January 30, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

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Morse swim teams prepping for KVACs

BATH The Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference Class A high school swimming championships are set for Feb. 11, with the Morse squad certainly having a home-pool advantage when the event kicks off at 9 a.m. at the Bath Area Family YMCA. More...

Oceanside handles Morse, 64-44

Pressing ways lead to victory in Bath

BATH For eight minutes, the Morse High School boys were doing the things that win ball games: good shot selection, driving for loose balls, playing tough defense. More...

Dragons hand Falmouth first loss

First-place Brunswick girls hockey improves to 13-3-1

FALMOUTH The list of heroes in Saturday night’s 5- 3 girls high school ice hockey victory over previously-unbeaten Falmouth at the Family Ice Center was long for Brunswick High School coach Bill Bodwell. More...

Eddies shut down Dragons; Freeport boys fall

AUBURN — Edward Little outscored Brunswick 17-9 in the fourth quarter to pull out a 39-34 Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference boys high school basketball victory on Friday. More...

Bowdoin track teams convincing in wins

BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College track and field teams both took convincing first-place finishes at the Bowdoin Invitational hosted at Farley Field House on Saturday. More...

Unequaled in the pool

Brunswick swimmer Jessica Russell one of the state’s best

BRUNSWICK The Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference Class A Swimming and Diving Championships are right around the corner and one competitor who can certainly make some waves has been largely under the radar, so to speak. More...

Gronkowski misses practice with injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was held out of practice with an injured left ankle. More...

North Carolina routs N.C. State

MEN’S TOP 25 HOOPS

CHAPEL HILL, N. C. ( AP) — Tyler Zeller had 21 points and a career-best 17 rebounds to help No. More...

Sugg Middle girls entertain Winthrop

LISBON FALLS — The Sugg Middle School girls basketball teams hosted Winthrop on Wednesday. In seventh- grade action, Lisbon won 42- 16 as Kipri Steele and Hayley Wheeler popped in 10 points each and Kaylin Le added eight. More...

Brunswick frosh boys win two, now 9-1

BRUNSWICK – The Brunswick High School freshman boys basketball team improved to 9-1 after recent wins over Cony and Lawrence. More...

Cavs close with 12-0 run to beat Celtics 88-87

BOSTON It was the same play Cleveland ran at the end of regulation in its third game this season — the third game of Kyrie Irving’s NBA career. He missed that one. On Sunday night, Cavaliers coach Byron Scott called it again. More...

Lisbon girls 6-7

GIRLS BASKETBALL ROUNDUP

LISBON FALLS — Jessica Campbell posted a doubledouble as the Lisbon High School girls basketball team improved to 6-7 with a 55-38 Mountain Valley Conference victory over winless Winthrop on Saturday. More...

Belichick, Brady in cheerful mood at arrival

Patriots prepare for Super Bowl

INDIANAPOLIS Even the usually dour Bill Belichick was joking around as the New England Patriots arrived in Indianapolis for Super Bowl week. At his opening news conference Sunday night, Belichick was asked if he expected some Hoosier hospitality. More...

Niven’s four goals lifts Brunswick

BRUNSWICK — Tyler Niven exploded for four goals as the Brunswick High School boys ice hockey team rolled to a 5-1 Eastern A victory over Gray-New Gloucester/Poland on Saturday at Sidney J. Watson Arena. More...

AFC downs NFC in Pro Bowl shootout

HONOLULU (AP) — Brandon Marshall isn’t taking time in the islands to relish his record-breaking Pro Bowl performance. He’s ready to get back to work. More...

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Dragons down Portland

GIRLS HOCKEY

PORTLAND — Rachel Moroney, Eliza Brooks and Annie Kelly each scored three goals as the Brunswick High School girls hockey team rolled to an 11-4 victory over Portland on Thursday at Portland Ice Arena. More...

Morse boys invade Raiders

BOYS ROUNDUPS

WALES — Morse outscored Oak Hill 23-7 in the second quarter en route to a 60-35 Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference Class B victory over the Raiders on Thursday in boys high school basketball action. More...

USM Baseball to host 22nd Clinic

GORHAM — On Feb. 19 and Feb. 25, baseball players ages 8-18 will have the opportunity to tune up their skills at the 22nd annual University of Southern Maine Baseball Pitching, Defense and Hitting Clinics. More...

Lifeguard training at Bath Area Family Y

BATH — The American Red Cross Lifeguard Training Course is scheduled to provide up-to-date information on how to guard, anticipate and prevent problems, and take action to help those in danger. More...