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SUBHEAD-SMCC hoops teams split against top rival
The Southern Maine Community College women’s basketball team defeated top rival Central Maine CC 64-60, while the men lost 87-66 last Wednesday in Auburn. The women were led by Sonya O’Tash, who had 29 points, 11 rebounds and five steals. Amanda Chandler added 15 points. The men fell to 14-5 despite 16 points and 12 rebounds from Coleman Findlay and 15 points from Josh Tuplin.
SUBHEAD-McAuley basketball clinic
Learn how to improve your game this basketball season. Head coach Wil Smith of Catherine McAuley High School will be joined by basketball team members for girls’ basketball clinics on Sunday, Feb. 8 at Catherine McAuley High School. Clinics for girls, grades 4 through 6 1:30pm -3:30pm, grades 7 and 8 from 4:00pm – 6:00pm. Cost is $20.00. For more information contact Linda Freeman at lfreeman@mcauleyhs.org or 797-3802 ext. 2059.
SUBHEAD-SP National Little League registration
Registration for South Portland National Little League will be held Feb. 7 (10 a.m. to 12 p.m.) and 11 (6 to 8 p.m.) at the Community Center. The SPNLL organizes leagues for T-ball, baseball and softball for boys ages 5 to 16 and girls ages 5 to 12. First-time participants must have a birth certificate and proof of residency. FMI, rrottkov@yahoo.com.
SUBHEAD-SailMaine seeks coaches
SailMaine is seeking coaches for the spring season. Teams practice three days a week from 2:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. FMI, 207-650-2085 or sarah@sailmaine.org
SUBHEAD-Casco Bay Sports winter offerings
Casco Bay Sports is now offering co-ed Tuesday and Thursday basketball leagues with referees. Monday Night Social Runs (6 p.m.) and Wednesday Night Rock Climbing (6:30 p.m.) are also being offered.FMI, www.cascobaysports.com
SUBHEAD-Girls and Women in Sports Day upcoming
Bowdoin College will host the annual Girls and Women in Sports Day Sunday, Feb. 8 at Farley Fieldhouse. The session for grades K through 3 is from 12 to 2 p.m. Grades 4 through high school go from 2:30 to 4:45 p.m. The free event is designed to introduce young women to a wide range of sports. Pizza and snacks with Bowdoin student-athletes will be available afterwards.
FMI, mduffy@bowdoin.edu.
SUBHEAD-Tucker’s Boardercross for Cancer upcoming
The fourth annual Tucker’s Boardercross for Cancer, a fundraiser for the Maine Children’s Cancer Program, which also honors the life of Yarmouth’s Tucker Olmsted, will be held Feb. 14 and 15 at Sunday River. The Olmsted family and MCCP have established a Special Purpose Fund, dedicated to research, development and promotion for complementing approaches in the treatment of cancer. Shirts and hoodies, raffle and auction items will also be available.
FMI, 281-2428 or jt.tupper@yahoo.com.

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