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North Sports Roundup

Sports

North Sports Roundup

Track season concludes at New Englands

Several local runners, jumpers and throwers wrapped up the outdoor track and field season last weekend in Bridgewater, Mass., at the New England championships. The top female was North Yarmouth Academy's Muriel Adams, who finished 12th in the discus (109 feet, 3 inches). Teammate Hannah Austin came in 20th in the two-mile (11 minutes, 35.72 seconds). Yarmouth's Emma Egan finished 13th in the high jump (5-0) and 30th in the 100 (13.22 seconds). Greely's Alyssa Casarez was 16th in the shot put (35-4) and 23rd in the discus (102-1). Freeport's 1,600 relay came in 20th (4:11.47). Falmouth's Adelaide Cooke came in 29th in the discus (91-0). Yarmouth's Ben Decker was the top male, placing ninth in the mile (9:37.03). Darren Shi came in 15th in the shot put (48-4.5). NYA's Matt Malcom placed 14th in the mile (4:31.04). Michael McIntosh finished 22nd in the 100 (11.76). Xander Bartone placed 24th in the 400 (52.95). The Panthers 400 relay team was 22nd (45.13).

Freeport coaching openings

RSU5 has several coaching openings for next school year. Freeport High has vacancies for boys' first team soccer, assistant cross country, junior varsity field hockey, JV football, boys' first team basketball, Nordic skiing and assistants for indoor and outdoor track. The middle school is seeking Alpine skiing, cheering, 7th grade boys' soccer, 8th grade boys' soccer, 8th grade boys' basketball and an assistant for football. Durham Community School needs coaching for cheering, Nordic skiing, indoor track, boys' 'C' basketball and girls' 'B' basketball. FMI, 865-4706 or sickelsc@rsu5.org.

Tennis tournament upcoming

The 45th annual A&J open tennis tournament will be held Friday through Sunday at the Fore River Tennis Complex in Portland. Open competition will be held in men's and women's singles, men's doubles and mixed doubles, as well as men's 35-and-over and 55-and-over singles. Registration deadline is June 19. FMI, 772-7350 or datkinso@maine.rr.com.

McAuley seeks field hockey coach

Catherine McAuley High School is seeking a varsity field hockey coach for the upcoming fall season. FMI, 797-3802 or joe.kilmartin@mcauleyhs.org.

Greely hockey holding golf tournament fundraiser

The Greely hockey boosters are holding their 19th annual golf tournament/fundraiser Saturday at Val Halla Golf Course. Registration is from 12 to 1 p.m. There will be a shotgun start at 1:30 p.m. FMI, 829-3597 or dhrlg@aol.com.

Freeport football night upcoming

Freeport is holding a Football Fun Night and registration even Thursday from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the Pownal Road Field. The event is informational for parents and a fun night for kids of all ages. FMI, beckymish@comcast.net.

Girls' Golf Fair upcoming

The First Tee of Maine will hold a first-ever free Girls' Golf Fair for girls of all ages and abilities, Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m., at Riverside South Golf Course. The event includes games, prizes, music, crafts, giveaways, snacks, informational handouts and instruction b local professionals. FMI, 809-9030 or thefirstteemaine.org.

Maine Basketball Hall of Fame golf fundraiser upcoming

The first Southern Maine golf scramble to benefit the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame will be held Monday, July 21 at the Falmouth Country Club. The scramble begins with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. The five-man team entry fee of $625 includes two carts and an awards luncheon, scheduled to begin at 1:30 p.m. FMI, 504-6182 or tfmaines@comcast.net.