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Backyard Birder: Notes from the (hawk) watch: The daily account is more than numbers

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Last November, as the fall hawkwatch season up on Pack Monadnock came to an end, my Backyard Birder column was mostly excerpts from Hawkwatcher Henry’s daily reports. Each day’s count is submitted to a continent-wide network of hawkwatches, accompanied by a narrative that typically describes weather conditions and not much more. Not so the narratives of our local hawkwatchers! Henry … 0

Peterborough: Rec basketball starts in mid-November

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

The Silver Valley (boys) and Emerald Valley (girls) basketball leagues are offered for 5th through 6th graders. This is the next step in local basketball; … 0

Football: Crowley shines in CV’s first win

Monday, October 20, 2014

The ConVal football team beat Hollis-Brookline 35-21 on Friday night to collect their first win of the season. Senior quarterback John Crowley led the way … 0

Girls soccer: Warriors comeback

Thursday, October 2, 2014

It was a fired up Conant Orioles team who rolled into Wilton Tuesday night for their interdivisional matchup with the WLC Warriors. But after a first-half start that saw Conant jump out to an early 3-0 lead, the … 0

Race for revenge

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Last weekend, Conant traveled to New Ipswich to battle the Vikings during Mascenic’s homecoming weekend, spoiling the festivities by defeating them 2-1 in overtime. On Saturday, the Vikings exacted revenge when they traveled to Conant’s homecoming weekend and … 0

Volleyball: WLC drops Pittsfield in homecoming showdown

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

The WLC girls volleyball team spiked its way to a homecoming victory over Pittsfield on Saturday winning three games to one. The Warriors came out ready to play, winning the first game 25-13, overpowering the Panthers. “The first … 0

Roundup: Warriors blow out Pittsfield

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

WLC girls soccer The Warriors successfully fended off Portsmouth Christian, 4-1, during their Sept. 24 contest. Scoring for the Warriors were Lorrie Blais, Dani Bird, Chelsea Barnes, and Kelsey Randlett. Blais (2), Bird, and Randlett also collected assists during the game. WLC found the back of the net … 0

Cross-country: Two Vikings take top spots

Monday, September 29, 2014

On Saturday, the Mascenic cross country teams headed north to Concord to run on the very flat course at New Hampshire Technical Institute in a meet hosted by Bishop Brady. Maggie Girard of Hillsborough-Deering took the girls race … 0

Soccer: Cougars Ground Orioles

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Neither the ConVal nor Conant boys soccer teams were particularly happy going into halftime of Tuesday afternoon’s interdivisional rivalry matchup. The Orioles had survived for a full period by bending, but not breaking, to the relentless Cougar attack, … 0

Roundup: CV gets first field hockey win vs. Conant

Thursday, September 25, 2014

ConVal/Conant field hockey The Cougars staved off Conant to collect their first win of the season on Tuesday by a score of 2-1. Victoria Johnson scored in the first three minutes of the game for the Orioles, with Jasmine O’Dea collecting the assist. ConVal immediately called a timeout … 0

soccer: Vikings slay Warriors 4-0

Thursday, September 25, 2014

The Mascenic boys soccer team battled WLC in Wilton Tuesday night, with the Vikings coming away with a 4-0 win. WLC is in the midst of a rebuilding year and it showed in the Warriors’ defensive line. Mascenic … 0

Mascenic: Vikings induct 2014 Hall of Fame class

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Four athletes, two coaches and the 2009 State Champion golf team made up the second class of inductees to the Mascenic Hall of Fame on Saturday night. Lloyd Sheehan, a member of the first class of inductees last … 0

Cross-country: ‘I’d push her any distance’

Monday, September 22, 2014

The ConVal cross-country team traveled to Pelham High School on Oct. 13, 2012, to compete at Pelham’s annual invitational. Andrew Hunt and Daria Wozmak were sophomores, who had been dating for four months, enjoying both young love and … 0