Mid-Coast Sports Roundup

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Former Boston Bruins greats to play in all-star game

Former Boston Bruins standouts including Kenny Linseman, Ken Hodge, Andy Brickley, Bobby Beers, Don Marcotte, Frank Siminetti and others will face local male and female high school all-stars Friday, April 1 at 7 p.m. at the Cumberland County Civic Center. Tickets are available at the door for a suggested $10 donation. Children under 12 get in free. FMI, alex@ecmgevents.com.

Portland Porpoise offerings

The Portland Porpoise swim club is offering a high school prep program this spring for swimmers who wish to continue their conditioning. Training will focus primarily on stroke technique and drills and general aerobic conditioning. The session runs April 25 through June 22. Practices are Sunday from 2-3:30 p.m., and Mondays and Wednesdays from 3:30-5:00 p.m., at the Riverton Pool in Portland. There will also be open assessments and registration for new swimmers through May at the Riverton Community Center in Portland for children ages 6-8 interested in competitive swimming. FMI, matt@portlandporpoises.com or portlandporpoises.com.

Freeport coaching openings

Freeport Middle School is seeking 7th grade boys’ lacrosse and 7th grade girls’ lacrosse coaches for the upcoming spring season. FMI, 865-4706 or sickelsc@rsu5.org.

Brunswick man helps set swim records

Brunswick’s Hap Hazzard (age 79) and teammates Phil Kerr (76), William Reeve (79) and Hans Wendel (79) recently established five New England 75-plus relay records at the New England Masters Swimming championships in Cambridge, Mass. Setting new marks in the 200 and 400 medley relays, 200, 400 and 800 free relays, the men helped Maine Masters Swim Club to another swimming team title.

Senior Softball League seeks new team

The Greater Portland Senior Men Softball League seeks players for a new team to join the league. Must turn 50 before the end of 2011. Special rules help avoid injuries. Recent experience not necessary. FMI, mike@readmath.com, 799-3222 or leaguelineup.com/senior-softball-portland-me.

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