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Region wrestlers qualify for New England championships

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 26, 2017, at 12:29 a.m.
George Stevens Academy celebrates after defeating Fort Fairfield 59-45 in the Class C North championship at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Saturday night.

GSA outlasts Fort Fairfield for ‘C’ North boys basketball title

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 25, 2017, at 11:58 p.m.
Dexter celebrates after defeating George Stevens Academy during their Class C girls North basketball championship game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Saturday.
Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Peach powers Dexter girls past GSA for ‘C’ North title

By Pete Warner on Feb. 25, 2017, at 10:44 p.m.
The University of Maine's Nolan Vesey moves the puck around Quinnipiac's Connor Clifton during a game at Alfond Arena in Orono  last October. Vesey scored three goals in Maine's 5-4 win over Northeastern on Saturday night.

UMaine hockey team rallies past Northeastern

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 25, 2017, at 9:55 p.m.
Mount Desert Island's Andrew Shea (from left), Mount Desert Island's Owen Mild, and Mount Desert Island's MacLean Shea celebrate as their team defeats Orono during their Class B boys basketball championship game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Saturday.
Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Defense leads MDI past Orono for ‘B’ North boys championship

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 25, 2017, at 7:41 p.m.
Houlton's Kolleen Bouchard (left) embraces Rylee Warman after defeating Foxcroft Academy during their Class B girls basketball championship game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Saturday. Ashley L. Conti | BDN  
Ashley L. Conti

Late 3-pointer helps Houlton girls hold off Foxcroft for ‘B’ North championship

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 25, 2017, at 6:59 p.m.
Vinalhaven's Ashleyn Littlefield fights with Forest Hills' Caitlin Logston over the ball in the first quarter of the Class D Regional Final Saturday at the Augusta Civic Center. The Vinalhaven Vikings won 61-45 over the Tigers.  
Amber Waterman Thomas

Greenville boys, Vinalhaven girls claim ‘D’ South basketball titles

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 4:53 p.m.
Raheem Anderson scored 33 points on Saturday to help propel Husson University to the North Atlantic Conference men's basketball championship and a spot in the NCAA Division III tournament.

Husson basketball teams repeat as NAC champions

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 4:17 p.m.
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When The Inevitable Becomes Reality

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 2:12 p.m.
Machias celebrates its Class D North boys basketball championship win against Southern Aroostook on Saturday morning at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.
Micky Bedell | BDN

Machias boys beat Southern Aroostook for first ‘D’ title since 1995

By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 25, 2017, at 2:12 p.m.
Shead High Schools girls basketball senior captains Katelyn Mitchell (left) and Holly Preston (center) and teammate Cassidy Walker (right) hold their team's championship plaque into the air for cheering fans, surrounded by their other teammates, following their Class D girls final basketball game against Southern Aroostook at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Saturday morning. 
Micky Bedell | BDN

Shead girls edge Southern Aroostook for second straight ‘D’ North title

By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 25, 2017, at 1:36 p.m.

Palmer, Bryan share Honda Classic lead

By The Sports Xchange on Feb. 25, 2017, at 11:07 a.m.
University of Maine Orono ice hockey players line up before a home game, Oct. 14, 2016.

Northeastern beats UMaine men’s hockey team in overtime

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 24, 2017, at 10:16 p.m.
There were a couple of brief power outages at the Alfond Arena on Friday night during the University of Maine-Northeastern hockey game, but there was no shortage of power on the ice.
The Dexter Tigers celebrate their 47-44 victory over Stearns in their Class C North semifinal game Friday night at the Cross Center in Bangor.

Linda Coan O’Kresik | BDN

Dexter girls hold on, upset No. 1 Stearns in ‘C’ semifinal

By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 24, 2017, at 10:10 p.m.

Husson men, women advance to NAC basketball title games

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 10 p.m.
Dawn Hutchinson of George Stevens Academy makes shot in the first half of Friday night's Class C girls basketball semifinal against Piscataquis at the Cross Center in Bangor. The Eagles of Blue Hill beat the Pirates from Guilford 50-29.

Linda Coan O’Kresik | BDN

GSA girls use strong inside game to beat Piscataquis in ‘C’ semifinal

By Joseph Cyr on Feb. 24, 2017, at 9:29 p.m.

Friday’s tourney basketball summaries

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 9:23 p.m.

Aroostook League all-stars

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 9:17 p.m.

UMaine women’s basketball team set for regular-season finale

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 8:41 p.m.

Maranacook sweeps ‘B’ Nordic skiing crowns

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 7:38 p.m.