Posts Tagged ‘Class A’

 

State titles up for grabs Saturday in field hockey

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 29, 2010, at 8:16 p.m.
The ball had barely settled into the goal cage at Hampden Academy, and the magnitude of the moment hadn’t sunk in for Foxcroft Academy sophomore Monica Miles. Miles had just sent her Ponies into today’s Class C state final against North Yarmouth with her penalty-stroke goal in overtime against defending …

High school football playoffs kick off Friday

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 28, 2010, at 6:58 p.m.
Week 9 of the Maine high school football season brings with it the sense of urgency that comes with playoff time — win and advance or lose and be eliminated. Class A No. 7 Edward Little of Auburn (5-3) at No. 2 Bangor (7-1), 7 p.m. Friday: Bangor's first-round draw …

Skowhegan tops Eagles in EM Class A final

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 26, 2010, at 10:45 p.m.
HAMPDEN — With a roster dotted with six freshmen and eight sophomores, some thought that perhaps this would be the year that the Skowhegan field hockey dynasty would end, at least for one year. But the Indians’ string of consecutive Eastern Maine Class A titles reached double figures Tuesday night, …

Robinson goal lifts Bangor girls by Mt. Blue

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 26, 2010, at 9:37 p.m.
BANGOR — Conditions were ripe for an upset as Bangor battled Mt. Blue of Farmington in their Eastern Maine Class A girls soccer quarterfinal Tuesday. Overnight rain left the playing surface in less than ideal condition, and seventh-rated Mt. Blue had the confidence of a team that already had battled …

Bangor boys soccer team begins title quest Wednesday

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 26, 2010, at 3:46 p.m.
The Bangor High School boys soccer team is in familiar territory as Wednesday’s Eastern Maine Class A quarterfinals draw near — undefeated and atop the Class A standings. And while the Rams just completed their fourth consecutive undefeated regular season — the bulk of a 67-match unbeaten stretch in regular-season …
Ellswoth High School's Dan Curts finished first in the Eastern Maine Class B boys cross country race at the Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast Saturday. Curts had the best time in all three classes, finishing in 16 minutes, 26.45 seconds over the 5K course. (Bangor Daily News/Gabor Degre)

Caribou shows off depth in title run; BC, Eagles prevail

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 23, 2010, at 4:44 p.m.
BELFAST — Handicapping a cross country meet is difficult. But when Caribou boys coach Roy Alden was figuring out what the magic number would be for his Vikings to win their third straight Eastern Maine Class B championship, he estimated 45 points would do it. Alden was off by seven …
Competitors negotiate a tight turn on the course during the Eastern Maine Class B cross country regional at the Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast Saturday. John Bapst won the team title. (Bangor Daily News/Gabor Degre)

Washburn runner makes impression; state qualifiers decided

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 23, 2010, at 4:41 p.m.
BELFAST — Before Saturday, a high percentage of Maine’s cross country following had no idea who Carsyn Koch was. But now it’s a safe bet that the Washburn High freshman made a profound first impression on one of the state’s biggest running stages. Koch, who won the Eastern Maine Class …

Hampden boys, girls sweep KVAC meet

BDN staff reports on Oct. 17, 2010, at 6:24 p.m.
AUGUSTA — For the second year in the row, the Hampden Academy Broncos won the first leg of high school cross country’s triple crown in capturing the Kennebec Valley Athletic Conference Class B championship on Saturday. Even better for coach Dick Balentine, his teams swept the meets at Cony High …
Brewer High School's Tyler White lines up a shot on the second hole during the High School Individual Chanmpionship at the Natanis Golf Club in Vassalboro Saturday. White shot an 84. (Bangor Daily News/Gabor Degre)

