Friday’s High School Sports

Here are today’s athletics schedules for Merrimack Valley Conference teams and Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School.

Thursday’s High School Sports

Here are today’s athletics schedules for Merrimack Valley Conference teams and Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School.

Northern Essex to Add Esports and Varsity Basketball, Soccer Teams

Northern Essex Community College is hosting an eSports program for the first time in the school's history and is reintroducing varsity men's soccer and women's basketball. (File photograph.)

Northern Essex Community College announced they are adding three new varsity athletic programs for the 2019-2020 academic year, including a new multi-player video game program. Two of the varsity teams are making their return to NECC, as the college is adding a men’s soccer and women’s basketball team. Meanwhile, the video game program, also known as eSports, pits student-athletes from NECC against colleges and universities across the country in online multi-player games with the objective of defeating the opposing institutions as a team. NECC’s Director of Athletics Dan Blair has high hopes for the three programs, saying “we are excited about bringing both men’s soccer and women’s basketball back to the college.

Wednesday’s High School Sports

Here are today’s athletics schedules for Merrimack Valley Conference teams and Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School.

Friday’s High School Sports

Here are today’s athletics schedules for Merrimack Valley Conference teams and Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School.

Fee To Play Boys Hockey Exceeds $400 at Pentucket High School

Throughout the month of August, WHAV provides a daily report counting down to the first day of school in Greater Haverhill. Pentucket Regional High School athletic user fees for the 2017-2018 school year range from $100 to $425. For the fall season, fees are $100 for freshman field hockey, freshman soccer, cross country and cheering; $175 for JV and varsity soccer, JV and varsity field hockey and golf; $200 for football and $375 for volleyball co-op. The fee for volleyball is paid to Georgetown High School. Some of the highest fees are for winter sports.

Saturday’s High School Sports

Here are today’s athletics schedules for Merrimack Valley Conference teams and Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School.

Wednesday’s High School Sports

Here are today’s athletics schedules for Merrimack Valley Conference teams and Whittier Regional Vocational Technical High School.