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On Deck, a sports calendar for Aug. 30


Officiating School

At Presque Isle, 7-9 p.m., Oct. 1, at Presque Isle High School, Officiating School for New Officials, $40 fee, for info contact Harry Orser 207-425-4451 or visit


Brewer seeks coaches

Brewer Youth Football is looking for interested and experienced football coaches to potentially coach in its youth football program for grades 3-4 or 5-6; those interested may send contact information to


Aug. 31-Sept. 3

At Holden, Traditions Golf Club, United States Golf Association and PGA of America’s Patriot Golf Day events to benefit Folds of Honor Foundation; course donates $1 from each greens fee to FHF, which provides scholarships to children of disabled and wounded soldiers, other donations accepted.

Saturday, Sept. 8

At Palmyra GC, Sebasticook Chamber’s Annual Golf Scramble, fundraiser for Sebasticook Family Doctors’ dental program, contact the chamber at 368-4698 or

At Country View GC, Brooks, 9th annual FUTURE MSAD3 Golf Tournament fundraiser, 7 a.m. registration, 8 a.m. shotgun start, $50 per person, $200 per team, to benefit FUTURE MSAD3 campaign; contact Shirley Caler for team signup 342-5993, Darren Mehuren for sponsorships 722-3202 or George Faulkner, tournament director, 930-0287

Monday, Oct. 1

At Orono, Penobscot Valley Country Club, 2nd annual EMCC Foundation Golf Tournament, scramble, 12:30 p.m. shotgun start, $125 per person, $500 for four-person team, followed by barbecue dinner, for info visit


Friday, Aug. 31

At Ellsworth, Yesterday’s Children Inc., 360 Main St., Third Annual Yesterday’s Children 5-Mile Road Race, 6 p.m. start, $15 preregistration or $20 on race day starting at 4:30 p.m., for info contact Judson Cake at

Monday, Sept. 3

At Bangor, 50th Annual Bangor Labor Day 5 Mile Road Race, race-day registration at Bangor Parks and Recreation, 647 Main St., 7:45-8:45 a.m., race starts at 9 a.m., for more info:

Sunday, Sept. 16

At Bangor, Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure 5K, 10 a.m. start at Bangor waterfront, register online at or call 262-7117, preregistration opportunities at Broadway Shopping Center store next to H&R Block, Sept. 6-15, race-day registration on the waterfront, 7:30-9:30 a.m.

Sunday, Oct. 7

At South Portland, South Portland Land Trust and the SP Historical Society’s 1st Annual Bug Light 5K Run/Walk, 9 a.m., proceeds to support park, trail and historical preservation projects throughout the City of South Portland; course leads from Bug Light Park to the Spring Point Shoreway through the historic Willard Neighborhood to Willard Square and then back to the Park via the Greenbelt Walkway; register online now at, pre-registration $15, T-shirt if by Sept. 16, race-day registration $20; Jon Dore 207-767-8257 or visit or contact the SPLT at

Sunday, Nov. 4

At Penobscot Nation, Community Building, Indian Island, 4th Annual Ralph K. Thomas 8K Run, race-day registration 8-9:15 a.m., race starts 10 a.m., preregistration $12, $15 on race day, $10 and $12 for children up to age 10, proceeds to benefit Diabetes Prevention & Awareness, for info contact or 817-7358; or or 817-7301


Bangor registration

At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registrations for its Fall Soccer Program, open for children in grades K-6; grades 2-3 and 4-6 will be separate boys and girls teams, K-1 will be co-ed, $35 for Bangor residents and $45 nonresidents, meet and greet Sept.15, register online at or at 647 Main St., for info call 992-4490.

Bangor coaches needed

At Bangor, the Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is looking for coaches for its youth Fall Soccer Program, teams practice one day per week and play Saturday mornings, those interested may call Tim Baude 992-4493 or email


Sunday, Sept. 2

At Barrett’s Cove on Megunticook Lake, Camden, 32nd annual Maine Sport Triathlon, registration 8 a.m. on race day, race starts 9 a.m., $40 fee for individuals, $70 teams, ½-mile swim, 26-mile cycle, 6.6-mile run, sponsored by Maine Sport Outfitters, for info contact Gregg Perry 236-8779 or

Sunday, Sept. 9

At Biddeford Pool, Gil Boucher Park, 5th annual Mainiac Sprint Triathlon & Duathlon, to support Northern York County Y, 9 a.m. start, race starts at 10 a.m., triathlon is quarter-mile swim, 14.85-mile bike course, 3.1-mile run will finish at Bath House Beach transition/finish area, Mainiac Duathlon will start with an out-and-back two-mile beach run on packed sand, for further info visit or contact Valerie Paavonpera at 631-871-3635

Sunday, Sept. 30

At Orono, University of Maine, fourth annual Cub Tracks Youth Triathlon, 1 p.m. start, mandatory pre-race meeting noon; a competitive, yet friendly, event for children ages 7 to 13; $20 per child, each participant must be accompanied by an adult; parents or guardians are expected to stay onsite during the race; register by visiting; preregistration required; no race-day registration; for info call 973-4600

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