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Ball 603 founder KJ Cardinal on the Seacoast Sports Forum
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Ball 603 founder KJ Cardinal on the Seacoast Sports Forum

Sherm Chester & Sam Bruno of the The Seacoast Sports Forum recently welcomed Ball 603 founder KJ Cardinal to their show to...
Ball 603’s The Season magazine debuts in April
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Ball 603’s The Season magazine debuts in April

Ball 603's 2021-22 coverage of Basketball in the Granite State will be commemorated with our inaugural issue of The Season,...
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Help us fill our notebook

The 2021-22 NHIAA season is officially in the books and we're working to highlight the amazing stories from around the...
Woodsville remains perfect, wins back-to-back D-IV titles
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Woodsville remains perfect, wins back-to-back D-IV titles

The top-seeded Woodsville Engineers completed their perfect season with a 58-49 win over #2 Concord Christian Academy to capture the...
Championship Snapshots: Past hoop memories galore
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Championship Snapshots: Past hoop memories galore

By Mike Whaley This week's Jam Session hears from fans, coaches and former players and coaches as they recall special...
Woodsville remains perfect, advances to D-IV title game
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Woodsville remains perfect, advances to D-IV title game

Woodsville's undefeated season continues as the #1 Engineers defeated #4 Littleton, 44-37, in semifinal action of the NHIAA Division IV Boys Basketball State Tournament...
Concord Christian punches ticket to D-IV boys title game
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Concord Christian punches ticket to D-IV boys title game

Concord Christian jumped out to an early 12-0 lead and never looked back as the #2 Kingsmen defeated #6 Holy Family, 59-42, in semifinal...
Concord Christian completes perfect season with D-IV crown
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Concord Christian completes perfect season with D-IV crown

Concord Christian Academy put the cherry on top of its undefeated season with a 46-28 win over #3 Derryfield to...
Brewster Academy advances to NEPSAC final
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Brewster Academy advances to NEPSAC final

Brewster Academy pulled away in the second half from Bridgton to earn an 87-71 win in semifinal action of the...
Amid shortage, women coaches thrive in Division IV
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Amid shortage, women coaches thrive in Division IV

By Mike Whaley Wednesday was a big evening for high school girls’ basketball coaches in New Hampshire. Three of the...
Holy Family comes from behind to advance to semifinals
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Holy Family comes from behind to advance to semifinals

Sixth-seeded Holy Family trailed by 12 at the half, but outscored #14 Newmarket in the second half 38-17 to earn...
Top-seeded Woodsville survives scare from #9 Farmington
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Top-seeded Woodsville survives scare from #9 Farmington

Top-seeded and undefeated Woodsville survived #9 Farmington on Thursday night, 60-47, to advance to the semifinals of the NHIAA Division...
Concord Christian headed to D-IV girls championship game
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Concord Christian headed to D-IV girls championship game

Top-seeded Concord Christian pulled away from #4 Woodsville late to earn a 64-44 semifinal victory in the NHIAA Division IV Girls Basketball...
Derryfield punches ticket to D-IV girls title game
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Derryfield punches ticket to D-IV girls title game

Behind a game-high 23 points from Elyse Ngenda, #3 Derryfield knocked off #2 Pittsburg-Canaan in overtime, 47-40 to advance to the title game of...
Lumberjack duo leads Lin-Wood to upset win at Derryfield
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Lumberjack duo leads Lin-Wood to upset win at Derryfield

Cam Clermont (40 points) and Jake Avery (36) combined for 76 points to lead #10 Lin-Wood to an 82-69 upset...
Farmington upsets Groveton in D-IV prelims
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Farmington upsets Groveton in D-IV prelims

Ninth seeded Farmington went on the road and defeated #8 Groveton, 51-31, to advance to the quarterfinal round of the...
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Sixth-seeded Monadnock pulled off one of the great upsets in NHIAA tourney history on Sunday as the Huskies cruised to...
Gilford Golden Eagles soar to back-to-back D-III titles
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Gilford Golden Eagles soar to back-to-back D-III titles

Top-seeded Gilford is back-to-back NHIAA Division III Boys Basketball State Champions as the Golden Eagles survived #3 Kearsarge, 46-38, on Saturday night...
Contributor Added: Cindy Lavigne of Lavigne’s Live Shots
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Contributor Added: Cindy Lavigne of Lavigne’s Live Shots

Cindy Lavigne of Lavigne's Live Shots has joined us as a contributing photographer. Based out of Manchester, Cindy will be...
Woodsville engineering a return to hoop greatness
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Woodsville engineering a return to hoop greatness

By Mike Whaley When Woodsville won the 2021 Division IV high state school boys basketball championship, it removed the proverbial...
Undefeated Conant cruises to D-III girls title game
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Undefeated Conant cruises to D-III girls title game

