Field Hockey

The new FieldTurf can be seen Wednesday at the Winkin Sports Complex, home of the Eagles' baseball, football and field hockey teams, at Husson University in Bangor.

New turf installed at Husson sports facility

By Larry Mahoney on July 06, 2016, at 8:05 p.m.
The new turf replaced a surface that was 14 years old.

Maine Majestix Under-16 field hockey team going to nationals

By Larry Mahoney on June 16, 2016, at 7:37 p.m.
The Waterville-based Maine Majestix Under-16 field hockey team will return to the National Club Championships in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, next month. The Majestix, who finished 11th last year, are among 16 teams in the event. They earned an at-large berth after finishing third at the Region 1-4 Tournament held two weekends …
Chrissy Cunningham

Dexter native to coach Waterville field hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on June 06, 2016, at 7:52 p.m.
Dexter native Chrissy Cunningham has always been passionate about field hockey and has been a tireless worker. Now the 22-year-old is hoping those traits will rub off on her Waterville High School players after she was recently named the school’s head field hockey coach. Cunningham graduated in early May from …

Colby names Ohio State grad its new field hockey coach

on June 03, 2016, at 5:34 p.m.
WATERVILLE | Kelly Terwilliger, with coaching experience at three NCAA Division I schools and a collegiate playing career at The Ohio State University, has been named head coach of the Colby College field hockey program. Terwilliger was an associate head coach at Indiana University and had assistant coaching stints …

Messalonskee field hockey star commits to Boston University

By Larry Mahoney on May 18, 2016, at 10:46 a.m.
Messalonskee High School of Oakland field hockey star Haley Lowell said Boston University is “everything I was looking for in a college.”
New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount (29) runs the ball against the Denver Broncos last year.

New England Patriots re-sign running back LeGarrette Blount

By The Sports Xchange on April 12, 2016, at 1:33 p.m.
Blount has signed three times with the Patriots, who released running back Tyler Gaffney on Monday.

Lawrence standout to play field hockey at UMaine

By Larry Mahoney on March 29, 2016, at 6:33 p.m.
“She has worked hard for everything she has. And she’s very smart. She will be a great asset to that program.”

Messalonskee field hockey standout commits to UMaine

By Larry Mahoney on March 08, 2016, at 2:38 p.m.
“I really wanted to play field hockey at the highest level, and I’m really glad to do it at a great program close to home,” said Lydia Dexter.
Husson University's Deon Wiggins (right) dives past Alfred University's Michael Berardi to catch a pass for a touchdown during their football game at Winkin Sports Complex in Bangor in this September 2015 file photo.

Husson plans new $1 million surface for Winkin Sports Complex

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 10, 2016, at 6:09 p.m.
Husson University in Bangor is planning to replace its FieldTurf surface at the Winkin Sports Complex.
Belfast High School head field hockey coach Allen Holmes uses his last time-out to settle his team down after Leavitt had scored in the second half of their State Class C Championship game in Orono in this October 2012 file photo.

Ex-Belfast coach inducted into National Field Hockey Hall of Fame

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 26, 2016, at 6:33 p.m.
Allen Holmes said he was surprised when he learned late last summer that he was going to be inducted into the National Field Hockey Coaches Association’s Hall of Fame. “It was unexpected. I didn’t think anything about that,” said the former Belfast High School coach, who received his honor on …
University of Maine Athletic Director Karlton Creech (right) looks on as Jack Cosgrove announces he is stepping down as UMaine football head coach on Nov. 24 in Orono.

End of Cosgrove coaching era ranks among top Maine sports stories of 2015

on Jan. 01, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
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Sports briefs for Dec. 10, 2015

By Joe McLaughlin on Dec. 10, 2015, at 7:43 p.m.
Bowdoin coach gains national field hockey honor BRUNSWICK | Bowdoin College field hockey coach Nicky Pearson has been named the National Field Hockey Coaches Association New England West Region Coach of the Year. The 2015 New England Small College Athletic Conference Coach of the Year, Pearson led the Polar …

Bowdoin player, UMaine coach receive national field hockey honors

on Dec. 09, 2015, at 5:52 p.m.
Bowdoin College of Brunswick senior Rachel Kennedy of Trumbull, Connecticut, was named the 2015 Division III Player of the Year by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association.

Local sports results for Dec. 7, 2015

on Dec. 08, 2015, at 6:15 a.m.
Today’s games HIGH SCHOOL Girls Basketball Bangor at Lewiston, 7 p.m. Belfast at Maranacook, 6:30 p.m. Central Aroostook at Madawaska, 7 p.m. Central at Ellsworth, 7 p.m. Cony at Camden Hills, 7 p.m. Erskine Acad. at Medomak Valley, 7 p.m. Forest Hills at North Haven, 11:30 a.m. Gardiner at Mt. …
Nicole Sevey

UMaine field hockey player gains All-American honor

on Dec. 07, 2015, at 6:24 p.m.
University of Maine field hockey player Nicole Sevey has been selected to the 2015 Longstreth/NFHCA All-American second team. Sevey, a senior midfielder from Skowhegan, is the eighth Black Bear in program history to be selected as an All-American and it’s the third year in a row that a Black Bear …

Sports briefs for Nov. 30, 2015

By Joe McLaughlin on Nov. 30, 2015, at 7:28 p.m.
GSA, Greely runners are top Mainers in Foot Locker race BRONX, New York — John Hassett of Castine and Katherine Leggat-Barr of North Yarmouth were the top Maine finishers in the Northeast Regional in the 37th Annual Foot Locker Cross Country Championships Saturday at Van Cortlandt Park. Hassett, a George …

Local sports results for Nov. 23, 2015

on Nov. 24, 2015, at 6:14 a.m.
Results COLLEGE Monday’s Results MEN’S BASKETBALL St. Joseph’s 60, UM-Farmington 56 UM-Machias 85, UM-Fort Kent 81 WOMEN’S BASKETBALL St. Joseph’s 62, UM-Farmington 54 UM-Fort Kent 78, UM-Machias 40 Sunday’s Results FIELD HOCKEY NCAA Div. III Championship Middlebury 1, Bowdoin 0 MEN’S BASKETBALL Penn State-Beaver 92, SMCC k80 US Merchant Marine …

Middlebury shuts out Bowdoin to win NCAA Div. III field hockey title

on Nov. 22, 2015, at 5:22 p.m.
LEXINGTON, Virginia — Grace Jennings’ goal with just 10 minutes remaining in the first half lifted the Middlebury College Panthers by the Bowdoin College Polar Bears 1-0 in the NCAA Division III national championship field hockey game Sunday on the campus of Washington & Lee University. Following a feed from …

College roundup: Saucier powers UMFK women’s basketball team to tourney title

on Nov. 15, 2015, at 9:54 p.m.
MONACA, Pennsylvania — Ericka Saucier recorded 22 points and nine rebounds to lead the University of Maine-Fort Kent women’s basketball team by Carlow University 79-73 to win the Park Inn Invitational championship Sunday. UMFK hit 21 of 29 free throws in the win and took the lead with 4:25 left …

Early goal lifts Keene State field hockey past Husson

on Nov. 11, 2015, at 8:43 p.m.
KEENE, New Hampshire — Kayla Renaud’s goal just one minute into the game stood up as Keene State edged Husson University of Bangor 1-0 in the first round of the NCAA Division III Field Hockey Championship on Wednesday. The Owls advanced to meet No. 1 Bowdoin College (18-0), in a …