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On Deck, a sports calendar for March 5, 2015

on March 05, 2015, at 8:14 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR — Bangor Comrades American Legion Baseball will conduct free clinics four Sundays, March 1-22, with March 29 as a weather makeup date, for Bangor youth at Bangor High Red Barry Gym. Registration and entrance to the gym will be on the Peakes Auditorium side. Clinics are 10-11:15 a.m. …
From left to right, Marcy Bedaw, Aiyana Mitchell, Chana Freedberg, Mayaan Freedberg.

Skaters from Sawyer Arena Win Medals at Skate Your Heart Out Competition

By Mallory Lavoie on Feb. 19, 2015, at 4:23 p.m.
Four skaters from the Bangor Learn to Skate Program at the Sawyer Arena earned medals at the Skate Your Heart Out Competition in Augusta on Monday. Marcy Bedaw won a gold medal in her Free Skate 1 Program; Aiyana Mitchell won a silver medal in her Free Skate 1 Program; …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Feb. 12, 2015

on Feb. 12, 2015, at 8:47 p.m.
BASEBALL GORHAM — The University of Southern Maine Huskies baseball team and coaching staff, led by Ed Flaherty, will hold its 25th annual Winter Clinic 9 a.m.-noon on Sunday, Feb. 22, and its Advanced Clinic 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday, March 7, at the Costello Sports Complex Fieldhouse. The Winter …

Annual free skating show at Sawyer Arena

Bangor Daily News on Feb. 04, 2015, at 9:37 a.m.
Sunday, March 1, 2015 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Sawyer Arena, 107 13th St., Bangor, Maine For more information: 207-947-0071 BANGOR, Maine — The Sawyer Arena Skating Club will put on its free annual skating exhibition at 5 p.m. Sunday, March 1, at Sawyer Arena in Bangor. For information, contact …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Jan. 22, 2015

on Jan. 22, 2015, at 7:21 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — The University of Maine’s Senior and Junior Winter Baseball Clinics will be held Saturdays through Feb 8. Please visit goblackbears.com for more information or contact Nick Derba at 581-1097 or Nicholas.Derba@umit.maine.edu. GORHAM — The University of Southern Maine Huskies baseball team and coaching staff, led by Ed …
Franz-Peter Jerosch, of Yarmouth, and his partner Lindsey Stevenson, of Southborough, Massachusetts, pictured on Jan. 11, finished eighth in the Juvenile Pairs division on Saturday at the 2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Yarmouth skater, partner take eighth at U.S. National Figure Skating Championships

on Jan. 17, 2015, at 8:03 p.m.
GREENSBORO, North Carolina — Two skaters from Maine earned an eighth-place finish on Saturday during the 2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. Franz-Peter Jerosch of Yarmouth and his partner, Lindsey Stevenson of Southborough, Massachusetts, who represent the Skating Club of Boston, are coached by Bobby Martin and Carrie Wall. It was …
Franz-Peter Jerosch of Yarmouth and his partner, Lindsey Stevenson of Southborough, Massachusetts, showcase the juvenile pairs routine they will be performing at the 2015 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Greensboro, North Carolina, on Sunday in Falmouth.

Maine teen figure skater gets chance at US championship

By Colin Ellis, The Forecaster on Jan. 13, 2015, at 10:50 a.m.
FALMOUTH | For a teenager from Yarmouth, a calling almost became a missed opportunity. “The first time I went on the ice, I hated it. I didn’t like the cold, and I didn’t want to do it,” 13-year-old Franz-Peter Jerosch said Sunday. A decade later, Jerosch is headed to …
New Jersey Devils goalie Cory Schneider (35) stops a shot in front of Boston Bruins left wing Daniel Paille (20) during the third period at TD Banknorth Garden.  The Boston Bruins won 3-0.

Lucic powers Bruins past Devils for second straight win

By Mike Shalin, The Sports Xchange on Jan. 08, 2015, at 10:13 p.m.
BOSTON — The struggling Boston Bruins picked up their second victory in as many nights Thursday, and the New Jersey Devils did little to stop it. A night after pulling out an overtime win in Pittsburgh, the Bruins dominated the listless Devils, emerging with a 3-0 decision. Backup goaltender Niklas …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Jan. 1, 2015

on Jan. 01, 2015, at 4:15 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — The University of Maine’s Senior and Junior Winter Baseball Clinics will be held Saturdays through Feb 8. Please visit goblackbears.com for more information or contact Nick Derba at 581-1097 or Nicholas.Derba@umit.maine.edu. WATERVILLE — The 14th annual Fantasy Baseball Trip to benefit the Alfond Youth Center in Waterville …
Former University of Maine men's hockey assistant coach Grant Standbrook (back right) talks with players during a 2007 game. Standbrook is the namesake of the Grant Standbrook Forever Fund, which will aid the program's quest to establish a $7 million endowment fund.