Undefeated Conant showed absolutely no signs of slowing down in the semifinals as the top-seeded Orioles cruised to a 60-23...
Post-season run continues to the D-III final for #6 Monadnock
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Post-season run continues to the D-III final for #6 Monadnock

The sixth-seeded Monadnock Huskies kept their post-season run alive on Wednesday night as they defeated #2 Fall Mountain, 49-34, in...
Top-seeded Gilford soars to the D-III title game
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Top-seeded Gilford soars to the D-III title game

Riley Marsh (17), Isaiah Reese (14) and Jalen Reese (14) combined for 45 of Gilford's 54 points as the top-seeded...
Kearsarge comes from behind to punch ticket to D-III final
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Kearsarge comes from behind to punch ticket to D-III final

Trailing by three entering the fourth quarter, #3 Kearsarge rallied to pull off a, 45-42, come-from-behind win over #7 Mascoma...
Contributor Added: Jack Buffington Photography
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Contributor Added: Jack Buffington Photography

Jack Buffington of Jack Buffington Photography has joined us as a contributing photographer. Based out of Enfield, Jack will be...
Farmington closes regular-season with key win over Newmarket
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Farmington closes regular-season with key win over Newmarket

Farmington held Newmarket to just three points in the first quarter and 13 in the first half as the Tigers...
Hanover cruises past Bow to capture the D-II crown
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Hanover cruises past Bow to capture the D-II crown

In the final title game of the day, top-seeded Hanover rolled to a 55-24 win over #3 Bow to capture...
Bishop Guertin pulls off dramatic comeback to capture D-I title
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Bishop Guertin pulls off dramatic comeback to capture D-I title

The fifth-seeded Bishop Guertin Cardinals came-from-behind to upset #2 Bedford to capture the NHIAA Division I Girls Basketball Championship on Sunday evening...
Souhegan captures D-II title in overtime thriller
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Souhegan captures D-II title in overtime thriller

The top-seeded Souhegan Sabers captured the NHIAA Division II Boys Basketball State Championship on Sunday afternoon with a thrilling 53-51...
Trinity crowned D-I champs in epic battle with Goffstown
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Trinity crowned D-I champs in epic battle with Goffstown

TOURNEY In one of the greatest games in NHIAA tournament history, the top-seeded Trinity Pioneers outlasted #3 Goffstown, 64-62, on...
Holmes court advantage: Passion and consistency
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Holmes court advantage: Passion and consistency

By Mike Whaley EXETER – Jeff Holmes’ enthusiasm for basketball, which spans 50-plus years, shows no signs of diminishing. “I’ve...
Ball Access: Trinity head coach Keith Bike
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Ball Access: Trinity head coach Keith Bike

Introducing Ball Access, a behind the scenes, all access look at basketball in the Granite State. In our first installment,...
#1 Trinity rolls past #4 Pinkerton, advances to D-I final
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#1 Trinity rolls past #4 Pinkerton, advances to D-I final

Top-seeded Trinity proved to be too much for #4 Pinkerton to handle as the Pioneers rolled to a 74-57 victory...
#3 Goffstown knocks off #2 Nashua North in semifinals
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#3 Goffstown knocks off #2 Nashua North in semifinals

Third-seeded Goffstown knocked off #2 Nashua North, 74-58, on Wednesday night in semifinal action of the NHIAA Division I Boys...
Souhegan downs Lebanon to advance to D-II final
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Souhegan downs Lebanon to advance to D-II final

Top-seeded Souhegan was held to just three first quarter points, but the Sabers clawed their way to a 41-32 victory...
ConVal pulls away in 4th to advance to D-II title game
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ConVal pulls away in 4th to advance to D-II title game

Third-seeded ConVal knocked off #2 Pelham, 58-47, on Tuesday night in semifinal action of the NHIAA Division II Boys Basketball...
Division III tournament brackets released
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Division III tournament brackets released

The bracket for the 2022 NHIAA Division III Boys Basketball State Tournament has been released. Preliminary round games will take...
Smooth Moves of the Week: Feb. 13, 2022
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Smooth Moves of the Week: Feb. 13, 2022

It’s time again for the Tropical Smoothie Cafe “Smooth Moves of the Week.” Tropical Smoothie Cafe was born on a...
Goffstown cruises past Bishop Guertin, advances to semis
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Goffstown cruises past Bishop Guertin, advances to semis

Third-seeded Goffstown cruised to a 54-36 victory over #6 Bishop Guertin in quarterfinal action of the NHIAA Division I Boys...
Trinity topples Bedford to advance to semifinals
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Trinity topples Bedford to advance to semifinals

Top-seeded Trinity came out swinging in its quarterfinal game versus #8 Bedford on Saturday as the Pioneers poured in 26...
Montgomery leads Nashua North to the semifinals
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Montgomery leads Nashua North to the semifinals

