Field Hockey

 
Foxcroft Academy coach Stephanie Smith congratulates Emma Tetlow after defeating North Yarmouth Academy in the Class C field hockey state final last November in Yarmouth. Field hockey quarterfinals begin on Tuesday

High school field hockey playoff schedule changed due to rainy forecast

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 20, 2014, at 6 p.m.
With several days of rain in the forecast, the Maine Principals’ Association has decided to change its field hockey playoff schedule. The quarterfinals had been originally scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday at the sites of the higher seeds, while the semifinals were set for Saturday at the higher seeds and …

College roundup: Maine women’s soccer team blanks Lowell for fourth win

on Oct. 19, 2014, at 9:32 p.m.
LOWELL, Mass. — Maine goalkeeper Claudia Dube-Trempe recorded her seventh shutout of the season to lead the Black Bears to a 1-0 women’s soccer victory over the UMass Lowell River Hawks Sunday. The Black Bears struck early in the second half. Eve L’Abbe had an initial shot that goalie Jill …

10th-ranked UMaine field hockey team takes six-game win streak on road

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 16, 2014, at 4:22 p.m.
ORONO | The resurgent University of Maine field hockey team has parlayed a six-game winning streak into the No. 20 ranking in the nation in the Penn Monto/National Field Hockey Coaches Association poll. Head coach Josette Babineau’s 8-6 Black Bears (2-0 in America East) haven’t let injuries sustained by …

Endicott defeats Husson field hockey

By Staff and Wire Reports on Oct. 14, 2014, at 8:51 p.m.
BEVERLY, Massachusetts — Emily Sawchuck scored two of her three goals in the second half on Tuesday afternoon, powering Endicott College to a 4-1 field hockey victory over Husson University of Bangor. Olivia Larson tallied the other goal for Endicott, which improved to 12-2. Francheska Ventura piled up 16 saves …
Mt. Blue High School's Taylor Hollingdale (12) and Hannah LeClair (15) hug teammate Victoria Newbill after Newbill scored the overtime, game-winning goal against Oxford Hills in their game Monday in Farmington. Joining the celebration from right is Samantha Ellis. Walking away from the cage if Oxofrd Hills keeper Shannon Fillebrown.

Newbill goal lifts Mt. Blue field hockey team past Oxford Hills in OT

By Justin Pelletier, Sun Journal on Oct. 13, 2014, at 9:15 p.m.
FARMINGTON — For the second time in as many meetings this season, the Mt. Blue and Oxford Hills field hockey teams couldn’t settle the score in regulation. For the second time, Victoria Newbill played hero in an extra session. Newbill collected a pass just outside the circle up the right …

UMBC shuts out UMaine women’s soccer team

on Oct. 12, 2014, at 9:13 p.m.
BALTIMORE, Maryland — Paige Preston scored 2:17 into the second half on Sunday afternoon, lifting the University of Maryland Baltimore County to a 1-0 America East women’s soccer victory over the University of Maine. Gabby Boehmer assisted on the goal, while Jen Nance made one saves for the Retrievers (9-3-2, …

Local sports results for October 10, 2014

on Oct. 10, 2014, at 9:46 p.m.
Today’s games HIGH SCHOOL Field Hockey Belfast at Camden Hills, 1 p.m. Mattanawcook at Central, 3 p.m. Stearns at Piscataquis, 11 a.m. Girls Soccer DIS at Penobscot Valley, 11 a.m. Houlton at Calais, 12 p.m. Oceanside at Camden Hills, 4 p.m. Old Town at Hermon, 1 p.m. Penquis Valley at …

Maine field hockey team stops Stags for fifth straight victory

on Oct. 10, 2014, at 9:34 p.m.
ORONO | The Maine Black Bears scored three unanswered goals to beat the Fairfield University Stags 3-1 for their fifth straight field hockey victory Friday. After Fairfield’s Felicitas Heinen scored in the fourth minute, Maine responded seven minutes later as Holly Stewart deflected a shot from Katie Bingle on …

College roundup: Fortin goal sparks Husson women past Thomas

on Oct. 07, 2014, at 9:15 p.m.
BANGOR | The Husson University Eagles scored twice in the first half to beat the Thomas College Terriers 2-0 in women’s soccer action Tuesday. Taylor Fortin gave the Eagles the lead when she hit a free kick from 25 yards out into the upper left corner to beat goalkeeper …

College roundup: MMA men’s soccer team shuts out Husson in league showdown

on Oct. 05, 2014, at 7:25 p.m.
  BANGOR | The Maine Maritime Academy Mariners scored two second-half goals to beat the Husson University Eagles 2-0 in men’s soccer action Saturday night. Tom Samson scored on a scramble in front of the net in the 53rd minute and Jonathan Reeks headed a ball into the corner …

