Merrimack Sports

’Dogs hold off ’Hawks

By JASON ORFAO Staff Writer BEDFORD - For three quarters, it appeared Bedford was on its way to a lopsided win in front of a packed house at Bulldog Stadium on Friday night. Merrimack made it anything but comfortable, but the Bulldogs managed to hold on to a 24-20 victory. The Tomahawks ...

Rivier women’s volleyball aiming high in 2016

NASHUA - It wasn't long after his Rivier University women's volleyball team was upset at the Muldoon Center by Johnson & Wales in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference finals that Raiders coach Craig Kolek pondered the future. And it looked pretty good, despite the upcoming graduation ...

Merrimack soccer splits in 1st week

BOYS SOCCER Merrimack 1, Nashua North 0 Merrimack got the season-opening home victory thanks to Devin Kachmar, who scored an unassisted goal in the 51st minute. Rich Bibeault and Connor Tess helped preserve the shutout by playing strong defense in front of keeper Ryan Gonzalez (four ...

4 from Merrimack compete in bike race up Mt. Washington

PINKHAM NOTCH - Eneas Freyre of Norwalk, Conn., and Victoria Di Savino of Buffalo, N.Y., won the 44th annual Mt. Washington Auto Road Bicycle Hillclimb today in a pair of decisive victories. Merrimacks' Michael Dailey, Ray Debruin, Daniel Oberlander and Tim Whitaker competed in the grueling ...

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Elks Soccer Shoot on Aug. 20 The Nashua Lodge of Elks No. 720 will host the 16th annual Greater Nashua Soccer Shoot contest from 8:30-11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Main Dunstable Road Soccer Fields in Nashua with divisions ranging from U8 to U14. The Elks Shootout is open to all ...

Nashua YMCA Storm, Executive Swim Club find success at meets

The YMCA of Greater Nashua is pleased to announce the Storm Swim Team's great success at the Granite State Swimming Association (GSSA) State Meet earlier this month. Swimmers come from all around the region: Nashua, Merrimack, Hollis, Amherst, Milford, Hudson, Brookline, Bedford, Manchester, ...

Silver Knights win title

WORCESTER, Mass. - Somehow, some way, the Futures Collegiate Baseball League is colored silver for the third time in six years. The Nashua Silver Knights jumped out to an early 4-0 lead and topped the Worcester Bravehearts, 8-5, on Friday to sweep the best-of-three FCBL Finals and win perhaps ...

Sedlar soars to State Am title

RYE BEACH - Chelsea Sedlar entered Wednesday's final round of the New Hampshire Women's State Amateur golf tournament with a five-stroke lead over 16-time champion Dana Harrity. That was the end result when the Merrimack native and Nashua Country Club member collected the championship trophy ...

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Daniel Webster College soccer clinic The Daniel Webster College men's soccer team will be hosting a summer soccer clinic. Coaches and players from the team will be conducting fun and unique soccer activities throughout the week. Camp takes place Aug. 8-11 from 4 to 6 p.m. for boys and girls ...

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Daniel Webster College soccer clinic The Daniel Webster College men's soccer team will be hosting a summer soccer clinic. Coaches and players from the team will be conducting fun and unique soccer activities throughout the week. Camp takes place Aug. 8-11 from 4 to 6 p.m. for boys and girls ...

Post 98 earns 4th in Legion state tourney

The most successful season in the history of Merrimack Legion 98 baseball came to an end on Monday, as Post 98 finished in fourth place in the state following a 4-0 defeat to eventual champion Rochester. Despite a complete-game effort from Grant Coy, he ended up on the wrong end of a ...

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CARDINALS REGISTRATION Last day to sign up is July 16 Final Registration for the 2016 Merrimack Cardinals Football and Cheerleading program will take place Tuesday, July 16 from 9 a.m. to noon at the MYA building at 487 DWHY, Merrimack, NH 03054. The program is open to Merrimack boys and ...

Merrimack Legion breezes past Hudson

HUDSON - This game did not require fans being on the edge of their seats. Merrimack Post 98 never left any doubt about who was in control, as it scored in four of the first five innings en route to a 15-2 win over Hudson on Friday, July 8 at Alvirne. "I think this is probably the ...

Merrimack’s Schaller excited to join Bruins

Sometimes dreams can come true. As July 1 was approaching, Tim Schaller was sitting down and, with his agent, went over the list of teams that might be interested in his services as he was beginning his first foray into National Hockey League free agency. "The Bruins were on that ...

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DWC SOCCER CAMP Coaches, players conduct August clinic The Daniel Webster College men's soccer team will be hosting a summer soccer clinic. Coaches and players from the team will be conducting fun and unique soccer activities throughout the week. Camp takes place Aug. 8-11 from 4 to 6 p.m. ...

Sedlar ties for 8th at NEWGA

Merrimack's Chelsea Sedlar, a Nashua Country Club member, and Green Meadow Golf Club member Beth Gutteridge, of Ringe, joined six other New Hampshire golfers at the 60th Annual New England Women's Golf Association Championship, a 54-hole, stroke-play tournament held June 28-30 at the Country ...

RBI from Merrimack native Gasper helps Silver Knights to 4-3 victory

NASHUA - Any way you can get them. That's the Nashua Silver Knights' motto with regard to getting wins during a brutal 13-game, 13-day stretch. It worked to perfection on Tuesday night in the form of a walkoff 4-3 win over the Brockton Rox delighting what was left of an announced Holman ...

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LACROSSE CAMP SUCCESS High school wins alumni game in OT The Merrimack High School boys lacrosse coaching staff hosted its first youth lacrosse camp this past week at Reeds Ferry with 34 town residents attending. The ages ranged from 7-15 with both new and veteran players. Also helping out ...

Roberts scores in All-Star game

MANCHESTER - Merrimack's Ian Roberts scored on a 39-yard touchdown reception, but Team East built a four-touchdown cushion and claimed a 28-14 victory over Team West at the CHaD NH East-West High School Football All-Star Game on Saturday at Saint Anselm College. It's the East's second ...

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Merrimack Sparkler 5K Free run for kids before the race Get your July 4 celebration off to a great start this year while at the same time supporting the Merrimack High school and middle schools girls and boys cross country and track programs by signing up now for the 19th Annual Merrimack ...