TV, radio sports schedule for Sept. 27, 2016

By Jim Emple on Sept. 26, 2016, at 8:46 p.m.
BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE NY YANKEES at BOSTON, 7 p.m., NESN-TV; ESPN2-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA Rockland (105.5 FM), WKTJ Farmington (99.3 FM), WALZ Machias (95.3 FM), WLOB Portland (1310 AM), WJJB Portland (96.3 FM), WPEI Portland/Saco (95.9 …
UMFK soccer coach Bill Ashby

UMFK men’s soccer coach earns 400th career victory

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 26, 2016, at 3:50 p.m.
With his club’s 3-1 victory over the visiting Clippers, UMFK head coach Bill Ashby became the 42nd college soccer coach to achieve 400 career victories.
Caribou's Gabrielle Marquis dribbles the ball up the field while Hermon's Emily Smith defends during Saturday's soccer match played at Caribou High School. The Hawks stopped the Vikings, 3-1.

Allain powers undefeated Hermon girls past Caribou

By Kevin Sjoberg, Aroostook Republican & News on Sept. 24, 2016, at 9:09 p.m.
Junior Alex Allain had a hand in all the goals, scoring twice and assisting on another, to lead Hermon past Caribou 3-1 in a girls soccer showdown Saturday afternoon at Caribou High School. It was the Hawks’ sixth victory of the season without a loss, while Caribou …
Edward Little's Piper Norcross takes a shot on Camden Hills' goalie Isabelle Lang, right, during the first half of Friday's game in Auburn. The shot sailed just over the net, resulting in a goal kick for Camden Hills.

Camden Hills girls soccer team surges past Edward Little

By Nathan Fournier, Sun Journal on Sept. 24, 2016, at 12:29 p.m.
“What we look for is utilizing all of our positions to build an attack,” Camden Hills coach Meredith Messer said. “Our forwards up front with their speed — those are key players. Our midfielders as well … they do a nice job serving the ball to them.”
Brunswick High School's Christian Glover (5) and teammate Sawyer Nicholson (obscured) chase down Hampden Academy's Lucas Flanagan (16) during a Class A North soccer match in Brunswick on Friday night. The Dragons won 6-1.

Brunswick boys soccer team hit stride in handling Hampden

By Christian Sandler, Times Record on Sept. 24, 2016, at 11:50 a.m.
It has only been two weeks since their heartbreaking overtime loss to rival Mt. Ararat of Topsham, but the Brunswick High School boys soccer team is a different team.

TV, radio schedule for Sept 24-25, 2016

on Sept. 23, 2016, at 6:03 p.m.
SATURDAY AUTO RACING NASCAR, Camping World Truck, UNOH 175, qualifying, 10 a.m., race, 1 p.m., FS1-TV; WNZS Veazie (1340 AM), WEZR Lewiston (92.7 FM), WOXO Norway (92.7 & 100.7 FM) radio NHRA, qualifying, 11:30 a.m., FS1-TV NASCAR, Sprint Cup, qualifying, 4:30 p.m., NBCSN-TVStory continues below advertisement. NASCAR, XFINITY, The …

TV radio sports schedule for Sept. 23, 2016

on Sept. 22, 2016, at 5:10 p.m.
AUTO RACING NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, practice at Loudon, New Hampshire, 11:30 a.m.; qualifying, 4:30 p.m., NBCSP-TV NASCAR XFINITY Series, practice, 3:30 p.m., 6 p.m., NBCSP-TV NASCAR Camping World Truck Series, practice at Loudon, New Hampshire, 3:30 p.m., FS1-TV NHRA Drag Racing, qualifying, 7 p.m., FS1-TVStory continues below advertisement. ARCA …
Carson Atherley of Bangor High School (middle), pictured during a Sept. 7 game against Brewer, scored a goal Tuesday night to help the Rams knock off previously unbeaten Camden Hills 2-0.

Bangor boys knock off Camden Hills

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 20, 2016, at 9:25 p.m.
The Rams were the first team to score on the Windjammers this year.
Caribou's Kendra Furber (right) shields off Presque Isle's Mackenzie Turner in a battle for the ball during Tuesday's game at the Gehrig Johnson Athletic Complex in Presque Isle. The Wildcats topped the VIkings, 2-1.

Young Presque Isle girls soccer team sends rival Caribou to first loss

By Kevin Sjoberg,Star-Herald/Aroostook Republican on Sept. 13, 2016, at 10:35 p.m.
Tuesday’s matchup between the Caribou Vikings and the Presque Isle Wildcats featured a contrast in experience. While the Vikings suited up 14 juniors and seniors, the Wildcats countered with as many freshmen and sophomores. For one evening anyway, youth won out. The Wildcats (2-1) sent the …
Hampden Academy's Emily Dysart (right) leaps on the ball to stop a shot from Bangor's Ashley Ouellette (left) while teammate Sarah Dumas tries for the rebound during their soccer game at Bangor on Tuesday.

