Cabinet Sports

Batchelder lifts Souhegan

AMHERST – Lily Batchelder wasn’t about to try to fool anyone after the junior goalie’s 16 saves were the difference in Souhegan High School’s 1-0 win over Milford on Tuesday night. She wasn’t going to say she had those shots all the way, wasn’t bothered by onrushing Spartan freshman ...

Hoop hero steps up for Souhegan

AMHERST — Souhegan Regional senior Andy Geffrard got fooled once. John Stark High ran the motion away from his the Saber’s corner and then sneaked the tight end back there for a touchdown in Saturday afternoon’s opener. Geffrard never forgot. So when the Generals came calling into the red ...

Still time to take a dip at Keyes

MILFORD – Take a big breath. Hold it. Hold it. Now, jump for joy into the crystal waters at Keyes Memorial Pool, a main attraction at Keyes Memorial Park, 45 Elm St., in Milford. Summer fun there still is an option, before the pool closes for the season Aug. 25. The Milford Recreation ...

Celebrating Doc Adams: ‘A father of base ball’?

MONT VERNON – Daniel Adams was a persistent man. Born in Mont Vernon in 1814, he practiced medicine here with his father before moving to New York. After work, he loved to play “base ball,” a crude forerunner of modern baseball, but in 1845 that wasn’t easy. The sport was so ...

NH falls in Shrine Game

Make it two in a row for Vermont. Fair Haven’s Dylan Ellis scored a pair of touchdowns and Vermont stifled New Hampshire for a 19-0 victory in the 64th Shrine Maple Sugar Bowl on Saturday evening at Spartan Stadium in Castleton, Vt. It’s the second straight victory in the series for the ...

Silver Knights in FCBL semis

PITTSFIELD, Mass. – In the playoffs, you never know who is going to come up big. That’s why it shouldn’t be surprising that Tom Blandini, the No. 9 hitter in the Nashua Silver Knights lineup, is the unlikely hero of Tuesday night’s stunning 5-2 Futures League first round elimination ...

Kibbe takes early lead at Stroke Play tourney

ROCHESTER – Peter Keilty’s share of the lead disappeared when Josh Kibbe, one of the last players to reach the clubhouse on Tuesday afternoon, unveiled the only round under par. That doesn’t mean he left Rochester Country Club disappointed. Keilty, a Portsmouth CC member, sits in a ...

Pittsfield’s ballpark has history, too

Welcome to Wahconah Park, located a stone’s throw from downtown Pittsfield in the heart of the Berkshires. On Tuesday night it was the sight of the best Nashua Silver Knights victory of the year, 5-2 over the Pittsfield Suns in the one-game first-round of the FCBL Playoffs. Wahconah tries to ...

Sabers to be inducted to NHIAA HOF

Longevity, service, outstanding accomplishments. Those are always the main criteria for induction into the New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association Hall of Fame, and they fit the local segment of this year’s group perfectly. The NHIAA announced its induction class for its Nov. 12 ...

Time to Shrine: Fagan set for annual Maple Sugar Bowl

College can be an intimidating experience for incoming freshmen, especially incoming freshmen football players. But having your best buddy with you can make it a lot easier. That will be the case for Milford native and former Bishop Guertin receiever Dylan Fagan at Assumption College in ...

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Andrews, Breakers will host FC Kansas City on Friday Milford native Morgan Andrews and the Boston Breakers will host FC Kansas City on Friday at Jordan Field starting at 4 p.m. The Breakers (3-7-5) will try to continue its improved play as Boston hasn’t lost in its last four matches, ...

Sedlar in lead at Women’s State Amateur

Editor’s note: The New Hampshire Women’s Amateur golf championship was scheduled to conclude Wednesday, but results were not available by Cabinet press time. GRANTHAM – Beth Hamilton and Dana Harrity did some good things on the golf course Tuesday, and their scores at Eastman Golf Links ...

Jasper Valley Swim Team celebrates successful Rotary Meet

The Jasper Valley Swim Team (JVST) swept the 52nd Annual Milford Rotary Swim Meet on July 15-16. Competing in Division 3, JVST placed first both in division and overall with 1,654.5 points. This is JVST’s first win at the annual Rotary meet in five years, since their last first-place finish ...

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Andrews continues to find time on pitch during 1-0 loss Milford native Morgan Andrews continues to pile up playing time, but the Boston Breakers suffered a 1-0 setback to the Houston Dash on Saturday. Nichelle Prince’s goal in the 23rd minute proved to be the difference as Houston held a ...

Several earn three victories at Milford Rotary Swim Meet

The 52nd annual Milford Rotary Swim Meet took place on Saturday and Sunday at Keyes Memorial Park. The event, which is free for the participants, attracted hundreds of swimmers from around the area. The following swimmers earned first place in three events: Division 1 Concord YMCA – Lucie ...

Milford Rotary Swim Meet Results

52nd Annual MIlford Rotary Swim Meet July 15-16 Girls 8 & Under 100 Yard IM Division 3 1, Kenndey, Libby, JVST-NE, 2:02.77. 2, Mallya, Natasha A, PRDE-NE, 2:16.47. 3, DeHoyos, Avery M, STRM-NE, 2:36.19. Girls 8 & Under 100 Yard IM Division 2 1, Wilson, Keara L, INF-NE, 1:40.34. 2, ...

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Breakers hold on for scoreless draw Despite failing to record a shot on goal, the Boston Breakers managed to hold on for a scoreless draw on Saturday at home against the second-place Chicago Red Stars. Milford graduate Morgan Andrews continued her recent streak of playing time and was on the ...

Souhegan’s Reagan picked to play in Area Code Games

Souhegan High School’s Bryce Reagan continues to prove he’s one of the best baseball players New Hampshire has seen in recent years. Reagan, along with Bedford’s Grant Lavigne, was named to the prestigious East Coast Pro Rangers and Area Code Yankees teams. The Souhegan shortstop, this ...

Leahy’s TD helps West to 25-14 CHaD triumph

MANCHESTER – Bedford’s Nick Leahy set the tone on Friday, before rain and lightning put the game on hold. Team West finished the job Sunday. Merrimack’s Justin Grassini received the Bo Dickson Most Valuable Player award for the West’s 25-14 win over the East in the Sunday resumption of ...

Ethier wins NHGA Junior

GOFFSTOWN – Nashua Country Club members Tommy Ethier and Jack Brown have played countless rounds of golf together. Next time the friends tee off, Ethier will own the bragging rights – and a bigger trophy to prove it. Ethier, a recent Bishop Guertin graduate, took control early and closed ...