Sports

Soccer: Promising start for Conant girls

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

The Conant girls soccer team fell 2-0 at home during their season opener to the Stevens Cardinals on Friday. Coming off a winless campaign last fall, the Orioles began their season with high hopes of notching some wins this year. Based on Friday’s game, the Orioles will almost certainly improve on last year’s record as the defense appeared much improved, … 0

Hancock: Israel unrest moves meet for swim star

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Kylie Mitchell of Hancock repeated and repeated and repeated her routine to prepare for the 2014 Federation Internationale De Natation World Junior Open Water Swimming … 0

Rindge: FPU AD retires after 37 years

Friday, August 29, 2014

Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Bruce Kirsh has announced his retirement from the institution, effective December 31, 2014. Kirsh’s announcement concludes a 43-year run … 0

Softball: Conant’s perfect season comes to end

Wednesday, June 11, 2014

It is hard to beat the same opponent three times in a season, any coach with experience will tell you that. Conant softball coach Tom Lambert preached this very message to his girls from the moment they found … 0

track and field: Fafard takes first at Meet of Champs

Monday, June 9, 2014

Mascenic’s Tim Fafard headed into Saturday’s Meet of Champions a little perturbed. During last year’s Meet of Champions, Fafard lost the state 3200 crown by just three seconds to Concord’s B.J. Smith. Then in November Fafard was out-kicked … 0

Softball: No. 1 Conant makes it to semis

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The Conant softball team is headed to the Final Four. The Orioles conquered demons and gained confidence when they defeated Farmington 2-0 on June 5. Last June, the Orioles entered the playoffs seeded fourth and lost to Farmington … 0

softball: WLC advances to another Final Four

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The WLC Warriors are back where they belong, as they’ve made it to the DIV Final Four for the third straight season. And if they’re going to make it back to the title game for the third straight … 0

Baseball: CV run comes to end

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

ConVal made a solid playoff run this season, but they ran unto a buzzsaw on Saturday to put an end to any title hopes. After soundly defeating John Stark on Thursday, the Cougars traveled over to the seacoast … 0

Boys Lacrosse: Stellar season ends in loss

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The ConVal boys lacrosse team had a season for the ages, collecting 11 wins in the regular season and two more during the playoffs. The Cougars breakthrough season came to an end on Saturday when the team fell … 0

Softball: CV heads to third straight Final Four

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The fourteenth seed ConVal girls softball team is headed to the final four for the third straight season. The Cougars began their playoff run on Thursday, June 4, defeating number three seed Souhegan 8-6. Senior ace Courtney Fisher had seven strikeouts while teammates Sasha Brock (1-3 with two … 0

Baseball: ML

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

The WLC baseball team ended their season with a 9-7 record after losing in the first round of the DIV playoffs on Thursday, a 6-4 loss against Profile. ∎ The Mascenic boys volleyball team made the playoffs as the 11th seed and faced off against No. 6 Hollis-Brookline on … 0

New Ipswich: New programs on offer at pool

Monday, June 9, 2014

NEW IPSWICH — Tomorrow, the New Ipswich Town Pool will once again open its doors for the summer with its annual tradition of a pool popsicle party — and for the first time in three years, residents who … 0

Baseball/softball: A pair of undefeated seasons for Boynton

Wednesday, June 4, 2014

On Monday afternoon, the Boynton Middle School softball team capped off its undefeated season by capturing the league championship, defeating Epping 11-1. Twenty-four hours later, Boynton’s baseball team won its 36th consecutive game, defeating Derryfield 5-1 to earn … 0