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Gilford tennis jumps out to 3-0 start to season

The Gilford boys' tennis team started the 2015 season by winning their first 3 matches: 6-3 over Moultonborough, 9-0 over Inter-Lakes, and 8-1 over Profile. Earning varsity wins were Andrew Caulfield, Bryce Workman, Grant Workman, Keaton Quigley, Nolan Dwyer, Brad Bergman, and Sam Shafique. The Eagles' next three matches are home: Friday, 4/17 vs. Bow, Monday, 4/20, a doubleheader vs. Prospect Mt., starting at 2:30, and Thursday, 4/23 vs. Berlin, 4:00.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015 06:51

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Round-up: Laconia boys' lacrosse opens with 5-3 win against Gilford

The Laconia boys' lacrosse team opened up the spring season with a 5-3 win over Gilford Tuesday afternoon. The Sachems reached the quarter-finals last season with a 9-7 record. Laconia will host Trinity today.

Gilford finished last season 3-11. The Golden Eagles will look to gain their first win of the season today against 1-0 Plymouth.

Girls' lacrosse

Laconia rolled past Plymouth 17-2 in the season opener. The Sachems are coming off of a semi-final appearance and an 11-3 campaign. Laconia visited Belmont yesterday and head to Gilford Monday.

Belmont opened yesterday against Belmont.

Gilford began the season yesterday in at Plymouth.

Baseball

Gilford opened the season with a 5-0 shutout against Franklin. The Golden Eagles host Inter-Lakes Monday.

All other games scheduled for earlier this week were postponed due to poor field conditions.

Belmont will begin the season against Berlin, Inter-Lakes heads to Somersworth, Prospect Mountain heads to Newfound, Winnisquam hosts Campbell to round out the action today.

Laconia opens up Monday at Plymouth.

Softball

The Golden Eagles dropped the opener to Franklin, 10-2, Tuesday. Gilford heads to Newport today.

The rest of the softball week was postponed due to field conditions.

Today's action will see Berlin at Belmont, Campbell at Winnisquam, White Mountains at Inter-Lakes, and Prospect Mountain at Newfound.

Laconia opens up Monday at Plymouth.

Boys' tennis

Gilford continues where they left off, winning the first three matches of the season. The Golden Eagles (3-0) bested Moultonborough, 6-3, Inter-Lakes, 9-0, and Profile School 8-1. The boys' welcome Bow this afternoon and head to Prospect Mountain Monday.

Prospect Mountain fell to Moultonborough, 5-4 in the season opener. The Timberwolves bounced back against Inter-Lakes, winning 8-1. The team visited Kingswood yesterday and head to Pelham today.

Inter-Lakes dropped the first two matches of the season against Prospect Mountain, 8-1, and Gilford, 9-0. The Lakers (1-2) picked up their first win against White Mountains, 5-4. I-L heads to Sanborn today.

Girls' tennis

Gilford split the first week, beating Moultonborough, 5-4, and falling to Inter-Lakes, 5-4. The Golden Eagles (1-1) hosted Profile School yesterday and head to Bow today.

Inter-Lakes opened the year 1-1 falling to Moultonborough, 6-3, and besting Gilford 5-4. The Lakers headed to White Mountains yesterday and host Sanborn today.

Prospect Mountain hosted Kingswood yesterday and welcomes Pelham today.

Last Updated on Thursday, 16 April 2015 06:42

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Round-up: Spring sports teams in action this week

The Gilford boys' tennis team took to the court yesterday against Moultonborough to defend last season's perfect record and DIII state title. The 2014 Golden Eagles went 17-0 culminating with a championship against Bow. The team returns 13 players from last season's run.

Inter-Lakes returns seven members from last year's 5-9 team. The Lakers failed to make the postseason. The season kicked off yesterday at Prospect Mountain.

Prospect Mountain opened up this season with a 5-4 loss against Moultonborough. The Timberwolves reached the semi-finals last season and ended the year 11-5. The team hosted Inter-Lakes yesterday.

Girls' tennis

Gilford reached the DIII quarter-finals last season, ending the year 9-6. The Golden Eagles welcomed Moultonborough yesterday to begin this season.

Inter-Lakes looks to improve on a 2-12 season under the new head coach Tom Webster. The Lakers fell to Moultonborough 6-3 before hosting Prospect Mountain yesterday.

Prospect Mountain finished last season 4-8. The Timberwolves opened the yesterday at Inter-Lakes.

Baseball

Laconia fell in the first round of the playoff last season ending the year 9-8. The Sachems opened the season yesterday against Winnisquam.

Winnisquam fell in the second round of last season's playoff. The Bears finished 12-5 last season and opened this season at Laconia yesterday.

Belmont fell to Bow in the second round last year, finishing 8-9. The Red Raiders open at Laconia tomorrow afternoon.

Inter-Lakes fell to Campbell in the DIII quarter-finals ending a 12-6 season. The Lakers opened the season at Somersworth yesterday.

Winnisquam lost in the second round last year. The Bears went 12-5 and began this year yesterday at Laconia.

Prospect Mountain will try to improve upon a 3-12 season last year. The Timberwolves hosted Gilford yesterday.

Softball
Belmont's season ended in the second round of the DIII tournament last year. The Red Raiders compiled a 9-9 record. Belmont will open the new season at Laconia tomorrow.

Gilford opened this season yesterday at Prospect Mountain. The Golden Eagles reached the second round last year and ended with a 11-6 record.

Inter-Lakes season ended in the first round of the DIII playoffs. The Lakers went 4-13 last year and began this season yesterday at Somersworth.

Laconia finished 4-13 last season, falling in the first round of the playoffs. The Sachems hosted Winnisquam yesterday in the season opener.

Prospect Mountain fell in the quarter-finals ending last season 12-6. The Timberwolves hosted Gilford yesterday in the season opener.

Winnisquam fell in the second round of the tournament. The Bears went 13-4 last season. The Bears opened the year at Laconia yesterday.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 April 2015 08:26

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Wavemakers swimmer qualifies for New England Championship

Ela Goucher, 9 years old, from the Lakes Region Wavemaker Swim Team qualified for the New England Championship Age Group 12 and under Meet. Ela is a swimmer with determination and one who will not be left behind. She has swum with the Wavemakers for 3 years. She qualified in the 50 and 100 backstroke. Ela has been known to want to wear her swim cap to school and never likes to miss a practice. The Wavemakers are holding a 4 week clinic April into May please check the website or call Linda at 783-3394 for more information.

Last Updated on Thursday, 02 April 2015 08:36

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