BRIDGTON, Maine — The debut of Davis Cup, took place on Saturday, Sept. 4, at Bridgton Highlands. The tournament is a team event categorized by four countries with eight players per country, resulting in a total of 32 players.
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CONWAY — Livingston Park was to the Livingston’s liking on Sunday. Eileen Livingston and daughters Cathy Livingston and Terry (Livingston) Ballou all turned in winning performances at the New Hampshire Senior Games in Manchester on Aug. 29.
JACKSON — Advantage Kids, a N.H. non-profit dedicated to youth development through tennis, yoga and education activities, held its inaugural Match Play Championship at Prescott Park in Meredith on Aug. 21.
CONCORD — The Granite State’s bear season officially opened Wednesday, and the state Fish and Game Department’s Law Enforcement Division is ready to assist successful hunters with the registration of their bruins this year.
CONWAY — The Conway Parks and Recreation is thrilled to announce a full range of fall programs. Programs will begin the second week in September and conclude mid- to late-October. Guidelines, schedules and additional program information will be sent via e-mail the week before programs start.
FRYEBURG — In only its second year, the Labor Day Men’s Annual Classic tennis tournament has joined with Weston’s Farm in Fryeburg, who will award relevant prizes to the winners and participants.
CONWAY — Alex Allain of Fryeburg, Maine, more than held his own on the national stage at that prestigious Hang Ten baseball tournament in Myrtle Beach, S.C. played Aug. 1-6.
BRIDGTON, Maine — The fifth Challenge Cup tennis tournament between Bridgton Highlands and Jackson Club took place last Saturday at the home of the defending champs, Bridgton. The tournament consisted of 36 players with three flights of men’s doubles, ladies doubles and mixed doubles.
PINKHAM NOTCH — After a year hiatus due to COVID-19, a field of 196 cyclists got back in the saddle for the 48th annual Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb on Saturday. And two familiar faces crossed the finish line in first.
CONWAY — Hard work, defense and a love of the game — that was the recipe for success for the MWV boys’ basketball team this summer. The Eagles, a collection of the current and future members of the Kennett High team, capped off an impressive summer on the hardwood recently by winning the Lac…
CONWAY — Just five practices into the 2021 season and the Kennett High boys’ varsity soccer team will face its first test this Saturday when the Eagles suit up against some birds of the same feather — the alumni. The match, which is open to spectators, is scheduled for 9 a.m. on the varsity field.
CONWAY — After nearly a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Conway Parks and Recreation Department is bringing back its immensely popular monthly adult and senior trips with the always-entertaining Todd Gallagher serving as the tour guides.
JERICHO, Vt. — The Mount Washington Valley was well represented at the 2021 U.S. Biathlon Association’s National Rollerski Championships in Jericho, Vt., over the weekend. Two-time U.S. Olympian Sean Doherty took top honors to open the championships on Saturday, while fellow former Kennett H…