High School Sports

 
Houlton's Jared Fox (left) watches to see if a free throw sinks with Foxcroft Academy's Max Santagata during their basketball game in Dover-Foxcroft Thursday.

Houlton boys top Foxcroft for third straight win

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 29, 2016, at 6:08 p.m.
“In the second half we had to come out and establish ourselves, and the key was the defensive stops.”

Thursday’s Houlton-Foxcroft girls basketball summary

on Dec. 29, 2016, at 5:44 p.m.

Thursday’s Houlton-Foxcroft boys basketball summary

on Dec. 29, 2016, at 5:41 p.m.
Foxcroft Academy's Alli Bourget (center) tries to get the ball past Houlton's Aspen Flewelling (left) and Kristen Graham during their basketball game in Dover-Foxcroft Thursday.

Houlton girls basketball team tops Foxcroft to stay unbeaten

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 29, 2016, at 5:05 p.m.
The Houlton girls basketball team turned up the intensity and surged past the Ponies 60-47.

TV, radio sports schedule for Dec. 29, 2016

on Dec. 28, 2016, at 7:30 p.m.
Storm Postponements and Cancellations

Storm postponements for Maine high school sports events

By Pete Warner on Dec. 28, 2016, at 4:59 p.m.

Tuesday’s Oceanside-Brewer boys basketball summary

on Dec. 28, 2016, at 10:53 a.m.

TV, radio schedule for Dec. 28, 2016

on Dec. 27, 2016, at 6:21 p.m.
SWIM SCENE

Belfast coach achieves 350th victory

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on Dec. 22, 2016, at 1:20 p.m.
In a recent meet against a young Maine Central Institute team, the Belfast High School swimmers and divers turned in 14 best times and Bob Winslow, coach of the Lions, collected his 350 dual meet win.
Medomak Valley High School's Cameron Allaire shoots a free throw in the Class B State Championship basketball game in February 2015.

Medomak Valley survives tough early-season stretch unbeaten

By Ernie Clark and Ryan McLaughlin on Dec. 21, 2016, at 5:26 p.m.
Piscataquis head coach Jamie Russell (center) runs over a play after the first quarter during their basketball game against Stearns in Millinocket on Tuesday.

Coach passionate about preserving Maine basketball history

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 21, 2016, at 4:32 p.m.
More recently, Jamie Russell has traveled the state procuring memorabilia for the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame’s exhibit at Bangor’s Cross Insurance Center.
Brewer's Zac Duncan (left) tries to sneak a shot past Bangor's Derek Fournier but is unsuccessful during their hockey game at Alfond Arena in Orono on Feb. 9.

Undefeated Bangor hockey team to participate in St. Dominic tourney

on Dec. 21, 2016, at 3 p.m.
Coach Quinn Paradis’ club will have a chance to test itself against another Class A power in St. Dominic of Lewiston and some out-of-state schools next week as the Rams will take part in the St. Dominic Academy Christmas Classic.
Brewer's Austin Lufkin (left) runs up to sack Lawrence's Braden Ballard during their Class B North quarterfinal at Doyle Field in Brewer on Oct. 30, 2015.

Del Frate, Lucy, Lufkin among Gaziano Award semifinalists

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 19, 2016, at 12:46 p.m.
The semifinalists were selected from a field of 25 total nominees.
George Stevens Academy's Stefan Simmons (center) goes up for two past Ellsworth's Zach Harris (right) during their basketball game in Ellsworth Friday.

George Stevens boys basketball team outlasts Ellsworth

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 16, 2016, at 9:52 p.m.
Coach Dwayne Carter’s club used a 20-0 run at the outset of the second quarter as the catalyst for a 74-67 victory.
Hampden's Paul Casavant rounds a light bend just past the two-mile point of the Class A state championship cross country meet in Cumberland in this 2015 file photo.

Hampden track and field standouts commit to Division I programs

By Ryan McLaughlin on Dec. 16, 2016, at 5:14 p.m.

Local sports results for Dec. 14, 2016

on Dec. 15, 2016, at 3:20 p.m.

MDI girls knock off Washington Academy

on Dec. 15, 2016, at 6:40 a.m.
Abbe Miller led a balanced attack with nine points as Mount Desert Island defeated Washington Academy of East Machias 42-36 in a girls basketball game Wednesday.

Dillenback’s jumper lifts Limestone girls past Van Buren

on Dec. 15, 2016, at 6:38 a.m.
Karoline Dillenbeck hit a 15-foot shot in the final minute to give Limestone Community School/Maine School of Science and Mathematics a 27-26 girls basketball win over Van Buren Wednesday.

TV, radio schedule for Dec. 15, 2016

on Dec. 14, 2016, at 5:43 p.m.
University of Maine men’s basketball coach Bob Walsh, pictured during a Dec. 3 game against Duke in Durham, North Carolina, writes a regular blog. Nokomis High School boys basketball coach Ryan Martin used one of those posts to help motivate his team.

UMaine basketball coach’s blog enhances Nokomis’ attention to detail

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 14, 2016, at 5:24 p.m.