Prescott, Martin, Sweet, Arsenault win state golf titles

BDN staff reports on Oct. 17, 2010, at 4:39 p.m.
VASSALBORO — Fort Kent freshman Ali Prescott and Ellsworth junior Greg Martin emerged victorious Saturday during the Maine high school individual golf championships held at Natanis Golf Course. Prescott won the schoolgirl title while Martin claimed the Class B boys top prize. Other state champions were Seth Sweet of Madison …
Bangor's Zeb Tuell (24) breaks the line of scrimmage and looks for running room followed by teammate Nick Sherwood (83) in the second half of their game against Mt Blue in Bangor Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010.  Bangor Daily News/Michael C. York

Defense set the tone for Bangor vs. Mt. Blue

By Ernie Clark on Oct. 02, 2010, at 6:10 p.m.
BANGOR — The Mt. Blue Cougars came to town Saturday armed with the most prolific passing offense in the Pine Tree Conference Class A football ranks. But Bangor High School defensive end John Kelley and his teammates forced the “Cougar Gun” to fire a series of self-inflicted wounds, as the …

Four-class format for high school football requires patience

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 30, 2010, at 6:38 p.m.
High school football teams around the state are feeling the sense of urgency that comes when the schedule begins to wind down and the uncertainty of their playoff hopes is staring them in the facemasks. But there’s also considerable attention being paid to the sport’s future, particularly relating to the …

Festival of Champions meet to run Saturday in Belfast

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 29, 2010, at 6:39 p.m.
There will be plenty of team and individual confrontations in Belfast this weekend as 66 schools and more than 1,300 high school athletes will converge on Troy Howard Middle School’s 3.1-mile course for the ninth Maine Cross Country Festival of Champions. The first race will start at 11:30 a.m. The …

Leavitt’s Anderson to play women’s basketball at UMaine

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 29, 2010, at 1:52 p.m.
When Courtney Anderson entered her sophomore campaign at Leavitt Area High School, the Hornets of Turner were coming off a 1-17 season in the Class A schoolgirl basketball ranks. But the Hornets have gone nowhere but up led by Anderson, reaching the Class A quarterfinals in 2009 and appearing in …

Frost leads Bangor boys soccer team past Hampden

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 25, 2010, at 4:46 p.m.
BANGOR – The Bangor High School boys soccer team knew its 59-game regular season unbeaten streak would be challenged by archrival Hampden Academy on Saturday afternoon. But Bangor senior striker Phil Frost scored a pair of first-half goals, including a highlight-reel game-winner, and fellow senior striker Luke Hetterman added an …

Strong second half helped Bangor prevail

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 25, 2010, at 4:46 p.m.
BANGOR – The Bangor High School boys soccer team knew its 59-game regular season unbeaten streak would be challenged by archrival Hampden Academy on Saturday afternoon. But Bangor senior striker Phil Frost scored a pair of first-half goals, including a highlight-reel game-winner, and fellow senior striker Luke Hetterman added an …

Bangor pulls away from Eagles in 2nd half

By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 24, 2010, at 11:27 p.m.
BANGOR – If you look at the score, 34-6, you would assume that the Bangor High School Rams cruised past Messalonskee High School of Oakland Friday night. But scores can be misleading. The game was actually scoreless until there was just eight-tenths of the second left in the first half …
Hampden's Sarah Lamberton, (17), heads the ball away from Bangor's Jade Baumrind , (4), in the second half of their game in Hampden Friday, Sept. 24, 2010. Bangor Daily News/Michael C. York

Rams, Broncos battle to 1-1 stalemate

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 24, 2010, at 9:51 p.m.
HAMPDEN — Even though the Hampden Academy girls soccer team entered Friday night’s rivalry game with Bangor boasting a solid 5-1 record, the Broncos were considered underdogs by some. But coach Jeff Ingalls’ club proved once again that games aren’t played on paper, as goalkeeper Julia Snyder made three game-saving …

Calais vs. Stearns, Messalonskee at Bangor highlight week 4

By Ernie Clark on Sept. 23, 2010, at 4:55 p.m.
Week 4 of the high school football schedule not only concludes the first half of the season but includes some compelling showdowns on Friday night. In Class A, undefeated Bangor hosts Messalonskee of Oakland while Lawrence of Fairfield treks to Farmington to play Mt. Blue in a battle of unbeatens. …
 
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