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North Sports Roundup

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North Sports Roundup

New softball coach at Yarmouth

Yarmouth High School has named Amy McMullin as its new softball coach. McMullin replaces Jim Senecal, who led the Clippers to a 68-66 record in his eight seasons. McMullin has had a very successful run as the Cheverus field hockey coach and spent last winter as an assistant with the Yarmouth girls' basketball team, which enjoyed its best season in six years.

NYA coaching vacancies

North Yarmouth Academy has coaching vacancies for upper school indoor track and junior varsity lacrosse and middle school basketball and baseball. FMI, Jack Hardy, 847-5456 or jhardy@nya.org.

Greely MS needs basketball coach

Greely Middle School has an immediate opening for a girls' basketball coach. FMI, ttarling@msad51.org.

Freeport holding preseason info night

Freeport High School is hosting a “Preseason Informational Night," Thursday, Nov. 15 at 7:00 p.m. This night is specifically designed for parents and students. It is an opportunity for to have your questions answered, meet the coaching staff and hear directly from them regarding team/parent expectations. For parents, this is an opportunity to become an active participant in your child's high school education. This is also an opportunity for parents and individual Sport Booster groups to meet, organize and make final arrangements for the winter season. The information night will begin in the high school auditorium, and finish with individual team breakout rooms.

Freeport resident earns Hall of Fame induction

Freeport resident James "Allie" McCormack, Medford (Mass.) High School Class of 1972, is being inducted into the Medford Mustang Hall of Fame Sunday, Nov. 18, at the Irish American Hall in Malden, Mass. McCormack was a cross country, soccer, basketball and outdoor track standout, who earned eight varsity letters. FMI, mustanghalloffame.com.

207Lacrosse announces winter sessions

207Lacrosse will host three winter sessions, the first in November-December, the second in January-February and the third in March-April. Sundays features' K-6 skills at drills at 3 p.m., boys' K-6 games at 4 p.m. and boys' high school elite league from 5 to p.m. On Mondays, girls' K-6 game time and skills is at 5 p.m. and the high school elite league runs from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at 5 p.m., boys' grade 7-8 next level advanced skills program is offered. A grade 7-8 elite league for boys' runs from 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays, boys' K-6 skills and drills runs at 5p.m., boys' K-6 game time is held at 6 p.m. and men's pick-up lacrosse ($10) is at 8 p.m. Thursdays, the girls' 7-8 league runs from 6 to 8 p.m. FMI, 841-2453 or 207Lacrosse.com.

Katahdin field hockey holding tryouts

The Katahdin Field Hockey Travel Club is holding tryouts Saturday. FMI, katahdinfieldhockey.com.

Freeport coaching openings

RSU5 has several winter and spring coach openings. At Freeport High School, vacancies include a boys' basketball first team, an Alpine head coach, a Nordic head coach and a Nordic assistant. Freeport Middle School seeks an Alpine ski coach and two boys' and two girls' lacrosse coaches. Durham Community School has an opening for boys' "B" basketball. FMI, sickelsc@rsu5.org.

McAuley basketball clinic upcoming

The McAuley girls' basketball team and coaches are offering a basketball clinic Sundays, Dec. 2, 9 and 16. Girls in grades 3-5 go from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and girls in grades 6-8 go from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The first 45 minutes will be devoted to drills and fundamentals led by coach Billy Goodman and facilitated by the players. Games will be played the final 45 minutes. The cost is $15 per week or $40 for all three and includes a T-shirt and free admission to McAuley's Feb. 5 home game versus Portland. FMI, linda.freeman@mcauleyhs.org.