Sports

Francestown: Crotched Mountain Ski season opens today

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

The roof racks are on the car. Ski pants on the ready, draped over the chair; next to them, alpine socks stuffed in boots where you left them last spring. It’s only Thanksgiving weekend, but if you live in the Monadnock area you’re in luck, because Crotched Mountain Ski & Ride is opening today. “Usually we shoot for the first … 0

Rindge: Lady Ravens fall to Stonehill

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Franklin Pierce women’s basketball falls to Stonehill College 73-62 at the Paula Sullivan Court Tuesday night on the road. Senior Jessica Hurd posted a double-double … 0

Rindge: Ravens win on Iacuone free throw

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Junior guard Tyler Iacuone played closer on Tuesday night, as his last-second free throw sent the Franklin Pierce University Ravens over the top in a … 0

Rindge: Vilmont leads FPU to victory over Warriors

Monday, November 24, 2014

Senior Ryen Vilmont lit up the floor from behind the arc on Sunday afternoon, shooting 50 percent by sinking six of five of ten attempts en route to a game-high 22 points as the Franklin Pierce University Ravens defeated the Merrimack College Warriors by a final score of … 0

Rindge: Charette spurs Ravens win in tight game

Monday, November 24, 2014

With less than a minute to play, junior Kara Charette scored a layup to give the Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball team the lead against Merrimack College Saturday afternoon at the Fieldhouse. The Ravens posted a 78-76 win making them 2-0 at their home court. With the win, … 0

Rindge: Ravens shine, fall on national stage

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

With the spotlight on in a packed Carnesecca Arena, the Franklin Pierce University Men’s Basketball team played Division I and Big East member, St. John’s University on their home floor in front of a national television audience in … 0

Keene: Co-ed ski race signups open

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Granite Gorge is accepting rosters/signups for its Thursday Night Adult Coed Race League You must be 21 years old to participate; if you are single you will be placed on a team. Each team will consist of 5-7 people, $500 per team. Granite Gorge is a NASTAR member … 0

Softball: Pen, paper, Penwoman: Chalke signs with SNHU

Monday, November 17, 2014

Conant softballer Ivy Chalke can do it all. Sure, she’s one of the best pitchers in Division III, putting up gaudy numbers as she lead the Orioles to what’s considered to be its best season ever last year. … 0

Rindge: FPU AD won’t retire

Friday, November 14, 2014

When Franklin Pierce athletic director Bruce Kirsh announced his retirement this past summer, more than a few people on campus wondered how the university would replace such a valuable person. Kirsh has spent more than 40 years at the university building Franklin Pierce’s athletics program into one of … 0

Rindge: Charette hits 1,000 points

Monday, November 17, 2014

Junior forward Kara Charette led all scorers with 28 points, joined the 1,000-point club and had a double-double, but could not help the Franklin Piece University women’s basketball team defeat Queens (N.Y.) The Ravens fall to 1-1 in … 0

Peterborough: Turkeys Trot set for Thanksgiving Day

Monday, November 10, 2014

There will be a fun run Thanksgiving morning at 10 a.m. at ConVal High School for all runners who want to get out and trot a 5K (3.1 miles) course before the big Thanksgiving meal. No entry fee, … 0

Rindge: FPU mens’ cross-country takes third

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Sophomore Dage Minors finished 17th with an 8k time of 28:50 on Sunday morning to lead the Franklin Pierce University men’s cross country team to a third-place finish at the Northeast-10 Conference Championship, hosted by Franklin Pierce. The … 0

Mascenic: After school ski, snowboard program sign-up next week

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Discounted pricing is being offered through Mascenic Area Ski Program for any combination of lift, lessons, and rentals for skiing or snowboarding this season. The program includes transportation and is open to students ranging from grades 5 through 12. Students do not have to be enrolled in the … 0