action:article | category:SPORTS21 | adString:SPORTS21 | zoneID:40

Home » Sports » High School Sports

January 22. 2013 11:38PM

NHIAA roundup: Nashua South boys prevail, 54-43

Nashua South outscored Bedford, 16-8 in the third period on the way to a 54-43 win in Division I boys' basketball on Tuesday night.

Jack Preston led the winners (7-1) with 18 points while visiting Bedford (3-5) was paced by Ryan Brown with 12.

Central 93, Timberlane 49: At Plaistow, Troy Pelletier scored the first 13 points of the second half and finished with a team-high 22 points as the undefeated Little Green cruised to the Division I victory. Dawson Dickson buried a career-high five 3-pointers and added 17 points, and Brett Hanson had 13 points. Collin Duffley netted three triples in the fourth quarter and chipped in 11 points for Central (9-0). Patrick Mahoney had 10 points for Timberlane, which dropped to 0-9.

Merrimack 57, Exeter 52 (2OT): Eric Gendron tallied key baskets in both overtime sessions and finished with a game-high 17 points for as Merrimack improved to 5-3. Mike Gasper and Shayne Bourque each added 11 points for the winners. Tyler Russ had 15 points for Exeter, which fell to 2-6.

Bishop Guertin 75, Winnacunnet 71: At Hampton, Costas Niarhos scored 13 points and Jeff Lunn finished the game with nine points and 10 rebounds as BG raised its Division I record to 8-1.

Ryan Gigliotti tossed in 16 for Winnacunnet, which has lost three in a row and fell to 4-4.

Salem 63, West 54: At Salem, Steve Nugent paved the way with 17 points, and Jeff Larosa added 12 points in the home victory for the Blue Devils. For West, Carl Jacques scored a game-high 23 points, and Nolan Flynn tallied 18. Salem improved to 2-6, and West dipped to 1-8.

Berlin 76, Gilford 54: Dimitri Giannos netted 20 points, and the Berlin Mountaineers handed the Golden Eagles their first division loss of the season. Berlin stormed to a 40-25 lead at halftime and improved to 9-1. Brad Fremette had 20 points for the winners. Josh Joyce had 15 points to lead Gilford, which dropped to 8-1.

Littleton 73, Gorham 43: At Littleton, Nick Whipple and Josh Bogardus each tossed in 15 points to help Littleton improve its Division IV record to 10-0. Sam Jensen scored a game-high 17 for Gorham, which dropped to 2-7. Littleton led 46-16 at halftime.

Girls' basketball

Central 47, Timberlane 32: At Manchester, Central erased a two-point halftime deficit by outscoring Timberlane 30-13 over the final two quarters, improving its Division I record to 3-7. Katherine Johnson led Central with 10 points. Dakotah Vondrasek and Shawna Weidman each scored a game-high 14 for Timberlane, which dropped to 3-5.

Bedford 58, Nashua South 24: At Bedford, the young Bulldogs raced to a 26-8 halftime lead and improved to 9-2 in Division I. Freshman Nikki Tucci scored 10 points, and sophomore Gabby Hunter had eight points and nine rebounds. Maggie McGown and Bri Purcell each hit a 3-pointer for Bedford, which improved to 9-2. Sarah Voorhis had nine points for Nashua South, while teammate Caitlyn Perry added eight. The Purple Panthers dropped to 2-8.

Trinity 45, Memorial 42: At Manchester, Bailey Caulfield made each of her four free throws down the stretch to help the Pioneers improve to 4-6 in Division I. Jillian Gilman led Trinity with 16 points. Danielle Fletcher led Memorial with 14. The Crusaders, who were outscored 16-11 in the fourth quarter, slipped to 3-7.

Alvirne 68, Keene 43: At Hudson, Sandi Purcell scored a game-high 24 points and Veronica Moceri added 17 as the Broncos improved to 7-3 in Division I. Alvirne led 45-17 at halftime.

Lilly Derosia scored a team-high 16 for Keene, which fell to 2-8.

 NH Sports Angle more
Links to news and happenings around the world of sports with a Granite State connection, updated daily.

Hollis-Brookline head football coach resigns unexpectedly

New owners for Waukewan Golf Club

Matches announced for USA v. Cuba clash at Rockingham Park this weekend

Boston Marathon victim Jeff Baumann throws out the first pitch prior to the start of a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Fenway Park last year.

Service's creed on display in support of airman affected by Boston bombing

40-year-old Manchester mechanical engineer wins MMA decision

New Hampshire Motor Speedway touts viability of casino site in Loudon

USA Knockouts Tamed in Cuba

U.S., Cuba boxers clash in Havana, U.S. bouts set for Rockingham Park in Salem

Lee USA Speedway opens season April 13

Newmarket woman plans world-record cross-country run for charity

CHIP KELLY

Is Chip Kelly racist?

World Series of Boxing event moved to Rockingham Park - USA vs. Cuba

Manchester man in top 30 candidates for Padres public address announcer

NH man helps MLB players deal with stresses on, off the field

Review of the 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook

New Hampshire Motor Speedway may run Sprint Cup race in 2015 under the lights

How Boston lost the Patriots and 'New England' grabbed the NFL's 'Gold Standard'

Twin State Speedway gets new manager

Yale promotes former UNH coach to offensive coordinator

Bulldogs sign UNH's Nick Sorkin

Flyers Notes: Flyers sign speedy New Hampshire forward

Tom Duvall of Durham to compete for Navy in NCAA swimming events

Positive thoughts motivate more exercise says UNH study

Milestone run for New Hampshire runner

$2.1M raised for UNH football stadium so far

MORE

 New Hampshire Events Calendar
    

    SHARE EVENTS FOR PUBLICATION, IT'S FREE!

Upcoming Events

 New Hampshire Business Directory

  

    ADD YOUR BUSINESS TODAY!