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Dublin School: Wildcats roundup from the past week

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Boys’ varsity basketball Dublin Varsity Boys’ Basketball claimed a win on the road on Friday in Greenfield, Massachusetts, defeating Four Rivers 39-33. Scrappy defenses on both sides put a premium on offensive execution and hustle. Twelve rebounds from Jordan Ferreras and nine from Yi Chen Jiang helped give Dublin many second-shot opportunities. A balanced scoring effort was led by Hunter … 0

Swept away: Reporter Benji Rosen takes an avalanche safety course

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

“Hunting for powder,” skiing “off-piste,” or out of bounds, and “earning your turns” — hiking the backcountry and skiing down it — have become ever … 0

Women’s basketball: Ravens fall to Southern Conn.

Monday, January 26, 2015

Although three were in double digits Saturday afternoon, the Franklin Pierce women’s basketball team came up short against Southern Connecticut 71-63 at the Moore Fieldhouse … 0

Indoor track: Gisore, Cataldo pace Ravens at Harvard

Monday, January 26, 2015

Senior Antoine Gisore and sophomore Cory Cataldo each took home a first place finish in events on Sunday afternoon as the Franklin Pierce Men’s Track and Field team competed in the 2015 Greater Boston Track Club Invitational held at the Gordon Indoor Track Facility at Harvard University. The … 0

Basketball: Warriors use balanced attack to beat Newmarket

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

When you’re talking about the WLC boys’ basketball team, the conversation starts with Jordan Litts. The talented senior is a Player of the Year candidate, and the Warriors have won every game he’s played in (he was forced … 0

Girls’ basketball: Warriors thrash Mules in blowout

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Even after a blowout win against Newmarket Tuesday night, the Warrior girls team can’t rest on their laurels too much. “We can’t be overconfident — we’re not that good!” said head coach Dennis Claire after Tuesday’s game. They … 0

Basketball: Hoops for Hope game set for Feb. 10

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Six years ago, some members of the Conant girls’ basketball team started a tradition that is still going strong today — the Hoops For Hope fundraiser basketball game. The girls used their game against Fall Mountain as a fundraiser for a breast cancer charity, raised some money, and … 0

Hard work pays

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Madison Springfield brought the basketball out to halfcourt and dribbled with her right hand. Her defender approached, and she attacked, crossed to her left, made her way to the three-point arc and nailed a step-back three. It was … 0

Men’s hockey: FPU skaters fall to SNHU

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Southern New Hampshire senior forward Dane Caracino broke a 1-1 tie with a power-play goal with 34 seconds to play in regulation on Tuesday night, as the Franklin Pierce University men’s ice hockey team dropped a 2-1 decision to Southern New Hampshire in Northeast-10 Conference play at Jason … 0

Swimming: L’Ecuyer, Simoneaus, Smith and Patten win for Conant

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Several Conant swimmers and relay teams took home wins in a three-school meet with Monadnock Regional High School and the Derryfield School on Sunday. In the girls’ 200-yard medley relay, the team of Kelsey Simoneau, Katie L’Ecuyer, Kristyn Simoneau and Carly LaBrecque won with a time of 2:16.16. … 0

Dublin School: Wildcats roundup from last week’s action

Thursday, January 15, 2015

Boys’ basketball Dublin School hosted a deep squad from Cushing Academy on Wednesday, falling by a score of 79-53. All eight players scored for the Wildcats, led by young shooting guard Dylan Savage with 14 points, all coming in the second half. Hunter Bachman added 13 points and … 0

Nordic skiing: Cougars host home meet — on the road

Monday, January 19, 2015

This past Saturday ConVal hosted its Nordic home meet, relocated to Plainfield due to low snow cover on the ConVal fields. Braving temperatures rising only into the low teens, the team organized a two-event meet for over 100 … 0

Men’s basketball: Ravens drop one to New Haven

Monday, January 19, 2015

Senior Ryen Vilmont scored a team-high 15 points, but the Ravens spoiled a first-half lead in a loss to the University of New Haven Chargers by a final score of 69-62 at the Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon. With the loss, the Ravens drop to 10-6 overall and 5-4 … 0