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Bedford softball starts with 3 straight wins

Bedford Sports

Bedford 4, Dover 2 Bedford starts the season off strong with a 4-2 win over Dover. Pitcher Katie Martin threw 13 strikeouts to get her first victory. The team was led offensively by Maddie Lucontoni with a single and a run scored, Jacque Harrington hit a double and scored, Shanna Scribner got a ...

Barracudas registration

Bedford Sports

Registration for the summer 2017 Bedford Barracudas Swim Team will be held on two nights: The first was April 4 and the second will be Tuesday, May 2, 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 ...

Bulldog Blast on May 20

Bedford Sports

The 2017 AYF/AYC Bulldog Blast will be held on Saturday, May 20 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. The Blast, which will be held at the Puritan Backroom in Manchester, will feature a buffet dinner at 7:30, dancing, a cash bar, and a silent auction. This event will serve as one of our major fundraisers for ...

Bedford girls lax opens season with 17-2 win at South

Bedford Sports

NASHUA – Bedford coach Christine Hodgdon was looking forward to see her team in action. The Bulldogs responded with a 17-2 thrashing of Nashua South last week at Stellos Stadium in the season opener. Kennedy Boyle, Hannah McCarthy and Sydney Lynch each tallied four goals for the Bulldogs ...

MYA competes at New England Youth Wrestling Invitational

Merrimack Sports

The Merrimack Youth Wrestling Program competed in the Marshwood’s New England Youth Wrestling Tournament held at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland, Maine on April 1. This double elimination folkstyle, postseason tournament attracts die-hards from all over the New England region. Merrimack ...

Jolly in running for Apple Therapy Athlete of Year

Merrimack Sports

Merrimack senior Elise Jolly is the running for this year’s Apple Therapy Male and Female Student Athletes of the Year. The honors will be handed out at the annual banquet at the Derryfield Restaurant in Manchester on Thursday, May 25. Some others in Greater Nashua with a shot at the two ...

Leclaire named WPI Women’s Student-Athlete of Week

Merrimack Sports

WORCESTER, Mass. – Renee Leclaire from the softball team has been selected as the WPI Female Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending April 9. LeClaire hit .526 (10-of-19) with zero strikeouts, six RBI, three doubles, four runs and a walk in six games this past week. The sophomore had ...

Milford summer basketball league registration

Merrimack Sports

Sign-ups for the 20th annual Milford Summer Basketball Leagues will be held at the Light of the World Christian Church on Saturday, May 6 (9:00-11 a.m.), Thursday, May 11 (6-8 p.m.) and Saturday, May 13 (9-11 a.m.). Space is limited in the league (108 slots) and will be filled on a first-come, ...

Merrimack baseball starts year at 1-2

Merrimack Sports

Baseball Pinkerton 18, Merrimack 3 It was a tough outing for the Tomahawks in their first game of the season as the Astros rolled to a victory on April 12. Spaulding 4, Merrimack 1 It was tied at one going into the final inning of play on April 14 when Spaulding put up three runs on the board. ...

Tomahawks fall to Sabers in boys lax

Merrimack Sports

AMHERST – The pressure was there early, but the Tomahawks just couldn’t capitalize. Merrimack (0-3) played its best lacrosse in the first, as the Sabers only had a 7-5 advantage in shots on goal after the opening frame. However, the Sabers erupted for seven second-quarter goals en route to ...

Burns blasts Sabers to 7-6 win over Cavs

Cabinet Sports

AMHERST – As a pitcher, it’s pretty obvious you have to tiptoe your way through this spring’s athletic Souhegan High School baseball lineup. One misstep can be crucial, as Hollis Brookline’s Joe Brown found out on Monday. Brown had done a nice job with two scoreless innings of relief, ...

Andrews makes pro debut for Boston

Cabinet Sports

Milford native Morgan Andrews made her professional debut on Sunday night, as the Boston Breakers were defeated 2-0 by FC Kansas City at Children’s Mercy Victory Field. Andrews did not start the match, but did receive some playing time late, as the former Spartan and NCAA champion entered in ...

Souhegan boys lacrosse rolls past Tomahawks

Cabinet Sports

AMHERST – As the final moments of the first quarter ticked away, Souhegan senior goalie Alex Burnley scooped up the ball and launched it downfield to Trace Hennas, who faked a shot and beat the goalie to score with 2.8 seconds remaining. The alert execution was exactly the kind of play ...

Preview capsules for Merrimack spring sports

Merrimack Sports

Girls Tennis COACH: Sue Cloutier LAST SEASON: Did not qualify for tournament. RETURNING STARTERS: Lianna Klinger sr.; Rebecca Eelman, sr.; Kortney Vallace, sr.; McKenzy Miller, jr.; Alyssa Petrie, jr.; Eliza Gustafson, jr.; Abby Fay, so.; Devon Mitchell, so. PROMISING NEWCOMERS: Jess Bonner, ...

Schaller fights on with B’s

Merrimack Sports

BOSTON – The cameras and microphones suddenly surrounded Merrimack’s Tim Schaller in the corner of the Boston Bruins dressing room. Schaller admitted he’d never been besieged by as much media before. “No, I haven’t,” he said Saturday with a chuckle. “But the playoffs haven’t ...

Hussain finalist for award

Bedford Sports

NASHUA – On Thursday, May 25, the top student athletes from across New Hampshire – including Bedford’s Shahrukh Hussain – will be honored at the Derryfield Restaurant in Manchester at the 2017 Apple Therapy Student Athlete of the Year Banquet. Two high school seniors, one male and one ...

Barracudas registration

Bedford Sports

Registration for the summer 2017 Bedford Barracudas Swim Team will be held on two nights: The first was April 4 and the second will be Tuesday, May 2, 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 ...

Southern NH Cavs Squirt 2 claims title

HB Sports

The Southern NH Cavaliers Squirt 2 team ended the season with the North A Championship title. The Cavaliers had a busy weekend as they played Saturday at the Haverill Valley Forum. Goalie Jake O’Brien gave a shutout performance against Haverill’s Squirt AA2, earning the Cavs the Valley ...

Andrews starts NWSL journey Sunday

Cabinet Sports

A dream will come true this weekend. Milford native Morgan Andrews is expected to make her professional debut on Sunday with the Boston Breakers. Andrews, a midfielder who was drafted No. 3 overall out of the University of Southern California in the NWSL College Draft this year, is on the ...

Wallisch makes mark at Rochester

Cabinet Sports

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – University of Rochester senior Jamie Wallisch, an Amherst native and Souhegan graduate, moved into second place in career scoring as the Yellowjackets defeated Bard College, 15-3, in women’s lacrosse at Edwin Fauver Stadium on Saturday afternoon. Wallisch scored four goals ...