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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 ...

Nashua’s Sola ready for Elks Regional Hoop Shoot in Maine

State Elks Hoop Shoot champion Arianna Sola, an 11 year old from Nashua, will be one of 36 boys and girls taking part in Saturday morning'sNew England Regional Championships in Portland, Maine. The contest, which is open to the public, will start at 9:15 a.m. The New England Regional Hoop ...

Knicks win Boys Jr. Biddy title

The Knicks, behind 15 points by Jon Markot, rallied from a halftime deficit to top the Hornets 31-25 to win the city championship. Other members of the title team, coached by Kevin and Bill Shaw, included Drew and Brodie Bushey, Luke Peters, Cameron Brunelle, Ronan Bradshaw, Ezra Baez, Jasani ...

Fairgrounds wrestlers win middle-school tourney

Fairgrounds captured the 10th annual Mark Thibault Memorial All-City Middle School Wrestling Tournament recently. The event, held in conjunction with the Greater Nashua Boys and Girls Club, traditionally features the three Nashua middle schools (Fairgrounds, Elm Street, Pennichuck) as well as ...

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BULLETIN BOARD 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 ...

Nashua’s Sola wins Elks Hoop Shoot state title

Greater Nashua Elks Hoop Shoot Champion and New Hampshire Southwest District Champion 11-year-old Ariana Sola won the Elks Hoop Shoot Girls 10-11 Division at the State Championship in Franklin. Connor Kelly of Nashua was the 8-9 boys runner-up with with 20 free throws, while 9-year-old Taylor ...