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Sports

  • Cheverus wins second Class A crown in three seasons

    PORTLAND—The Cheverus boys' basketball team has been called a lot of things this season, but when the dust settled Saturday evening at the Cumberland County Civic Center, only one moniker was appropriate: Champions. The Stags, behind the wizardry of embattled senior standout India...

  • Falmouth becomes team for the ages with OT win in scintillating state final

    BANGOR—In a building that oozes history and has seen so many memorable battles over the decades, the Falmouth and Camden Hills boys' basketball teams produced an instant classic in Friday night's Class B state championship game. At the venerable Bangor Auditorium, the Yachtsmen proved on...

  • Portland fifth grader third in national hoops competition

    Saint Brigid School fifth grader Brooke Dawson finished third at the recent NBA Dribble Dish and Swish competition, which features contestants navigating a time-based halfcourt obstacle course. Dawson was the New England regional champion and was recognized at a Boston Celtics' game in December. ...

  • Scarborough teams finish second at Class A swim meet

    A dominant season came to an impressive conclusion for the Scarborough swim teams last week at the Class A state championship meet in Brunswick. The record-setting Red Storm boys came in second for the just the second time ever in Class A, scoring 270 points (Bangor won with 319.5). Cape E...

  • Boys' hockey playoffs underway

    The Falmouth boys' hockey team, one of three local squads entertaining championship dreams, began its playoff run Tuesday evening (after our print edition went to press).The Yachtsmen, ranked third in Western Class A after a stellar 12-4-2 regular season, hosted No. 6 Noble (13-5) in the q...

  • Bridesmaids no longer; Greely sweeps Class B swim state titles

    After a combined 12 second place Class B state meet finishes this decade, the Greely boys' and girls' swim teams said enough already and ascended to the top spot with a vengeance last week at the University of Maine in Orono. First, the boys ended a three year string of being runner-up to ...

  • Falmouth stuns Yarmouth to win boys' Class B ski crown; Clippers take girls' title

    So much for the Yarmouth ski team being invincible. While the Clippers were once again phenomenal in 2010, another local team stole the thunder at last week's Class B state meet. Thanks to some last-day heroics, the Falmouth boys edged out Yarmouth for the combined championship. The...

  • Local gymnasts medal in Las Vegas

    Local gymnasts (from left) Graham Shaw, of Falmouth and Russell Graham, of Cumberland, along with Sam Roach of Windham, a student at Greater Portland Christian School, recently competed in the artistic level 6 competition in Las Vegas. Graham was 10th in the vault in the 10-11 age group. Roach wa...

  • Falmouth Middle School wins ski title

    The Falmouth Middle School ski team took home the top combined spot at the recent MJSC championships. Yarmouth was second and Freeport came in third. Falmouth's Jessica Abramson won the skate race, while Ihila Lesnikova of Yarmouth won the classic. Leika Scott of Falmouth won the skimeister compe...

  • Merriconeag-Waldorf Middle School skiers excel

    Freeport's Merriconeag Waldorf School's boys' team swept the Middle School Nordic ski championships with a combined score (classical and freestyle) of 40 points, Ian Moore of Merriconeag earned first place in both freestyle and classical events. Yarmouth Middle School girls earned first place hon...