Jayden Montgomery tallied a game-high 24 points to lead #2 Nashua North to a 57-54 victory over #7 Exeter on...
Pinkerton punches ticket to semis with win over Portsmouth
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Pinkerton punches ticket to semis with win over Portsmouth

In the first Division I quarterfinal of the day, #4 Pinkerton survived #5 Portsmouth, 56-50, in Derry on Saturday afternoon....
Top-seeded Souhegan cruises past #8 Laconia
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Top-seeded Souhegan cruises past #8 Laconia

Playing in their first game of the NHIAA Division II Boys Basketball State Tournament, top-seeded Souhegan flexed their muscles versus...
Derryfield pulls away late from Farmington
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Derryfield pulls away late from Farmington

Derryfield, the second-highest scoring team in Division IV, poured in 21 points in the 4th quarter to pull away at...
Pelham powers past Kennett to advance to D-II semis
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Pelham powers past Kennett to advance to D-II semis

Behind a game-high 26 points from Jake McGlinchey, the seconded-seeded Pelham Pythons powered past #7 Kennett, 51-40, on Friday night...
Portsmouth girls down Windham, advance to semifinals
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Portsmouth girls down Windham, advance to semifinals

The third-seeded Portsmouth Clippers defeated #6 Windham, 50-36, on Friday night to advance to the semifinals of the NHIAA Division...
Defense meets offense as Farmington hosts Derryfield
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Defense meets offense as Farmington hosts Derryfield

Farmington puts its three-game win streak on the line tonight as the Tigers host Derryfield at 7:00 pm. It's a...
Berlin wins at Prospect Mountain
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Berlin wins at Prospect Mountain

Behind a game-high 13 points from Haden Poulin, the Berlin Mountaineers went on the road and defeated Prospect Mountain, 37-24,...
Bedford downs Dover to advance to quarterfinals
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Bedford downs Dover to advance to quarterfinals

The eighth-seeded Bedford Bulldogs defeated #9 Dover, 63-58, on Wednesday night to advance to the quarterfinal round of the NHIAA...
Pinkerton soars past Londonderry in D-I prelims
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Pinkerton soars past Londonderry in D-I prelims

The fourth-seeded Pinkerton Astros soared past #13 Londonderry, 65-49, in preliminary round action of the NHIAA Division I Boys Basketball...
Exeter pulls away late from South in D-I prelims
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Exeter pulls away late from South in D-I prelims

Behind a game-high 21 points from Johnny Meyer, seventh-seeded Exeter pulled away late from #10 Nashua South to come away...
Reese brothers at heart of Gilford’s rise to the top
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Reese brothers at heart of Gilford’s rise to the top

By Mike Whaley GILFORD – In the last couple years, Gilford has clearly emerged as the top high school boys...
Pembroke wins prelim battle of the Spartans
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Pembroke wins prelim battle of the Spartans

With the score tied at the break, 31-31, fifth-seeded Pembroke outscored #12 Milford, 36-24, in the second half to come...
Contributor Added: Jeff Criss of Perfect Photos
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Contributor Added: Jeff Criss of Perfect Photos

Jeff Criss of Perfect Photos has joined us as a contributing photographer. Based out of Raymond, Jeff will be sending...
#8 Laconia survives scare from #9 Coe-Brown
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#8 Laconia survives scare from #9 Coe-Brown

Eighth-seeded Laconia survived a scare from #9 Coe-Brown, 43-42, on Tuesday night in the preliminary round of the NHIAA Division...
Division I & II Girls Brackets Announced
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Division I & II Girls Brackets Announced

The 2022 NHIAA Division I Girls Basketball State Tournament bracket has been released. The Pinkerton Astros are the top seed...
Raymond’s McGrath sinks Epping with game-winner
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Raymond’s McGrath sinks Epping with game-winner

GAME-WINNER: Trailing by two in the waining moments on the road, Raymond senior Nate McGrath buries this game-winner with nine...
Division I & II Brackets Released
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Division I & II Brackets Released

The 2022 NHIAA Division I Boys Basketball State Tournament bracket has been released. The Trinity Pioneers are the top seed...
Milford wins at Hollis-Brookline in regular-season finale
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Milford wins at Hollis-Brookline in regular-season finale

Milford went on the road and defeated Hollis-Brookline, 65-52, on Thursday night. The Spartans close out the 2021-22 regular-season on...
Lebanon downs Brady, wins 15th straight
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Lebanon downs Brady, wins 15th straight

Lebanon went on the road to win its 15th-straight on Wednesday night as the Raiders defeated Bishop Brady, 75-51, in...
Freshman Frink leads Concord Christian past Derryfield
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Freshman Frink leads Concord Christian past Derryfield

Concord Christian’s Brody Frink scored just three points in the first quarter of action versus Derryfield on Wednesday night, but...
Newmarket girls close out Farmington late
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Newmarket girls close out Farmington late

