Merrimack Sports Talk


Organizations holding elections

The Merrimack Youth Association will beholding elections. Anyone with questions can email director@mya


Coaches wanted

The Hollis Brookline Jr. Cavaliers Football and Cheer Athletic Program is currently seeking applications for all levels of football and cheer coaching positions. These positions include head coaches, assistant coaches and junior demonstrators. If interested, please to complete the application. For football related questions, contact Chris Lones, football director, at, and for cheer coaching questions, contact Robin Giaconia, cheer coordinator, at


Coaches wanted

The Junior Bulldogs are also looking for football and cheer coaches for the 2014 season. Anyone interested can find more information at, or can send a coaching resume to or to Bedford Football & Spirit Association, PMB 224, 1 Hardy Road, Bedford, NH 03110, attention Football Coordinator or Cheer Coordinator.


Softball fundraiser

The New England Diamond Gems will be holding its golf classic on the Jungle Course at Green Meadow Golf Course in Hudson with a shotgun start at 7:30 a.m. on May 16. The entry fee includes 18 holes of golf, a cart, lunch and prizes. Contests include closest to the pin and longest drive, and there will be raffles and auctions. For more information, contact Tony at tonys


NHTI holding tournaments

NHTI will hold middle school basketball and softball tournaments on May 29-30 for interetsed teams. Each tournament will be limited to four teams and the registration fee is $125 per team with a guarantee of two games. For more information, contact NHTI athletic director Paul Hogan at or call 230-4041.


Nashua Senior Softball

The Nashua Senior Softball League is looking for players for the 2014 season. The league is open to players of all abilities who are 60 and above. The slow-pitch league plays in the morning on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from May through September at Yudicky Fields on Route 111A in Nashua. The registration fee of $70 covers uniforms, equipment and umpiring fees for the year. Practice is going on now and will continue until the league’s regular schedule starts the second week in May.

Interested players can get sign-up information online at www.nashua seniorsoft or they should contact Bob Lavoie at 882-2309.

Men’s Over-70
Fun League

Need a few softball players over the age of 70 to play on Tuesday mornings in a small informal Nashua Fun League. All skill levels acceptable. For more information contact Henry Perras at 882-8896 or hperras@


Mont Vernon 5K/Fun Run

Run in memory of McKayla Geisinger and Tony Barksdale II, proceeds go to Neighbor to Neighbor-Mont Vernon, which serves residents in need of assistance (be it rent, groceries or heat), and The McKayla Project (geared toward children’s recreational and educational activities). The Fun Run begins at 8:30 a.m. and 5K at 9 from the Mont Vernon Fire Department (1 South Main St.) on May 17. For more information or to register, visit www.
Details.aspx?raceid=177 or contact race director Carla Titus at