Round-up: Gilford tennis steamrolling the competition

The Golden Eagles boys' tennis team continues to dominate the courts in the NHIAA's Division III class. Gilford has rolled to a 5-0 start and has yet to lose a single match in the '14 season, beating all five opponents 9-0. The latest victory came last Friday in Whitefield against White Mountains. Gilford will host Belin (2-1) on Monday and an undefeated Bow (4-0) squad on Tuesday.

Gilford's girls' picked up their fourth victory over White Mountain on Friday, 7-2. The 4-2 Golden Eagles rebounded after a loss to Littleton by the same score. The Gilford girls will have their hands full on Monday when they travel to Bow (4-0) on Monday and then to Berlin (1-1) day after.

Laconia girls' tennis fell to Littleton last Friday 6-3, dropping them to 1-3 on the young season. The Sachems will host Moultonborough (2-0) and White Mtn (0-4) on Thursday and Friday this week.

Girls' lacrosse

The Golden Eagles picked up their first win of the season last Friday by beating Hopkinton 10-9. Gilford's only game this coming week will be on the road in Laconia on Wednesday afternoon, April 30. The Sachems will play back to back days, traveling to Pennacook to face off against Merrimack Valley on Thursday.

Belmont (0-1) will have four chances to gain their first win this week. The Red Raiders hit the road tonight and Monday, traveling to Conval and Derryfield. They will host Merrimack Valley on Tuesday, the first of a five game homestand for the Red Raiders. Belmont will wrap up the week on Thursday hosting Conval.

Boys' lacrosse

Laconia will be back on the field Monday, after having 10 days off, when they travel to Gilford. The Sachems will return home for a matchup Tuesday against Conval and finish out the week on the road in Milford on Thursday.

The Golden Eagles will be home all week, hosting Laconia on Monday, Hopkinton on Wednesday, and Merrimack Valley on Thursday.


The Sachems will take to the diamond three days in a row, starting Monday when they play host to Gilford and Prospect Mountain on Tuesday. Laconia will round out the week in Belmont on Wednesday.

The Golden Eagles won the only game played last week 7-4 over Somersworth. They are in action tonight, hosting Prospect Mountain. Gilford will travel to Laconia on Monday and return home Wednesday to play Inter-Lakes.


Winnisquam rolled last week, scoring 22 runs in a win over Kearsarge last Friday and continued the hit parade, beating Franklin 10-3 on Wednesday. The 4-0 Bears will Host Bishop Brady on Monday, their only game this week.

Belmont's offense has produced a 3-0 start this season, winning all three games with ten or more runs scored. The Red Raiders beat Franklin 14-0 and Prospect Mountain 10-2 on the road last week. They will visit Newfound (2-0) on Monday and host Laconia on Wednesday.

The Sachems (1-0) have three consecutive games this week, hosting Gilford on Monday, Prospect Mountain on Tuesday, and heading to Belmont on Wednesday.