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Orono High School's Jackson Coutts (right) receives the Dr. John Winkin Award as Maine's Mr. Baseball from Nick Caiazzo, president of Maine Baseball Coaches Association, at Colby College in Waterville on Friday.

Orono’s Coutts wins Mr. Baseball award

Nick Derba was named the University of Maine's head baseball coach on Friday.

Derba named UMaine baseball coach

The ‘interim’ has been dropped from Nick Derba’s title.
Former Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz wipes tears during ceremonies for retiring his No. 34 before a game against the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park in Boston on Friday night.

Ortiz earns ‘super honor’ with Red Sox retiring his No. 34

Former New York Islanders head coach Jack Capuano coaches against the Buffalo Sabres during the second period at Barclays Center.

Former UMaine hockey player, ex-Islanders coach joins Florida Panthers’ staff

Jack Capuano, a former University of Maine defenseman and Bangor resident who was deposed by the Islanders in January, has been named an associate head coach with the Florida Panthers.

Ex-UMaine player transfers again

Kevin Little, the former University of Maine men’s basketball player who transferred to Colorado State University, is on the move again.
Orono’s Jake Koffman placed first in the discus throw at the 2017 PVC Small School Championship Meet that was held at Foxcroft Academy in May.

Orono senior, Cheverus freshman win Gatorade track and field honors

A throng of former Maine high school stars are competing in Sacramento, California, this weekend for the right to represent the United States at the World Track and Field championships.

Bucksport 10-miler to celebrate 42nd running on Saturday

One of Maine’s longest-running road races will celebrate its 42nd birthday on Saturday morning.

Husson men’s basketball team adds third Florida recruit

Dylan Angel is the latest newcomer to the Husson University men’s basketball program.
New England Patriots defensive lineman Woodrow Hamilton (left) shares a light moment with former Patriots running back Harold Shaw during Thursday's Football For You youth clinic held at the Winkin Complex at Husson University in Bangor.

Patriots defensive lineman giving back after memorable first season

Woodrow Hamilton said it is, “kind of hard to explain the feeling you get” when you are a Super Bowl champion.
A sign encouraging University of Maine fans to purchase season memberships for the Black Bear men's hockey team is placed in a traffic island in downtown Bangor not far from City Hall.

University of Maine athletics probes Bangor for season ticket-holders

Beginning three weeks ago, the University of Maine has posted 100 signs in Bangor, Old Town and Orono urging locals to purchase season tickets for football and men’s hockey games.
Hermon's Hailey Perry catches a pitch during a game against Old Town in May 2016. Perry has been named Miss Maine Softball.

Hermon catcher earns Miss Maine Softball award

University of Maine's Tereza Vanisova (right) moves in position around Union College's Ava Reynolds during their hockey game in December.

UMaine star chosen Czech Republic’s top hockey player

University of Maine freshman Tereza Vanisova was named the Czech Republic’s Female Hockey Player of the Year.

New Nokomis football coach to emphasize hard work

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