Road racing

 

On deck, a sports calendar for Feb. 27, 2014

on Feb. 27, 2014, at 6:28 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR — Baseball Coaches Clinic, 5-8 p.m. March 2, at Sluggers, instructed by Husson baseball coaching staff. Cost is $75 per coach. Topics include team building and chemistry; philosophies of team, pitching, hitting and defense; pitching mechanics; managing pitching staff; hitting and bunting mechanics; hitting and bunting drills; infield …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Feb. 6, 2014

on Feb. 06, 2014, at 7:26 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR — Husson University will hold February break baseball camps for kids ages 7-18. Offensive camp will be held Feb. 17-18; and pitching and defensive camp will be held Feb. 19-20. Offensive covers hitting, bunting, base running and other similar skills. Defensive covers pitching, catching, infield and outfield play …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Jan. 30, 2014

on Jan. 30, 2014, at 5:06 p.m.
BASEBALL BANGOR — Husson University will hold February break baseball camps for kids ages 7-18. Offensive camp will be held Feb. 17-18; and pitching and defensive camp will be held Feb. 19-20. Offensive covers hitting, bunting, base running and other similar skills. Defensive covers pitching, catching, infield and outfield play …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Jan. 23, 2014

on Jan. 23, 2014, at 7:20 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — Nick Derba and Jason Spaulding, assistant baseball coaches at University of Maine, are offering specialized instruction. Lessons are available for hitting, pitching and catching. Special holiday packages are available. Contact Nick or Jason at 581-1098 for more information. BASKETBALL FORT KENT — University of Maine-Fort Kent Athletics …
Gary Allen checks his time after finishing the 50th Bangor Labor Day Road Race on Sept. 3, 2012. Allen will begin a 500-mile fundraising run on Jan. 24 to East Rutherford, N.J., site of Super Bowl XLVII.

Charity, competition fuel MDI Marathon founder’s love of long distances

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 16, 2013, at 11:08 a.m.
Gary Allen routinely runs distances many people would rather not even drive. So when he recently shared word of his latest planned long-distance fundraising sojourn — a 500-mile, 10-day trek from the summit of Cadillac Mountain on Mount Desert Island to MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, N.J., site of Super …

Local sports results for Dec. 9, 2013

on Dec. 09, 2013, at 7:50 p.m.
Today’s games HIGH SCHOOL Girls Basketball Bangor at Hampden, 7 p.m. Belfast at Medomak Valley, 6:30 p.m. Boothbay Region at Lisbon, 7 p.m. Cony at Lewiston, 7 p.m. Edward Little at Brunswick, 7 p.m. Ellsworth at Hermon, 7 p.m. Forest Hills at North Haven, 12:30 p.m. Fort Kent at Caribou, …

On deck a sports calendar for Dec. 5, 2013

on Dec. 05, 2013, at 4:50 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — University of Maine baseball clinic for ages 9-12 4:30-6:30 p.m. Saturdays, Dec. 7-Feb. 8. For information, contact Nick Derba at nicholas.derba@umit.maine.edu or by phone 581-1097. LEWISTON — The Under Armour Baseball Factory National Tryout for high school baseball players ages 14-18 will begin at 9 a.m. Sunday, …
From the community

Annual Reindeer 5K run and walk to benefit Community Christmas Project

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 25, 2013, at 2:53 p.m.
DOVER-FOXCROFT —  Foxcroft Academy Key Club’s annual Reindeer 5K Run and Walk in conjunction with Dover-Foxcroft Hometown Holiday Celebration at 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, at Foxcroft Academy Student Center, east entrance. Registration is noon-12:45 p.m. Participation is by monetary donation or a toy, and will benefit the Community Christmas …
From the community

Thomas F. Chester Frozen 5K road race Dec. 7

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 25, 2013, at 2:42 p.m.
NORTHPORT, Maine  – Annual Thomas F. Chester Frozen 5K road race will take place during the annual Pen Bay Regional Chamber of Commerce Christmas by the Sea weekend at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at Point Lookout Resort and Conference Center in Northport. Racers should check in by 9 a.m. …

Local sports results for Nov. 23-24, 2013

on Nov. 24, 2013, at 9:37 p.m.
Tourney scoreboard FOOTBALL State finals Friday, Nov. 22 Class B At UMaine, Orono No. 2 Cony 30, No. 1 Kennebunk 23 Saturday, Nov. 23 At Fitzpatrick Stadium, Portland Class A No. 1 Bonny Eagle 31, No. 1 Cheverus 28 Class C No. 1 Leavitt 47, No. 1 Winslow 18 Class …

