June 19, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

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Brunswick lacrosse wins OT thriller

PORTLAND The Brunswick High School lacrosse team was 10 seconds away from a second straight defeat to Scarborough in the Class A State Championship game. This one would have been tougher to take. More...

Howlers put end to Richmond run

Penobscot Valley wins Class D softball title, 4-0

STANDISH Prior to Saturday’s State Class D high school softball championship game, Penobscot Valley coach Patrick Leonard felt his team was ready for the challenge. More...

A stunning loss for ’Hounds

Orono plates four in seventh for 4-3 victory

BANGOR It all started when Orono’s survival instincts kicked in. Survival instincts led to aggression. Almost instantly, aggression led to momentum. Momentum quickly turned into an onslaught. More...

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Bogaerts powers Red Sox

Boston takes two of three from Astros

HOUSTON David Price wasn’t great on Sunday night, and he didn’t have to be. The best strike Boston threw to home plate came from left field, anyway. More...

Sea Dogs swept by Akron

AKRON, Ohio Francisco Mejia delivered a pinch-hit, RBI double with two outs in the ninth inning, giving the Akron Rubber- Ducks (33-31) a 3-2 walk-off Eastern League win over the Portland Sea Dogs (29-35) on Sunday afternoon at Canal Park. More...

76ers, Celtics agree on trade for No. 1 pick

Philadelphia and Boston have agreed in principle on a trade where the 76ers would acquire the chance to take Markelle Fultz with the No. 1 pick in Thursday’s NBA Draft, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press. More...

Larson outlasts Elliott at Michigan again

BROOKLYN, Mich. Three times, Kyle Larson needed to outrace the rest of the contenders on late restarts. That’s a task he’s proven he can handle at Michigan International Speedway. More...

Brooks Koepka wins U.S. Open

ERIN, Wis. Brooks Koepka received a short piece of advice from a valuable source on the eve of the final round at the U.S. Open. Defending champion Dustin Johnson was doing most of the talking. More...

Brooke Henderson takes Meijer LPGA Classic

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Vegas receives the list

Golden Knights hold all the cards with NHL expansion draft list out

Vegas Golden Knights general manager George McPhee had difficulty containing his excitement in anticipation of the NHL’s expansion draft list being released. More...

Arenado, Rockies walk off on Giants

DENVER Nolan Arenado completed the cycle with a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Colorado Rockies stunned the San Francisco Giants by rallying for a 7-5 victory Sunday. More...

Bobcats back for one more

Richmond softball faces Penobscot Valley Saturday in Class D Final

RICHMOND For most high school softball players, playing in the state championship game is a dream. For softball players at Richmond, it’s the norm. That’s especially true for the current group of seniors. More...

Lisbon tried and true

Ridley leads Greyhounds to State C baseball title game

LISBON   Being Pittsburgh born and bred, it is easy for myself to look back and realize those iconic athletes who are “Pittsburgh.”  Mario Lemieux, former Pittsburgh Penguin great and owner of the team, is Pittsburgh. More...

Dragon boys lax start time changed

BRUNSWICK   The Maine Principals’ Association has changed the starting time for the State Class A boys lacrosse championship at Fitzpatrick Stadium in Portland on Saturday.  Brunswick, which defeated Lewiston in the Class A North regi More...

’Dogs stumble to Curve

ALTOONA, Pa. The Altoona Curve (35-29) scored four times in the fourth inning and Alex McRae (5-2) hurled seven innings, defeating the Portland Sea Dogs (29-32), 7-1 on Thursday afternoon at Peoples Natural Gas Field. More...

Rickie Fowler on top at U.S. Open

Several top players struggle at Erin Hills

ERIN, WIS. Erin Hills played like a pushover for a U.S. Open. Check out the score of Rickie Fowler, who matched the U.S. Open scoring record to par for the opening round with a 7-under 65. More...

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Highland Green opens with a win

GRAY   Highland Green opened its Zone 3 Senior American Legion baseball season on Thursday with a 6-0 victory over United at Gray-New Gloucester High School.  The combination of Cam Grant, Alex Larson, Mike Stewart and Kam Labbe pitched in More...

SHIPBUILDERS SPRINT HELD IN BATH

THE SHIPBUILDERS SPRINT road race was held recently, with a turnout of 96 participants raising over $4,000 for the Bath High School Alumni Association. More...