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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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

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Hollis Brookline Jr Cavaliers National Champions Parade The 2016 HBJC Division 14 National Champion Cheer Team and Staff will be celebrating this Saturday in a parade through the Hollis and Brookline Communities. The kickoff will start at the HBHS parking lot at 10:30 a.m. where the team ...

Hollis Brookline girls basketball improves to 7-1

Girls Basketball Hollis Brookline 56, John Stark 49 Cassandra Stapelfeld led the red-hot Cavaliers on Jan. 10 with 17 points, but they also got 15 from Brodie Kelley. Liz Atkinson added eight points and Kenzie Day seven for the locals. Hollis Brookline 65, Manchester West 34 The Cavaliers ...

Hollis Brookline boys basketball rallies past Falcons

Boys Basketball Hollis Brookline 36, Bow 35 The Cavaliers (3-0) trailed the whole game on Jan. 6, but rallied and kept Bow from converting two chances with five seconds left. Matt Simco had 15 and Nick Fothergill had eight. Bow was held to 11 points in the second half. Girls Basketball Hollis ...

So. NH Cavs earn tie

The Southern New Hampshire Cavaliers Pee Wee 2 ice hockey team was back in action in Marlboro, Mass., on Sunday to play the Outlaws of Milford, Mass. The Cavs were going compete without four starters due to injuries or illness, so three younger squirt players were called up to fill in: Gavin ...

HBJC U-14 cheer team captures national title

The Hollis Brookline Jr. Cavalier Cheerleaders D-14 Team is national champions. After their undefeated season, the HBJC Cheerleaders earned the right to compete in the national championship in Lakeland, Fla., on Dec. 10. They performed flawlessly, outscoring all teams in the white category, ...

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Sherwood wrestles to 1st Clement Sherwood took first place at 220 pounds during Hollis Brookline's Nor'Easter Invitational last week, helping the Cavaliers finish 10th as a team. Owen MacMillan navigated his way to second place at 195 pounds and Sam Koch placed fourth at 182 ...