Field Hockey


On Deck, a sports calendar for Jan. 22, 2015

on Jan. 22, 2015, at 7:21 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — The University of Maine’s Senior and Junior Winter Baseball Clinics will be held Saturdays through Feb 8. Please visit for more information or contact Nick Derba at 581-1097 or GORHAM — The University of Southern Maine Huskies baseball team and coaching staff, led by Ed …
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Field Hockey Academy comes to the PITCH

on Jan. 22, 2015, at 4:22 p.m.
WARREN, Maine – The PITCH, midcoast Maine’s premier indoor turf facility, welcomes Katie Thompson, as its new director of field hockey programming. She will further develop a program already in place by local coaches, by bringing her experience, expertise and enthusiasm to this area. Katie was varsity coach for 11 years …
The Maine Majestix Field Hockey Club's U16 team has qualified for the National Indoor Tournament after finishing 7-0 and winning a regional tourney in Providence, Rhode Island. Team members are (from left) coach Katie McCabe, Hannah Minns, Haley Lowell, Delaney Keithley, Kiley Nelson, Lydia Dexter, Ally Corbett and Autumn Littlefield and goalie Kelsey Thaller.

Maine Majestix Field Hockey Club qualifies three teams for national tournament

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 14, 2015, at 12:19 p.m.
Katie (Flaherty) McCabe remembers when she began coaching in the Maine Majestix Field Hockey Club program seven years ago, “we’d go to [regional] tournaments and wouldn’t win a game.” But things have changed dramatically over the past seven years as evidenced by the fact three Maine Majestix teams have qualified …

Sports briefs for Dec. 19, 2014

By Staff and Wire Reports on Dec. 19, 2014, at 5:38 p.m.
Fort Kent alumni games to tip off Dec. 27 FORT KENT — Fort Kent Community High School is holding alumni basketball games on Saturday, Dec. 27. The women’s ‘game is 5 p.m., followed by the men’s game at 7 p.m. Area youth teams will play at halftime. Alumni will be …

College roundup: UMFK men’s basketball edges UMM

on Nov. 22, 2014, at 11:45 p.m.
Men’s Basketball UMFK 73, UMM 72 At Fort Kent on Saturday, Jake Rioux’s 3-pointer with 3:39 left capped a 19-8 scoring run that lifted the Bengals to victory over the Clippers. Qaadir Ali scored 15 of his 20 points in the second half for the University of Maine-Fort Kent. Joe …

Saturday’s Maine sports scores

on Nov. 22, 2014, at 10:20 p.m.
HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL State Championships Class A: Thornton Acad. 35, Windham 14 Class B: Marshwood 44, Brunswick 18 Class C: Oak Hill 41, MCI 21 COLLEGE Saturday’s Results MEN’S BASKETBALL Bates 74, Husson 65 Bowdoin 75, Saint Joseph’s 69 Colby 80, Endicott 69 UM-Fort Kent 72, UM-Machias 70 WOMEN’S BASKETBALL …

Sports briefs for Nov. 20, 2014

By Staff and Wire Service Reports on Nov. 20, 2014, at 6:49 p.m.
Vaillancourt, Wiggins gain Husson honors BANGOR | Husson University has announced its 2013-14 athletes of the year with field hockey standout Sabrina Vaillancourt named the Clara Swan winner and Ernest “Ray-Ray” Wiggins as the Del Merrill Award winner. Vaillancourt is the most decorated field hockey player in program history. …

Mount Holyoke ends season for Husson field hockey in NCAA tourney

on Nov. 12, 2014, at 7:20 p.m.
SOUTH HADLEY, Massachusetts — Sara LaQuerre and Anna Hartman scored less than five minutes apart in the first half, leading 16th-ranked Mount Holyoke College to a 2-0 victory over Husson University of Bangor in the first round of the NCAA Division III Women’s Field Hockey Championship on Wednesday afternoon. Mount …
Madeline Hoeppner

New Husson coach guides field hockey team to first NCAA berth since 2011

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 11, 2014, at 6:55 p.m.
BANGOR | Husson University field hockey coach Madeline Hoeppner, at the age of 23, is barely older than some of her players. But the first-year coach has guided the 9-8 Eagles to their first North Atlantic Conference championship since 2011 and a spot in the NCAA Division III Tournament, …

Husson, Bowdoin, UNE teams heading to NCAA tournaments

on Nov. 10, 2014, at 5:31 p.m.
The Husson University field hockey and men’s soccer teams are among seven teams from Maine colleges heading to NCAA tournaments. Bowdoin College’s men’s and women’s soccer teams, field hockey team and its volleyball team also are heading to NCAA playoffs along with the University of New England’s field hockey team. …

