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Greater Nashua Little League Majors action heats up

By Staff | Jun 5, 2016

Twins 9, Rockies 6

Top hitters included Isaac Crivac (3 for 4), Kory Cassie (2 for 4, two doubles), Nick Shaw (2 for 4) and Thomas Campbell (2 for 4). Eric Perry and Kyle Vancelette had their first hits of the season.

Cardinals 8, Red Sox 2

Cardinals pitcher Tommy Tierney fell just short of a no-hitter, giving up a hit with two outs in the sixth. Drew Frost came in to close the door for the final out. The Cardinals were led offensively by Drew Frost, Cody Barton and Isaiah Hedquist.

A’s 8, Orioles 4

Brandon Metivier hit his first home run of the season to help his own cause as he pitched well, striking out 10 for the A’s.

Jordan Joyal had a double and triple, and Jordan Andino Raisanen tripled. Defensively, Charlie Crawford played well at first and Sean Edwards was solid in center for the winners. Colin Holbrook and Aiden Smith homered for the Orioles.

A’s 6, Twins 4

Jordan Joyal went four strong innings striking out six and also hit his fourth homer of the season.

Brandon Metivier and John Crawford played great up the middle, turning two double plays, while also collecting two hits each and scoring two runs apiece. Ryan Parks and Taylor Joyal added two hits each.

Rockies 25, Red Sox 10

The Rockies Matt Misserville went 4 for 5, including a homer, while Nick Shaw pitched four solid innings.



HBCSC tryouts

The Hollis Brookline Cavaliers Soccer Club is holding open soccer tryouts for all interested boys and girls U9 through U13-plus (born 2008 and older) the week of June 13 at the Hardy Field Complex on Depot Road in Hollis.

Teams will be organized by assessed skill level and registered in the appropriate competitive divisions of the NHSL. To register and secure a spot at tryouts, visit www.hbcavs.org.

Nashua World Cup tryouts

Nashua World Cup Soccer are holding tryouts throughout June for the upcoming season. Visit nashuaworldcup.org to find dates and times. Teams range from birth years 1998-2008.

Free Nashua World Cup clinics

Nashua World Cup Soccer will hold two free training sessions on Tuesday, June 7 and Thursday, June 9 at Mine Falls Fields, 50 Whipple St., Nashua from 5-6:30 p.m. for youths born in the year 2009-2010. For more information, visit nashauworldcup.org

Revs holding contest

The New England Revolution, in conjunction with Papa Gino’s, is holding its annual "Play, Eat, Score" contest that awards five local New England youth soccer teams with the prize of a visit from a Revolution player and a pizza party during their soccer practice. Coaches, players and family members can nominate teams to win via an entry form at revolutionsoccer.net/playeatscore. Winners will be selected throughout June.


Nashua Park-Rec Clinics

The Nashua Parks and Recreation Department will be running several free softball clinics this spring, with focus on fielding/hitting, and pitching/catching. The clinics are open to any Nashua girls ages 7-15 and all clinics are free of charge. The clinics will use a multiple-station format, keeping the girls in constant motion, and will work drills for both novice and advanced skill levels. Contact the Nashua Park-Rec office for future clinic dates.


Babe Ruth All-Star tryouts

Nashua Babe Ruth will be holding 14-year-old All-Star tryouts June 18-19 from 6-8 p.m. at Ledge Street Field.


HBHS Summer Camp

The 8th Annul Hollis Brookline Skills and Drills Girls Basketball Camp will be held Aug. 1-5 at Hollis Brookline High School from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Girls from Hollis and Brookline entering grades 6, 7, 8 and 9 are eligible to attend. The camp will be run by HB coaches Bob Murphy, Tara Goldenberg and several of last year’s varsity players.

The camp will include individual skills, group drills, contests, and team games. Cost for the week is $70 per camper. A certified trainer will be present.

Application forms, health and waiver forms and a copy of a recent physical will be required.

For information and required forms contact HB coach Bob Murphy at bob@rhmurphy.com. Registration will be limited to the first 40 who sign up.

MYA elections set

The Merrimack Youth Association (MYA) Basketball Program will be holding elections

for positions on the board of directors on June 20, at 7:30 p.m. at the MYA Building.

Positions are held for one year and run from July 2016 to June 2017.

All volunteers and parents of an MYA participant are eligible to participate in this election.

Contact director John Calabro at director@myabasketball.org or 440-8906 to place a name in nomination or for more information.

Milford Basketball Camp

The Milford High School fundraising basketball camp will be held for youths ages 7-16 on June 27-July 1 and July 25-29 at Milford Middle School.

Both week’s sessions will be 8:30 a.m.-2 pm. Monday through Thursday and 8:30-12:30 on Fridays. For cost and further details, call 672-7140.


Cavaliers Mini Mite program

The Southern New Hamspshire Cavaliers will have a Mini Mite limited travel hockey program for boys and girls ages 5-8. There are two 12-week sessions, or youths may register for the full year.

Contact Paul Soule at president@cavaliershockey.org, or call 978-375-5403 for more information.

Cavs accepting players

The Southern NH Cavaliers are now accepting players at the Mites, Squirts, and Bantam levels. The teams will have two practices per week, and 35 games during the season. If you have any questions, contact Paul Soule at president@cavaliershockey.org or 978- 375-5403.


HBJC registration

The Hollis Brookline Jr. Cavaliers Football and Cheer Program registration is open for the 2016 season.

For more information on registration please go to hbjrcavs.com website and review the registration process located under FAQ tab as well as what forms are required.

For information regarding football, contact Fred Hubert and for information regarding cheer, contact Robin Giaconia at rgiaconia@yahoo.com.

HB Jr. Cavs need coaches

The Hollis Brookline Jr Cavaliers Football and Cheer Athletic Program (HBJC) is currently seeking applications for all levels of football and cheer coaching positions.

These positions include head coaches, assistant coaches and junior demonstrators. For information or to complete an application, visit www.hbjrcavs.com.

For football related questions, contact football director Fred Hubert at fhubert67@yahoo.com. For cheer coaching questions, contact cheer coordinator Robin Giaconia at rgiaconia@yahoo.com.

HBJC Cheer Camp

Registration for the June 20-22 Hollis Brookline Jr. Cavaliers cheerleading camp is now open for participates ages 6-13.

The camp will be held from 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. at Hollis Brookline High School’s mini gym. Those interested may register online at www.hbjrcavs.com.


Granite State Kids registration

Granite State Kids summer junior tennis program is currently accepting registration.

It provides tennis instruction and match play for youths ages 5-18, for all levels, beginner through competition at County Road Courts in Bedford.

Beginner play is Monday and Wednesday mornings. Intermediate practice is Tuesday morning with match play on Thursday.

The season starts June 27 and runs through Aug. 4.

The season winds up with a Tennis Carnival and NH JTT State Tournament. Registration and more information is available on granitestatekids.com.


Elks Crusaders seek donations

The Nashua Elks Crusaders, a non-profit youth football and cheer organization, is seeking help from the community in purchasing new equipment and uniforms.

Donations can be made to Nashua Crusaders P.O. Box 7248 Nashua, NH 03063. Also, for more information on sponsorship opportunities, email necpresident15@gmail.com or deniserosher@comcast.net.


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