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Merrimack tops Salem in rematch of Division I semifinals

High Schools

MERRIMACK – Dig. Set. Kill. Repeat. That’s how it went for the Merrimack High School girls volleyball team as the Tomahawks pinned Salem to the mat early and kept the Blue Devils down as they swept Salem 3-0 last night. The game scores were 25-16, 25-12, 25-14, giving ...

Milford ties Portsmouth, 1-1

High Schools

Lauren Dishong got the game-tying goal for the 2-0-1 Spartans in the first half, assisted by Maddie Gagnon. Milford goalie Kaitlyn Nelson collected four saves to help preserve the tie, while teammate Erin Tyrrell stopped two Clipper breakaways in overtime.

Bishop Guertin finishes third

High Schools

The Cardinals (191) finished behind Manchester Memorial (188) and Bedford (189) at Derryfield Country Club. Tom Ethier led the way for BG (4-4) with a two-over 36, followed by Chelsea Sedlar (38), Morgan DiPasquale (38), Ryan Montbleau (39), and Cam Sheedy (40).

Milford finishes second

High Schools

Aimee Krafft led the way for the Spartans in their only home meet this season as they finished second at 49, edging Trinity (50) but behind winner John Stark (30). Spartan Miranda Couture was ninth at 23:34, followed by Shannon Hull (10th, 24:07), Kaela Greska (11th, 24:24), Stephanie Bishop ...

Spartans capture tri-meet

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Milford (24 points), led by overall winner Tim Tamulonis (18:33), topped Trinity (46) and John Stark (59). Spartan Jake Ricca was second at 19:06, followed by Blake Audibert (fourth,20:15), Jeremy Jackson (seventh, 20:24), Joseph DeGraffenreid (10th, 20:28), Jacob Sickler (14th, 20:42), and ...

Grill’s late goal give Milford win over Hollis Brookline

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Morgan Grill scored in the 78th minute to complete the Spartans’ 2-1 come-from-behind win over the Cavaliers in Division II action on Tuesday. Erin McGuire got an assist on the game-winner, as her pass into the box was deflected to Grill, who tapped the ball from her right to left ...

Merrimack edges Winnacunnet, 2-1

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Owen Tracey had a goal and Stevie Sexton a goal and an assist to pace the Tomahawks, who evened their record at 2-2. Zach Curran added an assist while back Connor Martin and midfielder Ethan Harrington also played well. ‘Hawks goalie Austen Thomson had three saves.

Cramton paces Hollis Brookline

High Schools

Sarah Cramton was first overall in 21:28 as the Cavaliers (34 points) topped Plymouth (72) but were behind Kennett (27). HB’s Madelyn Partridge was third at 22:41 followed by Pauline Zimmermann (eighth, 23:22); Emily Babcock (10th, 23:35); Emilie Newsham (11th, 24:01); Elizabeth ...

Hollis Brookline finishes second

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he Cavaliers were second with 44 points in a four-team meet, trailing Kennett (22) but ahead of Plymouth (82) and Belmont (132). Cam Jackson led the Cavs, finishing fourth in 18:41. Rounding out the HB top seven were Adam McQuilkin (seventh, 19:26); Joel DeLong (ninth, 19:36); Ryan St. Hilaire ...

Nashua North edges South

High Schools

Nashua South’s Sam Nielsen was medalist for the match at Atkinson Country Club but the Titans edged the Panthers, 220-221, with host Timberlane a distant third at 243. Brandon Gillis and Mike Jensen led North (3-3) each with 40 while Alex Richard fired a 43, Tom Hyland a 46, and Ben ...

Hollis Brookline ties Oyster River, 1-1

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Shae Berry converted a Allyssa Rich pass in the 25th minute to give the visiting Cavs (0-2-1) the overtime tie. Ashley Key collected 18 saves, with defensive help from Hannah MacLeod, Steph Buchanan and Natalie Paquin.

Campbell falls to Bow, 1-0

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The Cougars suffered their first loss of the year (2-1) despite a good defensive showing by Hayden Stagnone, Connor Cote, Kyle Shaw, and Gabe Rosa,

Cards finish first, Alvirne third

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The Cards, led by Heidi Ntengeri’s second place finish (19:55), finished ahead of the field with 31 points, followed by Pinkerton (39), Alvirne (79) and Keene (91). Guertin’s Gabrielle Dionne was fourth in 20:11, while Ellie Goyette finished seventh (20:38), Danielle ...

BG first, Alvirne second

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Chris Fisher led the way for the Cardinals (41 points) with a first place finish in 16:42. Alvirne, led by Kendall Westhoff’s third place finish (17:07), was second with 47 points, folloed by Keene (62) and Pinkerton (64). The Cards’ Aiden Sullivan was seventh in 17:23 ...

Owls blank Titans, 3-0

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The Titans dropped to 0-3 after giving up a goal in the first half and two in the second. Brett LeBlanc had six saves in the North goal while Zach Pyke and Sushant Niroula played well in creating some Titan chances. The host Owls are now 3-0-1.

Alvirne gets two wins

High Schools

The Broncos (199) were led by medalist Jack Brown’s 37 in topping Exeter (211) and Manchester Central (222) to improve to 5-3. Bronco Jess Lortie and Brett Pitre each fired a 39, while Jeremy Dowd came in at 41 and Grant Nuttall at 43.

Exeter cruises by Guertin, 5-0

High Schools

Ryan Schweirzer stopped 15 Blue Hawk shots but it wasn’t enough as the Cardinals dropped to 0-3. Senior midfielder Ryan McGaughey also played well for BG.

Souhegan improves to 6-1

High Schools

The Sabers (197) topped host John Stark (209) and Trinity (211) at Angus Lea Golf Course in Hillsborough to improve to 6-1 on the season. Ryan Stankiewiez and Jorick Ehrenstein tied for third at 38, while Saber David Wieczerzak was fifth with a 39.

James Pleat locks down his second City crown

Local Sports

NASHUA – Nashua golfers take notice: James Pleat is back, and he’s firmly reestablished as the best golfer in the city. Pleat topped his performance from Saturday, improving his score by two strokes as he won the Nashua Cities Golf Tournament championship at the Nashua ...