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Husson University's Braves mascot. The Braves was the mascot from 1967-2004. Husson's mascot was changed to the Eagle in 2004.

Maine high schools retain Indian mascots despite controversy

Over 30 Maine schools were once represented by Indian-themed sports mascots. Now, there are only a handful.
University of Maine's Wes Myers (right) tries for two past Central Connecticut State University's Eric Bowles during their basketball game in November 2016.

Former UMaine guard joins South Carolina men’s basketball team

Former University of Maine guard Wes Myers will play his final season of college basketball next winter at the University of South Carolina.
Quinnipiac's K.J. Tiefenwerth (left) looks back at the puck over his shoulder after losing it to University of Maine's Cam Brown during an October 2016 game.

Former UMaine hockey captain signs with ECHL team

The 24-year-old native of Natick, Massachusetts, made his professional debut last spring with the ECHL’s Adirondack Thunder.

Old Orchard Beach expects 2,300 athletes for Ironman 70.3 triathlon

For the first time, an Ironman Triathlon event will be held on Maine soil.

Former Penobscot Valley standout to join Maine wrestling hall of fame

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Boston's Mookie Betts (50) celebrates his game-winning hit with teammates against St. Louis at Fenway Park in Boston on Wednesday night.
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Red Sox stun Cardinals with Betts’ walk-off double

Gavin Kane of Wilton, pictured coaching at Dirigo High School, has been hired as the head women’s basketball coach for the University of Maine at Presque Isle.

Hall of Fame coach to direct UMPI basketball program

Gavin Kane, a fixture on the western Maine basketball scene during most of the last three decades, is broadening his coaching horizons.
University of Maine running back Darian Davis-Ray, one of three players suspended for alleged violations of the university code of student conduct, recently was cleared to return to practice for the Black Bears.

Suspension lifted for UMaine football tailback

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John Bapst standouts among 15 Husson men’s soccer recruits

Boston Red Sox first baseman Mitch Moreland (right) welcomes left fielder Andrew Benintendi to the dugout after scoring a run against the St. Louis Cardinals during the first inning at Fenway Park in Boston on Tuesday night.

Red Sox crush Cardinals with eight-run fifth

Hanley Ramirez and Sandy Leon drove in two runs apiece in an eight-run fifth inning that carried the Boston Red Sox to a 10-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals.
Devin Smith of Levant poses with the three gold medals he won in the 100, 200 and 400 meters at the Maine USATF Track and Field Championships in Waterboro.

Levant ‘Flash’ a triple winner at state USATF meet

The 14-year-old from Levant capped off his summer competition by winning three first-place medals at the USA Track and Field state championship meet.
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