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Soccer: Promising start for Conant girls

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

The Conant girls soccer team fell 2-0 at home during their season opener to the Stevens Cardinals on Friday. Coming off a winless campaign last fall, the Orioles began their season with high hopes of notching some wins this year. Based on Friday’s game, the Orioles will almost certainly improve on last year’s record as the defense appeared much improved, … 0

Hancock: Israel unrest moves meet for swim star

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Kylie Mitchell of Hancock repeated and repeated and repeated her routine to prepare for the 2014 Federation Internationale De Natation World Junior Open Water Swimming … 0

Rindge: FPU AD retires after 37 years

Friday, August 29, 2014

Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Bruce Kirsh has announced his retirement from the institution, effective December 31, 2014. Kirsh’s announcement concludes a 43-year run … 0

Roundup: ConVal boys top Goffstown

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

ConVal boys soccer ConVal held off a tough Goffstown team with an overall strong team effort. Noah Bell made some huge saves in the first half to keep ConVal in the game. Score was 0-0 at the half. … 0

Soccer: On the verge of greatness

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The fall sports season kicks off today with a pair of soccer games, and before you know it, the action will be in full swing. Here’s what you need to know about the area high school teams heading … 0

Golf: Women’s Golf Assoc. pays visit to Country Club

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The New Hampshire Women’s Golf Association visited the Monadnock Country Club on Tuesday. “We had nearly 60 players on the course today,” said MCC’s pro Dana Hennessy, who organized the event. “This is a great event for the … 0

Baseball: New England Ravens tryouts set for Friday

Monday, August 25, 2014

The New England Ravens Baseball organization will hold tryouts on Friday at Franklin Pierce University in Rindge. The tryouts begin at 6:30 pm.; registration begins at 6 p.m. The program is under the direction of FPU Head Baseball Coach Jayson King. The Ravens offer AAU teams at 9-10-12-14-15/16 … 0

Tennis: Tourney runs Sept. 5-7

Thursday, August 14, 2014

The ConVal Community Dollars for Scholars will host their second annual tennis tournament the weekend of Sept. 5-7. 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, … 0

Francestown: ML

Thursday, August 14, 2014

On Sept. 19, Jaiden’s Angel Foundation will host its 7th annual golf tournament to honor the memory of Jaiden Lyndi Tlapa, who would be turning 15 this fall, and to raise funds for her legacy foundation. Jaiden’s Angel provides support and services to local families facing tragic child … 0

South Meadow school: Sports tryouts Aug. 26-27

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Try outs for the South Meadow School boys and girls soccer teams and girls field hockey team will begin Aug. 26 and 27 on the South Meadow School athletic fields. All 6th, 7th or 8th grade boy or girl students are eligible to play. Try out times on … 0

ML: TRI, TRI AGAIN

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Peterborough resident Maxine Dunn parlayed her summer training regiment for the Hartwick College field hockey team into a first place finish in Sunday’s Kingston Triathlon. Dunn, 20, finished the sprint triathlon, consisting of a quarter mile swim, 15 … 0

greenfield: Hampshire 100 returns Sunday

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Athletes of all ages and abilities are invited to participate in the eighth annual Hampshire 100 Sports Weeekend beginning Saturday. The weekend of fun and competition is held at Oak Park and features seven events for athletes to … 0

Rindge: New England Ravens softball tryouts ongoing

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

The New England Ravens’ softball program is seeking players for the upcoming season. The teams are for 14U and 16U ASA/NSA travel programs for competitive softball players. Tryouts are at Franklin Pierce University, 40 University Drive, Rindge on Saturday from 11 a.m to 1 p.m., Aug. 19 from … 0