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Skowhegan Softball at Mt. Ararat (Awaiting score)

By Joe McLaughlin on May 07, 2016, at 4 p.m.

Monmouth Softball at Lisbon (Awaiting score)

By Joe McLaughlin on May 07, 2016, at 2:54 p.m.

Mount Desert Island Softball 1 at Foxcroft Acad. 8

By Scott Anderson on May 07, 2016, at 10:26 a.m.
At Dover, Foxcroft, Mackenzie Beaudry pitched a complete-game three-hitter with 10 strikeouts to lead the Ponies by Mount Desert Island. Abbi Bourget sparked the Foxcroft offense with a double and two singles. Avalon Kerley, Cassidy Parady and Brittany Corson each had a hit for MDI.  

John Bapst Softball 2 at Presque Isle 14

By Terry Cummings on May 07, 2016, at 10:24 a.m.
At Presque Isle, Amy Seeley hit a grand slam home run and also had a double and single to pace the Wildcats by the Crusaders in the first game of a doubleheader. Massey and Cambria; Thompson and Rodriguez (5) Flynn

John Bapst Softball 2 at Presque Isle 9

By Terry Cummings on May 07, 2016, at 10:19 a.m.
At Presque Isle Emma Bouchard paced Presque Isle with two doubles as the Wildcats earned a sweep over John Bapst. Taylor Williams and Jillian Flynn each added two hits for the Wildcats (6-4). Elizabeth Spear and Emilee Soucie had two hits each for John Bapst (4-4). Soucie and Massey; Leavitt and …

Vinalhaven/North Haven Softball at Rangeley (Awaiting score)

By Joe McLaughlin on May 07, 2016, at 9 a.m.

Sports briefs for May 3, 2016

By Joe McLaughlin on May 03, 2016, at 5:54 p.m.
Bruins’ Beleskey, Krejci, Krug recovering Boston Bruins forward Matt Beleskey, forward David Krejci and defenseman Torey Krug are recovering from offseason surgeries. The Bruins announced Tuesday that all three had their surgeries last month and are expected to make full recoveries. Beleskey had surgery on his left hand April 14 …

Dirigo Softball at Madison (Awaiting score)

By Joe McLaughlin on May 03, 2016, at 4 p.m.

Morse Softball 7 at Belfast 3

By Joe McLaughlin on April 29, 2016, at 9 p.m.
At Belfast, Lindsey Faulkingham it a three-run home run to lift Morse (2-0) past Belfast (2-3). Vanessa Grotton had a solo home run for Belfast. Morse  040 021 0 — 7 7 2 Belfast 011 010 0 — 3 3 1 Gale, Sturgis; Parks, Stover

Schenck Girls Tennis 0 at Piscataquis 4

By Brian Gaw on April 29, 2016, at 8:52 p.m.
Singles: Lucinda Wingert (PCHS) def. Olivia Marston (S) 8-0, Alanna Whitney (PCHS) def. Molly Ewell (S) 8-0, Miriah Chapman (PCHS) def. Amee Michaud (S) 8-0; doubles: Morgan Hutchin-Lilli McCormack (PCHS) def. Hannah Johnston-Jada Kimball (S) 8-6

Penboscot Valley Boys Tennis 3 at DI-Stonington 2

By Joe McLaughlin on April 29, 2016, at 7:52 p.m.
DI-Stonington (2-1) 3, PVHS (0-2) 2 (Double match) Singles: Brady Harding (PV) def. Cameron Wendell 8-6, Devon Emrick (DIS) def. David Lindsay 8-3, Jeremy Hartford (PV) def. Brantly Emrick 8-8 (7-5); doubles: Marvin Merritt-Justin Eaton (DIS) def.  Ethan King-Austin Rancourt 8-2; Ennis Marshall-Desmond Billings (DIS) def. Carson Grey & Cody …

