Fri, Jul 25, 2014 ●
BathHarpswellTopshamBrunswickCumberlandNorth YarmouthFalmouthFreeportPortlandCape ElizabethScarboroughSouth PortlandChebeague IslandYarmouth

Sports

  • Local soccer players win state title

    Local players helped lead the Seacoast United Soccer Club U-12 boys' team to a state title, beating Black Bear United, 3-1, in the final. Seacoast United advances to the US Region 1 tournament in West Virginia next month.Front row (left to right): Nick Kamra, Hayes Estrella, Michael Olivie...

  • Scarborough boys' lax springs semifinal upset, 10-4 at SP

    SOUTH PORTLAND—Scarborough boys' lacrosse coach Joe Hezlep couldn't have dreamed up a better scenario than what played out for his team Saturday afternoon. After an up-and-down 7-5 regular season, the Red Storm appeared to be playoff longshots with the No. 3 seed in Western A, but af...

  • NYA girls' lax downs Morse, 17-2, sets up Yarmouth showdown

    YARMOUTH—There were plenty of reasons for the North Yarmouth Academy girls' lacrosse team to be happy Saturday morning. Not only did the Panthers dominate Morse in a the Eastern B semifinals, 17-2, behind a potent and balanced attack, but they also advanced to a seventh consecutive r...

  • Portland boys' lax advances to another regional final; Bulldogs hold off Lewiston, 9-5

    PORTLAND—Back on May 8, the Portland boys' lacrosse team received its biggest scare of the 2010 season when it had to rally in the fourth quarter to beat host Lewiston, 12-10. Saturday night at Fitzpatrick Stadium, i...

  • Deering's reign ends; Rams' rally not enough in 7-6 loss to Westbrook

    PORTLAND—It was the baseball game most everyone had planned on seeing in Standish with a trophy and a trip north hanging in the balance as the final act of the Western A season. The perfect storm gathering strength as this particular Westbrook Blue Blazes team has come of age in the ...

  • South Portland baseball's season ends with 4-0 loss at Westbrook

    WESTBROOK—Sitting on the playoff bubble among the jumbled middle of the pack in the wake of a lackluster five-run loss at Scarborough in late May, the South Portland Red Riots baseball team had only three chances left to rescue its season and rise above the middling log jam of teams all hud...

  • Boys' lax teams all title-worthy

    After exciting regular seasons, the Cape Elizabeth, Scarborough and South Portland boys' lacrosse teams have turned their attention to stealing postseason glory. The Red Storm, seeded third in Western A, got things going Wednesday when they defeated No. 6 Bonny Eagle, 9-6, in the quarterfi...

  • Scarborough, SP softball top two seeds for playoffs; Cape just misses

    There's a good chance the Scarborough and South Portland softball teams could square off in the regional final for the fourth time in six seasons on Tuesday evening, but first, both squads had some work to do. Cape Elizabeth hoped to join in the playoff fun in Western B, but despite a vali...

  • Scarborough girls' lax top seed in Western A; SP falls in quarterfinals, Cape third in Western B

    The girls' lacrosse playoffs got underway Wednesday when South Portland went to Thornton Academy in the Western A quarterfinal round. The sixth-ranked Red Riots were eliminated, 8-4, and wound up 7-6, their best record in six years. Top-ranked Scarborough begins its quest for its fi...

  • Cape baseball top seed in Western B; Scarborough, SP top threats in Western A

    The Cape Elizabeth, Scarborough and South Portland baseball teams all began their title quests Thursday in the quarterfinal round and each local power has legitimate reasons to believe it can go all the way. Best since '92 In Western B, the Capers wrapped up their f...