, Kingston, NH


November 14, 2013

Men's Masters Basketball

HAMPSTEAD – In last week’s action in the Hampstead Men’s Masters Basketball League, Captain Stan Lewis’ Village Vinyl (5-5) hung on to defeat Captain Craig Wlodyka’s L&M Construction (3-7), 61-56, while in the second game Captain Paul Ramos’ Boutin Glass (9-1) ran by Captain Dave Rowell’s East Coast Lumber (4-6), 75-63. In the final game, Captain Pat Curry’s Gelinas Siding (5-5) defeated Captain Wayne Hamilton’s Dunkin’ Donuts East Hampstead (4-6), 55-43.

Village Vinyl 61

L&M Construction 56

Village grabbed an early 19-13 first quarter lead and extended their advantage by a point, 31-24, at the half. Playing with only five players, Village got their lead to double digits going into the final frame, 52-37, and held off a final push by L&M to stagger to the 61-56 win. Matt Tulley dropped in18 points to lead Village and got a lot of help from Dave Goyette with 15 points and Kevin Crump and Jim Whitehouse with 14 points each. L&M was led by Craig Anderson with 17 points, Calvin Coleman 16 points, Don Bell 10 points, Sean Morrissey 7 points, Craig Wlodyka 4 points and Tony Serino with 2 points. Village led in field goals, 24-17, while L&M led in three-pointers, 6-1. Both teams hit 67% of their free throws as Village went 10 for 15 and L&M went 4 for 6.

Boutin Glass 75

East Coast Lumber 63

A tight first quarter saw the score knotted at 15-15, but Boutin heated up and took a 39-33 lead at the half. East Coast went ice-cold in the third frame and Boutin took advantage as they ran up their lead to 57-38 and cruised in the final period for the 75-63 win. Scott True scorched the nets for 31 points to lead Boutin followed by Kevin Meagher with 14 points, Craig McGuire 12 points, Tim McDonald 8 points, Francis Roux 6 points and John Boutin with 4 points. East Coast was led by Dano Anderson with 28 points along with Bill Demers 13 points, Jason Kimball 12 points and Joe Dengeleski with 9 points. Boutin led in field goals, 29-13, while East Coast led in three-pointers, 8-3. East Coast hit 13 of 23 free throws for 57% while Boutin hit 8 of 17 for 47%.

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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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