Sports

Tennis: Dollars for Scholars tourney set for Sept.

Friday, July 24, 2015

The ConVal Community Dollars for Scholars will host their third annual tennis tournament the weekend of Sept.18 - 20. The tournament will be held at Adams Playground in Peterborough, with additional tennis courts secured as needed. The tournament will include a men’s and women’s doubles A & B division, a mixed division, a junior / senior open division, a 65+ … 0

New Ipswich: Looking good at Memorial Park

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — There are the small improvements — buying brooms so that the kids at the skate park can clean up broken glass and … 0

Golf: Charity tourney at Shattuck next week

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Former Boston Bruins goalie Gilles Gilbert is coming to the Shattuck Golf Course on July 31 for the 11th Annual Gilles Gilbert Golf Classic, the … 0

Motorsports: Feel the horsepower

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

After a long and exhausting work week, Ben Rumore often finds peace in a 30-second long truck ride. Hopping into his modified diesel Dodge pickup, Rumore, 40, of Mason, spends many of his weekends competing in truck pull … 0

Running: Nels Traffie wins Fun Run No. 2 of season

Friday, July 3, 2015

Two dozen runners made up the field for the second Jack Murphy Fun Run of the summer on July 2. This week’s winner was Nels Traffie in 19 minutes, 18 seconds, but the gap back to second and third was much closer than what Nel’s son Avery had … 0

Peterborough: Bobcat Soccer starts July 13

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Souhegan Boys’ Varsity Soccer Coach Dave Saxe is coming back again this summer to offer his Bobcat Soccer Program to kids eager to learn. While the emphasis is on fun, there will be age appropriate instruction regarding technique, general athleticism, participation in and the learning of tactical and … 0

Baseball: Jaffrey Legion drops two on the road

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

The Jaffrey Legion baseball team lost a doubleheader in Alton last weekend. In the first game, Alton jumped out to a 4-0 lead in the second on three walks and a pair of errors. Jaffrey answered back with … 0

Track and Field: Throwback meet at Mascenic

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

The Monadnock Regional Milers will host a Throwback Classic Track and Field Meet on Tuesday at 6 p.m. at Mascenic High School. Events scheduled are: ∎ 1609 meters (the Murphy Mile, in memory of Jack Murphy) ∎ 100 meters ∎ 400 meters ∎ Shot put ∎ 800 meters ∎ Long jump ∎ 200 meters ∎ 2000 … 0

Peterborough: Tennis lessons available at Adams through end of July

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Tennis lessons with instructor Daniel Forrest start next week at Adams Playground. Three more sessions of group lessons for kids, listed below, will run from 8:45 to 10:45 a.m. during the month of July. Two classes will be offered, 45 minutes for the younger kids and an hour … 0

Basketball/Soccer: Goss Park site of sports camps

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Wilton’s Goss Park is hosting two great summer camps this summer. The basketball camp is scheduled for July 20-24 from 3 to 5 p.m.. The instructors are WLC Warriors point guard Ally Schwab and ConVal’s third all-time scorer … 0

Jaffrey: New rec director builds on memories

Monday, July 6, 2015

JAFFREY — Despite falling flat on her face during an ice skating relay race when she was 9, Renee Sangermano recalls her experience at the Jaffrey Recreational Department’s Winter Carnival as one of her favorite childhood memories. “There … 0

Equestrian: Next Touchstone Farm horse show set for July 18

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Touchstone Farm in Temple invites riders to come to the farm on July 18 and ride in the second show of the Touchstone season. The show includes classes that will appeal to a wide variety of riders: Leadline, … 0

Softball: Monadnock 10U All Stars are the District Five NH Babe Ruth Champs

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

The Monadnock 10U All Star softball team won a hard fought victory over Sugar River at the District 5 Babe Ruth championship game in Bedford this Tuesday night. It was an exciting game, with both teams taking turns … 0