Golf

 
Golf balls can be seen on Aug. 6 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

Belfast golfer achieves rare feat of making 2 holes-in-one

By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 23, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
Mike Cunningham has been playing golf for three years, but within a month, he has recorded two holes-in-one at the Country View Golf Course in Brooks.

Local sports results for Aug. 21, 2016

on Aug. 21, 2016, at 9:41 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for August 20-21, 2016

on Aug. 19, 2016, at 5:43 p.m.
Bangor Municipal Golf Course, pictured during the Greater Bangor Open in July, is among the Maine links that have overcome hot, dry conditions with an extensive irrigation system. Other courses are at the mercy of the weather.

Warm, dry summer a blessing and curse for Maine golf industry

By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 18, 2016, at 6:42 p.m.
The sun and the lack of rain haven’t been the only issues challenging the golf pros.

Local sports results for Aug. 17, 2016

on Aug. 17, 2016, at 9:49 p.m.

Local sports results for Aug. 16, 2016

on Aug. 16, 2016, at 10:04 p.m.

Local sports results for Aug. 15, 2016

on Aug. 15, 2016, at 10:20 p.m.

Local sports results for Aug. 13-14, 2016

on Aug. 14, 2016, at 9:38 p.m.
Justin Rose of Great Britian celebrates his birdie putt on the 18th hole Sunday to win the gold medal during the final round of Men's Golf at Olympic Golf Course in Rio De Janeiro.

Olympics roundup: Bolt speeds to third straight 100-meter gold

By Wire Service Reports on Aug. 14, 2016, at 9:16 p.m.

Local sports results for Aug. 12, 2016

on Aug. 12, 2016, at 9:16 p.m.

Sports briefs for Aug. 12, 2016

By Wire Service Reports on Aug. 12, 2016, at 8:13 p.m.

On Deck, a sports calendar for Aug. 11, 2016

on Aug. 11, 2016, at 8:49 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for August 12, 2016

on Aug. 11, 2016, at 5:26 p.m.
A golfer watches her ball after taking a swing at Traditions Golf Club in Holden on Tuesday morning.  The club hosts a women's league there weekly, and while there are a number of longtime golfers there are lots of newcomers as well.  “"This is not a league of terribly competitive players,”" said golf pro and club co-owner Colin Gillies. “"We try to make it as comfortable and nonthreatening as possible by making up compatible teams with a mix of skill levels.”"

Women’s golf league bringing fun to the fore for retired ladies

By Meg Haskell on Aug. 11, 2016, at 8:19 a.m.
“We try to be fun and easy and accommodate all levels of ability.”

Local sports results for August 10, 2016

on Aug. 10, 2016, at 9:40 p.m.

TV, radio schedule for August 11, 2016

on Aug. 10, 2016, at 6:30 p.m.

Local Sports Results for Aug. 9, 2016

on Aug. 09, 2016, at 9:12 p.m.

Sports briefs for Aug. 9, 2016

By Wire Service Reports on Aug. 09, 2016, at 8:53 p.m.
Falmouth Country Club’s Shawn Warren watches his shot during the first round of the State of Maine Championship Tuesday at the Sugarloaf Golf Club in Carrabassett Valley.

Falmouth Country Club golfer takes State of Maine tourney lead

on Aug. 09, 2016, at 8:16 p.m.
Falmouth Country Club’s Shawn Warren shot a 2-over-par 74 for a one-stroke lead in the first day of the State of Maine Championship.

Local sports results for August 8, 2016

on Aug. 08, 2016, at 9:30 p.m.