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Pre-game pep talk

October 14, 2019 8:45pm | Daniel Rosales

Concord High School junior Peter Sargent gives his team members a quick pre-game pep talk before the annual Homecoming football game Saturday, Sept. 28. Following a couple of disheartening defeats, Sargent planned to gear up his fellow defensive linemen for the tenacious offense of the […]

Five-mile fun

October 14, 2019 8:14pm | Fiona Elliott

After a five-mile run from Concord High School to Carter Hill Orchard Sept. 25, sophomore Collette Brochu, a member of the cross country team, walks from row to row picking apples in addition to eating  cider donuts and participating in autumnal photo shoots. Her favorite […]

Bleacher set

October 14, 2019 7:36pm | Kailey Demers

Onlookers at a recent varsity volleyball match at Concord High School sometimes peer out from underneath the bleachers to get a floor-level view. On this particular day, Sept. 13, the Crimson Tide fell to Salem High School 3-1. “It was overwhelming. The score just kept […]

Concord Crew ending season with two upcoming regattas

October 14, 2019 7:19pm | Dady Burns

Rowers with Concord Crew will finish the fall season participating in Head of the Charles in Boston Saturday, Oct. 19, and/or Head of the Fish in Saratoga, New York, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 26 and 27. CHS freshman Dalton  Tetrault, at Concord Crew’s boathouse on […]

You ought to know: Brendan Pearl

March 29, 2019 8:02am | Hannah Womack

Brendan Pearl has been playing lacrosse since second grade. He didn’t start this sport right away, however; he went from baseball to to hockey and then came to love lacrosse. “It’s just the way it challenges me,” Pearl said. “Like every game is hard. I […]

You ought to know: Savannah Shannon

March 20, 2019 8:22pm | Jhulandra Acharya

Concord High School freshman Savannah Shannon is a competitive athlete who developed an interest in skiing at a very young age. “I have been skiing my whole life,” she said. “This is my 8th year.” Shannon’s ultimate goal is to focus on her athleticism without […]

Cheer competitions underway

February 22, 2019 7:42am | Roselyn Kapper

Sophomore Patience Boley, junior Julianna Messina and sophomore Abe Lothstein explode with energy at a Saturday morning practice getting ready to complete a tumbling pass for a bullying awareness video challenge posted on Pinkerton Academy High School on Instagram. The “stick and stand up to […]

Hockey ends soon

February 21, 2019 2:47pm | Finn Brown

Concord Capitols U10 girls hockey player Sydney Brown looks on during a game versus the New England Renegades at Everett Arena in Concord Feb. 3. The Capitols lost the game, 3-0. “We played well, but we didn’t have enough players, and got tired too quickly,” […]

Tidey the Duck

February 12, 2019 7:51am | Bethany Lewis

Tidey the Duck, Concord High School’s mascot, celebrates after the Varsity Boys Ice Hockey team scored its only goal of the night against Bedford Wednesday, Jan. 30. The game, which took place at Everett Ice Arena in Concord, was one of the hardest the team […]

Ski jumpers take off

February 12, 2019 7:42am | Madeline Pratt

Concord High School sophomore Kurt Van Fleet takes a practice jump off of the 18 meter ski jump on Wednesday before the meet at Proctor Ski Area in Andover, New Hampshire. Van Fleet is preparing for the state meet Thursday, Feb. 14, at Plymouth High […]