, Kingston, NH


December 5, 2013

Men's Masters Basketball

HAMPSTEAD – In last week’s action in the Hampstead Men’s Masters Basketball League, Captain Paul Ramos’ Boutin Glass (11-2) ran away from Captain Craig Wlodyka’s L&M Construction (4-9), 67-41, while in the second game Captain Pat Curry’s Gelinas Siding (8-5) squeezed by Captain Dave Rowell’s East Coast Lumber (5-8), 46-43. In the final game, Captain Stan Lewis’ Village Vinyl (6-7) outgunned Captain Wayne Hamilton’s Dunkin’ Donuts East Hampstead (5-8), 81-72.

Boutin Glass 67

L&M Construction 41

Boutin came out running and could not miss as they grabbed and early 26-10 lead and continued their run for a 45-20 lead at the half. L&M could not get on track and Boutin was content to exchange baskets the rest of the way for the 67-41 win. Scott True led L&M with 16 points along with Craig McGuire 15 points, Ross Huntington and Kevin Young 9 points each, Tim McDonald 8 points, Kevin Meagher 6 points and John Boutin with 4 points. L&M was led by Bobby Edwards’ 19 points, Sean Morrissey, Craig Anderson and Don Bell all with 6 points each, and Calvin Coleman with 4 points. Boutin led in field goals, 23-15, and three-pointers, 6-2. L&M hit 5 of 5 free throws for 100% while Boutin hit 3 of 8 for 37%.

Gelinas Siding 46

East Coast Lumber 43

East Coast caught Gelinas on their heels as they took an early 17-9 first quarter lead, but Gelinas started to crawl back into the game to pull within three points at the half, 27-24. East Coast went cold in the third frame and Gelinas took advantage and grabbed the lead, 32-30, and hung on in the final period for the 46-43 win. John Keisling led Gelinas with 15 points followed by John Surprenant with 13 points, Ken Gelinas and Russ Evans 7 points each, and Steve Tripodi and Scott Suszek with 2 points each. East Coast was led by Dano Anderson with 11 points, Jason Kimball 9 points, Dan Munsell 7 points, Dave Wojichowski 6 points, Harry Williams and Joe Dzengeleski 4 points each and Bill Demers with 2 points. East Coast led in field goals, 13-12, and both teams hit 2 three-pointers. Gelinas hit 14 of 21 for 67% while East Coast hit 9 of 19 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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