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Lebanon Post 22's Parker Thurston (16) gives Steve Cerrone a consoling fist bump after the latter grounded out Friday during a 3-0 loss to Dover in the junior American Legion state tournament.
Valley News — Tris Wykes

Dover Drops Lebanon in Jr. Legion Opener

Monday, July 28, 2014

Manchester — Steve Cerrone is a talented wrestler, but it was he and his Lebanon Post 22 Junior American Legion baseball teammates who were dropped Friday. Facing Dover Post 8 in the opening game of the state tournament at Gill Stadium, Post 22 was mowed down by lefthanded pitcher Evan Zuchowski, who struck out 17 batters in a command-performance 3-0 …

Post 22 Seniors Fall in Extras

Monday, July 28, 2014

Nashua, n.h. — Ryan Corderio delivered Mike Wasserman with a 12th-inning sacrifice fly as Dover Post 8 handed Lebanon Post 22 its first loss of the New Hampshire Senior American Legion state tournament on Friday, 2-1, at Holman Stadium. The defeat sends Post 22 (15-5) to a losers’ bracket contest this morning at 8 a.m. against Sweeney Post 2 of Nashua. Sweeney bounced …

MacDonald, Killam Suffer Quick Elimination at N.H. Am

Friday, July 18, 2014

Goffstown, n.h. — By reaching the quarterfinals of the New Hampshire Golf Association Amateur Championship, Hanover Country Club’s Nick MacDonald and Newport Golf Club’s Michael Killam at least accomplished one thing: They succeeded in occupying what otherwise might have been five days of work with the pursuit of a little white ball over …

Tigers Hang On, Stay Spotless in D-III

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

West Canaan — Without a second source of scoring, the Newport High boys basketball team’s 24-hour reign atop NHIAA Division III might have ended in 36 minutes. Ever since a breakout performance at Keene State College’s Zero Gravity Holiday Tournament last month, however, Newport junior Spencer Coronis has …

Tigers Growl Over Cardinals

Saturday, January 11, 2014

Claremont — At first, Newport High’s basketball team looked a bit intimidated. Carr Gym was packed, and Stevens has one of those team introductions where the gym is darkened and a spotlight is turned on each Stevens players …

At Newport, 3 Heads Are Better Than One

Friday, January 10, 2014

Newport — When Dave Muzzey resigned as the Newport High girls basketball coach four games into the season, the program scrambled. Area schools have tried co-coaches in a number of sports, but rarely has it been successful. Which …

Rain (Ice, Snow), Go Away: Postponements Send ADs Scrambling

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Claremont — Monday morning, Newport Middle High School athletic director Doug Beaupre was dealing with a situation that confronts all athletic officials this time of year — sharing his time between his full-time job as the school’s athletic …

Tigers Close Tourney With Win

Monday, December 23, 2013

Staff Reports Keene, n.h. — With Stephanie Carle dropping a game-high 19 points and Chrissy Merritt converting a pair of late free throws, the Newport High girls basketball team sent coach Dave Muzzey off in style on Sunday with a 40-35 win over Monadnock at Keene State College’s …

Tigers Run-and-Gun Their Way Past Hillcats

Saturday, December 14, 2013

Newport — There are a number of talented Division III boys basketball teams in New Hampshire this winter, with Conant, Stevens, Berlin and Hopkinton in the mix along with Newport, which opened the season Friday night with an 85-59 win over Hillsboro-Deering at Wheeler Gym. Kevin Fowlerm the …

Fall Mountain Pulls Away From Newport

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Newport — The Fall Mountain Regional High girls basketball teams figures to be in the New Hampshire Division III title conversation, and the Wildcats showed why as they powered for points inside and bombed away from the outside in a 61-37 win over Newport on Tuesday night at …

Unfinished Business: After Final Four Appearance, Newport Hungry for More

Saturday, November 30, 2013

Newport — The Newport High boys basketball team enjoyed unparalleled success last season, winning a program-record 21 games on the way to its first New Hampshire Division III semifinal appearance in 13 years. Now comes the hard part …

Lion of Summer: Ackerman Named N.H. Cup Coach

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

West Lebanon — Longtime Woodsville High boys soccer coach Mike Ackerman has an appointment with New Hampshire’s top players next summer. In addition to being named the New Hampshire Division IV coach of the year, Ackerman was also …

Cards Oust Tigers

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Claremont — How much does Donald Pellerin like playing football? “When I was eating last night, I started getting goose bumps,” the Stevens High senior running back said. “I couldn’t wait for today to get here.” Today got here in a big way for Pellerin and the Cardinals, …