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Hudson’s LeClair aims to make State Am run

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GREENLAND – Just three days north of his 14th birthday, Noah LeClair felt right at home slugging it out with the big boys, at least after a handful of front nine jitters. Day 1 at the New Hampshire State Amateur went pretty much as one might expect, the Hudson native and Nashua Country Club ...

No time like the present for Silver Knights this week

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Their time is now. It's Camp Week for the Nashua Silver Knights, but it also should be their week. There's no time like the present for the local Futures Collegiate League entry, both on the field and in the stands, because after Saturday night's rainout and Sunday's off day, they are home ...

Red Sox aren’t exactly losing money

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There is no disputing the Red Sox' great success during the John Henry Administration. Four World Series championships, record attendance and Fenway Park's renaissance are on the record. Along the way, Henry has always seemed an honest sort, at least as far as any successful business person ...

Former Panther goalie Jiminez a good fit with Eagles

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MANCHESTER – It's a natural fit. When you think about it, the marriage of former Nashua High School South and current Salem State goaltender Chris Jiminez and the Eagles of the International Soccer Club of Nashua was bound to happen. After all, Jiminez played for Eagles co-owner/general ...

Here are a few Saturday summer sizzlers to ponder

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It's been a sizzling start to summer so far, so here are some tids and bits to throw on the grill: One thing you can say about the current United States women's soccer team's run to a likely second straight World Cup title, with the finals vs. the Netherlands on Sunday, is that the march has ...

Derry’s Welch feels right at home with Silver Knights

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NASHUA – Kyle Jackson had no idea. No, not until the Nashua Silver Knights second home game did the team's pitching coach realize that Knights reliever George Welch was a prize pupil of his father, Mike Jackson, who has had great success working with arms over the years as a pitching ...

Silver Knights rally to sweep Bravehearts

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NASHUA – Mike La Rocca (SNHU) scored on a wild pitch, after a wild final seventh inning unfolded as the Nashua Silver Knights came back from a 6-3 deficit for a 7-6 win Wednesday night to sweep the Worcester Bravehearts on a very hot, very muggy day/night double-header at Holman Stadium that ...

Cameron leads Telegraph Boys Lacrosse All Stars

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Player of the Year Sean Cameron, Bishop Guertin, Jr., Midfield The Bishop Guertin standout played his best when it mattered most, leading his Cardinals’ team to the state Division I title game. Cameron scored three goals in the semis and three more in the finals along the way, ultimately ...

Nashua Silver Knights fall to Worcester Bravehearts

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Bravehearts 11, Silver Knights 9 After sweeping Worcester in Wednesday’s doubleheader at Holman Stadium, the Nashua Silver Knights fell short in a slugfest against the Bravehearts on Thursday afternoon. Worcester carried a five-run lead into the ninth inning before the Silver Knights made a ...

Red Sox outslug Blue Jays

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TORONTO (AP) –Pinch-hitter Marco Hernandez hit a tiebreaking home run in the ninth inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-7 on Thursday night. Hitting for Sandy Leon, Hernandez connected off Blue Jays closer Ken Giles (1-2), his seventh homer of the season. Giles was ...

Celtics’ problems run deeper than Kyrie Irving

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And so, Boston Celtics fans, I ask this question this morning as the New Jersey Nets prepare to hand him the key to their basketball Rolls: What if Kyrie Irving was the solution and not the problem? New England basketball fans are trusting sorts – you know, In Brad we trust; in Danny we ...

Silver Knights are hoping to heat up in July

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NASHUA – It's July, the weather heats up, and the Nashua Silver Knights are hoping to do the same thing. What do they need to do? Score runs. Drive in runners in scoring position. “I looked at the league stats and we lead the league in batters left on base,” Neverett said, “and ...

Kerry Gobiel leads Telegraph Girls Lacrosse All Stars

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GIRLS LACROSSE COACH OF THE YEAR Kerry Gobiel, Bishop Guertin First Team All Stars Rylee Bouvier, Bishop Guertin, Fr., midfield Sydney Todd, Bishop Guertin, Sr., defense Abby Ahearn, Bishop Guertin, Jr., attack Madison Keating, Bishop Guertin, So., attack Dominique Milinazzo, ...

Holman Legends offer a great view of the glory days

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The Nashua Lions Club Holman Stadium Sports Legends Hall of Fame voters always seems to get it right. Thus, they've hit another one out of the park for this Thursday's induction of the father-son duo of Bolic “Bouncer” Tamulevich and his son, Carl, plus Frank Ulcickas. You see, the ...

Red Sox outslug Blue Jays

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TORONTO (AP) – David Price pitched six innings to win his fifth straight decision, Rafael Devers homered twice and matched his career-high with six RBI, and the Boston Red Sox snapped a three-game losing streak by beating the Toronto Blue Jays 10-6 on Tuesday night. Christian Vázquez had a ...

Eovald as closer? Red Sox are getting desperate

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Imagine, you spend more than anyone in Major League Baseball, nearly twice the league average, and your season hangs on the thrice-surgically repaired elbow of Nathan Eovaldi. These are your $240 million, Wild Card-bound, trail-the-Yankees-by-11-games-on-July-1 Boston Red Sox. Honestly, ...

Telegraph All Stars: Girls tennis, boys volleyball

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GIRLS TENNIS COACH OF THE YEAR Charles Gray, Nashua South First Team All Stars Amy Maalouf, so., Bishop Guertin Kaitlyn Nichols, so., Bishop Guertin Hannah Gilbertson,so. Bishop Guertin Natalie Sheehy, jr., Bishop Guertin Liann Grosso, fr., Merrimack Maddie Daniel, ...

Time for things to sizzle as July finally arrives

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Welcome, July. You've got to be better than April, May and June, right? You're the only month out of the year that doesn't have an NHIAA sanctioned high school event or organized full high school team practice. Yet your the best month out of the year in terms of weather. And as far as ...

Nashua Silver Knights fall to Bristol Blues

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Bristol’s four-run seventh inning broke open an 8-2 drubbing of the Nashua Silver Knights on Monday night. Mike La Rocca had two of the Silver Knights’ seven hits. Nashua’s runs came in the first on Joe Bramanti’s RBI single and in the sixth on Connor Blandin’s RBI single. The ...