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

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, the Brewers took an early 4-0 lead by sending 8 batters to the … 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 the process. Sands, a sophomore, won the 400M and the discus throw and … 0

Softball: Paying the price for bucking the system

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

“She’ll get it next year.” Tom Lambert must have heard those words a dozen times before he left last season’s All-State coaches’ meeting. On the heels of one of the best seasons in Conant softball history, Lambert had … 0

Soccer: Chaos FC takes state title

Monday, June 22, 2015

The Chaos FC U13 girls’ soccer team, based out of Rindge, won the New Hampshire Soccer League state title over the weekend in Pembroke. Chaos entered the tournament as the No. 3 seed. The quarterfinal game was against … 0

Running: Currans excel in half-marathon

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Joshua and Daniel Curran of Peterborough ran the NH/VT Covered Bridges Half-Marathon in Colebrook Saturday. In their first-ever road race, Joshua, right, placed 8th and Daniel, left, 9th out of more than 150 competitors. They were 2nd and … 0

Boys’ volleyball: Vikings Somero, Nolin make All-State teams

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Two Mascenic Vikings boys’ volleyball players made All-State this season. Senior Braden Somero was named to Second Team All-State and senior Jared Nolin made Third Team. … 0

Peterborough: First Kubb Classic title awarded

Monday, June 22, 2015

The first Kubb Classic took place on Saturday in Peterborough. The region’s finest Kubb players competed in a single elimination tournament, which was won by the team of Anna Von Mertens, Philip Antone and Charlie Chronopoulos. Von Mertens … 0

Soccer: ConVal’s Morano named to Games

Monday, June 22, 2015

Teresa Morano, a girls’ soccer player who’ll go into her senior year at ConVal High School this fall, has been selected to represent Peterborough at the Granite State Games. The Granite State Games is a multi-sport competitive event … 0

Cal Ripken: Dodgers capture Minors title

Monday, June 22, 2015

The Peterborough Dodgers beat the Peterborough Nationals 9-2 on Bishop Field Friday night to capture the 2015 Cal Ripken Minors Division Title. The Dodgers jumped out to an early lead and never trailed. The Nationals offense was highlighted … 0

Cal Ripken: Peterborough Rangers win 2015 Majors Championship

Tuesday, June 16, 2015

The Peterborough Rangers won their last five games on their way to earning the 2015 Cal Ripken Majors Division Title. Prior to Monday’s 11-6 championship victory, the Rangers beat a tough ConVal North team 11-2 in the semi-finals. … 0