Cabinet Sports

Burns blasts Sabers to 7-6 win over Cavs

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

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

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 ...

Andrews starts NWSL journey Sunday

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

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 ...

Hunt among finalists for $2,500 scholarship

NASHUA – On Thursday, May 25, the top student-athletes from across New Hampshire, including Souhegan’s Madeleine Hunt, 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 female, ...

UNH, Knight start practice

DURHAM – Put that one in the books. The University of New Hampshire football team hit Bremner Field early on a raw and chilly morning on March 28 – go time was 6:30 a.m. – to kick off its spring practice schedule. “One down,” said UNH coach Sean McDonnell afterwards. “It was pretty ...

Homecoming trip

Neal Huntington, a former Milford High School standout and Amherst native, was sitting in the seats behind third base at Fenway Park Monday morning, a few hours before the start of the Boston Red Sox- Pittsburgh Pirates season opener. Chatting on the phone, he was looking directly across the ...

Gilligan scores 12 at D-II ASG

Amherst native Devin Gilligan, a senior on the Southern New Hampshire University men’s basketball team netted 12 points, including eight in the second half, as the East squad recorded a 125-114 victory against the West team at the Reese’s/NABC Division II All-Star Game on Friday night at ...

All-American

Souhegan’s surge to the Division II baseball title in 2016 was built on pitching depth, stellar defense and timely hitting. Even on such a well-rounded team, it was hard to miss Bryce Reagan. As a sophomore, the shortstop won the team’s Defensive Player of the Year award for a second ...

Sparks steps down as SHS girls soccer coach

Amy Sparks wants her friends, family, and former players to know one thing: She’s not moving to Vermont full time. But, the now-former Souhegan High School girls soccer coach will be spending a lot more time there. She stepped down this past week from her three-year run as the Sabers head ...

Sk8 to Elimin8 Cancer Event at Conway Arena

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

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

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

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

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 ...

Destined for Durham

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

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

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 ...

Milford scholar-athletes will be recognized March 13

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 ...