College roundup: Maine field hockey team rallies for 3-1 victory over Bryant

on Sept. 21, 2014, at 8:16 p.m.
ORONO | The Maine Black Bears scored three goals in the final 25 minutes to snap a five-game losing streak to the Bryant College Bulldogs with a 3-1 field hockey victory Saturday. Rosie Bird’s goal six minutes into the game gave Bryant the lead, but Maine responded in the …

Penobscot Valley boys soccer team snaps Bangor Christian’s 64-game winning streak

on Sept. 21, 2014, at 2:03 p.m.
Grant Doane’s goal with 2:30 left in the game lifted the Penobscot Valley Howlers by the Bangor Christian boys soccer team 2-1 and ended the Patriots 64-game winning streak Saturday. The streak includes five straight Class D state titles. Doane took a long punt from Penobscot Valley …

TV, radio schedule for September 20-21, 2014

on Sept. 19, 2014, at 4:48 p.m.
SATURDAY AUTO RACING Formula One, Singapore Grand Prix, Qualifying, 9 a.m., CNBC-TV NASCAR, Sprint Cup, Sylvania 300, Practice, 9 a.m., Final Practice, 11:30 a.m., FS1-TV NASCAR, Camping World Truck Series, New Hampshire, Qualifying, 10 a.m., Race, 1 p.m., FS1-TV; WOXO Norway (92.7 & 100.7 FM) radio NASCAR, Nationwide Series, …

Local sports results for Sept. 18, 2014

on Sept. 18, 2014, at 9:45 p.m.
Results HIGH SCHOOL THURSDAY’S RESULTS BOYS SOCCER Narraguagus 3, Calais 2 Penquis Valley 1, Dexter 1 Searsport 12, DIS 1 Shead 3, Machias 2 So. Aroostook 7, Katahdin 1 FIELD HOCKEY Belfast 3, Mount View 2 Dexter 5, Stearns 1 Foxcroft 10, Hermon 0 John Bapst 1, Orono 0 MCI …

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

on Sept. 18, 2014, at 6:46 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

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 …

College roundup: Fortier helps Colby field hockey team rout UM-Farmington

on Sept. 17, 2014, at 9:23 p.m.
WATERVILLE — Megan Fortier scored two of Colby’s four first-half goals as the Mules rolled to a 5-0 field hockey victory over the University of Maine-Farmington Beavers Wednesday. Fortier also assisted on Misha Strage’s first-half goal and Caitlin Guiney added an unassisted goal. McKayla Blanch chipped in with an unassisted …

TV Radio schedule for September 19, 2014

on Sept. 17, 2014, at 4:15 p.m.
AUTO RACING NASCAR: Sylvania 300, practice, noon, FS1-TV NASCAR: Camping World Truck Series, practice, 1:30 p.m., FS1-TV NASCAR: Sylvania 300, qualifying, 4:30 p.m., FS1-TV BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at BALTIMORE, 7 p.m., NESN-TV; WZON Bangor 620 AM, WDEA Ellsworth (1370 AM), WHOU Houlton (100.1 FM), WQDY Calais (92.7 FM), WYBA …
Matt Goodman (center) of Winterport is presented with the Military Order of the Purple Heart by Sergeant Major Alonzo Smith (left) and Major General James McConville during his recuperation from a bomb blast while serving in Afghanistan in 2013.

Winterport native survives IED attack in Afghanistan, pursues soccer passion as Brewer coach

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 17, 2014, at 11:17 a.m.
Matt Goodman is passionate about soccer and is pursuing the sport he loves as a first-year girls soccer varsity assistant and junior varsity coach at Brewer High School. Sixteen months ago, he was happy to be alive. It was May 23, 2013. Goodman was serving in the …

Reeks scores five times, powers MMA past UMPI

on Sept. 16, 2014, at 8:49 p.m.
CASTINE | Jonathan Reeks connected for five goals on Tuesday afternoon to power Maine Maritime Academy to a 5-0 men’s soccer victory over the University of Maine-Presque Isle at Ritchie Field. Marshall Spear stopped both shots he faced for the Mariners. Caleb Bragg-Grady grabbed 14 saves and Matt Manter …
Old Town's CJ Moody (center) fights for possession of the ball with Orono's Jake Koffman (left) during their soccer game at Orono Tuesday.

