Track and Field

 

TV radio sports schedule for Feb. 28-Mar. 1, 2015

on Feb. 27, 2015, at 8:52 p.m.
SATURDAY AUTO RACING NASCAR, XFINITY Series: Hisense 250, Qualifying, 9 a.m.; Race, 2 p.m., FS1-TV; WNZS Veazie (1340 AM) radio NASCAR, Camping World Truck Series: Kroger 250, Qualifying, 10:30 p.m., FS1-TV; WOXO Norway (92.7 & 100.7 FM) radio NASCAR Sprint Cup, Quick Trip 500, Final Practice, noon, FS1-TV NASCAR, Camping …

UM-Farmington adding outdoor track, field teams

on Feb. 25, 2015, at 5:52 p.m.
The University of Maine-Farmington is adding men’s and women’s outdoor track and field as a varsity sport for the 2015-2016 season, UMF athletic director Julie Davis announced a news release Wednesday. “With demonstrated interest both on campus and from our prospective students, our new varsity track and field program will …

High school track and field state championship results

on Feb. 16, 2015, at 9:34 p.m.
Class A At USM, Gorham Falmouth 59, Scarborough 56, Deering 43, Brunswick 35, Lewiston 32, Cheverus 29, Thornton Acad. 28, Biddeford 24, Messalonskee 22, South Portland 21, Hampden Acad. 18, Noble 17, Sanford 16, Bangor 16, Mt. Blue 10, Mt. Ararat 8, Kennebunk 7, Gorham 6, Westbrook 6, Brewer 6, …
Allison Pickering of Orono High School takes flight in the pole vault at the Class B indoor track state meet in Lewiston on Monday.

Waterville girls roll to 5th straight Class B track title

By Andrew Gaumont, Special to the BDN on Feb. 16, 2015, at 9:14 p.m.
LEWISTON, Maine —The Waterville High School girls track team took yet another state championship winning meet Monday at Bates College with their fifth straight state title. The Purple Panther have won seven of the last nine state crowns. Waterville senior Sarah Shoulta beat her pole vault score from last year’s …

Thornton Academy girls, Falmouth boys take Class A state track titles

By Sam Bonsey, Special to the BDN on Feb. 16, 2015, at 7:39 p.m.
The Thornton Academy girls indoor track team won its second straight title, and the Falmouth boys captured their first state title since moving to Class A on Monday at the University of Southern Maine in Gorham. The Trojans received a huge lift from senior Tori Daigle who placed first the …
Ellsworth's Cooper Holmes competes in the 100 yard butterfly event during the Penobscot Valley Conference boys swimming and diving championship on Feb. 6 in Bangor. An impending snowstorm has caused many sports schedules to be changed for this weekend.

Storm forces changes to Maine high school postseason schedules

on Feb. 13, 2015, at 5:34 p.m.
The impending snowstorm has caused changes for some high school postseason events scheduled for Saturday and Monday, according to a Maine Principals’ Association news release. The girls state ice hockey final has been moved up to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston. Western Maine champ Falmouth …

PVC/EMITL track and field championship results

on Feb. 08, 2015, at 11:15 a.m.
At UMaine, Orono Boys Results Boys team coach of the year: Brad Witham, MDI; Anne Norton Sportsmanship Award winner: Isaac Davis-White, Mattanawcook; Outstanding Boy Performer of the Meet: Paul Casavant, Hampden, scoring 28 points. Hampden 87.5, MDI 73, Old Town 70, Bangor 62, Brewer 55, Foxcroft 26, Orono 22, Sumner …

Sports briefs for Jan. 12, 2015

By Staff and Wire Service Reports on Jan. 12, 2015, at 7:20 p.m.
EMITL changes time of Saturday track meet Due to the expected large numbers of competitors in events in Meet A on Saturday, the EMITL/PVC is changing the time of Meet B to a start time of 5:40 pm. at the University of Maine field house in Orono. The teams in …

Bangor girls, Hampden open defense of PVC/EMITL titles Saturday

By Pete Warner on Dec. 20, 2014, at 5:39 a.m.
There will be no delay this season to the start of the Penobscot Valley Conference/Eastern Maine Indoor Track League season. Two meets are scheduled for Saturday at the University of Maine’s New Balance Field House which opened a bit behind schedule last January but is set to begin hosting its …

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 …

Local sports results for July 25, 2014

on July 26, 2014, at 9:09 a.m.
Track & field 14 & Under Junior Olympics B Meet At Brewer USATF Group D Boys and Coed Results (Top three in each event) — Clubs: Bangor Rec TC, Brewer Rec TC, Blue Hill Peninsula TC, Central TC, Coolnings TC, Hampden Rec TC, Lincoln Rec TC,Old Town TC, Red Riots …

