Sports

Soccer: Postseason on the pitch

Thursday, October 30, 2014

It’s late October, and that means playoff time for New Hampshire’s high school fall sports. The postseason tournaments got underway this week and continue on through the next — with any luck, at least one team from our local high schools will make a deep run. Here’s what to look for as the playoffs heat up. Mascenic boys soccer The … 0

Cross-country: Mascenic boys take first in DIII after tiebreaker

Monday, October 27, 2014

The Mascenic Vikings cross-country team is a perennial powerhouse, often poised to challenge for the top spot in their division in both boys’ and girls’ … 0

Girls’ Soccer: ConVal ties Hanover for second time

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

The No. 1 Hanover girls soccer team has won every game this season but three — a loss to John Stark, and after Friday night, … 0

Cross-country: Local teams race at the Tri-County meet

Monday, October 13, 2014

Local middle school cross-country teams competed in the Tri-County Championships at Mines Falls Park at Nashua South High School on Saturday and turned in some strong performances. South Meadow School and Boynton Middle School competed in the day’s … 0

Soccer: Vikings boot Huskies

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

The Monadnock Huskies only have one win on the boys soccer season — something the Mascenic Vikings are well aware of. Coming into Tuesday afternoon’s game in New Ipswich, the 1-10 Huskies had just their 2-1 win over … 0

Roundup: Holding scores two in ConVal win

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

ConVal girls soccer The ConVal girls soccer team beat Manchester West on Tuesday in a game that the Cougars “dominated from start to finish,” according to coach David Springfield. Sylvie Holding had a pair of goals in the … 0

Peterborough: Memorial run/walk set to honor Brandon Garabrant

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — The Walls of Peterborough were sitting around the dinner table one night, wondering how they could honor their friend, Brandon Garabrant, who was killed in Afghanistan in June by a roadside bomb. The Walls’ answer: A 5-kilometer run and walk. Eric Wall, who is currently a … 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