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

Darren Johnson, Head Coach


Johnson was an Assistant Coach on the Men’s team, and before coaching at NHTI he served as an assistant coach for a number of N.H. high schools including Pembroke Academy, Bow High School, and Lebanon High School. He is an active participant and basketball enthusiast. Johnson also coached Granite State league Summer Basketball and the AAU Longhorns Basketball Team.

He is working toward his business associate degree at SNHU and is the owner/operator of Chip-N-Nail Remodeling, LLC.

Staff DirectoryKeith Mitchell, Assistant Coach


Ryan Quimby


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

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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
2/6Monday8:00 PM Awayat U-Maine AugustaTBD
2/8Wednesday6:00 PMHome Vermont TechTBD
2/11Saturday1:00 PMHome CMCCTBD
2/18Saturday3:00 PM Awayat Albany College of PharmacyTBD
2/25SaturdayTBATBA YSCC Playoff Play-In GameTBD
3/4SaturdayTBAHome YSCC Final 4 Semifinals at CMCC 
3/5SundayTBAHome YSCC Finals at ? 
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