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University of Maine goalie Matt Morris is 61st in save percentage (.905) in the country and 62nd in goals-against average (2.98).
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Maine will need top-notch goaltending to advance in first-round Hockey East series

ORONO | Quality goaltending is the key component to long playoff runs and championships in hockey. It is a must even for high-scoring, offensive-minded …
OFF THE RIM (blog)

Here are my picks for the top plays, players and efforts in the state basketball finals

Here are my thoughts after watching the eight state championship basketball games this weekend. — Of the eight high school games, only one visiting team …

Bates receives first-ever invitation to NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship

LEWISTON | For the first time in team history, Bates College men’s basketball has been invited to the NCAA Division III Tournament. The Bobcats …
The University of Maine's Blaine Byron (left) moves the puck past UMass Lowell's C.J. Smith during their hockey game on Jan. 16 at Alfond Arena in Orono.

UMaine men’s hockey player shares national lead for shorthanded goals

University of Maine sophomore right wing Blaine Byron notched his third shorthanded goal of the season in his team’s 5-2 hockey loss to Providence on …

Husson men’s basketball team to host ECAC New England championship

BANGOR | Husson University will host the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference New England Men’s Basketball Championship this weekend at Newman Gym. Husson (20-7) is …

Messalonskee seeking fourth straight East Class B hockey title

The defending state Class B champion Messalonskee High School Eagles from Oakland may have a new head coach this season in Joe Hague, but the …
Camping World Truck Series drivers Tyler Reddick (19) and Austin Theriault (29) lead the pack during the Nextera Energy Resources 250 on Feb. 20 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Fort Kent driver eager to move forward in NASCAR truck series

Fort Kent’s Austin Theriault has been keeping busy since posting a fourth-place finish in his NASCAR Camping World Truck Series debut for Brad Keselowski Racing …
UP NORTH MOTORSPORTS (blog)

Frozen Motor Mayhem II Coming to the County Soon

Episode 45 March 1, 2015 Frozen Motor Mayhem II Comes to Presque Isle According to Race Director Rick Guerrette of Presque Isle, Frozen Motor Mayhem …

NHL concussion lawsuit following a path blazed by the NFL

WASHINGTON — Gary Leeman suffers from memory loss, dizziness, headaches and other symptoms associated with repeated head trauma. He also has anger issues, although it …
THE PRESS BOX (blog)

Unified Basketball Fosters Friendship On and Off the Court

The pep band belted out the school song.  Cheerleaders fired up the crowd from their space behind the end line.  The large student section chanted …
The Hampden Academy Broncos celebrate after winning the Class A state basketball championship game in Augusta on Saturday. Hampden Academy bested Portland High School 70-50.

Hampden boys surge to 2nd Class A state championship in 3 years

AUGUSTA | A fast start and dominant finish sparked Hampden Academy to its second Class A boys basketball state championship in three years Saturday …
Washburn fans cheer on their girls team to a 60-54 victory over Rangeley on Saturday at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

Worcester scores record 37 points to lead Washburn past Rangeley for ‘D’ title

BANGOR | Washburn High School senior guard Mackenzie Worcester didn’t expect to reach the 2,000-point plateau for her career because she thought she entered …

UNH women’s basketball team snaps Maine’s 14-game winning streak

DURHAM, New Hampshire — The New Hampshire Wildcats outscored the Maine Black Bears 9-0 in the last 3 minutes, 31 seconds of the first half …

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