Kids Sports

Merrimack boys win U12 indoor soccer title

The sixth-seeded Merrimack Marauders won the Boys U12 Hampshire Dome indoor soccer championship for the top playoff division, beating the Nos 3, 7 and 1 seed the 3, 7, and 1 seeds consecutively in the playoff tournament. Those three teams had regular season records of 7-1, 4-4, and 8-0, ...

Nashua Catholic sweeps wrestling tri-meet

Host Nashua Catholic topped both Rundlett Middle School of Concord, and Keene Middle School in a recent wrestling tri-meet. Standout performers for the locals included sixth grader Liam Finn, who went undefeated in his four matches and Erik Curcio and Evangeline Rockwell who each won ...

5 locals grab district titles

Five Greater Nashua Elks Hoop Shoot champions won 2016 Southwest District Hoop Shoot championships on Jan. 9 at the Derry Boys and Girls Club. Nashua 11-year-old Ariana Sola, last year's state champion, had the hottest hand at the district free throw event, draining 24 of 25 shots for the ...

MYA wrestling competes in two tournaments

The Merrimack Youth Wrestling Program recently sent 11 to compete in the Big Red Northeast Wrestling Championships at the Tsongas Arena in Lowell, Mass. The event features talent from the New England region as well as New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Seventh grader Aiden Hanning came in ...

Nashua Little League registration is now open

Registration is now open for the 2016 Greater Nashua Little League spring baseball season at http://nashuall.nashualittleleague.org/. Any child living in Nashua, Hudson, or Dunstable, Mass., ages 4 to 13, are eligible to play (age on April 30, 2016). The registration fee is $40 per child with ...

Kid Sports

CROSS COUNTRY Junior Olympics Nashua Catholic runners heading to Nationals Keegan Murphy of Hudson and Haley Schmitt of Bedford ran strong for the Nashua PAL Striders at the USA Track and Field National Junior Olympic Championships in Albequerque, N.M.. Murphy and Schmitt are also members of ...

MYA wrestlers finish strong in holiday tourney

The Merrimack Youth Wrestling Program had several wrestlers excel at the 23rd annual Granite YMCA Holiday Wrestling Tournament at Bow High School. Second graders Jackson Meehan and Cayden Dine finished in first and second place, competing against each other in a close championship ...

Nashua floor hockey tops Salem for championship

The Boys and Girls Club of Greater Nashua's Pride floor hockey team downed Salem 5-3 to win the championship in the inaugural season of the Merrimack Valley Youth Floor Hockey League. Nashua got an early lead thanks to a goal by captain Jake Lopes (Thomas Murray assist), but Salem responded ...

Cal Ripken registration now open

Registration is now open for the 2016 Nashua Cal Ripken spring baseball season at www.nashuacalripken.org. Any child living in Nashua aged 4 to 12 is eligible to play. The registration fee is $40 for T-Ball, Rookies and Minors (ages 4-8) while AAA & Majors (9 to 12) is $50 with a family ...

Gr. Nashua Elks Hoop Shoot on Dec. 5 at Elm Street

All area youth groups such as CYO, Biddy Basketball, church groups, as well any interested area boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 13 can participate in the 44th annual Greater Nashua Elks Hoop Shoot free throw contest on Saturday, Dec. 5, in the Elm Street Middle School Gymnasium on ...

FUNDRAISERS

'Gofundme' for Merrimack cheer The Merrimack Cardinals Junior Midget Pop Warner cheerleaders recently won the New England Regional Championship and will move on to national competition in Orlando, Fla., next month. The team has set up a gofundme account under Merrimack Jr Midget Cheer and is ...

SOCCER

Pennichuck falls short in D-II final The Pennichuck Middle School boys soccer team couldn't complete its bid at consecutive undefeated Division II Tri County League seasons, losing a hard-fought championship game 3-2 to Windham. The 10-1-2 PMS Raiders were led by a stellar defense and the ...

Greater Nashua Elks Hoop Shoot set for Dec. 15

The Nashua Lodge of Elks will be hosting the 44th Greater Nashua Elks' Hoop Shoot Free Throw contest on Saturday, Dec. 15, at the Elm Street Middle School gymnasium on Chestnut Street, beginning promptly at 8 a.m. There is no charge or fees to participate. The competition is open to all ...

Milford U11 soccer defeats Nashua for state title

The Milford U11 boys travel soccer team topped Nashua World Cup, 3-1, in Pembroke to win the New Hampshire Soccer Association U11 state title. Maddox Devine and Mason Talbott each scored a goal. Milford also benefitted from an own goal on a failed clear by Nashua. Milford keeper Nick Conforti ...

BULLETIN BOARD

Nashua Edge vs. Bruins Alumni The New England Edge Hockey / Nashua Panthers Youth Hockey Association will be playng the Boston Bruins Alumni Team on Sunday, Nov. 15 at 3:30 p.m. at Conway Arena. The event will be held in conjunction with the Nashua Soup Kitchen and Shelter to help raise ...

VOLLEYBALL

Fairgrounds wins crown The Fairgrounds Middle School volleyball team won the Division I regular season championship (12-0) and overall Tri-County title Fairgrounds also won the first annual City of Nashua Middle School Tournament and then tournament heading into the Tricounty playoffs. During ...

PAL Force seventh-graders top Elks Crusaders

The Nashua PAL Force Seventh Grade football team avenged its only loss this season with a 33-18 championship win over the Nashua Elks Crusaders at Stellos Stadium. As a result, the PAL squad advances to the regional quarterfinals in the U13 bracket against Rhode Island at 3 p.m. Sunday at ...

Elks Crusaders facing PAL today for crown

The Nashua Crusaders Seventh grade football team, which is 8-0 this season and 18-0 over the last two years, will be facing the Nashua PAL Seventh Grade team for the state title on Sunday at 3 p.m. at Stellos Stadium. The Grade 7 PAL Force team went 7-1 during the regular season, and is ...

BULLETIN BOARD

BULLETIN BOARD Southern NH Cavs clinic The Southern NH Cavaliers Hockey Program will hold a Try Hockey For Free clinic at Skate 3 in Tynsborough, Mass on Saturday, Nov. 7 beginning at 8:20. The clinic is for youths ages 4 to 9 who wish to learn basic hockey skills. It is part of a USA ...

FOOTBALL

Elks Crusaders win finale The Nashua Elks Crusaders eighth grade team triumphed over the Keene Knights in a nail biting 20-19 win in the last regular season game. Defense was the name of the game with solid Crusader performances by Cody Cargill, Colin Keavey, Reuben DeJesus, Alex Swisher, ...