The Newmarket girls had a strong fourth quarter to seal the deal with a 32-18 win at Farmington on Wednesday...
Capital city showdowns
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Capital city showdowns

All eyes will be on the capital region tonight as the city of Concord features pivotal match-ups in Division II...
Coe-Brown Bears beat Bow on the road
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Coe-Brown Bears beat Bow on the road

Coe-Brown’s Jack Lano poured in a game-high 18 points to lead the visiting Bears to a 54-42 win at Bow...
Sunapee slips past Pittsfield
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Sunapee slips past Pittsfield

Sunapee went on the road and earned a 51-35 victory at Pittsfield in Division IV action on Tuesday night. The...
Trinity tops Pinkerton in showdown between D-I Goliaths
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Trinity tops Pinkerton in showdown between D-I Goliaths

In a battle between the top two teams in Division I, Trinity (14-1) flexed its muscle with a 52-44 win...
Lebanon survives in overtime at Hanover
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Lebanon survives in overtime at Hanover

The Lebanon Raiders needed overtime to earn their 13th-straight victory with a 50-40 overtime win at Hanover on Monday night....
Baguidy beats the buzzer!
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Baguidy beats the buzzer!

With the score tied at 66 with 3.6 seconds on the clock, Goffstown's Robby Baguidy goes the length of the...
Smooth Moves of the Week: Jan. 30, 2022
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Smooth Moves of the Week: Jan. 30, 2022

It’s time again for the Tropical Smoothie Cafe “Smooth Moves of the Week.” Tropical Smoothie Cafe was born on a...
Farmington JV girls down Derryfield
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Farmington JV girls down Derryfield

The Farmington JV girls team defeated visiting Derryfield on Friday night. Check out photos of the action...
Winnisquam JV holds off visiting Mascoma
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Winnisquam JV holds off visiting Mascoma

Winnisquam JV held off Mascoma, 48-38, on Tuesday night in Tilton. Check out some photos of the action...
Hopkinton girls earn road win at St. Thomas
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Hopkinton girls earn road win at St. Thomas

The Hopkinton girls went on the road and won a key Division III match up at St. Thomas on Friday...
Coe-Brown girls down Oyster River in Route 4 rivalry
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Coe-Brown girls down Oyster River in Route 4 rivalry

In a girls Division II match-up between Route 4 rivals, Coe-Brown bested Oyster River, 33-28, on Friday night in Durham. ...
Derryfield girls pull away from Farmington
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Derryfield girls pull away from Farmington

The Farmington varsity girls hung tough in the first half versus Derryfield, but the Cougars pulled away in the third...
Windham survives at Concord
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Windham survives at Concord

Windham escaped Concord with a 49-46 win on Thursday night. The Jaguars have now won three straight and four of...
Nashua North cruises past Manchester Memorial
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Nashua North cruises past Manchester Memorial

Jayden Montgomery and Trevor Labrecque each poured in 17 points to lead Nashua North to a runaway victory at Manchester...
The Peach Basket: Jan. 27, 2022
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The Peach Basket: Jan. 27, 2022

Let’s throw it back on this Thursday with a trip down memory lane with The Peach Basket. This week we...
Stockbower wins it in overtime for PCA
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Stockbower wins it in overtime for PCA

Jason Stockbower's fade away jumper with 1.4 seconds to go lifted Portsmouth Christian Academy to a clutch 58-56 overtime win...
Second half effort lifts Epping past Farmington
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Second half effort lifts Epping past Farmington

Epping started slow, but finished strong as the Blue Devils came away with a 59-45 win over Farmington on Wednesday...
Chinn music: Twins help orchestrate Pinkerton’s symphony of winning
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Chinn music: Twins help orchestrate Pinkerton’s symphony of winning

By Mike Whaley The first two games that Dave Chase coached freshmen twins Anthony and Tyrone Chinn made an impression....
Pelham wins tight one at Merrimack Valley
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Pelham wins tight one at Merrimack Valley

Pelham earned a tough road win on Tuesday night as the Pythons were victorious at Merrimack Valley in Concord. With...
Bishop Brady holds off Pembroke
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Bishop Brady holds off Pembroke

Behind a game-high 33 points from Ivan Yen, the Bishop Brady Giants held off visiting Pembroke, 66-62, on Tuesday night...
Mascoma Valley survives late Winnisquam rally
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Mascoma Valley survives late Winnisquam rally

Mascoma Valley went on the road and held off a late rally from Winnisquam to escape Tilton with a 60-53...
1K point scorers in the 603
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1K point scorers in the 603

On the heels of Mike Whaley's recent three-part series of The Jam Session that took an in-depth look at the...
Timberlane wins fourth-straight with victory over Keene
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Timberlane wins fourth-straight with victory over Keene

