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Area girls teams struggle to finish

Cabinet Sports

The game result, a 42-24 Souhegan win over Timberlane Regional in girls basketball, was hardly the talk of Granite State hoop on Monday night. Around Amherst? The win has to be considered huge. Souhegan, at 7-9, slapped a loss on one of the Sabers’ key competitors in the Division II girls ...

Senior boys prepping for playoff run

Cabinet Sports

Every shot, every loose ball, every rebound, every dribble of the basketball takes on new meaning as March approaches. Especially for the seniors. “Our girls just had their senior night, and it was very emotional,” said Souhegan senior guard Andersen Greffard. “I know ours is coming ...

Williams leads 1-2 finish in long jump

Cabinet Sports

HANOVER – Viankah Williams’ hamstrings are just fine, thank you. The Milford High School junior electrified the Leverone Fieldhouse here at Dartmouth Sunday with her rousing anchor run in the 4x200. But it was earlier in the day, when Williams soared to victory with a long jump at 16-7 ...

Souhegan girls nip Milford

Cabinet Sports

HANOVER – The two best girls Division II indoor track teams practice together daily. They are friendly foes in schools that absolutely embrace the positivity of the rivalry. Sunday morning here at Dartmouth College, the teams turned track into big-screen style drama with Souhegan pulling ...

Sabers fall to streaking HB

Cabinet Sports

Boys Basketball Hollis Brookline 55, Souhegan 32 The Cavaliers continue to roll over their competition by getting their fifth straight win. Hollis Brookline had a ten point lead at halftime and went on a 25-4 run late in the game. Grant Snyder led the team with 14 points, JB Brackett ...

Bulldogs enjoy success at states

Bedford Sports

The Bedford boys track team had a huge Sunday at Dartmouth College, taking third overall in the Division I State Meet with 66 points. The Bulldogs picked up a pair of individual wins. Junior Aidan Kenny dominated the 600 meters, winning by nearly two seconds with a 1:23.36 clocking. His ...

Bedford boys hoop wins 10th straight

Bedford Sports

BEDFORD – Bedford’s Nolan Anderson was a match-up issue all night. The Bulldogs’ center showcased all the skills needed for an offensive player to score a game-high 22 points that included a separating sequence at the end of the third quarter into the fourth. That stretch included a ...

Boys, girls hoop red-hot at Hollis Brookline

HB Sports

Both the boys and girls basketball teams at Hollis Brookline High School seem to be sprinting toward home playoff dates as the regular eason winds down. Each enjoyed 2-0 weeks. Here’s a look at the action in all the sports. Boys Basketball Hollis Brookline 55, Souhegan 32 The ...

Tomahawks senior reaches career plateau

Merrimack Sports

MERRIMACK – Needing just one point to become the eighth Merrimack High School member of the 1,000-point club, Ian Cummings let visiting Salem know early just exactly to whom this night belonged. Even if he had no idea. Cummings swished a three from the top-left with his first shot of the ...

Eichman signs on to play football at UNH

Merrimack Sports

MERRIMACK – The University of New Hampshire football program has certainly gone national, recruiting from all over the nation. One of the things that makes coach Sean McDonnell’s program so special is that it continues to keep the Granite State’s top talent at home. Wednesday on ...

Koroma wins dash title

Merrimack Sports

Merrimack’s Johanna Koroma lived up to her all-state placing with a win in the 55 meters with a sizzling 7.52 clocking. The Bedford girls took fifth overall with 38 points. Bailey Carrillo was third in the 1000 meters at 3:10.96. Sophomore Melanie Hutchinson took fourth in the 300 with a ...

Souhegan’s Len reaches 1,000 career points

Cabinet Sports

AMHERST – The fans held placards, mom held a sign, and Souhegan senior Mia Len held them all close to her heart as she drilled a free throw for her 1,000th career point Tuesday night. The free throw came with 5:56 left in the second quarter as the senior helped power the Sabers to a 48-33 ...

Infinity swim team making major strides

Cabinet Sports

The Infinity Swim Club out of Hampton Hills enjoyed another strong performance over the weekend in a meet at Worcester Poly Tech. Izzy Balboni was immense all weekend, winning all nine event she entered. Gwen Balboni posted five different personal best times in the meet, winning three of ...

Milford’s DeBernardo wins 100th!

Cabinet Sports

WRESTLING The Spartans had a great outing at the Winnacunnet Invitational winning all three of their matches. Milford beat Campbell 39-32, Lisbon (Maine) 34-28, and Kearsarge 48-21. Ricky DeBernardo scored his 100th victory by fall for the Spartans. Others winning matches were Dominic ...

Souhegan’s Apple set to hit it big

Cabinet Sports

An “A” student with a serious classroom load of AP and honors courses, Souhegan High’s Elizabeth Apple sped to the head of the Sabers’ basketball class on Tuesday night. The senior, a three-year varsity role player, made her first career start for Souhegan, an accomplishment her coach ...

Spartan Boucher crushes shot put

Cabinet Sports

The Milford High boys and girls track teams had a busy Sunday morning up a UNH, with the girls taking third and the boys finishing 5th among 13 teams in an indoor meet. Michael Boucher was the lone individual winner for the Spartans on the day, heaving the shot 42-11.5. Blake Audibert was ...

Infinity Swim off to superb start in 2018

Cabinet Sports

The Infinity Swim Club out of Hampshire Hills in Milford headed to Boston University for its first meet of 2018 recently. A whopping 90 (out of 121) swims recorded personal bests for the Infinity members. Here’s a look at the highlights. Gwen Balboni dominated the weekend winning six ...

Saber varsity team is on a roll

Cabinet Sports

It might be the best-kept sports secret at Souhegan High School. And co-captain Jen McNally wished more people got the message. “A lot of people don’t know we actually have a (varsity) bowling team,” said McNally, who shares the Sabers’ captaincy with senior classmate Taylor Rendall. ...

Milford’s Durham tearing up track

Cabinet Sports

Rebecca Durham’s amazing indoor winter continued this week down in Providence, R.I., at the East Coast Invitational Meet. The Milford High senior punched her ticket to the prestigious New Balance Indoor Mile (Feb. 10) in Boston with a victory on Saturday. Her time for the mile was 5:07.10. ...

Milford’s DeBernardo makes statement at tourney

Cabinet Sports

Call it a midseason statement, and note the weight class. Milford High senior Ricky DeBernardo put on a show at the rugged 18-team Nashua High Paul Bellavance Hall of Fame Tournament. DeBernardo, trimmed down and in great shape at 160 pounds, finished third overall in the event. The 160-pound ...