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Sports

  • Falmouth stays hot, Yarmouth stays cold

    FALMOUTH—Two weeks ago, Falmouth's boys' basketball team suffered through the ignominy of letting a huge lead slip away in an overtime loss at rival Yarmouth. Tuesday, the teams squared off again, this time in Falmouth, and sure enough, the Yachtsmen erupted out of the gate behind th...

  • Portland Sports Roundup

    Cheverus' Holman a Gaziano finalist Cheverus' Zordan Holman is a finalist for the Frank J. Gaziano Memorial Defensive Lineman Award, to be handed out Jan. 24 in Augusta. Holman is joined as a finalist by Orono's Seamus McKaig and Windham's Hunter Bowen. Deering's Matthew Krusiec and Port...

  • Winter season hits midway point

    (Ed. Note: For the complete Waynflete-Yarmouth boys' basketball and Cheverus-Gorham, McAuley-Thornton Academy and McAuley-South Portland girls' basketball game stories, with photos and box scores, please see theforecaster.net) Here's some good news for those who don't like the sno...

  • Super Six Polls

    The latest version of our Super-Six polls for boys' and girls' basketball and boys' and girls' hockey. These polls consider games played through Saturday, Jan. 10, and were first released on Twitter at Twitter.com/foresports Sunday. The poll includes our core coverage area (coastal Cumberland Cou...

  • McAuley caps breakthrough week with win at SP

    SOUTH PORTLAND—If there were any doubts about the championship viability of the McAuley Lions, the events of the past four days have gone to show that this proud program still commands respect. After holding off Thornton Academy Tuesday evening, McAuley took its show to Beal Gymnasiu...

  • New year brings high hopes to Mid-Coast

    The new year has arrived and it won't be long until we're talking about the month of February and championships for winter athletes. There was a fair amount of action over the holiday break and trends are beginning to emerge. Here's a glimpse at where things look in the first week o...

  • South Sports Roundup

    SMCC hoops teams back in action The second semester of the 2014-15 season has begun for the Southern Maine Community College Seawolves. The women dropped an 84-83 heartbreaker at Briarcliffe, New York Monday despite 22 points from Amira Jones. SMCC (9-6 overall, 6-2 in the Yankee Small C...

  • New year brings high hopes to Forecaster Country

    (Ed. Note: For the complete Cape Elizabeth-Falmouth, Scarborough-Biddeford and South Portland-Deering boys' basketball and Cape Elizabeth-Falmouth and South Portland-Deering girls' basketball game stories, see theforecaster.net) The ...

  • Greely boys overcome foul start, race past York

    CUMBERLAND—You couldn't have a worse first quarter than the one the Greely boys' basketball team produced Thursday evening. And you couldn't ask for a better end result considering that start. The unheralded Rangers welcomed always-tough York in a critical midseason test and a...

  • Greely stays hot with win at Capeflete

    PORTLAND—One hat trick is great. Two is even better. Wednesday afternoon at William B. Troubh Ice Arena, Greely's girls' hockey team showed just how unstoppable it is when two of its most potent offensive weapons, junior Danita Storey and freshman sensation Courtney Sullivan, ...