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There will be a registration and information night for the PAYSA fall travel soccer program Thursday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Riverton School. Tryouts will be held Saturday, May 7 at Fitzpatrick Stadium. PAYSA fields travel teams for boys and girls in the U-10 through U-14 age groups. FMI, paysasoccer.com.
Portland defenseman Eddie Apon was named to the All-State, West region first team. Portland forward Bronson Guimond was a second team selection. John Gatti was an honorable mention. The Bulldogs also won the Sportsmanship Award. In Tier II/III, Deering forward Connor Petropoulos and Deering defenseman Kevin Crowley and Taylor Py made the all-star team. The All-Academic team included Portland’s Anthony Bowden.
The Southern Maine Community College softball team swept visiting rival Central Maine CC in a doubleheader Saturday, 3-2 and 4-2. Becca Roberts hit a 3-run homer to help Kim Hunt (13 strikeouts) to a win in the opener. Hunt fanned eight in the nightcap and Roberts homered again, driving in three more runs. Sunday, the Seawolves split a pair with visiting Dean College, losing the opener, 10-2, then winning, 5-1, behind a solid start from freshman pitcher, Casey Garrapy. SMCC returns to action Saturday with a doubleheader versus Briarcliffe College.
Longtime Waynflete varsity lacrosse coaches Cathie Connors and Bob Johnson will be offering youth lacrosse clinics for boys and girls in grades 2-6 this spring at Waynflete’s Fore River Fields. The first clinic is Saturday, April 30, from 10-11:30 a.m. FMI, 774-7863, email@example.com or waynflete.org/podium/default.aspx?t=123770.
Waynflete School is seeking a varsity field hockey coach for the fall season. Experience coaching field hockey is required. Interested applicants should email a cover letter, resume and a list of three references to athletic director Ross Burdick at firstname.lastname@example.org.