Sports

Antrim: Working toward a snow job

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Keene State College junior and management major Mitchell Reynolds of Antrim came to KSC to prepare himself for his dream of working in the snow/skateboard industry, and he’s already a long way down that road. He’s the new tech rep for Adidas, and last winter he landed a paid internship as the Events Coordinator at Crotched Mountain Ski & Ride … 0

Cross-country: Viking runners building a legacy

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Over the 2014 season — and, indeed, the last 10 years — the Mascenic cross-country team has made a name for itself. They have been … 0

New Ipswich: Smith, Lucas run on Olympic stage

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Two local youth runners from New Ipswich recently returned from the Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships held in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Over 3000 runners … 0

Roundup: Conant girls top Mascenic in hoops

Thursday, December 11, 2014

Conant/Mascenic girls’ basketball The Conant girls’ basketball team beat Mascenic on Friday night by a score of 71-20. The Orioles jumped out to a 25-2 lead after one quarter and never looked back. High scorers for Conant were junior Madison Springfield, with 13 points, five rebounds, four assists … 0

Wrestling: Early birds grapple

Monday, December 15, 2014

The ConVal wrestling team continued to plow through opponents Saturday at the Early Bird Tournament they hosted at the high school’s McGuire Gym, following their 53-18 victory over Spaulding High School in Rochester last Wednesday. At Saturday’s tournament, … 0

Girls’ Basketball: Warriors kick early season blues vs. Epping

Monday, December 15, 2014

After the WLC girls’ first two games of the season — winnable games against Hinsdale and Newmarket that slipped through the Warriors’ fingers — it was hard to know what to expect when they squared off against Epping … 0

Cross-country: Vikings honored at awards night

Monday, December 8, 2014

At a Dec. 7 awards ceremony, three local athletes and one coach were recognized among the States elite at the 14th annual New Hampshire Cross Country Awards banquet. Avery Traffie, Jackson Whitehouse and Jake Movsessian, members of the … 0

Womens’ basketball: FPU’s Charette named Player of the Week

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Junior forward Kara Charette was selected as the Northeast-10 Player of the Week announced on Monday afternoon by the Conference office. Charette receives this accolade after a strong week for Franklin Pierce women’s basketball with a 66-54 victory … 0

Dublin School: Wildcats win a close one

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Dublin School pulled out a squeaker in boys varsity basketball on Saturday, traveling to Tilton and returning with a 40-39 come-from-behind victory. Sebastian McLinden (’16) scored seven of his 15 points in the final two minutes of the game to help the Wildcats over the Tilton (B) squad. … 0

ConVal: A mix of youth and age

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The Monadnock region’s lakes and ponds should be covered in ice soon enough; soon enough, too, is the start of the ConVal boys’ ice hockey team’s season, when they travel to Kearsarge on Dec. 17. “We have a … 0

ML: Cougars keep improving

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

The puck drops for the ConVal girls hockey season this weekend, when the Cougars host Manchester West on Saturday night at 6:30 p.m. Heading into the team’s third season, head coach Courtney McKay is looking forward to another year with her team. “These girls never quit, and we … 0

Rindge: Ravens spread it around in upset of Bentley

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Franklin Pierce Women’s basketball had five double digit scorers Tuesday evening as they upset Bentley University 75-71 at the Dana Center. Franklin Pierce advances to 4-1 in Northeast-10 Conference play, with a 6-2 overall record; Bentley falls to 1-4 in Conference play, with a 4-4 record. The Ravens … 0

Football: Pair of Cougars make DII All-Conference team

Thursday, December 4, 2014

Two ConVal football players have been named to the Division II West All-Conference team. On the defensive side, freshman defensive end Dan Curran was selected. Curran had 74 total tackles, 13 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks, and six … 0