Track and Field


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 …

Scarborough pitcher named Miss Maine Softball; all-star games cancelled

By Ernie Clark on June 26, 2014, at 3:28 p.m.
Alyssa Williamson, a senior left-handed pitcher from Scarborough High School, has been named winner of the 2014 Miss Maine Softball award. Williamson was to have been presented the award Thursday evening at the Maine Softball Coaches Association’s Senior East-West Games, but the contests scheduled at Cony High School in Augusta …
Teal Jackson starts her 200 meter dash at the Class A State Indoor Track Championships in Gorham in this 2013 file photo from when Jackson was a Brewer High School student.

Brewer’s Teal Jackson transferring to UMaine after year in West Virginia

By Pete Warner on June 20, 2014, at 8:06 a.m.
Teal Jackson headed off to West Virginia Wesleyan University last summer hoping to take her track and field career to the next level. Instead, the former Brewer High School star may have taken a step back. Jackson explained that the NCAA Division II school featured a relatively young track and …
 Lydia Kouletsis of Oakland celebrates after being the first woman to cross the finish line in the Bay of Fundy International Marathon. Kouletsis, 22, was running her first marathon. She led women runners with her time of 3 hours, 24 minutes, .03 seconds.

Professor, student capture victories in Bay of Fundy International Marathon

By Katherine Cassidy, Special to the BDN on June 15, 2014, at 5:09 p.m.
LUBEC | Two Central Maine runners — a biology professor and a pharmacy student — were the winners of Sunday’s Bay of Fundy International Marathon. Ron Peck of Waterville, in his second year teaching at Colby College, was the overall top finisher in 3 hours, two minutes and 10 …
Synclaire Tasker of Brewer (right), pictured during the 2014 Class A indoor state title meet, registered top-10 finishes in the 100 and 300 hurdles during Saturday's New England outdoor championships in Massachusetts.

Kate Hall sets New England mark, finishes 3rd at nationals

By Pete Warner on June 14, 2014, at 11:53 p.m.
Kate Hall of Lake Region High School in Naples continued her outstanding track and field career on Saturday with a record-setting performance at the New Balance outdoor nationals held in Greensboro, North Carolina. The junior broke the New England record in the girls 100-meter dash, clocking an 11.45-second effort in …
Brewer's Synclaire Tasker clears her hurdle way ahead of her opponents for an easy 45.47-second first-place win in the Class A State girls' 300 meter hurdles in Windham.

Maine track standouts competing in New Balance nationals, New Englands

By Pete Warner on June 13, 2014, at 2:21 p.m.
High school track and field standouts from Maine will be back in action again this weekend. Some of the state’s elite athletes are competing at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals in Greensboro, North Carolina, while many others are headed to the New England outdoor championships at Bridgewater, Massachusetts. At the …
Telstar's Josef Holt-Andrews

Telstar running star poised for Div. I future at Iowa State

By Ernie Clark on June 12, 2014, at 2:48 p.m.
While Ellsworth distance runner Dan Curts spent the late stages of the indoor track season and much of the spring shattering records, his future college roommate and fellow scholarship athlete at Iowa State University this fall has been battling a knee injury. But that didn’t stop Josef Holt-Andrews, a senior …
From the community

Free program to introduce kids to track and field

Bangor Daily News on June 11, 2014, at 11:25 a.m.
BANGOR, Maine — Free Bangor Parks and Recreation program introduces youths, ages 9-14, to the fundamentals of running, throwing and jumping. Boys and girls participating and finishing in the top four in the local meet on June 25 at Cameron Stadium move on to the state competition on July 1 …

THIRD Local sport results for June 10, 2014

on June 10, 2014, at 9:21 p.m.
Tourney scoreboard TENNIS HIGH SCHOOL BOYS Eastern Maine Regional finals Tuesday, June 10 At Champions, Waterville Class C C7: No. 2 George Stevens 5, No. 4 Madawaska 0 Wednesday, June 11 At Colby, Waterville Class A A7: No. 3 Hampden (12-2) vs. No. 5 Mount Ararat (9-5), 10 a.m. Class …

Class C state track and field meet results

on June 08, 2014, at 3:52 p.m.
At Dover-Foxcroft BOYS Lisbon 67, Orono 61, North Yarmouth Acad. 60, Maranacook 58, Sacopee Valley 55, Maine Central Institute 48, Foxcroft Acad. 47, Telstar 37, Monmouth Acad. 36, Madison 31.50, Seacoast Christian 30, Yarmouth 28, Fort Kent 15, Sumner 14, George Stevens Acad. 8, Oak Hill 7.50, Hall-Dale 7, Bangor …
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