Softball

 
University of Maine's Felicia Lennon connects with a pitch from University of Maryland-Baltimore County during their softball game in Orono, May 6, 2016.

Injury forces UMaine softball team to juggle lineup

By Larry Mahoney on March 20, 2017, at 1:08 a.m.
Felicia Lennon hadn’t missed a game in three years. But the University of Maine’s senior shortstop, a two-time All-America East second-team softball selection, suffered a broken ring finger on her throwing hand, so head coach Mike Coutts has had to rearrange his lineup.

Kennedy helps UMaine softball team gain split

on March 18, 2017, at 9:15 a.m.
Junior Annie Kennedy scattered eight hits and Rachel Carlson and Erika Leonard each drove in a pair of runs as the University of Maine snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 7-4 softball victory over Montana on Friday.

Maine college roundup: Bangor junior pitches UMaine baseball team past UMass

on March 10, 2017, at 1:39 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 9, 2017

on March 09, 2017, at 3:15 p.m.
Nick Silva

Maine college roundup: St. Bonaventure rallies to defeat UMaine baseball team

on March 07, 2017, at 3:04 p.m.
Erin Bogdanovich of the University of Maine delivers a pitch during a 2016 game in Orono. The left-hander is among 19 returning players who have made coach Mike Coutts' Black Bears the favorite to defend their America East softball title this season.

UMaine softball picked to defend league title

By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 01, 2017, at 3:42 p.m.
Air-supported indoor practice facility Mahaney Dome, which collapsed under the pressure of heavy snow that fell Thursday night into Friday, can be seen on Friday at the University of Maine in Orono.

UMaine plans to assess Mahaney Dome damage, repair roof

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 03, 2017, at 3:04 p.m.
Will Biberstein said there a couple of tears in the dome, including a vertical tear that spanned “approximately 90-100 feet” and a horizontal tear about 8-10 feet.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Dec. 29, 2016

on Dec. 29, 2016, at 3:53 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Dec. 15, 2016

on Dec. 15, 2016, at 3:53 p.m.
Ellsworth High School girl's softball pitcher Megan Hunt (19) delivers a pitch in the fourth inning of their game against Camden Hills in Ellsworth, June 5, 2012. Head coach Roberts resigned his position so he can work with Ellsworth pitchers, as well as those from other communities, outside the spring season.

Ellsworth softball coach resigns to better prepare Eagles pitchers

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 08, 2016, at 10:05 a.m.
Softball coach Rick Roberts resigned his position so he can work with Ellsworth pitchers, as well as those from other communities, outside the spring season.

UMaine’s ‘Male Athletes Against Violence’ to host White Ribbon Campaign

By Pete Warner on Dec. 05, 2016, at 3:16 p.m.
The University of Maine’s “Male Athletes Against Violence” will be hosting “White Ribbon Campaign” week from Dec. 5 to 9, an effort focused on ending men’s violence against women.
Hermon's Hailey Perry connects with a pitch from Old Town during their softball game at Hermon on June 11.

UMaine announces seven-member softball recruiting class

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 29, 2016, at 6 p.m.
Coach Mike Coutts and the Black Bears announced their recruiting class, which includes two Maine players, that will join the team for the 2017-18 academic year.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Nov. 17, 2016

on Nov. 17, 2016, at 6:19 p.m.
Hermon's Hailey Perry makes a catch during the softball game against Old Town at Old Town in this May 2016 file photo.

Hermon catcher signs National Letter of Intent to play at UMaine

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 16, 2016, at 2:28 p.m.
Hailey Perry, a catcher for Hermon, signed her National Letter of Intent to play for coach Mike Coutts’ Black Bears on Tuesday.
Danni Kemp

UMaine softball team raising funds for stricken Stony Brook player

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 15, 2016, at 2:11 p.m.
Kemp, a member of Stony Brook’s softball team, was recently diagnosed with the brain tumor.
Maine Little League umpire Steve Schwartz.

For Portland lawyer at Little League Softball World Series, umpiring a stress reliever

By Ernie Clark on Aug. 10, 2016, at 10:30 a.m.
Steve Schwartz is one of 11 volunteer umpires from around the world selected to work at the 2016 Little League Softball World Series that began Wednesday in Portland, Oregon.

On Deck, a sports calendar for July 21, 2016

on July 21, 2016, at 8:52 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for July 14, 2016

on July 14, 2016, at 8:20 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for July 7, 2016

on July 07, 2016, at 8:32 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 High School softball standout commits to play at UMaine

By Larry Mahoney on July 06, 2016, at 9:21 a.m.
Perry, who will be on a partial scholarship, hit .604 during the regular season and led the Hawks in RBIs with 37.