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High School Highlights: Another big day for Nashua North on track

Boys and Girls Track UNH (morning meet) Nashua North The boys’ and girls’ teams each won the overall with 69 and 87.5 points respectively. Joseph Curran picked up wins in the 1500 run (4:21.53) and the 3000 run (9:20.11). Connor Dunning won the 300 dash (37.68) and Sean Quinlan won ...

Cardinals pull away from Bulldogs for 65-46 win

BEDFORD – For just about half the third quarter on Friday night, the Bishop Guertin-Bedford High School girls basketball rivalry was back. Much to the chagrin of Cardinals coach Brad Kreick, that is, despite a 65-46 win. Kreick wasn't too happy his team's 21 point lead evaporated down to ...

BG cruises in epic hockey mismatch with Central-West

MANCHESTER – There will a rough, long, full intersquad scrimmage for the Bishop Guertin High School boys hockey team today. Why? Because, as was pretty much expected, the Manchester Central-West co-op offered little in terms of competition in a 13-0 Cardinals rout Thursday at JFK Coliseum. ...

Admirals get big win; HB and Pelham split hoop twinbill

The Alvirne-Milford hockey team picked up its first win of the season, over Division III power Kennett to highlight Thursday's light high school schedule. Meanwhile, Hollis Brookline and Pelham split a basketball doubleheader. Here's a look: BOYS HOCKEY ALVIRNE-MILFORD 5, KENNETT 4 The ...

Teams now move out of holiday tourney mode

They took a shot, and they scored. Those who organized the return of the Conway Arena Holiday Hockey Tournament were rewarded with a good, competitive event that was well attended. “I thought it was awesome, I thought the teams were evenly matched this year,” co-tourney director Jason ...

Bishop Guertin girls seventh in Naples Shootout

The Bishop Guertin High School girls basketball team went 1-2 in the prestigious Naples (Fla.) Holiday Shootout. Guertin had three types of games: First, a lopsided 70-49 loss to nationally ranked Miami Country Day on Saturday, then Monday a tough 65-63 overtime loss to Mercy Academy of ...

Merrimack girls knock off South for Chick-fil-A girls title

The Merrimack High girls’ basketball squad has shown coach Mike Soucy quite a bit with its play early in the 2019-20 season. And Soucy’s squad was nothing short of dominant in claiming the Chick-fil-A Holiday Tournament title at Nashua South on Saturday afternoon. The Tomahawks made a ...

Keene captures Conway hockey title with 2-0 win

NASHUA --- The three rides over the mountain and back from their city this week turned out to be a worthwhile one for the Keene High School hockey team. With a year off in between, the Blackbirds successfully defended their Conway Arena Holiday Tournament title on Saturday with a 2-0 win over ...

Hollis Brookline-Derryfield, Keene in Conway Arena finals

NASHUA --- They are like the poor stepchildren of local teams using Conway Arena. The Hollis Brookline-Derryfield Warriors get the 5 a.m.practice time slot three days a week. Well, they could be treated like royalty at the end of the day today, as the Warriors will take on Keene in the 2 p.m. ...

Chick-fil-A Girls tourney: Merrimack, Nashua South to play for title Saturday

NASHUA – It’s down to Merrimack and Nashua South as possible champions of this year’s Chick-fil-A Holiday Girls’ Basketball Tournament. South punched their ticket with a 44-38 victory over Alvirne in the day’s first semifinal matchup. The Panthers allowed just four points in ...

Chick-fil-A Boys tourney: Nashua North drops semifinal heartbreaker

NASHUA – Nashua North was less than a minute away from a shot at Saturday’s Chick-fil-A Holiday Basketball Tournament finals, but that final minute proved to be one minute too many for the Titans. North fell 43-40 to Thornton Academy in Friday’s first semi-final of the day despite ...

Tough opening day at Conway tourney for Nashua co-op teams

NASHUA --- The hosts were simply too gracious on the opening day Thursday of the Conway Arena Holiday Hockey Tournament. Both Nashua South-Pelham and North-Souhegan came out on the losing end, the Kings falling to Keene 4-3 and the Saber-Titans bowing to Merrimack, 3-0. But if you're looking ...

Girls Hoop: Chick-fil-A semifinals set

By MARC BRETON and MATHEW PLAMONDON For The Telegraph NASHUA – The Titans of Nashua North took every advantage they could on their home court hosting the Chick-fil-A Tournament. North had a hot start against the Milford Spartans, with quick offensive output and dominating ...

Nashua North, Alvirne reach boys semifinals

NASHUA – “And the stocking were hung by the baskets with care, with thoughts of the blowouts that would soon be there.” The Chick-fil-A Holiday Basketball Tournament returned to Nashua South High School on Thursday with four first-round games, although the victors in three of those ...

The holiday spirit continues with high school tournaments

NASHUA – The balls will be bouncing, the pucks will be dropping, all beginning today. And the wrestling mats get laid out on Friday. Yes, the Christmas gifts are barely unwrapped but that won't stop the area's premier holiday tournaments – the Chick-fil-A Holiday Basketball Tournament and ...

Byram helps Sabers preserve tie with Berlin-Gorham

NASHUA --- Elle Bryam has a new fan club. The Berlin-Gorham fans were in amazement at the job she did between the pipes for the Souhegan High School girls hockey team during Monday's 2-2 overtime tie at Conway Arena. “That goalie was fantastic,” one fan was saying with everyone near him ...

Q&A with Nashua South’s Colby Spencer

Colby Spencer may be just a junior in high school. He could go a long way in teaching the world about respect. Saturday at the Salem Blue Devil Classic, he reached the championship match at 120 pounds and was to face Jackie Dehney of Central Catholic in Lawrence, Mass. Jackie, as in ...