Merrimack Sports Talk


Milford Turkey Chase

The Milford High School boys and girls track teams will hold the fifth Turkey Chase 5K at 10 a.m. on Nov. 22, starting at the Milford Middle School.

Cost is $20 per adult runner or walker and $15 for anyone under 19. All proceeds benefit the high school track teams. For more information, contact Coach Wright at 661-8180 or, or register at


Free clinic

There will be a free lacrosse clinic at the Hampshire Dome in Milford from 10 a.m.-noon on Nov. 29 for girls in grades 2-8. To register, go to


Coaches wanted

Milford Middle School is looking for a B-team boys basketball coach and an Alpine ski coach. If interested, complete the classified application, which can be downloaded off the district site at For other questions, please contact Don Gutterson at The basketball season starts Nov. 3 and skiing begins in January.


Spartans searching for coaches

The Milford School District has openings for the following positions: assistant alpine ski coach, available Nov. 24 with a TBD stipend; freshman boys basketball coach, available Dec. 1 with a stipend of $1,537; and boys tennis coach, available March 23 with a stipend of $1,976. The school will provide training to candidates. Knowledge of first aid and CPR required with help finding the appropriate courses to qualify. Send Applications to: Linda Gadbois, Director of HR, 100 West St., Milford, NH, 03055.

Sabers need coaches

Souhegan High School is seeking applicants for a head junior varsity girls basketball coach and an assistant varsity swimming coach. If interested, send a letter of interest, resume and references to Dick Miller, Athletic Director, Souhegan High School, 412 Boston Post Rd, Amherst, NH 03031 or email to dmil