HB Sports

HB U11 clinches trip to regionals

Saturday, July 15 The Hollis Brookline Cal Ripken U11 All-Stars opened state tournament play in Nashua on Saturday with a 5-4 win over Londonderry. In the top of the first, HB set the tone with two great defensive plays. Jackson Goldstein doubled off a runner at home attempting to score on a ...

HB Cal Ripken U11 All-Stars play well

Hollis Brookline Cal Ripken U11 All-Stars cruised into the Souhegan Valley Invitational playoffs recently with three strong wins. July 8 On Saturday, HB jumped on ConVal early and cruised to a 10-1 victory. Adam Connelly led the way with two hits, three stolen bases and pitched a perfect ...

Martel wins 2nd State Am in 5 years

KEENE – It wasn’t easy, but making history rarely is. Nashua Country Club’s Mike Martel held off Concord Country Club’s Matt Paradis for a 2 and 1 victory in the 36-hole title match of the 114th New Hampshire Amateur Championship on Saturday at Bretwood Golf Course. The triumph marks ...

U11 All Stars march into state tournament

HB U11 All-Stars opened Cal Ripken District play recently with two strong wins, avenging losses from last summer and qualifying the team for the State Tournament. July 1 HB knocked off Amherst 8-3 led by a strong effort on the mound and at the plate from Travis Lafontaine. Andrew Eckman and ...

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 ...

Souhegan’s Grondstra evolves from patient to All-Star

BEDFORD – Luuc Grondstra knew exactly where he was going when the group of high school football players went to visit patients at the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth (CHaD) a couple of months ago. “I totally remembered the halls that we walked through, especially in the children’s ...

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Breakers fall 1-0 to North Carolina Milford’s Morgan Andrews played the entirety of the match for the second straight week, but the Boston Breakers fell 1-0 to the first-place North Carolina Courage on Saturday at Jordan Field in NWSL action. Andrews was credited with a shot on goal and a ...

HB Cavs boys U9 team earns 8-6 win over Bedford

HB Cavs boys U9 team earns 8-6 win over Bedford The Cavs traveled to Bedford to play a strong team with only one defeat in seven games this season, but emerged with an 8-6 victory. Goals from Colten Herrera and John Constantine put the Cavs up two before Bedford replied with two of their own. ...

Local girls lax team finishes undefeated

The Hollis-Brookline Youth Lacrosse 12UB (fifth and sixth grades) girls team went undeafeated this season. On Sunday, the Cavs went on to win the championship with a 7-6 sudden-death overtime triumph over Exeter. Amanda Gardinier scored the winning goal in the extra period. Bella Haytayan ...

Cavs fall in semis

By ANDREW SYLVIA Correspondent NASHUA – Pinkerton defeated Hollis Brookline 3-1 in the first week of the boys volleyball season, and now in the final week of the campaign as well, earning a victory in the NHIAA Division I boys volleyball semifinals at Nashua North on June 8. The Cavaliers ...

Derryfield cruises past HB boys lax

NASHUA – Hollis Brookline brought a 12-game win streak into Wednesday’s Division II boys lacrosse semifinal at Stellos Stadium. The momentum wasn’t nearly enough to overcome the buzz saw of undefeated, defending champion Derryfield. The second-seeded Cougars scored the first six goals and ...

HB reaches Final 4

HOLLIS – Hollis Brookline needed five sets and then some to finally extinguish Goffstown and continue its state title defense. The Cavaliers, down 2-1, got an outstanding fourth-set performance from Jonathan Brackett to keep them in it and an amazing closing performance from Nick Wood, who ...

HBJC registration

The Hollis Brookline Jr. Cavaliers Football and Cheer Program registration is open for the 2017 season. The league is gearing up for another fun and exciting season. Please note, cheer applicants will need to register on the NHYFSC site (nhyfcs.org) as well. For more information on ...

High School Highlights

Track and Field HB boys, girls finish 18th, 14th as teams Kristopher Johnson recorded a leap of 20 feet, 11 ¼ inches to take second in the long jump at the Division II championships at Kennett High School on Saturday. It was the only points of the day for the HB boys, who finished 18th with ...

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HBJC registration The Hollis Brookline Jr. Cavaliers Football and Cheer Program registration is open for the 2017 season. The league is gearing up for another fun and exciting season. Please note, cheer applicants will need to register on the NHYFSC site (nhyfcs.org) as well. For more ...

High School Highlights

The Cavaliers (13-2) barely escaped against the Bobcats (8-6) in their Division II quarterfinal match, which was played at Nashua High School North. Hollis had captured four of six singles, but OR had rallied to knot the match 4-4 with wins at No. 2 and No. 3 doubles. And, HB’s No. 1 doubles ...

High School Highlights

Baseball Hollis Brookline 5, Souhegan 2 For the first time in over a year, the Souhegan baseball team met its match on May 12. Kaito Kramarcyck tossed a complete game and Hollis Brookline snapped Souhegan’s 26-game win streak Friday with a 5-2 victory in Hollis. Kramarcyck surrendered only ...

Hollis Brookline Cavs soccer racks up wins

GU13 – Cavs 9, Fremont 0 The Hollis Brookline Cavaliers girls U13 team who won a 9-0 game over Fremont recently on the road. Cavaliers goalie Rachel Long had six saves in net capturing her first shutout with Claudia Pack, Morgan Kipp, Kayla Carlton and Kaya Toms playing well defensively with ...

Boys volleyball picks up pair of victories

Boys Volleyball Hollis Brookline 3, Goffstown 0 The defending champion Cavaliers improved to 5-2 on the season May 5 with a 25-17, 25-16, 29-27 sweep of the Grizzlies on Friday in Hollis. Scott Van Coughnett orchestrated the offense with 29 assists, while Nick Wood led the hitting with 13 ...

HBJC registration

The Hollis Brookline Jr Cavaliers Football and Cheer Program registration is open for the 2017 season. The league is gearing up for another fun and exciting season. Please note, cheer applicants will need to register on the NHYFSC site (nhyfcs.org) as well. For more information on registration ...