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  • Portland Sports Roundup

    Maine Basketball Hall of Fame golf tournament upcoming The second annual Maine Basketball Hall of Fame golf scramble will be held Monday, Aug. 10 at the Falmouth Country Club. Tee time is 8 a.m. The cost is $125 for an individual or $625 for a team. FMI, 504-6182.

  • Sterling returns to NYA field hockey

    Julia Sterling, who led North Yarmouth Academy's field hockey program to a pair of state titles in an eight-year tenure between 2003-10, is returning to the program to replace Tracy Quimby, who recently stepped down after four seasons. The Panthers reached the Western C semifinals in 2014.

  • Portland Sports Roundup

    Maine Lightning baseball tryout upcoming The Maine Lightning baseball program, directed by coach Mike D'Andrea, is holding tryouts Oct. 2 and 4 at the Cheverus High JV field on Washington Avenue. U-10, U-11 and U-12 tryouts are from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 2 and U-13 and U-14 tryouts f...

  • Fall sports season passes midway point

    (For the complete Deering-South Portland boys' soccer and Cheverus-Scarborough field hockey game stories, please visit theforecaster.net) As September gives way to October, all fall sports are heating up and playoff jockeying is underway. Here's a glimpse at where local squads sta...

  • Deering earns historic win over Portland: Cheverus improves to 4-0

    (Ed. Note: For the complete Cheverus-Sanford game story, with photos and a box score, please visit theforecaster.net) Friday night's showdown wasn't just any Deering-Portland football game. No, it was one for the record books, the 100th all-time (non-Thanksgiving Day) showd...

  • Greely's offensive balance overwhelms Falmouth, 5-1

    CUMBERLAND—Every foe of the Greely girls' soccer team focuses on slowing the Rangers' dynamic scoring tandem of senior Audrey Parolin and junior Sammi Toorish. As it turns out, Greely goes quite a bit deeper. Monday evening, the Rangers hosted longtime rival Falmouth in a show...

  • Falmouth girls go overtime for win at Yarmouth

    YARMOUTH—Even though the Falmouth girls' soccer team entered Saturday's game at Yarmouth as the favorite, the Yachtsmen soon learned why records and perceived strength gets thrown out the window when longtime rivals do battle. The up-and-coming Clippers played the defending Class B s...

  • Round one goes to Yarmouth

    YARMOUTH—There are very few things in life that deliver time after time after time, especially amid intense hype. One rivalry that does just that is the Yarmouth-Falmouth boys' soccer Passion Play, which consistently produces incredible drama. Local fans were treated to the fi...

  • Greely field hockey gets past Falmouth, 1-0

    CUMBERLAND—Two rivals hungry for a victory squared off in a tooth-and-nail, 60-minute battle Friday afternoon at Greely High School. The host Rangers, not 24 hours removed from a one-goal loss to defending regional champion York, welcomed a Falmouth squad which had dropped two in a r...

  • Capers control clock, Yachtsmen in stunning win

    CAPE ELIZABETH—The final statistics defied belief. In a 48-minute high school football game, one team controlled the ball for over 40 of them, ran over three times as many plays as its opponent and gained 365 yards on the ground in the process. How better to prevent a prolific...