February 6, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

Stevens, Jensen are KVAC champs

AUGUSTA As expected, Class B Camden Hills cruised from the get-go in the Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference Wrestling Championships, held at Cony High School on Saturday. Midway through the match, Camden Hills led with 75 points, followed by Mt. More...

Wyman freebies lift Freeport girls to win

KITTERY — The streaky Freeport High School girls basketball team, after suffering through six consecutive Western Maine Conference losses, has found its stride again after downing Traip Academy on Friday night, picking up a second consecutive v More...

Williams women halt Bowdoin streak, 67-55

WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — Despite a game-high 25 points and 10 rebounds by Bowdoin’s Jill Henrikson, the Williams College women's basketball team defeated the Polar Bears for the just the second time since 2000, 67-55 on Saturday afternoon. More...

Thomas, Bruins stop Capitals, 4-1

WASHINGTON Tim Thomas’ return to the nation’s capital was less political and more successful. More...

Miami stuns No. 4 Duke, 78-74; Michigan State rolls

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Reggie Johnson scored five of his career-high 27 points in overtime and Miami upset No. 7 Duke 78-74 on Sunday. More...

Tough night for shorter Greyhounds

Lisbon girls fall to 6-9 with 51-35 loss

AUBURN — When she wasn’t blocking Lisbon shots, St. Dominic Academy’s 6-foot-2 center Allison Conley was causing major disruption in the paint. More...

KVAC, Mid-State wrestling on tap

Conference championships set for Saturday

BRUNSWICK — The postseason for high school wrestling arrives on Saturday with the Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference Championships at Cony High School and the Mid-States at Wells. Mt. More...

Kee scores 11 in USM victory

GORHAM — Senior forward Jeremy Jackson scored a game- high 14 points and pulled down a team-high nine rebounds to lead the University of Southern Maine Huskies to a 56-44 win over the Colby College Mules in a non-conference men’s college More...

Garnett carries Celtics

BOSTON ( AP) — Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers could see that Kevin Garnett was looking and feeling spry. More...

Column: Brady will get another chance at legacy

INDIANAPOLIS — Tom Brady was one of the last ones out of the shower, perhaps hoping some extra hot water would help take the sting out of a crushing Super Bowl loss. More...

Big crowd, tough loss

Mt. Ararat no match for top-ranked Cony, 56-21; now 10-6

TOPSHAM There is no easy way to sugarcoat what the undefeated Cony Rams did to the Mt. Ararat High School girls basketball team on Friday in a battle of the top two teams in Eastern Maine Class A. More...

Brunswick boys fall short, 47-46

BRUNSWICK — In a key Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference boys basketball tilt on Friday, Brunswick High School came up short against Lewiston, 47-46. “ We had the last possession,” said Brunswick coach Todd Hanson. More...

Murder trial for U.Virginia lacrosse player to start today

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — The trial of a University of Virginia lacrosse player accused of killing his ex-girlfriend is set to begin in Charlottesville. More...

Dragon girls earn 5-0 hockey win in finale

BRUNSWICK — The Brunswick High School girls hockey team ended the regular season in style on Saturday, downing Winslow 5-0 to finish the regular season 14-3- 1, good for the top seed in Eastern girls. The Dragons will host the winner of No. More...

Kyle Stanley rallies to win Phoenix Open

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Kyle Stanley rebounded from a devastating loss to win the Phoenix Open, overcoming an eight-stroke deficit Sunday in a comeback as unlikely as his collapse last week at Torrey Pines. More...

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’Canes sweep Bruins

BOSTON (AP) — Sweeping the defending Stanley Cup champions is nice, but the Carolina Hurricanes would trade all four wins for a better spot in the standings. More...

Mt. Ararat/Lisbon hockey improves to 5-6

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Tough night on hardwood for locals BRUNSWICK — The Mt. Ararat/ Lisbon boys high school hockey team dominated from start to finish in a 2-0 Eastern A victory over Windham/ Sacopee Valley on Thursday at Sidney J. Watson Arena. More...

Bowdoin squash set for openers

BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College men’s and women’s squash teams learned their opening round opponents for the 2012 New England Small College Athletic Conference Tournament this upcoming weekend at Trinity College. More...