Gilford girls' basketball team ran the table during the regular season with an 18-0 record, earning the second seed in the DIII tournament. The Golden Eagles were topped only by Conant because of Conant's win over a DII team during the regular season. Gilford has a bye in the first round and will wait to for the victor of the Newport vs. Franklin game. The winner of that contest will head to Gilford Thursday at 7 p.m..
Laconia finished out the regular season with a 22-61 win over Sanborn, The 14-4 Sachems earned the sixth seed and a bye in the first round. Laconia will host Berlin (11) Thursday at 7 p.m. in the second round.
Belmont rolled past Inter-Lakes, 50-28, to close out the regular season. The Red Raiders (12-6) picked up the tenth seed in the tournament. With a bye in the first round Belmont will head to Somersworth (7) Thursday for second round action.
Prospect Mountain fell 65-29 to Newfound in the regular season finale. The 7-11 Timberwolves earned the 17th seed and will head to 16th seed Kearsarge tonight. The winner will take on top seeded Conant.
Inter-Lakes and Winnisquam each finished the year 2-16 and failed to reach the postseason.
A pair of back to back weekend wins keeps Belmont-Gilford atop the NHIAA DIII ice hockey standings. The Bulldogs improved to 15-1 with a 6-4 win over Souhegan on Friday and a 9-3 victory against ConVal Saturday. B/G extended their win-streak to 13 games with the wins. The boys take to the ice again tomorrow at Kearsarge.
Laconia-Winnisquam could not end the six game winless streak Saturday, losing 7-1 against Kearsarge. The Wolfpack (3-11-1) welcome winless Manchester West tomorrow.
Moultonborough-Inter-Lakes fell to Berlin 9-1 Saturday. The Renegades (7-8-1) look to reach the .500 mark tomorrow against Souhegan.
The Winnisquam Bears have reeled off six wins in a row after the 82-69 victory Friday evening. The Bears (13-3) hold down the fourth seed in DIII heading into tonight's game against Franklin.
The Golden Eagles currently sit in the sixth seed before tonight's action against Prospect Mountain. Gilford is 12-4 with two games remaining in the regular season.
Prospect Mountain (6-9) will host Gilford tonight in the back half of a pair of home games. The Timberwolves hosted Newfound last night.
Laconia (6-10) dropped their third in a row Friday, 65-62, against Sanborn. The Sachems host Belmont tonight.
Inter-Lakes (6-11) have won three in a row heading into the regular season finale at Laconia Friday night.
Belmont fell to Inter-Lakes 46-43 Friday night. The Red Raiders (2-14) visit Laconia tonight.