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ConVal downs Sanborn on the road

Behind a game-high 37 point from Joe Gutwein, ConVal went on the road and defeated Sanborn, 61-49, on Tueday night in Kingston.

The Cougars held the Indians scoreless in the first quarter of play, 12-0, and it proved to be the difference in the ball game. The Cougars led 30-9 at the half, but Sanborn came out firing in the second half and won the third frame, 25-16, to cut the lead the 12 heading into the fourth. The final stanza was back and forth and ConVal hung on for the victory.

Noah Stewart chipped in with 14 for ConVal, who improves to 8-3 on the season. Isaiah Reis netted a team-best 22 points for Sanborn, while Dylan Rego added 10. Sanborn falls to 2-8.

Check out photos of the action by Rick Wilson of Rick Wilson Photography…

West cruises past ConVal

Manchester West defeated visiting ConVal, 88-61, on Saturday. The Blue Knights were led by their big three of Angel Castro (28 points), Max Shosa (24) and Aiden Scott-Beaulac (19). ConVal’s Joe Gutwein’s 21 points. West improves to 5-3 on the season, while the Cougars fall to 4-2.

Check out the full photo gallery by Cindy Lavigne of Lavigne’s Live Shots…

Souhegan captures D-II title in overtime thriller

The top-seeded Souhegan Sabers captured the NHIAA Division II Boys Basketball State Championship on Sunday afternoon with a thrilling 53-51 overtime victory over #3 ConVal at UNH’s Lundholm Gymnasium.

Matt Canavan netted a game-high 19 points to pace the Sabers, while ConVal’s Joe Gutwein led all scoreres with a game-high 21 points. Check out the full photo gallery…

ConVal pulls away in 4th to advance to D-II title game

Third-seeded ConVal knocked off #2 Pelham, 58-47, on Tuesday night in semifinal action of the NHIAA Division II Boys Basketball State Tournament at Oyster River High School in Durham. The Cougars advance to the D-II championship game where they will take on #1 Souhegan on Sunday at the University of New Hampshire at 1:00 pm. 

ConVal was led by 21 points from Jake McGlinchey, while the Pythons were packed by 21 from Austin Knight. Check out the highlights from the action…

📰 Opening day is on the way

The wait is almost over. On Friday, December 10th, 84 of the 88 NHIAA boys varsity basketball teams will be in action with 42 games around the state as the 2021-22 season gets underway.

St. Thomas Aquinas hits the road to take on Hillsboro-Deering at 5:30 pm to mark the first official tilt of the new campaign. The Saints and Hillcats last squared off on February 28, 2020 in the regular-season finale as St. Thomas came away with an easy 72-46 victory at home.

Eight other contests tipoff at 6:00 pm, with 24 match-ups at 6:30 pm and nine more at 7:00 pm. It’s the most games on a single day all season long, so there’s no good reason to not get out and catch some local action on Friday night.

See you at the gym.

2021-22 Opening Day Action

Hillsboro-Deering vs St. Thomas AquinasDivision III
Laconia vs Oyster RiverDivision II
Belmont vs BerlinDivision III
Campbell vs Fall MountainDivision III
Gilford vs MonadnockDivision III
Kearsarge vs Mascoma ValleyDivision III
Franklin vs ProfileDivision IV
Exeter vs DoverDivision I
Manchester Memorial vs GoffstownDivision I
Nashua North vs KeeneDivision I
Trinity vs Manchester CentralDivision I
Alvirne vs MerrimackDivision I
Concord vs PinkertonDivision I
Winnacunnet vs PortsmouthDivision I
Spaulding vs SalemDivision I
Nashua South vs TimberlaneDivision I
ConVal vs HanoverDivision II
Pelham vs John StarkDivision II
Coe-Brown vs Manchester WestDivision II
Sanborn vs Merrimack ValleyDivision II
Milford vs PlymouthDivision II
Kingswood vs SouheganDivision II
Conant vs SomersworthDivision III
Newfound vs Prospect MountainDivision III
Raymond vs MascenicDivision III
White Mountains vs WinnisquamDivision III
Littleton vs GorhamDivision IV
Groveton vs Lin-WoodDivision IV
Holy Family vs NewmarketDivision IV
Derryfield vs NuteDivision IV
Pittsburg-Canaan vs WoodsvilleDivision IV
Bedford vs Bishop GuertinDivision I
Londonderry vs WindhamDivision I
Bow vs Bishop BradyDivision II
Pembroke vs LebanonDivision II
Hopkinton vs NewportDivision III
Portsmouth Christian vs FarmingtonDivision IV
Mount Royal vs HinsdaleDivision IV
Wilton-Lyndeborough vs PittsfieldDivision IV
Epping vs SunapeeDivision IV