January 26, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

WOOLWICH GIRLS ARE BUSLINE CHAMPS

THE WOOLWICH CENTRAL SCHOOL girls basketball team won the Busline League Championship by defeating Richmond 44-37 in recent action. More...

Sugg 7th girls power past ’Dogs

LISBON FALLS — Jasmin Le scored 10 points as the Sugg Middle School girls basketball team rolled to a 46-5 victory over Hall- Dale on Monday. Kaylin Le and Alexis Harris added eight points and Kipri Steele six for the Greyhounds. More...

Suggs powers UNE to 78-64 victory

BIDDEFORD — Junior Beth Suggs of Bath and Kelley Paradis combined for 37 points and 19 rebounds to lead the University of New England women’s basketball team to a 78- 63 Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) win over Curry College Monday ev More...

Topsham Rec. has early spring baseball

TOPSHAM — The Topsham Recreation Department is scheduled to host an Early Spring Baseball Program This program is held on Sundays for 11-12-year-olds (age as of April 30, 2012 ) who live within the School Administrative District SAD- 75 school More...

St. John’s girls topple Hebron

HEBRON — The St. John’s School girls and boys teamed up to play a girls match against Hebron Academy on Monday. The Vikings came out victorious by outscoring Hebron by 20 points in the second half to win 49-37. More...

Highland to host Junior Golf Camp

TOPSHAM — Longtime golf instructor Gerry Caron and the Highland Green Golf Club are scheduled to host a Junior Golf Camp June 18-21 and June 25-28. The camp is open to golfers ages 10-16. Some previous golf experience is required. More...

Mt. Ararat, Lisbon grapplers in Vermont

ESSEX, Vt. — The Mt. Ararat and Lisbon high school wrestling teams traveled to Vermont for the 2012 Michael J. Baker Classic at Essex High School Jan. 20-21. More...

Woods opens with 70, trails McIlroy, Karlsson

Tiger Woods weathered putting woes to open his 2012 season with a 2-under 70 at the Abu Dhabi Golf Championship on Thursday, three shots behind clubhouse leaders Rory McIlroy and Robert Karlsson. More...

AHL glance

American Hockey League EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic More...

NFL playoffs

Conference ChampionshipsSunday, Jan. 22New England 23, Baltimore 20N.Y. Giants 20, San Francisco 17, OT More...

Area swimming

GIRLS — Morse 111, Camden Hills 57 200-meter medley relay — 1. Morse ( Bronwyn Morissette, Catie Luedee, Casey Bonnett, Guerin Morissette), 2. Camden, 3. More...

NBA look

National Basketball Association EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic Division More...

NBA D-League

NBA Development League East Conference W L Pct More...

Australian Open

By The Associated PressThursdayAt Melbourne ParkMelbourne, AustraliaPurse: $26.83 million (Grand Slam)Surface: Hard-Outdoor More...

Men’s basketball

Wednesday’s Men’s College BasketballMajor ScoresBy The Associated PressEASTAlbany (NY) 74, Binghamton 68Army 74, Holy Cross 68Bucknell 67, American U. More...

Tough night on the hardwood

Area basketball

RUMFORD — The Lisbon High School boys basketball team stayed with Mountain Valley for most of the first half. But, the Falcons found their stroke, pulling away in the second half for a 55-36 Mountain Valley Conference victory. More...

Oklahoma State stuns No. 2 Missouri

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — Freshman swingman Le’Bryan Nash scored a career-high 27 points, Brian Williams added a career-best 22 and Oklahoma State knocked off No. 2 Missouri 79-72 on Wednesday night. More...

Ice fishing derby set for Feb. 12

PHIPPSBURG — The Dickie Lemont “Take a Kid Fishing Ice Fishing Derby,” sponsored by the Phippsburg Sportsmen’s Association, will be held on Feb. 12 on the lakes and ponds of Sagadahoc County. More...

Messina earns NESCAC honor

BRUNSWICK — Bowdoin College men’s ice hockey goaltender Steve Messina has been named the New England Small College Athletic Conference Player of the Week. More...

Brunswick 7th runs away from Oak Hill

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick Junior High seventh grade boys basketball team scored 22 second-quarter points en route to a 46-15 victory over Oak Hill on Monday. More...

UMaine women to host Academy

ORONO — University of Maine women’s basketball coach Richard Barron is set to host the Black Bear Sportsmanship Academy on Jan. 28 between games at Alfond Family Lounge. More...

Henrikson named Player of the Week

BRUNSWICK, — Bowdoin’s Jill Henrikson of Bath has been named as the Maine Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Player of the Week. More...

Alex Kee, USM hoops in loss

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Mt. Ararat JV girls split two contests

TOPSHAM — The Mt. Ararat High School jayvee girls basketball team split two recent contests. The Eagles lost to Edward Little 38-31, trailing 17-8, 23-13 and 32-20 at the breaks. Leading scorer for Mt. More...

Maine Coaches vote for Hanley

BRUNSWICK — The Maine Men’s Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) has named Bowdoin senior forward Will Hanley Player of the Week. More...

Barry leads Bears over MMA, 74-48

CASTINE — Alexa Barry scored a career-high 21 points to lead the Bowdoin College women’s basketball team to a 74-48 win over Maine Maritime Academy on Wednesday evening. More...

Goings-on

TodayBasketball — Morse boys at Oak Hill,6:30 p.m.; Oak Hill girls at Morse, 7 p.m.;Lisbon boys at St. More...

NFL Injury Report

NEW YORK ( AP) — The National Football League injury report, as provided by the league (OUT - Definitely will not play; DNP - Did not practice; LIMITED - Limited participation in practice; FULL - Full participation in practice): NEW YORK GIANTS More...

Transactions

Wednesday’s Sports Transactions BASEBALL COMMISSIONER’S OFFICE—Suspended freeagent minor league LHP Dustin Richardson and free-agent minor league 1B Daryle Ward 50 games for violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatme More...

NHL glance

National Hockey League EASTERN CONFERENCE Atlantic More...

Maine hoops

Wednesday’s ScoresBy The Associated PressBOYS BASKETBALLDexter Regional 45, Central 34Fort Kent Community 60, Madawaska 50George Stevens 32, Searsport District 29Houlton 64, Schenck 58Houlton Christian Academy 71, East Grand 25Lee Aca More...

Thursday’s Open

MELBOURNE, Australia ( AP) — A look at Thursday’s 11th day of the Australian Open tennis championships: WEATHER: Sunny, high of 77. ATTENDANCE: Day session: 21,126. WINNERS: Women: No. 3 Victoria Azarenka, No. 4 Maria Sharapova. More...

SPORTS ON TV

THURSDAY AFTERNOON (GOLF) Golf Central Pregame (Live) 3:00 (GOLF) PGA Tour Golf Farmers Insurance Open, First Round. From Torrey Pines Golf Club in San Diego. More...