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BOYS SOCCER Oct. 17: Manchester Memorial 1,  Merrimack 0 The Tomahawks fell to 4-10 on the season despite the efforts of Steve Sexton, who played strong in the loss. GIRLS SOCCER Oct. 17: Merrimack 4,  Manchester Memorial 2 Dena Noiseux was outstanding for Merrimack in …

Friday, October 24, 2014
Charles Sibanda rushed for 142 yards and three touchdowns as the visiting Salem Blue Devils shut out host Merrimack on its own Senior Night for a 28-0 Division I South …
Friday, October 24, 2014 | By BRIAN MILLER Correspondent
MERRIMACK Youth wrestling registration open The Merrimack Youth Association wrestling program is holding registration from 9-11 a.m. on Oct. 25 for boys and girls in grades K-6 at the MYA …
Friday, October 24, 2014
The Merrimack High School field hockey team had what every team wants during a postseason game, but rarely gets – a penalty stroke. Trailing No. 10 Salem by a goal …
Friday, October 24, 2014 | By JOE MARCHILENA Staff Writer
A lot of the players Rivier University women’s soccer coach Laura Ray has brought in have been gems so far for the Raiders. But their time to really shine is …
Friday, October 24, 2014 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
FIELD HOCKEY Oct. 8: Winnacunnet 2, Merrimack 0 The Tomahawks fell to 1-3-1 in their last five games after the shutout loss to the Warriors. Merrimack (5-4-1) got nine saves …
Friday, October 17, 2014
The opening four minutes of the third quarter during Friday night’s loss to Londonderry may have been the longest of Merrimack coach Dante Laurendi’s season. While it yielded just 14 …
Friday, October 17, 2014 | By BRIAN MILLER Correspondent
GOLF Girls Tournament: BG’s Sedlar 2014 runner-up Bishop Guertin senior Chelsea Sedlar came up one stroke short of defending her title on Saturday. The Merrimack native shot an even par …
Friday, October 10, 2014
Things weren’t going right for the Nashua High School North football team for a couple of weeks, and the result was a three-game losing streak for the Titans. Against Merrimack …
Friday, October 10, 2014 | By JOE MARCHILENA Staff Writer
Pat Mulcahy can sense it. After a bevy of activity the past few weeks, he’s hoping his vision of the Granite State Games can take the next most significant step. …
Friday, October 10, 2014 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
The Alvirne High School football team has three wins on the season, and its earned each one in a different way. First, it was the passing game lead the Broncos …
Friday, October 3, 2014 | By JOE MARCHILENA Staff Writer
The Merrimack High School girls team, Souhegan’s Eli Moskowitz, and the water vendors were the big winners at Saturday’s steamy Manchester Invitational cross country meet at Derryfield Park. After learning …
Friday, October 3, 2014 | By MATT LORDAN Correspondent
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL Sept. 24: Merrimack 3, Manchester Memorial 0 Jen Coffey recorded 14 kills, 10 digs and three blocks to pace Merrimack’s attack in a 25-16, 25-7, 25-4 victory over …
Friday, October 3, 2014
What would Saturday’s Nashua South-Merrimack High School football game been like without the Tomahawks’ seven critical turnovers? Probably a tight, hard-fought contest to the end, but we’ll really never know. …
Friday, September 26, 2014 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
GIRLS VOLLEYBALL Sept. 19: Merrimack 3, Dover 0 Game scores for the Merrimack sweep were 25-16, 25-13, and 25-11. Caitlyn Paulson and Elise Jolly both had outstanding games, Paulson had …
Friday, September 26, 2014
Maybe it was the unfortunate destiny for Joe Giampietro. After all, his older brother, Mike, endured four major knee operations over the course of his football career. “We’re both known …
Friday, September 26, 2014 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
BOYS SOCCER Sept. 11: Merrimack 3, Bishop Guertin 0 The Tomahawks scored all three goals in the second half to pick up their third win in a row, while the …
Friday, September 19, 2014
Merrimack running back Joe Giampietro capped off a 74-yard performance by scoring the game-winning touchdown with four minutes remaining in the Tomahawks 16-13 win over Bishop Guertin at Stellos Stadium …
Friday, September 19, 2014 | By BEN LEVINE Correspondent
FIELD HOCKEY Sept. 3: Merrimack 3, Nashua North 0 Callie Dwyer scored two goals and assisted on a third, leading Merrimack to a 3-0 season-opening win over Nashua North at …
Friday, September 12, 2014
Sophomore quarterback Justin Grassini tossed two long touchdown passes and senior running back Joe Giampietro led the game in rushing in his first game in almost a year as the …
Friday, September 12, 2014 | By BRIAN MILLER Correspondent
Dig. Set. Kill. Repeat. That’s how it went for the Merrimack High School girls volleyball team as the Tomahawks pinned Salem to the mat early and kept the Blue Devils …
Friday, September 12, 2014 | By MICHAEL ABELSON Correspondent
Last year, the Merrimack High School football team had no problem scoring points, usually. Then why did the Tomahawks finish 3-6 after starting the year 2-0? Simple. They couldn’t stop …
Friday, September 5, 2014 | By TOM KING Staff Writer
Friday was a day of firsts for Nashua High School North’s Igor Monteiro. He coached his first regular season NHIAA contest and his first overtime game. Most importantly, he earned …
Friday, September 5, 2014 | By BEN LEVINE Correspondent
GIRLS SOCCER Aug. 29: Nashua North 1, Merrimack 0 Keegan Burch had the game winning goal for the Titans, with the assist coming from Shannon Miller. Bailey Rhum and Nicole …
Friday, September 5, 2014
FIELD HOCKEY COACH: Ann MacLean (eighth year) 2013: 7-6-1; lost in quarterfinals. RETURNING STARTERS: Julia Perry, sr.; Callie Dwyer jr., Dana Mendes, sr.; Rachel Schwartz, sr.; Mackensie Hennas, sr.; Charlotte …
Friday, September 5, 2014
GIRLS SOCCER Aug. 29: Nashua North 1, Merrimack 0 Keegan Burch had the game winning goal for the Titans, with the assist coming from Shannon Miller. Bailey Rhum and Nicole …
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
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 …
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
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