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Sports

  • Cape's repeat hopes dashed in OT by Waterville

    PORTLAND—Cape Elizabeth's defending Class B state champion girls' soccer team went as far as it could this fall. But Saturday afternoon at Deering High School, the undermanned Capers' quest for a repeat title fell one goal shy, due to several near misses and a perfect shot from Water...

  • Yarmouth's your champion; One goal's enough for Clippers to down Ellsworth

    PORTLAND—A year ago, Yarmouth's boys' soccer team, led by a storied senior class, saw its season end in abject despair. Saturday morning at Deering High School, this Clippers edition finished the job which that group started. In a Class B state final which unfortunately will b...

  • Portland gives Windham a scare, but falls in semifinals

    WINDHAM—Amid a season full of adversity, Portland's football team always fought to the finish. Never was that better illustrated than by the Bulldogs' effort Friday evening at Windham in the Eastern Class A semifinals. Growing pains, tough losses, a forfeit and off-field distr...

  • Cheverus names new girls' hoops coach

    Cheverus has tabbed Steve Huntington as its new girls' basketball coach. Huntington replaces Richie Ashley who stepped down earlier this fall. Huntington is a former assistant boys' basketball coach at Scarborough. He played at Deering High School, as well as at Westbrook College and the Universi...

  • Local karate students compete in tournament

    Tracy's Karate-Ju-Jitsu students from the Yarmouth dojo recently participated in the 97th Karate Tournament and Awards Ceremony in Bucksport where approximately 250 competitors from all over Maine and Canada vied for grand championship trophies. Sensei Kristi Sarchi of Cumberland was promoted to ...

  • Inaugural middle school volleyball tourney held

    The first-ever Southern Maine girls’ middle school volleyball tournament was held last week at Falmouth High School. Teams from Falmouth, Cape Elizabeth, Scarborough, Windham and Yarmouth participated. The tournament was design to provide middle school players new opportunities to learn and...

  • South Sports Roundup

    SMCC men off to perfect start Southern Maine Community College's men's basketball team made it three in a row to start the 2014-15 season with an 84-80, double overtime victory over visiting Navy Prep Saturday. Tyheem Simon had 17 points off the bench to lead the way. The Seawolves (who ...

  • Scarborough cross country teams sweep Class A titles

    A Red Storm descended upon Belfast Saturday afternoon as both Scarborough cross country teams took home Class A championships. The girls took part in their first state meet since 2010 and captured their first title since 2008. The Red Storm tallied 92 points, four better than runner-up Mas...

  • Soccer, football playoffs heat up

    With the cross country, field hockey and volleyball state championships out of the way (see stories), soccer is ready to crown its champions this coming weekend and the football playoffs are underway. Here's a glimpse: Boys' soccer The state's boys' soccer gold standard, Sc...

  • SP JV team wins football title

    South Portland's Big Red junior varsity football team, comprised of fifth and sixth graders, recently won the Maine Youth Football League state title, defeating the Freeport Falcons, 12-6, in the championship game. Back row (from left): Amir B...