Sports

Alpine skiing: Van Ham is WLC’s lone winter Warrior

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

A high school ski race postponed due to snow. Not only does that sound like a contradiction in terms, but up until last week, it seemed like a downright impossibility this winter. But with the snowfall earlier in the week making travel difficult, the Alpine skiing state championships were postponed until today and tomorrow. Piles of powder or sheets of …

Basketball: Hoops for Hope

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

The crowd packing the ConVal gym Tuesday night for a basketball doubleheader rose to their feet. Slowly at first, small groups got up; others followed …

Skiing: U.S. National Telemark Skiing Championships at Crotched

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

The 2016 U.S. National Telemark Skiing Championships will bring the best telemark racers from all around the United States to Crotched Mountain to compete for …

Men’s basketball: Ravens cruise past Saint Rose College

Monday, January 18, 2016

Senior Tyler Iacuone and junior Matt Banton hit big shots when they were needed on Saturday afternoon, as their clutch buckets from beyond the arc helped propel the Franklin Pierce University men’s basketball team to a win over the Saint Rose College Golden Knights by a final score …

Women’s hockey: FPU unbeaten in past ten contests

Monday, January 18, 2016

The FPU women’s ice hockey team’s penalty-killing unit was perfect again Saturday as the Ravens rolled through Nichols, 5-0. The Ravens killed off all seven Nichols power plays on the day and are now a perfect 52-for-52 on the penalty kill on the season. With the win, Franklin …

Men’s hockey: Collins hat trick downs FPU skaters

Monday, January 18, 2016

SUNY Geneseo forward Stephen Collins had his third career hat trick as his team beat FPU 6-2 Saturday. With the loss, Franklin Pierce falls to 2-13-0, while SUNY Geneseo improves to 10-3-3. Senior goaltender Kyle Moran finished with 39 saves against 45 shots on goal and took the …

Track and field: Ravens take first as a team at Plymouth St.

Monday, January 18, 2016

The Franklin Pierce University men’s track and field team returned the full squad to action on Saturday with a tune-up against Division III competition, as the Ravens traveled to the Panther Invitational, hosted by Plymouth State University. The Ravens picked up seven event victories on the day, on …

Women’s basketball: Ravens riding win streak

Monday, January 18, 2016

All at once on Saturday afternoon, the Franklin Pierce University women’s basketball team extended its own winning streak to seven games, while snapping a Saint Rose winning streak at seven games as well. After a first-quarter Ravens blowout and a Saint Rose second-quarter comeback, the two teams were …

Boys’ basketball: Mascenic beats Sanborn on Stauffeneker gamewinner

Monday, January 18, 2016

After pulling out to a 12-point lead against Sanborn Friday night, the Mascenic boys allowed the Indians to climb all the way back in the game and take the lead in the final seconds. But with just two seconds left on the clock, junior Brett Stauffeneker scored the …

Boys’ basketball: WLC trounces Nute, tough road upcoming

Monday, January 18, 2016

The WLC boys had little trouble with hapless Nute Friday night, picking up a 70-45 win on the road. Sophomore guard Casey Lane was the high-scorer, with 20 points. Junior Trey Carrier scored 17 and senior captain Tyler Carrier scored 11. WLC (6-2) has a tough stretch of …

Girls’ basketball: Conant holds off Newport with stellar second half D

Monday, January 18, 2016

The Newport girls put up one of their best performances of the season Friday night, staying even with undefeated Conant until late in the game. When the fourth quarter rolled around, though, the Orioles clamped down on defense and finished the game strong for a 51-37 win. Newport …

Running: Traffie takes home win in first Chiller

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Here are the results of the first Winter Chiller held Saturday in Rindge. The next race is at High Mowing School in Wilton on Saturday at 9 a.m. 2016 MRM Winter Chiller 1 results 1 24:38 Traffie, Avery …

Boys’ basketball: Vikings win shootout with WLC

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Over the past few years, the matchups between Mascenic and WLC have transformed from interdivisional games of regional convenience to a flat-out rivalry. With the two teams splitting the season series in each of the past two years, …