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North Sports Roundup

Wyman third at New England golf championship

Falmouth senior Jack Wyman finished tied for third at the New England high school golf championship Tuesday in Keene, N.H. Wyman shot an even par 72.

Power Pigs runners-up in 7's tourney

The Portland Boys U-19 rugby Club finished second at the second annual Seacoast (NH) 7's Rugby Festival, played Saturday in Epping, N.H. Portland defeated Upper Valley N.H., 12-7, in pool play. Wing Patrick MacVane and center Tom Marcisso scored tries, while Will White kicked one conversion. In the final, Portland faced Amoskeag, N.H., the team they had beaten two weeks earlier in the 15's League final. This time, however, Amoskeag showed too much pace and experience as they raced to a 31-7 win. Wing Barry Teng scored Portland's only try and White again converted. FMI, powerpigrugby.org.  

Falmouth football registration ongoing

Falmouth football is holding registration for the fall, 2009 season for players entering grades 1 through 12. Players can register at: falmouthfootball.com. FMI, Anna Geary at 797-7707.

Maine Waves holding open practice

The Maine Waves girls' lacrosse team will hold an open practice for its
U-17 and U-19 teams Monday, June 22 from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Preble
St./Back Cove field in Portland. There is no cost to attend, however, a
signed waiver is required. FMI, 883-0458 or jtc1@maine.rr.com.

New, unique lacrosse camp starting up

Former Yarmouth High and college lacrosse standouts Jon and Sam Miller
are introducing the Grip and Rip Lacrosse Camp this summer. The camp is
geared toward players who want to play in college, teaching them about
the process, while honing their skills. Current college players will be
in attendance as well to step up the level of play even higher. The
camp runs from June 29 through July 7, from to 5 to 8 p.m. daily on
Yarmouth High's turf field. The price is $125. FMI, gripandriplacrosse.com.

USM lacrosse hosting two fundraisers

The University of Southern Maine men's lacrosse team, coming off the
first winning season in program history, is hosting a skills
clinic/competition for boys ages 6 to 18 and a boys' high school
3-versus-3 tournament on Saturday, June 27 at the Gorham campus'
Hodgdon Field. The clinic is from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The cost is $25 for
pre-registration and $30 the day of. The 3v3 tournament goes from 12:30
to 4 p.m. Cost is $60 per team. FMI, 228-8589 or malcolm.chase@gmail.com.

Yarmouth coaching openings

Yarmouth High School has coaching openings for varsity indoor track,
girls' freshman soccer, assistant boys' ice hockey and swimming, and
junior varsity field hockey and golf. Harrison Middle School needs
expansion boys' and girls' soccer and 7th and 8th grade field hockey
coaches. FMI, 846-2329.

NYA coaching openings

North Yarmouth Academy is seeking three
varsity coaches, boys' and girls' soccer and girls' ice hockey, for the
2009-10 school year.
FMI, mdutton@nya.org

NYA basketball camp offered

North Yarmouth Academy is offering a summer basketball camp for boys
and girls entering the 5th through 8th grades, Aug. 3 through 7. The
camp is limited to 20 and includes lunch, a T-shirt, workout booklet
and a personal evaluation.
FMI, nya.org.

Field hockey camp upcoming

The Cougar field hockey camp, featuring individual help at all levels
and positions, offense, defense and goalkeeping, will be offered June
29 through July 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Fitzpatrick Stadium in
Portland. There will also be a camp from July 27 through July 30 in
Northport. FMI, mainefieldhockey@yahoo.com.

Mainely Stars field hockey camp taking registration

The Mainely Stars field hockey camp, for players entering grades 2 through 12, will be held July 6 through 9 at Greely High School. Directed by Greely varsity coach Kristina Lane Prescott and featuring special gues, Bowdoin coach Nicky Pearson, the camp wil provide a fun, challenging atmosphere. Players entering grades 2 through 5 go from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The cost is $120. Older players go from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  The cost is $240. FMI, elisenda@maine.rr.com.

First annual lacrosse refereeing camp scheduled

The first annual Midcoast Lacrosse Refereeing Camp will be held July 6 through 9 at Bowdoin College. Times are 3:30 to 8:30 p.m. the first three days and 11 a.m., to 3 p.m. on July 9. Directed by Mary Parker and Sue Perkins, the camp features classroom instruction, mechanics, game tape analysis, rules clarification, extensive on-field mentoring and more. The cost is $75 per person per day. FMI, 522-9979 or mary_parker@coconetme.org.

Odyssey Sport tryouts upcoming

Odyssey Sport '97 will hold tryouts beginning July 8 for its U-12-U-18 premier soccer teams, as well as evaluation sessions for interested U-10 and U-11 players. FMI, odysseysport.org