Husson University

Husson's Ellis Throckmorton (right) tackles Castleton's Moe Harris during their football game at Husson in this October 2015 file photo.

Husson football team eyes third-straight win

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 30, 2016, at 3:20 p.m.
Husson University (2-1) at SUNY Maritime (2-1), 1 p.m., Reinhart Field, Throggs Neck, New York.

Husson football team shuts out Alfred State; MMA falls to MIT

on Sept. 24, 2016, at 9:24 p.m.
BANGOR | Obie Christmas rushed for two touchdowns and John Smith compiled 153 yards on the ground as Husson University used a balanced attack to defeat Alfred State 35-0 at the Winkin Complex on Saturday. The 2-1 Eagles raced out to a 28-0 lead at halftime and did not …

Junior’s four touchdowns help power Husson past Dean College

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 16, 2016, at 10:02 p.m.
The junior tailback from Fayetteville, Georgia, tallied 280 yards on 39 carries and four touchdowns.
Zak Boisvert

UMaine men’s basketball assistant coach leaving for Army

on Sept. 09, 2016, at 3:55 p.m.
A University of Maine men’s basketball assistant coach is leaving coach Bob Walsh’s staff.

Husson picked to win ECFC football championship

By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 24, 2016, at 7:08 p.m.
Husson University of Bangor has been selected to claim the conference title again this year in a preseason poll.
Husson University junior running back John Smith is looking forward to his team's season-opener on Sept. 3 at Alfred (New York) University.

Husson running back on record-setting pace as team aims for NCAA tourney

By Larry Mahoney on Aug. 22, 2016, at 8:13 a.m.
The junior running back is en route to becoming Husson’s all-time leading rusher.
Old Town's Andre Miller (left) avoids a tackle by a Foxcroft Academy player during their football game on Sept. 25, 2015, in Old Town.

Old Town football star to play at Husson

By Ernie Clark on Aug. 12, 2016, at 11:58 a.m.
One of the state’s more prolific high school football wide receivers of recent vintage has found a collegiate home.
Eddie Mathews

Maine players to kick off season on Husson women’s soccer team

on Aug. 03, 2016, at 6:23 p.m.
The Husson University women’s soccer team will receive a boost this season from homegrown talent as five of the seven incoming freshmen are from Maine.
The new FieldTurf can be seen Wednesday at the Winkin Sports Complex, home of the Eagles' baseball, football and field hockey teams, at Husson University in Bangor.

New turf installed at Husson sports facility

By Larry Mahoney on July 06, 2016, at 8:05 p.m.
The new turf replaced a surface that was 14 years old.

Sports briefs for May 25, 2016

By Staff and Wire Reports on May 25, 2016, at 10:50 p.m.
Husson senior all-star choice NEWTON, Massachusetts — Husson men’s lacrosse senior attacker Brandon Corbo has been selected to compete in the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association East–West Senior All-Star Game. The contest will be held at Golden Bear Stadium on the campus of Western New England University on Friday, June …
Construction has started at the Winkin Sports Complex on the Husson University campus.

Renovations underway at Husson sports facilities

By Larry Mahoney on May 10, 2016, at 6:36 p.m.
Work began this week to replace the 14-year-old FieldTurf surface with new FieldTurf.

College roundup: Wood leads Castleton softball team by Thomas for NAC title

on May 08, 2016, at 7:59 p.m.
CASTLETON, Vermont — Kayla Wood pitched a five-hitter and struck out 11 to lead the top-seeded Castleton University Spartans to the North Atlantic Conference softball title with a 3-1 victory over the Thomas College Terriers Saturday. Wood (9-2) allowed only an unearned run and walked one for Castleton (20-11), which …

Castleton beats Husson to win conference baseball crown

on May 08, 2016, at 5:14 p.m.
The Castleton University Spartans used a five-run fifth inning to rally from a three-run deficit and beat the Husson University Eagles.

College roundup: Husson softball, baseball teams advance in league tourneys

on May 06, 2016, at 8:38 p.m.
CASTLETON, Vermont — Junior right-hander Alannah Healy pitched a four-hitter to lead No. 4 Husson University by No. 3 New England College 3-0 and keep the Eagles alive in the North Atlantic Conference softball tourney Friday at Castleton University’s Spartan Field. Tourney host and top seed Castleton edged Husson 2-1 …

Maine college roundup: Schwanz, Johnson propel UMaine baseball past Colby

on May 04, 2016, at 9:02 p.m.
WATERVILLE | Tyler Schwanz stroked a two-run home run and two doubles on Wednesday afternoon, sparking the University of Maine to a 9-3 baseball victory over Colby College at Coombs Field. Schwanz hit a two-run homer during a four-run second inning that gave the Black Bears (11-22) the lead …

Deshaies lifts Husson women’s lacrosse into semifinals

on April 29, 2016, at 9:34 p.m.
BANGOR | Amanda Deshaies scored on a free position shot with 3:11 remaining on Friday afternoon, lifting fourth-seeded Husson University to a 12-11 victory over No. 5 Green Mountain College in a North Atlantic Conference women’s lacrosse quarterfinal at Boucher Field. Deshaies connected for six goals to propel Husson …

College roundup: Husson baseball records conference sweep over Thomas

on April 28, 2016, at 9:42 p.m.
WATERVILLE | Husson’s Brandon Reilly scattered seven hits over seven innings to lead the Eagles to an 11-1 North Atlantic Conference baseball win over the Thomas College Terriers in the first game of a doubleheader Thursday at H. Allen Ryan Field. Husson won the second game 6-3 for a …

Maine college roundup: UMaine, Yale split softball twinbill

on April 27, 2016, at 9:27 p.m.
NEW HAVEN, Connecticut —Ashley Derrick’s two-run double sparked a three-run second inning that helped the University of Maine earn a 4-2 victory in the opener of a Wednesday softball doubleheader against Yale. Yale came back to win the second game 3-0. In Game 1, Annie Kennedy (6-4) and Erin Bogdanovich …

Maine college roundup: Deshaies propels Husson women’s lacrosse past MMA

on April 25, 2016, at 9:33 p.m.
BANGOR — Amanda Deshaies netted five goals and added an assist on Monday afternoon to spark Husson University to a 13-3 North Atlantic Conference women’s lacrosse victory over Maine Maritime Academy at Boucher Field. Samara Oliver scored twice for Husson (6-6, 5-3 NAC), while Alissa Fallon provided a goal and …

Husson softball team earns league split; Castleton sweeps baseball team

on April 24, 2016, at 10:55 a.m.
BANGOR — Sami Cyr drove in two runs with a double and a single in the second game, leading the Husson University Eagles to a 7-4 victory and a split of their North Atlantic Conference softball doubleheader against the New England College Pilgrims Saturday at O’Keefe Field. NEC won the …