Second-half surge lifts Old Town boys soccer team past Orono

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 16, 2014, at 8:23 p.m.
There’s plenty to work on less than two weeks into the schoolboy soccer season, but the Old Town Coyotes are riding a three-match winning streak after Tuesday afternoon’s 2-1 victory over Orono. Senior co-captain C.J. Moody and sophomore Niko Knapp scored goals during a 3-minute, 28-second span …

TV Radio schedule for September 17, 2014

on Sept. 16, 2014, at 4:15 p.m.
BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE BOSTON at PITTSBURGH, 7 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), WSYY Millinocket (94.9 FM), WEGP Presque Isle (1390 AM), WKTJ Farmington (99.3 FM), WALZ Machias (95.3 FM), WLOB Portland (1310 AM), …
Vermont Tech's Raven Hudson (5) heads the ball in front of Unity's Jacob Scoville during a men's soccer game at Unity College on Sunday. Vermont Tech won the game 1-0 in double overtime on a Hudson goal in the 106th minute. For more photos from this game, please visit

Unity, UM-Machias soccer teams to battle Wednesday

on Sept. 15, 2014, at 11:21 p.m.
The Unity College women’s soccer team has compiled a 4-1 record in the young season and will host the University of Maine-Machias Clippers at 2 p.m. Wednesday. The Clippers are 2-1 The men’s game will follow at 4 p.m. Wednesday. The Unity men are 2-4 and UMM is 2-0-1.  
Brewer's Haley Robertson (center) drives up the field between Skowhegan's Emma Clark (left) and Caitlyn Cushman during the first half of a game in Brewer on Monday.

Brewer girls having soccer resurgence under new coach

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 15, 2014, at 9:06 p.m.
The Brewer High School girls soccer team is no longer a pushover thanks to confidence and a winning attitude. Entering this season, first-year head coach David Hamel inherited a program that had gone 3-51-2 over the previous three seasons and 11-97-4 over the past eight years. But Monday’s 13-0 victory …

Duplissie sparks Thomas men past USM

on Sept. 15, 2014, at 8:57 p.m.
GORHAM — Dakota Duplissie scored a goal five minutes into the contest and set up a second-half tally to spark the Thomas College Terriers to a 3-0 victory over the Southern Maine Huskies in men’s soccer action Monday. Tre Ming provided a goal and an assist and William Nilson scored …

College roundup: Maine Maritime rushes for 490 yards in win over Anna Maria

on Sept. 13, 2014, at 8:17 p.m.
PAXTON, Massachusetts — Maine Maritime Academy Academy amassed 490 yards on the ground while churning out a 42-12 football victory over Anna Maria College on Saturday afternoon. Quarterback Michael Fahey carried 31 times for 241 yards and two touchdowns to spearhead the attack for the 1-0 Mariners. Jacob Doolan netted …
Bangor player Amy Fahey (18) heads the ball downfield in the first half of their game against Oxford Hills in Bangor, Maine,  Saturday Sept. 13, 2014.

Boulier, Butler lead Bangor girls soccer team past Oxford Hills

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 13, 2014, at 6:31 p.m.
Even though it was dominating play, the Bangor High School girls soccer team was only leading scrappy and hardworking Oxford Hills by one goal with 11 minutes remaining in regulation. But senior striker Alli Boulier scored goals 2:09 apart to complete her hat trick and cement Bangor’s …

Maine college weekend scores

on Sept. 13, 2014, at 5:51 p.m.
COLLEGE SUNDAY’S SCORES WOMEN’S SOCCER St. Joseph’s 2, Husson 0 Unity 2, Vermont Tech 0 MEN’S SOCCER Husson 2, St. Joseph’s 0 Vermont Tech 1, Unity 0 (OT) FIELD HOCKEY Colby 10, Manhattanville 0 Kean 2, St. Joseph’s 1 (OT) WOMEN’S TENNIS Southern Maine 9, Johnson State 0 SATURDAY’ SCORES …
Nokomis freshman keeper Shayla Kelley (left) heads out of the goal after a save along with Spruce Mountain's Kailee Newcomb  during a girls soccer game in Newport on Friday. Nokomis won the game 5-2. For more photos from this game, please visit

Smestad sparks Nokomis girls soccer team to 5-2 win over Spruce Mountain

on Sept. 12, 2014, at 11:35 p.m.
  NEWPORT | Anna Smestad scored two goals to lead the Nokomis Warriors by the Spruce Mountain Phoenix 5-2 in high school girls soccer action Friday. Shayna Hicks, Audrey Davis and Sam Harvey each added a goal for the Warriors and Austin Taylor notched two assists. Goalie Shayla Kelley …

TV Radio schedule for September 15, 2014

on Sept. 12, 2014, at 10:43 p.m.
BASEBALL, MAJOR LEAGUE NEW YORK YANKEES at TAMPA BAY, 6:30 p.m., WTME Rumford (780 AM) radio BASKETBALL, WOMEN CANADA vs. US NATIONAL TEAM, 7 p.m., ESPN2-TV FOOTBALL, NFL PHILADELPHIA at INDIANAPOLIS, 8:15 p.m., ESPN-TV; WEZQ Bangor, (92.9 FM) radio, WOXO Norway (92.7 & 100.7 FM) radio SOCCER English Premier League …
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