Field Hockey

 

On Deck, a sports calendar for July 10, 2014

on July 10, 2014, at 6:56 p.m.
BASEBALL MILLINOCKET — Any teenagers or local teams interested in playing summer baseball games against teams ages 13-16 should contact Joe Montgomery at 723-4944. OLD TOWN — The Old Town Recreation Center is launching the Eastern Maine Fall Baseball League, open to kids ages 8-11 (Little League eligible). The EMFBL …
Dexter coach Kristy Veazie gives her players some encouragement at the start of the second half of their game in Dover-Foxcroft Oct. 3, 2011. Veazie has been named the new Nokomis field hockey coach.

Kristy Veazie Staples named Nokomis field hockey coach

By Larry Mahoney on July 03, 2014, at 10:01 p.m.
Kristy Veazie Staples said taking over a state championship team won’t put any undue pressure on her as she replaces Katie Thompson as the field hockey coach at Nokomis Regional High School in Newport. “When I took over (as the head coach) at Dexter (in 2011), there was a pretty …

On Deck, a sports calendar for June 26, 2014

on June 26, 2014, at 7:47 p.m.
BASEBALL MILLINOCKET — Any teenagers or local teams interested in playing summer baseball games against teams ages 13-16 should contact Joe Montgomery at 723-4944. ORONO — University of Maine Skills Day Camp for children ages 6-12, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., July 7-11, Mahaney Diamond. Registration 8:30 a.m. on July 7. Lunch …
Matt Talbot, pictured cutting down the nets after Portland won the Class A baseball state championship in March in Portland, has committed to attend Husson University in Bangor.

Portland’s Matt Talbot to play basketball at Husson

on June 25, 2014, at 7:47 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — The Husson University men’s basketball team received a commitment from 6-foot-7 forward Matt Talbot, who helped lead Portland High School to a 22-0 record and the Class A state championship last season. “Matt is a big piece of the puzzle for us as we look to replace …

Falmouth school board reappoints high school field hockey coach accused of bullying students

By Brendan Twist, The Forecaster on June 18, 2014, at 12:31 p.m.
FALMOUTH, Maine — A Falmouth High School field hockey coach who has been accused of bullying students received a show of support from colleagues, parents and former players this week, while the school board all but closed the book on the issue. Robin Haley’s name went unspoken during a public …
From the community

‘Battle of the States’ field hockey

Bangor Daily News on June 17, 2014, at 4:02 p.m.
STATEWIDE, Maine — Join Team Maine in New England’s premier field hockey recruiting showcase this August at Cape Cod for a “Battle of the States.” The Cape Cod Classic Showcase is a tournament for grades 11 and 12, Aug 2-3. The Supersophs Showcase is for grades eight-11, Aug. 1-2. Both showcases are 11 vs. 11 …
Madeline Hoeppner

Sacred Heart graduate named Husson field hockey, women’s lacrosse coach

on June 04, 2014, at 6:09 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Former Sacred Heart University field hockey player Madeline Hoeppner has been named the new head coach for Husson University’s field hockey and women’s lacrosse programs, Husson’s Director of Athletics Frank Pergolizzi announced in a news release Wednesday. “We are very pleased to have Madeline take the reins …

Sports briefs for May 14, 2014

By Staff and Wire Service Reports on May 14, 2014, at 5:46 p.m.
UMaine field hockey captains named ORONO, Maine — Seniors Annabelle Hamilton, Becca Paradee and Nicole Sevey have been named captains for the upcoming season, head coach Josette Babineau announced in a news release Wednesday. “I am very happy with our captain selections for this coming season,” Babineau said. “Our team …
Nokomis coach Katie Thompson, left, and team seniors  Jordin McGinnis (1), Maria Adams (42) and teammate Ali Manson (20) with the State Championship trophy after defeating York Saturday, Oct. 30, 2010.

Nokomis High field hockey coach resigns, takes post with with Great Schools Partnership

By Larry Mahoney on May 07, 2014, at 8:25 a.m.
Nokomis High School of Newport field hockey coach Katie Thompson said there is never a good time to leave a program in which you “invested a lot of time and energy.” But departing after you lead your team to an undefeated state championship season “would probably be one of the …
Coach Allen Holmes and his Belfast Lions react during the victory ceremony after they beat York 2-1 for the state Class B field hockey title in October 2005. Also celebrating are Jamie Flagg (left) and Briana Curry (right). Flagg has been named the new Old Town High School field hockey coach.

