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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.

  • Yarmouth Little League team battling for state crown

    The Yarmouth 11 and 12-year-old Little League baseball team captured the District 6 championship and is vying for the state of Maine title. Sunday, Yarmouth edged York, 2-1, in its first game of the state tournament in Portland. Yarmouth returns to action Thursday when it faces Old Town in a winn...

  • West wins red-hot Lobster Bowl

    BIDDEFORD — The 22nd Shriners Lobster Bowl Classic football all-star game will long be remembered for two things. For starters, the game was played amid the tail end of a brutal heat wave which swept the state. Temperatures approached the century mark, the game was stopped on eight s...

  • Local sailors compete at USA Junior Olympics

    Local sailors take part in the Optimist race at the recent USA Junior Olympics Sailing Festival Northeast, hosted by SailMaine and the Portland Yacht Club. The series of regattas promoted the enjoyment of sailing and development of skills.

  • My thoughts on baseball realignment

    As of July 19, the Tampa Bay Rays and Pittsburgh Pirates had identical 50-44 records. Both teams were dreadful for the first half of the last decade. And that’s where the similarities end. With all due respect to the Pirates, their 50-44 record and the Rays’ 50-44 record were n...

  • Local lax players undefeated at tournament

    Several players from the greater Portland area took part on the Maineiax elite lacrosse team which went undefeated at the Capitol Cup Lacrosse tournament in Richmond, Va. The Maineiax defeated the Lady Rocs (of Rochester, N.Y.), 12-6, the National X-team, 10-3, and the Dodgers of Connecticut, 12-...

  • Mid-Coast Sports Roundup

    Freeport coaching openings RSU5 has several coaching openings for the 2011-12 school year. Freeport High School is seeking coaches for first team boys' soccer, girls' junior varsity soccer, girls' first team soccer, boys' varsity, junior varsity and first team basketball, varsity Nordic ...

  • What's good (and not so good) about baseball's All-Star Game

    Like any all-star game, baseball’s midsummer classic has its features and its flaws, its friends and its foes. For decades, it set the standard for sports all-star games, an intense inter-league rivalry burning at the core of an annual showcase of great talent and larger-th...

  • Mt. Ararat top spring athletes awards

    Mt. Ararat High School recently gave out awards to its top spring athletes. Recipients were as follows: Coach's Awards: