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Sports

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 difficult to imagine she’d ever been anything but. Back in 2011, however, when she had just made the cut for the varsity … 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 … 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 … 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

SOFTBALL: ML

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

Jaffrey: April vacation camp for Little Leaguers

Monday, April 7, 2014

The Jaffrey Parks and Recreation Department is offering an April vacation baseball camp run by Dave Springfield. The camp is for boys 7-12; sessions run from 9 a.m. to noon daily from April 21-25. Cost is $70 for the week or $15 a day for drop-ins. Register at … 0

SOFTBALL:

Monday, April 7, 2014

The ConVal varsity softball team traveled to Darien, Conn. this weekend for a round of preseason scrimmages. The team played three games during the weekend trip, winning one. This season, the Cougars will look to defend last year’s … 0

Peterborough: Learning the ropes

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Four years ago, Emma Rogers of Peterborough began a unique and rewarding journey, seeking to follow her interest in the performing art of circus. After a great amount of sacrifice and hard work, Rogers, now 18, will attend … 0

Peterborough: Ocean State Job Lot helps food banks with donations

Friday, March 28, 2014

  The first 15 tractor trailer loads of shelf stable foods headed out March 25 to deliver goods to 13 different food banks and pantries across New England and New York. The program is expected to distribute over 90 … 0