Sun, Mar 01, 2015 ●
BathHarpswellTopshamBrunswickCumberlandNorth YarmouthFalmouthFreeportPortlandCape ElizabethScarboroughSouth PortlandChebeague IslandYarmouth

Sports

  • Postseason fun begins for Portland schools

    One weekend of postseason action is in the books and things are about to really ramp up. Wrestling held its regionals Saturday, swimming's first of two Southwesterns meets was contested Friday and Saturday and the girls' hockey and indoor track regular seasons have come to...

  • Portland Sports Roundup

    Portland Nordic Ski Club members named to Maine J2 team Five Portland Nordic Ski Club members have been chosen to represent Maine in the upcoming J2 championships in New Hampshire. Casco Bay's Lizzie Landry, Deering's Kuba Chandler and Portland's Ben Allen, Abby Popenoe an...

  • Saturday sweep for SP: Boys down Westbrook, girls hold off BE

    SOUTH PORTLAND—South Portland hosted a basketball doubleheader Saturday afternoon and both the boys' and girls' teams came away with pivotal victories. The boys started things off against Westbrook and thanks to a 3-point barrage, held off the Blue Blazes, 66-53, to improve to 12-4 o...

  • Falmouth battles mighty Lewiston to scoreless tie

    FALMOUTH— Falmouth shut down the state’s most potent offense, but couldn’t muster a goal of its own, tying undefeated Lewiston, 0-0, Saturday at Family Ice Center. Freshman goalie Dane Pauls made 25 saves, shutting the door on a team that had won its past three games by a...

  • McAuley unbeaten no more after 37-27 loss at Gorham

    GORHAM—Just 48 hours after an exhilarating, come-from-behind overtime win at Deering, the McAuley girls' basketball team met its match. Playing at unheralded, but quite dangerous Gorham, the Lions took a 20-11 lead late in the first half, but managed just seven points the rest of the...

  • The first round goes to McAuley in OT

    PORTLAND—Thursday evening, amid a tournament-like atmosphere, the undefeated Deering and McAuley girls' basketball teams had their first of two showdowns in a little over a week (perhaps the first of three, if the teams, as expected, meet deep in the playoffs), and it remains clear that the...

  • Mid-Coast Sports Roundup

    AAU baseball tryout upcomingThe Southern Maine Outlaws U-14 baseball team is holding tryouts Feb. 26 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Seacoast United Maine Indoor Arena in Topsham. The cost is $20. Players must be 14 as of May 1. FMI,

  • Falmouth chalks up win at Scarborough, 3-1

    SACO—Falmouth defended an early lead, hanging on to defeat Scarborough, 3-1, in a pivotal Western Class A boys' hockey showdown Thursday at the MHG Arena. The Yachtsmen defense was key in protecting a 2-0 first period lead. “We have great D,” Falmouth coach Adam Ni...

  • Fast SP start leads to 86-64 win over Deering

    SOUTH PORTLAND — The South Portland Red Riots put on a shooting display that left Deering coach Dan LeGage simply shaking his head. “I haven’t seen any team shoot that well in a couple years,” LeGage said. “There’s not a lot y...

  • Yarmouth makes history with win at Greely

    CUMBERLAND—The history boys from Yarmouth made a momumental statement Friday night. Playing on a court where they had never won, the Clippers put forth a tremendous 32-minute effort which resulted in a palpitating 53-51 victory over the host Greely Rangers, continuing the program's a...