Sports

Soccer: On the verge of greatness

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The fall sports season kicks off today with a pair of soccer games, and before you know it, the action will be in full swing. Here’s what you need to know about the area high school teams heading into the soccer season. Mascenic Head coach: Rob Jewell Last year’s record: 10-6-1 First game: Friday at Concord Christian Academy The Vikings … 0

Golf: Women’s Golf Assoc. pays visit to Country Club

Thursday, August 28, 2014

The New Hampshire Women’s Golf Association visited the Monadnock Country Club on Tuesday. “We had nearly 60 players on the course today,” said MCC’s pro … 0

Baseball: New England Ravens tryouts set for Friday

Monday, August 25, 2014

The New England Ravens Baseball organization will hold tryouts on Friday at Franklin Pierce University in Rindge. The tryouts begin at 6:30 pm.; registration begins … 0

Peterborough: Tennis lessons start now at Rec Dept.

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Private or group tennis lessons at the Peterborough Recreation Department are available now. Coordinators are Will Vaillancourt and the PRD. Open to children or adults, singles or in a group; we now have a new tennis instructor who is willing to accommodate to your individual learning preference and … 0

Baseball: All-Stars head to States

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

The Mount Monadnock 9/10-year-old All-Star team won the District 1 Tournament last week and is now advancing to the State Tournament being held in Hooksett at the Donati Field Complex on Saturday and Sunday at 11 a.m. In … 0

Temple: Horse show at Touchstone Farm on July 26

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

Touchstone Farm invites riders to the farm on July 26 to ride in the first show of the summer. Judges will be Jennifer Bradley and Frank Bassett. The line-up of classes offers choices for novice to advance riders, … 0

Basketball: She’s taking her game to the next level

Monday, July 14, 2014

The thrill of playing high school sports is one that can’t be matched, and competing alongside the friends and teammates that they’ve played with ever since they were little kids is certainly one of the most rewarding factors. … 0

Jaffrey: Legion defeats top seeded Lebanon

Monday, July 14, 2014

The Jaffrey Legion Baseball Team currently sits in third place in the A2 division, half a game out of second place and a playoff spot. … 0

Jaffrey: Ketchum’s Soccer camp to be offered

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Jaffrey Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for the Ketchum’s Kickers Soccer Camp. Ketchum’s Kickers is an instructional soccer camp offered by Peter Ketchum. Ketchum is a long time physical education instructor at Great Brook School and has coached soccer at many levels. The camp will … 0

Growing up with a softball legend

Monday, July 7, 2014

As the not-famous brother of ConVal softball ace Courtney Fisher, nobody has a better sense of what it was like to grow up with — yes, there is no question — the greatest pitcher in ConVal softball history. … 0

Jaffrey: ML

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Mt Monadnock 10U All Stars Swanzey Cal Ripken Invitational Champions Top row l-r coach Owen Burke, Keegan Burke, Collin Burke, Hunter Kaarto, Ayden Stacey, Sam Hoitt, Nathan Tuttle, manger Joe Lisio Btm l-r Colson Seppala, Joseph Lisio, Reagan … 0

Basketball: Springfield to coach Conant girls

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

He’s coached multiple sports, multiple age groups and both genders from grade school all the way to college. Now, Jaffrey’s Dave Springfield will face his latest coaching challenge — taking the reins of the Conant varsity girls basketball … 0

Special olympics: Big wins for Patriots at Summer Games

Monday, June 23, 2014

The Monadnock Valley Patriots competed at the Special Olympic Summer Games at the University of New Hampshire on the weekend of May 31. The Patriots, an adult team run out of Peterborough, donned their new team shirts for … 0