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We live in the age of immediacy. Something happens, thanks to all the social media outlets, we all know about it. Right away. For sports fans, the same mentality goes with their teams. They want them to win now. It’s not that easy, especially in …

Friday, August 29, 2014
GOLF COACH: Dave Delisle (15th season) 2013: 15-13, did not place in state tourney RETURNING REGULARS: Brennan Gillis, jr.; Zak Kerr, jr. PROMISING NEWCOMERS: Jake Chambers, jr.; Jon Dinsmore, so.; …
Friday, August 29, 2014
SOFTBALL MYA fall ball, elections Online registration is now open for MYA Girls fall softball. The season will be starting up in a few short weeks so sign up now …
Friday, August 29, 2014
NASHUA – The numbers on the field, as in wins and losses, weren’t exactly what the Nashua Silver Knights were planning on. But the numbers off the field? A lot …
Friday, August 22, 2014 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
Coaching changes are always a big part of high school hockey. However, Kurt Mithoefer didn’t expect that he would be changing addresses. Mithoefer, who was not brought back by the …
Friday, August 22, 2014 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
SOFTBALL MYA fall ball, elections Online registration is now open for MYA Girls fall softball. The season will be starting up in a few short weeks so sign up now …
Friday, August 22, 2014
Merrimack Senior Legion (6-12) Date Opponent Time/Result June 17 Salem Win, 7-5 June 18 at Salem Win, 8-6 June 20 Nashua Loss, 12-5 June 22 at Derry Loss, 7-5 June 23 Exeter Win, 8-0 June 24 at Exeter Loss, 13-7 June 26 at Portsmouth Loss, 7-6 …
Friday, August 8, 2014 | By JOE MARCHILENA Staff Writer
There have been times during New Hampshire’s decade-plus win streak at the Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl where the game has been out of reach for Vermont at halftime. In the …
Friday, August 8, 2014 | By JOE MARCHILENA Staff Writer
It hasn’t been the easiest season for the Merrimack Post 98 baseball team. Playing in its season finale on Sunday evening, the team made up for the frustrating season in …
Friday, July 25, 2014 | By BEN LEVINE Correspondent
It was a rare sight at the New Hampshire Women’s Golf Association Junior Championship. Three-time defending champion Lauren Thibodeau was behind for most of Thursday morning’s round at Intervale Country …
Friday, July 18, 2014 | By NICK CANELAS Correspondent
HIGH SCHOOL Merrimack opening Merrimack High School is seeking a coach for freshmen girls volleyball. Candidates should have volleyball playing and/or coaching experience. Interested candidates should send a cover letter …
Friday, July 18, 2014
It’s a hot, event-filled week in the middle of July. In particular, it’s a big week for the Nashua Silver Knights. This is their time. This is when they need …
Friday, July 18, 2014
If the Red Sox lose Jon Lester in free agency, they have no one to blame but themselves. Of course, that’s assuming that Lester, whose contract is up at the …
Friday, July 18, 2014
Walking through the gymnasium at Bishop Guertin High School, you’ll be immediately engulfed by a wall of champions. Up there lie the names of some of the great athletes to …
Friday, July 11, 2014 | By NICK CANELAS Correspondent
FOOTBALL UNH camp The University of New Hampshire’s Wildcat Football Camp will take place Sunday, July 13 through Thursday, July 17, from 5:30-8 p.m. nightly at the UNH football facilities …
Friday, July 11, 2014
It’s much easier for a pitcher when he has some run support, and Merrimack’s Zack Amodio got that backing Tuesday night. However, considering the way he was throwing the ball, …
Friday, July 11, 2014 | By BEN LEVINE Correspondent
Colin Healey was surprised when he found out he had been selected to the West all-star team for the CHaD East-West NH High School All-Star Game. It was no surprise …
Friday, June 27, 2014 | By JOE MARCHILENA Staff Writer
Friday, June 27, 2014
