Sports

ConVal: Co-op sports teams mulled

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Confronted with declining enrollment at ConVal High School and across the state, administrators and the school’s athletic director recommended to the School Board that in the next three years boys hockey combine with another high school, freshmen basketball and field hockey be eliminated and the school not increase the number of sports it offers. The proposals are part of the … 0

Baseball: Post 11 ends season with split

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

For the third year in a row the last game of the season would decide Jaffrey’s playoff fate. And for the third year in a … 0

Baseball: State champ Monadnock Babe Ruth falls at Regionals

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The Monadnock League, representing New Hampshire in the Regional Tournament in Winooski, Vermont finished in third place in Pool A losing the first two Friday … 0

Basketball/Soccer: Goss Park site of sports camps

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Wilton’s Goss Park is hosting two great summer camps this summer. The basketball camp is scheduled for July 20-24 from 3 to 5 p.m.. The instructors are WLC Warriors point guard Ally Schwab and ConVal’s third all-time scorer … 0

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 … 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 show includes classes that will appeal to a wide variety of riders: Leadline, … 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 this Tuesday night. It was an exciting game, with both teams taking turns … 0

Track and field: Sands, Bresnick clean up at Granite State Games

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Tyler Sands and Aaron Bresnick of Conant competed as part of Team Monadnock in the Granite State Games the last weekend in June. Sands won the 200M dash with a time of 23.67 and the discus throw with … 0

Triathlon: Family fun at mini-triathlon

Monday, July 6, 2015

Nearly 50 participants gathered at Contoocook Beach in Jaffrey for the annual Parks and Recreation Mini-Triathlon. The 5.3-mile event featured a 220-yard swim, a 3.4-mile bike ride and a 1.75-mile bike ride, with the finish line at Community … 0

Cycling: Get your bike geared up for some summer rides

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

James McDonough knows a thing or two about bicycle repair. The EMS Tech Service Manager and “bicycle therapist” has over four decades of cycling experience, he said in an interview outside the 1 Vose Farm Road store in … 0

Basketball: His name lives on in New Ipswich sports

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Each day Bob Gammel left his house, down at the end of Playground Road in New Ipswich, he drove past the Memorial Field basketball courts. The six hoops were all of varying heights, it seemed, and of varying … 0

Franklin Pierce: Pelland new FPU softball coach

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Bruce Kirsh announced on Tuesday that Mike Pelland has been named the new head coach of the Ravens softball program. Pelland becomes the first full-time head coach in program history and will head up a team that is on the rise in … 0

BASEBALL: Post 11 tops Bedford, splits with Plymouth

Monday, June 29, 2015

Jaffrey Legion baseball won its home opener against top-ranked Bedford, 3-2. In their home opener, Post 11 scored a run in the first when pitcher JP Record knocked in Kyle Dupuis who had reached on a walk and … 0