Sports

ConVal boys' soccer beat Goffstown in the season opener on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015.

Cougars take down Grizzlies

Monday, August 31, 2015

ConVal got the scoring going early during their win over Goffstown Friday, when a Jordan Cooper cross deflected wildly off a Goffstown head in the box and went in the net. Cooper would go on to score a more conventional goal as well and Micah Black added one of his own for a 3-1 victory. ConVal (1-0) travels to Portsmouth … 0

Girls’ soccer: A clean sweep

Monday, August 31, 2015

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Franklin Pierce: Preseason rankings for Ravens

Monday, August 31, 2015

The Franklin Pierce University women’s soccer team has been picked fourth (out of 15 teams) in the Northeast-10 Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll, which was the … 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

Franklin Pierce: Former Raven Rivers is Atlantic League All-Star

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Former Franklin Pierce University baseball player Kevin Rivers represented the Freedom Division squad in the Atlantic League All-Star Game, played in July at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, Conn. Meanwhile, three current Ravens were members of the West squad at the Futures Collegiate Baseball League All-Star … 0

Soccer: ML

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Chaos FC Youth Competitive Soccer Tryouts for winter and spring league. Wednesday, 6-8 p.m. and Saturday, 9-11 a.m in Jaffrey at Conant Field, 84 Turnpike Road. Boys 8-14 and girls 11 through high school are welcome to try out. $50 deposit is required at tryouts. If your child … 0

ConVal: Sprint to the Summit is Aug. 22

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

Dozens of runners and hikers will dash up Crotched Mountain to raise money for underprivileged children to ski or snowboard. The one-mile Sprint to the Summit race is on August 22 at 9 a.m., and starts at the base of the ski area. “This is an unorthodox type … 0

Franklin Pierce: Ravens represent region in volleyball tourney

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Franklin Pierce University head volleyball coach Stephanie Dragan and incoming freshmen Katie Leidhold and Abigail Sonuga each donned the nation’s colors, as Dragan guided the New England Region Volleyball team (NERVA) as head coach at the USA High … 0

Stolen bike can't stop Peterborough triathlete

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

After months of running, swimming and biking, Maxine Dunn was ready to defend her first-place finish at the Kingston Triathlon this past Sunday. But, three or four days before the race, her bike was stolen, sending her family … 0

Kayaking: Crotched offering accessible kayaking

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center’s Accessible Recreation and Sports Program is accepting registrations for its 2015 paddling courses and kayaking excursions. CMARS’ adaptive paddling program is specifically designed for people with disabilities by providing paddling courses with certified and … 0

Swimming: Breakers, Marlins, Turtles race

Wednesday, August 5, 2015

The New Ipswich Breakers hosted a pair of swim meets last week — one against the Jaffrey-Rindge Marlins and another against the Goss Park Turtles. In the Breakers/Marlins meet, there were a slew of winners from both sides, though the Marlins won the meet 141-133. Ben Sawyer of … 0

Vaulting: Riding high

Monday, August 3, 2015

It’s like flying. That’s how the riders of the Renaissance Farm Vaulting Club describe the feeling of being on horseback as they perform their stunts. The club, which meets several time weekly for practice at Touchstone Farm in … 0

Franklin Pierce: Runners to host Regionals

Thursday, July 30, 2015

For the second year in a row, the Franklin Pierce University cross country program will play host to the NCAA Championship East Regional. After combining with fellow Northeast-10 member Merrimack to co-host in Nashua, N.H. a year ago, the Ravens will be the sole host of the 2015 … 0