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Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer Event at Conway Arena

Cabinet Sports

The Gate City Figure Skating Club in conjunction with the Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation is hosting a fun family event as we “Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer” on April 1st 11:00 – 3:00pm at Conway Arena in Nashua, NH. Join us for this charity public skate! Come early and stay late just $25 to ...

Andrews signs on with Breakers

Cabinet Sports

A local soccer success story is officially returning close to home to continue her career. Milford’s Morgan Andrews, who capped off a successful collegiate career this past fall with a national championship at the University of Southern California, signed with the Boston Breakers ...

Spartans thrived with camaraderie

Cabinet Sports

While Milford didn’t celebrate a Division II boys basketball title on Saturday, both had their best seasons in several years as they at least made it to the semifinals. “Oh definitely, we had a great year,” Milford coach Dan Murray said, his team finishing up at 18-2, the two losses to ...

Milford falls short of D-II final

Cabinet Sports

DURHAM – The Milford boys basketball team didn’t have to deal with many bad days this season. The scrappy Spartans continually found ways to win, as 10 of Milford’s 18 victories were decided by a single-digit margin. The No. 2 Spartans couldn’t get over the hump on March 15, though, as ...

Amherst’s Gilligan named All-American

Cabinet Sports

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Devin Gilligan, an Amherst native who starred on the Southern New Hampshire University men’s basketball team, received National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Coaches’ All-America Team accolades, it was announced Tuesday.  Gilligan, who becomes the ...

Southern NH Cavs Squirt 2 team extends win streak to 17

HB Sports

The Southern NH Cavaliers Squirt 2 team beat out Amesbury A during a tight match Saturday. Owen Murphy got the scoreboard lit up with the game’s first goal assisted by Gabe Cini and Aine Kelly. Another goal by defenseman Fred Hardy assisted by Andrew Byrne and Murphy ended the first with a ...

Bedford girls fall against BG in final

Bedford Sports

MANCHESTER – Sue Thomas did a good job of trying to put a positive spin on a tough Division I title game loss to Bishop Guertin. “We were definitely the underdogs coming in,” Thomas said after her Bedford High School girls basketball team fell short, 52-49, to the Cardinals at the SNHU ...

HB girls fall in final

HB Sports

By JASON ORFAO Staff Writer MANCHESTER – The Hollis Brookline girls basketball team had a historic march to the Division II title game. For those who believe defense wins championships, Lebanon provided the blueprint Friday night at Southern New Hampshire University. Points were at a premium ...

Bedford Girls basketball recreation summaries 7/8 grade

Bedford Sports

Small Green Computer 20, Bedford Friends of Recreation 18 After 40 minutes of all out hustle, SGC walked away with a hard-fought win over a determined BFOR team. Trailing most of the game, SGC dialed up the defensive pressure as Roisi Russell and Delaney Goterch forced BFOR into numerous ...

Bedford Barracudas Swim Team registration

Bedford Sports

Registration for the summer 2017 Bedford Barracudas Swim Team will be held on two nights: Tuesday, April 4 and Tuesday, May 2, both from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the McKelvie Intermediate School Cafeteria at 108 Liberty Hill Road in Bedford. Returning and new swimmers must register in-person on one of ...

Bulldogs rout Tide, defend title

Bedford Sports

It’s no shock that Bedford went on to with the Division I hockey championship. The shock was that the Bulldogs blew away both Bishop Guertin and Concord by a combined 12-0 score in the semis and finals. In the title game vs. Concord, the ‘Dogs grabbed a 3-0 lead six minutes into the game ...

HB boys surge into semifinals

HB Sports

Editor’s note: No. 4 Hollis Brookline was scheduled to play top- seeded Lebanon in the Division II boys basketball semifinals at the University of New Hampshire on Wednesday, but results were not available by Hollis Brookline Journal press time. For updated brackets, see NHIAA.org. If the ...

Destined for Durham

Cabinet Sports

Editor’s note: Milford was scheduled to play Coe-Brown Northwood in the NHIAA Division II boys basketball semifinals on Wednesday night at the University of New Hampshire, but results were not available by Cabinet press time. For updated brackets, see www.NHIAA.org. With a victory, Milford ...

Tourney tuneup

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Milford tops HB, preps for quarterfinal Saturday MILFORD – They have a fiery player in senior forward Shane Winnett, a determined scorer in Ryan Banuskevich, and a surprising 3-point shooter in senior center Evan Ryan. That’s a lot for any Division II team to handle, so you can almost ...

Gilligan named Region POY

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ALBANY, N.Y. – Amherst native Devin Gilligan, a senior on the Southern New Hampshire University men’s basketball, team was voted the Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) East Region Player of the Year and junior teammate Chris Walters earned a spot on the East All-Region ...

Bedford boys hoop fends off ’Hawks in QFs en route to final

Bedford Sports

BEDFORD – The Bedford Bulldogs couldn’t get Merrimack to give up on its season Friday night in the Division I quarterfinals, although eventually time ran out on the Tomahawks to the tune of a 47-41 Bulldog win. The third-seeded Bulldogs moved on to Saturday’s Division I championship with ...

Hollis Brookline boys basketball on to quarters

HB Sports

HOLLIS – Stephen Giaconia spent the week nursing an injured foot, hoping to suit up for the fourth-seeded Cavaliers’ tournament opener. “I knew this morning,” the Hollis Brookline senior said. “I woke up and my foot felt good. I stayed off it most of the day, keeping the pressure off ...

One win away

HB Sports

MANCHESTER – Elizabeth Atkinson stepped to the free-throw line with eight seconds left in the Division II semifinals as a chant erupted from the Hollis Brookline student section: “It’s all over!” Indeed, it was. The sophomore drilled the foul shots for good measure. Cassandra Stapelfeld ...

Milford scholar-athletes will be recognized March 13

Cabinet Sports

The annual NHIAA and NHADA Scholar Athlete Awards for Division 2 schools will be presented on Monday, March 13 at the Capitol Center for the Arts in Concord. This award is presented each year to high school seniors who have excelled in athletics as well as academics while demonstrating ...

Hunt places 8th

Cabinet Sports

SHS senior among New England stars Souhegan senior Madeleine Hunt placed eighth in the 2-mile run at the New England Championships on Saturday at the Reggie Lewis Track and Athletic Facility in Roxbury, Mass. Hunt crossed the finish line at 10:53.76. The next best finish for a local athlete ...