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Even without leader, Merrimack battles

Merrimack Sports

Tim Goodridge was pretty clear in Friday night’s postgame interview after his Tomahawks’ thrashing of Concord at home. The Merrimack High School boys varsity basketball coach classified Manchester Central as the team to beat in Division I. In his eyes, Manchester has the ...

Down, but not out

Merrimack Sports

Eric Gendron was under blanket coverage Monday night and couldn’t find a rhythm as Merrimack High School fell 62-59 in the battle of Division I unbeatens at Manchester Central High School. With the Little Green on the verge of pulling away late, the Tomahawks, minus Gendron, rallied ...

King shoots Souhegan past Pembroke

Cabinet Sports

AMHERST – Jaime King is team player who likes to play a supporting role to her teammates, but also knows when to step in and give her Souhegan High School girls basketball team a timely boost. King hit two well-timed 3-pointers in the fourth quarter to help the Sabers pull away for a ...

Buzzer-beater sinks Warriors

Cabinet Sports

WILTON – For the entire second half Friday night, Wilton-Lyndeborough High School boys basketball coach Ken Garnham had watched Newmarket’s Ryan Jarvis beat his defense. So when the Warriors forced overtime on Jordan Litts’ halfcourt buzzer-beater, Garnham ...

Cabinet High School Highlights

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD BOYS BASKETBALL Jan. 24: Lebanon 86, Milford 53 Seth Hopkins scored a Spartans-high 14 points, but it wasn’t nearly enough to overcome the Raiders’ high-scoring offense. Evan Perron and Ross Briggs added seven each in the loss, as Milford falls to 1-6 on the ...

Playoffs or bust

Cabinet Sports

When Caree Pitts was a freshman, she received some disheartening news. Pitts, now a senior, has played ice hockey since a young age, and when she lived in Florida, she played roller hockey on a boys team. But when she started at Souhegan High School, she heard people talk about the state of ...

Bedford Sports Talk

Bedford Sports

BOYS BASKETBALL Third-grade Yankee Toy Box defeated Riddlebrook Custodians by score of 18-10. Toy Box was led offensively by Zachary Jones and Deacon Woodgate who scored eight points each. Avneesh Prabakar and Shriram Chander both played well defensively. Derek Kuleza and Caleb Lemoine lead ...

Buzzer Beater

Bedford Sports

Trailing by one with 12 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter, Bedford High School’s Rachel Collins let a deep 3-pointer fly. She let them go all night, missing multiple times in the first three quarters of Friday night’s action at Alvirne High School. But this shot from ...

Hollis Brookline Sports Talk

HB Sports

HOCKEY Cavaliers 2 White splits The Cavaliers Squirt 2 White team split a doubleheader, beating the Hudson Cyclones 4-3 and losing to Winchester 7-5. In the first gave against the Cyclones, the Cavs found themselves in a hole early. With just 13 seconds into the first period, Hayden ...

Big run leads to win

HB Sports

The Hollis Brookline-Milford High School boys basketball rivalry started out in full form on Friday night, but crumbled into a lopsided affair early on. The Cavaliers ran away from the Spartans with a 63-49 victory that became one-sided in a hurry. Through the first several minutes both teams ...

Merrimack High School Highlights

Merrimack Sports

GIRLS BASKETBALL Jan. 17: Dover 42, Merrimack 33 The Tomahawks were unable to earn their first win of the season despite a solid performance against Dover. A 13-4 fourth quarter proved to be the difference in the contest. Dana Mendes led Merrimack with seven points, while teammates Kelly ...

Tomahawks knock off Panthers

Merrimack Sports

Dan Wyborney can see the “W” at the end of the tunnel. It’s been within reach at least five times this season, including Tuesday night. Unfortunately for his Nashua High School South girls basketball team, the three-minute mark of the fourth quarter seems to trip ...

Still undefeated

Merrimack Sports

There wasn’t much that separated the Merrimack and Nashua South high school boys basketball teams Tuesday night, but what did made a big difference. Down by 14 points early in the fourth quarter, South found a way to climb back into the game. But, from there when the Panthers needed ...

Fast break

Cabinet Sports

HOLLIS – The Hollis Brookline-Milford High School boys basketball rivalry started out in full form on Friday night, but crumbled into a lopsided affair early on. The Cavaliers ran away from the Spartans with a 63-49 victory that became one-sided in a hurry. Through the first several ...

Milford falls on the mats to Bedford

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD – When the Bedford High School wrestlers traveled to Milford’s gym on Jan. 15, they looked to prove themselves. Not only did they do that, they asserted themselves. Bedford got a dominating 45-18 win over Milford, confirming the Bulldogs as one of the top teams in ...

Cabinet High School Highlights

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD SWIMMING Jan. 14: Johnson leads Tomahawks David Johnson finished first in 50 freestyle and 100 freestyle to lead Merrimack at Tuesday’s swim meet at Goffstown. Nashua South, Wilton Lyndeborough and Milford also participated in the event. Tomahawks’ swimmer James ...

U.S. wins U20 title

Cabinet Sports

The United States struck twice within an eight-minute span midway in the second half to break open a close game and record a 4-0 win over Mexico to capture the CONCACAF Women’s Under-20 Championship for a third straight time on Sunday. Both teams already had qualified for the FIFA ...

Bedford beats Alvirne for first win of season

Bedford Sports

The Bedford Bulldogs fended off Alvirne on Friday night, picking up their first win of the season, 55-52, in overtime. With an offensive surge right out of the starting gate, Bedford opened the game with a 12-0 run. The Bulldogs thrived on a patient perimeter game while senior Cameron Meservey ...

Hayner off to strong start at UMass Lowell

Bedford Sports

It wasn’t all that long ago that Nicole Hayner knew the thrill of hoisting a girls basketball championship trophy. Heck, it was only last winter that Hayner and the Division I defending champion Bishop Guertin High School girls basketball program were in the finals again and ...