Sunapee baseball battles back to win Division IV title

By MICHAEL PEZONE SugarRiverSports.net MANCHESTER, N.H. — Cole Cruz wasn’t about to wish the ball somewhere else. What he was wishing for was another shot. Because after short-hoping first baseman ...


Newport upset by Rams in second round

By MICHAEL PEZONE SugarRiverSports.net NEWPORT, N.H. — Steve Lavolpicelo certainly couldn’t explain it. Nobody could. But for whatever the reason, his Newport boys basketball team failed to play with the ...


Haines leads Stevens past Bears in tournament opener

By MICHAEL PEZONE SugarRiverSports.net CLAREMONT, N.H. — At this point in the season, Scott MacNamee isn’t exactly worried about perfection. What the Stevens boys basketball team’s third-year coach really cares ...



Sunapee advances to Division IV title game

Sunapee 68, Derryfield 61 PLYMOUTH, N.H. — Ed Tenney liked his team’s ...

Stevens outmatched against Mountaineers

No. 3 Berlin 66, No. 14 Stevens 45 BERLIN, N.H. — The ...

Bishop Brady ends Newport’s playoff run

No. 2 Bishop Brady 65, No. 18 Newport 37 CONCORD, N.H. — ...


Epping sinks Sunapee in Division IV title game

By MICHAEL PEZONE SugarRiverSports.net PLYMOUTH, N.H. — It would’ve been easy for Ed Tenney to call out his players if they had suffered some one-sided loss during the finals of the Division IV tournament March 15. It would’ve made perfect sense for the Sunapee boys basketball team’s third-year coach to be upset if his undersized, […]

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Late Lakers run not enough in Division IV title game

By MICHAEL PEZONE SugarRiverSports.net PLYMOUTH, N.H. — Things couldn’t have started much worse for the Sunapee girls basketball team in the championship game of the Division IV tournament March 8 at Plymouth State University. The third-seeded Lakers (19-3) had planned on putting top-ranked Hinsdale (22-0) in any early hole with a productive first quarter, but […]

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Sunapee speeds past W-L in quarterfinal

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 in its Division IV quarterfinal. Because if it wasn’t broken, Ed Tenney had no plans of trying to fix it. So in similar fashion to his […]

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Sunapee girls advance to first title game since 2007

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 […]

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Tigers earn first postseason win since 2007

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 […]

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