January 24, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

Celtics make Magic offense disappear

Pierce, Bass carry Celtics over Orlando, 87-56

BOSTON ( AP) — The Boston Celtics’ injuries didn’t affect what coach Doc Rivers always wants — solid defense.  Paul Pierce and former Magic forward Brandon Bass each scored 19 points to carry the injury-riddled Celtics to More...

Lewiston 8th girls get past Destroyers

LEWISTON — Kristina Blais had a game- high 13 points as the Lewiston Middle School eighth- grade girls handed Bath a 36-24 setback on Thursday.  The Blue Demons led 10-7 after a quarter, 21-13 at the half and 27-15 through three quarters.& More...

Dostie strong on the boards in MMA loss

CASTINE — Martin Cleveland recorded a 16-point, 10- assist double-double to lead Thomas College to a 79-50 win in North Atlantic Conference ( NAC) men’s basketball action Thursday evening.  Cleveland was one of three Terriers ( 9- 5, More...

Zaharchuk, Husson falls to Farmington

BANGOR — In a tight contest culminating in a wild finish, the Husson men’s basketball team fell to the University of Maine-Farmington 67-64 in a packed Newman Gymnasium on Thursday night.  With the win, UMF remains in first place in More...

Mt. Ararat 8th girls get past Demons

LEWISTON — Erin Tome had eight points and Sara Lamb seven for Mt. Ararat Middle School in a 25-19 seventh grade girls basketball loss to Lewiston on Thursday.  Maggie Phelam paced the Blue Demons with seven points.  More...

Brunswick 7th-graders continue to roll

BATH — Jesse Devereaux provided a spark off the bench as the Brunswick Junior High seventh-grade boys basketball team rolled to a 52-18 win over rival Bath Middle School on Thursday.  More...

Eastern Connecticut pulls away from USM

GORHAM — Senior guard Nick Nedwick scored 10 of his game- high 25 points in pivotal 19-2 run in the final 10 minutes of the second half to deliver a 58- 44 win for the nationally- ranked Eastern Connecticut State University Warriors over the Un More...

Freeport tracksters in WMC action

GORHAM — The Freeport High School indoor track teams competed in Western Maine Conference action on Friday.  The girls placed seventh (38.50) behind York (136), Cape Elizabeth ( 130), Fryeburg Academy (99), Lake Region ( 79), Gray- New Glo More...

Bowdoin Nordic team opens at Carnival

RUMFORD — The Bowdoin College Nordic ski team opened its 2012 campaign at the Bates Carnival this weekend hosted at Black Mountain.  The Polar Bears finished 10th overall in the Eastern Intercollegiate Skiing Association competition and p More...

Hyde wrestlers pick up mat victories

WILBRAHAM, Mass. — On Saturday, the Hyde School wrestling team was on the road and picked up two victories.  In the first match, Hyde took on Northfield- Mount Hermon and suffered only two losses en route to a dominating 50-18 win. More...

Freeport indoor track in action

THE FREEPORT HIGH SCHOOL indoor track team was in action at the University of Southern Maine in Gorham on Friday in a Western Maine Conference meet. More...

Freeport gets 2nd victory

GRAY — The Freeport High School boys basketball team earned its second win (2-10) with a 63-58 Western Maine Conference victory on Saturday over Gray-New Gloucester.  Mitch Loeman had a gamehigh 26 points for the Falcons, with Josh Weirich More...

Smith scores 14 as MMA rolls

CASTINE — Sam Goda scored 23 points and pulled in nine rebounds to lead Maine Maritime Academy to a 78-45 win over Thomas College in North Atlantic Conference ( NAC) women’s basketball action on Thursday.  Goda was one of four Marine More...

Suggs helps UNE to hoops victories

BIDDEFORD — Senior guard Kari Pelletier converted a traditional three-point play with 1:10 to play to help rally the University of New England past Endicott College for a 63-59 women’s basketball win in a matchup of the two top Commonweal More...

Bath 7th girls topple Huskies

BRUNSWICK — Noa Sreden led all scorers with 15 points as the Bath Middle School seventh- grade girls basketball team ran past rival Brunswick Junior High 36-29 on Thursday.  More...

Bath 8th boys get past Huskies

BATH — Leading 31-20 at the half, the Bath Middle School eighth-grade boys basketball team outscored rival Brunswick Junior High 10-4 in the third quarter and held on for a 54- 42 victory on Thursday.   More...

Mt. Ararat JV boys lose to EL

AUBURN — The Mt. More...

Hyde tracksters in Western Maine meet

GORHAM — The Hyde School indoor track team competed in Western Maine Conference action over the weekend, with the boys picking up 30 points and the girls 17.  Hyde’s4x800-meterrelay team (Cody Mitchell, Griffin Palola-Harriman, Isaac More...

Children’s relay race at Bowdoin College

BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College indoor track team is inviting elementary school students to participate in a children’s relay race on Saturday at Farley Field House.  The race will take place during a 3:45 p.m. More...

Woolwich girls win Busline title

CHOP POINT — The Woolwich Central School girls basketball team won the Busline League Championship by defeating Richmond 44-37 in recent action.  Richmond led 8-5 at the end of the first and 18-17 at the half, but the Wildcats came out str More...