America East Semifinals
Boston University 5, Maine 2
Albany 3, New Hampshire 0
WOMEN’S ICE HOCKEY
Castleton 2, Southern Maine 1
Maine 2, Providence 2 (OT), Maine wins in shootout 2-1
Bangor 25, Messalonskee 13
At Bangor, Lonnie Hackett rushed for 129 yards and two touchdowns and Joe Seccareccia passed for one score and returned a punt for another as the top-ranked Rams remained unbeaten.
Hackett scored on a 20-yard run to give 10-0 Bangor a 7-0 lead in the first quarter, then capped off the scoring with a 4-yard run with 3:44 left in the game.
Seccareccia returned a punt 53 yards for a score in the third quarter, then passed 67 yards to tight end John Kelley for another touchdown later in the period. That last touchdown came on Hackett’s 12th consecutive carry, all of the plays on a 57-yard march.
Seccareccia completed 7 of 19 passes for 107 yards on the night. Kelley had three catches for 79 yards, while Nate Henigan had four receptions for 28 yards.
Fourth-seeded Messalonskee of Oakland quarterback Dylan Foster hit Sam Dexter for touchdown passes of 75 yards early in the third quarter and 36 yards with 9:44 left in the game to pull the 6-4 Eagles within 19-13.
Dexter had five pass receptions for 130 yards.
Brunswick 27, Lawrence 14
At Fairfield, third-seeded Brunswick scored 20 unanswered points to knock No. 2 Lawrence out of the playoffs in the semifinal round for the second straight year.
Stefan Jensen scored on a 1-yard run in the second quarter, and after a Rashon Edgerton extra-point kick, Brunswick tied it at 14-14.
Jensen gave the Dragons the lead by completing a 23-yard pass to Edgerton in the third quarter. Edgerton added some insurance with a 43-yard scoring pass to Dylan Walton in the fourth.
Edgerton first put Brunswick on the board with a 13-yard run in the first period.
Lawrence’s Bobby Belanger completed a 5-yard pass to Mark Yandian for a second-quarter touchdown. Christian Powers added a 16-yard scoring run to give Lawrence a 14-7 lead.
Brunswick (9-1) 7 7 7 6 — 27
Lawrence (8-2) 0 14 0 0 — 14
B — Edgerton 13 run (Edgerton kick)
L — Yandian 5 pass from Belanger (Dearborn kick)
L — Powers 16 run (Dearborn kick)
B — Jensen 1 run (Edgerton kick)
B — Edgerton 23 pass from Jensen (Edgerton kick)
B — Walton 43 pass from Edgerton (kick failed)
Gardiner 20, Morse 13
At Bath, Forrest Chadwick scored three touchdowns as No. 3 Gardiner edged defending Eastern Maine champion Morse, the No. 2 seed.
Chadwick scored on a 4-yard run and a 45-yard interception return in the second quarter and a 28-yard third-quarter run.
Morse, which had defeated Gardiner 7-0 in Week 2 of the regular season, took a 6-0 lead in the first quarter of the rematch on a 51-yard pass from Mike Walton to Everett Moye.
The Shipbuilders scored their final touchdown on a 1-yard run by Walton in the third quarter.
Gardiner (8-2) 0 13 7 0 — 20
Morse (7-3) 6 0 7 0 — 13
M — Moye 51 pass from Walton (kick failed)
G — Chadwick 4 run (kick failed)
G — Chadwick 45 interception return (Meehan kick)
G — Chadwick 28 run (Meehan kick)
M — Walton 1 run (Wolfe kick)
Leavitt 35, Hampden 7
At Turner Center, Josh Strickland rushed for 265 yards and scored a touchdown as top-seeded Leavitt defeated No. 4 Hampden Academy.
Eric Theiss scored on 3- and 9-yard rushes in the first half for Leavitt. Jordan Hersom added two rushing touchdowns in the third quarter.
Strickland scored on an 84-yard run in the second quarter. He totaled 22 carries.
The Broncos tied it early on a 3-yard rush by fullback Michael Jenkins. He recorded 41 yards on eight carries.
