Bedford Sports Talk


Seventh-grade girls

Bedford won its last regular season game in a nail biter, beating Goffstown in OT 32-29.

Great defense was played by Emily Adams, and Sydney Lynch helped the team, while the offense was lead by Lizzy Stevenson and Sophia King.

Eighth-grade girls

The Bedford girls claimed the championship of the February Shootout Championship on Feb. 17 in Reading, Mass., by defeating Wayne, N.J., 38-28. Bedford went 4-0 in the tournament.


Registration night

The Bedford Junior Bulldogs will hold registration for football and cheerleading for the upcoming season from 6-8 p.m. on March 4 and 27 at the McKelvie Middle School cafeteria. Anyone interested can pre-register at There will also be a Junior Bulldogs cheer information night from 6-8 p.m. on March 3 at the McKelvie Middle School cafeteria. For more information, email Pam MacDonald at or visit the website.

Coaches wanted

The Junior Bulldogs are also looking for football and cheer coaches for the 2014 season.

Anyone interested can find more information at, or can send a coaching resume to or to Bedford Football & Spirit Association, PMB 224, 1 Hardy Road, Bedford, NH 03110, attention Football Coordinator or Cheer Coordinator.


Barracudas registration and open house

The Bedford Barracudas swim team will hold a registration night and open house from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on April 7 and 15 at the McKelvie Middle School cafeteria. Returning and new swimmers must register in person on one of these dates.

Bring your completed registration forms and payment in cash or check made out to “BST.” The cost is $120 for each swimmer in a family. For more information and registration forms, go to


Babe Ruth registration

Bedford Babe Ruth is open for registration for the 2014 season. The 16-game season begins on April 31 and games are played at night during the week at both Riley Field and the SAU field, and on mornings and afternoons on the weekends. Cost is $200 per player, with a family maximum of $350. Registration for the Colt League and the Palomino League will open in March. For more information, send an email to bedford

Indoor workouts

Bedford Babe Ruth will hold indoor workouts for the 13-15 year old division at Bedford High School. Preseason workouts will be conducted from 4-6 p.m. March 9; 3-5 p.m. March 16; noon-2 p.m. March 23; 3-5 p.m. March 30. Players must be registered in order to attend. To register visit

Granite State Baseball

The Granite State Baseball League is forming a new team for the towns of Bedford and Amherst in the 28-38-plus division. The season starts in mid-April and goes until late August. For more information, go to or call 315-7043.


Spring openings available

Hampshire FC has limited openings on its boys and girls U10-U19 spring soccer teams. The teams are open to players from any town. Hampshire FC is also now accepting registrations for the tots and EDP spring programs. For more information, go to www.amherst or contact Lisa Davidson at or 654-5276.


First coach-parent

The New Hampshire Lacrosse Foundation will team with the Amherst Lacrosse Club to host the first Professional Coaching Alliance Parent Workshop. The event will take place at Hampshire Hills at 6 p.m. on March 12. The workshop is open to any parent at no cost and is not sport specific. Up to 100 participants can be accommodated. To register, go to