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On Deck, a sports calendar for Nov. 20, 2014

on Nov. 20, 2014, at 7:07 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — The University of Maine’s Senior and Junior Winter Baseball Clinics will be held Saturdays through Feb 8. The Saturday of Christmas will be off. Please visit goblackbears.com for more information or contact Nick Derba at 581-1097 or Nicholas.Derba@umit.maine.edu. BREWER — Sluggers is starting a Tee Ball League …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Nov. 13, 2014

on Nov. 13, 2014, at 6:40 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — The University of Maine’s Senior and Junior Winter Baseball Clinics will be held Nov. 15-Feb 8. The Saturday of Christmas will be off. Please visit goblackbears.com for more information or contact Nick Derba at 581-1097 or Nicholas.Derba@umit.maine.edu. ORONO — Registration is underway for the University of Maine …

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

on Nov. 06, 2014, at 7:33 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — Registration is underway for the University of Maine Junior Winter Clinic, which will be held 4:30-6:30 p.m. on 12 consecutive Saturdays; and its Senior Winter Clinic, which will be held 6:30-8:30 p.m. on 12 consecutive Saturdays. Cost is $250 for instruction with UMaine players and coaches.The goal …

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

on Oct. 30, 2014, at 8:11 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — Registration is underway for the University of Maine Junior Winter Clinic, which will be held 4:30-6:30 p.m. on 12 consecutive Saturdays; and its Senior Winter Clinic, which will be held 6:30-8:30 p.m. on 12 consecutive Saturdays. Cost is $250 for instruction with UMaine players and coaches.The goal …
A scene from a Free Ski Friday night in January 2012 at Lost Valley in Auburn.

Once on the brink of closing down, Lost Valley ski resort prepares for season with the help of volunteers

By Jared Pelletier, CBS 13 on Oct. 27, 2014, at 9:59 a.m.
AUBURN | On Sunday, the sound of chain saws buzzing was music to the ears of Lost Valley Ski Resort lovers. Earlier this year, owners couldn’t even imagine preparing for the ski season. “We didn’t think we were going to get open and we had come to the conclusion …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Oct. 24, 2014

on Oct. 24, 2014, at 4:50 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — Registration is underway for the University of Maine Junior Winter Clinic, which will be held 4:30-6:30 p.m. on 12 consecutive Saturdays; and its Senior Winter Clinic, which will be held 6:30-8:30 p.m. on 12 consecutive Saturdays. Cost is $250 for instruction with UMaine players and coaches.The goal …
From the community

Camden Hills annual ski equipment sale

on Oct. 23, 2014, at 4:34 p.m.
Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Camden Snow Bowl, 20 Barnestown Road, Camden CAMDEN, Maine – The annual Camden Hills Regional High School Ski Team Ski Sale will be held 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 22, and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. …

On Deck a sports calendar for Oct. 9, 2014

on Oct. 09, 2014, at 7:07 p.m.
BASEBALL AUGUSTA — Central Maine Bobcats travel baseball will hold tryouts for the 2015 season on Oct. 12 and 19. The location and time will be given when participants pre-register with Pete at 462-7913 or Butch at 649-0707. Age groups are 12 years old and up; 13 and up; and …
From the community

Ski Swap to benefit Cape Elizabeth alpine team

Bangor Daily News on Oct. 09, 2014, at 4:46 p.m.
CAPE ELIZABETH, Maine – Cape Elizabeth High School Alpine Ski Team is hosting a ski swap Saturday, Nov. 8, at Cape Elizabeth Middle School Cafetorium. Drop off ski gear to sell or come by to select new or used equipment. Rodgers Ski and Sport will provide new gear. A percentage of the …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Oct. 2, 2014

on Oct. 02, 2014, at 7:19 p.m.
BASEBALL AUGUSTA — Central Maine Bobcats travel baseball will hold tryouts for the 2015 season on Oct. 12 and 19. The location and time will be given when participants pre-register with Pete at 462-7913 or Butch at 649-0707. Age groups are 12 years old and up; 13 and up; and …
A sign along the Maine Turnpike tells motorists that Exit 75 leads to Lost Valley and Sugarloaf ski areas.