Former Belfast High, University of Maine standout lands Old Town field hockey job

By Larry Mahoney on May 01, 2014, at 2:59 p.m.
Jamie Flagg, who led Belfast High School to two Class B state field hockey titles and was the captain of the 2009 University of Maine field hockey team, has been named the head coach of the Old Town High School field hockey team. The Swanville native is replacing Sarah Estes, …

Husson field hockey, lacrosse coach leaves for James Madison

By Larry Mahoney on April 21, 2014, at 7:21 p.m.
Jen Johnstone, the head field hockey and assistant women’s lacrosse coach at Husson University in Bangor, has left the NCAA Division III institution to become an assistant coach/recruiting coordinator at Division I James Madison University (Va.). Johnstone, a former University of Maine All-America midfielder in field hockey, directed the Eagles’ …

Floridian David Diaz commits to Husson men’s basketball program

By BDN Staff Reports on April 10, 2014, at 2:44 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Husson University has announced that David Diaz, a 5-foot-10 guard, has committed to play for the Eagles this fall. Diaz was the starting point guard at Christopher Columbus High School in Miami, where he helped lead his team to an 18-7 overall record, averaging 11 points and …

Liz Saucier named John Bapst field hockey coach

By Larry Mahoney on April 02, 2014, at 7:57 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Liz Saucier, who spent this last season as the assistant field hockey coach at John Bapst High School, has been elevated to head coach, replacing Gina Schuck. Schuck retired to spend more time with her family after 16 seasons as the coach at John Bapst. “I’m really …

Brewer High names new field hockey, girls soccer coaches

By Larry Mahoney on March 03, 2014, at 9:12 p.m.
The Brewer High School field hockey and girls soccer programs have new coaches with previous varsity coaching experience. The Brewer School Committee approved Sarah Estes as the field hockey coach and David Hamel as the girls soccer coach on Monday evening. Estes will replace Mike Turner and Hamel will take …

Bowdoin field hockey coach named Div. III coach of the year

on Jan. 06, 2014, at 5:09 p.m.
BRUNSWICK, Maine — Bowdoin College field hockey coach Nicky Pearson has been named the Division III Coach of the Year by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association. It is the fourth time that Pearson has been named the NFHCA Division III Coach of the Year, following each of Bowdoin’s NCAA …
Skowhegan's Allison Lancaster (foreground) and Mikayla Toth make snow angels as the celebrate after their team defeated Marshwood in the snow for the field hockey state championship in Yarmouth on Saturday, Oct. 29, 2011. Lancaster was named Miss Maine Field Hockey on Sunday.

Coaches name Skowhegan senior Miss Maine Field Hockey

By Sun Journal on Dec. 09, 2013, at 1:53 p.m.
AUGUSTA, Maine — Skowhegan High School is no stranger to the Maine field hockey spotlight, and its players are no stranger to the game, no stranger to opposing coaches. On Sunday, for the second time in three seasons, one of the Indians’ top performers was named the best Maine has …

Bowdoin field hockey team captures Division III national title

on Nov. 24, 2013, at 3:43 p.m.
NORFOLK, Va. — On the strength of a Rachel Kennedy goal early in the second half, and a strong defense, the Bowdoin College field hockey claimed its fourth NCAA Division III title in the last seven years with a 1-0 win over Salisbury on Sunday. The Polar Bears, who last …

Local sports results for November 22, 2013

on Nov. 23, 2013, at 11:06 a.m.
Tourney scoreboard FOOTBALL EASTERN MAINE Finals Friday, Nov. 15 Class B No. 2 Cony 48, No. 1 Brunswick 38 Saturday, Nov. 16 Class A No. 1 Cheverus 22, No. 2 Portland 19 Class C No. 1 Winslow 49, No. 2 Waterville 18 Class D No. 1 Bucksport 42, No. 3 …
Lauren Bodine

Roberts, Bodine propel Maine women’s basketball team to third straight win

on Nov. 22, 2013, at 9:15 p.m.
BROOKLYN, N.Y. — The Maine Black Bears shot 49 percent from the floor en route to a 66-50 women’s basketball victory over the Long Island University Blackbirds Friday night. The Bears have started the season with three straight wins entering a 1 p.m. Sunday matchup at Syracuse. Guards Ashleigh Roberts …

Local sports results for Nov. 15-17, 2013

on Nov. 17, 2013, at 8:52 p.m.
Tourney scoreboard FOOTBALL EASTERN MAINE Finals Friday, Nov. 15 Class B No. 2 Cony 48, No. 1 Brunswick 38 Saturday, Nov. 16 Class A No. 1 Cheverus 22, No. 2 Portland 19 Class C No. 1 Winslow 49, No. 2 Waterville 18 Class D No. 1 Bucksport 42, No. 3 …
 
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