By MICHAEL PEZONE SugarRiverSports.net SUNAPEE, N.H. — Everyone who packed their way into the Sherburne Gym on March 7 knew what to expect from the Sunapee boys basketball team ...
No. 3 Sunapee 49, No. 2 Groveton 39 PLYMOUTH, N.H. — Erika Waterman wasn’t going to be denied a spot in the championship game during her final year as a member of the Sunapee girls basketball team. Especially after coming up just one win short in both her sophomore and junior seasons. So with everything […]
No. 18 Newport 58, No. 15 Mascoma 57, 2OT WEST CANAAN, N.H. — Vanessa Olivares came off the bench and scored three of the game’s final four points Feb. 25 to lift the 18th-ranked Newport girls basketball team to a dramatic win over 15th-seeded Mascoma in the first round of the Division III tournament. Olivares […]
Monadnock 59, Newport 40 SWANZEY, N.H. — The Newport girls basketball team didn’t have an answer for Monadnock in its regular-season finale Feb. 21, setting the stages for a 19-point loss. The Tigers rounded out their schedule at 8-10, in what was a disappointing second half of the season. Newport began the year with wins […]
Newport 36, Kearsarge 27 NEWPORT, N.H. — The Newport girls basketball team celebrated ‘Senior Night’ in style, snapping a three-game losing streak with a gritty win over Kearsarge on Feb. 20. The Tigers (8-9) celebrated the careers of seniors Renee Magoon and Sky Curtis before the game, and played spirited ball from the opening tip to […]
Hopkinton 48, Newport 41 NEWPORT, N.H. — The Newport girls basketball team put up a solid fight against one of the top teams in Division III only to fall seven points shy of victory. The Tigers (7-8) were tied, 39-39, with Hopkinton late in the fourth quarter, but were outscored 9-2 in the game-waning moments […]