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  • New softball era dawns at McAuley

    At the start of the century, John Moody, with a lot of help from a tenacious and talented shortstop named Dawn Ross, led the Gray-New Gloucester softball team to a pair of Class B state championships. Over a decade has passed, Dawn Ross is now Dawn Armandi, and this spring, the two are tog...

  • Local Nordic ski standouts compete at Eastern championships

    Several local Nordic skiers took part on the Maine team at the recent Eastern High School Championships held at Black Mountain. in Rumford. The Maine Team finished third, competing against top skiers from Vermont, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and New York. Freeport'...

  • Freeport boys win first WMC Alpine ski title

    Freeport's boys' Alpine ski team won its first Western Maine Conference championship last week. In the slalom, Caleb Abbott was second, Blake Enrico finished fourth, Ryder Bennell was fifth and Isaac Salisbury placed 11th. In the giant slalom, Abbott was third, Bennell fourth, Enrico fifth and Ch...

  • North Sports Roundup

    Boys' hockey season winds down Yarmouth's boys' hockey team is surging at the optimal time. The Clippers, who started the season 1-6, improved to 0-1-1 in their last 11 contests by downing visiting Greely (4-0), host York (5-4, in overtime) and host Gorham (1-0) last week and visiting Ca...

  • Falmouth girls' hockey falls one win short

    Falmouth's girls' hockey team managed to be one of the last two standing this winter, but ultimately, the Yachtsmen fell just short of their ultimate goal. A state title. The Yachtsmen, who earned the top seed in the West Region after a 14-4 regular season, ended Scarborough's title...

  • Cape girls shock the world, advance to semis

    PORTLAND—Never before has winning ugly felt so good. Cape Elizabeth's girls' basketball team, which had to go all the way to Fryeburg last week just to qualify for the Western Class B quarterfinals, had the unenviable task of meeting Spruce Mountain, the undefeated top seed Tuesday e...

  • Portland Sports Roundup

    Locals perform well at wrestling states Cheverus, Deering and Portland all took part at the Class A state wrestling meet last weekend. The Bulldogs had 35 points to come in eighth (Marshwood was first with 183). The Rams tied Brunswick for 14th with 17 points and the Stags were 17th with...

  • This time it's Greely...Rangers finally slay Lake Region

    PORTLAND—For three years, the championship hopes of the Greely girls' basketball team were cast asunder by the Lake Region Lakers. This winter, the Rangers finally said enough. Despite a marvelous 16-2 regular season, Greely's third seed forced it to battle Lake Region in the ...

  • McAuley comes alive in second half, ousts Portland

    PORTLAND—Nothing has come easily this winter for McAuley's girls' basketball team, but like the juggernauts of the past four seasons, these Lions manage to find a way to prevail. Even against upset-minded opponents in the postseason. Monday evening at the Portland Exposition B...

  • SP upsets Deering, earns signature win

    PORTLAND—All season, the South Portland girls' basketball team was close. Close to the top teams. Close to earning a statement victory. Monday evening at the Portland Exposition Building, the young Red Riots arrived. Facing No. 4 Deering in a Western Class A quar...