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Maine Marathon to benefit Robbie Foundation

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 19, 2014, at 3:03 p.m.
SCARBOROUGH, Maine — The Robbie Foundation, which raises money to help special needs children and youth with developmental disabilities in Maine, is the recipient of Maine Marathon, which will be held Sunday, Oct. 5, in Portland. All the proceeds from this premier race, which is a qualifier for the Boston …
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Husson women’s soccer to hold high school prospect day

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 18, 2014, at 3:06 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Husson women’s soccer will hold a High School Prospect Identification Day 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at Boucher Field on Husson’s campus. Registration will begin at 10:30 a.m. The Husson University High School Prospect Identification Day is open to female players who are in high school grades nine-12 …
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Husson to hold one-day basketball clinics during school year

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 18, 2014, at 3:01 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine – Husson University will be hosting 15, one-day basketball clinics throughout the school year for boys and girls in grades three through eight. The focus of the clinics is on skill development: ball handling, footwork, shooting, passing, along with other basic skills and concepts needed to be a successful …
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Player registrations for Maine Junior Black Bears

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 11, 2014, at 4:45 p.m.
ORONO, Maine — The Maine Junior Black Bears is accepting player registrations for the 2014-2015 season for all levels from Learn to Skate to Bantams and will have a live registration noon-2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 14, at Alfond Arena. Rental equipment will be available at this event. Players should be registered …
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Forest Priestley Memorial 5K to benefit students, trails

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 11, 2014, at 4:24 p.m.
CAMDEN, Maine – The first Forest Priestley Memorial 5K race at Camden Hills Regional High School will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, on Homecoming Weekend. Runners and walkers of all levels are invited to participate in this competitive and friendly event. The homecoming race has always attracted a wide field of runners from …
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Black Bear Attack Adventure Race 2014

By Lauri Sidelko on Sept. 11, 2014, at 2:20 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Location: UMaine Recreation Center, 5748 Memorial Union, Orono , Maine For more information: 207-581-1423; umaine.edu/aod/black-bear-attack/ ORONO, Maine — A 3.5-Mile Mud run, obstacle course adventure race on the trails of the University of Maine. Expect to run hills, climb walls, crawl …
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Empty Arms Remembrance Walk

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 10, 2014, at 12:40 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — The annual Eastern Maine Medical Center Empty Arms Remembrance Walk will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, at Mount Hope Cemetery. Registration is at 9 a.m. Participants should meet near the cemetery’s Mount Hope entrance. The one-mile walk is meant to remember and honor those touched by the …
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Blue on Blue benefit softball game

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 10, 2014, at 10:10 a.m.
ORONO, Maine — The Blue on Blue softball game featuring the Police team vs. Maine Black Bears Hockey team to benefit Special Olympics Maine will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at the University of Maine’s Kessock Softball field. No admission fee, but donations will benefit Special Olympics …
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A.A.U. BASEBALL tryouts ages:12U, 13U & 15U

By peter howard on Sept. 09, 2014, at 2:43 p.m.
CENTRAL MAINE BOBCATS travel BASEBALL will be having tryouts, October 12 & 19th 2014,for the 2015 season, for the following age groups: 12U, 13U & 15U. pre registration is required. Location and time will be given when you pre register. for more info call Pete@ 462-7913 or Butch@ 649-0707 This …
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MAC Basketball Shooting Day Camp

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 09, 2014, at 10:48 a.m.
HAMPDEN, Maine — MAC Basketball Shooting Day Camp featuring five 3-hour sessions Saturday-Monday, Oct. 11-13, at Hampden Recreation gymnasium. Five campers will be assigned to each coach. Cost is $150, which includes book on shooting, shooting target, pre-testing, post-contest testing, camp T-shirt, videotaping, written evaluation and live demonstrations. Sessions on Saturday and …
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Fall basketball clinic at CMCC

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 09, 2014, at 10:39 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Central Maine Community Colleg, 1250 Turner St., Auburn For more information: 207-755-5251; cmmustangs.com AUBURN, Maine — Fall basketball clinics will be held for players in grades 8-12 Sept. 21 and 28, at …
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Tennis Round Robin tournament to benefit aging in place program

