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Bedford Sports

Pair of Bulldogs chosen for first team, one on second team

Several locals were named to the Divison I and II New Hampshire Field Hockey Coaches Association All-State Field Hockey teams. First-team locals in DivisIon I were Bishop Guertin’s BrookeYabroudy and Sarah Coyle, Merrimack’s Erin Knauer and Demetria Gonzalez and Bedford High’s Rachel ...

Bedford field hockey battled through season

NASHUA – A 5-9-1 season ended with a tough 3-1 loss in the Division I prelims for the Bedford High School girls field hockey team this past Tuesday. But don’t look so much at the record, Bulldogs coach Anneke McStowe said. It doesn’t tell the whole story. “On paper, we don’t have ...

BG boys hoop coach resigns

NASHUA – Another week, another high school coach steps aside. This time it’s Bishop Guertin High School boys basketball coach Matt Regan, who announced on twitter Friday night that he was stepping away from coaching for family reasons. However, rather than conduct a search, the ...

New coach our to coax same, old results

A new era in Bedford High football begins on Friday night (7 p.m.) when the Bulldogs open defense of their Division I state title by hosting Windham High School. Coach Zach Matthews takes the helm from Derek Stank, who moved out to California, and coincidentally, it’s a battle of two new ...

Silver Knights’ Batchelder on comeback trail

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

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 ...

Bedford baseball falls to Lancers in state final

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 ...

New Hampshire Division I All-State Softball Teams announced

First team Brittany Faucher, Spaulding Sam Wiberg, Exeter Abigail Rochette, Concord Abby Bedient, Windham Savanah Sugman, Winnacunnet Nicole Basil, Winnacunnet Brenna Davenport, Merrimack Alyssa DiMaruro, Pinkerton Hannah Thompon, Winnacunnet Sydney Emerson, Salem Arianna ...

Bedford stars named to ‘Cup’ team

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 ...

Spring state tourney time belongs to Bulldogs

The Bedford High boys and girls spring track teams headed to the University of New Hampshire for the Division I State Meet on Friday. The Bulldog boys placed third behind champion Exeter and runner-up Pinkerton Academy, while the girls placed ninth overall. Zach Verow recorded the lone win ...

Super Silver Knights summer of action set at Holman Stadium

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 ...

Bulldogs dig in for strong second half

The defending state champion Bedford High boys tennis team flexed its muscle, schooling Hanover, 6-3, in a battle of unbeatens then added a pair of 9-0 whitewash wins to move to 10-0, heading into Friday’s 4 p.m. home test with Bishop Guertin. Jason Boucher, Derek Dong, Bohdan Higley and ...

UNH’s Knight pushing hard for pro shot

Trevor Knight has just a couple of things to wrap up for his double political science/criminal justice major at the University of New Hampshire. But he’s not ready for the real world just yet. He’d rather be paid for playing the sport he loves, football. “It’s all I want to do,” ...

Bedford football gets new boss

After eight seasons as the head coach at Kearsarge High School, Zach Matthews is making the step up to the big leagues. The former Plymouth State star is the new varsity football head coach at Bedford High School. He replaces Derek Stank, who moved on San Marcos (Calif.) High School after ...

BYFA Scholastic Award winners

The Bedford Youth Football and Cheer Association, together with The New Hampshire Youth Football and Spirit Conference (AYF/AYC) celebrated many athletic successes throughout the 2018 season. BYFA challenges its athletes to strive for excellence not only on the mats and on the field but also in ...

Bulldog boys lacrosse is back

Matt Johansmeyer takes over in his first season at the helm this spring as Bedford High’s new boys varsity lacrosse head coach. Johansmeyer got an immediate dose of Division I lacrosse in New Hampshire as the Bulldogs opened the season this week against New Hampshire powerhouse Bishop ...

Prep school transfers impacting NHIAA schools again

No one outside of Bishop Guertin is shedding any sympathy tears for the Cardinals girls basketball program which, as reported this week, lost two key players in the title runs of the last two seasons, Aaliyah Forman and Ava Owens. Many coaches, etc. who have seen potential program building ...

Barracudas hunting for swimmers

The Bedford Barracudas Summer Swim team is now accepting registrations for the 2019 season. All swimmers (preschool through high school) who can swim 25 yards unassisted are welcome. New this season, the team will be accepting both online registrations in addition to registrations during ...

Spring previews: Bedford boys gunning for title No. 10

The goal is simple, a perfect 10 for the Bedford High boys tennis team, as in its 10th straight state title. This time, it won’t be easy, considering the graduation of No. 1 Rohit Yerram. “The boys are motivated to compete for the 2019 state team championship,” said coach Shawna ...

Bedford’s Lavigne bumps up

Rated the No. 5 prospect in the entire Colorado Rockies system, it’s no surprise that Bedford’s Grant Lavigne is moving on up. Less than a year after his BHS graduation, Lavigne has been placed on the Rockies’ full-season Single-A team in Ashville, N.C., playing in the South Atlantic ...