game held a different meaning for different players on the pitch at the high school. For the alumni, it was a chance to catch up with old friends or say goodbye before they head … 0

Game management challenges facing N.H.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

New England was settled by hunters and trappers; trade in beaver pelts was a principle form of commerce in New Hampshire for nearly 150 years. Wild game was a critical staple for settlers who struggled to sustain themselves … 0

ConVal: Sixth annual Peter Michael Abbott 5K

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

On Sept. 12 at 9 a.m. the Peter Michael Abbott Memorial Fund will sponsor its sixth annual 5K+ Run and Fun Walk at ConVal High School. This will be followed by a traditional musical tribute concert by The … 0

Franklin Pierce: Runner Holmes gets academic honors

Monday, August 17, 2015

Sophomore Jon Holmes of the Franklin Pierce University men’s cross country and track & field program has been named to the CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District I First Team, as announced earlier this summer by CoSIDA (College Sports Information … 0

Jaffrey: Quite the retriever

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Lurking on the back side of the 15th hole at the Shattuck Golf Course resides a golf ball savior, a loyal dog that doubles as a retriever of balls before they roll into the pond. “If she is … 0

Franklin Pierce: Ravens volleyball nets Team Academic Award

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

The Franklin Pierce University volleyball team has been named as a recipient of the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award for the 2014-15 academic year, as announced earlier this summer by the AVCA. It is the sixth straight year Franklin Pierce has earned the honor from the … 0