By Kara Janes on Sept. 09, 2014, at 8:54 a.m.
Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Blue Hill Country Club, 213 Parker Point Road, Blue Hill, Maine For more information: 207-374-5852; athomedowneast.org BLUE HILL, Maine – There will be a 5-round tennis tournament to benefit At Home Downeast, a program that supports aging in place, will be held …
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Coaches clinic slated at UMaine

Bangor Daily News on Sept. 08, 2014, at 9:52 a.m.
Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Memorial Gymnasium, University of Maine, Orono For more information: 207-581-1075; static.psbin.com/4/s/gpodig7nmtkbh4/clinic_flyer.pdf ORONO, Maine — University of Maine head basketball coaches Bob Walsh and Richard Barron will join forces with legendary coaches Van Chancellor (LSU, Mississippi, Houston Comets) and Dean Lockwood …
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5K walk/run Race for Myeloma Sept. 20

Bangor Daily News on Aug. 28, 2014, at 4 p.m.
BANGOR, Maine — 5K walk or run Race for Myeloma, a rare and incurable blood cancer, Saturday, Sept. 20, James Doughty School, 143 Fifth St. Race day registration at 8:30 a.m.; walking starts at 9:45 a.m. and running at 10 a.m. Registration $20. Visit www.bangorraceformyeloma.com for forms and information. Darling’s …
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Pine Cone Open Tennis Tournament in Portland

Bangor Daily News on Aug. 28, 2014, at 3:43 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — The Pine Cone Open Tennis Tournament will be held on the weekend of Sept. 6-7, at Deering High School courts, Portland. Competition will be held in men’s open singles and doubles as well as in women’s singles. Interested players should contact Tournament Director Chris Nordenson at 671-4886 or by …
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Sports legends to take part in Special Olympics fundraiser

Bangor Daily News on Aug. 28, 2014, at 3:35 p.m.
BOOTHBAY, Maine — Local and Nationally known sports legends and Hall of Famers are making arrangements to meet in Boothbay for the 24th annual Boothbay Charities Classic Golf Tournament, Lobster Bake and Sports Auction Sept. 26 and 27. All proceeds will benefit Special Olympics Maine. Whether it’s football, baseball, hockey, racing or golf, …
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Annual Bob Boucher Memorial 5K Run/Walk Set for Sept. 21

on Aug. 28, 2014, at 2:49 p.m.
AUBURN, Maine — A longtime teacher, coach and athletic director at Saint Dominic Academy, Bob Boucher dedicated his professional life to teaching students the importance of character and fair play. In an effort to support the student experience and the athletic program at the school, the eighth annual Bob Boucher Memorial …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Aug. 15, 2014

on Aug. 14, 2014, at 6:52 p.m.
BASEBALL OLD TOWN — The Old Town Recreation Center is launching the Eastern Maine Fall Baseball League, open to kids ages 8-11 (Little League eligible). The EMFBL will be kid pitch and will feature a 14-game regular season, beginning Aug. 24. The league will include playoffs. Towns are allowed to …
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Trails End Festival 5K to benefit trail maintenance, art

Bangor Daily News on Aug. 14, 2014, at 4:54 p.m.
MILLINOCKET, Maine — The second annual Trails End Festival 5K run/walk and 2.5K walk to benefit the Michaud Trail Maintenance Fund and Millinocket Friends of the Arts, at 8 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 13 Registration 7-8 a.m. Entry fee $15; children 12 and under, $5. Awards & raffle prizes, canvas shopping bags …
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L-R Key Sponsors: Joe Caruso, Sorrento Dental Clubhouse Registration Sponsor; Paul Tracy, Charity Tournament Director; Tom Wheeler, Darling’s Chevrolet Tournament Outfitter; Front - Pilgrim Tracy, Official Scramble Mascot.

17th annual Schoodic Scramble at Winter Harbor

Bangor Daily News on Aug. 11, 2014, at 2:03 p.m.
WINTER HARBOR, Maine — The 17th annual Schoodic Scramble will be held Saturday, Sept. 13, at Grindstone Golf Course in Winter Harbor.  Volunteers from all over Hancock County will be on hand to provide the amenities that make this event a “must play” for golfers. Proceeds from the Schoodic Scramble benefit …
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