March 12, 2018 RSS feed / Sports

Final Four Bound!

Bowdoin knocks off rival Tufts in women’s basketball

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Lisbon’s Unified run comes to an end

Lewiston downs Greyhounds, 42-30

LEWISTON It was bound to come to an end. A Lisbon streak that began back during the first season of Unified high school basketball was closed out by Lewiston on Friday, with the Blue Devils, seeded third, defeating the Greyhounds, the No. More...

Morse Unified falls short, 47-46

Westbrook holds off ’Builders in quarterfinals

WESTBROOK Floric Missamou hit a basket and the ensuing free throw with 7.7-seconds remaining to lift Westbrook over Morse in high school Unified basketball quarterfinal action on Friday. More...

Virginia gets top billing for March

From the top seed in the NCAA Tournament — Virginia — to those that barely made it into the bracket — Arizona State and Syracuse — it feels as though everyone involved in March Madness is on the bubble this year. More...

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Kevin Harvick on top for third straight race

AVONDALE, Ariz. Kevin Harvick is at his best when he’s mad, so much so that former crew chief Gil Martin used to try to rile him up during races. More...

Women’s DMR wins DIII championships at NCAA’s

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. The Bowdoin College women’s distance medley relay team posted a dominating victory to claim the national championship on Friday evening at the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships. More...

Casey holds off Woods

PALM HARBOR, Fla.   Right when Paul Casey felt he was a winner in the Valspar Championship, he looked up at the TV and saw a scene that was all too familiar.  More...

Polar Bears fall in Whittier debut, 16-15

BRUNSWICK Playing the first ever lacrosse game at newly revamped Whittier Field, the Bowdoin College men’s lacrosse team hoped to christen it with a victory. More...

Her dreams are realized

Bowdoin’s Lydia Caputi leads Polar Bears into ‘Sweet 16’

BRUNSWICK Ten years ago, new Bowdoin College women’s basketball coach Adrienne Shibles held her first Polar Bears Basketball Camp. More...

Marchand lifts Bruins past Flyers, 3-2

BOSTON   Maybe Brad Marchand won’t be as surprised to find an “A’’ sewn on his jersey before the Boston Bruins’ next game.  Marchand delivered once again, this time as a surprise alternate captain, scoring with More...

Irving returns, powers Celtics by Timberwolves

MINNEAPOLIS The presence of Kyrie Irving this season has made the Boston Celtics more of a dynamic team with the ball. They’ve become quite the force on the other end of the court, too, as the Minnesota Timberwolves again found out. More...

Warriors edge Spurs

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Topsham Rec. announces spring/summer events

TOPSHAM The Topsham Parks and Recreation Department is preparing for its spring sports offerings, with several camps available. For more information, contact the Rec. at 725-1726. More...

LRSC swim champs

BATH The Long Reach Swim Club has done it again, defending its state championship for the 28th consecutive year in a meet held at the University of Maine in Orono last weekend. More...

Area hoops players on KVAC teams

BRUNSWICK — The Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference has announced its boys high school basketball All-Conference teams.   Wol Maiwen of Edward Little was selected as the KVAC South Player of the Year and led the First Team. More...

Baseball meeting set for Sunday

BRUNSWICK — Coastal Babe Ruth baseball is scheduled to hold an informational meeting on Sunday at Midcoast  Hospital.   The league will be selecting a board and planning for this upcoming season. More...

Tiger three back at Innisbrook

PALM HARBOR, Fla. Tiger Woods discovered how tough Innisbrook can be in a swirling wind, and he was up to the task. More...

Martinez collects three hits for Sox in 6-6 tie

MLB SPRING TRAINING ROUNDUPS

Boston’s J.D. Martinez had three hits, including an RBI double, while Xander Bogaerts added two hits and also had a run-scoring double as the Red Sox and Rays played to a 6-6 tie.  Blue Jays 9, Orioles 3   Vladimir Guerrero Jr. More...