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SUBHEAD-Volleyball team makes history
The Portland North 18 Gold girls' volleyball team recently came in seventh at an open level qualifying event in Derry, N.H. That was the highest finish to date for a Maine team. Portland North, which doesn't feature a player taller than 5-feet-9-inches, was seeded No. 20 going in. Portland North beat teams from Bourne, Mass., Plaistow, N.H., Milford, N.H., and Hudson, Mass. The team includes Falmouth's Alyssa Yeung, Freeport's Sarah Hawkes, Greely's Erin Cadigan, Michaela Campbell, Hillary Cederna,  and Kayla Sampson, and Scarborough's Caitlin Cleary.

SUBHEAD-Girls and Women in Sports Day Sunday
Bowdoin College will host the annual Girls and Women in Sports Day Sunday at Farley Fieldhouse. The session for grades K through 3 is from 12 to 2 p.m. Grades 4 through high school go from 2:30 to 4:45 p.m. The free event is designed to introduce young women to a wide range of sports. Pizza and snacks with the Bowdoin student-athletes will be available afterwards.
FMI, mduffy@bowdoin.edu.

SUBHEAD-Tucker's Boardercross for Cancer upcoming
The fourth annual Tucker's Boardercross for Cancer, a fundraiser for the Maine Children's Cancer Program, which also honors the life of Yarmouth's Tucker Olmsted, will be held Feb. 14 and 15 at Sunday River. The Olmsted family and MCCP have established a Special Purpose Fund, dedicated to research, development and promotion for complementing approaches in the treatment of cancer. Shirts and hoodies, raffle and auction items will also be available.
FMI, 281-2428 or jt.tupper@yahoo.com.

SUBHEAD-SailMaine seeks coaches
SailMaine is seeking coaches for the spring season. Teams practice three days a week from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m.
FMI, 207-650-2085 or sarah@sailmaine.org

SUBHEAD-Lacrosse officials wanted
The Maine Lacrosse Officials Association is holding its annual men's high school referee training program Feb. 22 and March 1 (with March 8 as a snow day) at North Yarmouth Academy. Officials are needed for boys' lacrosse for the upcoming season.
FMI, www.mainelaxofficials.org

 

 

 

 

CLO-Karate

SUBHEAD-Volleyball team makes history
The Portland North 18 Gold girls' volleyball team recently came in seventh at an open level qualifying event in Derry, N.H. That was the highest finish to date for a Maine team. Portland North, which doesn't feature a player taller than 5-feet-9-inches, was seeded No. 20 going in. Portland North beat teams from Bourne, Mass., Plaistow, N.H., Milford, N.H., and Hudson, Mass. The team includes Falmouth's Alyssa Yeung, Freeport's Sarah Hawkes, Greely's Erin Cadigan, Michaela Campbell, Hillary Cederna, and Kayla Sampson, and Scarborough's Caitlin Cleary.

SUBHEAD-Girls and Women in Sports Day Sunday
Bowdoin College will host the annual Girls and Women in Sports Day Sunday at Farley Fieldhouse. The session for grades K through 3 is from 12 to 2 p.m. Grades 4 through high school go from 2:30 to 4:45 p.m. The free event is designed to introduce young women to a wide range of sports. Pizza and snacks with the Bowdoin student-athletes will be available afterwards.
FMI, mduffy@bowdoin.edu.

SUBHEAD-Tucker's Boardercross for Cancer upcoming
The fourth annual Tucker's Boardercross for Cancer, a fundraiser for the Maine Children's Cancer Program, which also honors the life of Yarmouth's Tucker Olmsted, will be held Feb. 14 and 15 at Sunday River. The Olmsted family and MCCP have established a Special Purpose Fund, dedicated to research, development and promotion for complementing approaches in the treatment of cancer. Shirts and hoodies, raffle and auction items will also be available.
FMI, 281-2428 or jt.tupper@yahoo.com.

SUBHEAD-SailMaine seeks coaches
SailMaine is seeking coaches for the spring season. Teams practice three days a week from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m.
FMI, 207-650-2085 or sarah@sailmaine.org

SUBHEAD-Lacrosse officials wanted
The Maine Lacrosse Officials Association is holding its annual men's high school referee training program Feb. 22 and March 1 (with March 8 as a snow day) at North Yarmouth Academy. Officials are needed for boys' lacrosse for the upcoming season.
FMI, www.mainelaxofficials.org