Sports

Hollis Brookline tops Goffstown

High Schools

The Cavaliers won their third dual meet of the season by beating the Grizzlies. Getting pins for Hollis Brookline were Nathaniel Lindsay (138 pounds), Christian Lopez (160) and Clement Sherwood (285). Lucas Cummings (145) and Andrew Butler (170) also got a win while Garrett Klausner (120), ...

Surprising end too quick for ’Cats

Local Sports

They wanted just a little more. The UNH football team had the school-record 12-game winning streak and the school-record 14-game winning streak in Cowell Stadium. The Wildcats are a group full of seniors, with seniors at all sorts of key positions and they won the Colonial Athletic Association ...

Bishop Guertin rolls over Exeter

High Schools

Abbi Field led a balanced offensive attack, scoring a game-high 13 points to lead Bishop Guertin past Exeter 62-27. Abby Streeter (12 points), Megan Kerutis (11), Bri Nordengren (seven) and Meghan Cramb (seven) chipped in on the scoreboard. Defensively, the Cardinals (3-0) locked down in the ...

Nashua North clobbers Bishop Brady in Titans home opener

High Schools

Bishop Brady’s Patrick Early struck first, at the 7-minute mark of the first period, but Nashua North hit back with seven unanswered goals for a 7-1 win in its home opener at Conway Arena. Joseph Paige scored the first of his three goals 30 seconds removed from Early’s ...

Trinity beats Nashua South at Conway Arena

High Schools

Alissa Bennett did all she could between the pipes for Nashua South, stopping 30 shots, but the Panthers’ offense wasn’t able to make up for it on the other end of the ice in a 5-2 loss to Trinity. Bryan Connolly (assisted by Steve Saucier) and Tyler Goy (assisted by ...

Winnacunnet tops Milford on the mat

High Schools

Milford’s Josh Smith and Travis Hughes pinned their Winnacunnet opponents at 220 and 285 pounds respectively, but it wasn’t enough to put the Spartans over the top in a 42-35 loss to the Warriors from Hampton. Ruben Carson (132 pounds) and Mike Pelitieri (145) recorded ...

Nashua North rallies, falls short vs. Winnacunnet

High Schools

Margaret Knollmeyer scored a game-high 17 points, guiding Winnacunnet to a 46-43 win over Nashua North. Taylor Choate led the Titans with 10 points, while Sara Cordova and Isabel Dunning added nine and eight points respectively. North (1-1) dug itself a big hole early, trailing Winnacunnet ...

Exeter shoots its way past Bishop Guertin

High Schools

The Blue Hawks were 9 of 9 from behind the 3-point line to get out to a 14-point lead and never looked back as both teams went to 1-1 in Division I. Jack Zimmerman led the Cardinals with 23 points and Chad Oliveri added 19 points. Exeter got 38 points from Brian Holmes, including six ...

Merrimack hangs on to beat Bedford

High Schools

Austin Franzen made four free throws in the final 30 seconds and the Tomahawks survived a last-second 3-point attempt by Bedford to get their first win of the season. Franzen finished with 10 points, including 6 of 6 from the line, and Ian Roberts had 11 points as Merrimack trailed by one at ...

Nashua Biddy Basketball action heating up

Kids Sports

BASKETBALL Nashua Boys Biddy Cougars 31, Braves 26 Adam Gosselin scored nine points and had numerous steals to lead the Cougars.  Luis Ortiz scored all eight of his pointss in the fourth quarter to overcome a Braves lead. Sharks 31, Sonics 17 Jaden Murphy and Timmy Yang led the winners ...

Wilton-Lyndeborough boys miss Litts in loss to Epping

High Schools

WILTON – Jordan Litts does a lot of things for the Wilton-Lyndeborough High School boys basketball team. With the senior out with an injury Friday against Epping, the Warriors found out just how much. WLC scored just two points in the first quarter and trailed by 28 at halftime on ...

Pinkerton boys basketball holds off Nashua South

High Schools

DERRY – Nashua South boys basketball scratched and clawed to keep up with Pinkerton, but the Astros scored the final seven points of the game to defeat the Panthers 69-60 in the season opener for both teams. The Panthers were down 14 to start the fourth quarter and rallied to cut the ...

Nashua North boys hoop rallies but falls to Salem

High Schools

NASHUA – Down 13 points midway through the third quarter, a victory in Friday night’s Division I boys basketball season opener appeared to be steadily slipping out of reach for Nashua North. The Titans didn’t pack it in, cutting that deficit down to two with 2:48 ...

Just say no to 2024 Summer Olympics in Boston

Local Sports

United States Olympics Committee officials recently toured Boston as part of its on-site interview stage in the process to choose a host city nominee for the 2024 Summer Olympics. Boston appears to be the frontrunner in a group of four that also includes Washington D.C., San Francisco and Los ...

Travis Cote done as Bishop Guertin football coach

High Schools

NASHUA – Bishop Guertin is now seeking a new head football coach, athletic director Pete Paladino said Thursday. The question is, why? Paladino, when relaying the news late that the position would be officially opened and posted Friday, would not elaborate on why now-former head ...

Greater Nashua boys basketball teams ready for season

High Schools

Merrimack High School coach Tim Goodridge is prepared for a long season with only one starter back from a Tomahawks squad that reached the Division I final last winter. Yet, even without the electrifying play of Eric Gendron, who graduated in the spring, the 11th-year coach sees a young team ...

Titans Top Central (Thursday)

High Schools

Nashua North 36, Manchester Central 24 The Titans pinned six of their eleven opponents on Thursday evening, as North North snuck by Manchester Central. Cole Nickerson, Raymond Quigley, Cameron Bennett, Wayne Nollete, David Muite and John Sweeney each earned victories for the Titans. Jared ...

Titans remain perfect with win over Salem

High Schools

Nashua North 56, Salem 47 The Titans had a balanced offensive effort, with three players in double digit points. Dezi Okorie had 15, while Sara Cordova and Taylor Choate both added 13. For Salem, Kiley Keenan had a game high 17 points. With the win North improves to 3-0, while Salem drops to ...