Sports

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

Women’s hockey: Ravens keep home win streak alive

Monday, January 19, 2015

Junior defenseman Sarah Sheils scored three times, including a pair of power-play goals, on Saturday night to lead the way for the Franklin Pierce University women’s ice hockey team in a 5-1 win over Nichols. With the win, Franklin Pierce improves to 13-2-1 and has won six in … 0

Running: Sauvola wins first Winter Chiller

Monday, January 12, 2015

The Monadnock Milers winter races are underway and in full swing. Last weekend, runners took to the streets of Rindge. Lars Sauvola of Rindge took first overall, followed by current Mascenic runner Jackson Whitehouse. Former Mascenic standout Elizabeth … 0

Cross-country: Mascenic coach gets national recognition

Monday, January 12, 2015

On Friday, it was announced that Mascenic cross country coach Mike Smith is being recognized as one of the top boys cross country coaches in the US as determined by the US Track and Field and Cross Country … 0

Nordic Skiing: CV hits the trail in Keene

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Four members of the ConVal team competed in a Division I Nordic meet hosted by Keene High School at the Granite Gorge Ski Area. ConVal placed fifth out of ten schools competing in the hilly 4K course. First … 0

Roundup: Conant boys narrowly escape, plus Dublin School updates

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Conant boys’ basketball The Orioles traveled to Stevens on Tuesday night and barely escaped with the win. Trailing 36-35 at the half, it took a comeback for Conant to come away with a victory; eventually, however, they pulled it out, winning 75-69. Brandon Ford had a terrific game … 0

Indoor track: Vikings qualify for states

Monday, January 12, 2015

Three Mascenic indoor track members hit the qualifying standards in their respective events this past Saturday at the morning meet at UNH. Inside the Paul Sweet oval, in the 3000-meter event, Jackson Whitehouse and Jake Movsessian set themselves … 0

Nordic skiing: Cawthern, Morris finish tough race

Monday, January 12, 2015

ConVal’s two Nordic captains finished a demanding 5.9K freestyle race hosted in Plainfield by Lebanon High School. Skiing on a similar but somewhat longer course than last week, competitors were routed for a second lap on part of … 0

Hockey: Leger scores seven in first Cougar win

Monday, January 12, 2015

Last Wednesday, the ConVal boys’ hockey team lost against a very talented John Stark team, 13-4. The Generals are the favorites to win the DIII championship this year. ConVal had two goals each from team captains Erik Leger … 0

Franklin Pierce: Lindoe takes third in race walk meet

Monday, January 12, 2015

The Franklin Pierce Women’s Track & Field team placed 13th out of 27 teams this past Sunday at the Dartmouth Relays hosted by Dartmouth College. Dartmouth College was the meet winner. Sophomore Holly Lindoe placed third in the one-mile race walk with a time of 8:27.44. Lindoe was … 0

Roundup: Litts flirts with quadruple-double

Thursday, January 8, 2015

WLC boys’ basketball The Warriors dominated in their win at Nute Friday night. WLC won 86-45; star Jordan Litts had an incredible game, with 18 points, 13 steals, 12 rebounds and seven assists — three shy of a … 0