Winter sports fans had plenty of options the past few months. There was ample drama on the hardcourt, ice, mats, slopes, trails, track and in the pool.
Brunswick’s girls’ basketball team made it to the regional final and just missed a trip to states. Morse and Mt. Ararat also made it to the postseason, as did the Brunswick and Hyde boys.
Brunswick’s boys’ indoor track and Morse’s girls’ swim teams won state titles. Several individuals shined in track, swimming and wrestling.
Here’s one final glimpse:
Winter 2009-10 Mid-Coast edition state champions
Brunswick Dragons boys’ indoor track, Class A
Morse Shipbuilders girls’ swimming, Class A
Winter 2009-10 Mid-Coast edition individual state champions
Will Geoghegan, Brunswick, boys’ 800, Class A
Will Geoghegan, Brunswick, boys’ mile, Class A
Will Geoghegan, Brunswick, boys’ two-mile, Class A
Mike Slovenski, Brunswick, boys’ pole vault, Class A
Tim Bickford, Mt. Ararat, boys’ triple jump, Class A
Chloe Emerson, Mt. Ararat, girls’ 800, Class A
Randi London, Mt. Ararat, girls’ shot put, Class A
Jessica Russell, Brunswick, girls’ 100 backstroke, Class A
Emily Buczkowski, Morse, girls’ 50 free, Class A
Emily Buczkowski, Morse, girls’ 100 free, Class A
James Wells, Morse, boys’ 100 backstroke, Class A
J. Cavanagh, Morse, 215-pounds, Class B
Tyler Russell, Morse, 189-pounds, Class B
Henry Chandler, Mt. Ararat, 285-pounds, Class A
Tarra Burr helped Morse defeat Mt. Ararat in the Eastern A quarterfinals last month.
The Brunswick and Mt. Ararat boys’ hockey teams played hard all season, despite falling short of the playoffs.
Harry Smith helped Hyde’s boys’ basketball team reach the Western D semifinals.