32nd Annual Turkey Trot road race results

on Nov. 24, 2013, at 6:46 p.m.
At Brewer, 3 miles 1, Adam Goode, 15:44. 2, Erik McCarthy, 16:01. 3, Jaron Jones, 16:25. 4, Michael Nelson, 16:30. 5, Matt Homich, 16:32. 6, Tyler White, 16:54. 7, Ben Salinas, 16:57. 8, Chris Bridges, 16:58. 9, Robert Looker, 17:01. 10, Tim Tunney, 17:18. 11, Graham Pearsall, 17:24. 12, Dustin …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Nov. 7, 2013

on Nov. 07, 2013, at 5:51 p.m.
BASEBALL UMaine clinic At Orono, University of Maine baseball clinic for ages 13-18, starts Nov. 16, 6:30-8:30 p.m.; weekly through March 29; clinic for ages 9-12 starts Dec. 7, ends Feb. 8, Saturdays 4:30-6:30 p.m.; for info contact Nick Derba at nicholas.derba@umit.maine.edu or by phone 207-581-1097. BASKETBALL Central Maine travel …
Regina Marquis of Old Town holds her bib number after a post-race ceremony for the New York City Marathon at the Javits Center Sunday.

Old Town woman perseveres after surgery, completes New York City Marathon

By Olivia Simone, Special to the BDN on Nov. 05, 2013, at 4:29 p.m.
NEW YORK — It wasn’t until Regina Marquis of Old Town turned 40 and her two children were grown that the University of Maine course scheduler decided to lace up and hit the trail with her husband, a longtime runner. Over the next decade, she made up for lost time, …

Local sports results for Oct. 28, 2013

on Oct. 27, 2013, at 9:44 p.m.
Tourney scoreboard FIELD HOCKEY EASTERN MAINE Preliminary round Saturday, Oct. 19 Class C CP1: No. 9 MCI 3, No. 8 Hall-Dale 2 Quarterfinals Tuesday, Oct. 22 Class A A1: No. 1 Skowhegan 10, No. 8 Bangor 0 Wednesday, Oct. 23 Class A A3: No. 3 Mt. Blue 2, No. 6 …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Oct. 24, 2013

on Oct. 24, 2013, at 6:28 p.m.
BASEBALL AAU tryouts At Brewer, Sluggers AAU Baseball tryouts at its facility, ages 8-13, Nov. 4 & 6, 5-7 p.m.; ages 14-18, Nov. 5 & 7, 5-7 p.m.; for more info or to register, call 207-951-2250 BASKETBALL Central Maine travel league At Waterville, Alfond Youth Center, the Central Maine Sunday …

Sports briefs for Oct. 21, 2013

From wire reports on Oct. 21, 2013, at 8:09 p.m.
Lyme Disease 5K Road Race set Sunday BELFAST — The Lyme Disease 5K Road Race, a fundraiser for Eric Harvey, will be held at 10 a.m. Sunday, starting and ending at the Captain Albert Stevens School. Runners and walkers are welcome with T-shirts to the first 300 registered for a …

Local sports results for Oct.19-20, 2013

on Oct. 20, 2013, at 9:40 p.m.
Tourney scoreboard FIELD HOCKEY EASTERN MAINE Preliminary round Saturday, Oct. 19 Class C CP1: No. 9 MCI 3, No. 8 Hall-Dale 2 Quarterfinals Wednesday, Oct. 23 Class A A3: No. 6 Cony (7-6-1) at No. 3 Mt. Blue (11-3), 3:30 p.m. A4: No. 7 Mount Ararat (7-7) at No. 2 …
Peter Linquist of Bar Harbor plays a banjo as Jennifer Dutcher of Brighton, Mass., runs along Route 102 in the Mount Desert Island village of Somesville during the MDI Marathon on Sunday, Oct. 20.

Frost sets women’s record at MDI Marathon; Ellsworth’s Luchini wins overall crown for second straight year

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 20, 2013, at 4:12 p.m.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR, Maine — Leah Frost never stopped running, but she had stopped competing in the sport for a decade until convinced by a friend earlier this year to try a 10-kilometer road race in Mexico, where she lived at the time. Suffice it to say she’s regained the racing …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Oct. 17, 2013

on Oct. 17, 2013, at 5:26 p.m.
BASEBALL AAU tryouts At Brewer, Sluggers AAU Baseball tryouts at its facility, ages 8-13, Nov. 4 & 6, 5-7 p.m.; ages 14-18, Nov. 5 & 7, 5-7 p.m.; for more info or to register, call 207-951-2250 BASKETBALL Bangor program At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Rec is accepting registrations for its …

Scarborough woman wins Hartford, Conn., Marathon

By Lori Riley, The Hartford Courant on Oct. 13, 2013, at 6:03 a.m.
HARTFORD, Conn. — Erica Jesseman has only run five marathons, three of them in Hartford. She likes Hartford; twice she has won, and twice she has qualified for the Olympic marathon trials. Jesseman won the ING Hartford Marathon on Saturday morning in 2 hours, 38 minutes, 13 seconds, a personal …
 
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