Sports briefs for July 25, 2014

By Staff and Wire Reports on July 25, 2014, at 7:10 p.m.
MAC U17s suffer first loss at AAU nationals LOUISVILLE, Kentucky — The Maine Athletic Club 17-and-under boys basketball team suffered its first loss Friday at the AAU Division I 11th-Grade National Championships. WCBA of North Carolina built up a double-digit lead in the second half and held on to defeat …

Sports briefs for July 24, 2014

By Staff Reports on July 24, 2014, at 9:21 p.m.
Maine 16U boys basketball squad wins opening game at AAU nationals LOUISVILLE, Kentucky — Guard Tom Coyne of Falmouth scored 24 points Wednesday as the Maine-MBR 16-and-under boys basketball team won its opening game at the AAU Division I 10th-Grade National Championships. Andrew Fleming of Oxford Hills of South Paris …

Waterville High School’s long-time successful track coach takes post at Colby

on July 24, 2014, at 6:51 a.m.
WATERVILLE, Maine —- Ian Wilson, who has won 25 state championships in track and field while head coach at Waterville High School, will be an assistant coach for the Colby College track and field programs during the 2014-15 academic year, the college announced in a news release Wednesday. Wilson, who …

Local sports results for July 19-20, 2014

By Jim Goodness on July 21, 2014, at 9:28 a.m.
Track & field Open and Masters Outdoor Champs At Readfield Men 29&U Pole Vault Finals: 1, Sam Rusak, Unattached, 13-02.50. 2, Edward James, Unattached, 11-06. 3, Sam Newcombe, Unattached, 7-00. Men 29 and under Long Jump: 1, Jonathan Whitcomb, Unattached, 4.69m. Women 29 and under Javelin: 1, Mavis Taungatina, Unattached, …

On Deck, a sports calendar for July 17, 2014

on July 17, 2014, at 6:49 p.m.
BASEBALL MILLINOCKET — Any teenagers or local teams interested in playing summer baseball games against teams ages 13-16 should contact Joe Montgomery at 723-4944. OLD TOWN — The Old Town Recreation Center is launching the Eastern Maine Fall Baseball League, open to kids ages 8-11 (Little League eligible). The EMFBL …

Local sports results for July 11, 2014

on July 12, 2014, at 8:54 a.m.
All-star tourneys SENIOR LEAGUE BASEBALL District 3 At Mansfield Stadium, Bangor Thursday, July 10 G1: Brewer 7, Holbrook 3 G2: Bronco-Hermon 19, Old Town 6 Friday, July 11 G3: Bangor 8, Brewer 3 G4: Old Town 6, Holbrook 0, Holbrook eliminated Saturday, July 12 G5: Bronco-Hermon vs. Bangor, noon G6: …

Local sports results for July 9, 2014

on July 09, 2014, at 9:55 p.m.
Legion baseball ZONE 1 SCHEDULE Wednesday, July 9 Bangor 10, Motor City 1 Hampden at Trenton, 4:30 p.m. Penquis at Waldo, 4:30 p.m. Friday, July 11 Motor City at Trenton, 5:30 p.m. Penquis at Brewer, 7:30 p.m. Waldo at Hampden, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, July 13 Brewer at Bangor, 12:30 p.m. …
Former Bangor High School running standout Riley Masters finished seventh in the 1,500 in the U.S. National Track and Field Championships Saturday in Sacramento, Calif.

Former Bangor High star Masters finishes 7th in 1,500 at U.S. championships

on June 28, 2014, at 8:04 p.m.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Former Bangor High School running star Riley Masters recorded a seventh-place finish in the men’s 1,500 at the U.S. National Championships Saturday at Sacramento State University’s Hornet Stadium. Masters finished the race in 3 minutes, 40.05 seconds, improving on his time of 3:43.02 in Thursday’s prelims. Leo …

TV, radio schedule for June 28-29, 2014

on June 27, 2014, at 4:55 p.m.
SATURDAY ACTION SPORTS Dew Tour, Beach Championships, Day 2, 1 p.m., NBC-TV AUTO RACING MotoGP, World Championship: Dutch Grand Prix, 7 a.m., FS-1 IndyCar Racing, Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston, race 1, 3 p.m., NBCSN-TV NHRA Drag Racing, O’Reilly Auto Parts Route 66 Nationals, qualifying, 8 p.m., ESPN2-TV …
 
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