Gendron helps initiate Standbrook fund to support UMaine men’s hockey

on Dec. 17, 2014, at 12:35 p.m.
ORONO | Grant Standbrook’s name is synonymous with the success of the University of Maine men’s hockey team during its drive to national championships in 1993 and 1999. Now, the former assistant coach and recruiter extraordinaire will have his name permanently attached to the program in another capacity. Head …

Former UMaine hockey player enjoying jobs as Pirates goalie instructor, Junior Pirates coach

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 01, 2014, at 6:45 p.m.
When former University of Maine goalie Alfie Michaud hung up his skates after a 15-year pro career, he wasn’t sure what he would do next. He contacted Brad Church, the chief operating officer of the American Hockey League’s Portland Pirates, the top minor league affiliate of the National Hockey League’s …
University of Maine's Sean Romeo makes a save from University of Vermont during their hockey game Saturday at Alfond Arena in Orono.

Freshman goalie Romeo a bright spot for struggling UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 01, 2014, at 3:22 p.m.
ORONO | Freshman goalie Sean Romeo was one of the few bright spots over the weekend as the University of Vermont swept the University of Maine men’s hockey team 6-3 and 4-1. After making seven saves on eight shots in relief of Matt Morris in the third period of …

BU men’s hockey team rallies from two-goal deficit, beats Maine in overtime

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 21, 2014, at 10:17 p.m.
The Boston University Terriers have been an exceptional third-period team this season and the University of Maine Black Bears have won just one road game since the start of last season. And that’s how things played out on Friday night at Agganis Arena in Boston as third-period goals by BU’s …
University of Maine's Devin Shore (center) congratulates Ben Hutton (right) after Hutton scored a goal against Alaska Anchorage during their hockey game at Alfond Arena in Orono in this October 2014 file photo.

Resurgent Hutton, Shore hoping to lead UMaine hockey team to successful weekend at Vermont

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 06, 2014, at 2:47 p.m.
When you are named an All-American, it puts a target on your back. Opposing teams know if they are going to have success, they must find a way to neutralize you. University of Maine junior center Devin Shore and junior defenseman Ben Hutton have been dealing with that scrutiny this …
The University of Maine's Liam Pecararo (second from left) and teammate Steven Swavely fight to keep control of the puck against Alaska-Anchorage's Chase Van Allen (left) during their game on Oct. 25 in Orono. Pecararo assisted on both of linemate Swavely’s goals in Friday’s win over UMass and had the game-tying goal in the third period of Saturday’s game.

Freshmen making inroads, contributions for UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 04, 2014, at 2:30 p.m.
During the University of Maine’s Hockey East sweep of UMass last weekend, all seven freshmen contributed to the 6-5 (overtime) and 3-2 wins over the Minutemen. Five of the six freshmen skaters registered at least one point and goalie Sean Romeo backstopped Saturday night’s win with an impressive 30-save performance. …

Bruins’ Chara out 4-6 weeks with knee injury

By The Sports Xchange on Oct. 25, 2014, at 7:16 a.m.
Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara will miss four to six weeks because of a tear of the posterior cruciate ligament in his left knee on Thursday night. The defenseman was injured in the first period of his team’s 3-2 loss to the New York Islanders. General manager Peter Chiarelli said …
A rendering of a possible indoor ice rink proposed on land next to Scarborough High School.

Scarborough puts plan for $5.5 million indoor hockey rink on ice

By Shelby Carignan, The Forecaster on Aug. 21, 2014, at 1:15 p.m.
The Town Council put a temporary freeze Wednesday on plans for an indoor ice hockey rink at Oak Hill. Councilors also scheduled a workshop on whether to allow cellular phone towers in residential districts, approved a contract to provide dispatch services to Old Orchard Beach and received …

Mainers earn medals at U.S. Adult Figure Skating Championships

on April 17, 2014, at 4:19 p.m.
HYANNIS, Mass. — Eight Maine skaters competed at the U.S. Adult Figure Skating Championships April 8-12 at the Hyannis Youth and Community Center, earning medals in five events. The Maine contingent ranged in age from 23 to 69. Molly Spindler Smith, 30, and Adam Smith, 29, of Rockland earned the …

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 13, 2014

on March 13, 2014, at 3:49 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR — Bangor East Little League Registration, March 19, 6-8 p.m., Fruit Street School, for players ages 4-12; application download available at bangoreast.org, contact Dale Duff, BELL President, at 942-7759. BASKETBALL CALAIS — Calais Recreation Department’s annual travel team basketball tournaments, $160 per team; seventh and eighth grade girls, …
OLYMPICS
Adelina Sotnikova of Russia reacts after placing first in the wonen's free skate program during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games at Iceberg Skating Palace on Thursday.

Russian Sotnikova wins skating gold; judging under scrutiny

By Reuters on Feb. 20, 2014, at 5:51 p.m.
SOCHI, Russia — Adelina Sotnikova smashed her career best to become the first Russian to win the Olympic women’s figure skating title on Thursday, leaving defending champion Kim Yuna sobbing with silver and some neutrals questioning the scoring. South Korea’s Kim had been favorite to join Norway’s Sonja Henie and …
 
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