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  • Brunswick boys' lax only team left standing

    A busy week of playoff action concluded with just one team still alive in its quest for a state championship. Brunswick boys' lacrosse. Here's a look at everything that has transpired in recent days. Tennis Brunswick's girls' tennis team once again made it to the Cla...

  • South Sports Roundup

    SP coaching openings South Portland High School has coach openings for JV girls' soccer and first team girls' soccer. Mahoney Middle School is seeking a girls' soccer coach. Memorial Middle School has openings for seventh grade and eighth grade boys' soccer. FMI, 767-7705. Girls'...

  • One more makes 15...Cape boys' tennis tops again

    In a seemingly annual rite of spring, the Cape Elizabeth boys' tennis team won yet another Class B state championship Saturday. The Capers capped a 14-2 campaign (marred only by a pair of losses to Class A champion Falmouth) with a 5-0 regional final victory over Yarmouth and a 5-0 state m...

  • Baseball season ends painfully

    In a season so wide open that literally any playoff participant had a chance to go all the way, South Portland and Scarborough entered the postseason full of optimism last week, but both went home disappointed. It would be Cinderella 11th seed Windham winning Western Class A, while the Red...

  • Cape softball still alive after miracle comeback; Scarborough, SP ousted

    Just one local softball team remained alive at press time. Barely. Cape Elizabeth somehow kept its undefeated season and Class B state championship hopes alive last week with a narrow win over Poland, followed by the most storied comeback in program history against Yarmouth to earn ...

  • Perfect Capers end Falmouth's season, need one more win to repeat

    CAPE ELIZABETH—So this is what happens when the most storied boys' lacrosse program in the state gets overlooked. Heading into the 2014 season, consensus held that Cape Elizabeth, the defending Class B champion, would come back to pack after losing virtually its entire defense.

  • SP steals one...Red Riots win Western A in final second

    SOUTH PORTLAND—The Red Riots live to play another day. Improbably. Impossibly. Inconceivably. South Portland's boys' lacrosse team, the Class A favorite from the get-go this spring, was on the brink of an agonizing defeat to Thornton Academy in Wednesday evening'...

  • Cape girls continue magical run, make history with OT win in regional final

    KENNEBUNK—The "Cape Elizabeth Redemption Tour" has booked one more gig. On the biggest stage of all. Four days after a joyous, palate-cleansing victory over longtime nemesis Waynflete, the Capers girls' lacrosse team made the trip south to Kennebunk Wednesday afternoon for a W...

  • Several lacrosse teams one step from states

    (Ed. Note: For the complete Greely-Waynflete boys' lacrosse and Falmouth-Cape Elizabeth, Freeport-Morse and Yarmouth-NYA girls' lacrosse game stories, visit theforecaster.net) Three boys' and two girls' lacrosse teams were inching closer to championships at press time. Falm...

  • Greely baseball the last team standing after thrilling week on the diamond

    (Ed. Note: For the complete Yarmouth-Greely softball playoff game, with additional photos and a box score, see theforecaster.net) The drama came fast and furious on the baseball and softball fields last week, a week which culminated with just one local squad, Greely baseball, stil...