January 2, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

Richmond boys pick up second win

Eagles, Shipbuilders drop Friday contests

RICHMOND — The Richmond High School boys basketball team won for the second straight time Friday with a 52-30 East-West Conference victory over Seacoast Christian. More...

Tourney split for Bears

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif. — The Cal-Lutheran women’s basketball team used a late 6-0 run and held off a Bowdoin rally to edge the Polar Bears 56- 55 in the finale of the Posada Royale Holiday Classic late Saturday evening. More...

Syracuse routs DePaul

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Kris Joseph scored 22 points and No. 1 Syracuse used its defense and depth to rout DePaul 87-68 on Sunday, the unbeaten Orange’s 15th straight victory. C.J. More...

Broncos, Giants win divisions; Patriots top AFC

Two rematches of regular-season games will highlight the wild-card round, which was set up when Cincinnati grabbed the final AFC spot Sunday and Atlanta moved ahead of Detroit in the NFC. More...

Morse, Bruins highlight 2011

2011 had its share of ups and downs

It seemed like just yesterday when we turned the calendars from 2010 to 2011. But, here we are again, on the cusp of a new year. What will 2012 bring? Before we can think of this next chapter, we need to review all that went on during 2011. More...

Brunswick Rec. offering high school basketball

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Parks and Recreation Department is offering high school students in grades 9-12 an opportunity to play basketball while developing fundamental basketball skills and positive youth sports values. More...

‘Hot Shot’ contest winners announced

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Parks and Recreation Department and the Maine Red Claws held its annual “Hot Shot” contest on Tuesday, with several athletes participating. More...

Brunswick JV girls fall to Bangor

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School jayvee girls basketball team slowed Bangor down in the second half, but the Dragons struggled offensively in a 36-21 loss on Tuesday. Brunswick trailed 24-12 at the half. More...

Eagle girls hockey downs Scarborough

PORTLAND — The Mt. Ararat High School girls club hockey team defeated the Scarborough jayvee squad 5- 1 at the Cumberland County Civic Center on Tuesday to improve to 5-3. Mt. More...

Pats top Bills for top seed

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. Big deficits don’t rattle Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. They just start playing better. Down by three touchdowns? Simply score the next 49 points and beat the Buffalo Bills 49-21. Trailing 17-0 a week earlier? More...

Rondo’s magic leads Celtics

Guard’s triple-double highlights 94-86 victory over Wizards

WASHINGTON ( AP) — Doc Rivers was enjoying his team’s win so much that he didn’t realize Rajon Rondo had achieved his eighth regular- season triple-double. More...

Dragon girls cruise past ’Devils

Unbeaten Cony downs Mt. Ararat

BRUNSWICK — Becky Champagne scored all 11 of her points in the first half, including nine in a pivotal second quarter, as the Brunswick High School girls basketball team ran past Lewiston 50-34 in Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference play on Fri More...

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Giants keep Cowboys out, 31-14

NFL ROUNDUP

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Eli Manning threw three touchdown passes and the New York Giants won an all-or-nothing game to claim the final spot in the NFL playoffs, beating the Dallas Cowboys 31-14 on Sunday night. More...

Brunswick girls hockey 6-1-1

Lisbon boys and girls fall to Dirigo in hoops action

BRUNSWICK — Rachel Moroney and Jen Machin each scored two goals as the Brunswick High School girls hockey team concluded a successful week with a 6-1 victory over St. Dom’s on Thursday at Sidney J. Watson Arena. More...

Wrestling, swimming, indoor track and basketball action

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UMaine softball to hold skills clinic

ORONO — The University of Maine softball program will hold winter clinics for all softball players in grades 5-12 on multiple Sundays throughout January and into February. The clinics will start on Jan. 8 and will run each Sunday through Feb. More...

Topsham has ‘Hot Shot’ winners Brunswick varsity hoops drop two

TOPSHAM — The Topsham Parks and Recreation Department held its annual “Hot Shot” competition at Mt. Ararat Middle School on Wednesday. More...

Morse JV girls down Belfast

BELFAST — Morse scored 30 second-half points in a 40-25 victory over Belfast in high school jayvee girls basketball action on Thursday. More...