Weekly Announcements for May 1st - May 5th

Announcements will be posted weekly on this site.  New announcements for the day will be highlighted in red.  As announcements expire. They will be removed from this post.  We encourage the public to check back daily for additions and changes.


The Generals varsity baseball team fell to Kingswood on Wednesday to drop to 4-2 on the season. Derek G. went 2-2 with a 2-run home run and 2 walks. Noah G. added 2 hits, Rian Q. reached base 3 times and Brandon L. drove in 2 runs.
The John Stark Generals Softball team defeated Kingswood on the road yesterday 16-2. Kali K. led the charge offensively going 4 for 5 and scoring 4 runs. Anna S. went 2 for 2 with 2 walks and scored 2 runs and Sarah F. went 3 for 5 scoring 2 runs.This was an all around team effort as everyone contributed offensively and the defense was spot on the entire game. 
John Stark JV Baseball Falls to Kingswood 9-5.  The Generals had 6 stolen bases and had many men on base throughout the game. Tryten W. pitched well throwing 4 strong innings, keeping the Generals in striking distance. The Generals offense was lead by CJ D. with two hits, while Nick L. had a hit and an RBI, and Tyler H. had a hit and stolen base.
Attention Seniors...
The Rick Hall Golf Classic Scholarship Essay is due this Friday, May 5th.  If you have any questions regarding this amazing opportunity, please see Mrs. Glynn in the School Counseling Center.  Also, if you completed the John Stark Scholarship application please confirm with Mrs. Glynn your school choice by this Friday
Submitted 5-4-17
Despite a great comeback in the 2nd set, the Unified Generals Volleyball Team fell to Franklin by 2 sets to 1. Great Team effort by all. 
The Boys and Girls Track Team took 5th place in a 6 team meet yesterday in Hanover.
Pat K. had a huge day for the boys. He took 1st in the 300-meter hurdles, ran the anchor leg on the 2nd place 4x100meter relay team and finished 3rd in the triple jump.
The girls were led by Ashley A. 2nd place finish in the javelin while Erin S. took 3rd in the 100 meter high hurdles.
No Gamers Club today. See you next week.
Prom tickets will be sold this week for those who didn't purchase one yet. See Mrs. Kosowicz to get your ticket in room 212.  Sign up sheets are in the Main Office for those who'd like to take the bus to prom. 
Submitted 5-3-17
Teens For Jeans: Support the local homeless shelters of Manchester and Concord and donate old, used jeans to a good cause over the next couple weeks. There is a box in the Main Office for your donations. 
Help the Weare Food Pantry, Alex Sokoloski is doing a "Stock the Bus" food drive to support the Weare Food Pantry for his Capstone Project. If you'd like to contribute there is a donation box in the Main Office. On May 13th 9 am- 2 pm, Alex  will be holding a  "Stock the Bus" Food Drive at the Weare Middle School
On May 13th 9 am- 2 pm, Alex will be holding a  "Stock the Bus" Food Drive event at the Weare Middle School.
The Varsity Girls Softball team lost to Kennett yesterday at home 5-2.  Delani Dowst pitched 6 scoreless innings in relief striking out 8 and giving up 2 hits.   Kali Kolehmainen went 3 for 4 with two singles, a double, and a RBI.  Gillian McGirr went 2 for 3 with two doubles.  Jocelyn Dimond went 2 for 4 and scored both runs.
The John Stark varsity baseball team exploded for 9 runs in the 5th inning to surge past Kennett 13-3 in 5 innings. Jeremy Aubin was the winning pitcher and went 2-4 at the plate with 4 RBI. Aaron Robertson went 3-3 with 4 RBI, while Rian Queen and Derek Goldrick both added 2 hits for Stark.
Submitted 5-2-17
John Stark Boys JV Baseball Falls Short On Incredible Comeback! The Generals were down 8-0 in the 5th inning. The bats came to life, scoring 7 runs in the 5th and scoring 1 run to tie in the 7th mounting an incredible comeback. The Generals lost a base hit in the bottom half of the 7th. CJ Drabble leads the way with 3 hits, Carter Pike and Aaron Brasier also added to the offense with two hits apiece. The next home game for the Generals is Wednesday at 4:15 vs. Kingswood.
Wednesday, May 3 - Head chef and a manager from the Common Man will talk about careers in the hospitality industry and provide a culinary demonstration! Booking under guidance, Room 192.

Friday, May 5 - Elizabeth Law will be here to discuss her science, art, and engineering experience with designing medical orthotics and prosthetics. This booking is under Lorraine Connell and will be held in Room 192. 
Submitted 5-1-17