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Sports

  • Mid-Coast Sports Roundup

    Bowdoin College hosting basketball drill exchange clinic Bowdoin College's basketball staff, sponsored by Polar Beverages, is holding a free drill exchange clinic Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Peter Buck Center. FMI, 725-3352 or

  • 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...

  • Local players part of Seacoast United state champ

    Players from Brunswick, Cape Elizabeth, Cumberland, Falmouth and Scarborough were part of the Seacoast United U-12 girls' state championship team, which beat Blackbear United for the title. The squad travels to Lancaster, Penn. later this month to take part in the US Youth Soccer Region I champio...

  • Falmouth king and queen of Class B tennis world

    The Falmouth boys' and girls' tennis teams once again have no peer in Class B. Saturday afternoon at Colby College in Waterville, both Yachtsmen teams blanked the opposition to win the championship. The girls made it four championships in succession and six in seven years by virtue ...

  • Four lax teams one win from states

    Heading into Wednesday's regional final round, two boys' and two girls' lacrosse teams from Forecaster Country still entertained championship dreams. The Falmouth boys, arguably the top team in the state in the regular season, and the top seed in Western B, hosted nemesis Cape Elizabeth, t...

  • Portland 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. Deering's Bryan White placed eighth in the shot put (51 feet). Cheverus' Jack Terwilliger came in eighth in the mile (4 minutes, 19....

  • Greely gets past Yarmouth, takes Western B title

    STANDISH—Through 18 games this spring and two innings of the Western Class B Final Tuesday afternoon, there wasn't an ounce of separation between the Greely and Yarmouth baseball teams. Then, finally, in the third inning, something gave. That something was the Clippers' abilit...

  • McAuley's best ever softball season ends

      The 2011 McAuley softball team went somewhere that no previous Lions team had ever gone: the regional semifinals. Friday afternoon, 24 hours after a game was interrupted and eventually postponed by severe thunder and lightning, the Lions, ranked fourth in Western Cla...