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Bishop Guertin boys basketball rallies for win over Winnacunnet

NASHUA – C.J. Boykin threw up a haphazard shot with two seconds left that found twine, capping a Bishop Guertin comeback Friday night as the Cardinals beat Winnacunnet 70-68. “It was a read and react type of situation,” Boykin said. “I had two defenders ...

Souhegan gets past John Stark

AMHERST – Some new faces stepped up to help get the Souhegan High School boys basketball team a lead Friday night against John Stark, but when it came to crunch time, it was a senior who shut the door on the Generals. Brian Dworkin, one of the few players who got varsity minutes for ...

Souhegan boys face fight to keep Division II track title

The Souhegan High School boys track team will seek its third straight Division II championship Sunday, but it might take a few outstanding individual efforts for the Sabers to do so. A year ago, Souhegan won the meet comfortably, beating second-place Portsmouth by 50 points. This time around, ...

Souhegan seniors have rejuvenated girls hockey program

When Caree Pitts was a freshman, she received some disheartening news. Pitts, now a senior, has played ice hockey since a young age. When she lived in Florida, she played roller hockey on a boys team. But when she started at Souhegan High School, she heard people talk about the state of the ...

Campbell wrestlers give Plymouth tough time before falling

LITCHFIELD – The Campbell wrestling team has been establishing itself as one of the teams to beat in Division III. Winning five consecutive matches entering Wednesday, the Cougars were certainly looking to make a statement against undefeated Plymouth. In spite of the eventual loss, ...

Slow start hurts Alvirne boys hoop in loss to Exeter

HUDSON – The Alvirne boys basketball team was casting out and reeling in Exeter through the duration of their meeting, but the Blue Hawks slipped away with just a few minutes to spare. The Broncos fell to Exeter 64-56 in a Division I game of catch up on Wednesday night. Trailing by ...

James Gaj takes over Nashua South baseball program

NASHUA – James Gaj says it’s simply a case of staying with his class. He’s sticking with the players he coached two years ago as the freshman baseball coach at Nashua High School South, and last year as the Panthers’ junior varsity coach. Now ...

Hollis Brookline boys hoop routs St. Thomas

HOLLIS – Full court, pressure defense hasn’t been something the Hollis Brookline High School boys basketball team has worked on a lot this season. But watching Tuesday night’s game against St. Thomas, you wouldn’t have known. The Cavaliers opened the ...

Campbell girls let big lead slip away in loss to Bow

LITCHFIELD – After three quarters of Tuesday night’s Division III girls basketball game, Campbell High School was the better team on the court against Bow, but that story line was reversed within the final frame. The Cougars suffered their first loss of the season, falling ...

Bishop Guertin cruises to 54-point win over Timberlane

Megan Kerutis and Jamie Sherburne scored four and two points, respectively, and Bishop Guertin still won by 54 at home Wednesday night. The Cardinals didn’t need their leading scorers for more than the first quarter in a 69-15 win over winless Timberlane Regional (0-10). Emma ...

BG keeps Timberlane’s losing streak alive at 73

Kyle Gavin scored a game-high 14 points while Andrew Williams and John Noon added 12 each, as Bishop Guertin recorded a 75-55 road win over Timberlane Regional on Wednesday night in Plaistow. Joe Marandola and Jack Zimmerman chipped in with 11 and 10 points, respectively, to lift the Cardinals ...

Pearson hat trick powers BG past Brady, 8-1

Justin Pearson scored three goals and assisted on two more to lead the Cardinals past Bishop Brady, 8-1, in Concord. Griffin Scanlon stopped 11 of the 12 shots he faced to secure the win in net for BG (2-6-1). Max McCabe scored two goals of his own, while John Krapian (two assists), Tim Trudel ...

Nashua North Ends Losing Streak, Beats Bishop Brady

Danny Leblanc and Robert Lavine each had four points as they helped the Titans top Bishop Brady 6-1 and end their three-game losing streak. Leblanc scored twice for North while contributing two assists. Lavine also scored a goal to go along with his three assists. Jake Latham scored twice for ...

Manchester Central tops Merrimack in battle of boys hoop unbeatens

MANCHESTER – Eric Gendron was under blanket coverage Monday night and couldn’t find a rhythm as Merrimack High School fell 62-59 in the battle of Division I unbeatens at Manchester Central High School. With the Little Green on the verge of pulling away late, the Tomahawks, ...

Even without its leader, Merrimack boys basketball team battles Central

Tim Goodridge was pretty clear in Friday night’s postgame interview after his Tomahawks’ thrashing of Concord at home. The Merrimack High School boys varsity basketball coach classified Manchester Central as the team to beat in Division I. In his eyes, Manchester has the ...

Milford falls to Oyster River

A tale of two halves didn’t go the visiting Spartans’ way in a 56-46 loss, despite the fact they held the Bobcats to 18 points in the final two periods. Ross Briggs and Mitch Banuskevich had 10 points apiece for the Spartans (1-7), who trailed 38-24 at the half. At ...

North tops South, Timberlane

The Nashua North girls totaled 391 points, beating Timberlane (374) and rival Nashua South (369). The Titans took the top three spots with Carolyn Marquis first with a two-run total of 41.91, followed by Bailey Ruhm (43.68) and Rachel Sullivan (47.49). South was led by Alyssa Freeman, who was ...

Panthers second, North third

Nashua South totaled 377 points, ahead of Nashua North (366) but behind winner Timberlane (391). Jack Rice was the top skier for South, finishing third at 41.45, while Zach Peterson was eighth at 45.84. South’s Kevin Smith (47.23) was 11th, followed by the Panthers’ Evan ...

Campbell sinks Bow, 47-33

The visiting Cougars used a 19-2 run in the second quarter to take control. Zach Bergeon led the way with 21 points, while Harrison Vedrani added eighth and Justin DiBenedetto had seven. The Cougars host Somersworth on Thursday at 7 p.m.

Merrimack, Manchester Central meet in battle of unbeatens

Tim Goodridge has been around the game of basketball for a long time and the head coach of the Merrimack High School boys team knows that games in January count a little bit less than games in March. But it’s hard to not make a big deal of the next game on the schedule for the ...