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Coe-Brown’s Dave Smith still loves coaching basketball, even at 78 years old
02-02-2024 2:44 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

When Dave Smith first started coaching basketball in 1967, Super Bowl II was just months away, the United States hadn’t yet landed a man on the moon and the Puritan Backroom hadn’t yet invented the chicken tender.Almost six decades later, Smith, now...


Girls’ hockey: Concord hangs on for third win in a row after late push from Kingswood-Prospect Mountain
02-01-2024 12:04 AM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

CONCORD – Crimson Tide head coach Kate Billings could exhale. She’d just watched her team nearly blow a 4-1 third period lead but hang on for a 4-3 win over Kingswood-Prospect Mountain (4-8) on Wednesday night for Concord’s third consecutive...


Boys’ hockey: Bow falls flat in 5-1 loss to Bedford
01-31-2024 11:55 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

CONCORD – It was about as bad a night as Bow (8-4) could’ve had. A game at home against an inferior team in Bedford (5-5) with a chance to move to 9-3 on the season turned into a bloodbath. The Falcons trailed 2-1 after the first period and 5-1 after...


Boys’ basketball: Pembroke’s maturity and togetherness fuels overtime win over Manchester West
01-31-2024 6:06 AM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

PEMBROKE – The Pembroke Academy boys’ basketball team led Manchester West 50-40 with 4:37 left in the fourth quarter on Tuesday night. With two minutes left, their lead was just 52-49. With 30 seconds left, it was tied, 56-56.Pembroke nearly suffered...


Ski the Beav hosting races and clinics Sunday, hopefully with a snow gun too
01-30-2024 3:15 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

Before this past snowstorm, Sam Evans-Brown wasn’t sure the local non-profit Ski the Beav would be able to hold its Learn-to-Ski clinics and 5K race at Beaver Meadow Golf Course this weekend.He woke up Monday morning to a pleasant surprise.“We were...


Black Ice tournament postponed until March 22, held indoors
01-29-2024 4:03 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

For the second time in two weeks, the date for the annual Black Ice Pond Hockey championship has been pushed back. The annual event will now be headed indoors at Tri-Town Arena in Hooksett from March 22 through the 24.Initially scheduled to be held...


Girls’ basketball: John Stark’s composure carries the Generals to massive win over Bow
01-25-2024 11:56 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

WEARE – It was just the type of game John Stark struggled to close out last year: high intensity, back and forth, neither team building much separation. But on Thursday night, the Generals (8-3) showed how much they’ve grown since then, closing out a...


Concord High School announces new steps to ensure athletic event safety
01-25-2024 6:02 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

Last Friday night, the Concord High boys’ basketball home game against Portsmouth ended abruptly in the fourth quarter after a fight broke out in the stands.In an email to the school community this week, Concord High Principal Tim Herbert said the...


Analysis: Write-In Biden campaign a success, while Trump’s struggle with undeclared voters continues
01-24-2024 5:41 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

State Rep. Angela Brennan knew how important Tuesday’s Democratic primary was even though President Joe Biden’s name would not appear on the ballot.Part of the “Write-In Biden” campaign, Brennan, of Bow, helped lead organizing efforts over the last...


Haley finishes second in NH, but she’s not going anywhere
01-23-2024 9:26 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

Former Gov. Nikki Haley may not have pulled off the upset she’d hoped for in Tuesday night’s Republican primary, but she reassured supporters in Concord that she’s not going anywhere.“New Hampshire is first in the nation,” she said, “it is not the...


Dems stay loyal to party despite NH ballot names
01-23-2024 4:13 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

Concord Ward 1 voters Madonna and Mark Ciocca never considered switching their party affiliation to vote in the Republican primary.“We like to be honest,” Mark said outside Merrimack Valley High School where both wrote in President Joe Biden. “We’re...


Girls’ basketball: Hopkinton off to 9-1 start after 45-40 win over Stevens
01-20-2024 9:59 AM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

CONTOOCOOK – Through 10 games this season, the Hopkinton Hawks have won nine times, lost just once and impressed even their first-year head coach Mike Mahoney.After another marquee win on Friday, 45-40, over Stevens (7-3), the Hawks (9-1) find...


Analysis: Nikki Haley’s campaign message and the struggle of challenging Trump
01-19-2024 5:19 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

Donald Trump, Nikki Haley frequently says, was the right person at the right time. Now, it’s time for a change.“Rightly or wrongly, chaos follows him,” she said of Trump during a CNN town hall at New England College in Henniker Thursday night ahead of...


Boys’ basketball: John Stark stuns MV at the buzzer in overtime, Generals ‘having some fun’ after multi-year rebuild
01-19-2024 4:43 AM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

PENACOOK – As the John Stark Generals swarmed senior Elliot Belliveau on the court after his game-winning, buzzer-beating 3-pointer in overtime to pull off the upset Thursday night at Merrimack Valley, 67-64, there was more jubilation in that brief...


Boys’ basketball: By the skin of its teeth, Hopkinton hangs on to beat Gilford to extend win streak to six
01-18-2024 12:05 AM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

CONTOOCOOK – There was a point on Wednesday night where it looked like Hopkinton boys’ basketball was in deep trouble. Then it looked like the Hawks were in cruise control. And then they nearly blew it.Hopkinton trailed defending champions Gilford,...


Black Ice Pond Hockey Championship date moved to February
01-16-2024 4:10 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

Despite freezing temperatures in the forecast for the week, the annual Black Ice Pond Hockey Tournament, originally planned for Jan. 26 to 28 at White Park in Concord, has been rescheduled to take place Feb. 9 to 11.The problem is the warm weather...


Boys’ hockey: Late goal from freshman Jaden Haas vaults Concord over Bow in tightly-contested battle
01-11-2024 12:00 AM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

CONCORD – For pretty much every team in Division I boys’ hockey, Concord’s the barometer to measure up against. And even though Bow (4-2) wound up on the wrong end of a 2-1 score on Wednesday night at Everett Arena, Falcons head coach Tim Walsh came...


‘The experience of a lifetime’: CHS alum Amy Cohen overcomes challenges to represent U.S. at Maccabi Games
01-09-2024 4:21 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

For Amy Cohen, the chance to represent her home country on an international stage was something she never would have dreamed of just a couple years ago.The Plymouth State senior and 2021 Concord High School graduate just returned from Buenos Aires,...


Boys’ basketball: Not quite revenge, but Pembroke holds off Pelham in 55-54 nailbiter
01-05-2024 11:13 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

PEMBROKE – Yes, Pelham beat Pembroke twice last season, including 57-54 in the Division II championship game. But Friday wasn’t exactly a ‘revenge’ game. After all, the Spartans graduated nine seniors off their team, so most of the current players...


Girls’ basketball: Concord dominates Spaulding from the opening tip, cruises to a 38-point victory
01-05-2024 9:56 PM

By ERIC RYNSTON-LOBEL

CONCORD – Although it was a matchup with 0-5 Spaulding, Concord head coach Rob Darrell viewed Friday night as one of his team’s most important games of the season.Entering 1-3 off a tough loss to Keene on Monday, the Tide needed a win at home to...

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