Sports

Dublin School: Wildcats roundup from the past week

Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Boys’ varsity basketball Dublin Varsity Boys’ Basketball claimed a win on the road on Friday in Greenfield, Massachusetts, defeating Four Rivers 39-33. Scrappy defenses on both sides put a premium on offensive execution and hustle. Twelve rebounds from Jordan Ferreras and nine from Yi Chen Jiang helped give Dublin many second-shot opportunities. A balanced scoring effort was led by Hunter … 0

Swept away: Reporter Benji Rosen takes an avalanche safety course

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

“Hunting for powder,” skiing “off-piste,” or out of bounds, and “earning your turns” — hiking the backcountry and skiing down it — have become ever … 0

Women’s basketball: Ravens fall to Southern Conn.

Monday, January 26, 2015

Although three were in double digits Saturday afternoon, the Franklin Pierce women’s basketball team came up short against Southern Connecticut 71-63 at the Moore Fieldhouse … 0

Men’s basketball: Ravens drain 17 threes in win over St. Mike’s

Thursday, January 8, 2015

The Franklin Pierce Men’s Basketball team gave the Northeast-10 a wake-up call on Wednesday night, as the team shot just under 50 percent for the game, including hitting 17 three-pointers overall as the Franklin Pierce University Ravens defeated the Saint Michael’s Purple Knights by a final score of … 0

Women’s basketball: Ravens take down American

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Graduate student Jessica Hurd posted a double-double with 12 points and 15 rebounds in Wednesday night’s contest against American International College at the Fieldhouse. Three other Ravens were also in double figures in the 68-61 victory, including junior Kara Charette with 21 points. Jessica Hurd would post a … 0

ConVal: Cougars top Huskies, fall to Souhegan

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Last Wednesday, ConVal won at home 66-49 over Monadnock. Liam Baldwin led all scorers with 23 points. Noah Cail put in 10 points. ConVal went into the half with a 32-26. The Cougars did not allow an offensive … 0

SNOWBOARDING: His job is to hit the slopes and ride the rails

Friday, January 2, 2015

Living a career full of fun and excitement versus a career full of money and problems is a great recipe towards living a satisfying life. Professional snowboarder Brandon Reis is a perfect example. The 26-year-old Reis grew up … 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