Sports

Lyndeborough: Riding for Rose Mountain

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

A charity bike ride Saturday will add to the pot to conserve the top of Rose Mountain. The Piscataquog Land Conservancy started a campaign this spring to purchase and conserve the mountain and the blueberry fields at its top. The 189 acres of land currently belongs to the Hager family and is available for recreational use. Already, more than half … 0

ConVal: CV hockey teams could go co-op

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — ConVal High School is on track to combine its boys’ and girls’ hockey teams with Monadnock Regional High School for the 2016-2017 season … 0

Franklin Pierce: Minors named to First Team All-America

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Sophomore Dage Minors of the Franklin Pierce University men’s track & field program has earned All-America First Team honors in the outdoor 800 meters from … 0

Tennis: Dollars for Scholars tourney set for Sept.

Friday, July 24, 2015

The ConVal Community Dollars for Scholars will host their third annual tennis tournament the weekend of Sept.18 - 20. The tournament will be held at Adams Playground in Peterborough, with additional tennis courts secured as needed. The tournament will include a men’s and women’s doubles A & B … 0

New Ipswich: Looking good at Memorial Park

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — There are the small improvements — buying brooms so that the kids at the skate park can clean up broken glass and clear away debris. There are the big dreams — restoring the Old Town … 0

Golf: Charity tourney at Shattuck next week

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Former Boston Bruins goalie Gilles Gilbert is coming to the Shattuck Golf Course on July 31 for the 11th Annual Gilles Gilbert Golf Classic, the first year the event will be held in the Monadnock region. All proceeds … 0

Swimming: Local swimmers make waves in Milford

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The Goss Park Turtles, Clark Sharks, New Ipswich Breakers and Jaffrey-Rindge Marlins had terrific performances at the Milford Rotary swim meet last weekend, with many swimmers placing in the top five or winning outright. In Division I, Concord … 0

Franklin Pierce: Zoe Adkins named head coach of Ravens field hockey

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Bruce Kirsh has announced that Zoe Adkins has been named the third head coach of the University’s field hockey program. A familiar face for the Ravens, Adkins spent the 2014 season as the program’s graduate assistant coach. “I am absolutely honored to … 0

Swimming: Sunset Lake lessons start next week

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Sunset Lake Beach in Greenfield will host swim lessons starting on Monday. Swim lessons are scheduled between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Adjustments to the time may be made at the discretion of the lifeguard. The lessons are available for youth ages 4 and above, and are free … 0

Equestrian: Cpl. Garabrant challenge results from latest Touchstone show

Monday, July 20, 2015

TEMPLE — Capping off Touchstone Farm’s Saturday horse show was a new addition to their usual lineup of hunter and walk-trot classes: The Brandon Garabrant Challenge. Lance Cpl. Brandon Garabrant worked at Touchstone prior to his deployment to … 0

Golf: Greenleaf wins State Am tournament

Monday, July 20, 2015

Windham County Club’s Connor Greenleaf beat defending champion Joe Leavitt, 1 up, on Saturday in the 36-hole final to capture the State Amateur Golf Championship at Mount Washington Resort Golf Club. Greenleaf, the top seed after earning medalist honors after the first two days of stroke play, won … 0

Baseball: Monadnock All-Stars head to finals

Monday, July 20, 2015

At the Babe Ruth State tournament in Rochester on Saturday, the Monadnock 13 year old All-Stars beat Barrington 17-2 in a mercy-shortened game in the 5th. On Sunday, in a game with a two-hour rain delay in the fifth inning, the All-Stars finally got the remainder of the … 0

Baseball: Jaffrey wins three straight to keep playoff hopes alive

Monday, July 20, 2015

Finding themselves down 3-2 against Contoocook Post 81 on Wednesday, Jaffrey scored 8 runs in the 5th and 4 more in the 6th. RBI doubles by Drew Rines, Dylan Bartlett and Will Clarke opened up the scoring and … 0