Lost Valley ski area owners, supporters still trying to find a way to open for 2014-15 season

By Scott Thistle on Aug. 28, 2014, at 3:22 p.m.
AUBURN | One of the owners of the Lost Valley ski area said Thursday the resort and community volunteers were steadily pulling together a plan that may allow them to open for the 2014-2015 snow sports season. Lincoln Hayes said a recent meeting with members of the Auburn Ski …
From the community

10th Mountain Club to host upcoming ski championship

on July 09, 2014, at 2:55 p.m.
FORT KENT, Maine — Just in time for July 4, Fort Kent organizers received the anxiously awaited kah-bang they needed. New England Nordic Ski Association has awarded the U16 (formerly J2) Cross Country Ski Championships to Fort Kent’s local outdoor recreation organization, 10th Mountain Outdoor Club. By the time NENSA announced …
Lauren Jacobs, a community development coach in the central Maine area for the Maine Winter Sports Center, picks up cross-country skis at the Bangor Parks and Recreation building earlier this month. Jacobs picked up about 100 sets of skis, poles and boots in the Bangor region. The skis were on long-term lease to families in the area, but the organization provides about 1,000 sets statewide each year through its Healthy Hometowns program.

‘Failure is not an option’ — Maine Winter Sports Center fighting for financial stability

By Julia Bayly on April 23, 2014, at 2:53 p.m.
FORT KENT | Eight weeks after learning that its major source of funding had dried up, the Maine Winter Sports Center has raised more than two-thirds of its $1.1 million operating budget for the 2014-2015 season. But beyond this initial fundraising campaign, MWSC administrators and supporters are looking to …
USA's Julia Mancuso on her way to a first place finish in the downhill portion of the Olympic women's super combined event Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia.

U.S. Alpine Championships returning to Sugarloaf

on April 03, 2014, at 5:51 p.m.
CARRABASSETT VALLEY | The U.S. Alpine Championships are returning to Sugarloaf for 2015 and 2017, the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association announced in a news release on the U.S. Ski Team’s website Thursday. Sugarloaf and Sun Valley (Idaho) will hold the championships on alternating years from 2015 to 2018, …
Russell Currier is a member of the US Olympic biathlon team.

Maine biathlete Currier to make White House visit

By Ernie Clark on April 01, 2014, at 3:09 p.m.
The World Series-champion Boston Red Sox were honored at the White House on Tuesday. On Thursday, it’s Russell Currier’s turn. The 26-year-old biathlete from the Aroostook County hamlet of Stockholm and other members of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams that competed at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, …
Tree cuts from Ragged Mountain in Camden are being sent to paper mills and lumber yards for use.

Camden planners take early look at Snow Bowl upgrade

By Stephen Betts on March 28, 2014, at 11:04 a.m.
The spring snow that was falling atop Ragged Mountain on Friday morning may have been a harbinger for the future of the Camden Snow Bowl. Members of the Camden Planning Board toured the mountaintop and some of the trails in preparation for next week’s public hearing and …

On Deck, a sports calendar for March 27, 2014

on March 27, 2014, at 7:55 p.m.
BASEBALL ORONO — The UMaine baseball program will conduct a free coaches clinic on April 3 from 6-8 p.m. inside the Mahaney Dome. Coaches of baseball teams from the youth levels up through high school are invited to attend the session, which will focus on the dynamics of maximizing indoor …

TV Radio schedule for March 15-16, 2014

on March 14, 2014, at 5:53 p.m.
Saturday AUTO RACING Sprint Cup, Bristol, practice, 9 a.m., FS1-TV Nationwide Series, Jeff Foxworthy’s Grit Chips 300, qualifying, 10 a.m., ESPN2-TV Auto Racing, United Sportscar Championship, Sebring, 10 a.m., FS1-TV Nationwide Series, Drive to Stop Diabetes 300, 2 p.m., ESPN2-TV, WNZS Veazie (1340 AM) radio BASEBALL, COLLEGE MAINE vs. BOWLING …

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, …

German teams dominate relay events at world junior biathlon

on March 07, 2014, at 7:13 p.m.
PRESQUE ISLE — Women’s and men’s teams from Germany captured gold medals during the junior relay events at the International Biathlon Union’s Youth/Junior World Championships Friday at the Nordic Heritage Center. The team of Annika Knoll, Marie Heinrich and Luise Kummer turned in a winning time of 55 minutes, 47.8 …
 
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