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Orono's Brinsley Chasse (center) battles to move the ball through Bucksport's Darian Jellison (left) and Meaghan Goodine during their Class C North girls soccer championship game at Orono in this November 2015 file photo.

Defending girls soccer champs top seeds in regional play

Bangor, Hermon, Orono and Ashland are trying to make another run at a state championship.
World Series logo on the hat of Cleveland Indians catcher Yan Gomes (10) during work out day prior to the start of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field.

Curse of Sockalexis, Means casts dark shadow on Cleveland’s World Series dreams

Ed Rice: Sadly, the Cleveland professional baseball team only uses the story of Sockalexis to attempt to justify its use of the nickname and the racist image, Chief Wahoo.

UMaine women’s soccer team regroups for America East quarterfinal

Skowhegan's Maliea Kelso (center) moves the ball up field past Lewiston's Erin Lachance (left) and Katrina Jacodan.

Defending field hockey state champs eye regional titles Wednesday

The Indians went on to top Thornton Academy of Saco 3-1 for their 13th state title in 15 years.
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Gendron: UMaine’s discipline, special-teams play must improve

“We are prepared to get better in the areas we didn’t perform well: Discipline, general defensive play and the power play.”
People play golf at the Penobscot Valley Country Club in Orono in this September 2014 file photo.

Former UMaine hockey star one of two men to ace PVCC hole in 2-hour span

“As far as we know, it’s the first time there’s ever been two holes-in-one on the same day on the same hole.”

Brunswick boys soccer shuts out Hampden in Class A North prelim

Brunswick built off the early lead and went on to cruise to a 4-0 win that sent coach Mark Roma and company into the quarterfinals.
Mt. Blue's Samantha Ellis (left) and Skowhegan's Rylie Mullen race toward the ball in a Class A North field hockey semifinal field hockey game at Caldwell Field in Farmington on Monday.

Skowhegan field hockey team stuns Mt. Blue

University of Maine's Josh Mack (left) avoids a tackle attempt from James Madison's Andrew Ankrah during their football game at Alfond Stadium in Orono in this September 2016 file photo.

UMaine football team controls own destiny for stretch run

“We’ve got to eliminate big plays,” said coach Joe Harasymiak, who added that UMaine must continue to improve its tackling.

The NFL’s Growing Ratings Problem by Aaron Jackson

A referee gets too close to the action and is taken down by Husson's John Smith (right) and Anna Maria's Jeavin Milhouse during their football game at Winkin Sports Complex in Bangor Saturday.

Husson football team shatters records in rout of Anna Maria

Miami coasts to victory over UMaine hockey team

Miami, which plays in the National Collegiate Hockey Conference, improved to 2-1-2 while Maine fell to 3-2-1.

UMaine hockey team lands a goalie

Goalie Jeremy Swayman of the Sioux Falls Stampede ranks second in saves in the United States Hockey League.

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