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Sports

  • Portland Sports Roundup

    Portland High coaching opening Portland High School is seeking a girls' varsity ice hockey coach for the 2009-10 season. FMI, Rich Drummond 874-8257 or drummr@portlandschools.org. College eligibility seminar upcom...

  • Improved Portland puts a scare into Bonny Eagle before falling, 27-14

    PORTLAND —There are a couple of different ways to evaluate the first two weeks of the Portland Bulldogs 2009 football season. The first, far more dispirited version is based on simple fact: The Bulldogs have yet to win a game and are now 0-2. The other more practical ...

  • The Stags are for real! Cheverus upsets Windham, 27-13

    PORTLAND — Encircled by his sky-high band of purple-and-gold conquerors on one knee at the back of the end zone Saturday afternoon, Cheverus football coach John Wolfgram could barely contain his enthusiasm. After a 27-13 victory over ballyhooed Windham, Wolfgram called for an old-fashioned Cheveru...

  • Freeport football caps festive day with first-ever varsity win in home opener

    FREEPORT—The wildest dreams of the founding fathers (and mothers) of the Freeport football program came true Saturday afternoon. The charming Pownal Road Field complex had its coming out party highlighted by a solid 48-minute performance and the Falcons' first varsity home conte...

  • Cape Elizabeth football makes statement with decisive 41-12 win at York

    YORK—Any doubt that the Cape Elizabeth football team has what it takes to excel in 2009 was out the window in the wake of a dominant showing Friday night on the home field of one of the Capers fiercest rivals. Cape Elizabeth shot to a 21-0 lead at the York Wildcats, saw the hosts ...

  • SP field hockey win highlights start of fall sports season

    Under beautiful blue skies with a nip in the air, the 2009 fall sports season kicked off last weekend. It didn't take long for local standouts to make their mark, suggesting that this autumn will prove to be yet another full of triumph. Here's a glimpse: Field hocke...

  • Falmouth downs Greely 4-2 in early-season boys' soccer battle

    CUMBERLAND—The Falmouth boys' soccer team took control early in the second half to defeat Greely 4-2 Tuesday night. Junior Michael Bloom's low, hard shot just inside the far post 46 seconds into the second half put Falmouth up, 2-0. Minutes later, he made it 3-0, outrunning two G...

  • South Portland football spirals in second half; downed 40-13 at Windham

    WINDHAM — Looking to exorcise the demons of recent past, the South Portland Red Riots football team returned to the gridiron Friday night with playoff aspirations to kick off the 2009 campaign. They didn't get much help from the schedule gods, traveling to battle a tough Windham Eagle...

  • South Sports Roundup: Sept. 9

    Royal River Striper tournament upcoming The Royal River Striper fishing tournament, the largest striper tournament in the state, will be held Saturday and Sunday in Yarmouth. There will be a captain's dinner Friday at the Royal River Grill House in Yarmouth. FMI, 846-9050 or

  • Local schools kick off fall sports season

    Under beautiful blue skies with a nip in the air, the 2009 fall sports season kicked off last weekend. It didn't take long for local standouts to make their mark, suggesting that this autumn will prove to be yet another full of triumph. Here's a glimpse: Football Br...