Sports

Keene: Tennis tourney fast approaching

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Keene City Tennis Tournament will be held Sept. 11 to Sept. 13. There will be mens and womens singles and doubles, as well as mixed doubles. To receive an application for the tournament, email nina33girls@gmail.com. … 0

Temple: Touchstone Farm Day is Sept. 12

Monday, August 31, 2015

Touchstone Farm invites everyone to a Farm Day and Open House on Sept. 12 from 1 to 4 p.m. At 1:30, the farm will hold … 0

Cross-country: Local high school runners ready to make noise

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

The Conant, ConVal and Mascenic cross-country teams are looking to make some noise this fall on the wooded trails of Derryfield Park and Mines Falls. … 0

Game management challenges facing N.H.

Thursday, August 13, 2015

New England was settled by hunters and trappers; trade in beaver pelts was a principle form of commerce in New Hampshire for nearly 150 years. Wild game was a critical staple for settlers who struggled to sustain themselves … 0

ConVal: Sixth annual Peter Michael Abbott 5K

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

On Sept. 12 at 9 a.m. the Peter Michael Abbott Memorial Fund will sponsor its sixth annual 5K+ Run and Fun Walk at ConVal High School. This will be followed by a traditional musical tribute concert by The … 0

Franklin Pierce: Runner Holmes gets academic honors

Monday, August 17, 2015

Sophomore Jon Holmes of the Franklin Pierce University men’s cross country and track & field program has been named to the CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District I First Team, as announced earlier this summer by CoSIDA (College Sports Information … 0

Jaffrey: Quite the retriever

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Lurking on the back side of the 15th hole at the Shattuck Golf Course resides a golf ball savior, a loyal dog that doubles as a retriever of balls before they roll into the pond. “If she is … 0

Franklin Pierce: Ravens volleyball nets Team Academic Award

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

The Franklin Pierce University volleyball team has been named as a recipient of the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award for the 2014-15 academic year, as announced earlier this summer by the AVCA. It is the sixth straight year Franklin Pierce has earned the honor from the … 0

Franklin Pierce: Ravens pitcher on international stage

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Rising senior pitcher Tricia Hansen of the Franklin Pierce University softball program represented her program abroad in the 2015 Prague Cup Tour from June 19-29, as she traveled to Germany and the Czech Republic with American International Sports … 0

Special Olympics: Vayens wins two medals at Olympics

Friday, August 14, 2015

After nine days of courage, competition and personal best moments, the 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games Closing Ceremony ended at Los Angeles Coliseum with dancing, joy and bittersweet goodbyes for more than 6,500 athletes from 165 countries. … 0

ConVal: Middle school football practice starts today

Friday, August 14, 2015

The ConVal Athletic Department announces that middle school football numbers are up from last year and it is only a few players away from being able to field a JV and a Varsity Middle School team. It is not too late for 6th, 7th and 8th graders to … 0

Running: Traffie takes home the Honey

Monday, August 17, 2015

Hancock’s 36th annual Run for the Honey saw 117 runners cross the finish line on Saturday morning. The winner was Avery Traffie of New Ipswich, a Mascenic senior who’ll likely compete for the state title in cross-country this … 0

Greenfield: Keeping it 100

Monday, August 10, 2015

Athletes of all ages and skill levels are welcome to compete in this weekend’s ninth annual Hampshire 100 Sports Weekend. The two-day event is held at Oak Park in Greenfield and features a number of biking and running … 0