Sports

Skiing / snowboarding: Get stoked

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Crotched Mountain is well-known for its extensive series of terrain parks, breeding scores of skiers and snowboarders who can hit the wildest tricks imaginable off the mountain’s plethora of ramps, pipes and other installations. But what does it take to build a park? We caught up with parks crew member Nolan Munroe to find out how they pull it off. …

Alpine skiing: Tamok sweeps at Sunapee

Monday, February 1, 2016

The ConVal Alpine ski team competed in their only regular-season away meet on Friday, heading to Mt. Sunapee for a day of slalom and grand …

Boys’ basketball: Vikings win WLC rematch

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Tuesday’s Mascenic/WLC boys’ basketball game was a controlled affair unlike the run-and-gun shootout earlier this season, but the end result was the same: a Vikings …

Girls’ basketball: Conant wins 42nd straight

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

The Orioles got a scare Tuesday night against visiting Monadnock, as the Huskies hit a halftime buzzerbeater and held a lead deep into the third quarter. But Conant buckled down on defense and outscored Monadnock 20-5 in the fourth quarter to pull off a 51-36 win. Conant has …

Boys’ basketball: Dublin takes out Bradford in overtime

Monday, February 1, 2016

The crowd filling Dublin’s Whitney Gymnasium on Saturday was treated to a thriller, as boys’ basketball went toe-to-toe with Bradford Christian Academy in a game that needed four minutes of overtime to produce a winner. Trailing 24-17 at halftime, the Wildcats erased the deficit with an 8-0 run …

Running: Traffies come in 1-2 in second Winter Chiller of the season

Monday, February 1, 2016

Here are the results of the second Winter Chiller held on Jan. 23 in Wilton at the High Mowing School. The next race (3.5 miles) is in Hancock at the Meetinghouse in the center of town on Saturday …

Boys’ basketball: Pelham smothers Mascenic at home

Monday, February 1, 2016

The Mascenic Vikings fell victim to the Pelham Pythons on Friday night thanks to the two-headed attack of Keith Brown and Cam DeLoreto. Mascenic was able to jump out to an early lead, but once Brown started scoring, …

Jaffrey: Ready for the ring

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

In a small basement in the woods of Troy, New Hampshire, Jade Algarin is training for greatness. Shadow boxing, lifting weights, and exchanging blows with trainer Christopher Manzi, the 29-year-old boxer is training to compete in the New …

Women’s basketball: FPU ices it at free throw line

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

The 7th Annual Hoops for Hope games between ConVal and Conant will take place on Feb. 9, at the ConVal High School Gymnasium in Peterborough. The varsity girls’ teams will take the court at 5:30 p.m. followed by …

Nordic skiing: Bates brigade paces Dublin

Thursday, January 21, 2016

The Dublin School girls won the Lakes Region Nordic race for the first time in Dublin School history, finishing one point ahead of Holderness School in a field of nine schools at a 5K race at Proctor Academy. Dublin School boys take second to Northfield Mount Hermon in …

Track and field: CV’s Coyne, Labelle qualify

Monday, January 25, 2016

The ConVal boys’ and girls’ winter track teams competed at the first of two qualifying meets at UNH last weekend. The boys were led by Daniel Kashulines, who placed third in the 300-meter dash. Great performances from Dalton Coyne in the 600-meter run (5th) and Chase Labelle in …

Wrestling: ML

Monday, January 25, 2016

Saturday the CV Wrestling competed at the Bob Benoure Tournament held in Vergennes VT. comprised of teams from VT, NY and NH. The team placed 9th out of 24 teams. Individual place winners were: 170 lbs Dan Curran …

Boys’ basketball: Cardinals beat Hawks for third time

Monday, January 25, 2016

On Saturday, the ConVal Nordic team traveled to Bretton Woods for a NH Series race. These gatherings are the largest high school and middle school competitive meets in the entire country, drawing over 700 competitors from every school …