, Kingston, NH


October 31, 2013

Men's Masters Basketball

HAMPSTEAD — In last week’s action in the Hampstead Men’s Masters Basketball League, Captain Paul Ramos’ Boutin Glass held off Captain Pat Curry’s Gelinas Siding, 57-56, while in the second game Captain Dave Rowell’s East Coast Lumber ran away from Captain Stan Lewis’ Village Vinyl, 76-59. In the final game Captain Craig Wlodyka’s L&M Construction came from behind to defeat Captain Wayne Hamilton’s Dunkin’ Donuts East Hampstead, 49-44.

Boutin Glass 57

Gelinas Siding 56

Boutin took a quick 17-13 lead after the first period and took advantage of some cold shooting by Gelinas for a 26-17 halftime lead. Boutin extended their lead to 44-32 going into the final period and fought off a frenetic comeback by Gelinas for the slim 57-56 win. Craig McGuire led Boutin with 16 points with a lot of help from Kevin Young with 15 points, Scott True 14 points, Kevin Meagher 5 points, Ross Huntington 3 points and Paul Ramos and John Boutin with 2 points each. Gelinas was led by John Suprenant’s 22 points, John Keisling 11 points, Fred Malcolm 10 points, Russ Evans 8 points and Ken Gelinas with 4 points. Boutin led in field goals, 19-18, while Gelinas led in three-pointers, 4-3. Boutin hit 10 of 15 free throws for 67% while Gelinas hit 7 of 11 free throws for 64%.

East Coast Lumber 76

Village Vinyl 59

East Coast came out gunning as they jumped to a 21-12 first quarter lead and kept up their shooting for a 39-28 advantage at the half. Village started to pick up the pace in the third frame, but East Coast was up for the challenge as they extended their lead to 62-47 and cruised to the 76-59 win. All scorers for East Coast were in double digits led by Jason Kimball with 21 points, Dan Munsell 19 points, Dano Anderson 13 points, Harry Williams 12 points, and Joe Dzengeleski with 11 points. Village was led by Mike Desmond with 16 points, Jim Whitehouse, Kevin Crump and Gary Cebula all with 10 points each, Stan Lewis 7 points, Dave Goyette 4 points and Mike Croke with 2 points. East Coast led in field goals, 28-19, while Village led in three-pointers, 6-3. East Coast hit 11 of 23 free throws for 48% while Village hit 3 of 7 for 43%.

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  • Precious Trophy

    The Boston Red Sox World Series Tour came to the Sanborn Regional Middle School, in Newton Junction. The program was sponsored by the Newton Recreation Commission in their efforts to renovate Greenie Park. Proud to be photographed with the series trophy is Ransom Larson, 11, son of Leanne and Jason Larson. If you’d like to help with the Greenie Park project, call Annie Collyer at 603-502-2019.

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  • Athletic Scholarship Recipients

    The Hampstead Athletic Club congratulates the following recipients of the Ray Flaherty Athletic Scholarship, Natalie Fabrizio and Connor Kwiecien. Each year the scholarship is awarded to a former middle school athlete who participates in athletics during their senior year at Pinkerton Academy, and who demonstrate leadership qualities, sportsmanship and citizenship. This year due to Ray Flaherty’s generosity the club was able to award two scholarships.

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  • Karate Registration Posted 1 day ago
  • Softball Tryouts Posted 1 day ago
  • Free Karate Intro Posted 1 day ago
  • Soccer Program Posted 1 day ago
  • Golf Classic Posted 1 day ago
  • Sports Physical Clinics Posted 1 day ago
  • Football/Cheer Registration Posted 1 day ago
  • 5K Road Race Posted 1 day ago

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