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Hollis Brookline will host Nor'Easter wrestling tournament on Saturday The Hollis Brookline High School Wrestling team is hosting its annual Nor'Easter wrestling tournament on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hollis Brookline High School gymnasium. This event showcases the best grapplers ...

HB girls hoop downs Milford

Cassandra Stapelfeld poured in 28 points, Brodie Kelley added 18 and the Hollis Brookline girls basketball pulled away for a 68-48 victory over Milford in the Cavaliers' season opener in Hollis on Tuesday. Joanna Balsamo added seven points, while Elizabeth Atkinson chipped in four points and ...

Cavaliers ready to start wrestling

The Hollis Brookline wrestling team began its season on Wednesday and figures to be a strong competitor once again in Division II. The Cavaliers return Clement Sherwood, who finished second at the Meet of Champions at 220 pounds and earned a trip to the New England Championships. Leading the ...

Riv tops DWC in final chapter of women’s basketball rivalry

By TOM KING Staff Writer NASHUA - The final chapter wasn't one the Daniel Webster College women's basketball team will want to re-read. The Rivier University-DWC women's basketball rivalry ended in one-sided fashion on Nov. 22, with the Raiders rolling, 81-66, at Riv's Muldoon Center. It was, ...

HB Cavs Crew debuts at biggest rowing regatta in the world

The weather made for challenging conditions for the rowers from Hollis Brookline Cavaliers Crew who raced recently at the Head of the Charles Regatta in Boston. It is highly competitive so HB was thrilled to secure entries for the Women's Youth Coxed Four (Brianna DeJoie, Julia Pepin, Jenna ...

NHIAA all-state volleyball teams

DIVISION I Player of the Year Lauren Hatch, Concord Coach of the Year Mike McDonnell, Exeter. JV Coach of the Year Matt Box, Bishop Guertin. First team Amanda Wetmore, Alvirne; Jill Rabasco, Bishop Guertin; Caitlyn Shea, Concord; Lauren Hatch, Concord; Mary Zlotosch, Dover; Sydney Johnson, ...

NH Tennis Academy offers new scholarship

If asked to locate the top tennis academies on a map, most people would quickly point to Florida, Texas, or California. For years, serious junior players have had to travel out of New England to find suitable tennis training centers. Which is why New Hampshire Tennis Academy founder and ...

Hollis Brookline claims state soccer titles

The HB Cavs - the No. 1 seed of division 3 U13 girls' soccer - competed against Portsmouth, the No. 2 seed for the State Fall Championship on Nov. 6 and earned a 2-0 victory. Both teams battled hard during a scoreless first half. Things did not change much until there was about seven minutes ...

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HB boys cross country finishes 14th at Meet of Champions Sophomore Kenny Corsetti led the Cavaliers with a 61st-place finish with a time of 16:52.5 to help Hollis Brookline to 14th at the NHIAA Meet of Champions on Saturday at Mines Falls Park in Nashua. Sophomore Evan Simonds (76th, ...

HB volleyball defends D-I title

By JASON ORFAO Staff Writer DERRY - The little engine that could has done it again. Hollis Brookline bounced back from a challenging first set and successfully defended its Division I girls volleyball crown with a 3-1 (12-25, 26-24, 25-14, 25-15) triumph over Concord in Saturday's final at ...

Windham ousts Cavs in football quarterfinal

By HECTOR LONGO Correspondent WINDHAM - If you stacked up the list of "Dos" and "Don'ts" heading into Saturday's Division II quarterfinal at top-seeded and undefeated Windham High School, "Hold on to the ball," would top the list. Hollis ...

HB girls soccer falls to Hanover

By TOM KING Staff Writer HOLLIS - If the Hollis Brookline and Hanover High School girls soccer teams played each other 10 times, each team would probably win five games. But the Division II defending champion Marauders came away with the win that counted the most on Sunday, a hard-fought 2-1 ...

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HB freshman shines at summer academy Hollis Brookline High School freshman Austin Johnson was among the top performers during the Sports International Football Academy's summer program at UMass Lowell. The 15-year-old wide receiver from Hollis earned high honors among the high school age ...

HB volleyball reaches Division I semifinals

By ANDREW SYLVIA Correspondent HOLLIS - Hollis Brookline secured a return trip to the final four with a 3-1 victory over Bishop Guertin in Saturday night's Division I girls volleyball quarterfinals. The No. 4 defending champion Cavaliers squared off with No. 8 Exeter in the semifinals on ...

Cavs return to postseason

By JASON ORFAO Staff Writer AMHERST - At halftime, it seemed the Sabers were ready to play the role of spoilers. Hollis Brookline took care of business over the final 24 minutes, though, and pulled away for a 55-21 victory over Souhegan in a Division II clash at Calvetti Family Field in ...

HB football cruises; field hockey makes D-II tournament

Football HB 50, West 20 MANCHESTER - Hollis Brookline QB Joey Delaney was a busy man Oct. 14. Then again, his teammates didn't get much rest either in a 50-20 win over Manchester West that saw every available Cavalier take the field. Finding their way into the end zone for HB were Derek ...

U13 boys soccer ties 1st-place T-wolves

The U13 boys traveled to Atkinson to challenge the first-place Timberwolves SC on a beautiful Sunday for soccer and came home with a draw. The first half ended with no goals scored but with the T-wolves having the edge in possession and shots on frame. Stellar central defensive play by Hunter ...

Hollis Brookline girls soccer blanks Coe-Brown

Girls Soccer Hollis Brookline 4, Coe-Brown 0 Rachel Flanagan, Sarah Birch, Torrey Cook and Magnolia Moskun all scored goals in the first half, then the Cavaliers clamped down during the second half for the shutout victory over visiting Coe-Brown (3-8) on Sept. 29. Moskun, Michele Philpot and ...

HB football routs HD-H

By HECTOR LONGO Correspondent HOPKINTON - Hollis Brookline High's football team hit Houston Field with a pair of objectives: Show the rest of Division II that the Cavs are indeed a playoff threat. Drop the message to ConVal that next week's battle in Hollis will indeed be a grudge match. The ...

Hollis Brookline youth soccer teams play well over weekend

U11 Boys The HB BU11 game versus Salem was a very exciting game by all accounts with six goals in total and box-to-box action in a 3-3 tie. HB opened the score with a great goal by Patrick Cullen right before halftime. The second half started with a quick counter attack from Salem and an ...