Four Owls scored in double-digits to lead Timberlane to a 53-42 win over Keene on Monday night in Plaistow. Trey...
Farmington wins fourth straight with victory at Pittsfield
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Farmington wins fourth straight with victory at Pittsfield

After starting the season 0-3, the Farmington Tigers have reeled off four-straight victories to improve to 4-3 on the season...
And the winner is…
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And the winner is…

Watch the video reveal to see who the winner is of our first-ever FREE coverage giveaway... https://youtu.be/bjVU0T1-YXo
Smooth Moves of the Week (Jan. 23, 2022)
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Smooth Moves of the Week (Jan. 23, 2022)

It’s time again for the Tropical Smoothie Cafe “Smooth Moves of the Week.” Tropical Smoothie Cafe was born on a...
South downs North is epic Battle of the Bridge OT showdown
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South downs North is epic Battle of the Bridge OT showdown

Nashua South went crosstown and defeated rival Nashua North in overtime, 57-51, on Friday night in an epic Battle of...
Pinkerton survives at Londonderry, moves to 11-2
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Pinkerton survives at Londonderry, moves to 11-2

Pinkerton went on the road and escaped Londonderry with a 64-58 win on Saturday afternoon. The Astros bounced back from...
Farmington wins third straight, cruises past Wilton-Lyndeborough
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Farmington wins third straight, cruises past Wilton-Lyndeborough

Farmington cruised to a 76-24 win over Wilton-Lyndeborough on Friday night. The Tigers improved to 3-3 on the season with...
Trinity moves to 11-0 with win over Portsmouth
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Trinity moves to 11-0 with win over Portsmouth

Trinity improved to a perfect 11-0 on the season with a 44-36 win at home versus Portsmouth on Thursday night....
Kingswood downs Plymouth, wins third straight
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Kingswood downs Plymouth, wins third straight

The Kingswood Knights hosted Plymouth on Thursday night and came away with a 62-50 win in Wolfeboro. The Knights have...
Eastern Boats joins Ball 603 as sponsor of Nute coverage
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Eastern Boats joins Ball 603 as sponsor of Nute coverage

Ball 603 proudly announces Eastern Boats as the official sponsor of our coverage of Nute Ram basketball. Founded in 1981...
The Peach Basket: Jan. 19, 2022
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The Peach Basket: Jan. 19, 2022

Let's throw it back on this Thursday with a trip down memory lane with The Peach Basket. This week we...
Souhegan rolls to 11-0 with win at West
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Souhegan rolls to 11-0 with win at West

Matt Canavan poured in a game-high 23 points and the undefeated Souhegan Sabers showed no signs of slowing down as...
Concord Christian girls hang on versus Derryfield
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Concord Christian girls hang on versus Derryfield

The undefeated Concord Christian girls squad survived Derryfield on Tuesday night with a narrow 36-35 win in Concord. Check out...
The 2K mark eluded Brad Therrien due to sickness in 1970
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The 2K mark eluded Brad Therrien due to sickness in 1970

By Mike Whaley Note: This is the last in a three-part series on the elusive 2,000-point milestone. Henniker’s Karen Wood...
Ball 603 puts the FREE in Live Free or Die
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Ball 603 puts the FREE in Live Free or Die

In a time of subscription-based content and pay per view video streams, Ball 603 is bucking the trend by proudly...
Goffstown tops Londonderry, wins sixth straight
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Goffstown tops Londonderry, wins sixth straight

Behind a game-high 24 points from Mason Blondeau, Goffstown jumped out to an early lead over Londonderry and never looked...
Dover girls down Spaulding
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Dover girls down Spaulding

The Dover girls defeated Spaulding, 51-42, on Tuesday night in Dover. Mike Whaley was on hand to capture some of...
Dover comes back to down Nashua South, wins fifth straight
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Dover comes back to down Nashua South, wins fifth straight

Trailing by eight points entering the fourth quarter, Dover outscored Nashua South 21-11 in the final stanza to come away...
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Enter to win FREE COVERAGE for YOUR team!

Ball 603 has arrived and the response has been better than we could’ve dreamed. We appreciate the dozens and dozens...
Trinity wins at Central, improves to 10-0
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Trinity wins at Central, improves to 10-0

Trinity became the first team in the state to reach 10 wins on the season as the Pioneers went on...
This Week on Ball 603: 15 games!
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This Week on Ball 603: 15 games!

