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KidSports: Nashua PAL 8U shines

It was two out of three this past week for the Nashua PAL Force: NASHUA 8U TOPS MILFORD Nashua stayed unbeaten, sparked by a shutout defense led by linebackers Adam Collier, Tobias Burtsell, Savian Cruz, Ezra Mitchell, and Javi Segovia. It was a close game at halftime but a TD run in the ...

Nashua left its mark on 14U World Series

The Nashua 14U Babe Ruth All-Stars learned one important thing in their week at the Babe Ruth World Series in Demoplis, Ala. They belonged. “Absolutely,” Nashua coach Todd Holbrook said after his team competed in three of their four games, going 1-3. “Absolutely. It was the first ...

Nashua Elks preparing to host Soccer Shoot on Aug. 24

The Nashua Lodge of Elks 720 will be holding its 19th Annual Greater Nashua “Soccer Shoot” contest on Saturday morning, Aug. 24 from 8:30-11a.m. at the Main Dunstable Road Soccer Fields in Nashua. Prizes will be awarded to the top three in each of the 10 groups (five boys and five ...

KidSports: Yankees win Nashua Babe Ruth crown

The Yankees captured the Nashua Babe Ruth title with a two-game sweep of the Braves in the finals and 2-1 series win in the best-of-three semis over the Tigers. Here’s a look at their five game road: FINALS GAME 1 YANKEES 13, BRAVES 0 Brady Sullivan shut down the Braves and AJ Mack ...

Nashua Catholic wins Tri-Country crown

The Nashua Catholic Regional Junior High School baseball team defeated Boynton Middle School of New Ipswich, 9-2 earlier this week to win the Tri-County Division 4 Championship. Starting pitcher Peter Meconi kept the Boynton offense in check as he pitched six strong innings, only allowing two ...

Nashua Cal Ripken baseball results

NASHUA CAL RIPKEN AAA DIAMONDBACKS 17, ORIOLES 6 Johnny Graven (3 for 3, three runs, RBI), Patrick LeMay (2 for 3, two runs, two RBIs), and Kelvin Agyeman (2 for 2, three RBIs) paced the offense for the D-Backs. Owen Varley (2 for 3, three RBIs) starred for the Orioles. Ryan Caruso ...

KidSports: Elm Street, Pennichuck win track titles

Track and field The Elm Street Junior High track team captured the boys Nashua City Middle School Meet with 102 points, followed by Pennichuck (59), Merrimack (48), and Nashua Catholic (29). Pennichuck captured the girls meet with 106 points, followed by Elm Street (62), Merrimack (54) and ...

Local ‘Hoop Shoot’ hotshots end amazing run

Nashua’s three 20l9 State Elks Hoop Shoot Champions, 9-year old Ryan Caruso, 11-year old Ebuka Okorie and 12-year old Joshua Caruso, finished third, third and fourth respectively in the New England Elks Hoop Shoot Regionals in Portland, Me. The six 2019 New England Regional champions ...

Milford’s Dube battles at Ninja Worlds in Connecticut

MILFORD – As far as athletes go, Mickayla Dube is not your average, run-of-the-mill middle school cheerleader. The 13-year-old seventh-grader at Milford Middle School has another side, a dark, cryptic side if you will. Dube is an aspiring American Ninja Warrior. And this ...

KidSports: Merrimack wrestlers excel

he Merrimack Youth Wrestling Program had 11 wrestlers earn medals for finishing in the top four in their brackets in the recent Queen City Class Tournament at Manchester Central High School. Seventh grader Brendan Curley grabbed the championship in his division with one win by pin and one by ...

KidSports: Elks Hoop Shoot set for Jan. 5

Nashua youths 13-year-old Morgan Gillis, 12-year-old Joshua Caruso, 11-year-old Ebuke Okorie, and 9-year-olds Ryan Caruso and Elosiella Sadoski will be seeking to win the 2019 New Hampshire State Elks Southwest District Hoop Shoot Championship on Saturday, Jan. 5 at 10 a.m. at the Monadnock ...

KIdSports: Nashua PAL football team advances in playoffs

FOOTBALL Nashua PAL team in title game The Nashua PAL Force 13U football team topped Windham, 22-13, and was scheduled to face Pelham this weekend in the state title game. Earlier, Nashua topped the Blue Storm, 35-0, in its regular season finale. Derek Finlay got the scoring going ...

KidSports: Playoff success for Nashua PAL football

Nashua PAL 10U wins playoff Connor Johnston and Kobe Perry had two touchdowns while Adiran Cruz, Jedwin Lluveres and Jake Homsy had a TD apiece in a 47-13 win over the Junior Wildcats. Cruz , Aden Pimentel, Johnston, and Ryme O’Brien each had extra points while key tackles were made on ...

KidSports: Nashua PAL Force football teams strong

Nashua 8U tops Salem Bentley Christman started Force off with a big tackle, followed by more hard hits by both Anthony Samaral and Gustavo Baldon to set the tone on defense. Back Yandel Valesquez behind a good offensive line scored the first TD, with Christman getting the extra point. Eli ...

KidSports: Locals hot at Greater Nashua Elks Soccer Shoot

Seven area youths won their respective age divisions at the 18th annual Elks Greater Nashua Soccer Shoot at the Main Dunstable Road Soccer Fields. Thirteen-year-old Charles Wason of Amherst won the Boys U-14 Grid Divison scoring 33 points and 12-year-old Allen Hogan of Nashua finished second ...

Nashua Little Leaguers helping out Jimmy Fund

Nashua Little Leaguers are stepping up to the plate in the fight against cancer. Greater Nashua Little League 10U All Stars have joined Jimmy Fund Little League, presented by Extra Innings and Franklin Sports. Jimmy Fund Little League, now in its 32nd season, provides thousands of New ...

Nashua Cal Ripken wins in 9U tourney

Cal Ripken 9U West Area Tourney The Nashua Cal Ripken 9U All-Stars advanced this past week to the finals of the West District Tournament in Swanzey, which automatically qualified them for the state tournament. The finals were held as Kids Sports went to press and details will be in next week. ...

KidSports: Cal Ripken, Nashua Little League reports

BASEBALL Nashua Cal Ripken Majors Playoffs Royals 11, Giants 4 In the third meeting between the two, the Royals rallied from trailing 4-3 in the top of the fifth. Ben Adamonis entered the game and drew a leadoff walk. After two walks, Chase O’Brien tied the game with a single to ...

KidSports: Fairgrounds baseball now 2-0

Nashua’s Fairgrounds Middle School baseball team moved to 2-0 on the season with a 5-2 win over Litchfield. Isaiah Hedquest pitched four shutout innings allowing no runs one hit and striking out five. Leo Kopicko came in to pitch the final 2 1/3 innings, giving up just a single hit and ...

New England Gymnastics Training Center teams take three championships

New England Gymnastics Training Center of Hudson captured first place in the Levels 3, 4 and 5 competitions in the 2018 Hall of Fame Classic held in North Andover, Mass. Nashua’s Allie Marone led the way, earning first place in the Level 3 Senior division All-Around. Nashua’s Hailey ...