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The mascot comes from the area's Native American history. Colebrook is right on the border where the Mohawks lived.
It's said that the mascot references the 1821 New England Tornado outbreak, in which five destructive tornadoes broke out and demolished parts of the region.
The mascot is a fictional animal based on both the Bobcat and its cousin, the Lynx, which are indigenous to the state of New Hampshire.
New Hampshire's most well-known university is Dartmouth, whose mascot is the Big Green. Manchester adopted its name from that, only smaller.
Back in the day, New Market had a booming textile industry and the hardest workers were called mules.