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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 stole second base. Jaffrey added one more in the second when Record got his second RBI of the game scoring Cooper Wayrynen. … 0

Baseball: Brewers Babe Ruth champs

Monday, June 29, 2015

The Brewers beat the Pirates in a best of three series for the Jaffrey Babe Ruth title last week. In game one on Wednesday night, … 0

Track and field: Sands breaks Conant school record at decathlon meet

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Conant track and field athlete Tyler Sands took third place at last weekend’s state decathlon championships at Nashua North, shattering the Orioles’ school record in … 0

Franklin Pierce: O’Rourke, Jabs take home East Region honors

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Franklin Pierce University sophomore third baseman Jay Jabs has been named ABCA East Region Player of the Year, while senior right-hander Brendan O’Rourke has been named ABCA East Region Pitcher of the Year. Joining Jabs and O’Rourke on … 0

Golf: Nutting nails hole in one at Shattuck

Thursday, May 28, 2015

Tina Nutting made a hole in one on Hole No. 7 at the Shattuck May 18. Nutting was playing with Eugene Speeney, Dick Reynells and Peggy Despres. … 0

Track: ‘Three Amigos’ set for States

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The Three Amigos. The Three Musketeers. The Three Stooges. Call them what you want, but don’t call them late to the start line. The Mascenic lineup of Avery Traffie, Jake Movsessian, and Jackson Whitehouse will be ripping it … 0

Baseball: Monadnock downs Mascenic on walkoff single

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Jason Moreau went toe-to-toe with one of the state’s best pitchers on Monday, but the Vikings could only muster one run in support and Monadnock won on an extra-innings walkoff. It was a contrast of styles between the … 0

Softball: WLC comeback falls short

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

WLC nearly took out No. 2 Sunapee Thursday, but the Lakers prevailed 8-7. WLC was up 3-0 early before a couple of costly errors opened the floodgates in the fourth. After a Warrior flurry, Sunapee scored in the sixth and the game went into the final frame with … 0

Track and field: Athletes to watch at State meet

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

The cream always rises to the top — and this championship season is no different. Taking place in the southwest corner of the state this year, in Jaffrey at Conant High School, there appears to be some great battles shaping up. Here is an overview of where some … 0

Boys’ Tennis: Orioles finish season winless

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Conant dropped three more matches to end the season. The Orioles (0-14) were swept by Prospect Mountain (9-5) Wednesday and lost 6-1 to Wilton-Lyndeborough Thursday (4-10). Conant was also swept by Profile (12-2) Friday, Whitney added, but showed good sportsmanship in a tough match. “Though they were playing … 0

Little League: Undefeated Mets top Orioles at Picard

Tuesday, May 26, 2015

The Mets and the Orioles squared off Monday night at Picard Field for what turned out to be a fantastic Memorial Day Game. The Mets took an early lead, scoring five runs in the first inning. Spencer Newsham held the Orioles to a single run in his two … 0

Running: Well School 5K set for Sunday morning

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

5K enthusiasts can run an exciting race this weekend — and simultaneously support local conservation. The Well School will be holding their second annual 5K Sunday on their campus, Athletic Director Russ Freeman said — participants should arrive and park near the school’s main entrance as early as … 0

Boys’ baseball: Cougars finish year with pair of victories

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

ConVal (4-12) finished their season strong. The Cougars beat Hollis-Brookline (2-12) on May 20 and Milford (6-8) on Friday. In the Cougar’s 6-3 win against Milford, ConVal scored five runs in the fifth inning. John Grossi blasted a two-run single. Isaac Blake drove in another run. Jared Booth … 0