Portland Sports Roundup
SMCC teams enjoy strong week
The fall sports teams at Southern Maine Community College have turned it on in recent action. Baseball went 3-1 last week, routing Unity College 22-2 and sweeping a doubleheader from the University of New Hampshire's club team. Men's soccer defeated Central Maine CC 2-0 and Hesser College 5-2 to improve to 4-5-1. The women's team downed Hesser 9-0 and Dean College 6-3 for its first two wins of the season. Golf took part in the Maine Intercollegiate Tournament hosted by Thomas College and placed 10th with a score of 727. Mike Walp shot an 81 Friday and a 76 Saturday to lead the Seawolves. Softball lost 12-0 against CMCC and was swept by the UNH club team, 6-5 and 12-11.
USM offering baseball clinic
The University of Southern Maine baseball staff will hold a first annual advanced baseball clinic Sunday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The clinic is for high school aged players who have aspirations of playing in college. The cost is $75. FMI, 780-5474.
Sailing regatta/fundraiser upcoming
SailMaine is hosting its second annual Leafer's Last Leg regatta/SailMaine Soiree silent auction fundraiser Saturday, Oct. 17. Dozens of local high school sailors and seasoned sailing veterans will square off on courses outside Portland Harbor. The Soiree follows to raise funds in support of a wide range of community sailing programs. FMI, 650-7878 or firstname.lastname@example.org.