Kids Sports

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 ...

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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" ...

Nashua Blast Girls U15 improve to 3-0 on season

The Blast U15 Purple Girls improved to 3-0 on the season with a hard-fought, physical 11-5 win against a good Bedford team. Julia Cote got the party started for the Blast 2:30 into the contest with an aggressive drive and jump shot goal assisted by Bailey Morin. Cote would then feed Mel ...

Nashua PAL names Montminy as Player of Year

The Police Athletic League (Nashua PAL) announced that its 2016 Basketball Player of the Year is 15-year-old Brian Montminy. Montminy, along with PAL's Athletes of the Year in football, cross country, boxing, and cheerleading will be honored with other award winners - including Hollywood ...

Nashua Catholic wrestlers solid in NY tourney

Nashua Catholic Regional Junior High School's Owen Finn, of Nashua, and Jesse Brochu, of Manchester, excelled in the recently held Gene Mills Eastern National Wrestling Tournament in Syracuse, N.Y. Finn placed fifth in his weight class, while Brochu was fourth. BASKETBALL New England Flames ...

Mike O’Malley is Nashua’s PAL of the Year

The nonprofit Nashua Police Athletic League and Youth Safe Haven announced that its board of directors has chosen Mike O'Malley as its 2016 PAL of the Year. O'Malley is a Nashua native who is a Hollywood actor, writer and producer. He will be honored at the sixth annual PAL Sports Dinner at ...

Spring registration deadlines are fast approaching

BASEBALL Nashua Babe Ruth registration The Nashua Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting player registration forms for the upcoming Babe Ruth Baseball season. Registration forms are available at the following locations: Jeannotte's Market, Bright Spot Convenience Store, Nashua ...

NE Edge Squirts win tourney, PeeWees 2nd

The New England Edge Youth Hockey program had a great showing in tournaments in Lake Placid, N.Y. With 6.4 seconds left in triple overtime on the 1980 Miracle Rink in Lake Placid, Chase McBride scored to give the New England Edge Squirt AA team the Can/Am Challenger Cup Lake Placid Tournament ...

Cavs beat Sharks to repeat as Boys Biddy champs

The Cavaliers shut down the high powered previously 19-0 Sharks, 39-33, to capture their second straight Nashua Boys Biddy Basketball title. A fourth quarter 11-4 run did the trick after it was tied at 11 after one, 19-17 at the half and 29-28 Sharks after three quarters. Josh Lentz, the ...