Sports

Dodgers primed for strong summer

HB Sports

The New England Independent Baseball League has been around since earlier this decade when it replaced New Hampshire Senior Babe Ruth’s Southern League. But each summer brings at least slight changes to the list of teams which compete in the wood bat league. And the 2019 campaign will ...

Post 98 baseball reloading on fly this summer

Merrimack Sports

Folks who gripe and grouse about today’s teenagers having too many distractions and side-interests taking them away from the good old fun of “going outside to play” need to know that there are young men who take their baseball seriously enough to not in fact want a break from it when ...

Tomahawks celebrate most successful lax season in years

Merrimack Sports

If you understand the boys lacrosse ranks in the Granite State, you know how tough it is to climb up the ladder. This spring, the Merrimack Tomahawks made one of those significant giant steps. Merrimack finished up with a 10-6 regular season mark, earning the program’s first home game in ...

Granite State games hit stride

Merrimack Sports

Ahhh, the Games people play. These Games, the Granite State Games, are a good thing. Believe it or not, Bishop Guertin High School girls soccer coach Pat Mulcahy’s vision began its fifth year on Monday, giving student athletes a chance at scholarship money (about $4,000 involved) and the ...

Silver Knights’ Batchelder on comeback trail

Bedford Sports

NASHUA – The road back from injury is always a bumpy one, as Amherst’s Owen Batchelder is finding out. A summer with the Nashua Silver Knights might make that road a bit smoother. At least that’s what the soon-to-be Northeastern University junior hopes. “I tried to get back into the ...

State champion Citron unbeaten, unstoppable

Bedford Sports

So just how does a sophomore celebrate a clean sweep of the high school tennis season? For Bedford High’s Carley Citron, the answer was pretty simple. Citron just does what comes naturally, scooping up the rackets and finding a court, be it practice or a tournament, at home or somewhere ...

Mutts drop tough summer opener

Cabinet Sports

AMHERST – Summer baseball is about individuals putting in the time, honing their craft, working on their game. Getting better. Roy Santiago shattered that mold shortly after he and the Nashua Chiefs held off the Souhegan Valley Mutts, 4-3, on opening night in the New England Independent ...

Let the (Granite State) Games begin!

Cabinet Sports

Ahhh, the Games people play. These Games, the Granite State Games, are a good thing. Believe it or not, Bishop Guertin High School girls soccer coach Pat Mulcahy’s vision began its fifth year on Monday, giving student athletes a chance at scholarship money (about $4,000 involved) and the ...

Bedford baseball falls to Lancers in state final

Bedford Sports

Another brilliant Bedford High baseball state tournament run ended in the Division I championship game with the Bulldogs falling to Londonderry, 1-0, in a classic pitchers’ duel. Bedford’s Trevor Anibal and the Lancers’ Nolan Lincoln. Anibal went all six innings for Bedford. He ...

Bedford stars named to ‘Cup’ team

Bedford Sports

Some of the Granite State’s finest senior lacrosse players will head to Lebanon High School on Saturday, June 22, for the annual New Hampshire/Vermont Byrne Cup All-Star Games. Bedford High will be well-represented in the girls game as both graduating seniors Hannah McCarthy and Sydney ...

Sabers’ Goddard rules on the court

Cabinet Sports

The high school tennis season officially came to an end late this week with two local doubles teams bowing in the boys and girls finals, respectively. However, earlier in the week, for the second straight year, Souhegan High School has a boys state singles tennis champion. Junior Sam ...

New Hampshire All-State baseball teams announced

Cabinet Sports

DIVISION II FIRST TEAM Connor Blandini, sr., Bow; Ben Harris, jr., Bow; Jack Plourde, sr., ConVal; Joey perras, jr., Hanover; Nolan Gantrish, jr., Hanover; Henri Boudreau, jr., Hollis Brookline; Brett Patnode, jr., John Stark; Nate Isabelle, sr., Kennett; Derek Dascoulias, sr., Kennett; ...

Boys tennis reaches state title match

HB Sports

MANCHESTER – A few weeks ago, Hollis Brookline junior Cole Lorig couldn’t have envisioned the spot he’d be in last Thursday. But there he was, on the courts at Manchester West High School, with a chance to get the clincher to put the Cavaliers back in the Division II finals. Lorig ...

Super Silver Knights summer of action set at Holman Stadium

HB Sports

NASHUA – The ledgers are being pushed aside. The legal papers put away. The sales contracts given a day off, for now. Why? In the world of the Nashua Silver Knights, it’s time for baseball, not franchise sales, hirings and firings. Finally. After a tumultuous off season of front ...

Tomahawk track team very sharp at Division I meet

Merrimack Sports

Merrimack High’s boys track team had itself right in the midst of the team title chase early on with 38 points in the Division I State Track Meet, which had it trailing Exeter by a mere two points. But Exeter proved to be too much, and Merrimack settled for fourth place overall. At the ...

Super Silver Knights summer of action set at Holman Stadium

Merrimack Sports

NASHUA – The ledgers are being pushed aside. The legal papers put away. The sales contracts given a day off, for now. Why? In the world of the Nashua Silver Knights, it’s time for baseball, not franchise sales, hirings and firings. Finally. After a tumultuous off season of front ...