Sports

Basketball: Warriors use balanced attack to beat Newmarket

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

When you’re talking about the WLC boys’ basketball team, the conversation starts with Jordan Litts. The talented senior is a Player of the Year candidate, and the Warriors have won every game he’s played in (he was forced to sit out their only loss, to Epping, with injury). And, indeed, he made his presence felt against Newmarket on Tuesday night. … 0

Girls’ basketball: Warriors thrash Mules in blowout

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Even after a blowout win against Newmarket Tuesday night, the Warrior girls team can’t rest on their laurels too much. “We can’t be overconfident — … 0

Basketball: Hoops for Hope game set for Feb. 10

Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Six years ago, some members of the Conant girls’ basketball team started a tradition that is still going strong today — the Hoops For Hope … 0

Volleyball: Ravens senior earns top coaches’ award

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

Senior volleyball player Catie Swiderski may have finished off her career on the court at Franklin Pierce, but her off the court contributions have also been recognized as she was one of three in the country awarded the … 0

Running: The Winter Chiller Race series begins this weekend

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

The MRM Winter Chillers are a series of six races held at various locations throughout the Monadnock region each winter. Not only does each course vary, so does the distance — catering to runners of all levels and abilities. Races are open to anyone. The fee is $5 … 0

Nordic skiing: Cawthern makes top ten for ConVal skiers

Monday, January 5, 2015

The ConVal Nordic Ski Team participated in its first competition today Saturday in Plainfield. Hosted by Lebanon High School, the 5.5K freestyle (skate) race was contested by ConVal, Lebanon, and Kennett schools. Seven girls represented the Cougars. Led … 0

Greenfield: Bruins alumni game set for Feb.

Friday, January 2, 2015

For the fifth consecutive year, Boston Bruins Alumni players will lace up their skates and face off against the Crotched Mountain Wild, a team of employees and friends of the Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center at the Boston Bruins … 0

Peterborough: Can’t put one past her

Friday, January 2, 2015

When Shenae Lundberg was 9, she wasn’t thrilled to play hockey. Her soccer teammates dragged her from Peterborough to Henniker to be their ice hockey goalie. “I honestly hated it at first,” Lundberg said Tuesday. “But they needed … 0

Cross-country: Chugging challenge

Friday, December 26, 2014

What had started out as a sort of team-building activity has now morphed into a rite of passage as well as an opportunity to reminisce with past and current team members. Known as the Eggnog 400 Challenge, team … 0

Peterborough: Saxe named Coach of the Year

Friday, January 2, 2015

If you’re an incoming freshman who wants to play soccer at Souhegan High School in Amherst, there are a few things David Saxe, the Sabers’ varsity soccer coach, wants you to learn. One is you must represent your … 0

Temple: Chip Chase 5K is Thursday

Monday, December 29, 2014

Yep — there’s a race in Temple for the 37th year on New Year’s Day! By running or walking in the Souhegan Lion Club Peanut Butter Chip Chase 5K Walk/Run Road Race and Kid’s Race, you can get the New Year off to a great start. The kids’ … 0

Antrim: Working toward a snow job

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Keene State College junior and management major Mitchell Reynolds of Antrim came to KSC to prepare himself for his dream of working in the snow/skateboard industry, and he’s already a long way down that road. He’s the new … 0

Cross-country: Viking runners building a legacy

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Over the 2014 season — and, indeed, the last 10 years — the Mascenic cross-country team has made a name for itself. They have been known as a running powerhouse and always have competitive athletes. They bring some … 0