Mountie pucksters fall to Hanover 4-3

On the road against a potential title contender, the Berlin High School hockey team fell to Hanover 4-3 on Monday night. All seven goals of the game were scored in the first half of the game, with Hanover owning a 4-1 lead before the Mounties comeback fell short, mostly due to a lack of offensive pressure in the Hanover end. “They have a good young club,” said Berlin coach Mike Richard of the Marauders. “They have a real good set of forwards, one of the toughest in the state.” Brian ...

Berlin Recreation Department - Publicity for December 18

3rd and 4th Grade Boys Basketball: No cuts - everyone plays. $30 registration fee due before December 5th. Thursday and Friday games with each other and other towns. Awards presentation at end of season. Coaches may be needed. Call 752-2010 for information. New Program: Adult Coed Basketball: Men or Woman - Any level of ability - Open to ages 16 and older. This coed, fun league will start January 28, 2003. 7:30 and 8:30 p.m. games. $10 per person. Individuals or teams may register. ...

Berlin Women's Hockey loses nailbiter

Time wasn't on the Mountaineers side on Sunday afternoon when the girls took on arch rivals Concord Crimson Tide. Down in the third period 3-0, a late rally came up just seconds short of a tie as the Berlin squad fell 4-3. “We played mediocre hockey for two periods,” said Berlin coach Brooks Payette. “The girls had no sense of urgency early in the game. It’s nice to have the ability to come back late, but sometimes with two big a hole, it falls short.” Concord gained control of ...

Baker Takes First in Wakeboard Competition

Andrew Baker, 18, of Shelburne won first place in the Outlaw division of the New England INT League wakeboard competition on Saturday, September 6. The Outlaw division is for semi pro level riders with six or more inverts and spins and is the highest division in the amateur tour. Riders are given two passes through the course and scored on a maximum of 6 tricks per pass. Baker has had an excellent wakeboarding season. This first place finish at Purity Springs follows a third place ...