‘Sports‘

Local Wrestlers Excel at Derry Rebels’ Annual Tourney

A huge crowd of some 459 young wrestlers from all six New England states converged on Pinkerton Academy’s Hackler Gymnasium on Sunday, March 23, to compete in the Greater Derry Boys’ and Girls’ Club Wrestling Rebels’ 17th annual Rebel Classic. A slew of local grapplers showed off their considerable skills and walked away from the […]

Pinkerton JV Icemen Won Games, Developed Talent

Pinkerton Academy junior varsity hockey coaches Jim Fletcher and Sam Littlefield and their charges were able to sit back proudly at the end of the 2013-14 season and know that they’d gotten some pretty nice work done. The Astro icemen finished with a record above the .500 mark (8-4-3), had a number of performances with […]

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Astros Win Round Four of Dodgeball Tourney with LHS

One of the newer additions to the storied athletic rivalry between the student/athletes from Pinkerton Academy and Londonderry High School is the annual “Dodgeball Mack Plaque-Style” event that generates lots of excitement within the communities at the two local schools. And after losing the first three annual competitions, the Pinkerton Academy Astros finally won the […]

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PA Gymnasts Put Forth Memorable Effort at New Englands

When they headed into the New England High School Gymnastics Championships at Algonquin High School in Northboro, Mass., recently, the undefeated New Hampshire state champions from Pinkerton Academy were ranked eighth out of the 12  squads at that event. The PA team showed everyone that they were more like a top-five team in the region […]

Student/Athletes Recognized by the NHIAA

More than 40 of Pinkerton Academy’s senior student/athletes were recently recognized by the New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic Association (NHIAA) for having won that organization’s scholar/athlete awards by achieving some impressive goals. A total of 45 present Pinkerton seniors qualified to be in attendance at a ceremony at Concord’s Capital Center for the Arts on Monday, […]

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Pinkerton Spirit Squad Keeps Championships Rollin’ in

An intense and determined Dover High team made it a real challenge, but coach Michelle McCarty’s juggernaut of a Pinkerton Academy spirit squad maintained its dominance in New Hampshire this past Sunday, March 16 – in its home gymnasium no less – by winning its eighth consecutive Division I Winter Spirit Championship and its 18th […]

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Lady Astro Cagers See Season End in Tourney Semifinals

First-year varsity basketball coach Lani Buskey and her Pinkerton Academy girl hoopsters had their superb 2013-14 season – and a valiant drive toward a Division I championship - end with an intense semifinal-round tournament loss to the rival Londonderry High Lady Lancers at Southern New Hampshire University in Manchester on Thursday night, March 13. The sixth-seeded Lady Astros – who went 13-5 during the regular season and split games with […]

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Astro Icemen Have Season Iced in Tourney Semifinals

First-year varsity coach Joey Lee’s Pinkerton Academy ice hockey squad had an exceptional run over the last several months of the Division I season, posting a 7-2-1 record over its last 10 contests. But the Astros’ championship hopes withered on the vine due to a 5-1 loss to the rival Londonderry High Lancers in a […]