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Souhegan surging after road win at HB

Cabinet Sports

HOLLIS – The high school basketball season can often hinge on survival skills. If Tuesday night’s 52-38 win at defending Division II state champion Hollis Brookline is any indication, Souhegan High coach Peter Pierce has to be riding high into the weekend. The Sabers, now 6-1, entered ...

On-ice steps for North-Souhegan

Cabinet Sports

Josh Lavoie was faced with his first real challenge as a varsity head coach, a month into his first season with the North-Souhegan boys hockey team. He somehow had to try to urge the Saber-Titans to wipe out the memory of a brutal four-game stretch in which they had been outscored 29-2. He ...

Milford’s Robinson rolls to Dartmouth Relays win

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What a weekend it was for a handful of area athletes at the prestigious Dartmouth Relays. Milford’s Lauren Robinson, the University of Alabama-Birmingham commit, rolled to victory in the championship mile. The senior rolled in 5:08.46. Souhegan’s sensational freshman Chloe Trudel ...

Roundup: Milford tracksters sharp

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The Milford High and Souhegan High girls track teams headed up to UNH to compete in a six-team meet on Sunday morning. The Spartan girls took second, and Souhegan was fifth in the event. Sophomore Renee Wilson had a busy and extremely productive day for Milford, winning the long jump with a ...

DeBernardo helps Spartans to fifth at Invitational

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AMHERST – Among the 13 scoring teams, Hollis Brookline High School turned in the top area performance, claiming third place at the Milford-Souhegan Invitational Wrestling Tournament with 130 points. The Cavs celebrated three individual champs, placing behind tourney winner Coventry, R.I., ...

Barad delivers for RJG Universal in win

Bedford Sports

Boys Grades 3-4 MegaX 15, TFMoran 9 Mega-X got nice buckets by Stefanos Peters-Demetrio, Zach Pickett, Jacoby DeJesus and Cole Sufat. Bradley Bourcier, Charbel Elchalfoun and Ike Corbett played strong defensive games. Owen Sprague, Jack Bergeron and Eddie Bishop helped keep TF Moran in ...

Milford High football crew honored

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Making the Division II playoffs and finishing with a 6-3 record, the Milford High football team enjoyed a superb season. The Spartans had some excellent help along the way, especially at home. Recently, the NH Football Officials Association has recognized Milford High School as the Division ...

Winter sports season kicks off

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New Hampshire girls hockey expands to 16 teams this winter, and Souhegan coach Kelli Braley enthusiastically embraces the growth. “Now that it’s 16 teams, we’re not playing anybody twice anymore, and it makes for a lot more parity,” Braley said. “I think Hanover and Exeter will be ...

Amazing idea spawned at Amherst Country Club

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Perhaps it is the weather, the biblical September and October (you know, rain for 40 days and 40 nights ... stay with me here folks) or maybe it is just as simple as course preservation. But an email rolled into The Telegraph’s sports inbox this week that certainly caught my eye and got me ...

Excitement abounds as season opens

Bedford Sports

At Bedford High School, athletic expectations tend to run high. So when the word starts to circulate around the Granite State that the Bulldogs might be down a bit in boys basketball this winter, it does no tend to sit well. “We have been very busy in the preseason and the kids have shown ...

Hollis Brookline winter teams are off and running

HB Sports

Three champs for Cavalier wrestling The Hollis Brookline wrestling team finished third at the recent Milford Souhegan Wrestling Invitational Tournament. The Cavaliers crowned three individual champions on the day, taking their spot in the 13-team tournament behind champion Coventry, ...

Huge start on mat for HBHS

HB Sports

The Hollis Brookline High wrestlers got to business recently at the Milford Souhegan Invitational. Above, Owen MacMillan is on his way to an impressive win by fall in the 220-pound championship match. Below, Cavalier teammates Scott Anneser and Tyler St. Pierre tangle in the 170-pound title ...

Merrimack team sharp

Merrimack Sports

The Merrimack Youth Wrestling Program took home seven medals in the recent PJ Sora Armed Forces Memorial Wrestling Tournament. The MYA fourth graders made a strong showing with two crowned champions, Rhys Dewar and Liam Newman. Both breezed through their brackets with Dewar pinning three of ...

Tomahawks off to fast start

Merrimack Sports

The Merrimack High School wrestling team got off to a solid start at the Milford Souhegan Invitational Tournament. Sophomore Anson Dewar won the 145-pound weight class, and he did it in style. Teammate Jake Newman also had a fine day, grabbing third place at 170 pounds. The Tomahawks, who ...

Swimming brimming with optimism this year

Cabinet Sports

Nancy McManus has been heading to the pool with her teams since December 12, and the coach likes what she sees. McManus will pilot the Milford High and Wilton-Lyndeborough swim teams through the winter high school season, which commences for real on December 8 at Portsmouth High School. It ...

Eagles soccer steps up in class

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Because the Nashua Eagles finished in the top four in their division in their inaugural United Professional Soccer League, they’ve been promoted to another higher division, the UPSL’s Pro Premier Division. “We’ll be participating in the Pro Premier, along with some of the others who ...

Tourney cancellation forces changes on fly

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What had become a 13-year holiday tradition will not be around this season. The Conway Arena Holiday Hockey Tournament, which has been played since 2005 is done – at least for this year. Nashua athletic director Lisa Gingras told The Telegraph she made the decision, along with officials ...

Souhegan’s Bowkett earns Division II South honor

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The Division II South football coaches gathered to honored their award winners for the fall. Souhegan High coach Robin Bowkett stood at the top of the list, earning conference Coach of the Year honors for his team’s 7-4 campaign, complete with the trip to the state semifinals. Bowkett’s ...

Milford’s Robinson to run at Div. 1 UAB

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MILFORD – This Spartan senior is not about to pull any punches. Lauren Robinson has had enough of the New England winters, and she is going to run away because of them. With her parents blessing, of course. The state’s reigning Division II 3,200-meter champion, Milford High’s Robinson ...

Colleges: WPI’s Lia earns honor

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Amherst’s Rachel Lia is member of the eight-women Worcester Polytechnic Institute’s rowing team, recently named as a unit the school’s Female Student Athlete of the Week. The team finished third in the prestigious Head of the Charles regatta in 18:42.328, behind only defending national ...