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ConVal’s William Simard qualifies for Meet of Champions

10-30-2023 12:37 PM

ConVal’s William Simard qualified for the Meet of Champions race on Nov. 4 by finishing 12th in the state meet Saturday at Derryfield Park in Manchester with a time of 17 minutes, eight seconds.. The boys placed 15th overall. After Simard, Nathan...


ConVal girls’ soccer eliminated with overtime loss

10-27-2023 10:33 AM

The preliminary playoff game Wednesday between Milford and ConVal went back and forth before an overtime goal gave Milford the 3-2 victory.Milford scored a goal in the third minute with a shot from the corner of the penalty box. ConVal equalized in...


Campbell knocks out ConVal volleyball

10-27-2023 7:39 AM

The fourth-seeded Conval Cougars hosted the No. 5 Campbell Cougars Thursday in the second round of the playoffs, and Campbell came out on top by a 3-2 margin.Campbell took the first set 25-20, but ConVal won the next two set by scores of 25-21 and...


Conant field hockey edges Kearsarge in opening round before losing to Gilford

10-23-2023 12:38 PM

By BEN CONANT

Still riding their homecoming high, the Conant field hockey team kept their momentum going Wednesday afternoon with an NHIAA Division III tournament first-round win over visiting Kearsarge. The Orioles started their home slate back in September with a...


Mascenic wins state title

10-17-2023 10:24 AM


ConVal field hockey goes out on a high note

10-13-2023 12:21 PM

By BEN CONANT

The ConVal field hockey team sent their seniors out on a high note Thursday, shutting out Laconia 1-0 on a record-breaking afternoon in Peterborough."They played really well," ConVal head coach Kelly Shirk said after the game. "They kept the energy...


Local sports roundup: ConVal soccer avenges Lebanon defeat

10-11-2023 2:37 PM

Kierra Deloria scored the winning goal for the ConVal girls’ soccer team in the 97th minute in a 3-2 win over Lebanon Monday, a rematch of the Raiders’ 1-0 overtime victory in Lebanon Sept. 1.Lebanon took the early lead in the ninth minute, then made...


Franklin Pierce inducts athletics Hall of Famers

10-11-2023 8:27 AM

The Franklin Pierce University Department of Athletics officially inducted its 2023 Hall of Fame class of Fred Berger, DJ Johnson, Garret Olson and Alyssa Lambert during a ceremony Friday night.Berger, a member of the Class of 1976, worked as a...


ConVal football loses 12-8 to Kingswood on a wet homecoming night

10-10-2023 1:41 PM

By BEN CONANT

Despite a strong defensive effort that forced a couple key turnovers, the Cougars saw both the football and their playoff hopes slip out of their grasp during Friday’s wet and wild homecoming football game between ConVal and Kingswood. “Now we’ve got...


A day for speed at Conant Fast 5K

10-04-2023 3:39 PM

By BEN CONANT

Aylee Bernier likes to go fast.Ever since her adoptive parents took her in from China 13 years ago, Aylee has had a need for speed. First, she’d ride in her vehicle with mom Becky pushing her along, but it wasn’t long before Aylee started tugging at...


ConVal hosts first cross-country meet since 2016

09-29-2023 4:27 PM

By BEN CONANT

The Cougar cross-country team bounded over their home course Wednesday afternoon in the first race hosted at ConVal since October 2016. "It feels really strange, but at the same time right, that we're finally having at least one home meet," ConVal...


ConVal athletes, high school collect donations for food drive

09-29-2023 7:52 AM

As part of WMUR’s annual NH Tackles Hunger food drive, ConVal Athletics accepted food and monetary donations at all home sports matches on Friday, Sept. 22, a day after the high school collected items at the school’s open house.Community volunteers...


Kim Bergeron of Dublin and Jean-Pierre Bernier of Hancock to compete at Iron Dog

09-28-2023 12:16 PM

Kim Bergeron of Dublin and Jean-Pierre Bernier of Hancock will compete in the Pro Class of the Iron Dog Race in Alaska, starting on Feb. 17.Bergeron, owner of K.E. Bergeron Mechanical Systems in Keene, and Bernier, owner of Red Barn Logistics in...


Lack of offense dooms ConVal boys’ soccer against Merrimack Valley

09-22-2023 9:16 AM

By BEN CONANT

The ConVal boys’ soccer team is firing on all but one cylinder thus far this fall, and the Cougars hope a few small adjustments and some extra effort will set them right the rest of the way. ConVal’s one shortcoming was showcased in Tuesday’s 1-0 loss...


Building process continues for Conant volleyball

09-22-2023 9:00 AM

By BEN CONANT

The Conant girls' volleyball team hit the court this fall with a new head coach and a roster eager to learn and improve. The Orioles are now in just their second season as a varsity program and are still exhibiting the growing pains that come with...


Temple hosts a day for old-time baseball

09-18-2023 12:53 PM

By MADDIE CARPENTIERE

The Dirigo Vintage Base Ball Club of Maine took on the Temple Town Nine in an exhibition game played according to 1864 rules and customs on Sunday at Memorial Field in Temple. Although the Dirigo team dominated the game, team president Jacob Newcomb...


Monadnock Community Hospital golf tournament raises more than $81,000

09-15-2023 3:09 PM

Monadnock Community Hospital’s 27th recent annual Fall Foliage Golf Classic at Crotched Mountain Golf Club in Francestown featured 133 players and raised more than $81,000.Funds raised annually through the tournament contribute to MCH’s Financial...


Despite loss, ConVal has shown promise early

09-15-2023 9:15 AM

By BEN CONANT

The ConVal volleyball team didn't play to its full potential in Tuesday's three-set loss to visiting Milford, but even after last year's team raised the bar for program success, coach Amanda Hinton said this group could exceed expectations yet...


Dirigo Vintage Base Ball Club to play in Temple Sept. 17

09-12-2023 9:00 AM

Mansfield Public Library will host the Dirigo Vintage Base Ball Club against a team of local players Sept. 17 at noon at Memorial Field. The Dirigo Vintage Base Ball Club out of Maine is a nonprofit educational and living history organization...


J Field Foundation Golf Tournament benefits Veterans and youth

09-06-2023 12:54 PM

The J Field Foundation Golf Tournament was played under blue skies at The Shattuck Golf Course in Jaffrey on Aug. 28.Foundation President Jennifer Field of Peterborough thanked the golfers and sponsors for supporting her efforts to provide equine...


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