HB football takes tough setback

Already ahead 14-7 with 8 minutes to play, John Stark kicker Jackson Easter booted a 35-yard field goal to go ahead by two scores on the way to a Generals’ 17-14 win over Hollis Brookline (1-4) in Hollis.

Wyatt Farwell rushed for a Hollis Brookline touchdown on the ensuing Cavaliers drive, but the Generals (2-3) defense stiffened the rest of the way for the win.

BOYS SOCCER

Goffstown 3, Hollis Brookline 2

The Cavaliers took a one-goal advantage into halftime, but a pair of second half goals by Goffstown sent Hollis Brookline to their third straight loss on Oct. 2.

Cam Tulley and Jonathan Brackett each scored for the Cavs, with Brackett also adding an assist.

Nick Wood made five saves in net for Hollis Brookline (1-7-1).

Hollis Brookline 0,

St. Thomas 0 (OT)

The Cavs’ Hunter Adams had the best chance of the game in the second overtime when he shot just wide. Nick Wood earned his second shutout of the season with four saves. Hollis is now 1-7-2.

GIRLS SOCCER

Goffstown 1, Hollis Brookline 0

The Cavaliers were shocked at home, dropping only their second game this season. Goffstown, meanwhile, earned their first victory of the year

on Oct. 2.

Hollis Brookline managed to put 18 shots on net, but Goffstown keeper Kerstan Daneau continually kept the Cavs off the board. Olivia

Clegghorn was just as good for Hollis, stopping six shots.

Hollis Brookline 1, St. Thomas 0

The Cavaliers improved to 10-2 but it wasn’t easy as it took until the 75th minute before Maddie McCann scored off a Rachel Flanagan cross on

Oct. 5. Olivia Clegghorn had four saves in goal for HB. The Saints fell to 2-7-1.

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL

Hollis Brookline 3, Goffstown 2

It came down to the wire, but the Cavaliers managed to pull off their second straight win. Game scores were 23-25, 25-23, 25-21, 9-25 and 15-

13 on Oct. 2.

Maddy Blake led the way for Hollis Brookline (7-3) with 12 kills. Sierra Dinman and Lex Chilton combined for five aces, and Kaitlyn Johnson

added a pair of blocks.

Hollis Brookline 3, Exeter 0

The Cavaliers recorded a 25-5, 25-19, 25-16 sweep to move to 8-3 on the year on Oct. 5. Kaitlyn Johnson (nine kills, three blocks), Maddy Blake

(three aces), Maddie Norris (four kills) and Kristi Fox (three aces) all led the way. The Blue Hawks dropped to 6-5.