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Bulldogs tear it up on college diamonds

Bedford Sports

At Division 1 Bryant University, senior Nick Angelini is again tearing it up for the 17-10 Bulldogs. An outfielder, Angelini has started all but one game and hits the weekend carrying a .319 average with five homers and 21 RBIs. Sticking in the Division 1 ranks, sophomore Joseph Quintal has ...

Mickey looks fine as first full pro season starts

Merrimack Sports

Baseball every day. A kid’s dream, for certain. But a second-year professional ballplayer’s challenge. It’s one that faces Merrimack’s Mickey Gasper as he prepares this week to begin his first full season in the New York Yankees system with the team he was promoted to at the end of ...

Merrimack youth wrestlers step up game at Throwdown

Merrimack Sports

The Merrimack Youth Wrestling Program hosted the 13th annual Tomahawk Throwdown at Merrimack High School recently. MYA had 27 wrestlers representing at the Throwdown. At the Throwdown, 8U wrestlers Calissa Bell, Wyatt Chaput, Caleb Bell and Ryan McMahon wrestled tough in their 62, 53 and ...

Hungry for success

Cabinet Sports

If you don’t think high school coaches and players don’t carry the frustration and anger of early round tournament upset losses during a spring sports season, guess again. Last year, Milford High was upset in the Division II quarterfinals, while Wilton-Lyndeborough was 15-3 in Division IV ...

Spring season rolling

Cabinet Sports

BOYS TENNIS Souhegan 7, ConVal 2 The Division II champion Sabers started their title defense off on a good note, taking four of six singles while sweeping doubles. Singles winners included No.1 Sam Goddard (8-2), No. 2 Kyle Gibson (8-5), No. 4 Michael Dodge (8-2) and No. 6 Evan Loconto ...

Comtois has big plans for Spartans this spring

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD – Milford High School’s softball team hit a home run when Raven Comtois moved to town last year. Having 12 years of experience in the game made her a valuable member to the already outstanding championship-caliber team. During the regular season last year the Spartans went 16-0, ...

Gillis, Tyrell lauded at next level

Cabinet Sports

Milford’s Bonnie Gillis, a Bishop Guertin alum, was one of 18 members of the Saint Michael’s College field hockey team that qualified for the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Collegiate Division II National Academic Squad for this past fall. The Purple Knights earned an ...

Cavalier boys tennis is back and even better

HB Sports

Hollis Brookline High School boys tennis enjoyed a monster campaign in 2018, rolling to a 12-2 mark and reaching the Division II state title match. Ultimately, the Cavaliers fell to Souhegan, 7-2, in the title match, but No. 1 HB player Nic Vahe let it be known: “I’m really proud of all ...

Nashua Silver Knights revamp front office, prep for 2019 season

HB Sports

NASHUA - The John Creedon, Jr. ownership era of the Nashua Silver Knights has begun to take full hold as the team has named a former Nashua Pride pitcher, Dave Pahucki, as its new general manager and former Silver Knight third baseman Cam Cook as team/stadium operations manager. Creedon, who ...

Area duo hitting ring in quest to knock out cancer

Bedford Sports

Mike O’Malley was out in his neighborhood jogging on New Year’s Day, a sight that his neighbors weren’t quite used to. One said to his wife, “Looks like Mike has a New Year’s resolution.” To which she replied, “Not just any resolution – he thinks he’s a boxer.” Well, ...

Tomahawks taking on new looks this spring

Merrimack Sports

MERRIMACK - Merrimack High School athletic director Mike Soucy is walking around during early spring season tryouts with a big grin. Why? Because he feels his baseball and softball programs are in great, not just good, hands. It was a tough off-season for both sports after a tough 2018 ...

Zlotnick pumped for spring, then challenges at West Point

Cabinet Sports

From small town to college town, this Souhegan High School senior is almost ready to pack her bags. Arielle Zlotnick, track and cross country runner for SHS, has made an honorable decision for her future. The United States Military Academy at West Point will be her home for the next four ...

Amazing week for Amherst’s Ireland at C-S

Cabinet Sports

Colby-Sawyer College’s Brittany Ireland had a dynamite week on the lacrosse field. The senior from Amherst was named Great Northeast Athletic Conference Player of the Week for the Chargers, who went 2-0 in that span, each against conference opponents. Ireland scored eight goals and dished ...

High school tennis teams kick into action this week

Cabinet Sports

By HECTOR LONGO Staff Writer The Souhegan High boys tennis program went nine years between state titles, before capping an unbeaten 2018 with its first crown since 2009. With four starters returning from that group, the Sabers might be thinking repeat. “We have lots of work to do this ...

Milford High won’t have boys tennis

Cabinet Sports

Tennis anyone? That call fell on deaf ears as far as any prospective boys players at Milford High School were concerned. The Spartans administration, seeing only three student-athletes having any interest in playing boys tennis, cancelled the season recently. The signs were there a year ...

Area duo hitting ring in quest to knock out cancer

HB Sports

Mike O’Malley was out in his neighborhood jogging on New Year’s Day, a sight that his neighbors weren’t quite used to. One said to his wife, “Looks like Mike has a New Year’s resolution.” To which she replied, “Not just any resolution – he thinks he’s a boxer.” Well, ...

Champs earn Bedford Rec hoop titles

Bedford Sports

It was championship weekend in the Bedford Rec Basketball League, and the finalists in all divisions did not disappoint. Here’s a look at the action. Boys Grades 3-4 RJG Builders 27, NH Eye Associates 22 Wilson Quick’s rapid first three baskets propelled NH Eye Associates to an ...

Milford high seeks volleyball coaches

Bedford Sports

Milford High School is now accepting applications for the following positions in the fall of the 2019-20 school year: Varsity Girls Volleyball and JV Girls Volleyball. Applications can be found at www.milfordk12.org under the Human Resources heading. Applicants should send a cover letter, ...