Larry Mahoney

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ARCA Series driver Austin Theriault (52) leads during the Lucas Oil Complete Engine Treatment 200 at Daytona International Speedway on Feb. 18. Mandatory Credit: Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports

Fort Kent driver registers third ARCA victory

By Larry Mahoney on June 24, 2017, at 10:26 p.m.
Nick Derba was named the University of Maine's head baseball coach on Friday.

Derba named UMaine baseball coach

By Larry Mahoney on June 23, 2017, at 11:45 a.m.
The ‘interim’ has been dropped from Nick Derba’s title.
New England Patriots defensive lineman Woodrow Hamilton (left) shares a light moment with former Patriots running back Harold Shaw during Thursday's Football For You youth clinic held at the Winkin Complex at Husson University in Bangor.

Patriots defensive lineman giving back after memorable first season

By Larry Mahoney on June 23, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Woodrow Hamilton said it is, “kind of hard to explain the feeling you get” when you are a Super Bowl champion.
Hermon's Hailey Perry catches a pitch during a game against Old Town in May 2016. Perry has been named Miss Maine Softball.

Hermon catcher earns Miss Maine Softball award

By Larry Mahoney on June 22, 2017, at 8:03 p.m.
University of Maine's Tereza Vanisova (right) moves in position around Union College's Ava Reynolds during their hockey game in December.

UMaine star chosen Czech Republic’s top hockey player

By Larry Mahoney on June 22, 2017, at 9:27 a.m.
University of Maine freshman Tereza Vanisova was named the Czech Republic’s Female Hockey Player of the Year.
A sign encouraging University of Maine fans to purchase season memberships for the Black Bear men's hockey team is placed in a traffic island in downtown Bangor not far from City Hall.

University of Maine athletics probes Bangor for season ticket-holders

By Larry Mahoney on June 22, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Beginning three weeks ago, the University of Maine has posted 100 signs in Bangor, Old Town and Orono urging locals to purchase season tickets for football and men’s hockey games.
The University of Maine football team will have to make only slight adjustments to its preseason practice regimen this season after rules changes enacted by the NCAA eliminating contact in more than one session per day.

UMaine football adapting to rules changes as NCAA limits ‘double sessions’

By Larry Mahoney on June 21, 2017, at 11:16 a.m.
The Division I Council voted in April to limit teams to only one contact practice per day during the preseason.

Maine Junior Black Bears expanding opportunities for girls hockey players

By Larry Mahoney on June 21, 2017, at 10:14 a.m.
The Maine Junior Black Bears is making a dramatic push with the addition of three new teams.

UMaine women’s basketball team lands center from Florida

By Larry Mahoney on June 21, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Bucksport's Katelin Saunders pitches to Orono during a May 2017 softball game in Bucksport.

Dominating pitching again carries North softball teams to state titles

By Larry Mahoney on June 20, 2017, at 9:52 a.m.
All three will be back next season. Smith and Saunders were juniors this season and McKechnie was a freshman.

New Hampshire driver picks up first PASS win at Speedway 95

By Larry Mahoney on June 19, 2017, at 6:02 p.m.

Coffin Field crew had a busy day preparing waterlogged field for C softball final

By Larry Mahoney on June 18, 2017, at 8:23 a.m.
“It was the worst I had ever seen the field on the day of a game,” Brewer softball coach Skip Estes said.

Bucksport rallies to edge Madison for ‘C’ softball championship

By Larry Mahoney on June 17, 2017, at 8:40 p.m.
Hermon's Hailey Perry connects with a pitch from Old Town during their softball game at Hermon on June 11. Old Town won 1-0.

Hermon, Bucksport players among Miss Maine Softball finalists

By Larry Mahoney on June 16, 2017, at 7:33 p.m.
Hermon High School catcher Hailey Perry and Scarborough High School pitcher Lilly Volk and Bucksport High School center fielder Madysen Robichaud are among the finalists for Miss Maine Softball.
Dan O'Connell

Football coach promoted to John Bapst athletic administrator

By Larry Mahoney on June 16, 2017, at 7:24 p.m.
Dan O’Connell, who has been the associate athletic director at John Bapst Memorial High School the past five years and the head football coach for 15 seasons, has been named to replace Rick Sinclair as the athletic director at the Bangor-based school.
Madysen Robichaud (right) of Bucksport prepares to be mobbed by her teammates after blasting a game-winning, two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning during Wednesday's Class C North softball championship game against Mattanawcook Academy in Brewer. The Golden Bucks won 2-1.

Bucksport senior center fielder on a roll entering state softball final

By Larry Mahoney on June 16, 2017, at 1:16 p.m.

Old Town athletic director leaving to take principal’s post

By Larry Mahoney on June 15, 2017, at 1:15 p.m.
Sisters Leine McKechnie (left) and Kortney McKechnie have provided Penobscot Valley High School with a formidable battery in 2017. Leine, a freshman pitcher, and Kortney, a junior catcher, have helped propel the Howlers from Howland into Saturday's Class C softball state championship game against Richmond at Saint Joseph's College in Standish.

Sister tandem propels Penobscot Valley into ‘D’ softball state game

By Larry Mahoney on June 15, 2017, at 8:45 a.m.
Leine McKechnie is having a remarkable freshman season for the 19-0 Howlers and her sister Kortney, a 17-year-old junior, has been her catcher — as she has been through much of her career.
Madysen Robichaud (right) of Bucksport prepares to be mobbed by her teammates after blasting a game-winning, two-run home run in the bottom of the seventh inning during Wednesday's Class C North softball championship game against Mattanawcook Academy in Brewer. The Golden Bucks won 2-1.

Robichaud’s home run lifts Bucksport to ‘C’ North softball championship

By Larry Mahoney on June 14, 2017, at 9:38 p.m.
Former University of Maine quarterback Dan Collins, pictured during a game in November 2016, has signed a contract with the Canadian Football League's Ottawa Redblacks.
BDN File

Former UMaine quarterback signs with defending Grey Cup champions

By Larry Mahoney on June 14, 2017, at 2:51 p.m.