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  • Scarborough girls' hockey ousted in semifinal round heartbreaker

    The Scarborough girls' hockey team appeared to have its ticket punched to the West Region Final when it led Falmouth 2-0 midway through the third period of Saturday night's semifinal round contest, but the Red Storm will have to wait until next year after watching that advantage slip away in an a...

  • Faithfull's shocking return leads Cheverus to easy quarterfinal win over Scarborough

    PORTLAND—A couple hours before the start of Friday evening's Western Class A quarterfinal round playoff matchup between top-ranked Cheverus and No. 8 Scarborough, a buzz swept the venerable Portland Exposition Building as word spread that Stags senior standout Indiana Faithfull, who had been de...

  • Scarborough field hockey standout commits to Providence

    SCARBOROUGH-Scarborough senior field hockey standout Brittany Ross, the school's two-time reigning Fall Female Athlete of the Year and a Miss Maine Field Hockey finalist this fall, signed a National Letter of Intent Thursday afternoon to attend and play field hockey at Providence College. She did...

  • Falmouth girls' hockey rallies for semifinal win; Greely drops a heartbreaker

    A pair of close and intense semifinal round girls' hockey games produced diverse emotions for two local teams Saturday. In the West Region, the third-ranked Falmouth Yachtsmen went to No. 2 Scarborough and erupted for three goals in the final period to rally for a 3-2 win, setting up a reg...

  • Mid-Coast Sports Roundup

    Bowdoin hosting Girls and Women in Sports Day Bowdoin College is hosting Girls and Women in Sports Day Sunday, Feb. 14 at the Farley Field House. The event, featuring free sports clinics taught by varsity women student-athletes from several sports, is free and open to girl...

  • Postseason underway for Mid-Coast teams

    Every sport but boys' hockey has hit the postseason and there will be plenty of playoff excitement on tap for Mid-Coast teams in the days to come. Here's a glimpse: Boys' basketball Two local teams will take part in the 2010 boys' basketball tournament. In Ea...

  • Cheverus girls' hockey overcomes slow start to win quarterfinal

    PORTLAND—The undefeated, top-ranked, powerhouse Cheverus girls' hockey team faced a rare dose of adversity in its West Region quarterfinal round playoff game Saturday afternoon at Portland Ice Arena, but turned it up a notch and scored seven times over the final two periods to advance with a 7-...

  • Falmouth advances to Expo after double OT win over Cape Elizabeth

    FALMOUTH—The recipe for winning a postseason game doesn't usually include 30 turnovers and a 5-for-17 performance from the free throw line, but the Falmouth girls' basketball team was able to overcome and persevere Wednesday evening. A game that was anything but pretty to start wound...

  • Yarmouth ski dominance highlights exciting week

    In a week that saw the basketball regular season come to an end, the girls' hockey playoffs heat up and indoor track hold its conference championship meet (please see stories), there were also a series of key boys' hockey games, some postseason swimming action for North Yarmouth Academy and Yarmo...

  • Unbeaten no more, Falmouth boys eye state title; Greely, Yarmouth also in the hunt

    (Ed. Note: For the Yarmouth-Lake Region preliminary round playoff and Falmouth-Cape Elizabeth regular season-ending game stories, please visit theforecaster.net) The Falmouth boys' basketball team is no longer perfect, but the Yachtsmen are ready for what they hope is a run for a ...