Penbscot Valley Girls Tennis 2 at DI-Stonington 3

By Joe McLaughlin on April 29, 2016, at 7:50 p.m.
PVHS (2-0) 3, DI-Stonington (0-2) 2 (Double match) Singles: Amy Hallett (PV) def. Justine Rhys 8-1, Sami Ireland (PV) def. Jess Trainor 8-4, Abby Davis def. DIS by default; doubles: Veronica Pezaris-Nicole Nolan (DIS) def. Mikayla Roy- Makenzie Plourde 8-6, Orly Vaughn-Ali Eaton (DIS) def. Madison Jenkins-Christine Brown 8-6 PVHS …

Piscataquis Community Softball 15 at Penobscot Valley 11

By thom coyle on April 27, 2016, at 6:47 p.m.
At Howland, Delani Bennett and Jordynne Littlefield each drove in four runs to power Piscataquis Community of Guilford by Penobscot Valley. Bennett had three hits and Littlefield notched two doubles for the Pirates (2-0). Amy Hallett recorded two hits and three RBIs for the Howlers (0-1). Arianna McKinnon chipped in …

East Grand/GHCA Softball at Shead (Awaiting score)

By Joe McLaughlin on April 26, 2016, at 4 p.m.

MDI Softball 0 at Bucksport 14

By Joe McLaughlin on April 25, 2016, at 8:40 p.m.
At Bucksport on Thursday, Katelin Saunders recorded a five-inning no-hitter to lead the Golden Bucks by the Trojans. Saunders walked just one batter and struck out nine. She received plenty of support as Makenzie Smith doubled twice and drove in three runs. Emily Hunt and Kaylee Grindle each added two …

Woodland Softball 3 at Hodgdon 23

By Sarah Williams on April 15, 2016, at 9:13 p.m.
At Hodgdon, Taylor Desrosiers struck out 14 to lead Hodgdon by Woodland in the opener. Woodland responded with five singles and a triple, reaching home plate safely three times. Desrosiers contributed two singles and one double, while Sidney Crane added the same, and Grace Graham contributed a single and a …

Maine Central Institute Boys Tennis 0 at Belfast 5

By Keith Holland on April 14, 2016, at 7:45 p.m.
Singles: Nolan Woods (B) def Richard Hollowell (MCI) 9-8; Wendall Grotton (B) def Linfeng Ding (MCI) 8-1; Jordan Bickford (B) def Harry Hong (MCI) 8-0; doubles: Rudi Schnetzer and Jacob Waterman (B) def Dominic Sickles and Charlie Swift (MCI) 8-0; Zeke Ventura and Ian Snowdeal (B) by forfeit

Sports briefs for April 12, 2016

By Joe McLaughlin on April 12, 2016, at 7:28 p.m.
Pine Hill Golf Course opens Wednesday BREWER — Pine Hill Golf Course will open for the season at 8 a.m. Wednesday. The course is open for walkers only but carts will be available starting on Saturday. Smith alleged hit-and-run video aired by ABC Restaurant surveillance footage captured what appears to …

Sports briefs for April 6, 2016

By Joe McLaughlin on April 06, 2016, at 7:33 p.m.
Ex-Jazz coach afflicted with Parkinson’s disease, dementia Former Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan is suffering from Parkinson’s disease plus Lewy body dementia, The Salt Lake Tribune reported Wednesday. Sloan disclosed the illnesses during an interview at his home in Riverton, Utah. Sloan said he received the diagnosis last fall and …

Oak Hill Unified Basketball 29 at Hampden Academy 34

By Andrea Lee on March 10, 2016, at 9:46 p.m.
HAMPDEN — The top-seeded Hampden Academy Broncos battled from a one-point deficit at halftime to defeat the fourth-ranked Oak Hill Raiders in a North unified basketball semifinal Thursday. Hampden, the defending state champion, advanced to the regional championship against No. 6 Lewiston at 5 p.m. Tuesday in Hampden. Lewiston eliminated …

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