BASKETBALL BANGOR — Kissy Walker, head coach of Husson University’s women’s basketball team, invites high school, middle school and youth coaches to a free open week of practices 5:30-7:30 p.m., Oct. 17-19, and 4:30-6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 20, at Husson. Rick Torbett, from Better Basketball and… Read More
    MINNEAPOLIS — Now that the NFL is providing tickets for an entire youth football team from Minneapolis to attend the Super Bowl, it’s also giving away more free tickets to the game. The Super Bowl Ticket Giveaway will be a nationwide initiative. Beginning this week and… Read More
    INDIANOLA, Iowa — Authorities say a deer hunter injured an ankle while ascending to a tree stand in south-central Iowa. The Iowa Natural Resources Department says 24-year-old Bobbie Stephens, of Indianola, fell about 23 feet into a ravine Sunday in southern Warren County. Stephens… Read More
    HIGH SCHOOL Saturday’s Results Bucksport 47, Mount View 6 Camden Hills 30, Telstar 6 Gardiner 33, Freeport 20 Marshwood 15, Kennebunk 12 Massabesic 21, Bangor 14 Nokomis 43, Belfast 33 Oak Hill 28, Winthrop/Monmouth… Read More
    Football HIGH SCHOOL Saturday’s Results Bonny Eagle 49, Thornton Acad. 14Camden Hills 16, Sacopee Valley 13Edward Little 36, Massabesic 0Lisbon 34, Dirigo 0Oxford Hills 29, Windham 17Scarborough 48, South Portland 21 Spruce Mountain 28, Freeport 21 Wells 41 Oak… Read More
    BASEBALL OLD TOWN — Registration open for Old Town Recreation Center’s Eastern Maine Fall Baseball League for children ages 8-11 or Little League age eligible and Junior League for ages 13-14 played on 50/70 or regulation-size field, with teams from surrounding areas playing games on weekends;… Read More
    Football HIGH SCHOOL Saturday’s Results Dexter 34, Dirigo 13 Freeport 41, Gray-NG 6 Leavitt 17, Fryeburg Acad. 14 Lisbon 48, Sacopee Valley 7 Nokomis 35, Medomak Valley 7 Thornton Acad. 38, Cheverus 0 Washington… Read More
    Football HIGH SCHOOL Saturday’s Results Boothbay 41, Traip Acad. 12 Dexter 34, Mount View 20 Edward Little 26, Cheverus 20 Fryeburg Acad. 48, Poland 6 Leavitt 13, Gardiner 0 Nokomis 15, Oceanside 14 Winslow… Read More
    BOSTON — The Boston Bruins are hoping to build off last season when they reached the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time in three seasons. They took a step in the right direction by signing forward David Pastrnak to a six-year contract worth $40 million on Thursday. Read More
    LIMA, Peru — This was one of those rare Olympic moments where everyone walked away a winner. Paris for 2024. Los Angeles for 2028. And the International Olympic Committee for transforming an unruly bidding process to lock down its future by choosing not one, but two… Read More
    BASEBALL OLD TOWN — Registration open for Old Town Recreation Center’s Eastern Maine Fall Baseball League for children ages 8-11 or Little League age eligible and Junior League for ages 13-14 played on 50/70 or regulation-size field, with teams from surrounding areas playing games on weekends;… Read More
    Husson University has dominated the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference over the last handful of years, having claimed two of the last three conference titles, including a championship last fall. The Eagles will begin their quest for another NCAA Division III postseason berth on Saturday… Read More
    BALTIMORE — Some of the nation’s best Football Championship Subdivision programs are members of the Colonial Athletic Association. That can make cracking the upper echelon difficult, even in the conference preseason poll. The University of Maine football team is not being considered a legitimate… Read More