High Schools

Next stop: Providence

NASHUA – Four Greater Nashua wrestlers navigated their way to the final bout of the Meet of Champions at Nashua South on Saturday. They will all seek better results at the New England Championships starting Friday in Providence, R.I. Nashua North senior Wayne Nolette was looking for his ...

South-Pelham has final word

NASHUA – The one thing about a Nashua North-South hockey game, even with Souhegan and Pelham along for the ride, is that it’s never dull. The two teams certainly didn’t disappoint on Saturday at Conway Arena in their season finale, as South-Pelham rode Matt Diprizio’s hat trick en route ...

Year to forget for local hockey

Here we go again. The Nashua High School North-Souhegan and South-Pelham boys hockey teams meet on Saturday at 4:30 at Conway Arena, and once again it’s the finale to a not-so-grand local regular season for both teams. But this year, they’re not alone. It’s been a downright lousy year ...

Guertin girls clinch top seed in D-I

Girls Basketball Bishop Guertin 72, Pinkerton 30 In a game that determined the No. 1 seed in the Division I tournament, the Cardinals (16-1) flexed their muscles against the short-handed Astros (16-2), who were without injured standout guard Amanda Lemire. Meghan Cramb and Erin Carney were the ...

Bishop Guertin finishes sixth in Lowell (Mass.) tourney

LOWELL – Bishop Guertin scored the game’s first four points, but it was all downhill from there as Chelmsford’s Princeton offense proved too much in the Lions’ 79-62 victory over the Cardinals in the fifth-place game of the Lowell Spinners/IAAABO 95 ...

Milford tops Hollis Brookline in Day 2 action at Chick-Fil-A Tournament

Milford 44, Hollis Brookline 34 The Spartans finished the game on a 10-0 run to pick up a win in the opening game of the second day of the Chick-Fil-A Holiday Tournament at Nashua South. Drew Jepson came off the bench to lead Milford with 13 points, hitting three 3-pointers and going 4 of 4 ...

Hollis Brookline earns runner-up spot at Knight Hawk Classic

The Hollis Brookline wrestling team took second place at the Knight Hawk Classic in Holyoke, Mass., on Tuesday. Delran (N.J.) High School won the tournament by a margin of eight points over the Cavaliers. Caleb Lomme (182 pounds) was the lone champion for the Cavaliers with a 12-0 win over ...

Nashua South holds off Milford on way to Chick-Fil-A semifinals

NASHUA – Nate Mazerolle felt Monday night was a perfect situation for the Nashua High School South boys basketball team to get into against Milford. The Panthers had battled back and forth with the Spartans throughout the second half of their opening-round game of the Chick-Fil-A ...

Chick-Fil-A Boys Basketball Holiday Tournament

Alvirne 48, Thornton 47 George Notini’s layup with 7.6 seconds left gave the Broncos the lead for the first time since early in the second half and the Trojans turned the ball over at midcourt as time expired to give Alvirne the win. Sam Bonney-Liles led Alvirne with 15 points, ...

Nashua South, Alvirne-Pelham will square off in tourney final

NASHUA – Steve Saucier remembers when the Nashua High School South boys ice hockey team won the Conway Arena Holiday Tournament two years ago. “I was a sophomore then, he said. “I want to be able to do it again. I’m definitely excited.” Saucier ...

Nashua North clobbers Souhegan to advance

Nashua North 70, Souhegan 48 The Titans raced to an 11-point lead by the end of the first quarter and never looked back as they advanced to the semifinals of the Chick-Fil-A Holiday Tournament. Nate Hale led the way for North with 23 points, including four 3-pointers, as four players were in ...

Goffstown tops Hollis Brookline in tourney opener

Goffstown 40, Hollis Brookline 34 Tim Comeau scored 10 of his game-high 12 points in the first half as the Grizzlies held off the Cavaliers in the first game Monday of the Chick-Fil-A Holiday Tournament at Nashua South. Matt Fothergill led HB with 11 points and Trevor Bowler added eight. HB ...

Nashua North girls double up on Merrimack for third in Holiday Classic

NASHUA – It can often be difficult for a team to gear up for a consolation game. The Nashua High School North girls basketball team, however, had something to prove. The Titans were dominated on their home floor by Milford in Saturday’s semifinal of the Nashua North Holiday ...

Merrimack boys let lead slip vs. Central in Queen City Invitational final

MANCHESTER – The Merrimack High School boys basketball team played a great first half of basketball Sunday in the finale of the Queen City Invitational Tournament. The Tomahawks led Manchester Central by double digits for most of the half, taking an 11-point lead into the break. But ...

Milford girls beat Winnacunnet for Nashua North Holiday Classic title

NASHUA – The Milford High School girls basketball team knew what was at stake Sunday, but was hardly fazed by it. According to senior Adelle Pitsas, the Spartans went through their walkthrough before the Nashua North Holiday Classic championship game against Winnacunnet loose and ...

Puck drops Monday at Conway Arena Holiday Tournament

The skates will be strapped on Monday morning and don’t be surprised if the players end up wearing them to bed that night. That’s because beginning at 10:40 a.m., the 10th annual high school hockey marathon known as the Conway Arena Holiday Tournament will begin, and run ...

Merrimack boys pull out OT thriller over Bedford

MANCHESTER – It’s been a while since Tim Goodridge saw a fourth quarter like he did Saturday at the Queen City Invitational Tournament. The Merrimack High School boys basketball team managed to advance to the championship game with a 48-44 overtime win over Bedford, but it ...

Merrimack girls watch Winnacunnet pull away late

NASHUA – The Merrimack High School girls basketball kept pushing, fighting, seemingly ready to break down that barrier that had been holding it back all game. The Tomahawks cut the deficit to four points, then one, even tied it. But no matter how many punches they threw, Winnacunnet ...