Hampden (7-3) 7 0 0 0 — 7
Leavitt (10-0) 7 14 14 0 — 35
L — Theiss 3 run (Urquhart kick)
H — Jenkins 2 run (Cust kick)
L — Strickland 84 run (Urquhart kick)
L — Theiss 9 run (Urquhart kick)
L — Hersom 31 run (Urquhart kick)
L — Hersom 16 run (Urquhart kick)
Maine Soccer Coaches Regional All-Star Teams
Boys Eastern Maine
Bangor: Cody Cormier, Phil Frost, Nick George, Clark Noonan; Brunswick: Pete Morrell, Justin Rosner, Brandon Sawyer; Edward Little: Jeremy Theriault; Erskine: Ryan Hall; Hampden: Graham Safford; Lewiston: Ali Hersi; Messalonskee: Chris Hall; Mount Ararat: Tim Bickford; Waterville: Wilson Guthro
Belfast: Jack Davis; Camden Hills: Andy Stevick, Jim Weferling; Caribou: Cameron Anderson; Ellsworth: Andrew Austin, Matt Duhaime, Zach Emeigh; Hermon: Ryan Feeny; Mount View: Dylan Keller, Justin Pierel; Old Town: Luke Bartlett; Presque Isle: Nate Ackerson, Dillon Kingsbury
Dexter: Lee Gustin; Fort Kent: Thomas Levesque, Jared Soucy; Madawaska: Nathan Beaulieu, Aaron Marquis; Orono: Paul Ohno; Penobscot Valley: Derrick Bellavance, Charlie Gardner; Searsport: Evan Kingsbury; Washington Academy: Bryce Colbeth, Brett Lyons
Ashland: Casey Cobb, Kenny Tarr; Bangor Christian: Nate Kutz, Zach Sirois, Brandon Wilcox; Calvary Chapel: Stephen Berenyi, Devon Warman; Central Aroostook: Daniel Brewer; Machias: Matthew Little; Southern Aroostook: Cody Robinson, Dakota Sleeper; Wisdom: Curtis Picard
Girls Eastern Maine
Bangor: Eliza Estabrook, Denali Graham; Brunswick: Allison Walton, Hillary Champagne, Samantha Roy; Cony: Cassie Diplock; Edward Little: Kirsten Prue; Hampden: Michaela Stephenson, Julia Snyder; Lawrence: Courtney Langley; Messalonskee: Alison Omsberg; Mount Ararat: Jaymee Wallace; Skowhegan: Whitney Jones; Waterville: Jordan Pellerin, Kayla Tuttle
Belfast: Whitney Cross; Caribou: Jenna Selander, Brittany Doak, Abby Small; Ellsworth: Garbrielle Huebner; Gardiner: Ashley Abbott; MCI: Melanie Arias; Nokomis: Becky Wolinski; Old Town: Katie Deshane, Micayla Hussey; Presque Isle: Brooke Long-Postell, Chelsea Nickerson, Kayla Richards; Winslow: Kim Curtis, Jordyn Mallett
Central: MacKenzi McHugh; Dexter: Alexis Mitchell; Fort Kent: Taylor Boucher, Rebecca Martin, Carissa Pelletier; Foxcroft: Shee-Ann Sergeant; George Stevens Academy: Lydia Clapp, Stevie Theoharidis; Houlton: Martha McPartland; Orono: Alex Crocker, Chloe Paul, Meghan Curtis; Penobscot Valley: Meghan King; Searsport: Kali Berenyi, Sara Bradshaw
Ashland: Taylor Baker, Brooke LaBelle, Macie Pelkey; Bangor Chr.: Katherine Bragg; Calvary Chapel: Jacqueline Veilleux; Central Aroostook: Rachel Grew, Brittni Mosher; Fort Fairfield: Courtney Churchill; Katahdin: Melissa Duffy; LCS/MSSM: Victoria St. Pierre; Southern Aroostook: Evangeline Goodall, Liz Goodall; Van Buren: Jennifer Ouellette; Washburn: Angie Hernandez
Boston University 5, Maine 2
At Albany, N.Y., Allie Dolce scored two goa
ls and assisted two others as No. 2 Boston University knocked out No. 3 University of Maine from the America East Conference semifinals.
The Terriers will face top-seeded Albany for the championship today at 4 p.m. in Albany.
Giovanna Monaco, Jacinda McLeod and Nicole van Oosterom also scored for the 9-11 Terriers. Nikki Lloyd and Haley Robinson had assists. Amanda Smith and Julie Collins combined for three saves on five shots.
Courtney Veinotte scored two second-half goals for the 12-7 Black Bears. Kelly Newton recorded an assist. Brittany Fleck saved six of 11 shots.
UM-Machias 101, Unity 31
At Machias, Nate Case totaled 16 points, nine rebounds and four assists to lead the University of Maine at Machias past Unity College Thursday.
Nate Burke added 14 points, 10 rebounds, five assists and four steals for the Clippers. Karan Kakar scored 16 points and Zach Armstrong recorded 14 points.
John Crowe led Unity with 16 points and eight rebounds.
Street 0-2-2, Knight 0-2-2, Morin 4-0-8, Crowe 8-016, Calvert 1-1-3, Ross, Bennett, Negron, Franklin, Hill, Washburn
Case 7-0-16, Alexander 2-0-5, Mirinyi 2-0-5, Kakar 6-2-16, McDonald 4-1-9, Burke 5-4-14, Vazquez 2-1-5, Leeman 3-2-9, Lucas 3-2-8, Armstrong 5-1-14
3-pt. goals: Leeman 5, Mirinyi 4, Armstrong 4, Kakar 3, Case, Alexander, Lucas 2, Vazquez
Halftime: UM-Machias 54-12
Women’s ice hockey
Maine 2, Providence 2 (OT)
At Orono, Jenna Ouellette scored off a Myriam Croussette assist with 16:10 left in the second period to tie it at 2-2. The Black Bears went on to beat Providence 2-1 in a shootout.
