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High School Highlights: Timberlane no-hits Alvirne

Baseball TIMBERLANE 1, ALVIRNE 0 Timberlane’s Lucas Harmon (five innings) and Cam Lovett (two) combined to no-hit the Broncos, who fell to 5-7. Conversely, Alvirne starter Adam Scharn allowed only two hits, both by Harmon. The game was scoreless heading to the top of the seventh when ...

Pinkerton hands Bishop Guertin baseball its first loss

DERRY – Missed scoring opportunities early in its Wednesday afternoon game at Pinkerton Academy wound up costing the previously-undefeated Bishop Guertin baseball squad dearly in a 6-1 loss to the host Astros. Coach Scott Painter saw his BG bunch put runners in scoring position in both the ...

High School Highlights: Merrimack blanks Nashua South

Softball Merrimack 7, Nashua South 0 Emma Camberlain went seven for the shutout win on a two-hitter with two walks and six strikeouts. Dee Gonzalez had two hits, a walk, two steals and a pair of stolen bases. Erin Knauer, Morgan Peffer and Kaleigh Blades all had two hits for ...

Campbell players will soon be foes

Right now, they’re the best of friends. This time next year, they could be the best of foes. Campbell’s three senior softball standouts – Abi Gray, Marissa Carignan, and Meghan Gibbons – will all be playing in the Division II NE-10 Conference as college freshmen next spring. And ...

Unbeaten Cougars want to make coach’s wish come true

LITCHFIED – Eric Gibbons was presented with cupcakes by his players to celebrate his 51st birthday after his Campbell High School softball team cruised by Raymond 14-2 in five innings on Monday. What was his wish when he blew out the candle? “Well, I can't tell you the whole thing or it ...

Pinkerton subdues Souhegan boys lacrosse

AMHERST – All the early-evening rain seemed to do was anger defending Division I boys lacrosse state champion Pinkerton Academy. The Astros, now 7-3, stormed to a 16-2 halftime lead and never wavered, knocking off the host Sabers, 19-7. For Souhegan coach Keith Bertrand, getting the game ...

High School Highlights: Campbell edges Pelham

Girls lacrosse Campbell 14, Pelham 13 Jocelyn Theriault had six goals with three assists, and Emma Montenero scored four times in the win. Brooke Stoncius pitched in three goals and three assists, while Autumn Thompson was superb on the defensive end in front of Ally Dyac, who made eight ...

Milford softball outlasts Souhegan in Division II showdown

MILFORD – It’s safe to say that most everybody involved with New Hampshire high school Division II softball had their eyes on the big contest played in Milford’s Keyes Park on Monday. The host Milford Spartans and visiting Souhegan Sabers stepped into their showdown holding the top two ...

High School Highlights: Souhegan baseball tops Milford

Baseball Souhegan 5, Milford 3 The Sabers (4-5) grabbed a win after an early lead against the Spartans (2-7). Aidan Casey brought in two runs with a double in the first. Jake Grasset got the win striking out seven, allowing three hits and one run in six innings. Souhegan racked up nine hits ...

Guertin’s Proulx was in the now as Cards rally past Merrimack

NASHUA – Now or never. That was the Bishop Guertin High School baseball team's mentality entering the bottom of the seventh down 3-0 at the hands of the spunky Merrimack Tomahawks. “That should've been our approach in the first and second inning,” Cardinals first baseman Taylor Proulx ...

A Q&A with Bishop Guertin baseball player Taylor Proulx

For a senior, one-sport athlete like Bishop Guertin’s Taylor Proulx, winter can be an eternity. Long days in school, followed by long nights in hitting tunnels and training sessions, all with no end in sight. And then spring comes, and the baseball season, especially one like this that has ...

Merrimack girls get a road win; BG bounces back

The rain fell again Friday but there was still some high school action to follow as a couple of teams got back on the winning track: GIRLS LACROSSE MERRIMACK 18, KEENE-MONADNOCK 12 Autumn Howe (six goals, one assist) and Amber Brewster (four goals, assist) paced the visiting Tomahawks ...

Panther girls dominate Titans for seventh win

NASHUA – They call it the Battle of the Bridge, but on Thursday it was pretty evident there's a pretty big gap to be bridged between the Nashua High School North and South girls lacrosse teams. That's because, as Panthers coach Ciki McIntire said after her 7-3 team's 16-3 win in a damp, ...

Guertin boys lacrosse falls to Xaverian; Merrimack wins

Thursday's weather forced more postponements as it was a light day on the local schedule. Here are the results of what was played: BOYS LACROSSE XAVERIAN BROTHERS 9, BISHOP GUERTIN 4 The Cardinals fell behind 4-0 early in a battle of two New England powers and couldn't recover. Sean Cameron ...

Unbeaten Cardinals toyed with shorthanded Panthers

NASHUA – The date was circled on the calendar by both the Nashua High School South and Bishop Guertin girls tennis teams. But the Cardinals' 9-0 rout in a battle of unbeaten teams on Wednesday certainly didn't live up to anyone's expectations. Certainly not the Panthers', who are now 6-1and ...

Clark was feeling eight goals in a 14-10 Sabers win

NASHUA – Taylor Clark knew the Souhegan High School girls lacrosse team needed one key ingredient to beat a very challenging Nashua South team on Tuesday night – goals. And lots of them. “I felt we needed to put some in the net, so I kind of stepped it up,” she said. “I was feeling ...

High School Highlights: Nashua South baseball triumphs

Baseball Nashua South 4, Spaulding 3 (8 innings) Mason Matylewski double and trotted home on Roe Hendrick’s double as South won in the eight-inning walkoff. Yensey Morel dealt six sharp innings on the hill, and Nate Cormier earned the win in relief for the Panthers, now ...

North softball gets first win; BG, HB baseball stay unbeaten

It was a day of firsts as the Nashua High School North softball and Merrimack girls tennis teams picked up their first wins of the season. Also, the Hollis Brookline and Bishop Guertin baseball teams went a combined 14-0 for the month of April. Here's a look at Tuesday's local results, as well ...

Souhegan boys lacrosse slips past South

NASHUA – Curtis Redd’s timing? Impeccable. His flair for the dramatic? Captivating. But on Tuesday night here at Stellos Stadium, it was Redd’s understanding of the situation and his will to be the difference-maker that led to the decisive moment, his tie-breaking, game-winning goal ...

Dover runs wild over Nashua South softball, 15-4

NASHUA – See Dover. See Dover run. Those at the Nashua High School South softball field on Monday also saw Dover win 15-4, thanks in part to a whopping 16 stolen bases. “That's a fast team on the bases, an experienced team,” South coach Kevin Handy said after his 1-5 team also ...