High School Sports

 
Gray-New Gloucester's Alicia Dumont (left) battles to keep control of a rebound against Houlton's Emma Peterson during their Class B girls basketball state championship game at the Augusta Civic Center on Friday. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Gray-New Gloucester outlasts Houlton for ‘B’ girls state crown

By Ernie Clark on March 03, 2017, at 8:49 p.m.

Aroostook County all-star teams

on March 03, 2017, at 5:54 p.m.
Brewer's Austin Lufkin prepares to throw the shot put during the PVC-Eastern Maine Indoor Track League Championship meet at the University of Maine in Orono on Feb. 10.

Lufkin, Tardy among top seeds at New England Championships

By Ryan McLaughlin on March 02, 2017, at 3:19 p.m.
Brewer High School shot putter Austin Lufkin and Mount Desert Island distance runner Tia Tardy have made history.
Husson University's Chandler Guerrette goes up for two past University of Maine at Farmington's Elizabeth Ferry during a 2015 game at Newman Gymnasium in Bangor.

Humble senior guard enjoys memorable career for Husson women

By Larry Mahoney on March 01, 2017, at 1:22 p.m.
“She is an amazing athlete but she is 100 times a better person than an athlete.”
Brewer's Zac Duncan (left) moves the puck around Presque Isle's Denny Young during their Class B boys hockey quarterfinal playoff game at Penobscot Ice Arena in Brewer Tuesday.

Brewer to battle Old Town-Orono in semifinal

on Feb. 28, 2017, at 9:30 p.m.
Coach Brian McDormand of Old Town High School, pictured during a game in December 2014, has resigned his position after seven seasons.

Two local high school basketball coaches resign from positions

By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 28, 2017, at 7:20 p.m.
George Stevens Academy's Taylor Schildroth (right) drives up for two past Fort Fairfield's Jared Harvey during their Class C boys basketball championship game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on March 25. Schildroth was named the BDN's William Warner tourney MVP in Class C.

GSA’s Schildroth repeats as ‘C’ North boys tournament MVP

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 28, 2017, at 7:18 p.m.

2017 BDN North region all-tournament boys basketball teams

on Feb. 28, 2017, at 6:01 p.m.

Puck drops on Class B North hockey playoffs Tuesday night

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 27, 2017, at 9:05 p.m.
Hampden Academy’s fourth-seeded Broncos, 13-5, will take on No. 5 Houlton/Hodgdon/Southern Aroostook/Katahdin, 9-8-1, at approximately 7:10 at the Penobscot Ice Arena in Brewer.
Houlton's Kolleen Bouchard, right, is guarded by Hermon's Chloe Raymond during Wednesday's Class B North semifinal.

Houlton junior claims third straight Osborne tourney MVP honor

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 27, 2017, at 3:47 p.m.
Kolleen Bouchard led Houlton to its third consecutive regional championship and the Shires will be gunning for their third consecutive state championship against Gray-New Gloucester.

2017 BDN North region all-tournament basketball teams

on Feb. 27, 2017, at 2:36 p.m.

Saturday’s tourney basketball summaries

on Feb. 26, 2017, at 1:23 p.m.

Region wrestlers qualify for New England championships

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 26, 2017, at 12:29 a.m.
George Stevens Academy celebrates after defeating Fort Fairfield 59-45 in the Class C North championship at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Saturday night.

GSA outlasts Fort Fairfield for ‘C’ North boys basketball title

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 25, 2017, at 11:58 p.m.
The juggernaut George Stevens Academy boys basketball team got tested Saturday night, but its status as Class C North champion remains intact for a second straight year.
Dexter celebrates after defeating George Stevens Academy during their Class C girls North basketball championship game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Saturday.

Peach powers Dexter girls past GSA for ‘C’ North title

By Pete Warner on Feb. 25, 2017, at 10:44 p.m.
Despite facing a formidable post duo from George Stevens Academy on Saturday night, Dexter was able to work its game plan well enough to take home a regional championship.
Mount Desert Island's Andrew Shea (from left), Mount Desert Island's Owen Mild, and Mount Desert Island's MacLean Shea celebrate as their team defeats Orono during their Class B boys basketball championship game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Saturday.
Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Defense leads MDI past Orono for ‘B’ North boys championship

By Ernie Clark on Feb. 25, 2017, at 7:41 p.m.
Houlton's Kolleen Bouchard (left) embraces Rylee Warman after defeating Foxcroft Academy during their Class B girls basketball championship game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Saturday. Ashley L. Conti | BDN  
Ashley L. Conti

Late 3-pointer helps Houlton girls hold off Foxcroft for ‘B’ North championship

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 25, 2017, at 6:59 p.m.
Alexandra Lessard from Forest Hills High School is able to get her hands on a ball controlled by Vinalhaven's Gilleyanne Davis-Oakes in the second half of the Class D Regional Final Saturday in Augusta.  
Amber Waterman Thomas

Greenville boys, Vinalhaven girls claim ‘D’ South basketball titles

on Feb. 25, 2017, at 4:53 p.m.
Shead High Schools girls basketball senior captains Katelyn Mitchell (left) and Holly Preston (center) and teammate Cassidy Wilder (right) hold their team's championship plaque into the air for cheering fans, surrounded by their other teammates, following their Class D girls final basketball game against Southern Aroostook at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Saturday morning. 
Micky Bedell | BDN

Shead girls edge Southern Aroostook for second straight ‘D’ North title

By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 25, 2017, at 1:36 p.m.
The Dexter Tigers celebrate their 47-44 victory over Stearns in their Class C North semifinal game Friday night at the Cross Center in Bangor.

Linda Coan O’Kresik | BDN

Dexter girls hold on, upset No. 1 Stearns in ‘C’ semifinal

By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 24, 2017, at 10:10 p.m.