High Schools

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 ...

High School Highlights: Nashua South softball triumphs

Softball NASHUA NORTH 7, PORTSMOUTH 6 Alexis Miranda’s RBI single in the bottom of the seventh scored Nicole Perault with the game-winning run in the completion of a suspended game that was picked up with North trailing 5-3 in the second inning. It’s the Titans first win of the ...

High School Highlights: Guertin baseball now 8-0

Baseball Bishop Guertin 7, Londonderry 4 The Cardinals win the battle of the undefeated and move to 8-0. Stephen McClendon got the win on the mound for Guertin, going five one third innings allowing eight hits and two earned runs, while striking out four. Noah Therrien got the save, going ...

North, South girls come away with rainy wins

Once again, the area's schedule was doused with the exception of a few games Friday. Here's a look: GIRLS LACROSSE NASHUA SOUTH 21, TIMBERLANE 5 South improved to 6-2 with seven in the scoring column: Kirsten McIntire (nine goals, assist), Liz Harrington (four goals,), Sarah Signorello ...

Hungry Panthers devour Titans in Holman matinee

NASHUA – A couple of days ago, Nashua High School South baseball coach James Gaj was bemoaning the lack of games played by his team this season due to the poor weather. However, after his team dismantled Nashua North 15-3 on Wednesday in a sun-covered Holman Stadium matinee cut to six ...

Bishop Guertin baseball tops Nashua North

NASHUA – Thursday was unquestionably an absolutely magnificent spring day, with temperatures approaching 70 and the sun shining brightly throughout. But it wasn’t the ideal day for the Nashua North baseball squad to step into the path of the Bishop Guertin High juggernaut, falling by a ...

High School Highlights: Alvirne softball tips Nashua North

Softball Alvirne 5, Nashua North 3 The Broncos (4-5) inched toward the .500 mark with a win as Kiara Chase went the distance on the mound, allowing nine hits and fanning eight in the win. Trailing 3-2, Alicia Salvalzo tripled in the top of the seventh and scored. Haley Peaslee (2 for 4) ...

South baseball hoping to finally play today vs. North

NASHUA – It's really the warmup act for a bigger event nine days later. But actually, for the Nashua High School South baseball team, today's 1 p.m. game vs. rival Nashua North at Holman Stadium will be more of a coming out party. Providing the game is played, of course. This season, you ...