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Belfast Area Football 8 at Foxcroft 48

By Travis Weston on Oct. 16, 2015, at 7 p.m.

Waterville Football 8 at Belfast Area 45

By Chris Bartlett on Oct. 10, 2015, at 12:45 p.m.
At Belfast, Alex Canning rushed 10 times for 242 yards and four touchdowns as Belfast (3-3) beat Waterville (1-5). Bryce Swisher added an 80-yard kickoff return for a touchdown and a 5-yard TD. Brandon Porter caught a 73-yard touchdown pass for the Lions. Devon Begin rushed 10 times for 40 …

Old Town Football 36 at Belfast Area 28

By Chris Bartlett on Oct. 02, 2015, at 10:39 p.m.
At Belfast, Old Town scored 18 points in the fourth quarter to overcome a 22-12 halftime deficit en route to the victory over Belfast. T.J. Crawford led the rushing attack for the 5-0 Coyotes with 155 yards on 21 carries and a touchdown. Andre Miller added 57 yards on five …

Madison Football 9 at Belfast Area 20

By Chris Bartlett on Sept. 18, 2015, at 10:40 p.m.
At Belfast,  Drew Nealey rushed for a 52-yard touchdown and Alex Canning rushed for a touchdown and started the game off with a 54-yard interception return for a touchdown as the Lions held off Madison for the win. Nealey finished with 84 yards rushing and Canning added 21. Brian Edgerly …

Belfast Area Football 14 at Mount Desert Island 24

By MARK SHIELDS on Sept. 11, 2015, at 10:02 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island’s Taner Bickford rushed for 158 yards on 14 carries and scored three touchdowns to lead the Trojans past Belfast. Bickford scored on runs of 29, 12 and 14 yards. Croix Albee added a 1-yard TD for the winners. For Belfast, Drew Nealy scored two touchdowns …

Winslow Football 42 at Belfast Area 0

By Chris Bartlett on Sept. 04, 2015, at 10:40 p.m.
At Belfast, the Black Raiders were led by Nate St. Amand’s 183 yards and two touchdowns for their first win of the year. Kenny Rickard added 78 yards and a touchdown. Alex Canning had 66 yards on 17 carries.

Belfast Football 18 at Winslow 34

By Michelle Pelletier on Nov. 08, 2014, at 1 p.m.
At Winslow, Dylan Hapworth scored on runs of three, four, one and 16 yards to lead No. 1 Winslow by No. 4 Belfast in an East Class C semifinal. After Belfast took a 6-0 lead on Steven Davis’ two-yard TD run to open the game, Winslow responded with an 80-yard …

Madison-Carrabec Football 12 at Belfast 20

By Chris Bartlett on Nov. 01, 2014, at 3:59 p.m.
At Belfast, Steven Davis rushed for 363 yards on 31 carries and three touchdowns to lift Belfast (6-3) to the victory over Madison/Carrabec in an East Class C quarterfinal. Jordan Curtis had 12 carries for 73 yards to lead Madison, which finished 4-5. Nick Morales had a 32-yard TD reception and …

Belfast Area Football 50 at Old Town 34

By Terry Kenniston on Oct. 25, 2014, at 12:54 a.m.

Belfast Area Football 45 at Camden Hills 15

on Oct. 18, 2014, at 1 p.m.

Nokomis Football 40 at Belfast Area 18

By Chris Bartlett on Oct. 10, 2014, at 10:29 p.m.
At Belfast on Friday night, Noah Kershner rushed 28 times for 139 yards and a touchdown to lead Nokomis past the Lions. Tyler Provencher added two touchdowns on 20 carries for 93 yards for the winners of Newport. For Belfast, Steven Davis rushed 9 times for 211 yards and two …

Winslow Football 62 at Belfast Area 6

By Chris Bartlett on Oct. 04, 2014, at 10:30 p.m.
At Belfast on Friday night, Dylan Hapworth rushed 14 times for 318 yards and four touchdowns as Winslow defeated the Lions. Justin Martin recorded two TDs while Kenny Rickard, Nate St. Amand and Patrick Hopkins each scored one touchdown. For Belfast, Drew Nealey connected with Marlin Hansen on a 19 …

Belfast Area Football 82 at Madison 60

By terry kenniston on Sept. 26, 2014, at 11:42 p.m.

Foxcroft Football 34 at Belfast Area 26

By Chris Bartlett on Sept. 20, 2014, at 10:24 p.m.
At Belfast on Friday night, Hunter Smith rushed 34 times for 252 yards and four touchdowns to lead Foxcroft Academy past the Lions. Peter Boyer had 127 yards and one touchdown on 21 carries for the 2-1 Ponies. Steven Davis led the 2-1 Lions with 144 yards rushing on 11 …

Belfast Area Football 36 at Mount Desert Island 14

By Mark Shields on Sept. 13, 2014, at 10:21 p.m.
At Mount Desert Island on Friday night, Belfast’s Stephan Davis scored three touchdowns to propel the Lions to the win over the Trojans. After a scoreless first quarter, MDI’s Jalique Keene opened the scoring in the second quarter with a 54-yard run and Taner Bickford’s two-point run. Belfast’s Davis followed …

Hermon Football 6 at Belfast Area 48

By Chris Bartlett on Sept. 05, 2014, at 9:55 p.m.
At Belfast, Steven Davis rushed six times for 108 yards and three TD’s to propel the Lions to the season opening win over Hermon. Emery Dinsmore, Drew Nealey, Tyler Macleod and Alex Canning each scored a touchdown for Belfast (1-0). Austin Morse had a 63 touchdown run for the Hawks …

Belfast Football 14 at Winslow 39

By Michelle Pelletier on Nov. 09, 2013, at 1 p.m.

Belfast knocks off Foxcroft, advances to Class C football semifinal

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 01, 2013, at 9:59 p.m.
DOVER-FOXCROFT | The Belfast Lions have done it again. It may lack the shock value of last year’s last-second first-round playoff upset of second-ranked Leavitt of Turner Center, but fifth-ranked Belfast was back at its seed-busting best Friday night with a 26-13 victory over fourth-seeded and defending state champion …

Belfast Football 26 at Foxcroft Acad. 13

By Terry Kenniston on Nov. 01, 2013, at 7 p.m.

Camden Hills Football 6 at Belfast Area 39

By Chris Bartlett on Oct. 25, 2013, at 7 p.m.
At Belfast on Friday night, Mike McFadden had 12 carries for 174 yards and two touchdowns as Belfast beat Camden Hills. Andrew Goguen scored two touchdowns and added a two-point conversion and Baxter Smith added another score for the 5-3 Lions. Jake Chamberlain caught a 17-yard TD pass, accounting for …

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