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Sports

  • Spring sports season underway in the Mid-Coast

    The 2010 spring sports season is now underway for virtually every local team and in just a few short days, there has already been a ton of drama. Here's a glimpse: Baseball Brunswick's baseball team is 1-2 in the early going. The Dragons sandwiched losses to Cony ...

  • Waynflete girls' lacrosse opens in dominating fashion; Flyers roll past Greely, 14-3

    PORTLAND—If one game is any indication, the two-time defending Class B state champion Waynflete girls' lacrosse team will be very, very difficult to dethrone. Wednesday afternoon at a rainy Fore River Field, the Flyers showed their offensive balance, racing to an 11-0 lead, and their def...

  • Spring season underway for Northern teams

    The 2010 spring sports season is now underway for virtually every local team. In just a few short days, there has already been a ton of drama. Here's a glimpse: Baseball Defending Class B champion Greely has ridden its offense to a 3-0 start, defeating host Lake Reg...

  • Repeat the theme in Forecaster Country this spring

    Seven different teams in our coverage area are defending state titles this spring and all have at least a puncher's chance of doing it again. On the diamond, Greely has won two of the past three Class B baseball titles. While the Rangers were hard-hit by graduation, they've slugged their w...

  • North Sports Roundup

    NYA hires new boys' hockey coachNorth Yarmouth Academy announced last week that it has hired Ed Harding as its new boys' hockey coach. Harding played at the University of Southern Maine and later for the Maine Mariners and Johnstown Chiefs. Harding brings 16 years of coach...

  • Portland High AD Drummond stepping down; Taking similar position in Windham

    PORTLAND — Rich Drummond, the Portland High athletic director since 2005, announced Monday that he is resigning, effective June 30, to assume the same position in his hometown of Windham. "I'm a resident of Windham," Drummond said. "The community is a place I see myself staying and b...

  • Baseball shocker; Deering's win streak ends with 5-4 loss to Cheverus

    Nothing lasts forever. But for the Deering Rams baseball team, it wasn’t supposed to end this way. When Cheverus junior Peter Potthoff scrambled home from third base on a passed ball with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning, he accomplished far more than just scoring ...

  • Baseball, softball upsets highlight early action for Portland-area teams

    (Ed. Note: For the full Cheverus-Scarborough, Cheverus-South Portland and Deering-South Portland boys' lacrosse game stories, please visit theforecaster.net) The 2010 spring sports season is now underway for virtually every city team and in just a few short days, there has already...

  • Portland Sports Roundup

    Portland, Cheverus in inital boys' lacrosse poll The first boys' lacrosse coaches' poll was released last week. Portland, the defending Class A state champion, was listed fourth behind Yarmouth, Falmouth and Brunswick. Cheverus was ranked ninth. PBC fighter ...

  • SP softball improves to 2-0 with 16-1 romp of Kennebunk

    SOUTH PORTLAND—Following last weekend's season-opening 4-1 victory at Sanford, South Portland softball coach Ralph Aceto was anything but pleased with his team's effort. Monday afternoon, Aceto had to search long and hard to find something to criticize. Hosting a Kennebunk squ...