NHTI Women’s Basketball: Join our team! 

Join the Lynx who are building a strong program that will consistently compete at the top of the YSCC and as a participant in the USCAA National tournaments. 


NHTI Women’s Basketball Coaches

Jessica Hardiman, Head Coach

[email protected] 

(603) 568-4126

Hardiman was a stellar member of strong Lynx Women’s Basketball teams during her time as a student-athlete from 2008-2012. She was a First-Team All-Conference player three consecutive years from her Sophomore to Senior season. Jessica Hardiman is an experienced and dedicated professional with a proven track record of providing performance-focused coaching and mentoring to improve skills, confidence, and motivation. As the Head Girls Varsity Basketball Coach at Pembroke Academy and the Middle School Varsity Basketball Coach at Dover Middle School, she evaluated and assessed players, instructed athletes in fundamental skills and strategy, and worked with athletes and teams to drive individual skills, competitiveness, and team cohesion. Jessica is committed to creating a safe, supportive, and inspiring environment for personal growth and development. She is certified in Sports Management by NHTI and an Associate in Science in Communications and Early Childhood Education from Granite State College and NHTI. She possesses a range of skills, including game rule expertise, player evaluation, player motivation, community relationships, and practice planning and management.

NHTI Women’s Basketball Roster

#3 Janessa Lofton

Hometown: Nashua
High School: Nashua North

  • Cl: JR
  • Pos: G
  • Ht: 5’5″

#4 Maggie Brown

Hometown: Manchester, NH
High School: Pinkerton Academy

  • Cl: FR
  • Pos: F
  • Ht: 5’8″

#10 Adalie Kamerman

Hometown: Candia, NH
High School: Jesse Remington High

  • Cl: FR
  • Pos: F
  • Ht: 5’11”

#11 Jess Allen

Hometown: Saugus, MA
High School: Saugus High

  • Cl: SR
  • Pos: G
  • Ht: 5’5″

#21 Bess Deacon

Hometown: Raymond, NH
High School: Jesse Remington High

  • Cl: FR
  • Pos: C
  • Ht: 5’10”

2022-23 NHTI Women’s Basketball Schedule

11/19Saturday1:00 PMHome Bryant & Stratton – Albany

L 56-98

Box Score

11/20Sunday1:00 PMHome U-Maine Augusta

L 55-98

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11/30Wednesday8:00 PM Awayat Southern Maine CC

L 107-48

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12/4 & 12/5
   at GBCC – Holiday Festival 
12/3Saturday2:00 PM Awayat GBCC vs WOLW 64-55
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12/4Sunday1:00 PM Awayat GBCC vs. Paul Smiths

W 91-85

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12/7Wednesday8:00 PM Awayat CMCC

L 97-23

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JANUARY- 2023 
1/7 & 1/8Sat/Sun   New Year’s Classic 
1/7Saturday12:00 PMHome NHTI vs. Massasoit CC

L 104-36

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  12:00 PM  Berkeley College (NY) vs. NHTI

L 63-52

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1/17Tuesday6:00 PMHome Great Bay CCW 74-65
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1/19Thursday6:00 PM Awayat Great Bay CC

L 66-76

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1/21Saturday6:00 PM Awayat VTC

W 61-58

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FEBRUARY – 2023 
2/1Wednesday6:00 PMHome Southern Maine CC

L 93-63

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2/4Saturday12:00 PM Awayat Paul Smith CollegeL 77-55
2/11Saturday3:15 PMHome CMCC

L 105-44

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2/16Thursday6:00 PM Awayvs U-Maine Augusta at Central Maine CCL 89-49
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2/18Saturday3:00 PM Awayat Albany College of Pharmacy

W 67-51

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2/25Saturday1:00 PM AwayYSCC Elite 8 Playoff game

L 79-95

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3/4SaturdayTBA AwayYSCC Final 4 Semifinals at CMCC 
3/5SundayTBA AwayYSCC Finals at CMCC



March – 2023 
3/11-3/15    USCAA National Tournament 

NHTI Women’s Basketball Championships

YSCC Women’s Champions: 2005, 2007

USCAA Tournament Appearances: 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007


2021-22 NHTI Women’s Basketball Season Headlines

Two NHTI Alumni Selected to YSCC Women’s Basketball Twin All-Decade Team