Field Hockey

 
York High School guard Lilian Posternak passes the ball in the Maine Girls Class A Basketball Championship game in Portland on Feb. 27.

York senior wins Miss Maine Field Hockey award

By Ryan McLaughlin on Dec. 05, 2016, at 3:07 p.m.
York High School senior Lily Posternak has been named the winner of the 2016 Miss Maine Field Hockey award, given annually to the state’s top senior player.

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

on Nov. 17, 2016, at 6:19 p.m.

California rallies to knock off UMaine in America East field hockey quarterfinal

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 04, 2016, at 6:03 p.m.
Danielle Aviani scored two goals for the UMaine field hockey team Friday, but it wasn’t enough in an America East quarterfinal.
University of Maine's Danielle Aviani (right) celebrates with teammate Libby Riedl after Riedl scored a goal against Providence during their season opener field hockey game in August.

UMaine field hockey team California dreamin’ for America East tourney

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 03, 2016, at 12:14 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for Nov, 3, 2016

on Nov. 02, 2016, at 5:41 p.m.

York field hockey beats Belfast for third straight ‘B’ state title

By Randy Whitehouse, Sun Journal on Oct. 30, 2016, at 3:46 p.m.
Oak Hill's Erika Hannigan of Oak Hill fires a shot on goal against Maine Central Institute's Christa Carr (right) and goalkeeper  Elspeth Taylor (34) during the second half of the Class C state field hockey championship in Bath on Saturday. Hannigan scored on the play and Oak Hill went on to win 2-0.

Oak Hill tops MCI for school’s first field hockey crown

By Randy Whitehouse, Sun Journal on Oct. 30, 2016, at 3:33 p.m.

Defense lifts Skowhegan field hockey to second straight ‘A’ state title

By Randy Whitehouse, Sun Journal on Oct. 30, 2016, at 3:23 p.m.
Belfast's Kylie Nelson (center) celebrates after scoring against Lawrence during their Class B North field hockey championship game on Wednesday at Hampden Academy in Hampden.

Miss Maine Field Hockey finalist catalyst in Belfast’s title run

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 28, 2016, at 4:14 p.m.
Kylie Nelson didn’t begin playing field hockey until sixth grade.

Husson, UMF advance to NAC field hockey final

on Oct. 26, 2016, at 10:04 p.m.
Belfast's Lindsay Bruns (right) battles for the ball against Lawrence's Lauren Lambert during their Class B North field hockey championship game on Wednesday at Hampden Academy in Hampden.

Belfast surges late to capture ‘B’ field hockey title

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 26, 2016, at 9:46 p.m.

MCI shuts out Winthrop for Class C North field hockey crown

By Will Kramlich, Sun Journal on Oct. 26, 2016, at 9 p.m.
The No. 1 Huskies from Pittsfield scored early and put away the No. 3 Ramblers 3-0 at Hampden Academy.
Skowhegan celebrates after defeating Messalonskee during their North Class A field hockey championship game on Wednesday at Hampden Academy in Hampden. Skowhegan won 3-2.

Skowhegan wins 16th-straight regional field hockey title

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 26, 2016, at 8:10 p.m.
Fourth seed Skowhegan (13-3-1) will seek its 14th state championship in 16 years on Saturday at McMann Field in Bath.
Skowhegan's Maliea Kelso (center) moves the ball up field past Lewiston's Erin Lachance (left) and Katrina Jacodan.

Defending field hockey state champs eye regional titles Wednesday

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 25, 2016, at 1:08 p.m.
The Indians went on to top Thornton Academy of Saco 3-1 for their 13th state title in 15 years.
Mt. Blue's Samantha Ellis (left) and Skowhegan's Rylie Mullen race toward the ball in a Class A North field hockey semifinal field hockey game at Caldwell Field in Farmington on Monday.

Skowhegan field hockey team stuns Mt. Blue

By Tony Blasi, Sun Journal on Oct. 24, 2016, at 9:49 p.m.

Maine college roundup: Husson men, women roll in regular-season finale

on Oct. 23, 2016, at 2:56 p.m.

Goalie leads opportunistic Albany past UMaine field hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 21, 2016, at 7:54 p.m.
The Albany Great Danes beat UMaine 2-0.
Leavitt Area High School goalie Hailey DeMascio (right) sets to deflect a shot from Belfast High School's Kylie Nelson during their game in Turner on Saturday.

Belfast senior among 3 Miss Maine Field Hockey finalists

on Oct. 21, 2016, at 5:41 p.m.
Foxcroft Academy head coach Stephanie Smith (center) amps up her team before their field hockey game against Hermon in Dover-Foxcroft Wednesday.

Undefeated Foxcroft field hockey team winning the numbers game

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 20, 2016, at 2:25 p.m.
Foxcroft joins two-time defending Class B state champion York as the only undefeated, untied teams statewide this year.
Field hockey sticks lay on the ground while the Foxcroft Academy team is announced before the start of their game against Hermon in Dover-Foxcroft Wednesday.

Foxcroft field hockey team ousts Hermon to remain undefeated

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 19, 2016, at 7:49 p.m.
“Obviously we put the ball in the cage, which is what we needed to do,” said Foxcroft coach Stephanie Smith.