Local sports results for October 3, 2014

on Oct. 04, 2014, at 5:40 a.m.
Results HIGH SCHOOL FRIDAY’S RESULTS FOOTBALL Bonny Eagle 54, Noble 20 Brewer 14, Gardiner 8 Brunswick 35, Mt. Blue 7 Bucksport 20, John Bapst 7 Cheverus 41, Edward Little 7 Cony 28, Skowhegan 7 Deering 29, Lewiston 12 Falmouth 27, Westbrook 8 Foxcroft Acad. 66, Hermon 13 Lawrence 56, Hampden …

Stewart scores 2 goals in Maine field hockey victory over Vermont

on Oct. 03, 2014, at 5:06 p.m.
BURLINGTON, Vt. — Holly Stewart scored two goals to power the Maine Black Bears to a 5-1 field hockey victory over the Vermont Catamounts Friday. Stewart scored Maine’s first goal at the 31:29 mark of the first half off a Danielle Aviani assist and the Bears added four second-half goals. …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Oct. 2, 2014

on Oct. 02, 2014, at 7:19 p.m.
BASEBALL AUGUSTA — Central Maine Bobcats travel baseball will hold tryouts for the 2015 season on Oct. 12 and 19. The location and time will be given when participants pre-register with Pete at 462-7913 or Butch at 649-0707. Age groups are 12 years old and up; 13 and up; and …

College roundup: Colby women’s soccer team shuts out UM-Farmington

on Sept. 30, 2014, at 8:07 p.m.
FARMINGTON, Maine – Maddie Tight’s goal at the 27-minute mark lifted the Colby College Mules to a 1-0 women’s soccer victory over the University of Maine-Farmington Beavers Tuesday. Tight trapped the ball, made the UMF defense shift direction, and booted a liner past UMF goalie Sam Hatch into the top …

Maine college roundup: Husson men’s soccer beats Lyndon State, Johnson State

on Sept. 27, 2014, at 6:13 p.m.
Men’s Soccer LYNDONVILLE, Vermont — Phil Frost and Saker Ghanayem each notched a goal and an assist on Saturday to lead Husson University to a 3-1 North Atlantic Conference men’s soccer win over Lyndon State. Frost scored two goals Sunday in Husson’s 3-2 win over Johnson State. Ghanayem’s goal early …

Maine, USM, Husson softball teams playing in Orono on Sunday

on Sept. 25, 2014, at 8:51 p.m.
The University of Maine’s softball team will host three softball games at Kessock Field in Orono on Sunday also involving in-state teams Husson University and the University of Southern Maine. Maine will play Husson at 10 a.m.; Husson will take on USM at noon and Maine will face USM at …

Maguire’s three assists help Colby beat Husson

on Sept. 24, 2014, at 9:21 p.m.
WATERVILLE — Misha Strage and Meredith Keenan scored off Erin Maguire assists less than four minutes apart in the first half on Wednesday to spark Colby College to a 3-1 field hockey victory over Husson University of Bangor. Caitlin Guiney added a goal for the Mules, assisted by Maguire and …

College roundup: Maine field hockey team rallies for 3-1 victory over Bryant

on Sept. 21, 2014, at 8:16 p.m.
ORONO | The Maine Black Bears scored three goals in the final 25 minutes to snap a five-game losing streak to the Bryant College Bulldogs with a 3-1 field hockey victory Saturday. Rosie Bird’s goal six minutes into the game gave Bryant the lead, but Maine responded in the …

Weekend college scores

on Sept. 20, 2014, at 8:54 p.m.
Sunday’s scores WOMEN’S SOCCER Bowdoin 4, UM-Farmington 0 Rhode Island 3, Maine 1 WOMEN’S TENNIS Castleton 5, Southern Maine 4 Saturday’s scores FOOTBALL Boston College 40, Maine 10 Husson 34, Alfred State 28 (OT) Mass. Maritime 26, Maine Maritime 20 (2OT) Trinity 32, Colby 7 Williams 36, Bowdoin 0 FIELD …
Shaunessy Saucier

Maine-Bryant field hockey teams will square off in homecoming atmosphere

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 19, 2014, at 3:57 p.m.
There will be a homecoming atmosphere when the University of Maine’s field hockey team plays its home opener on alumni weekend against Bryant University (R.I.) at 2 p.m. Saturday. Bryant University coach Shaunessy Saucier is an Old Town High School Hall-of-Famer and a former Black Bear All-America East performer. And …
 
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