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4 members of Gilford boys' tennis played in state tournament

Four members of the Gilford boys' tennis team qualified for this past weekend's state singles and doubles tournament. On Saturday, Bryce Workman lost to Sam Grondin of Derryfield, 8-3. Andrew Caulfield, the #5 seed, defeated Reily Hay of Keene, 8-5, Henry Pletcher of Hanover, 9-7, then lost to Dan Soucy of Bedford, the #3 seed, 6-1, 6-1, in the quarterfinals.
In doubles play on Sunday, Gilford's #2 team of Bryce Workman and Keaton Quigley lost to the #3 seeded team of Bedford, 8-0.
The Gilford #1 team of Andrew Caulfield and Grant Workman, seeded #5, defeated Windham, 8-3, Hanover, 8-3. They meet Portsmouth in the quarterfinals, who had defeated the #1 seed in the opening round, and lost, 7-5, 1-6, 1-6.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 1969 07:00

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Belmont's Boles, Zimmer qualify for New England track & field championships

At the New Hampshire State Meet of Champions held on Saturday at Londonderry High School, senior Joseph Boles placed 3rd in the 800m event in a time of 1:56.44, a new school record. His mark surpassed the previous record time of 1:57.5 which he set on May 10. Junior Bruce Zimmer placed 3rd in the shot put with a throw of 45' 8.75", a new personal record. Also competing at the Meet of Champions was the Belmont boys' 4 x 400m relay team (senior Tyler Rolfe, Boles, sophomore Kyle Gelinas and senior Matt LeClair). They placed 10th, with the 2nd fastest time in BHS history, 3:34.46.

Since they placed in the top 6, Boles and Zimmer have both qualified to compete in the New England Interscholastic Outdoor Track & Field Championships to be held this Saturday at Bridgewater State University in Massachusetts.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 31 December 1969 07:00

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Franklin-Tilton Pop Warner Youth Football and Cheer holding sign-ups

The Franklin-Tilton Pop Warner Youth Football and Cheer team is currently holding sign-ups. Boys and girls ages 5-14, from Franklin, Tilton and all surrounding towns, are welcome to join. For more information, visit
www.leaguelineup.com/ftfnh, www.facebook/ftfnh, email  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  or call 630-5129.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 June 2014 08:14

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Gilford tennis wins 4 of 6 singles matches in championship match

The Gilford boys' tennis team defeated Bow 5-4 on Tuesday to win the Division III boys' tennis championship on Tuesday. The Golden Eagles finished the season with a 17-0 record. Gilford won 4 of the 6 singles' matches with Andrew Caulfield winning at #1, 8-2; Grant Workman at #3, 8-6; Keaton Quigley at #4, 8-3; and Nolan Dwyer coming back from a 4-7 deficit to win a tiebreaker, 9-8 (7-0). Leading 4-2 going into doubles, the #1 team of Caulfield/ G. Workman won 8-6 to give Gilford their second consecutive title.
The team would like to thank the parents, family members, and fans for all of their support throughout the season.

Last Updated on Thursday, 05 June 2014 08:07

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