January 6, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

A look at the season thus far

BRUNSWICK   Well, here we are more than a third into the winter sports season. We’ve seen ups and downs, upset wins and lopsided losses ... pretty much no different than any other year. More...

Messalonskee takes battle of Eagles, 68-55

Mt. Ararat falls to 0-8

TOPSHAM   The way Messalonskee was shooting the ball in Thursday’s Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference boys high school game, it was hard to believe the team was winless coming in.  The visitors were seven of nine from 3-point range i More...

Lisbon boys win

HIGH SCHOOL ROUNDUP

LISBON FALLS — Lisbon outscored Winthrop 14-3 in the second quarter and held on in the fourth as the Greyhounds ended a 29-game losing streak with a 45-36 Mountain Valley Conference high school boys basketball victory on Thursday.  More...

Bruins keep rolling, pound Flames 9-0

BOSTON (AP) — Any fears that Bruins coach Claude Julien might have had about his team looking past Calgary and toward a Stanley Cup rematch with Vancouver were quickly laid to rest Thursday night.  The Flames didn’t last long, either More...

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THE LISBON HIGH SCHOOL wrestling team hosted Dirigo and Madison on Wednesday night. More...

UMaine’s Abbott Hockey East ‘Player’

ORONO — University of Maine senior forward Spencer Abbott was named the Athletic Republic Hockey East Co-Player of the Week recently.  Abbott had a goal and five assists en route to Florida College Classic Most Valuable Player honors.  More...

Mt. Ararat JV boys fall to Lewiston

TOPSHAM — The Mt. More...

Christian leads Bates basketball

BIDDEFORD — Senior forward Reid Christian of Pownal posted career-highs with 30 points and 12 boards to lead Bates College to a 74- 54 victory over the University of New England men’s basketball team in non-conference action Tuesday eveni More...

Topsham holds ‘Hoop Shoot’

TOPSHAM — The annual Elks “Hoop Shoot” free throw program, hosted by the Topsham Recreation Department and co-sponsored by the Brunswick Parks and Recreation Department, was held recently at Mt. Ararat Middle School.  More...

Brunswick JV boys record now 6-2

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School JV boys basketball team beat Erskine Academy 52-35 on Tuesday to run the Dragons’ record to 6-2.  Blake Gordon led the team with 13 points, while Zach Raubeson had eight and Derek Devereaux chipp More...

USM softball to hold Jan. clinics

GORHAM — The University of Southern Maine Huskies softball team is scheduled to host the annual Pitching, Field and Hitting clinics, beginning on Jan. 22.  The clinics are geared for softball players from grade 3-12. More...

Topsham Rec. has ‘Top Hoops,’ wrestling

TOPSHAM — The Topsham Recreation Department has openings for the seventh- and eighthgrade “Top Hoops” Program and wrestling.  Seventh- and eighth-graders looking to spruce up their skills, and have some court time, can join Mt. More...

Sox’ Valentine to attend Dogs’ event

PORTLAND — Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine has been added to the Sea Dogs’ lineup of guests for the annual Hot Stove Dinner and Silent Auction.  Valentine joins Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia and Seattle Mariners pitche More...

Sugg 8th grade boys get win

LISBON FALLS — Josh Huston scored 14 points as the Sugg Middle School eighth-grade boys basketball got past Hall-Dale 38-29 on Wednesday.  Nate Bergeron chipped in seven points, while Jacob Bussier and Austin Bedford contributed six point More...

Bath MS girls fall to Oxford

BATH — The Bath Middle School eighth-grade girls basketball team battled hard before falling to Oxford Hills 34-29 on Wednesday.  The Vikings led 7-4 after a quarter, 19-11 at the half and 26-19 through three quarters before the Destroyers More...

Bowdoin soccer teams honored

BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College men’s and women’s soccer teams have earned Team Academic Awards from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America for their work in the classroom.   More...

Bath Elks Hoop Shoot on Sunday

BATH — The Bath Lodge of Elks’ annual Hoop Shot is scheduled to be held Sunday at 9 a.m. at the Bath Area Family YMCA. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. More...

What a Falcon victory!

Freeport girls edge Yarmouth

FREEPORT — Throughout three quarters of back- and- forth Western Maine Conference girls high school basketball action on Wednesday, Freeport forward Nina Davenport carried her team, scoring 24 of her team’s 37 points. More...

Bergeron scores 2 goals in Bruins’ rout of Devils

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Patrice Bergeron turned defense into offense against the New Jersey Devils and led the defending Stanley Cup champion Boston Bruins to a laugher. More...