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Sports

  • Spring season in full flower

    With the spring sports season firmly underway, Brunswick, Morse and Mt. Ararat have all produced plenty of excitement. Here's a glimpse: Baseball Brunswick's baseball team is nearly halfway through its regular season schedule and is 5-2. The Dragons eked out a 4-3 (eight in...

  • Bulldogs survive in OT against Lewiston

    PORTLAND—The host Portland Bulldogs and visiting Lewiston Blue Devils boys' lacrosse teams packed so much drama into 48 minutes that regulation wasn't sufficient to decide their showdown Tuesday night at Fitzpatrick Stadium. It took an extra 57 seconds to determine a winner and that ...

  • Greely graduate wins national snowboard crown

    Cumberland's Kevin Keough (right), a recent Greely graduate now attending Colorado Mountain College, won the gold medal in the Halfpipe event at the USASA National Championships held at Copper Mountain, Colo., in early April. Keough's first run score of 79.3 was enough to earn him the top podium ...

  • Success aplenty as spring season kicks into gear

    While the early-season lacrosse schedule has already produced multiple premier matchups (please see story), baseball, softball, track and tennis have also seen their share of triumph and drama. Here's a glimpse of how things look in the early stages of a very quick spring campaign.

  • Superb matchups usher in lax season; Falmouth boys, Yarmouth girls most impressive so far

    All eyes were on Falmouth sophomore Will Sipperly Saturday at Scarborough. Sipperly scored seven goals, leading the powerhouse Yachtsmen to their third decisive win in a row, 13-3, over the defending Class A champion Red Storm.

  • Local volleyball team wins tourney

    On Sunday, The Maine Juniors “Silver Bullets” team, led by coach Michelle Forbes, won the 16B championship of the New England Regional Volleyball Association, held at Southern Maine Community College. The competitive girls' team included high school freshman through juniors from the ...

  • North Sports Roundup

    Falmouth Baseball Boosters holding golf tourney The Falmouth Baseball Boosters are holding their first annual golf tournament Sunday, May 22 at 1 p.m. at Spring Meadows Golf Club in Gray. The format is a four-person scramble. Cost is $340 per foursome or $85 per individu...

  • Waynflete boys edge Greely, 9-8

    PORTLAND—The Waynflete boys' lacrosse team earned a huge vote of confidence and a pivotal victory Tuesday afternoon at Fore River Fields. Barely. Thanks to two crucial saves from senior goalie Will Hallett in the final 14 seconds, the Flyers managed to hold off visiting Greely...

  • McAuley softball off to another fast start

    A year ago, the McAuley softball team shot out of the gate and stunned the local softball "experts" by becoming the feel-good story of the season. Those Lions won a program-record 11 games and made it to the playoffs for the first time in five years, earning Shelby Bryant (then a sophomore...

  • Portland Sports Roundup

    Portland rugby team drops a close one The Portland U-19 boys' rugby club lost a very close match to Seacoast (N.H.) Rugby Club Saturday in a game played on the turf at the Amesbury (Mass.) Sports Park. The match was dominated by Seacoast in the first half, as they took advantage of Por...