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Silver Knights hope rainouts work to their advantage

Local Sports

NASHUA – Another home game, another rainout, and another makeup doubleheader. Nashua Silver Knights manager B.J. Neverett will take it. Twinbills, especially seven innings each, aren't as taxing as one might think. “Not as much as nine inning games every night,” Neverett said Thursday ...

South’s Chiavelli a perfect fit for CHaD All-Star Game

High Schools

MANCHESTER – It was 6 a.m.on a January weekend morning and Derek Chiavelli's phone rang. It was his father, Mark Chiavelli, giving him some great news – he'd been chosen for the West squad for this Saturday's annual CHaD All-Star Football Game at the University of New Hampshire. “I ...

Family CHaD history gives Merrimack’s Murray extra motivation

High Schools

MERRIMACK – James Murray was sky high this past January when he found out he was going to play for the West squad in this Saturday's annual CHaD East-West All-Star Football Game. That's because it helped him heal from a three-time low. The just graduated, 6-foot-1, 263-pound Merrimack High ...

Brian Cameron leads Telegraph Boys Lacrosse All Stars

High Schools

Player of the Year Boys Lacrosse Brian Cameron, Senior, Bishop Guertin FIRST TEAM Doug Barker, Bishop Guertin, Sr., Defense Sean Cameron, Bishop Guertin, Soph., Midfield Brennan McInnis, Bishop Guertin, Sr., Midfield Drew Hailey, Bishop Guertin, Sr., Midfield Kyle Fisher, ...

Silver Knights hoping to start moving in right direction

Local Sports

NASHUA – Perhaps the Nashua Silver Knights have turned the corner. Of course, they are still 9-13 going into Thursday night's game at Holman vs. the North Shore Navigators, but it was a road win over their nemisis, the successful Martha's Vineyard Sharks (15-6) that could be a sign of ...

J.D. Martinez’s 25th homer helps lift Red Sox

Boston sports

BOSTON (AP) — J.D. Martinez hit his major league-leading 25th home run, Rafael Devers delivered a tiebreaking double and the Boston Red Sox beat the skidding Los Angeles Angels 9-6 on Wednesday night after squandering a six-run lead. Martinez's homer capped a six-run second for the Red Sox, ...

Red Sox ride Bradley, Devers homers to sweep of Angels

Boston sports

BOSTON (AP) – Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a two-run homer and Rafael Devers had a solo shot as the Boston Red Sox beat Los Angeles 4-2 on Thursday night, completing a season sweep of the Angels for the first time since they joined the American League as an expansion club in 1961. Boston ...

Fisher Cats pound Portland

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MANCHESTER (AP) – Harold Ramirez doubled and singled twice, driving home three runs as the New Hampshire Fisher Cats topped the Portland Sea Dogs 11-6 on Wednesday. Ryan Hissey homered and singled with two runs for New Hampshire. New Hampshire started the scoring with a big third ...

Merrimack’s James Murray pumped up for CHaD football game

Local Sports

MERRIMACK – James Murray was sky high this past January when he found out he was going to play for the West squad in this Saturday’s annual CHaD East-West All-Star Football Game. That’s because it helped him heal from a three-time low. The just graduated, 6-foot-1, 263-pound Merrimack ...

Pitching holds key for Silver Knights’ success

Local Sports

NASHUA – Perhaps the Nashua Silver Knights have turned the corner. Of course, they are still 9-13 going into Thursday night’s game at Holman vs. the North Shore Navigators, but it was a road win over their nemisis, the successful Martha’s Vineyard Sharks (15-6) that could be a sign of ...

Telegraph Boys Track, Volleyball All Stars

High Schools

Athlete of the Year, Boys Track and Field: Brian Genet, Senior, Merrimack FIRST TEAM 100: R.J. Jenkins, Nashua North, Sr. 200: Nathan Bazzocchi, Campbell, Sr. 400: Brazden Ellis, Nashua North, Sr. 800: Jeffrey Allen, Campbell, Jr. 1600: Max Ireland, Nashua North, Sr. 3200: David ...

Navigators earn doubleheader split with Silver Knights

Local Sports

NASHUA – You win one, you lose one. Doubleheaders are rarely swept at any level these days, and that was the case on Monday night as the Nashua Silver Knights were kept in check, 2-1, in the nightcap by North Shore pitcher Dylan Gaita. Gaita allowed one run on six hits, walking just one ...

Betts, Martinez lead Red Sox to rout of Angels

Boston sports

BOSTON (AP) — Mookie Betts homered on John Lamb's first pitch of the game, and J.D. Martinez hit his major league-leading 24th home run on Tuesday night to back David Price's six strong innings and lead the Boston Red Sox to a 9-1 victory over the Los Angeles Angels. Betts' homer into the ...

The Telegraph’s Girls Track and Field All Stars

High Schools

Athlete of the Year, Girls Track and Field: SYDNEY LEWIS, Junior, Nashua South FIRST TEAM 100: Crismeily Borg, Nashua South, Sr. 200: Viankah Williams, Milford, Jr. 400: Dominique Milinazzo, Alvirne, Jr. 800: Caroline Fischer, Bishop Guertin, Soph. 1600: Lauren Robinson, ...

Silver Knights may have a bat attack once they return to field

Local Sports

NASHUA – The Nashua Silver Knights bat attack may eventually be the envy of the Futures League. When they play, of course. The team had its second straight postponement, as the storms the area was expecting late in the day forced the rescheduling of Sunday's 5 p.m. game vs. North Shore to a ...

Milford’s Michael Boucher already a CHaD football star

High Schools

MANCHESTER – If you are a local business owner in the Milford area and outskirts of Greater Nashua, chances are you know recent Milford High School graduate Michael Boucher. And not just because he was a superb lineman for the Spartans football team. In the last few months, Boucher has ...

A few coolers to get you in the summer sports mood

Local Sports Columnists

School's out for summer, so the season is now officially underway. Here are a few summer coolers to consider: --- The Futures Collegiate League got a huge boost Friday night when Rhode Island legislators approved an $83 million plan just in the nick of time for a new stadium to keep the ...