Sports

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 were so many fun experiences,” said Sangermano, Jaffrey’s new recreation director, of her childhood spent involved with the department’s many events. “This … 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 … 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 … 0

Baseball: Vikings lose in semifinal game

Monday, June 15, 2015

MANCHESTER — Mascenic’s season has come to an end after a heartbreaking loss to Monadnock Thursday at Gill Stadium. The Vikings were in the driver’s seat from the get-go, jumping out to an early lead in the second … 0

Franklin Pierce: Ravens net new women’s lax coach

Monday, June 15, 2015

Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Bruce Kirsh has announced that Maud Lonergan has been named the fifth head coach of the University’s women’s lacrosse program. Lonergan comes to Franklin Pierce with a decade of coaching experience, both as a head coach at the high school level and … 0

Basketball: Gym Rats make national tourney

Monday, June 15, 2015

The New Hampshire Gym Rats 13U-Springfield Boys team qualified to compete in the Division III AAU National Championships July 13-17 in Hampton, Virginia by placing third at the N.H. State Championships in May. The Amateur Athletic Union Basketball … 0

Soccer: Bobcat camp back this summer

Tuesday, June 9, 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 more about the game of soccer. While the emphasis is on fun, there will be age appropriate instruction regarding technique, general athleticism, participation in … 0

Conant / ConVal: Pure Shot camps for hoops, baseball set for this summer

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Dave Springfield’s Pure Shot camps are back for the 15th summer. This year features multiple sessions of the week-long basketball camp at multiple locations, as well as a baseball camp. Boys and girls of every grade level are … 0

Running: Girls on the Run raise funds

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

The Peterborough Girls on the Run team recently held a Walk-a-Thon to raise money for the Monadnock Humane Society. Girls on the Run is a non-profit after-school program that encourages preteen girls to develop self-respect and healthy lifestyles … 0

Boys’ soccer: Souhegan assistant is new head coach at ConVal

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

ConVal High School has hired Coach Valdemir Roque (Rocky) DaSilva as their new head boys’ varsity soccer coach. Previously a member of the 2014 Division II State Champion staff at Souhegan High School, Roque worked with New Hampshire … 0

Girls’ lacrosse: Cahoon named to All-State team

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Senior Autumn Cahoon was named to the NHIAA Girls’ Lacrosse DIII All-State Team Honorable Mention. According to first year head coach Derek Sorbello, “Autumn was our defensive wing and worked tirelessly in our midfield. She scored 11 goals … 0

Softball: Conant girls knocked out in DIII semifinals

Thursday, June 11, 2015

The Orioles played a terrific game against White Mountains Wednesday in the state semifinals at Plymouth State, but the back-and-forth game tilted the Spartans’ way in the end, 6-4. Conant left a few runners on early, allowing White … 0

Softball: WLC shocked at home

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

It may have been a second-round playoff game, but at Saturday’s battle between WLC and PCA Dover, it felt like the state championship was on the line. No one in the state has played perennial powerhouse WLC tougher … 0