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  • Scarborough beats South Portland to win Western A softball crown; Cape out in quarters

    Wednesday evening, in the latest regional final showdown between softball powerhouses Scarborough and South Portland, the Red Storm got the last laugh. Scarborough took the Western Class A championships with a somewhat surprising 1-0 triumph and earned a date against Messalonskee (16-3) in...

  • Scarborough lax teams off to states; Cape boys and girls drop regional finals

    Forecaster Country will be well represented at Saturday's boys' and girls' lacrosse state championships. Both Scarborough teams earned a shot at a repeat championship with regional final victories Wednesday. The Red Storm boys, the top seed in Western A, beat back No. 3 Thornton Aca...

  • South Sports Roundup

    SP standout wins Gatorade award South Portland senior softball pitcher Alexis Bogdanovich was recently named the Gatorade Maine Player of the Year. Bogdanovich, also selected as the Southern Maine Activities Association Player of the Year, was honored for her performance on t...

  • Greely downs Yarmouth to win Western B baseball title

    (Ed. Note: For the complete Falmouth-Cape Elizabeth, Falmouth-Greely, Yarmouth-Lincoln Academy and Yarmouth-Greely game stories, visit theforecaster.net) The Greely and Yarmouth baseball teams had plenty at stake when they squared off Tuesday afternoon. Not only had the tea...

  • Yarmouth finally vanquishes NYA in regional final

    YARMOUTH—As surely as the month of June brings us Father's Day and the Summer Solstice, it also year after year after year treats girls' lacrosse fans in the state of Maine to a regional final showdown between the two talented rivals that inhabit the town of Yarmouth. Wednesday after...

  • Scarborough tennis teams fall at states

    The inspired run of the Scarborough tennis teams finally came to an end Saturday at Colby College in Waterville. In the Class A state final, both Red Storm squads met their match at the hands of perennial champion Lewiston. The boys' team, coming off the first regional crown in prog...

  • Baseball teams ousted

    The end of the 2011 baseball season came sooner than hoped for Forecaster Country teams. South Portland made it the farthest. The fifth-seeded Red Riots upset No. 4 Scarborough, 2-1, in eight innings, in their Western Class A quarterfinal round game, then fell to top-ranked Cheverus, 8-2, ...

  • Cheverus baseball reaches first regional final since '93; Deering, Waynflete ousted

    The Cheverus baseball team partied like it's 1993 Monday afternoon when it beat South Portland to reach the Western Class A Final for the first time in 18 seasons. The Stags, the top seed in the regional playoffs, eliminated No. 8 Thornton Academy, 5-2, in the quarterfinals. Then, after ra...

  • Brunswick girls' lax only team left as playoffs come to quick end

    Despite valiant efforts and some heartstopping games, only one local spring sports team, Brunswick girls' lacrosse, was still standing at press time. Girls' lacrosse Brunswick's girls' lacrosse team, which fell short of the state final in 2010, is looking to make its fifth appeara...

  • North Sports Roundup

    Locals compete at NE track Several local athletes took part in the 66th New England outdoor track championship meet Saturday in Burlington, Vt. Greely's Michael Burgess led the way with a fifth-place finish in the shot put (53 feet) and was 21st in the discus (13...