High Schools

Batchelder’s gem boosts Sabers past Jags, 4-0

AMHERST – It took almost three weeks to get both the Souhegan and Windham High School baseball teams on the field against each other thanks to all the recent lousy spring weather. But it took less than two hours for them to leave it, thanks to the pitching of Souhegan senior lefty Owen ...

Nashua North boys lacrosse takes down Nashua South

NASHUA – When it comes to boys lacrosse bragging rights in this season’s Battle of the Bridge, the Titans have staked their claim. Nashua North defeated Nashua South at Stellos Stadium 12-8 on Wednesday night, despite getting off to a slow start. South recorded the contest’s first three ...

Campbell baseball tips Conant, stays unbeaten

LITCHFIELD – Always beware of No. 9. The ninth hitter in any batting order can do some damage, as Campbell High School’s D.J. Simoneau proved in the heat on Wednesday. Simoneau knocked in the winning runs with a two-run single in the bottom of the sixth and then made an incredible diving ...

Souhegan jumps on Pinkerton early en route to 11-5 win

AMHERST – Plenty can change in a week, and the Souhegan girls lacrosse team is back on track. The Sabers scored the first five goals and rolled to an 11-5 victory over defending champion Pinkerton on Tuesday night at Calvetti Family Field. Seven days earlier, the Sabers (11-2) started slow on ...

Alvirne baseball rolls over Merrimack

Baseball Alvirne 11, Merrimack 2 After a shaky top half of the first inning, the Broncos charged back to score eight runs in the bottom of the first and second innings to beat Merrimack. Merrimack’s Tyler DeNeill tripled to open the game and Cody Pfiefer had two hits and an RBI. For ...

Tuesday’s High School Highlights

BOYS LACROSSE Hollis Brookline 17, Merrimack Valley 7 Senior Will Crosby had an incredible nine-goal outing, the first in the history of the Cavalier program as HB improved to 9-3 with its sixth straight win. Teammates Derek Davidson and Ryan Olson had a hat trick and three assists each. Goalie ...

From famine to feast for South girls tennis

NASHUA – A year ago they felt the pain of not winning a single match. This week the Nashua High School girls tennis team is on the verge of hopefully making the Division I tournament. The Panthers were 8-4 going into Monday’s scheduled match at Pinkerton. What’s been the difference? ...

Monday’s High School Highlights

BOYS VOLLEYBALL Bishop Guertin 3, Keene 0 The Cards improved to 9-3 to make this the winningest season in program history with a 25-16, 25-17, 25-14 sweep. Joe Hyatt led the way with eight aces and 11 kills, while Nate Newton added four aces, one kill and 14 digs. Hollis Brookline 3, Souhegan ...

South beats North girls lacrosse, evens Battle of Bridge

NASHUA – Nashua South senior Ashley Eppolito arrived at Stellos Stadium knowing it could be a memorable day. The Panthers were aiming for the girls lacrosse program’s first three-game win streak and Eppolito wanted to beat crosstown rival Nashua North in the Battle of the Bridge for the ...

Saturday’s High School Highlights

BASEBALL Merrimack 8, Nashua North 4 The Tomahawks finished what they started a few weeks ago, beating the Titans in the continuation of an April 25 game. Saturday’s action started in the bottom of the second with Merrimack up 2-0. Alex Thornton tallied two hits for Merrimack (5-7), while ...

Friday’s High School Highlights

For the first time in over a year, the Souhegan baseball team met its match. Kaito Kramarcyck tossed a complete game and Hollis Brookline snapped Souhegan’s 26-game win streak Friday with a 5-2 victory in Hollis. Kramarcyck surrendered only four hits and two earned runs while striking out ...

Youth serves Titans better than it does Panthers, 12-4

NASHUA – Youth was served in the Nashua High School North-South Battle of the Bridge softball game on Thursday. It’s just that North’s youth was served a bit better by way of a 12-4 win at South Field. Both teams started freshman pitchers – and a combined nine freshmen overall – but ...

Delier delivers nine RBIs for unbeaten Spartans

SOFTBALL Milford 19, ConVal 1 The 10-0 Spartans cruised, as Paige Delier led the way by far with nine RBIs and three runs scored. Delier had an RBI single in the first, three run homer in the second, sac fly in the third, and, for good measure, a grand slam in the fourth. Stephanie Bishop went ...

Panthers may be clawing their way to tourney berth

NASHUA – Don Gorelick knew exactly what to make of this year’s Nashua High School South boys tennis team when the Titans team he coaches fell to the Panthers the other day in the Battle of the Bridge match. “Impressive,” he said. “What they’ve done is pretty impresssive.” He ...

Panther tennis sweep to lead Tuesday’s High School Highlights

Some of the other sports in the annual Nashua North-South Battle of the Bridge have yet to take the field, but the game of tennis belongs to the Panthers. South came through with a sweep of its matches against North, the Panther girls winning 7-2 and the South boys rolling 8-1. In the boys ...

BG girls lacrosse comes out firing in 14-4 win over Merrimack

MERRIMACK – Bishop Guertin came out firing and didn’t stop. Olivia Koutsos scored 27 seconds into the Cardinals’ game at Merrimack, she found Kate Bradford for two more quick goals and the Cardinals started an offensive barrage that culminated in a 14-4 girls lacrosse victory over ...

Bats rule in Guertin’s 10-5 win over Alvirne

HUDSON – Alvirne-Bishop Guertin softball, featuring the Broncos’ Nicole Teague versus the Cards’ Bridget Soraghan. Aces wild. Pitchers duel, right? Guess again. The Guertin hitters, led by Neysa Ouellette and her six RBIs, had other ideas as the Cardinals left Hudson on Monday with a ...

Monday’s High School Highlights

BASEBALL Merrimack 1, Nashua South 0 The Tomahawks won it with a Cody Pfiefer walk-off single for his first varsity hit. Justin Grassini went eight scoreless innings, striking out eight, and giving up two hits, while Jake Mainey got the win in relief. South pitcher Devin Gates brought a ...

Saturday’s High School Highlights

GIRLS LACROSSE Bedford 12, Bishop Guertin 11 In a Division I showdown at Stellos Stadium, Emily Santom’s fourth goal of the contest gave Bishop Guertin a one-goal edge in the final frame, but Bedford pulled ahead at 12-11 with 4:52 remaining and held on for the hard-fought victory. The ...

Friday’s High School Highlights

BOYS VOLLEYBALL Hollis Brookline 3, Goffstown 0 The defending champion Cavaliers improved to 5-2 on the season with a 25-17, 25-16, 29-27 sweep of the Grizzlies on Friday in Hollis. Scott Van Coughnett orchestrated the offense with 29 assists, while Nick Wood led the hitting with 13 kills. ...