Stories about Brewer High School

Head coach Don Farnham coaches the Brewer football team during a scrimmage in 2010.

Brewer football coach Don Farnham steps down

By Ernie Clark on March 25, 2014, at 8:53 p.m.
BREWER, Maine — Don Farnham, who guided Brewer High School through a series of transitions within Maine’s high school football landscape during the last eight years, has stepped down as the Witches’ head coach. “It’s one of the hardest things I’ve ever done,” said Farnham. “I’ve just come to a …

Brewer Football 6 at Hampden 42

on Oct. 25, 2013, at 7 p.m.

Mt. Blue Football 41 at Brewer 34

on Oct. 18, 2013, at 7 p.m.

Skowhegan Area Football 42 at Brewer 6

on Oct. 11, 2013, at 7 p.m.

Brewer Football 28 at Gardiner Area 14

on Oct. 04, 2013, at 7 p.m.
At Gardiner, Logan Rogerson rushed for a 14-yard touchdown with six minutes left in the game to give the Witches a 20-14 lead en route to their first victory of the season. Rogerson added a 30-yard TD run four minutes later to secure the victory.

Messalonskee Football 48 at Brewer 0

on Sept. 27, 2013, at 7 p.m.

Brewer Football 6 at Lawrence 48

on Sept. 20, 2013, at 7 p.m.

Brewer Football 12 at Cony 52

on Sept. 14, 2013, at 7 p.m.

Brunswick Football 47 at Brewer 2

on Sept. 06, 2013, at 7 p.m.

Brewer Football at Gardiner (Awaiting score)

By Pete Warner on Oct. 26, 2012, at 9:31 p.m.

Hampden Football 45 at Brewer 14

on Oct. 19, 2012, at 7 p.m.
BREWER, Maine — After scoring the game’s final 32 points to pull away to a 45-14 victory over Brewer in their regular-season finale Friday night, Logan Steward and the rest of the Hampden Academy football team left Doyle Field nowhere near content with their performance as they looked forward to …

Brewer Football 26 at Waterville 21

on Oct. 13, 2012, at 1 p.m.
WATERVILLE — The Brewer Witches scored 20 unanswered fourth-quarter points, including a 65-yard touchdown pass from Logan Rogerson to Spencer Valley with 1.6 seconds left, to beat the Waterville Panthers 26-21 in high school football action Saturday. In an exciting fourth quarter, Brewer’s Dillon Smith scored a touchdown on a …

Belfast Area Football at Brewer (Awaiting score)

on Oct. 05, 2012, at 7 p.m.

Brewer Football 51 at Nokomis 21

on Sept. 29, 2012, at 1 p.m.

Brewer Football 6 at Mount Desert Island 20

By MARK SHIELDS (MDI COACH) on Sept. 21, 2012, at 7 p.m.
At Bar Harbor, Trevor Alley and Teagan Candage posted short touchdown runs in the first half to give Mount Desert Island a solid lead, and the Trojans held off the Witches. Alley scored on a 4-yard run in the first quarter and kicked the extra point. Candage ran in from …

Camden Hills Football at Brewer (Awaiting score)

on Sept. 14, 2012, at 7 p.m.

Brewer Football 33 at Old Town 6

By Nick Arthers on Sept. 07, 2012, at 7 p.m.
At Old Town, Spencer Valley scored  three touchdowns and Chris Miller ran for a touchdown and threw for another as Brewer  topped Old Town to even its record at 1-1. Valley returned a kickoff 75 yards for one touchdown, ran eight yards for another and caught a 40-yard TD pass …

Mt. Blue Football 55 at Brewer 22

on Aug. 31, 2012, at 7 p.m.
BREWER — Mt. Blue used an outburst of three touchdowns in the third quarter to pull away from Brewer for a 55-22 Eastern Class B football victory at Doyle Field. Already in command 28-14 at the half, the Cougars chalked up a 30-yard touchdown pass from Jordan Whitney to Nick …

Hampden Acad. Football 22 at Brewer 21

By Pete Warner on Oct. 28, 2011, at 7 p.m.
At Hampden, the Broncos relied on a emotionally driven fourth quarter as they scored 12 unanswered points in the last five minutes of the game and edged out the Witches in the Class B quarterfinal. Hampden Academy junior quarterback Brian Fickett scored as time expired and defeated the Witches 22-21. …
Hampden Academy's Nick Stevens (right) breaks a tackle by Brewer High School's Adam Cossette during their game last week in Hampden. Hampden defeated Brewer 35-28 and the two teams meet again Friday night at Doyle Field in Brewer in an Eastern Maine Class B quarterfinal.

High school football playoffs begin in ‘B,’ ‘C;’ Bangor battles for postseason life

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 27, 2011, at 2:56 p.m.
The second season arrives with Week 9 of the high school football schedule — even for some teams that aren’t in the playoffs yet. Postseason play begins Friday night in all divisions statewide except for the Pine Tree Conference Class A ranks, where Bangor hosts Skowhegan in its regular-season finale …
ADVERTISEMENT | Grow your business
ADVERTISEMENT | Grow your business