Junior scores three goals as Bangor girls soccer tops Hampden

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 13, 2016, at 9:42 p.m.
The speedy and tenacious tandem of Clein and Spekhardt posed problems for the Bronco defense as the Rams continually sent long balls up the field for the duo to track down and create scoring chances.
Lewiston's Abdi Shariff-Hassan (left) and Abdulkarim Abdulle (right) miss one of many opportunities to put the ball past Cheverus goalie Jacob Tomkinson during the state championship soccer game at Deering High School in Portland in this November 2014 file photo.

HBO to profile inspirational Maine championship soccer team

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 13, 2016, at 2:59 p.m.
The inspirational story surrounding the Lewiston High School boys soccer program will be told to a nationwide television audience later this fall.
Brewer's Drew Baker (right) stops a shot from Bangor's Carson Atherley during their soccer game on Sept. 7 in Bangor.

Ivy League next stop for Bangor soccer standout

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 13, 2016, at 2:23 p.m.
“I think the whole Ivy League experience really sets me up for success in the future.”

UMFK men’s soccer teams shuts out UMM

on Sept. 12, 2016, at 10:28 p.m.
MACHIAS — The University of Maine-Fort Kent Bengals scored five first-half goals en route to an 8-0 men’s college soccer victory over the UMaine-Machias Clippers Monday. Ben Kluvers had two goals while Tom Coxon, Rodney Witter, Keano Williams, Kalusha Kotes, Carlos Crusat-Lopez and Kyle Robbins added one for UMFK, Romario …

UMaine women’s soccer team blanks Bryant for 4th victory

on Sept. 09, 2016, at 9:51 p.m.
SMITHFIELD, Rhode Island — Anetra Byfield and Kailyn Ball each scored a goal to lead the University of Maine Black Bears to a 2-0 women’s soccer victory over Bryant Friday. Maine improved its record to 4-2. Annalena Kreibisch saved all four shots she faced for the Black Bears. Kaylan Conrad …
Mariah Vaillancourt, right, of Edward Little High School and Meg Putnam of Bangor High chase down the ball during the first half in Auburn on Friday.

Bangor girls soccer team shuts out Edward Little for third win

By Nathan Fournier, Sun Journal on Sept. 09, 2016, at 8:45 p.m.
AUBURN | The Bangor Rams shot, and shot, and continued to shoot in their KVAC girls’ soccer tilt against the Edward Little Red Eddies on Friday afternoon. The defending Class A state champions fired off 13 shots in the opening half, with no positive result. But they finally converted …

COLLEGE ROUNDUP: UMFK women’s soccer tops Point Park

on Sept. 07, 2016, at 9:43 p.m.
PITTSBURGH — Marie-Laurence Montagne had a goal plus an assist while Sherifatu Sumaila and Catherine Bruno each scored to lead the Bengals to a 3-1 women’s soccer victory over Point Park University on Wednesday afternoon. UMFK outshot the Pioneers 18-5. Women’s Soccer UNE 4, Husson 0 At Biddeford, the host …
Bangor's Kyle Jeffrey (center) leaps for a header past Brewer's Collin Rhoads-Doyle (left) and Caleb Wood during their soccer game on Wednesday in Bangor. Bangor won 1-0.

Bangor boys soccer team holds off stubborn Brewer

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 07, 2016, at 9:17 p.m.
The Bangor High School boys soccer team showed off its youthful experience during a 1-0 Class A victory over rival Brewer on Wednesday.

TV, radio sports schedule for Sept. 5, 2016

on Sept. 05, 2016, at 6:10 a.m.
AUTO RACING NHRA U.S. Nationals, 1 p.m., Fox-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at SAN DIEGO, 4:30 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA Rockland (105.5 FM), WKTJ Farmington (99.3 FM), WALZ Machias (95.3 FM), WLOB Portland (1310 AM), …
Forward Nick Fortier of the Foxcroft Academy Ponies (left) tries to prevent Presque Isle defender Nick Bartlett from gaining possession of the ball during Saturday's soccer match at the Gehrig Johnson Athletic Complex in Presque Isle. Foxcroft won 1-0.

Foxcroft boys soccer team survives onslaught, edges Presque Isle

By Kevin Sjoberg,Presque Isle Star-Herald on Sept. 04, 2016, at 3:41 p.m.
Senior goalkeeper Logan Butera and his Foxcroft Academy teammates may have been thoroughly dominated by the host Wildcats Saturday afternoon, but they still were able to pull out a win. Presque Isle outshot the Ponies 32-9, including a 20-1 margin in a second half which also …
Blake Hart

Farmington native joins men’s soccer coaching staff at UMF

on Aug. 29, 2016, at 5:07 p.m.
Blake Hart has been named an assistant men’s soccer coach at the University of Maine at Farmington.