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Monadnock region a fertile ground for Ironmen

Monday, November 23, 2015

As David Bedard headed down the home stretch of the Ironman Florida course earlier this month, he had one thing on his mind — “I’m never going to do another Ironman race again.” When he entered the chute at the finish line with his family cheering him on, though, all that doubt seemed to melt away and he knew he’d …

Women’s volleyball: Leidhold is Rookie of Year

Friday, November 20, 2015

Freshman Katie Leidhold broke through with the biggest award to come into Rindge this fall, as she was named Northeast-10 Rookie of the Year, along …

Basketball: Monadnock at Home teams with hoops

Friday, November 20, 2015

Monadnock at Home has launched a new inter-generational program for its members in cooperation with the ConVal girls and boys basketball teams. Lead by girls’ …

Exquisite Picks: Crowdsourcing Week 8 NFL picks

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

As the season wears on, fatigue inevitably sets in. This week, I have decided to farm out my picks to my friends. This was far easier than picking them myself. Crowdsourcing is all the rage right now so …

Volleyball: Local pair nets college title

Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Two locals were in action for the NHTI women’s volleyball team as they topped off a perfect 10-0 conference season with a 3-0 victory over Unity College to win the Yankee Small College Conference Championship Saturday at NHTI. …

Mascenic volleyball soaring into playoffs

Monday, October 26, 2015

When Mascenic last faced off against Trinity, they were a different Viking team than the one that strode confidently onto the volleyball court Friday evening. In the previous matchup, head coach Missy Salo and her squad were still …

BOys’ soccer: Season ends for Conant boys

Monday, October 26, 2015

Conant boys’ soccer hosted Kearsarge on a rainy senior night Thursday, losing 5-2. Goals were scored by senior Simeon Hodgson, pictured above with pregame flowers for his family, and Tyler Sands. “The seniors this year will be missed,” …

Home finale for Mascenic

Monday, October 26, 2015

The Mascenic boys’ soccer team made their first attempt at a full game without goalie Brett Stauffeneker on Friday, losing 5-1 to Pelham. Backup goalie Micah Howard had a solid game, filling the net well and playing virtually …

Girls’ soccer: WLC girls ready for playoff action

Monday, October 26, 2015

It was an up-and-down season for the Warriors, but the back end was strong, positioning the WLC girls’ soccer team with a shot at a playoff run. To do so, they’ll have to get past Newmarket, and it …

Girls’ soccer: Cougars relish chance to recharge

Monday, October 26, 2015

Perhaps no team will benefit more from the few days off between the regular season and the playoffs than ConVal girls’ soccer. After a grueling week that saw the Cougars lose to Hollis-Brookline, Milford and Hanover, ConVal won’t …

Girls’ soccer: Conant girls to face unknown entity

Monday, October 26, 2015

There’s always something mysterious about our neighbors to the north; next to embark on the journey to hill country is the Conant girls’ soccer team. The Orioles ended up 8-8, which puts them at 13th in DIII. They’ll …

Girls’ volleyball: Warriors quietly make their mark

Monday, October 26, 2015

The WLC volleyball team faced plenty of struggles this season. Low turnout meant they couldn’t field a JV team. The gym floor was redone, meaning they couldn’t play a home game for the majority of the season. And …

Women’s rowing: Ravens take third at Amherst

Monday, October 19, 2015

The Franklin Pierce University women’s rowing team competed in the Amherst College Fall Invitational this past weekend. Overall, the team had a strong performance, despite fielding a smaller compliment of boats than usual, as the Ravens fielded only two fours on the day. The Women’s Varsity Four opened …