Bangor boys, Hampden girls relish EM titles

Posted March 03, 2011, at 5 p.m.

AUGUSTA — After waiting through two postponements caused by snowstorms that moved their games from Friday to Tuesday, the Bangor boys and Hampden Academy girls basketball teams captured Eastern Maine Class A regional titles Tuesday night at the Augusta Civic Center.

The Bangor boys defeated Edward Little of Auburn 41-38 and the Hampden girls beat Messalonskee of Oakland 62-40 to advance to Saturday’s state finals in Augusta.

Hampden will battle Western Maine champ McAuley of Portland at 4 p.m., while Bangor will take on Cheverus of Portland at 7 p.m.

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