HB Sports

Southern NH Cavs Squirt 2 claims title

The Southern NH Cavaliers Squirt 2 team ended the season with the North A Championship title. The Cavaliers had a busy weekend as they played Saturday at the Haverill Valley Forum. Goalie Jake O’Brien gave a shutout performance against Haverill’s Squirt AA2, earning the Cavs the Valley ...

New coach at HB

HOLLIS – The new coach at Hollis Brookline High School is very old school. There’s been a changing of the guard on the diamond at Hollis Brookline. Alum Ryan Coulter had guided the Cavalier baseball program for 18 years, but the administration ultimately – without revealing why – ...

SNH Pee Wee Two wins 3 of 4 games

The Southern New Hampshire Cavaliers Pee Wee Two team won three of four games in the recent Cape Cod Classic Pee Wee Tournament and also a game in the Valley League in Woburn, Mass. Before the Cavs fell to the Burlington (Mass.) Devils in the tourney finals, they took three straight, first ...

Lebanon tops HB in D-II semi

By TOM KING Staff Writer DURHAM – The ball was bouncing around at half court and belonged to anyone. Yes, a 50-50 ball. Suddenly, though, Lebanon’s Ryan Milliken turned on the jets, and the look on the face of Hollis Brookline’s Stephen Giaconia all but said, “Uh-oh.” That was the ...

Southern NH Cavs Squirt 2 team extends win streak to 17

The Southern NH Cavaliers Squirt 2 team beat out Amesbury A during a tight match Saturday. Owen Murphy got the scoreboard lit up with the game’s first goal assisted by Gabe Cini and Aine Kelly. Another goal by defenseman Fred Hardy assisted by Andrew Byrne and Murphy ended the first with a ...

HB girls fall in final

By JASON ORFAO Staff Writer MANCHESTER – The Hollis Brookline girls basketball team had a historic march to the Division II title game. For those who believe defense wins championships, Lebanon provided the blueprint Friday night at Southern New Hampshire University. Points were at a premium ...

HB boys surge into semifinals

Editor’s note: No. 4 Hollis Brookline was scheduled to play top- seeded Lebanon in the Division II boys basketball semifinals at the University of New Hampshire on Wednesday, but results were not available by Hollis Brookline Journal press time. For updated brackets, see NHIAA.org. If the ...

Hollis Brookline boys basketball on to quarters

HOLLIS – Stephen Giaconia spent the week nursing an injured foot, hoping to suit up for the fourth-seeded Cavaliers’ tournament opener. “I knew this morning,” the Hollis Brookline senior said. “I woke up and my foot felt good. I stayed off it most of the day, keeping the pressure off ...

One win away

MANCHESTER – Elizabeth Atkinson stepped to the free-throw line with eight seconds left in the Division II semifinals as a chant erupted from the Hollis Brookline student section: “It’s all over!” Indeed, it was. The sophomore drilled the foul shots for good measure. Cassandra Stapelfeld ...

HB gymnastics ties for 6th at state meet

Hollis Brookline finished in a tie for sixth at the NHIAA Gymnastics State Championship on Saturday at Pinkerton Academy. Cambria Pomeranz and Peyton O’Connors led the way for the Cavaliers. Pomeranz took 13th out of 154 gymnasts in the all-around standings, while O’Connors ...

Southern New Hampshire Cavaliers Pee Wee Two claims win

The Southern New Hampshire Cavaliers Pee Wee Two Team under Coach Mike Rancourt recently defeated the Nashoba Grizzles 8-2. Coach Ranford said this was their best game so far this season. Bailey Landsteiner scored the first goal for the Cavs off a deft feed from Emma Dunn who sliced the ...

HB suffers setback to Milford

HOLLIS – Hollis Brookline hosted a boys basketball game on Friday night. But perhaps more accurately, it hosted a statement being made by the Milford Spartans to the rest of Division II. Despite their proximity near the top of the standings, the Spartans dominated HB, easily earning ...

Sports Talk

Southern NH Cavs Mini Mite program The Southern New Hampshire Cavaliers hockey club is offering a Mini Mite program for boys and girls ages 5-8. It is a limited travel hockey team with a cost of $450 per session or $800 for a full year. There are 12-week sessions, consistent ice time, USA ...

High School Highlights

Girls Basketball Hollis Brookline 54, Timberlane 14 Elizabeth Bonnette and Kalie Simonds contributed six points each, while Sophia Barassi added four points of her own. Boys Basketball Hollis Brookline 41, Bow 37 Matt Simco led the charge on Jan. 25 with 13 points and eight points apiece for ...

HB teams up with Coaches vs. Cancer

Hollis Brookline High School Boys' and Girls' Basketball has teamed up with the American Cancer Society's Coaches vs. Cancer initiative to raise funds for cancer research and patient programs and services that save lives. The public is invited to attend the boys' and girls' varsity and JV ...

HB girls top Sabers

By JASON ORFAO Staff Writer HOLLIS - Some believe the Hollis Brookline girls basketball team has the look of a Final Four contender. Souhegan coach Mike Heaney can be counted among them. The Cavaliers built a 22-point cushion in the third quarter, withstood a rally from the Sabers and held on ...

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Southern NH Cavs Mini Mite program The Southern New Hampshire Cavaliers hockey club is offering a Mini Mite program for boys and girls ages 5-8. It is a limited travel hockey team with a cost of $450 per session or $800 for a full year. There are 12-week sessions, consistent ice time, USA ...

Dreyer, Delong collect victories while Cavs fall at Milford

Wrestling Milford 48, Hollis Brookline 18 Host Milford won a whopping 10 matches, including three forfeits on Jan. 18. Ethan Briggs captured an 8-4 decision at 132 and it went on from there with wins by Trevor Grenier at 138 (6-3), Maverick Dodier at 145 (7-4), Ricky DeBernardo at 152 (fall), ...

Cavs drop Lebanon

HOLLIS - It had been over a year since the Lebanon boys basketball team dropped a regular-season game. The Cavaliers put an end to the Raiders' 24-game streak on Jan. 20 in Hollis. Nick Fothergill scored 18 points - 15 in the second half - while Matt Simco and Matt Dowling each recorded a ...

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2017 Bedford Babe Ruth Baseball League Registration The Bedford Babe Ruth Baseball 13-16 Division registration is now open for players born between May 1, 2000, and April 30, 2004. To register go to www.bedfordbaberuth.com. Registration for Palomino (17-18) and Throrobred (19-23) will open in ...