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Slow start dooms Cavaliers in loss

HB Sports

The Hollis Brookline High School boys basketball team was doing the things coach Mike Soucy wanted Monday night against Pelham. The Cavaliers were getting inside looks at the basket, but they weren’t finishing enough of those shots. Defensively, they were forcing the Pythons to ...

Off and running

HB Sports

Eli Moskowitz watched as an inspiring moment turned into a potentially serious injury. As the Souhegan High School junior was warming up for the 3,000-meter race at Sunday morning’s Division II Indoor Track Championship, Moskowitz kept an eye on the 4x800 relay. Teammate Patrick ...

Merrimack High School Highlights

Merrimack Sports

BOYS HOCKEY Jan. 28: Merrimack 5, Lebanon 2 Shane Foye had two goals and an assist as the Tomahawks improved to 3-4 in Division II. Aaron Tupper had a goal and an assist, while Owen O’Brien and Evan McCormick each had goals and Jason Fortin two assists. Other assists went to Jeff ...

Tomahawks overcome slow start to beat Owls

Merrimack Sports

The Merrimack High School girls basketball team took some time to get warmed up, but once it did, it was too hot to handle in its 63-27 Division I victory over Timberlane on Monday. And to think that Merrimack was behind 10-9 in the opening quarter. The first quarter saw some points left on ...

Merrimack Sports Talk

Merrimack Sports

MYA Election for scholarship fund General elections for the board of directors for the Peter J. Skeffington Scholarship Fund, Inc., will be held at 7 p.m. on Feb. 9 at the Merrimack Youth Association building. Anyone interested must be a current or former coach, manager, official or MYA ...

In the running

Merrimack Sports

For the second straight year, the Bishop Guertin High School girls track team knew it needed to place in the last event of the day to keep its Division I indoor championship streak alive. But this time, the Cardinals didn’t just have to place in the final event – the ...

High School Highlights

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD BOYS BASKETBALL Jan. 28: Oyster River 56, Milford 46 A tale of two halves didn’t go the Spartans’ way, despite the fact they held the Bobcats to 18 points in the final two periods. Ross Briggs and Mitch Banuskevich had 10 points apiece for the Spartans (1-7), who ...

Milford defense stifles Windham

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD – The magic number is always 10. That’s the maximum number of points the Milford High School girls basketball team wants to allow in any given quarter of any game, but Tuesday night against Windham, the Spartans allowed 14 in the first eight minutes. Milford more ...

Souhegan holds off John Stark for third victory

Cabinet Sports

AMHERST – Some new faces stepped up to help get the Souhegan High School boys basketball team a lead Friday night against John Stark, but when it came to crunch time, it was a senior who shut the door on the Generals. Brian Dworkin, one of the few players who got varsity minutes for ...

Sabers hand B-G 1st defeat

Cabinet Sports

NASHUA – The atmosphere at Conway Arena on Saturday? Electric. The Division III game between the Souhegan and Belmont-Gilford high school boys hockey teams? Full of sparks. The result? A fully charged family affair. It took Souhegan junior Matt Wilson converting a pass from his ...

Wake-up call

Bedford Sports

Brian Gould was proud of his Alvirne High School boys hockey team for not giving after getting down in the first period of Saturday’s game against Bedford. But the Broncos head coach knew exactly what his team was in for in the final two. “We went into the locker room and ...

Bedford Sports Talk

Bedford Sports

BOYS BASKETBALL Third-grade Mainsail Yacht Charters sailed to a 28-5 win over All Stone Masonry. Cameron Jonas of Mainsail led all scorers with 18 points, and Tyler Doldo and Ethan Healy also each had four points and both played stellar defense in the win. Led by some great offensive play ...

Hollis Brookline High School Highlights

HB Sports

GIRLS BASKETBALL Jan. 27: HB 59, Hanover 52 The Cavaliers upset the Marauders behind 16 points from Bri Hackett and 11 from Lindsey Beauregard. Kristin Johnson added seven points and grabbed a team-high 10 rebounds while Jenna Hyatt and Michaela Dowling combined for 10 points and 14 boards. ...

Make it 4 in a row

HB Sports

Full-court pressure defense hasn’t been something the Hollis Brookline High School boys basketball team has worked on a lot this season. But watching Tuesday night’s game against St. Thomas, you wouldn’t have known. The Cavaliers opened the game with a 14-2 run in ...

Hollis Brookline Sports Talk

HB Sports

HOCKEY Cavaliers II White loses its first The Cavaliers Squirt 2 White team suffered a 4-1 loss at the hands of the Seacoast Spartans. The Cavaliers started the first period strong with the offensive line of Ty Soule, Ryan McInnis and Sal Vella working together to create several two-on-one ...

Merrimack Sports Talk

Merrimack Sports

MYA Election for scholarship fund General elections for the board of directors for the Peter J. Skeffington Scholarship Fund, Inc., will be held at 7 p.m. on Feb. 9 at the Merrimack Youth Association building. Anyone interested must be a current or former coach, manager, official or MYA ...

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 ...