All posts by Michael Hoffer

  • Bowdoin Beat

    Track teams earn victories Bowdoin’s spring teams have had mixed results in most sports in recent days, but one has produced some triumph. Track Bowdoin’s...

  • Midcoast Sports Roundup

    Rowing club looking for members A rowing club is starting in mid-May at Bowdoin College Boathouse on the New Meadows River at Sawyer Park. There...

  • Spring Preview: Freeport Falcons

    Freeport’s spring teams are looking for improvement this season. Baseball is hoping to win a game for the first time since 2007. Softball has a...

  • Spring Preview: Cape Elizabeth Capers

    The spring of 2009 should be memorable for fans of Cape Elizabeth athletics. Baseball reached the state final in stunning fashion last year and is...

  • Yarmouth graduate earns college honor

    Yarmouth High graduate Alan Palmer, a sophomore at Harvard, along with teammate Lauren Brants, was named New England Intercollegiate Sailing Association Coed Sailor of the...

  • Volleyball team wins another tourney

    The Portland North Junior Olympic 16 Gold A volleyball team, featuring several local players, won its second tournament in a row April 5 in Massachusetts,...

  • Scarborough skier wins title

    Scarborough’s Scott Berube won his class in the Skier’s Edge Masters National Championships, held last weekend at Sunday River. Berube won a gold medal in...

  • Sports Roundup

    SMCC softball opens on high note The Southern Maine Community College softball team opened its season Saturday with a doubleheader sweep over visiting Vermont Tech,...

  • Local teams Westbrook tournament

    The South Portland sixth grade Lady Riots defeated Greely, Portland-Lincoln, Boothbay and Gardiner to win the recent Westbrook City Paper Classic tournament title. First row...

  • Bowdoin Beat Lacrosse teams cruising

    The Bowdoin men’s and women’s lacrosse teams aren’t just winning, they’re winning with flair and even dominance of late. Men’s lacrosse The Bowdoin men’s lacrosse...

  • Sports roundup

    Rowing club looking for members A rowing club is starting in mid-May at Bowdoin College Boathouse on the New Meadows River at Sawyer Park. There...

  • A winter for stars to shine

    Southern edition all-stars honored in several sports While it’s finally starting to feel like spring, we can’t let go of winter just yet. So here...

  • South Portland team wins tournament

    The South Portland sixth grade girls’ travel basketball team recently won the Brunswick March youth tournament with wins over Mt. Ararat and Gardiner. The team...

  • Roundup

    South Portland hockey awards given The South Portland hockey team, coming off one of the finest seasons in program history, recently held its end-of-the-year banquet...

  • A winter for stars to shine

    Midcoast all-stars honored in several sports While it’s finally starting to feel like spring, we can’t let go of winter just yet. So here comes...

  • Bowdoin Beat

    Another win for men’s lacrosse The spring sports season continues at Bowdoin, while three members of a winter team have one final hurrah. Men’s lacrosse...

  • Roundup

    Lacrosse officials’ classes offered The Maine Women’s Lacrosse Officials Association is offering “New Umpire Classes” Thursday evenings from 6 to 8 p.m., at Brunswick High...

  • Alumni game raises $1,100 for local hockey teams

    The recent first annual Green Bridge Alumni Classic hockey game between Brunswick and Mt. Ararat High alumni raised $1,100 to split between the schools’ hockey...

  • A winter for stars to shine

    Dixon Pike was one of several all-stars produced by the prolific Falmouth hockey program this winter. (File photos) Local all-stars honored in several sports By...

  • A winning winter it was A triumphant, exciting season in the books

    There were ample highlights for winter sports fans, whatever your pleasure, in 2008-09. There was hardwood drama aplenty as six of eight local teams made...