BOYS LACROSSE June 5: No. 3 Goffstown 17, No. 6 Merrimack 5 Matthew Brewster had three goals and one assist, while Matthew Coburn had a goal and an assist in …
Friday, June 13, 2014
When Chris Cameron took over the Bishop Guertin High School boys lacrosse program in 2003, he didn’t hesitate when setting a long-term goal for the Cardinals. Pinkerton Academy had just …
Friday, June 13, 2014 | By JOE MARCHILENA Staff Writer
Mac Martin was just getting ready to start his junior year of lacrosse at Merrimack High School when coach Brian Miller had to talk to him about something. Last spring, …
Friday, June 6, 2014 | By JOE MARCHILENA Staff Writer
The Merrimack High School boys and girls track teams competed at the Division I championship Sunday, held at Winnacunnet High School in Hampton. The Tomahawk boys tied for sixth with …
Friday, June 6, 2014
SOFTBALL May 28: Londonderry 6, Merrimack 2 The Tomahawks got a solid outing from Caitlin Minear but couldn’t get much going offensively as they fell to Londonderry. The junior allowed …
Friday, June 6, 2014
BOYS LACROSSE May 21: Merrimack 8, Winnacunnet 6 Matt Brewster scored three goals and Robby Todd made 15 saves to secure an 8-6 Senior Night win for Merrimack against Winnacunnet …
Friday, May 30, 2014
The Merrimack High School baseball team’s goal at the beginning of the season was to win eight games, a number realistic enough to get the Tomahawks into the state tournament. …
Friday, May 30, 2014 | By NICK CANELAS Correspondent
Caitlin Minear didn’t mind having to sit in the dugout for a while Thursday during the Merrimack High School softball team’s game at Bishop Guertin The more the Tomahawks pitcher …
Friday, May 16, 2014 | By JOE MARCHILENA Staff Writer
BOYS LACROSSE May 7: Merrimack 14,  Oyster River 3 Mac Martin (three goals, one assist), Matthew Coburn (one goal, three assists) and Matthew Brewster (four goals) led the Tomahawks to …
Friday, May 16, 2014
MYA Organizations holding elections The Merrimack Youth Association will beholding elections. Anyone with questions can email director@mya basketball.org. JUNIOR CAVS Coaches wanted The Hollis Brookline Jr. Cavaliers Football and Cheer Athletic …
Friday, May 16, 2014
There are lots of reasons to take a timeout. The Bedford High School girls lacrosse team needed one Monday just to have a talk. The Bulldogs were down a player …
Friday, May 9, 2014 | By JOE MARCHILENA Staff Writer
BASEBALL May 2: Exeter 14,  Merrimack 4 The Merrimack offense had its second-best performance of the season. Unfortunately, Exeter had its best scoring outburst, outscoring the Tomahawks by 10. Brendan …
Friday, May 9, 2014
BASEBALL Pitch, Hit, and Run Contest Merrimack Youth Baseball will be hosting Major League Baseball’s Pitch, Hit and Run contest for all Merrimack registered baseball players age 7-14 (age as …
Friday, May 9, 2014
BASEBALL Pitch, Hit, and Run Contest Merrimack Youth Baseball will be hosting Major League Baseball’s Pitch, Hit and Run contest for all Merrimack registered baseball players age 7-14 (age as …
Friday, May 2, 2014
BOYS LACROSSE April 24: Goffstown 13,  Merrimack 8 The Tomahawks offense put up a solid effort, but the team could not contain the aggressive Goffstown attack as Merrimack fell. Mac …
Friday, May 2, 2014
BOYS LACROSSE April 14: Merrimack 18, Central 10 Matt Brewster led the way for the Tomahawks with seven goals and one assist. Other scorers included: Connor Cyr (five goals, one …
Friday, April 18, 2014
RUNNING AREA MARATHON ENTRIES The following is a list of runners entered in the 2014 Boston Marathon as recorded on the Boston Athletic Association website. Please report errors or omissions …
Friday, April 18, 2014
BASEBALL COACH: Nick Jaskolka (second year). LAST YEAR: 11-7, lost in first round. RETURNING STARTERS: Mickey Gasper, sr., c; Devin Gillis, sr., p-inf; Evan McCormick, sr., p-inf. OTHER RETURNING LETTERWINNERS: …
Friday, April 11, 2014
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