Sports

Track: ‘Three Amigos’ set for States

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The Three Amigos. The Three Musketeers. The Three Stooges. Call them what you want, but don’t call them late to the start line. The Mascenic lineup of Avery Traffie, Jake Movsessian, and Jackson Whitehouse will be ripping it hard this weekend in the State Championships at Conant High School. While other schools have multiple runners in the State meet, Mascenic … 0

Baseball: Monadnock downs Mascenic on walkoff single

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Jason Moreau went toe-to-toe with one of the state’s best pitchers on Monday, but the Vikings could only muster one run in support and Monadnock … 0

Softball: WLC comeback falls short

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

WLC nearly took out No. 2 Sunapee Thursday, but the Lakers prevailed 8-7. WLC was up 3-0 early before a couple of costly errors opened … 0

Track and field: Athletes to watch at State meet

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The cream always rises to the top — and this championship season is no different. Taking place in the southwest corner of the state this year, in Jaffrey at Conant High School, there appears to be some great battles shaping up. Here is an overview of where some … 0

Boys’ Tennis: Orioles finish season winless

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Conant dropped three more matches to end the season. The Orioles (0-14) were swept by Prospect Mountain (9-5) Wednesday and lost 6-1 to Wilton-Lyndeborough Thursday (4-10). Conant was also swept by Profile (12-2) Friday, Whitney added, but showed good sportsmanship in a tough match. “Though they were playing … 0

Little League: Undefeated Mets top Orioles at Picard

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The Mets and the Orioles squared off Monday night at Picard Field for what turned out to be a fantastic Memorial Day Game. The Mets took an early lead, scoring five runs in the first inning. Spencer Newsham held the Orioles to a single run in his two … 0

Running: Well School 5K set for Sunday morning

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

5K enthusiasts can run an exciting race this weekend — and simultaneously support local conservation. The Well School will be holding their second annual 5K Sunday on their campus, Athletic Director Russ Freeman said — participants should arrive and park near the school’s main entrance as early as … 0

Boys’ baseball: Cougars finish year with pair of victories

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

ConVal (4-12) finished their season strong. The Cougars beat Hollis-Brookline (2-12) on May 20 and Milford (6-8) on Friday. In the Cougar’s 6-3 win against Milford, ConVal scored five runs in the fifth inning. John Grossi blasted a two-run single. Isaac Blake drove in another run. Jared Booth … 0

ConVal: Parents’ meeting for middle school football

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

On Wednesday, there will be an informational meeting for all parents of children interested in playing ConVal middle school football next season. The meeting is 6-7 p.m. in the ConVal gym. New middle school football coach Nick Duffy will be on hand, as well as ConVal head coach … 0

Girls’ Tennis: Cougars swept in final match of year

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

ConVal lost to Hanover in the season’s last match. The Cougars (1-13) were swept by the Marauders (14-0) Friday. The team was outmatched, losing 8-0 at seven of nine positions, according to Coach Greg Morris. No. 4 Anita Anable was competitive in her singles match and as part … 0

Hockey: Team USA doctor travels world to heal athletes

Monday, May 25, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Our nation’s top athletes, Dr. Douglass Weiss will tell you, aren’t all that different from his other patients. Weiss, a physician at Monadnock Orthopedics, has served as the USA Hockey team doctor in various stints and … 0

ConVal: Starting nonprofit a ride

Monday, May 25, 2015

Beecher Clifton-Waite didn’t think it was right some of his friends couldn’t afford to ski or snowboard. Why are there charity organizations that provide food and shelter, he asked, but not something fun? “My passion is skiing. So … 0

Girls' tennis: No. 1 Conant girls end season undefeated

Monday, May 25, 2015

The Conant girls prevailed in their toughest match yet. The Orioles (13-0) held off Prospect Mountain (10-4) Wednesday for a 5-4 win. The team ultimately retained their No. 1 Division III seeding, but Conant was fiercely challenged, Coach … 0