December 13, 2017 RSS feed / Sports

Nick Merrill — An athlete for all seasons

MT. ARARAT AT BRUNSWICK, BOYS BASKETBALL, TONIGHT, 7 P.M.

TOPSHAM Nick Merrill is a senior at Mt. Ararat High School. He is the archetype of a student athlete. He is a honor roll student, a National Honor Society member, and a three-sport star, all of which keeps him pretty busy. More...

Lots to look forward to as indoor track ramps up

INDOOR TRACK SEASON PREVIEW

TOPSHAM   The indoor track season is upon us, with longtime coach Diane Fournier of Mt. More...

Patriots looking to rebound

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Knicks slip by Lakers, 113-109

Porzingis, Beasley lead NY Knicks

NEW YORK Kristaps Porzingis had 37 points and 11 rebounds, Michael Beasley made the biggest plays in overtime, and the New York Knicks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 113-109 on Tuesday night. More...

Green Bay’s Rodgers ready to make return

GREEN BAY, Wis.   Aaron Rodgers has been “medically cleared to return” to action after missing seven games with a broken right collarbone, the Green Bay Packers quarterback announced on Instagram Tuesday night.  More...

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Russian Olympic Committee expects 200 to compete

MOSCOW   Despite Russia’s ban from the upcoming Olympics, officials in the country still expect more than 200 of their athletes to compete at the Pyeongchang Games.  Under International Olympic Committee sanctions announced last week, More...

Tampa Bay downs Blues

Devils end LA’s winning streak

ST. LOUIS Nikita Kucherov and Brayden Point scored, Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 32 shots and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the St. Louis Blues 3-0 on Tuesday night in a matchup of the NHL’s top two teams. More...

Greyhounds hold court, down Boothbay, 64-52

LISBON   After losing Friday night on the road in the season opener, the Lisbon boys basketball team didn’t want to fall to 0-2 on the young season.  Hosting Boothbay Monday night, the Greyhounds got 28 points from Jonah Sautter, whi More...

Without Irving, Celtics blown out by Bulls, 108-85

CHICAGO Nikola Mirotic and Bobby Portis are starting to draw attention for their play together instead of their fight with each other. More...

Brady intercepted twice as Dolphins beat Pats, 27-20

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. The Miami Dolphins wore their perfect season uniforms, and for at least one game in 2017, they looked the part. More...

Eagles QB Wentz lost

PHILADELPHIA   Carson Wentz got the Eagles this far. More...

Halak, Islanders end skid with win over Caps

NEW YORK Jaroslav Halak made 31 saves after getting a vote of confidence from his coach, and the New York Islanders beat the Washington Capitals 3-1 on Monday night to snap a three-game winless streak. More...

Shipbuilders earn first hoops win

BATH   After a back-and-forth first quarter, the Morse High School boys basketball team took control in the second quarter and pulled away for a 65-50 Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference victory over Lincoln Academy on Monday at Bath Middle Scho More...

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Brunswick JV earns a win

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School girls junior varsity Orange basketball team raced out to a 14-4 first-quarter lead and added to their advantage by outscoring Morse, 15-6 in the second quarter as the Dragons defeated the Shipbuilders, 56-2 More...

St. Joe’s rolls past Rivier

STANDISH — Saint Joseph’s College (7-1, 2-0 GNAC) toppled Rivier University (0-6, 0-2 GNAC), 102- 17, in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) women’s basketball game at the Harold Alfond Center on Saturday afternoon.  More...

Mt. Ararat JV girls victorious

TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat High School jayvee girls basketball team jumped out to a 13-6 first-quarter lead and never looked back en route to a 41-23 victory over Leavitt on Friday.  More...

Mt. Ararat 7th girls win pair

TURNER — The Mt. More...

Dachille named Player of the Week

BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College’s Julie Dachille has been named the NESCAC Player of the Week in women’s hockey.  Dachille scored five goals in two weekend wins for the Polar Bears as the team finished the first semester unbeaten f More...