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UConn men’s hockey coach, Bowdoin grad looking forward to series with Maine

Mike Cavanaugh is no stranger to the state of Maine. The second-year head coach of the University of Connecticut’s men’s hockey team captained the hockey …

Machias volleyball coach not deterred by ‘challenges’ of slim roster

One of a coach’s toughest decisions often comes long before a team begins playing games. Kelly Woodward hasn’t had to deal with …

Orono High School boys basketball team awarded forfeit win over Mattanawcook Academy

The Orono High School boys basketball team has been awarded a forfeit victory over Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln by the Eastern Maine B-C-D Basketball Committee, …
UMaine men's basketball player Kevin Little (2) makes a pass in to Til Gloger past UNH players Jaleen Smith (0) and Tanner Leissner (21) in the first half of their college basketball game at the Cross Center in Bangor on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015.

New Hampshire tougher in win over UMaine men’s basketball team

BANGOR | The University of Maine demonstrated plenty of determination and resilience on Wednesday night. But coach Bob Walsh said the Black Bears were …
The Anderson family had this special-edition fleece pullover made to recognize the fact that  daughters Courtney Anderson and Kristen Anderson play on rival basketball teams at the University of Maine and the University of New Hampshire, respectively.

‘We’re extremely blessed’: Maine sisters to square off in UMaine-UNH women’s basketball game

ORONO | Courtney Anderson has spent countless hours on the basketball court with her younger sister Kristen Anderson. They starred together at Leavitt High …

Defense, free throws carry Hampden boys basketball team past Messalonskee to 57-47 win

OAKLAND | By all appearances the lines of separation are quite fine near the top of the Eastern Maine Class A boys basketball standings …

UConn looks to snap Maine hockey team’s three-game win streak

Men’s College Hockey MAINE vs. UCONN Time, site: Friday, 7:30, Alfond Arena, Orono; Sunday, 2:05 p.m., XL Center, Hartford, Connecticut Records: Maine 10-15-1 (5-7 Hockey …
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I was wrong: Lessons learned in wake of Houlton, Mattanawcook boys basketball incident

Unless you’ve been living in a cave or lost power for several days, you most likely are aware of the ugly incidents which occurred in …
George Stevens Academy's Kelsey Allen shoots over Lee Academy's Devin Peters and Lewis Wang during an Eastern Maine Class C tourney game last February. Allen has helped lead GSA to 11 straight wins this season.

George Stevens Academy boys basketball surge fueled by balanced lineup, improved defense

The depth of quality teams within the Eastern Maine Class C boys basketball tournament field can’t be understated with tournament time a little more than …
Boston Celtics forward Tayshaun Prince shoots in the second quarter against the Minnesota Timberwolves Wednesday night at the Target Center in Minneapolis.

Last-place Timberwolves tame Celtics

MINNEAPOLIS — If there is one thing Kevin Martin is good at, it’s making baskets. Martin returned from a fractured wrist Wednesday night and scored …

UMaine women’s ice hockey team lands two Canadian national team players

Stephane Matteau played an important role in the New York Rangers’ 1993-94 Stanley Cup title by scoring two double-overtime goals in the seven-game Eastern Conference …
Carly Gettler

Husson women’s soccer coach accepts position in Virginia

BANGOR | Husson University head women’s soccer coach and sports information director Carly Gettler has accepted a new coaching position in Richmond, Virginia, and …

Maine Principals’ Association panel to hear Biddeford High School football appeal

An appeal by Biddeford High School that would allow its football program to drop from Class A to Class B beginning next fall is scheduled …

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