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Fort Kent girls, boys ski teams capture Class C state titles

on Feb. 18, 2015, at 9:28 p.m.
The Fort Kent Community High School girls and boys ski teams used strong performances behind Alexa Pelletier and David Roy to capture the Class C state titles after two days of events Monday and Tuesday in Presque Isle and Mars Hill. Pelletier paced the Fort Kent girls by finishing second …

TV, radio schedule for February 13, 2015

on Feb. 12, 2015, at 4:50 p.m.
AUTO RACING NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Daytona 500, Practice, 5 p.m., Final Practice, 6:30 p.m., FS1-TV BASEBALL, COLLEGE MAINE at UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN MILWAUKEE, 2:30 p.m., WWNZ Veazie (1400 AM) radio; UMaine Internet (GoBlackBears.com) BASKETBALL, BOYS Class B OLD TOWN vs. CARIBOU, 8 p.m., WEZQ Bangor, (92.9 FM) radio, Internet (929theticket.com); …

Local sports results for Feb. 9, 2015

on Feb. 09, 2015, at 8:43 p.m.
 Today’s games HIGH SCHOOL Boys Hockey Leavitt Area at Maranacook, 7:20 p.m. COLLEGE Men’s basketball Unity at NMCC, 7 p.m. Women’s Basketball Colby at Husson, 7 p.m. Cross country skiing At UMaine, Orono Black Bear Ski Races 5K Results Ethan Thibeault 21.31, Richard Hoch 22.31, Ryan Rylaka 24.12, Jordan Lannay …

Fort Kent girls, boys ski teams capture Aroostook League ski titles

on Feb. 09, 2015, at 7:55 p.m.
Fort Kent Community High School secured the boys and girls Aroostook Ski League combined championships with first-place finishes in Alpine action Saturday at Lonesome Pines Trails. The Lady Warriors defeated second-place Caribou (142) with a combined total of 120 in four events. Fort Kent finished a …

Sports briefs for Feb. 6, 2015

By Wire Service Reports on Feb. 06, 2015, at 8:01 p.m.
Miller tears hamstring tendon in fall during Super-G BEAVER CREEK, Colorado — American showman Bode Miller, one of the greatest and most controversial skiers of all-time, crashed out of the alpine ski world championships on Thursday, tearing his hamstring tendon after a nasty fall in the Super-G. Taking the most …

McDuffie, Doak lead Caribou High School teams to Aroostook League ski crowns

on Feb. 06, 2015, at 12:04 a.m.
FORT KENT — The Caribou High School boys and girls Nordic ski teams both finished first in the Aroostook League Freestyle Championships to win the league titles Thursday at the Maine Outdoor Center. The host Fort Kent Warriors boys and girls teams earned a second-place finish in the championships. The …
The installation of chairs on the triple lift at the Camden Snow Bowl is shown on Jan. 19.

Cost overruns mean slim to no chance of Snow Bowl lodge being built in 2015

By Stephen Betts on Feb. 02, 2015, at 11:20 a.m.
CAMDEN | The chances of a new lodge for the Camden Snow Bowl being built this year are slim to none. That news came during an early morning meeting Monday between the Camden Select Board, the Ragged Mountain Redevelopment Committee, and the Ragged Mountain Foundation. At the meeting, a …
Cross-country skiers use the new trails at Hillcrest Golf Club in Millinocket in this recent photo. Volunteers who created the trails hope to draw more visitors to the area once word of their work gets out.

Volunteers from Millinocket turn golf course into ‘a great place to ski’

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Jan. 31, 2015, at 5:01 p.m.
Greg Friel had never seen the rolling hills of Hillcrest Golf Club until he took his son to a golf clinic there in June 2013, but the course’s winding cart paths and open greenery gave the Schenck High School physical education teacher an idea. “I thought, ‘This …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Friday, Jan. 30, 2015

on Jan. 30, 2015, at 4:49 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 …
Jamie Poitras of Old Orchard Beach grinds across a rail during Rail Jam, the kickoff event of the inaugural Winterfest in Portland. Snowboarders sponsored by Long’s Board Shop will performs jumps and tricks on the Shawnee Peak rail course.

Snowboarders, skiers catch some air at Winterfest in Portland

By Robert F. Bukaty on Jan. 23, 2015, at 8:37 p.m.
Snowboarders and a skier took turns dropping off an 11-foot-high mound of snow, quickly gaining enough speed to catch some air and then grind across rails and other obstacles during Rail Jam. The event kicked off the inaugural Winterfest weekend in downtown Portland. The city provided about …

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 …

TV, radio schedule for January 17-18, 2015

on Jan. 16, 2015, at 4:56 p.m.
SATURDAY BASKETBALL, BOYS OLD TOWN at PRESQUE ISLE, 1:30 p.m., WEGP Presque Isle (1390 AM) radio; WEGP Internet (wegp.net) WOODLAND at SOUTHERN AROOSTOOK, 2:30 p.m., WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM) radio; WHOU Internet video (whoufm.com) VAN BUREN at ASHLAND, 7 p.m., WHOU Internet video (whoufm.com) Hoophall Classic: PUTNAM (Mass.) vs. CORONA …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Jan. 15, 2015

on Jan. 15, 2015, at 8:01 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 …
Participants of Maine Winter Sports Center's Maine Team Camp mountain bike in Carrabassett Valley in July 2014.

Maine Winter Sports Center launches revised mission, $20 million endowment campaign

By Aislinn Sarnacki on Jan. 12, 2015, at 8:41 a.m.
The Maine Winter Sports Center, in response to losing its chief source of funding last winter, has announced it is redefining its mission and launching a $20 million endowment campaign to support its programs well into the future. “Our commitment to Maine communities will continue, and the quality of our …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Jan. 8, 2015

on Jan. 08, 2015, at 7:30 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 …
Julia Clukey

Augusta native Julia Clukey, US luge team return to World Cup circuit

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 02, 2015, at 1:47 p.m.
KOENIGSSEE, Germany –- Augusta’s Julia Clukey and the rest of the U.S. luge team return to World Cup tour action this weekend on a technically challenging Bavarian track. The U.S. squad is coming off a productive December when it secured seven medals and had three lugers, Olympians Erin Hamlin, Chris …

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 …
Erica Jenson

Waterville teen inducted into National Honor Society at CVA

on Dec. 29, 2014, at 3:59 p.m.
CARRABASSETT VALLEY, Maine — Erica Jenson, daughter of Mark and Cynthia Jenson of Waterville, was inducted into the National Honor Society in a ceremony on Nov. 14, at Carrabassett Valley Academy. The National Honor Society is the nation’s premier organization established to recognize outstanding high school students. NHS serves to honor …

Local sports results for Dec. 22, 2014

on Dec. 23, 2014, at 12:18 a.m.
Today’s games HIGH SCHOOL Boys Basketball Brewer at Brunswick, 6 p.m. Caribou at Houlton, 7 p.m. Carrabec at Oak Hill, 5:30 p.m. Hampden at Cony, 7 p.m. Messalonskee at Bangor, 7 p.m. Mt. Blue at Lawrence, 7 p.m. Old Town at Orono, 7 p.m. Penquis Valley at Mattanawcook, 7 p.m. …

On Deck, a sports calendar for Dec. 18, 2014

on Dec. 18, 2014, at 6:01 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. GORHAM — The University of Southern Maine baseball team …
 
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