Sports

Keene: Tennis tourney fast approaching

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

The Keene City Tennis Tournament will be held Sept. 11 to Sept. 13. There will be mens and womens singles and doubles, as well as mixed doubles. To receive an application for the tournament, email nina33girls@gmail.com. …

Temple: Touchstone Farm Day is Sept. 12

Monday, August 31, 2015

Touchstone Farm invites everyone to a Farm Day and Open House on Sept. 12 from 1 to 4 p.m. At 1:30, the farm will hold …

Cross-country: Local high school runners ready to make noise

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

The Conant, ConVal and Mascenic cross-country teams are looking to make some noise this fall on the wooded trails of Derryfield Park and Mines Falls. …

Franklin Pierce: Bowling team strikes it rich in classroom

Friday, July 31, 2015

The Franklin Pierce University bowling team made quite an impact in the classroom over the past year, as the Ravens had five student-athletes earn Academic All-NTCA honorable mention, as announced earlier this summer by the National Tenpin Coaches Association. In addition, the team was also was recognized by …

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 …

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 row, the result would be the same. Heartbreak. Jaffrey started the weekend Saturday …

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 and Saturday but winning the third on Sunday. They jumped out to a …

Hancock: ‘Run for the Honey’ on Old Home Day

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

The 36th anniversary Betty Pels Run For The Honey road race will be held on Aug. 15 at the start of Hancock’s Old Home Day. The 5K race starts at 8 a.m., and is run on a “bee-utiful” and challenging course on tree-lined paved and gravel roads in …

Tennis: Dollars for Scholars tourney set for Sept.

Friday, July 24, 2015

The ConVal Community Dollars for Scholars will host their third annual tennis tournament the weekend of Sept.18 - 20. The tournament will be held at Adams Playground in Peterborough, with additional tennis courts secured as needed. The tournament will include a men’s and women’s doubles A & B …

New Ipswich: Looking good at Memorial Park

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

NEW IPSWICH — There are the small improvements — buying brooms so that the kids at the skate park can clean up broken glass and clear away debris. There are the big dreams — restoring the Old Town …

Golf: Charity tourney at Shattuck next week

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Former Boston Bruins goalie Gilles Gilbert is coming to the Shattuck Golf Course on July 31 for the 11th Annual Gilles Gilbert Golf Classic, the first year the event will be held in the Monadnock region. All proceeds …

Swimming: Local swimmers make waves in Milford

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

The Goss Park Turtles, Clark Sharks, New Ipswich Breakers and Jaffrey-Rindge Marlins had terrific performances at the Milford Rotary swim meet last weekend, with many swimmers placing in the top five or winning outright. In Division I, Concord …

Franklin Pierce: Zoe Adkins named head coach of Ravens field hockey

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Bruce Kirsh has announced that Zoe Adkins has been named the third head coach of the University’s field hockey program. A familiar face for the Ravens, Adkins spent the 2014 season as the program’s graduate assistant coach. “I am absolutely honored to …