College roundup: UMFK women win national soccer title

on Nov. 09, 2014, at 12:32 a.m.
CHARLESTON, West Virginia — The University of Maine-Fort Kent women’s soccer team successfully defended its United States Collegiate Athletic Association national championship on Saturday with a 2-0 victory over Daemen College. This the fourth championship in the last five seasons for coach Lucas Levesque’s Bengals. Brianna Mills scored the only …

UM-Fort Kent men’s, women’s soccer team advance in national tourney

on Nov. 06, 2014, at 10:14 p.m.
CHARLESTON, West Virginia — The top-ranked University of Maine-Fort Kent men’s and women’s soccer teams each recorded quarterfinal victories in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association’s National Championships Thursday. The UMFK men defeated No. 9 Washington Adventist 5-1 and the UMFK women shut out No. 8 West Virginia Tech 3-0. …

Sports briefs for Nov. 6, 2014

By Staff and Wire Service Reports on Nov. 06, 2014, at 5:46 p.m.
Five Maine field hockey players gain America East honors University of Maine field hockey seniors Annabelle Hamilton and Holly Stewart, who are both from North Vancouver, British Columbia, were selected to the America East first team by the league’s coaches with junior Nicole Sevey of Skowhegan and sophomore Danielle Aviani …

Castleton State shuts out Husson women

on Nov. 05, 2014, at 9:04 p.m.
CASTLETON, Vermont — Sarah Carlson’s first-half goal proved the only offense Castleton State needed on Wednesday evening as the second-seeded Spartans shut out No. 3 Husson University of Bangor 4-0 in the North Atlantic Conference semifinals. Mallory Costello scored two second-half goals for Castleton State (12-7-1), while Nicole Wershoven netted …

Local sport results for November 4, 2014

on Nov. 04, 2014, at 8:17 p.m.
High school football PLAYOFFS Eastern Maine Class A Semifinals Friday, Nov. 7 A4: No. 3 Portland (6-3) at No. 2 Windham (7-1), 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 8 A3: No. 4 Bangor (6-3) at No. 1 Cheverus (7-1) Class B Semifinals Friday, Nov. 7 B3: No. 4 Messalonskee (5-4) at No. …

College roundup: Berenyi propels Husson men’s soccer team to NAC final

on Nov. 04, 2014, at 7:58 p.m.
HENNIKER, New Hampshire — Stephen Berenyi scored two goals to lead the Husson University men’s soccer team to a 2-1 win over New England College in a North Atlantic Conference semifinal Tuesday. Husson will host Thomas College on Saturday in Bangor in the NAC final, with the winner gaining an …

College roundup: Husson field hockey team rolls to berth in NAC final

on Nov. 02, 2014, at 6:37 p.m.
BANGOR | Taylor Lovley recorded two goals and two assists to help Husson University roll by Castleton State 10-1 in in a North Atlantic Conference field hockey semifinal Saturday night at the Winkin Complex. Husson (8-8) will host the NAC final this Saturday against the winner of Tuesday’s UMaine-Farmington …
Lisbon High School's Chase Collier, right, carries the ball past Winslow High School's Madison Roy as rain falls during the Class C state championship field hockey game at Thomas College in Waterville on Saturday.

Goalie’s clutch play lifts Winslow by Lisbon for Class C field hockey state title

By Justin Pelletier, Sun Journal on Nov. 01, 2014, at 11:30 p.m.
WATERVILLE — Winslow goalkeeper Delaney Wood tried to get senior sweeper Brooke Haskell’s attention as Lisbon sophomore Kaitlyn Philbrick darted toward the cage. “I saw her coming, and I was saying, ‘Brooke [Haskell] behind you, Brooke behind you,’” Wood said. Too late for anything else, Wood asserted herself, cut down …
York High School's Alexandra Jones, left, and Gardiner Area High School's Emily Michaud battle for the ball during the Class B state championship field hockey game at Thomas College in Waterville on Saturday.

York rallies by Gardiner for Class B state field hockey crown

By Justin Pelletier, Sun Journal on Nov. 01, 2014, at 11:05 p.m.
WATERVILLE — The York Wildcats have been tantalizingly close to a Class B state title four times since last winning a Class B championship in 2008, grabbing four of the past five Western regional crowns before falling to the Eastern champion in the state final. After falling behind by a …
Scarborough High School wins the state Class A field hockey championship Saturday with a goal in the final seconds of the game against Skowhegan High School in Waterville.

‘Best game ever’: Murray goal with 2.1 seconds left in regulation gives Scarborough state title win over Indians

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 01, 2014, at 5:27 p.m.
WATERVILLE | After losing to Skowhegan in the last two state Class A field hockey championship games, the frustration for the Scarborough High School Red Storm ended in dramatic fashion Saturday at Thomas College’s Bernatchez Field. Senior forward Kristen Murray scored off a penalty corner with only 2.1 seconds …
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