, Kingston, NH


November 7, 2013

Men's Masters Basketball

HAMPSTEAD – In last week’s action in the Hampstead Men’s Masters Basketball League, Captain Wayne Hamilton’s Dunkin’ Donuts East Hampstead (4-4) ran over Captain Stan Lewis’ Village Vinyl (4-4), 69-45, while in the second game Captain Paul Ramos’ Boutin Glass (7-1) pounded Captain Craig Wlodyka’s L&M Construction (3-5), 59-31. In the final game, Captain Dave Rowell’s East Coast Lumber (3-5) topped Captain Pat Curry’s Gelinas Siding (3-5), 60-43.

Dunkin’ Donuts 69

Village Vinyl 45

Village took an early 13-11 first quarter lead and extended their advantage to 29-25 at the half. The third period was all Dunkin’ as they exploded for 25 points and a 50-39 lead going into the final frame. Village was not able to recover and Dunkin’ cruised to the 69-45 win. Jeff Steenson led the scoring for Dunkin’ with 19 points with a lot of help from Bill Whearty with 18 points, Ben Ruggles 11 points, Bobby Clarke 10 points, Dick Danner 7 points and Dave Youngblood and Terry Crump with 2 points each. Village was led by Mike Desmond with17 points, Matt Tulley 8 points, Stan Lewis and Dave Goyette 6 points each, and Keith Therrien and Kevin Crump with 4 points each. Dunkin’ led in field goals, 24-16, and three-pointers, 3-2. Village hit 7 of 11 free throws for 64% while Dunkin’ hit 12 of 20 for 60%.

Boutin Glass 59

L&M Construction 31

Boutin zipped out to a 15-7 lead and maintained their advantage at the half, 23-15. L&M went ice cold in the third period and Boutin took advantage and doubled up their lead, 38-19, and cruised to the 59-31 win. Craig McGuire led Boutin with 13 points followed by Kevin Young with 11 points, Scott True, John Boutin and Tim McDonald all with 8 points each, Kevin Meagher 6 points, Ross Huntington 3 points, and Paul Ramos with 2 points. L&M was led by Craig Anderson and Sean Morrissey with 7 points each, Calvin Coleman 6 points, Don Bell 4 points, and Tony Serino, Kent Anson and Bob Edwards all with 2 points each. Boutin led in field goals, 27-12, and both teams had a single three-pointer. L&M hit 4 of 9 free throws for 44% while Boutin hit 2 of 6 for 33%.

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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 20 hours ago
  • Softball Tryouts Posted 20 hours ago
  • Free Karate Intro Posted 20 hours ago
  • Soccer Program Posted 20 hours ago
  • Golf Classic Posted 20 hours ago
  • Sports Physical Clinics Posted 20 hours ago
  • Football/Cheer Registration Posted 20 hours ago
  • 5K Road Race Posted 20 hours ago

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