Wednesday, April 23, 2014

He’s just too quick. Mascenic opponents who have been tasked with the unappealing assignment of defending junior Jared Stauffeneker will all tell you the same thing — speed is the weapon of choice for the wiry young redhead. This season, that quickness helped him achieve one of high school basketball’s greatest milestones — scoring 1,000 career points — and naturally, … 0

Racing up to Boston

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The 1 million spectators who lined the course from Hopkinton to Boston on Monday were treated to a performance for the ages, as Meb Keflezighi … 0

Roundup: WLC starts season on three-game win streak

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The WLC softball team, perennial contenders that they are, have started out their season 3-0. Last week, they won their first game 9-8 over Epping. … 0

Wednesday, April 23, 2014


Basketball: Nerz wraps up stellar career as Cougar star

Monday, April 21, 2014

For ConVal senior Jess Nerz, communication is key. The four-year varsity athlete is a vocal leader both on and off the court, and for those who’ve seen her leadership in any setting over her high school career, it’s … 0

Track and Field: Smith, Fafard, Randlett take top spots

Monday, April 21, 2014

Local track teams got a feel for their competition this spring during an early season track meet held at Conant on April 12. Many local standouts appeared to be in mid-season form during what was an unseasonably warm early spring day for the Monadnock region. Conant, WLC, Newport, … 0

Football: Landau to take the helm at ConVal

Monday, April 21, 2014

Paul Landau will be ConVal’s new head football coach, Athletic Director Mark Swasey announced on Saturday. Landau joined the ConVal program last season as an offensive and defensive line coach and was named assistant head coach during the … 0

Special Olympics: Patriots play in State Games

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The Monadnock Valley Patriots played in the state basketball tournament held in Derry on April 5. The newly formed adult special Olympics team had its most competitive tournament yet, with every athlete on the team scoring a basket, … 0

In full swing

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

On April 11, the ConVal girls tennis team traveled to and defeated Goffstown in their first match of the spring. Junior McKenzie West, senior Ashlynn Wing, sophomore Maddie Pagano, senior April Madaglia, and senior exchange student Anna Killian … 0


Wednesday, April 16, 2014

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2014 BASEBALL PREVIEW: Baseball is back in the Monadnock region

Monday, April 14, 2014

The crack of the bat has already begun to ring out around the Monadnock region, as the high school baseball season kicked off last night. With Conant seeking to go back to back after a big title win … 0

Softball: the surest sign of spring

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

The fields are drying out, the tarps are coming off and it’s time for another softball season to start. After a 2013 season that saw ConVal capture its first state championship, hopes are high for another great season, … 0

Love of football, service guides Marauders team

Monday, April 7, 2014

The Monadnock Marauders are a semi-professional football team that have been representing the Monadnock region on and off the gridiron since 2002. “The community service is what has always set the Marauders apart from other teams in the … 0