Sports

Basketball: RISING TO THE TOP

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

He’s just too quick. Mascenic opponents who have been tasked with the unappealing assignment of defending junior Jared Stauffeneker will all tell you the same thing — speed is the weapon of choice for the wiry young redhead. This season, that quickness helped him achieve one of high school basketball’s greatest milestones — scoring 1,000 career points — and naturally, … 0

Racing up to Boston

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The 1 million spectators who lined the course from Hopkinton to Boston on Monday were treated to a performance for the ages, as Meb Keflezighi … 0

Roundup: WLC starts season on three-game win streak

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The WLC softball team, perennial contenders that they are, have started out their season 3-0. Last week, they won their first game 9-8 over Epping. … 0

Spirit: ConVal takes highest finish in program history

Monday, March 24, 2014

The ConVal spirit team captured their highest finish in program history at this years division II championships held at Pinkerton Academy on March 9. The Cougars finished fourth overall with a final score of 81, just 8 points … 0

Football: ConVal head coach steps down

Monday, March 24, 2014

Ever since he came to ConVal two years ago, head football coach Ryan McCartney’s philosophy has been to build for the future. Get the system in place, instill it early and the results will come, even if it … 0

Skiing: Sibling success

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

In sport, sibling success is always unique, and when more than one athlete in a family excels, it becomes even more noteworthy. RJ and Ashley Humphreys are an example of a dominant brother and sister duo. This winter … 0

SKIING: Rapposelli poised to be an all-time CV great

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Skiing prodigy Maura Rapposelli enjoyed an avalanche of success this winter, so much that she was left not hoping to qualify for postseason competition, but deciding which elite races to compete in. Rapposelli, 15, qualified for the eastern … 0

Mascenic: Four Vikings garner NHIAA awards

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

Four Mascenic athletes traveled to the New Hampshire Scholar-Athlete Awards this week. The honorees were nominated by their athletic directors and principals and must be a senior student-athlete who is currently active in at least two NHIAA recognized … 0

Peterborough: Tennis club to host open house March 30

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The Monadnock Indoor Tennis Club in Peterborough is hosting an Open House March 30 from 2-5:30 p.m. The public is welcomed to tour the facility and play some tennis. Indoor-only, non-marking sneakers are required to play. There will be racquets available to use for anyone without. The member-owned … 0

Basketball: Conant wins second straight DIII title with 40-36 win over Campbell

Monday, March 17, 2014

Eric Saucier is smiling now. After promising the Orioles at the beginning of the year that he wouldn’t crack a grin until they won the state championship, the Conant head coach went back into the locker room after … 0

Peterborough: Rec league softball is back

Monday, March 17, 2014

The Conval Spring Track Team will be hosting a 5K road race on Saturday, April 5. The cost is $15 for adults in advance, ($20 race day) and kids under 14 are $10 (race day $15). Last year’s … 0

Peterborough: Adult softball is back

Monday, March 17, 2014

Adult co-ed softball continues for the summer of 2014. Teams consist of both men and women, with a required number of gals on the field at any given time. The game is slow pitch. Unless there are more than eight teams participating, the league will consist of one … 0

ML: Adult Special Olympians play in MVP hoops game

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

The newly-formed Monadnock Valley Patriots adult Special Olympics program held their first basketball tournament last Friday in front of a packed gym full of fans and supporters. Event organizer Louise Guillemette was pleased with the support and was … 0