Kids Sports

Solid week for Nashua in Little League fall ball action

BASEBALL Greater Nashua Fall Little League Windham 4, Nashua Red 3 Shea Ninteau, Yakiell Torres and Aidan Rocheville threw two solid innings each, combining for 11 strikeouts, but Nashua came up on the short end of a 4-3 score against Windham. Ninteau paced an otherwise quiet offense with an ...

Nashua Dodgers 11U dominate Labor Day tournament

The 11U Nashua Jr. Dodgers were undefeated (5-0-1) in the first annual Labor Day Slugfest hosted by the Greater Nashua Prospects recently. They defeated Team Maplewood from Fall River, Mass., 9-4 in the tourney's championship game. The contest featured four home runs with each team hitting ...

Nashua PAL Force teams having ups and downs

The Nashua PAL Force football teams have had mixed results the first two weeks of the season. Here's some of their results: Pelham tops Nashua 8U The Nashua Warriors ran into a tough Pelham defense, despite the blocking of Ian Leonardi, CamRon Pena, Devon Dattoli and Andrew Vertigans. ...

Eight crowned in Elks Gr. Nashua Soccer Shoot

Eight area children won their respective age divisions at the 16th annual Elks Greater Nashua Soccer Shoot, which was held at the Main Dunstable Road Soccer Fields in Nashua. Twelve-year-old Max Lopez, of Nashua, won the Boys U14 Grid Division, scoring 43 points. It was he highest score at ...

Executive Club swimmers enjoy success

Executive Swim Club area swimmers enjoyed success at various championship meets recently outside of New England. Lindsey Wagner, 15, competed in USA Swimming's Summer Junior National Championships in Minneapolis, Minn. Wagner competed in the 50-meter freestyle with her qualifying time of ...

YMCA Storm swims to first-place finish

The YMCA of Greater Nashua has announced that the Storm Swim Team's great success at the Granite State Swimming Association (GSSA) State Meet earlier this month. Swimmers come from all around the region: Nashua, Merrimack, Hollis, Amherst, Milford, Hudson, Brookline, Bedford, Manchester, as ...

Nashua Little League All Stars win 11U Summer Classic

The Nashua Little League 11U All Star team went 6-0 in tournament play over a one-week span to win the Tyngsborough (Mass.) Summer Classic - beating teams New Hampshire teams from Pelham and Manchester, and Massachusetts teams from Tewksbury, Tyngsborough and Lowell. In the 2-0 championship ...

Elks Soccer Shoot set for Aug. 20

The Nashua Lodge of Elks No. 720 will host the 16th annual Greater Nashua Soccer Shoot contest from 8:30-11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20 at the Main Dunstable Road Soccer Fields in Nashua. Prizes will be awarded to the top three in each of the eight groups (four boys and four girls). Winners ...

Bulletin Board

Soccer Nashua boys, girls registration Fall registration for the Nashua Youth Soccer League is now open. Boys and girls in Nashua and surrounding towns born between Sept. 30, 2002 and Oct. 1, 2010 are eligible. General registration will be open through Aug. 6. The cost is $35 if you register ...

Nashua 15 year olds in Babe Ruth state tourney

The Nashua 15-year-old Babe Ruth All-Star team swept through the District Pool A bracket with a 7-4 win over Goffstown, securing a district title and a spot in the state tournament in Goffstown. Goffstown led 3-1 early, but the Nashua bats came to life in the fourth inning, scoring six runs ...

Nashua Babe Ruth 15s win district title

The Nashua 15-year-old Babe Ruth All Star team finished a sweep of District Pool A to the title on Monday with a 7-4 win over host Goffstown. Goffstown took a quick 3-1 lead, but Nashua's six-run fourth inning proved decisive. Nashua pitcher Cam Nixon went six innings, allowing three runs ...

Nashua All-Stars start districts strong

The Nashua Babe Ruth 15-year-old All-Stars opened strong in the District Tournament on Friday afternoon in Goffstown with a decisive win over Concord by a score of 12-2. Nashua put pressure on Concord from the start, with multiple base hits in most of the six innings, and scoring runs in ...

Indians capture City Babe Ruth title

The Indians captured the Nashua City Babe Ruth League Championship with a 9-8 win in the deciding game over the White Sox. The White Sox took an early lead of 5-0 in the second inning on an RBI base on balls to Cam Nixon, followed by Mark Thibault's grand slam. The Indians started chipping ...

Nashua wins Cal Ripken District 4 championship

The Nashua 10U Red All-Stars beat Amherst in two straight games, 15-8 and 11-1, to win the Cal Ripken District 4 title. Nashua will now move on to the state tournament in Exeter beginning July 2. Nashua rallied from an 8-4 deficit to win Game 1 and then scored runs in almost every inning for ...

Cardinals claim Cal Ripken Majors title

CAL RIPKEN CITY CHAMPIONSHIPS Majors Cardinals win title, 13-11 The Cardinals captured the Nashua Cal Ripken Majors city championship, topping the Diamondbacks 13-11 in the second and deciding game of the finals. Alex Hulfacher's two-run homer gave the D-Backs a quick 2-0 lead but the Cards ...

Pennichuck strong at state track meets

Nashua's Pennichuck Junior High School had a strong showing at the recent Divison Meet in Concord with the girls team finishing first and the boys team second. Other schools who competed were Gilbert Hood, Hampstead, Nashua Catholic, Parkside, Rundlett and West Running Brook. Girls highlights ...

Greater Nashua Little League Majors action heats up

Twins 9, Rockies 6 Top hitters included Isaac Crivac (3 for 4), Kory Cassie (2 for 4, two doubles), Nick Shaw (2 for 4) and Thomas Campbell (2 for 4). Eric Perry and Kyle Vancelette had their first hits of the season. Cardinals 8, Red Sox 2 Cardinals pitcher Tommy Tierney fell just short of a ...

Nashua Little League, Cal Ripken square off

BASEBALL The Greater Nashua Little League and Cal Ripken League played two exhibition games against each other recently with the following results: GNLL Cardinals 5,Cal Ripken Diamondbacks 2 The Cards' Drew Frostled off the game with a home run and his team never trailed. Alec Jenkerson added ...

Nashua Blast U15 Purple keeps rolling with 14-2 win

GIRLS LACROSSE Nashua Blast U15 Purple face Amherst First place is on the line Sunday at Stellos Stadium when the 6-0 Nashua Blast U15 Girls Purple team hosts fellow unbeaten Amherst at 4:45 p.m. Last week the Blast cruised past Hopkinton, 14-2, with Melanie Hutchinson scoring right off her ...

Nashua Blast girls lacrosse remains undefeated

LACROSSE Nashua Blast Girls rout Exeter, 12-3 The Nashua Blast U15 Girls Purple routed Exeter, 12-3, to move to 4-0 on the season and extend its overall win streak to 14 straight games going back to last year. The Blast is currently tied for first place in the NHYLA "A" ...