Our relentless coverage of basketball in the Granite State continues this week with video highlights, photos and live streams from...
360 with Ball 603: Freshman Ferdinando fuels Derryfield
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360 with Ball 603: Freshman Ferdinando fuels Derryfield

https://youtu.be/hZUr-00qluE By KJ Cardinal With the win over previously unbeaten Epping on Friday night, the Derryfield Cougars appear to be...
Smooth Moves of the Week (Jan. 16, 2021)
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Smooth Moves of the Week (Jan. 16, 2021)

It's time again for the Tropical Smoothie Cafe “Smooth Moves of the Week.” Tropical Smoothie Cafe was born on a...
Portsmouth girls handle Spaulding, win 8th straight
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Portsmouth girls handle Spaulding, win 8th straight

The Portsmouth girls basketball team kept on rolling as the Clippers hosted Spaulding on Saturday afternoon and the handled the...
Scott-Beaulac drops 41 to lead West past John Stark
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Scott-Beaulac drops 41 to lead West past John Stark

Manchester West guard Aiden Scott-Beaulac poured in an impressive 41 points to lead the Blue Knights to a 70-64 win...
2K Capsules: A look at the 2,000-point scorers
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2K Capsules: A look at the 2,000-point scorers

New Hampshire's basketball history includes a total of 16 players that have eclipsed the 2,000-point plateau and in the recent...
Derryfield hands Epping first loss of the season
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Derryfield hands Epping first loss of the season

Derryfield (4-1) defeated previously unbeaten Epping (5-1) on Friday night, 73-63, in Manchester. Check out highlights of the action…  https://youtu.be/lQ3EKFdRrVU
Sunapee girls roll past Farmington
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Sunapee girls roll past Farmington

The FHS girls varsity basketball team was defeated by Sunapee, 45-26, on Friday night in The Jungle. The Tigers trailed...
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Watch Sunapee Girls at Farmington LIVE & FREE

The Farmington girls varsity basketball team (3-3) looks to make it three in a row and get above .500 tonight...
Farmington knocks off PCA
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Farmington knocks off PCA

Farmington started slow, but finished strong as the Tigers knocked off Portsmouth Christian, 64-59, on Thursday night in The Jungle. ...
Unbeaten Souhegan hands ConVal first loss of the season
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Unbeaten Souhegan hands ConVal first loss of the season

In a battle of Division II unbeatens, Souhegan went on the road and won an intense affair at ConVal on...
Nashua North hands Pinkerton first loss of the season
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Nashua North hands Pinkerton first loss of the season

Nashua North went on the road and pulled off a gritty 69-63, win at previously unbeaten Pinkerton on Wednesday night....
Alvirne pulls away at Spaulding
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Alvirne pulls away at Spaulding

Alvirne stopped a two-game skid as the Broncos went on the road and pulled away late at Spaulding, 49-32, on...
Cool-hand Luke Merrill’s quest for 2K points fell just short
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Cool-hand Luke Merrill’s quest for 2K points fell just short

By Mike Whaley Note: This is the second in a three-part series on the elusive 2,000-point milestone. During the winter...
CCA hands PCA first loss of the season
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CCA hands PCA first loss of the season

In a battle between two of the top teams in Division IV, Concord Christian (5-1) handed Portsmouth Christian (4-1) its...
Bishop Guertin wins at Nashua
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Bishop Guertin wins at Nashua

Bishop Guertin went crosstown and won at Nashua North, 50-49, on Monday night. Check out the first video contribution from...
Trinity downs Exeter, improves to 8-0
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Trinity downs Exeter, improves to 8-0

Trinity went on the road to defeat Exeter, 70-45, and improve to a perfect 8-0 on the season. The Pioneers...
Pinkerton downs Salem, moves to 7-0
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Pinkerton downs Salem, moves to 7-0

Pinkerton Academy shows no signs of slowing down as the Astros went on the road to defeat Salem, 68-58, on...
Morse lifts Salem JV to victory
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Morse lifts Salem JV to victory

With the score tied at 42, sophomore Ryan Morse of the Salem JV's knocks down this game-winning triple to give...
Rosatano wins it for Londonderry
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Rosatano wins it for Londonderry

Knotted at 48-48, Londonderry's Mike Rosatano had a big time putback to give the Lancers the two-point victory at home...
St. Thomas girls top Berlin
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St. Thomas girls top Berlin

The St. Thomas girls defeated Berlin yesterday, 35-29, and Mike Whaley was on hand to capture a few photos. Check...
Smooth Moves of the Week (Jan. 9, 2022)
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Smooth Moves of the Week (Jan. 9, 2022)

It’s time for our Tropical Smoothie Cafe “Smooth Moves of the Week.”Tropical Smoothie Cafe was born on a beach where...
Reese paces Gilford past Somersworth
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Reese paces Gilford past Somersworth

Jalen Reese puts the “go” in Golden Eagles. The junior guard poured in a game-high 21 points to lead undefeated...
Laconia eases past Belmont
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Laconia eases past Belmont

Laconia cruised to a 54-23 win over a short-handed Belmont squad that was playing without a handful of players. Check...
The evolution and de-evolution of the 2,000-point scorer
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The evolution and de-evolution of the 2,000-point scorer

By Mike Whaley Note: First in a three-part series on the state’s 2,000-point high school basketball scorers. There was a...
Politi’s seven threes leads Trinity
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Politi’s seven threes leads Trinity