Maine’s Lexie Hoffmeyer and Croussette scored in the shootout to earn an extra point in the Hockey East standings. Jessica Cohen scored for the Friars.
Amy Stech gave 2-7-2 Maine a 1-0 lead with 16:41 left in the first period. Brittany Ott saved 41 of 43 shots.
Alyse Ruff and Nicole Anderson scored for 3-4-4 Providence. Ashley Cottrell had two assists. Genevieve Lacasse turned away 26 of 28 shots.
At Medford, Mass.
No. 1 Tufts (27-3) def. No. 8 Wesleyan (13-14) 29-27, 25-23, 25-16
No. 2 Williams (19-8) def. No. 7 Bowdoin (19-11) 23-25, 25-18, 25-18, 25-12
No. 3 Connecticut College def. No. 6 Trinity 25-19, 25-20, 25-18
No. 5 Amherst def. No. 4 Middlebury 25-19, 21-25, 17-25, 25-21, 15-13
Little East Conference Semifinals
Plymouth State (30-4) def. Western Connecticut (26-8) 25-22, 25-20, 27-25
UMass Boston (28-4) def. Rhode Island College (18-19) 25-10, 25-16, 25-16
FIRST, Trot, $2,500
K-Roc, G. Mosher 8.60, 2.20, 2.40
Pembroke Heat Wave, H. Campbell 2.20, 2.10
Sharif Kosmos, T. Wing 2.60
T: 2:02.3. Ex 4-3, 11.60.
SECOND, Pace, $2,200
E-Business, H. Campbell 3.40, 2.20, 2.10
Western Hope, K. Switzer Jr. 2.40, 2.10
Sheworeayellowribn, D. Dickison 4.20
T: 2:01.3. Ex 2-3, 11.80. Tri 2-3-5, 115.40. DD 4-2, 43.40.
THIRD, Pace, $2,200
Lotta Speed, S. Mahar 35.60, 5.20, 4.80
Rollys Express, G. Gray 6.00, 9.40
Cold Stream Pete, G. Mosher 3.00
T: 2:00.3. Ex 6-5, 283.00. Tri 6-5-A, 388.60.
FOURTH, Pace, $2,750
Tricky Rabbit, G. Bowden 6.40, 3.40, 3.20
Laken Ledge Angel, S. Gray 10.00, 3.80
Merry B Lucky, M. Downey 2.20
T: 2:03.4. Ex 6-5, 52.00. Tri 6-5-3, 130.80.
FIFTH, Pace, $2,200
Motu Elite Hanover, S. Gray 3.60, 2.80, 2.10
Point Well Taken, K. Switzer Jr. 5.20, 2.60
Matt’s Got It, D. Dickison 4.00
T: 1:58.3. Ex 4-2, 10.60. Tri 4-2-6, 38.00.
SIXTH, Pace, $2,200
Miss Annalise, S. Gray 6.60, 2.80, 2.60
On The Avenue, H. Campbell 3.00, 5.40
Vacationland Vance, S. Mahar 11.40
T: 2:02. Ex 2-3, 17.80. Tri 2-3-6, 72.20.
SEVENTH, Pace, $4,250
Work Out, H. Campbell 3.40, 2.40, 2.10
Fox Valley Lovebug, G. Mosher 7.60, 2.60
Badlands Pride, S. Gray 2.10
T: 2:00.2. Ex 1-3, 61.00. Tri 1-3-4, 41.60. Pk3 4-2-1, 23.80.
EIGHTH, Pace, $3,250
Skill Factor, M. Downey 8.80, 4.60, 4.60
Danderosa, D. Dickison 3.40, 2.60
Membership, S. Mahar 2.40
T: 2:00. Ex 5-2, 14.80. Tri 5-2-3, 34.80.
NINTH, Pace, $8,000
Rodeo Du Ruisseau, S. Gray 3.80, 4.60, 2.10
Take The Risk, H. Campbell 2.60, 2.10
Town Fool, G. Mosher 2.10
T: 1:56.4. Ex 3-5, 17.00. tri 3-5-4, 24.40.
TENTH, Pace, $2,200
Cosmattics, S. MacKenzie 7.80, 4.00, 3.00
Georgie Girl, D. Dickison 8.40, 5.00
Canaco Oneida, G. Bowden 5.00
T: 2:02.3. Ex 5-2, 35.20. Tri 5-2-1, 213.20. DD 3-5, 26.20.
Total Handle: $20,500.