Astros name theirfall team captains
DERRY — Pinkerton recently announced the names of the fall sports team captains.
They are: boys cross country, seniors Connor Kwiecien and Ryan Walsh, and junior Nick White; girls cross country, seniors Meredith Haney, Amanda Kiley and Haley McMullen; field hockey, seniors Jessica Cote, Julie Saltamartini and Brianne Torre; football, seniors Matt Madden and Manny Latimore; golf, senior Eric Byrne; boys soccer, seniors Tim Wood and Tom Martin, and junior Kyle Hicks; girls soccer, seniors Katy Ann Grochmal, Julie Murray and Jacqui Wyka; Spirit, seniors Chelsea Bousquet, Ariana Moran, Taryn Mullane and Kiana Cormier; girls volleyball, seniors Taylor Ferdinando and Courtney Collins.
Fall ballplayersare still needed
Youngsville’s Granite Heat team is looking for three more players, 13 and 14 years old, to play in the Concord Sportszone Fall Ball League.
There will be seven weekends of doubleheaders.
Players must be baseball age for 2014. The cost is $100 per player.
More information is available at youngsvillebaseball.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Gear up now for fall deer hunting
CONCORD — Get primed for deer hunting this fall at a series of free evening outdoor adventure talks being offered this fall at the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department, 11 Hazen Drive, Concord.
The talks begin at 7 p.m. Admission is free. No pre-registration is required.
Learn “Deer Hunting Basics” Thursday, Sept. 19, when volunteer hunter education instructor Dave Priebe presents need-to-know information for getting started in deer hunting. This session is ideal for new and apprentice hunters.
There are two chances to hear “Hunting Mature Bucks,” Wednesdays, Oct. 2 and 9. Hunter education instructor Dave Priebe provides in-depth information on the rut (the phases of male whitetail deer breeding and behavior) and key knowledge of deer biology that will help increase your odds of locating and harvesting a dominant whitetail buck.