One of the top marksmen in the state, Trinity’s Andrew Politi connected on seven triples on Wednesday night en route...
ConVal downs Pembroke
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ConVal downs Pembroke

ConVal moved to the top of the Division II standings on Tuesday night with a 69-58 road win at Pembroke....
Woodsville rolls past Moultonborough
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Woodsville rolls past Moultonborough

There was no stopping this locomotive. The Woodsville Engineers went on the road and cruised to a 75-10 victory at...
Gilford moves to 5-0
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Gilford moves to 5-0

Gilford jumped out to a 9-0 lead in under two minutes of action and cruised to a 62-43 win at...
Nashua South beats Bishop Guertin on the road
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Nashua South beats Bishop Guertin on the road

It was a raucous scene at Bishop Guertin on Monday night as visiting Nashua South came-from-behind to get the win....
Forcier’s Rams don’t quit
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Forcier’s Rams don’t quit

One of the top scorers in Division IV, Gavin Forcier and his Nute Rams have a hard-nosed, no-quit attitude that...
Smooth Moves of the Week (Jan. 2, 2021)
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Smooth Moves of the Week (Jan. 2, 2021)

It's time again for the Tropical Smoothie Cafe “Smooth Moves of the Week.” Tropical Smoothie Cafe was born on a...
Aiden Hefferon: At the point of a ‘Topper turnaround
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Aiden Hefferon: At the point of a ‘Topper turnaround

By Mike Whaley SOMERSWORTH – Last year was a down year in many ways for the Somersworth High School boys...
Interviews from The Bash
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Interviews from The Bash

Check out interviews that aired during our live broadcasts of the 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash... Grady Livingston:...
Top 5 Plays from The Bash
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Top 5 Plays from The Bash

Countdown to the New Year with our Top 5 Plays from the 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash... https://youtu.be/TgKNYGkoogM
Kennett sweeps The Bash
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Kennett sweeps The Bash

FARMINGTON – The Kennett Eagles took home the boys and girls titles at the 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball...
Watch LIVE as Bash champs are crowned
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Watch LIVE as Bash champs are crowned

The stage is set for the finals of the 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash and you can watch...
📸 Meet the Concord Christian Kingsmen
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📸 Meet the Concord Christian Kingsmen

After last night’s huge semifinal victory over Coe-Brown at the 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash, the Concord Christian...
Recap: Day 4 at The Bash
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Recap: Day 4 at The Bash

FARMINGTON – It's 31 games down and two to go at the 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash. Day...
Recap: Day 3 at The Bash
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Recap: Day 3 at The Bash

FARMINGTON – The hump day of the 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash featured 10 games, including four boys...
📸 Meet the Concord Christian Girls
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📸 Meet the Concord Christian Girls

A quick look at the Concord Christian Academy girls roster and you might think the Kingsmen are a small Division...
Two days down at The Bash
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Two days down at The Bash

FARMINGTON – The second day of the 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash featured nine games with bracket play...
📸 Meet the Kennett Eagles
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📸 Meet the Kennett Eagles

One of the most celebrated team's in tourney history, Larry Meader's Kennett Eagles stopped by our studio at the 42nd...
Day one of The Bash in the Books
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Day one of The Bash in the Books

FARMINGTON – Day one of the 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash featured nine games with some competition across...
Let’s Bash!
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Let’s Bash!

The 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash runs Dec. 26-30 and we’ve got you covered with live action of...
Contributor Added: Your Athletes in Action Photography
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Contributor Added: Your Athletes in Action Photography

Dave O’Brien of Your Athletes in Action Photography has joined us as a contributing photographer. Throughout the season he will...
The Peach Basket: Dec. 23, 2021
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The Peach Basket: Dec. 23, 2021

It's time to dip into The Peach Basket to see what gems we've unearthed from Ball 603 fans around the...
Nashua North remains unbeaten
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Nashua North remains unbeaten

In a battle of the Division-I unbeatens, Nashua North went on the road to defeat a short-handed Goffstown squad, 62-41,...
Lorne Lucas: Handling challenges in life, on the court
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Lorne Lucas: Handling challenges in life, on the court

By Mike Whaley ROCHESTER – Lorne Lucas knows all about challenges. Diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) in 1998, it’s a...
Pinkerton’s Chinn drops 27 in win over Timberlane
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Pinkerton’s Chinn drops 27 in win over Timberlane

Junior Anthony Chinn put on a show in Pinkerton’s 40-point win over Timberlane on Monday Night. Chinn poured in a...
Dover at Portsmouth Girls Photos
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Dover at Portsmouth Girls Photos

The Portsmouth girls basketball team hosted Dover on Monday Night. Check out some photos by Mike Whaley...
Farmington eases past Mount Royal
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Farmington eases past Mount Royal

The Farmington boys varsity basketball team cruised to a 62-13 victory over visiting Mount Royal on Monday night in The...
📸 Farmington girls roll past Mount Royal
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📸 Farmington girls roll past Mount Royal

The Farmington girls varsity basketball team improved to 2-3 on the young season with a 58-17 win over Mount Royal...
Broadcast teams set for The Bash
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Broadcast teams set for The Bash

The 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash at Farmington High School is New Hampshire’s largest holiday basketball tournament, so...
This week: 20 games covered!
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This week: 20 games covered!

