, Kingston, NH


April 17, 2014

Over-the- Hill League

HAMPSTEAD – In the first game of the season, team captain Craig Wlodyka started his Verizon Wireless team off on the right foot be beating captain Mike Koutelis’ RAM Printing 54-43. Rookie Captain Bob Clark had his Century Copier team run all over Captain Jerry Kamitian’s Atkinson Graphics team 56-34. In the final game, rookie Captain Bob Giordano got his Esther’s Escorts team off to a hot start by squeaking by rookie Captain Dick Danner’s Hampstead Center Market team 44-42.



Verizon had three men in double figures including Craig Anderson with 15 including three 3-pointers, Bob Edwards with 14, Jim Whitehouse with 12, Ray Wilburn scored 8, sponsor Steve Drelick with 4, Craig Wlodyka with 1 and outstanding defense by big Paul Ramos.

RAM was led by Steve Ellis with 19 including three 3’s. Returnee Mark Raumikaitis rammed in 11 including nice 3-4 from the free throw line. Gary Cebula added 6 and was also 3-4 from the line, Ross Huntington popped in 5, John Mayhew slipped in 2 and good hustle from Mike Koutelis, Dennis Faino and Keith Capulli.



Century was led by Kevin Meagher with 17. John Ganem dropped in 12, Commissioner Mike McConnell zinged in 9 including two 3’s but dismal 1-3 from the line. Bob Clark also added 9, Bob Dudal popped topped in 7 and James Gardner added 2.

Atkinson was led by last year’s MVP Sean Morrissey with 18 including three 3’s. Gerry Collins’ hot hand added 7 with two 3’s, Don Bell dropped in 6, Jim White slipped in 3 on a three, and good hustle from Jerry Kamitian, Kevin Bartolotta and Kevin Stanton.



Ben Ruggles led the Escorts with 17 including huge five 3’s. Big John Keisling knocked in 10, rookie Doug Ahern slipped in 9, rookie Bob Ashe slipped in 6 but missed both free throws, rookie Paul Daly scored two on perfect two for two free throw shooting, and great defense from Bob Giordano, Ken Fure and Mike Pierce.

Center Market was led by big Dave Munro with 17 including awesome 11-12 from the line. Dave Goyette dropped in 8, Dick Danner popped in 5, big Joe Dzengeleski, Chad Dresser and Billy Chasse all added 4 and good hustle from Ricky Leuchte and Howie Steadman.

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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 14 hours ago
  • Softball Tryouts Posted 14 hours ago
  • Free Karate Intro Posted 14 hours ago
  • Soccer Program Posted 14 hours ago
  • Golf Classic Posted 14 hours ago
  • Sports Physical Clinics Posted 14 hours ago
  • Football/Cheer Registration Posted 14 hours ago
  • 5K Road Race Posted 14 hours ago

Sports News
  • Alan J. Walker, 68

    Kingston, N.H. — Mr. Alan James Walker, 68, passed away peacefully at his home on July 8, 2014, after a long, brave battle with cancer.

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  • James Reese

    Raymond, NH — James Edwin Reese, 74, passed away on Wednesday, July 16, 2014, surrounded by his family and friends at his home in Raymond, N.H. He was the son of John and Ruth Reese, born on Oct. 29, 1939 in Edensburg, Pa. James graduated from Central Cambria High School in Pennsylvania before proudly serving in the U.S. Army as a food inspector. His military service was followed by 31 years with the U.S. Department of Agriculture as a meat inspector. Mr. Reese was an avid outdoorsman and spent much of his time fishing, camping and hiking in the White Mountains. He became involved in the Boy Scouts and enjoyed passing on his vast knowledge of the wilderness to others. Throughout his retirement years he enjoyed woodworking, raising rabbits and working in his garden.

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  • Velma J. Reid

    South Hampton, NH — Velma J. Reid, 80, died peacefully on July 17, 2014 at Exeter Hospital, surrounded by family. She was born in Haverhill, Mass. on June 8, 1934, the daughter of the late George C.W. and Alta I. (Kimball) Haynes. A graduate of Haverhill High School, Velma worked at Western Electric until she had children. For years, she was a devoted “stay-at-home” mom who raised her three children in a loving, nurturing environment. She later worked various manufacturing jobs until her retirement. After retiring, she volunteered her time at various organizations and was very involved at the East Kingston Community United Methodist Church as a member of the women’s guild, assisting with the holiday fair, and helping out wherever she could. She had a passion for animals, and would donate money, food, and blankets to the NH SPCA. She loved to sew and made a personalized quilt for every member of her family. She was also a member of the “Ugly Quilts” group, which made blankets and sleeping bags for the homeless using recycled fabric. She is survived by her husband, Clyde Reid of South Hampton, N.H.; daughter, Pam Eaton of Danville, N.H.; son and daughter-in-law, Douglas and Kim Reid of Raymond, N.H.; daughter, Shirley Reid of South Hampton, N.H.; two sisters, Gwen Stuart of Haverhill, and Norma Taplin of Dracut; four grandchildren, Cheryl and Marc Welch, and Kristen and Joshua Reid, and several nieces and nephews.

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  • Carleen A. Knowlton, 80

    Danville, NH — Carleen A. (Rhoadhouse) Knowlton, 80, of Danville and formerly of Hampstead, died on July 7, 2014, at her home.

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  • Miriam O. (Graham) Graham, 84

    Kingston, NH — Miriam O. (Graham) Graham, 84, a resident of Kingston since 2001, and former longtime resident of Grafton, Mass., died peacefully, surrounded by her family, on July 11, 2014, following a long illness.

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