Sports

Baseball: Monadnock Babe Ruth signups open

Friday, March 20, 2015

The 2015 Babe Ruth 13 to 15-year-old draft will be held on April 25 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Humiston Field in Jaffrey. This will be a combined draft/sign up for all eligible players from the ConVal, Conant and Mascenic school districts. There will also be a noon meeting for the formation of a new board of directors. Anyone … 0

ml: Turning back

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Frozen fingers, tired thighs, heavy breathing, and a rumbling stomach. This is not the perfect recipe for skiing the backcountry. Fortunately, I recovered quickly, and … 0

ConVal: Track and Field 5K fundraiser is April 4

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The Spring Fling 5K Road Race & Walk to benefit the Conval High School Track and Field Team will take place on April 4 at … 0

Cougars fall on Senior Night

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

ConVal needed a win Tuesday night at home against Timberlane to help their playoff cause and send off their seniors the right way. However, it was not to be, as the Cougars turned the ball over 31 times … 0

Roundup: Warriors lose battle of two top-four teams

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

WLC boys’ basketball The Warriors lost a battle with Epping on Tuesday night, 57-53. “It was nip and tuck all the way,” said Warriors coach Ken Garnham after the game. DIV Player of the Year candidate Jordan Litts dropped 21 points in the loss, outscored only by Epping … 0

Franklin Pierce: Ravens bowlers win tourney

Monday, February 23, 2015

The Franklin Pierce women’s bowling team won the program’s first-ever tournament title last week at the Hawk Flight Invitational hosted by Monmouth University to wrap up the team’s inaugural season. Junior Rebekah Varin and freshman Nicolette Vucak were each named to the All-Tournament Team. … 0

Dublin School: Wildcat shredders excel

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

On Feb. 18, the Dublin School Snowboard Team took a trip up to Ragged Mountain for their third slopestyle competition of the season. It was a perfect day filled with blue skies and warm sun. After several practice runs, the team concluded that the set up was quite … 0

Franklin Pierce: McGuckin makes NE-10 All-Rookie Team

Tuesday, February 24, 2015

Freshman goaltender Tom McGuckin of the Franklin Pierce University men’s ice hockey team has been named to the Northeast-10 Conference All-Rookie Team, as announced on Friday by the Conference office. He was one of eight freshmen from across … 0

Franklin Pierce: Ravens win on Senior Night

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Junior Tyler Iacuone helped send his senior teammates home with a win on Wednesday night, as his last-second three-pointer lifted the Franklin Pierce University Men’s Basketball team over the Bentley University Falcons by a final score of 85-84. Senior Ryen Vilmont finishes his career with a 25 point … 0

Running: Traffie, McGurk tops in fourth Chiller

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

Here are the results of the fourth Monadnock Milers Winter Chiller road race. Held on Saturday, the race started and finished at the BeFit Fitness Center in New Ipswich. The below zero weather didn’t keep the runners away. … 0

Basketball: Malo scores 41, but Conant gets the win

Monday, February 23, 2015

Eric Saucier’s goal is to have his Orioles hold their opponents to 40 points or fewer. Thursday night, Conant couldn’t manage to keep Raymond’s Colby Malo under 40 himself. The 6’5” center put on a show, draining threes … 0

Indoor track: Haase second in state, sets school record

Monday, February 23, 2015

Conant’s Justin Haase had a big day at the state indoor track championships on Saturday, placing second in the state in shot put and breaking his own school record in the process. Haase’s mark of 50’7” was longer than anyone else from DI or DII by over three … 0

Basketball: Conant girls end season undefeated

Monday, February 23, 2015

The Orioles traveled to Raymond on Thursday night and handed the Rams a smackdown to the tune of a 62-30 win. Conant outscored Raymond 50-16 through the first three quarters. Madison Springfield and Eva Hodgson scored 14 apiece to lead Conant; Springfield also had nine rebounds and six … 0