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Sports

  • Postseason highlights continue

    (Recaps of the indoor track, skiing and swimming state meets will appear in next week's paper) This time of year, known to most as vacation week, is anything but restful on the high school sports front. It's championship time in the Mid-Coast and there was a lot of exciteme...

  • Basketball tournament comes to an abrupt end for local teams

    (Ed. Note: For the complete Cape Elizabeth-Yarmouth boys' and Scarborough-Deering and South Portland-Cheverus girls' tournament game stories, please see theforecaster.net) Local basketb...

  • Scarborough girls are simply the best; Red Storm caps perfect season with state title

    One year after suffering an agonizing overtime loss to Greely in the state final, Scarborough's girls' hockey team is finally atop the heap. Last week, the Red Storm downed Falmouth in the West Region Final, then handled Lewiston in the state game to finish 21-0 and without peer in the sta...

  • Mid-Coast Sports Roundup

    Bath Youth Softball League holding fundraiser The Bath Youth Softball League is announcing a fundraising drive to support the immediate needs of the league. The money will be used to fund everything from softballs to game...

  • Bowdoin women's lacrosse opens season indoors

    The Bowdoin women’s lacrosse team opened the 2014 season last weekend under sunny skies and warm temperatures at Riverside Athletic Center.

  • Portland fights off proud Deering, advances to regional final

    PORTLAND—Everyone thought it was going to be easy. Everyone, that is, but the teams involved. And they were spot-on. Wednesday evening, the top-ranked, undefeated Portland boys' basketball team met rival Deering, seeded fourth, in a Western Class A semifinal round conte...

  • Heartbreaker...Falmouth falls one point short

    PORTLAND—The Falmouth boys' basketball team proved without a shadow of a doubt that it belongs in the Class A tournament, but unfortunately for the Yachtsmen, that's small consolation. Moral victories ring hollow for a program which has lost just two games over the past thre...

  • Greely downs Lincoln, Lake Region showdown next

    PORTLAND—You can hold the Greely girls' basketball team at bay for awhile, but ultimately the Rangers are going to beat you, be it with offense or defense, well-known stars or stars of future. Wednesday afternoon at the Portland Exposition Building, Greely, the No. 4 seed, got off to...

  • Falmouth girls' hockey out in regional final; Boys' playoffs near

    The girls' hockey season came to a close last week and attention now turns to the boys' side. The playoff run of the Falmouth girls ended with a 7-0 loss to eventual champion Scarborough in the regional final. The Yachtsmen, who earned the No. 2 seed in the West Region, blanked No. ...

  • North Sports Roundup

    NYA coaching openings North Yarmouth Academy has openings for a varsity baseball and junior varsity/assistant girls' lacrosse coach for the upcoming spring season. FMI, 847-5456 or jhardy@nya.org RSU5 coaching openings R...