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Hollis Brookline High School Highlights

HB Sports

Emma Newton led the Hollis Brookline High School girls track team at the New England Regional Championship last weekend. Newton, a senior, finished eighth in the girls 2-mile run, coming in in 11 minutes, 6.73 seconds. She also ran a leg for the 4x800-meter relay team, which finished 17th. ...

Hollis Brookline Sports Talk

HB Sports

SOFTBALL Youth signups Hollis/Brookline Youth Softball is holding signups for the 2014 season. There are teams available for U10 rookies, U12 minors and majors, and U16 juniors. Registration closes on March 20. Evaluations for minors and majors will be held March 22. To register, visit ...

Merrimack tops Kingswood

Merrimack Sports

They may have to climb through the ranks to get to the Division II finals, but the Merrimack High School boys hockey team showed on Wednesday it still has that tournament touch. Trailing 1-0 early in the second period, the No. 7 Tomahawks (11-8) rode a Mark Feeney hat trick to cruise past No. ...

Tomahawks fall to Cardinals

Merrimack Sports

All Jamie Sherburne needed was 12 points to reach the 1,000-point milestone. For three quarters of play in Wednesday night’s Division I girls basketball first round matchup with Merrimack High School, it appeared all host Bishop Guertin would need was 12 points to secure a win. When ...

Merrimack avoids another upset, beats Manchester West

Merrimack Sports

Merrimack High School rolled over Manchester West in an opening-round Division I tournament game Tuesday, 64-37. The Tomahawks, who have not lost on their home floor this season, were led by senior Eric Gendron who scored 18 of his 21 points in the first half. Despite the lop-sided final ...

Merrimack Sport Talk

Merrimack Sports

SOFTBALL Men’s league looking for players The Merrimack Men’s Slo-Pitch Softball League is looking for players to fill out rosters for the 2014 season. The league plays on Monday and Wednesday evenings from late April through mid-September at Martel and Twardosky fields ...

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Merrimack Sports

Shayne Bourque still looks in a mirror and has a hard time believing what he did. But whenever the Merrimack High School senior is on the basketball court, he knows it’s for real. All his life, Bourque has filled the role of the big man on the floor, playing as much inside as out. A ...

Sabers begin quest to return to the Verizon

Cabinet Sports

Jake Latham remembers the feeling. There’s nothing like tournament time for high school hockey players. “I’m excited,” the Nashua High School North standout senior forward said. “We went there my freshman year against Londonderry, and obviously ...

Milford cruises past Plymouth

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD – If there was any hangover from losing in the final regular season game of the year, the Milford High School girls basketball team didn’t show. The top-seeded Spartans scored early and often, and prevented No. 16 Plymouth from doing the same, as they rolled to a ...

Souhegan has little trouble with Kingswood

Cabinet Sports

AMHERST – The Souhegan girls basketball team won the Division II crown in 2011 and 2012 but were eliminated in the first round of last year’s playoffs. It was important for the team to gain some momentum from their first-round contest this season if they had any hopes of ...

Souhegan rallies to beat Portsmouth

Cabinet Sports

AMHERST – Mike Heaney was ready to give a speech he’s given the Souhegan High School girls basketball teams a few times this season. But before the Sabers coach could open his mouth, someone was giving it for him. Maybe it was a different voice that made the message sink ...

Cabinet High School Highlights

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD BOYS BASKETBALL Feb. 28: Milford 68, St. Thomas 67 In a fourth quarter that saw numerous lead changes, Drew Jepson played the hero for the Spartans, draining a three-pointer as time expired to keep Milford’s playoff hopes alive. In addition to his clutch shot, Jepson also ...

Local wrestlers compete at Meet of Champions

Cabinet Sports

DERRY – Thousands of eyes around Hackler Fieldhouse had waited for it for nearly 10 hours. The 195-pound final at the Meet of Champions between Nashua North’s Joe Chimelski and Concord’s Walters Ndi had everything a main event should. A history between the ...

Cabinet Sports Talk

Cabinet Sports

PATRIOTS Parent information night The Amherst Patriots will hold an information night for parents of potential football players and cheerleaders from 6-8 p.m. on March 18 at the Wilkins Elementary Gym. No experience is needed and all skill levels are welcome. Coaches clinics will also be ...

Merrimack High School Highlights

Merrimack Sports

BOYS HOCKEY March 1: Bedford 3, Merrimack 1 The Tomahawks wound up with the No. 7 seed in the playoffs after falling to Bedford in their final game of the regular season. Merrimack finishes with a 10-8 record. Ryan Downie scored Merrimack’s lone goal, assisted by Kyle Feeney. Devin ...

Spartans take 2nd at D-II meet

Cabinet Sports

HOLLIS – Travis Hughes had just one thought – get off your back. The Milford High School junior found himself looking at the ceiling of the Hollis Brookline gym during the 285-pound final at Saturday’s Division II wrestling championship meet. Instead of panic, ...

Defense leads Milford to win over HB

Cabinet Sports

HOLLIS – Defense wins games for the Milford High School girls basketball team, but that Spartans’ defense almost met its match Tuesday night. The Spartans (16-1) took down a tenacious Hollis Brookline squad 43-31 in a Division II matchup that featured two strong defensive ...

Milford sweeps Souhegan for first time

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD – Steve Signor figures opponents must have a hard time game planning how to defend his Milford High School girls basketball team. If he doesn’t even know which player is going to have a big game for the Spartans, how is it possible for the other team? It was someone ...

Cabinet High School Highlights

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD BOYS BASKETBALL Feb. 25: HB 58, Milford 42 Matt Fothergill had 18 points while Logan Blake added 14 and Cole Gallant 13 as the Cavaliers pulled away in the second half to improve to 11-5. The Spartans, led by Jordan Delgado’s 13 points, closed to within four in the third ...

Cabinet Sports Talk

Cabinet Sports

PATRIOTS Parent information night The Amherst Patriots will hold an information night for parents of potential football players and cheerleaders from 6-8 p.m. on March 18 at the Wilkins Elementary Gym. No experience is needed and all skill levels are welcome. Coaches clinics will also be ...