Posts Tagged ‘Aroostook County’

Presque Isle's Jordi Legassie (left) falls while trying to head a corner kick while Old Town's Karah Hassey looks to clear during their soccer game at Old Town on Saturday.

Presque Isle girls soccer resurgence continues with hard-fought victory over Old Town

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 28, 2014, at 12:05 a.m.
For the Presque Isle High School girls soccer program, last year’s 5-8-2 season, including a 1-0 loss in a preliminary game to archrival Caribou, was uncharacteristic. The Wildcats had won Eastern Maine Class B championships in 2008 and 2011 and were the runners-up in 2010 and …
Brothers Mark and Paul Beaton, both believed to be in their 50’s, died early Tuesday morning in a fire at this home on Richardson Road in Easton, according to Easton Fire Chief Kim White. White said eight other people in the home at the time managed to escape.

2 brothers die, eight escape fire in Easton

By Jen Lynds on Jan. 29, 2013, at 8:46 a.m.
Two brothers were killed, but eight other people managed to escape a home destroyed by fire on Richardson Road early Tuesday morning. Paul Beaton and Mark Beaton, both believed to be in their early 50s, were killed in the blaze that was reported at 5 a.m., according …

Valley teams end long title droughts

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 04, 2010, at 9:20 p.m.
The St. John Valley was a very proud region Wednesday afternoon, as one of its schoolgirl soccer programs won its first regional championship while another claimed its first in a decade. The Fort Kent girls are playing for a state championship for the first time in program history courtesy of …
Washburn's Carsyn Koch (right) shields the ball from Brooke LaBelle of Ashland during a girls soccer game in Presque Isle in August. Koch is also becoming one of the state's top cross country runners as she won the Eastern Maine Class C individual title in Belfast Saturday. The Beavers are fielding a program for the first time in seven years. (Photo by Kevin Sjoberg)

Koch has Beavers on the run

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 25, 2010, at 6:43 p.m.
Carsyn Koch’s weekly schedule is going to be a hectic one the next couple of weeks, but she wouldn’t have it any other way. The Washburn High freshman will not only be training for Saturday’s Class C cross country state championships in Belfast, but will be on the soccer field …
Caribou's Jenna Selander  cranks a shot from the 18 to score Caribou's second goal as Presque Isle's Kailey Shaw defends during their game Monday night. Caribou won 3-1. (Photo by Dave Allen)

Caribou girls soccer team beats archrival PI

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 18, 2010, at 9:41 p.m.
CARIBOU — There was a postseason-type atmosphere in northern Aroostook County Monday night, and rightfully so. The Caribou and Presque Isle girls soccer teams were not only battling for bragging rights in their longstanding rivalry, but for the top spot in Eastern Maine Class B. That precious spot went to …
Ellsworth goalkeeper Jordan Carter punches the ball away from Presque Isle’s Caleb Mathers and Jonah Stephenson. Ellsworth defender is Jake Hale. Ellswoth won 4-2 at the Johnson Athletic complex in Presque Isle Saturday. PHOTO BY DAVE ALLEN

Ellsworth, Presque Isle split soccer doubleheader

BDN staff reports on Sept. 26, 2010, at 5:37 p.m.
PRESQUE ISLE — With the season at the halfway point for the Presque Isle girls soccer team, now is the time for the Wildcats to make their move. Saturday’s 3-1 Class B victory over a tough Ellsworth squad may be a start for coach Ralph Michaud’s club, as Chandler Guerrette …