Ball 603 hits full throttle in the second full week of the season as we bring you coverage of an...
Ball 603 to cover The Bash
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Ball 603 to cover The Bash

Ball 603 has partnered with the 42nd Annual Mike Lee Holiday Basketball Bash to bring you live and free coverage...
TSC: Smooth Moves of the Week (Dec. 19, 2021)
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TSC: Smooth Moves of the Week (Dec. 19, 2021)

It’s time to introduce our Tropical Smoothie Cafe “Smooth Moves of the Week.” Tropical Smoothie Cafe was born on a...
The Isaac Jarvis Show
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The Isaac Jarvis Show

It was the Isaac Jarvis show on Friday night as the senior forward poured in a game-high 27 points, including...
📸 Portsmouth girls down Exeter
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📸 Portsmouth girls down Exeter

Portsmouth girls beat Exeter in D-I hoop action, 51-37, led by Avery Romps with 17 points. Emma Smith paced Exeter...
📸 Concord Christian rises above Farmington
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📸 Concord Christian rises above Farmington

Senior Isaac Jarvis poured in a game-high 27 points to lead visiting Concord Christian to a 63-45 victory over Farmington...
The Peach Basket: Dec. 16, 2021
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The Peach Basket: Dec. 16, 2021

It's time for our first installment of The Peach Basket where we throw it back to old school photos of...
📸 Meet the Somersworth Hilltoppers
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📸 Meet the Somersworth Hilltoppers

Second-year head coach Leon Shaw and the Somersworth Hilltoppers are 1-1 on the young season and are coming off a...
📸 PCA downs Newmarket
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📸 PCA downs Newmarket

DOVER – It was a game of runs in Dover that came down to the wire and a Jason Stockbower...
Brian Cronin: The ball doesn’t fall too far from the basket
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Brian Cronin: The ball doesn’t fall too far from the basket

By Mike Whaley NEWMARKET – There’s this hazy memory of a young, mop-haired Brian Cronin, maybe 6 or 7 years...
📸 Epping closes out Farmington on the road
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📸 Epping closes out Farmington on the road

Epping trailed by six points halfway through the fourth quarter, but the Blue Devils finished strong to come away with...
📸 Holy Family survives at Nute
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📸 Holy Family survives at Nute

Holy Family held a 16-point lead after three quarters, but host Nute rallied late to nearly pull off the come-from-behind...
📸 Kingswood cruises past Merrimack Valley
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📸 Kingswood cruises past Merrimack Valley

The Kingswood Knights jumped out to a 31-6 lead in the first half and never looked back as they cruised...
First full week of action ahead
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First full week of action ahead

The opening weekend of the 2021-22 season is in the books and we now forge ahead with our first full...
📸 Meet the Newmarket Mules
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📸 Meet the Newmarket Mules

First-year head coach Brian Cronin and the Newmarket Mules are a young squad looking to make some noise in Division...
Throwback with The Peach Basket
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Throwback with The Peach Basket

Join us each week as we take a trip down memory lane with your throwback Thursday photos. Scan in an...
📸 PCA topples Farmington
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📸 PCA topples Farmington

Portsmouth Christian Academy opened the 2021-22 season with a 62-50 victory over Farmington in a hotly contested affair in Dover....
📸 Salem downs Spaulding
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📸 Salem downs Spaulding

Salem went on the road and defeated Spaulding, 59-48, on opening night for both teams in Rochester on Friday night.
📰 Introducing Ball 603
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📰 Introducing Ball 603

The 2021-22 NHIAA boys basketball season gets underway tomorrow, so it’s time to officially introduce Ball 603, coverage of basketball...
📰 Mike Whaley joins Ball 603
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📰 Mike Whaley joins Ball 603

Ball 603 just threw down its first slam dunk by landing legendary New Hampshire sports journalist Mike Whaley. With 40...
📸 Meet the Farmington Tigers
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📸 Meet the Farmington Tigers

Head coach Adam Thurston and his Farmington Tigers are getting geared up for their season opener on Friday and we...
📰 Opening day is on the way
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📰 Opening day is on the way

The wait is almost over. On Friday, December 10th, 84 of the 88 NHIAA boys varsity basketball teams will be...
📸 Belmont Jamboree
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📸 Belmont Jamboree

With the start of the 2021-22 season under a week away, we treated ourselves to some competitive hoops at the...