North Sports Roundup

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Falmouth’s Follo top local finisher at New Englands

Falmouth’s Tim Follo was the top local finisher at Saturday’s New England cross country championships in Thetford, Vt. Follo completed the 5-kilometer course in 17 minutes, 31.5 seconds, good for 33rd place in the boys’ race. Cam Regan, of Class C champion North Yarmouth Academy, placed 127th (18:35.7). Falmouth’s Thomas Edmonds (147th, 18:46.8), NYA’s Evan Kendall (165th, 19:00.9), Falmouth’s Henry Briggs (179th, 19:07.7), Conor McGrory (188th, 19:11.7), Azad Jalali (213th, 19:30.3), Jay Lesser (214th, 19:30.4), NYA’s Rudy Guiliani (225th, 19:41.9), Falmouth’s Colby Howland (227th, 19:42.8), NYA’s Elliot Daniels (231st, 19:45.7), Grant McPherson (241st, 20:06), Brian Trelegan (24th, 20:18.6) and Ian Moore (259th, 20:57.7) also took part. The Yachtsmen were 20th out of 30 participating teams. The Panthers came in 28th. On the girls’ side, Greely’s freshman sensation Kirstin Sandreuter was 136th (22:20.8).

Freeport running boosters holding 5K

The third annual Freeport running boosters/Betty ReeZ WhoopieZ 5k trail race will be held Saturday at 9 a.m., at the Pownal Road Fields. All proceeds go to the Freeport high track and cross country teams. The cost is$15 pre-race and $20 the day of. There will be a $100 first place prize and age group awards. FMI, 865-9815 or berkemeyerb@rsu5.org.

Third annual Greely turkey trot upcoming

The third annual Greely Hockey Turkey Trot 5K road race will be held Thursday, Nov. 25, beginning at 8 a.m. FMI, greely.msad51.org.

Yarmouth coaching vacancies

Yarmouth High School is seeking the following coaches: assistant girls’ varsity basketball, assistant varsity Alpine ski, first team boys’ lacrosse and first team girls’ lacrosse. Harrison Middle Schools has openings for a seventh grade boys’ lacrosse coach and a middle school softball coach. FMI, 846-2329 or susan_robbins@yarmouth.k12.me.us.

Freeport coaching openings

Freeport High School is seeking varsity Nordic and assistant varsity Nordic ski coaches for the winter season. Durham Middle School has an opening for a spring track and field coach and Freeport Middle School is seeking eighth grade baseball and girls’ lacrosse coaches for the spring. FMI, sickelsc@rsu5.org.

Freeport hosting winter sports night

Freeport High School is hosting its winter preseason information night Thursday at 7 p.m. This information and sign-up night is required for all high school students interested in participating in athletics during the winter season. There will be break out rooms for each sport/team. FMI, sickelsc@rsu5.org.

McAuley basketball clinic upcoming

The McAuley girls’ basketball program, under the direction of new coach Amy Vachon, will host a three-week clinic in December. On Dec. 4, 11 and 18 there will be 45 minutes of drills and fundamentals followed by 45 minutes of games. Girls in grades 3 to 5 go from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Girls in grades 6 to 8 go from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The cost is $15 per week or $40 for three weeks. That includes a T-shirt and free admission to the Lions’ Jan. 15 home game versus Sanford. FMI, av2023@aol.com.

November/December offerings at Casco Bay Sports

Casco Bay Sports is holding several leagues this fall. A Sunday night co-ed basketball league and Wednesday co-ed dodgeball are underway. Sunday night co-ed indoor soccer starts Nov. 21. Tuesday and Thursday dodgeball gets underway Not. 29. An indoor softball league on Wednesday evenings beginning Dec. 1 at YourSpace in Gorham. Sunday co-ed floor hockey starts Dec. 5 at the Riverton Community Center in Portland.

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