High Schools

Titans have no fear in 47-18 rout of Keene

NASHUA – Nashua High School North coach Dante Laurendi always tells his players to beware no matter what the opponent’s record is. On Friday night, the Titans had nothing fear, though, raising their record to 6-1 after a 47-18 romp of 1-6 Keene at Stellos Stadium. It was a game that was ...

Nashua North’s Zimmerman wins state golf title

Bryce Zimmerman had plenty of reasons not to be a state champion. There were the rugged weather conditions Saturday at Derryfield CC, a stacked field including defending Division I champ CJ Ladue of Bedford and the fact that Zimmerman is just a sophomore. Nashua North’s No. 1 simply ...

Goffstown football fends off Nashua South

GOFFSTOWN – Battered, bruised and undermanned, the Nashua South football team was right where it wanted to be Saturday afternoon, courageously slugging it out against a superior (on paper) foe at 3-3 Goffstown High. In one drive to open the second half, the Panthers nearly doubled their ...

Bedford football dominates Bishop Guertin

BEDFORD – Bishop Guertin made sure Bedford’s scoreless streak dating back to Sept.14 was going to end. It quickly did on Joey DeSilva’s 60-yard touchdown pass to Brendan Callahan just over six minutes into the game. With the defensive seal broken, Bedford quarterback Thomas Morgan ...

Campbell likely to get forfeit win; no game today

If you were planning to head to Litchfield to see the Campbell High School football team take on Inter Lakes-Moultonborough this afternoon, you'll have to find another game to watch. The Cougars may have already won. Campbell athletic director Jarod Mills told The Telegraph on Friday night ...

Souhegan football rallies past Hollis Brookline

AMHERST – Robin Bowkett and his staff could take a bow for their halftime adjustments to the Souhegan High defensive scheme. Or they could be honest and tell the truth. Friday night’s 35-28 comeback win over Hollis Brookline had a lot more to do with the players than any X’s and/or ...

Merrimack football rips Concord for sixth win

CONCORD – Most teams want to win the field position battle. For Merrimack, it didn’t matter. The Tomahawks defense did its job all night and limited the Concord offense and two long touchdown runs and 203 yards on the ground from Ben Eichman and dropped the Crimson Tide 39-7 on ...

High School Highlights: Merrimack boys soccer tips North

Boys soccer Merrimack 2, Nashua North 1 The Tomahawks (5-9) take the victory Friday night, with Carter Tess finding the upper left corner for the game winner. Jay Wozniak led off the scoring 28 minutes into the game, and a halftime score 1-0 Merrimack. The Titans (9-4-1) tied the game early ...

High School Football Week 7 Preview Capsules

DIVISION I Keene (1-5) vs. Nashua North (5-1) WHEN: Friday, 6:30 p.m. WHERE: Stellos Stadium. LAST WEEK: Nashua North 41, Bishop Guertin 20; Merrimack 35, Keene 0. LAST YEAR: Nashua North 38, Keene 13. FYI: A clear example of two teams heading in different directions, the Titans ...

BG girls top North; South volleyball, Campbell soccer stay unbeaten

Here's a look at Wednesday's high school action across the area that included Nashua South girls volleyball remaining unbeaten along with Campbell boys soccer: GIRLS VOLLEYBALL Bishop Guertin 3, Nashua North 0 The Cardinals moved to 12-2 with a 25-17, 25-16, 25-14 sweep, pulling away midway ...

Area teams struggle in Division I golf tourney

The two local teams in the Division I golf tournament didn’t fare all that well in the rain on Thursday, but a few individuals did. Bishop Guertin’s Jack Fitzgerald finished tied for first in individual scores with a four-over 75 at the Oaks Golf Links in Somersworth. He was deadlocked ...

Perfection proves elusive for high school football prognosticator

The big fella sits in total pout mode. Yep, again. Another 7-1 week. So close. Well not really, this time I was two scores away from perfection. But hey we drift into the final third of the regular season still hungry but often perplexed at 38-8. Game of the Week Hollis Brookline at ...

Dieu Merci gives North a late win over BG

NASHUA – Merci, Cardinals and officials. Rule of thumb when playing the Nashua High School North boys soccer team: Don’t give Titan Sami Dieu Merci a free kick late in a game, because he doesn’t miss. He boomed a 25 yarder just out of the reach of Bishop Guertin goalie Michael Poublon ...

Conrad’s save helps force 0-0 tie for North and BG girls

NASHUA – You know, of course, the old saying about how a tie is like kissing your sister. Well, the entire Nashua High School North girls soccer team probably felt like planting one big smooch on Titans sophomore goalie Victoria Conrad after Tuesday night’s 0-0 double overtime deadlock ...

Sabers fifth, Cavaliers seventh in Divison II golf tourney

Things went pretty much according to plan in Tuesday's Division II golf championship at Pease Golf Club in Portmouth. But Souhegan deviated from that plan just a little bit. The Sabers, who finished just 13-12 during the regular season and got the seventh and final tourney spot, finished ...

High School Highlights: Hollis Brookline boys soccer triumphs

Boys soccer Hollis Brookline 2, Pembroke 0 Mark that three in a row for the Cavaliers, as they shutout Pembroke. Ethan Smith started the scoring in the 28th minute from a JJ Kennedy cross. Kennedy then found the net himself scoring on a Dale Jacobs assist. Hollis Brookline is at ...

Local teams set for high school golf tourneys

In the blink of an eye, it's over. The fastest season in high school sports is usually high school golf, which takes just under two months to complete. That time has arrived, as the four division team championships will be decided this week, with two today (Divisions II and IV), and two on ...

North, Harris pull away from Bishop Guertin, 41-20

NASHUA – The Nashua High School North/Curtis Harris train continues to run right on schedule, and right now the Titans rule the city. The Titans improved to 5-1 with a 41-20 win over a game local rival Bishop Guertin on Saturday night, a week after topping Nashua South in a game in which ...

High School Football Rewind: Nashua North rolls along at 5-1

The state of high school football in the city of Nashua? Three different answers: One team is marching ahead to a likely playoff berth, another is fighting for its playoff life, and a third is hoping it has a spark for the program’s future. Nashua North is now 5-1 after Saturday night’s ...

Souhegan steps up, keeps playoff hopes alive

DERRY — The Souhegan High football team needed something good to happen, and the Sabers got it. John Lohnes and the offense erupted for a 43-33 win over Pelham High on Saturday. Both teams now stand at 3-3. Lohnes was absolutely immense, running for 153 yards on 25 carries and hitting 14 ...