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Bowdoin tennis teams, women’s lax victorious

BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College men’s tennis team dispatched rival Colby on Thursday afternoon, 7-2, in New England Small College Athletic Conference action. More...

Betts, Owens honored as E.L. Player, Pitcher

PORTLAND — The Portland Sea Dogs have swept the Eastern League weekly awards for the opening week of the 2014 season. Sea Dogs second baseman Mookie Betts was selected as the Eastern League Player of the Week for the period of April 3-13. More...

UNE, Davee work overtime for win

BIDDEFORD — Gina Newsome netted a free-position shot just 29 seconds into overtime, and it held up for the only goal of the extra session as the University of New England defeated Curry College, 12-11, in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) wom More...

Nichols shines for Middlebury track

MIDDLEBURY, Vt. — The Middlebury College track and field teams took part in the Army Six-Way Team Meet on Saturday that included several Division I schools. More...

Wiscasset Speedway to open on Saturday

WISCASSET — Wiscasset Speedway is ready to embark on its 45th season on Saturday at 2 p.m. It also marks the second full season under the ownership and guidance of Richard and Vanessa Jordan on Kingfield. More...

Boston Marathon organizers confident of safe race Monday

Planned security plans include thousands of uniformed police

BOSTON The arrest of a man with a rice cooker in his backpack near the Boston Marathon finish line led police to step up patrols Wednesday, while organizers sought to assure the city and runners of a safe race next week. More...

Dragon girls tennis opens with win

SOUTH PARIS The Brunswick High School girls tennis team opened defense of its State Class A championship with a 5- 0 Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference victory over Oxford Hills on Thursday. More...

Blues down Chicago in 3OTs

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Alexander Steen scored at 26 seconds of the third overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 4-3 victory over the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Thursday night. More...

Bruins-Wings open tonight

BOSTON The Boston Bruins won the Presidents’ Trophy by leading the NHL with 117 points. Another number shows just how much, or little, that means. More...

Lester leads Red Sox past White Sox 3-1

CHICAGO David Ross said a 5-year-old could have caught Jon Lester on Thursday night. That big hit in the ninth? Well, that was a nice swing by the veteran catcher. More...

Hyde tracksters compete in Exeter

EXETER, N.H.— The Hyde School track team traveled to Phillips Exeter Academy for its first track meet of the year, competing against Phillips Exeter, Hebron Academy and Pingree School. No meet scores were posted. More...

Circus will go on at Colisee

LEWISTON — The Portland Pirates announced Tuesday that Saturday’s regular season home finale against the St. More...

Nor’easters power past Curry men’s lax

BIDDEFORD — University of New England first-year Dan Auger scored a careerbest five goals to help power the Nor’easters to a 16-9 win over Curry College in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) men’s lacrosse action Tuesday afternoon More...

Ararat Babe Ruth has registrations

TOPSHAM — There are Ararat Babe Ruth signup forms at Mt. Ararat Middle School in the Main Office and at Mt. Ararat High School next to the athletic director’s office. Tryouts for new players will be on April 27 at Mt. More...

The spirit of a true runner

Wiscasset’s Stephen Reed, 66, to run in 25th consecutive Boston Marathon

WISCASSET The 118th running of the venerable Boston Marathon will have a special meaning for retired Wiscasset doctor Stephen Reed. Reed, now 66, is scheduled to compete in his 25th consecutive Marathon, going down on Sunday with his friend Ann. More...

Bobcat coaches mixing, matching

Richmond spring sports preview

RICHMOND The Richmond softball team is coming off a State Class D championship, but lost nine seniors, including six starters. The baseball team, however, posted a 6-7 regular-season record and lost in the Western Maine finals. More...

Duke’s Parker heading to NBA

Jabari Parker is hoping to become Duke’s latest oneand done star to become the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft. More...