Sports

Baseball: Monadnock slides by Concord in playoff action

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

The Monadnock Babe Ruth team defeated Concord, Mass., by a score of 3-2 during their playoff match up on July 24. Monadnock scored all three of its runs in the third inning. Johnny Ciarcia was hit by a pitch, then Jared Booth hit a single. Teammate Devyn Pioli reached on a error by the first baseman, scoring Ciarcia, and advancing … 0

Conval: Alumni hoops tourney unites eras

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Ever since Kevin Proctor took over as ConVal’s head boys basketball coach back in October, his number one goal has been to instill a sense … 0

Mascenic: Hall of Fame golf tourney set for Sept. 6 at Crotched

Monday, July 28, 2014

Mascenic’s second Annual Hall of Fame Golf Tournament Sept. 6 at Crotched Mountain Golf Course. The event will cost $100 per player; four man scramble … 0

ML: Making the leap

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

The ConVal track team held its third annual elementary school track meet on Wednesday, May 21. The event exposes third and fourth grade students from around the district to the various disciplines of track and field. “Our competition … 0

BASEBALL: Vikings walk off with a big win

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Mascenic and Conant took the field on Tuesday afternoon for a game that saw both teams trot out their aces for a pitchers’ duel between a pair of juniors. Mascenic’s Shane Rautiola and Conant’s Ryan Carey both brought … 0

Roundup: WLC’s Pat Martin throws a no-hitter and hits a home run

Thursday, May 22, 2014

WLC baseball The Wilton-Lyndeborough baseball team beat Portsmouth Christian at Dover 6-0 on Monday. Pat Martin pitched all seven innings, giving up no hits while recording 10 strikeouts and just one walk. This was the first ever no-hitter … 0

tennis: Conant girls lose first match

Thursday, May 22, 2014

The Conant girls tennis team suffered its first loss of the season to undefeated Moultonborough on Tuesday. The Orioles top three players, Shannon Bennett, Allina Bennett, and Courtney Dillon, dropped their singles matches to tough Moultonborough opponents. Ashley … 0

Equestrian: Poetry in the saddle

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Three years ago, ConVal High School started a co-curricular equestrian club. Since it began, the club as grown from 10 riders to 16, and it has provided a unique opportunity for students to build friendships, develop horsemanship skills, … 0

Roundup: Fisher strikes out 700th career batter

Monday, May 19, 2014

ConVal baseball The ConVal varsity baseball team defeated Milford 4-0 on May 14. Cougar ace Ivon Clough pitched six and one-third innings, striking out eight, and giving up just three hits. Clough helped his own cause, adding two … 0

baseball: FPU’s King to coach USA national team

Monday, May 19, 2014

Head coach Jayson King of the six-time regional championship Franklin Pierce University baseball team has been selected by USA Baseball to serve as an assistant coach for the USA Baseball 18U National Team this summer. The 18U National … 0

Lacrosse: Changing of the Guard

Monday, May 12, 2014

2013 (through seven games): 4-3 2014 (through seven games): 6-1 2013 final record: 5-10 (15th seed) 2012 final record: 4-10 (missed playoffs) 2011 final record: 7-8 (12th seed) … 0

Baseball: New league formed for high schoolers

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

High school students from the Monadnock region will have the opportunity to play in the newly formed New England Independent Baseball League this summer. The league will take the place of the Senior Babe Ruth Baseball program. Tom Newbury, coach of the Babe Ruth team for the past … 0