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Sports

  • Falmouth baseball players honored

    Falmouth junior Connor Aube (right) and sophomore Cam Guarino were named preseason baseball All-Americans by Under Armour. The boys recently traveled to Mesa, Arizona to be recognized as two of the top 400 baseball players in the country. Aube and Guarino were the only Maine players to be honored...

  • Falmouth divers turn heads

    Falmouth's Charlotte Janelle (left) came in first in the girls' division at the recent York County Diving Invitational, scoring 425.80 points, beating the runner-up by more than 160 points. Janelle broke the pool record at the York County YMCA and places her third all-time in state annals behind ...

  • McAuley streak hits a dozen with win at Westbrook

    WESTBROOK—Victories aren't coming as emphatically as in past seasons, but McAuley's girls' basketball team once again finds itself atop the Western Class A heap. Even if it isn't always a thing of beauty. Monday, in a holiday matinee at Westbrook, it took the Lions five minute...

  • Greely girls hold off defending champion Scarborough

    FALMOUTH—An easy victory suddenly turned not so easy for the Greely girls' hockey team Saturday evening at Family Ice Center, but in crunch time of the latest version of one of the state's great rivalries, the Rangers showed their championship mettle. Hosting defending state champion...

  • Yarmouth/Freeport/GNG earns key win at Capeflete

    PORTLAND—This is the point of the girls' hockey season where teams that believe they're legitimate championship contenders begin to separate themselves. The Yarmouth/Freeport/Gray-New Gloucester co-op team feels it's on the brink of doing something special and Saturday afternoon at W...

  • SP boys use size to hold off Cheverus

    SOUTH PORTLAND—Nobody boasts a front line like the South Portland boys' basketball team and the Red Riots' size and depth helped them remain near the top of the standings Friday night. Hosting never-say-die Cheverus, South Portland shot to a quick lead behind a spectacular first quar...

  • Special night for Black, Doyle, SP girls

    SOUTH PORTLAND—Sometimes, basketball takes a backseat to real life. That was the case Friday evening at Beal Gymnasium where the South Portland girls' basketball program showed that it was not just good at basketball, but even better when it came time to pay tribute to two fallen mem...

  • What an epic! Portland holds off Deering, extends win streak to 33

    PORTLAND—Thursday evening at the Portland Exposition Building, the ancient rival Portland and Deering boys' basketball teams did battle for the 218th time in their fabled history. And it's doubtful they ever produced a game quite like this one. The defending champion Bulldogs,...

  • Mixed results for Bowdoin women

    Bowdoin's Megan Phelps drives to the basket during the Polar Bears' 87-53 win over Connecticut College last Friday. Bowdoin then beat Wesleyan, 75-52, to make it 10 wins in a row and improve to 13-2.

  • Winter season hits midway point

    Here's some good news for those who don't like the snow and cold. Winter is half over. Well, the winter sports season is halfway finished anyway. As we hit the middle of January, it's time to start thinking about earning enough wins to qualify for the playoffs and about posts...