Kids Sports

Nashua Elks Hoop Shoot set for Dec. 3

Players from area youth groups such as CYO, Biddy Basketball, church groups, as well as any interested area boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 13 are eligible to participate in the 44th annual Greater Nashua Elks Hoop Shoot Free Throw contest on Saturday, Dec. 3 at 8 a.m. in the Elm ...

Elks Hoop Shoot just around the corner

The annual Elks Hoop Shoot Free Throw Contest will be held at 8 a.m. Dec. 3 in the Elm Street Middle School Gym in Nashua. The contest is open to all area boys and girls ages 8-13 (April 1, 2017 designates age). Categories (age divisions) are 8-9, 10-11, and 12-13 for both boys and girls. ...

Fairgrounds volleyball finishes perfect season

The Fairgrounds Middle School volleyball team completed its undefeated season by repeating as the Tri County champions with a 2-1 win over Hollis Brookline Middle School on Friday at Bishop Guertin High School with set scores of 25-18, 23-25, 17-15. In the quarterfinal round of the Tri County ...

Nashuan wins U-12 girls soccer shoot state title

Greater Nashua Elks Soccer Shoot Champion, 11-year-old Alexandria Kapopoulos of Nashua, won the U-12 girls state title as she scored 42 points in the 2016 New Hampshire Elks Soccer Championship last Sunday at Portsmouth High School. Four other Greater Nashua Elks Soccer Champions also did ...

Nashua PAL Force 8U strong vs. Derry Demons

FOOTBALL The Nashua PAL Force 8U team had a good showing recently in the rain and mud against the Derry Demons. Jack Krulikowski was on fire with tackling, while some other key tackles in the game came from Jake Homsy, Mason Dandeneau, Dharyus Sisay, Connor Johnston,Adrian Cruz, Aivan Garcia, ...

Eight locals reach state final of Elks Soccer Shoot

Eight Greater Nashua Elks Soccer Shoot Champions will be competing at Portsmouth High School on Sunday, Oct. 16 for the New Hampshire State Elks Soccer Shoot Championship. Registration begins at 9 a.m., and the Shootout will begin at 10. The local competitors are: 12-year-old Max Lopez, U-14 ...

Elks Crusaders shut out Derry Demons in 11U action

FOOTBALL Nashua Elks Crusaders Crusaders 11U 8, Derry 0 The Crusaders defensive line of Alvin Pascual, Matthew Harding, Connor Comeau, Cody Goode and Elwyn Martinez controlled the line of scrimmage. With the assistance from linebackers Nicholas Scopa, Colby Vancellette, Dillon Walton, Jaiden ...

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 ...