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Fisher Cats unfazed by brief dry spell

The Eastern League Playoffs are just around the corner and it looks like the playoffs are coming to New Hampshire. Still, did this week hold a playoff preview or just another regular season series between two of the league’s top contenders? Either way, here’s a recap of the past week and ...

Fisher Cats end slide against Trenton

TRENTON, N.J. -- Jon Berti hit a two-run home run and had two hits, and Jordan Romano allowed just three hits over 5-2/3 innings as the New Hampshire Fisher Cats topped the Trenton Thunder 12-1 on Sunday. The win snapped a three-game losing streak for the Fisher Cats and a three-game winning ...

Silver Knights set attendance mark but looking for new ideas

Fred Brown’s nine career games in the major leagues are merely a footnote in a life far more distinguished because of his political achievements. After two years at Dartmouth College, Brown made his major-league debut with the Boston Beaneaters in 1901 under Amherst-born Frank Selee, the ...

Dr. Dionne nips Pine Street in Nashua Senior Softball

Dr. Dionne 10, Pine Street 9 Butch Dunham did it all as Dionne’s scored half of its 10 runs in the final two innings en route to a walk-off victory over a frustrated Pine Street team. Dunham got the scoring started after his first inning triple for the medics, scored three more times, ...

New Hampshire’s Fred Brown went smoothly from baseball to political game

Fred Brown’s nine career games in the major leagues are merely a footnote in a life far more distinguished because of his political achievements. After two years at Dartmouth College, Brown made his major-league debut with the Boston Beaneaters in 1901 under Amherst-born Frank Selee, the ...

Nashua CC’s Martin wins Women’s State Amateur

GREENLAND -- It was the Great Bay version of a duel in the sun on Wednesday, a hot head-to-head battle between leaders Chelsea Sedlar and Tracy Martin at the New Hampshire Women’s Amateur that only one could win. It turned out to be Martin. A back-nine battle at Portsmouth Country Club ...

Merrimack’s Sedlar storms to State Amateur lead

By MIKE ZHE For The Telegraph GREENLAND – Chelsea Sedlar handled her driver – and disappointment – like a champion. The middle round of the State Women’s Am at Portsmouth Country Club was stretched out by a nearly two-hour weather delay near the end. When the rain lifted and the ...

Nashua’s Reynolds gets out of her tennis comfort zone

New England tennis is really all Nashua's Claire Reynolds, the Bishop Guertin standout top player, had known before last month. That all changed with a trip to the World Team Tennis Junior Nationals in San Diego in late July. Reynolds and Bedford's Jason Boucher were the only New Hampshire ...

The work to reshape the Silver Knights roster begins in few weeks

NASHUA – The 2019 Nashua Silver Knights season will begin in a few weeks for B.J. Neverett. After a respite for the rest of August, the Knights field manager will put on his Vice President of Player Persnnel hat on and start to reshape the roster for next June. Some players will be offered ...

Playoff ouster typified long, tough Silver Knights season

NASHUA – The frustration finally got to Nashua Silver Knights manager B.J. Neverett with two outs to go in what would be his team's final game of the 2018 season. He was enraged that hitter Teddy Beaudet's safe call at first base after he had struck out was overruled, umpires surprisingly ...

Silver Knights can’t get that last big hit as season ends in Brockton

BROCKTON, Mass. – One hit away. That seemed to be the theme of the Nashua Silver Knights season, one that came to an end in a bitter 6-5 loss at the hands of the Brockton Rox Monday night in the single elimination first round of the FCBL playoffs at Campanelli Stadium. “One hit way, one ...

Nashua golfers ousted at state Junior Am

HUDSON – The New Hampshire Golf Association Junior Golf Championship for 2018 will be decided Wednesday in the heat between Kingswood High’s Sam Barton and North Hampton 13-year-old Brian Adams here at Green Meadow Golf Club. Barton and Adams survived a pair of matches under oppressively ...

Fisher Cats pound Baysox, now 19 games over .500

HUDSON – The New Hampshire Golf Association Junior Golf Championship for 2018 will be decided Wednesday in the heat between Kingswood High’s Sam Barton and North Hampton 13-year-old Brian Adams here at Green Meadow Golf Club. Barton and Adams survived a pair of matches under oppressively ...

Silver Knights begin FCBL title defense tonight at Brockton

The Nashua Silver Knights, despite finishing the Futures Collegiate League regular season well below .500, do have something going for them as they begin their title threepeat chase tonight in a one-game first round playoff game at Brockton's Campanelli Stadium. Pitching. “Our pitching has ...

Blue Jays’ moves will impact Fisher Cats

The Toronto Blue Jays look to be retooling for the future, and recent moves toward that rebuilding process could play a significant role in the New Hampshire Fisher Cats’ prospect for an Eastern League pennant this fall. New pitchers come to town If there is one universal truth about ...

Gillis, Senatore advance in state Junior Golf Championship

The field of 32 at the New Hampshire Junior Golf Championship was pared to eight on Monday, and a pair of local players survived and advance to Day 2 Tuesday at Green Meadow Golf Course. The action began with 18 holes of stroke play on the “Prairie Course” and in all five area players ...

Silver Knights clinch playoff berth with split

NASHUA – Midway through June, Nashua Silver Knights manager B.J. Neverett was having his doubts. His team was reeling at 3-12, and although it was early, being one of the six playoff teams in a seven team Futures Collegiate League didn’t seem likely. “I had doubts when we were 3-12,” ...

Nashua’s Reyes back in the NFL with Jets

Kendall Reyes is back in the game. When the Nashua High School North football team begins practice soon, Reyes won’t be there helping out his alma mater’s coaching staff. Instead he’ll be working hard to make the New York Jets. Reyes, the defensive lineman who has played with the San ...

Biddison says farewell to Silver Knights as playoff push continues

NASHUA – Nick Biddison's introduction into the world of collegiate baseball is complete. Biddison said farewell to his teammates late Thursday night as the Richmond, Va.area native has to return home this weekend to prepare for his freshman year at Virginia Tech. Biddison was one of the ...

Silver Knights clinching party has to wait after 7-1 loss

NASHUA – Opportunity knocked, but no one was home in the Nashua Silver Knights dugout. The team had a chance to basically clinch a playoff spot on Thursday night, as a win over Worcester would have put them up four games over idle North Shore for the final Futures Collegiate League playoff ...