Hovan, Damata lead Tomahawks into championship mode

Merrimack Sports

MERRIMACK — Coach Tim McMahon let his Merrimack High wrestlers know exactly what kind of team returns this winter. He challenged them, urged them to pay their dues and get the offseason work accomplished, just so they could reap the benefits this winter. If seniors Julien Hovan and Dom ...

Merrimack’s Coffey shines

Merrimack Sports

Here’s a look at what some local athletes are doing at their respective schools: Three locals playing women’s soccer at Simmons College were named to the All-GNAC (Great Northeast Athletic Conference) team. Former Bishop Guertin standout Liz Donovan, a defender, was named to the ...

New coaches brought life to Souhegan programs

Cabinet Sports

AMHERST – If the hirings this fall of Robin Bowkett in football and Dan Wyborney in girls soccer were attempts to pump life into the Souhegan High School athletic program, the mission was certainly accomplished. Both Bowkett and Wyborney directed their clubs into the postseason. “The ...

Strong fall for Milford girls, now boys ready to soar

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD – The girls of Milford High School were certainly Spartan in their efforts this fall, almost hoarding the monster performances of the season for themselves. Girls volleyball, teeming with underclassmen, raced to the Division II state semis. Girls soccer piled up a 13-2-1 mark, ...

Time to hit the mat

Cabinet Sports

MILFORD – The Milford High wrestling team will certainly be rebuilding. This is an overhaul, a bigtime project. It couldn’t be in better hands. Coach Dana Bourassa, in his 41st year, has put together a blue-chip staff. Co-head coach Jeff Sellars, varsity assistant Ken Goodine and JV ...