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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 to a win, and then, the run game that put a lot of points on …

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
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
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