February 17, 2012 RSS feed / Sports

Sports in state-action mode

State titles up for grabs in track, swimming, wrestling and skiing

BRUNSWICK — While basketball enters the first week of its postseason, swimming, track, wrestling and skiing are into state-action mode. More...

Bowdoin men’s lacrosse ranked

BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College men’s lacrosse team is ranked 18th in the Division III preseason poll released by the U.S. Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association on Monday. More...

Huskies, Alex Kee fall in double OT

GORHAM — Kyle Walker, Petey Skevas and senior guard Brian Chergey combined for 65 points to lead the Plymouth State University Panthers past the University of Southern Maine Huskies 100-93 in double overtime in a Little East Conference men&rsqu More...

Cejka shines in the classroom

NORTHFIELD, VT. — Norwich University had nine of its 2011 football team members named to the 2011- 12 Eastern Collegiate Football Conference all- academic squad. More...

UNE, Suggs move up to second

BIDDEFORd — The University of New England has moved up four spots to second in the Northeast Region, as announced by the NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship Committee. More...

U.S. women boxers see both sides of skirt issue

IABA officials have suggested skirts would make women more easily identifiable

AIRWAY HEIGHTS, WASH. Tyrieshia Douglas would love to box in the Olympics wearing a short skirt. Not because she has to, but because she wants to. More...

Dragons’ run ends

Brunswick girls hockey falls to Greely for third time

PORTLAND — Ice hockey special teams are often the difference between winning and losing. More...

Eagle skaters defeated, 3-2

KENTS HILL — The Mt. Ararat/ Lisbon boys high school hockey team spotted Maranacook/Hall- Dale/Winthrop a 2-0 first-period lead, eventually falling 3-2 at the Rist and Joy Bonnefond Ice Arena on Tuesday. More...

Seguin shootout goal lifts Bruins

MONTREAL ( AP) — The Boston Bruins’ competitive fire was stoked by the latest encounter with their longtime rivals, the Montreal Canadiens. More...

Goings-on  Free Access 

Thursday, Feb. 16, 201 Nothing scheduled. More...

Celtics fall to Pistons

BOSTON (AP) — Detroit’s Ben Gordon looked very comfortable in his new role coming off the bench and coach Lawrence Frank continued to tweak his lineup. It added up to an easy win for the suddenly steady Detroit Pistons. More...

NESCAC time for Polar Bears

Bowdoin basketball women play host; men at Wesleyan

BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College men’s and women’s basketball teams are in New England Small College Athletic Conference quarterfinal action on Saturday, with both teams taking on Wesleyan University. More...

Celtics fall to Chicago

CHICAGO The Chicago Bulls understand they’ll be better off once Derrick Rose returns. No need to rush, though. They keep winning even with their star sidelined. More...

Bowdoin women skaters in the Pink

BRUNSWICK — The Bowdoin College women’s ice hockey team will host a Pink the Rink fundraising event during its games against Amherst College tonight and Saturday at Sidney J. More...

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Gary Carter dies

LOS ANGELES Gary Carter, a Hall of Fame catcher who helped lift the New York Mets to a dramatic victory over the Boston Red Sox in the 1986 World Series, died Thursday in Florida. He was 57 and had brain cancer. More...

Wiscasset boys get past Traip, 57-52

Freeport girls fall

WISCASSET — Jordan Jones scored 19 of his gamehigh 25 points in the first half, and Jason Weatherbee and Caleb Bryant controlled the paint as the seventh-seeded Wiscasset High School boys basketball team held off No. More...

KVAC hoopsters, wrestlers honored

Brunswick’s Mitch Black named South Division’s top player

BRUNSWICK — The Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference has released its All-Conference rosters for basketball and wrestling. More...

Long Reach Swim Club February Invitational

LRSC February Invitational, non-scoringmeet with Long Reach of Bath, Portland,Sanford and Casco Bay of Freeport.Team Relay Finals TimeGirls 8 & Under 100 Yard Medley Relay1.CBRY-MEA1:29.09;1)Siegel,ZoeR82)Hi More...

Maine HS hoops

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