Sports

Sports Awards: What a winter

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

If only every sports season could be as exhilarating as this winter’s was! After a fall that saw every local team out of the playoffs after only one round, the winter promised more postseason possibilities. And with the area’s most popular sport — basketball — loaded up with talent this year, there was plenty to look forward to as the … 0

Hoops for Steve: Family fun on the court

Monday, March 30, 2015

Basketball fans and community members of all ages came out to show their support at Hoops For Steve, the 8th annual fundraiser for Conant basketball … 0

Running: Brown wins final Chiller

Friday, March 27, 2015

The Monadnock Regional Milers held the sixth and final race of the season last weekend. The race was based at Eastern Mountain Sports. The course … 0

Franklin Pierce: Ravens sweep baseball doubleheader

Monday, March 30, 2015

Junior center fielder Maxx Sheehan went 3-for-6 with a double, triple and home run, scored three runs and drove in five in the first game on Saturday afternoon, as the No. 5/6 nationally ranked Franklin Pierce University baseball team piled up 19 hits in a 23-2 romp over … 0

Franklin Pierce: Lady Ravens run at Snowflake Invitational

Monday, March 30, 2015

Junior Jackie Price took home a sixth place finish in the 100-meter dash, and a third place finish in the 200-meter dash en route to a solid all around day from the Franklin Pierce University Women’s Track and Field team at the Snowflake Invitational hosted by Tufts University. … 0

Franklin Pierce: Men’s lacrosse rallies late to knock off Pace

Monday, March 30, 2015

The Franklin Pierce men’s lacrosse team started a three goal rally in the fourth quarter Saturday afternoon to take the 8-7 victory over Pace at Ossing High School. With the victory the Ravens improve their record to 6-2 with a 3-2 record in the Northeast-10, while Pace falls … 0

Franklin Pierce: Sadoski leads way for Ravens men’s track

Monday, March 30, 2015

Senior Kevin Sadoski scored two solid finishes in both the 100 meter dash and 400 meter dash as the Franklin Pierce University Men’s Track team competed in the Snowflake Classic held at Tufts. Sadoski posted a time of 11.45 seconds in the 100 meter dash, which is a … 0

Baseball: Monadnock Babe Ruth signups open

Friday, March 20, 2015

The 2015 Babe Ruth 13 to 15-year-old draft will be held on April 25 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Humiston Field in Jaffrey. This will be a combined draft/sign up for all eligible players from the ConVal, Conant and Mascenic school districts. There will also be a … 0

ml: Turning back

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Frozen fingers, tired thighs, heavy breathing, and a rumbling stomach. This is not the perfect recipe for skiing the backcountry. Fortunately, I recovered quickly, and relished turning through knee-high powder on my way down the Mount Washington Cog … 0

ConVal: Track and Field 5K fundraiser is April 4

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The Spring Fling 5K Road Race & Walk to benefit the Conval High School Track and Field Team will take place on April 4 at Conval High School. Registration and check-in is 9-9:45 a.m. Race start time is 10 a.m. Race start time: 10 am. Adults $15 in … 0

Mascenic High School: Is that Ben or Jerry? We’ve got the celebrity scoop

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

No, you’re not seeing double — those photos to the left are actually of two different people. Far left is me, Editor Ben Conant, on the sidelines of Mascenic’s playoff win over Franklin. Near left is Mascenic basketball … 0

Franklin Pierce: Ravens fall to No. 3 Merrimack

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Keeping nationally ranked number three Merrimack University scoreless in the second quarter, the Franklin Pierce University men’s Lacrosse team had the game tied 4-4 by the end of the quarter. The momentum was not enough to squash the … 0

ConVal: ‘Charlie Brown’ student musical coming soon

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

ConVal Drama presents “You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown ” on April 10-11 at 7 p.m. and April 11-12 at 2 p.m. in the Lucy Hurlin Theatre at ConVal High School. Tickets are available at the door — $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. Advanced … 0