Cabinet Sports

All-state athletes named

The state’s softball coaches named their all-state honorees and a pair of area athletes earned top awards. Milford’s Raven Comtois, in Division II, and Wilton-Lyndeborough’s Lexi Balam, in Division IV, were voted Players of the Year by the coaches. Milford’s Abby Stillwagon and ...

Dazzling performance

The Souhegan High girls 4x800 relay team, winning three straight state championships, has built up quite a legacy in New Hampshire track annals. The Sabers added a chapter on Thursday at the New Balance National Championships in Greensboro, N.C. Souhegan placed fifth overall, out of 25 ...

Souhegan track sensation Lambert pushes hard right to final weekend

The “airport dash” is not an officially-timed high school track event. Don’t tell that to Elise Lambert. Just how the recent Souhegan High graduate matriculates the distance from jetway to baggage claim with a relay leg to central parking could be the difference between super and ...

A special night to celebrate a baseball legend

MANCHESTER – If there is one name synonymous with New Hampshire high school baseball, it’s Bill Dod. This spring he completed his 50th and last season coaching in the Granite State, with a wide array of well-wishers coming together to honor him at Saturday’s New Hampshire Fisher Cats ...

Lambert, Williams crush competition at Meet of Champs

MERRIMACK– The Granite State’s top track and field athletes converged on Merrimack High School Saturday for the Meet of Champions, and the area’s top guns did not disappoint. Souhegan’s Elise Lambert continued her amazing season with a victory in the 300 hurdles. The senior clocked in ...

Sabers won’t repeat

In a rematch of last year’s championship game, the third-seeded Bedford Bulldogs defeated the second-seeded Souhegan Sabers Saturday in the Division I state semifinals, 15-8. Bedford’s Hannah McCarthy scored the game’s first goal just over a minute into the game, reaching a hat trick by ...

Amazing Dod Baseball Era ends

HANOVER – Moises Celaya threw 116 pitches, Joey Perras produced a game-winning RBI and the Hanover baseball team eliminated Souhegan from the NHIAA Division II playoffs with a thrilling, 6-5 victory, Thursday at the Dresden Athletic Fields. Celaya, the Marauders’ ace, had a workmanlike ...

Newest Silver Knight feels right at home

The text messages were back and forth much of the spring. Bryce Reagan always wanted to know how his former high school team and coach were doing. “I missed him a lot, I missed all the coaches,” the former Souhegan standout and newest Nashua Silver Knight said of the now retired Bill ...

Souhegan girls fall to Mass. power Norwell

AMHERST – Was it simply a letdown from an intense week against equally intense competition? Or was it simply that the visiting team was far superior? Perhaps it was a little of the former and a lot of the latter that allowed the visiting Norwell (Mass.) High School girls lacrosse team to ...

Area tracksters shine in final tuneup

LONDONDERRY – Just in time. That was the theme for the Milford High and Souhegan High track teams as they approached this past week’s Londonderry Invitational Track Meet. Both the Spartans and Sabers had some superb individual performances Saturday, just in time as they tuned up for ...

Pare dazzles for Spartans

Baseball Milford 1, Lebanon 0 Jamie Pare went the distance, giving up six hits and striking out six in the Spartans (7-7) win. Pare also had a strong showing at the plate with a hit and two stolen bases. Ricky DeBernardo went 1 for 3 with a double and Trevor Coyne added a hit and two stolen ...

Amherst’s Wyborney named Souhegan High’s next Athletic Director

By HECTOR LONGO Staff Writer AMHERST – It was going to take a dream job to wrest Dan Wyborney from the Nashua schools. “I have developed so many relationships there,” said the Nashua South physical education instructor. “There was an excitement there on a daily basis with the ...

Milford’s Urda caps brilliant lax career

About the only thing missing after four seasons of college lacrosse at Eastern Connecticut Eastern Connecticut State University was an exclamation point. Unfortunately for Milford’s Gavin Urda, it was the opposition, Keene State, that had the final say, trouncing ECSU in the Little East ...

Sabers’ Trzepacz has monster day at plate

Baseball Souhegan 8, ConVal 4 Daniel Trzepacz had a day to remember for the Sabers, hitting three homers and doubling, driving in five runs in total. Jacob Grassett had a homer while Liam McGrath picked up the win on the mound allowing three runs over five innings. Max Leonard picked up ...

Defending champ Sabers face huge week ahead

The two games surrounding last weekend told a little bit about the Souhegan High girls lacrosse team. The defending Division I state champs showed a bit of resilience, dropping their first game of the year to Mass. power Notre Dame Academy. Unfazed, the Sabers got right back on track Tuesday ...

Defensive stopper

Souhegan girls lacrosse coach, Maren Petropulos calls the Sabers’ defensive dynamo “feisty.” More than one opponent used the term “tenacious.” Pick out any synomym for relentless that you can find and you’re talking about senior co-captain McKenzie Robinson. “She’s the ...

Giant event set for Dod’s retirement

A big celebration is planned for Souhegan High School baseball coach and area legend Bill Dod’s retirement next month after 50 seasons of coaching baseball. It will be held at the New Hampshire Fisher Cats game on Saturday, June 9 at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium. The left field pavillion ...

Milford girls win on track

Outdoor Track Milford girls win: The Milford High girls took a three team meet with West and John Stark. The Spartan boys took second. Pittsburgh-bound Rebecca Durham is back on track, taking the 1600 in 5:13.24. Ashleigh Matsis won the 400 in 65.14. Lori DeMambro won the 3200 in 13:11.14. ...

Souhegan’s Geffrard goes from manager to starter in one year

AMHERST – As far as lacrosse managers go, Andersen Geffrard might have been a tad ordinary. If you watched Souhegan High senior at all through the football and hoop seasons, little about Geffrard could be labeled as that. The two-sport, second-team all-Division II selection is anything but ...

Spartan doubles delivers

In a hotly-contested battle, Sabrina Brown and Kami Peterson struck the decisive shots for the Spartans, winning at third doubles, 8-6, to clinch the 5-4 match over St. Thomas. Grace Carpenter, Leslie MacGrath and Katie Brown posted singles wins. Carpenter combined with Sydney Kolasinski at ...