Posts Tagged ‘cross country’


Maine’s Conner 42nd at NCAA Championships

on Nov. 22, 2010, at 9:45 p.m.
TERRA HAUTE, Ind. — University of Maine junior Corey Conner ran to an impressive 42nd-place finish among 253 runners at the NCAA Cross Country championships Monday. The nursing major from North Townsend, Mass., completed the 6,000-meter race in 20 minutes, 41 seconds, improving on her place in the 2009 NCAA …

UMaine’s Conner fourth in NCAA regional

BDN staff reports on Nov. 14, 2010, at 8:15 p.m.
Corey Conner placed fourth overall Saturday to lead the University of Maine women’s cross country team to a 16th-place finish in the NCAA Division I Northeast Regional at Madison, Conn. Conner was timed in 19 minutes, 57.3 seconds in the 6-kilometer race. The time should give Conner an excellent chance …

Oct. 30-31, 2010, Local Sports Results

on Oct. 31, 2010, at 11:11 p.m.
RESULTS PREP GIRLS SOCCER Kents Hill 5, Hebron 2Story continues below advertisement. FIELD HOCKEY Hebron 0, Kimball Union 0 (OT) FOOTBALL Holderness 55, Hebron 0 COLLEGE FOOTBALL Saturday’s Results Colby 10, Bates 6 Maine Maritime 35, Bridgewater State 13 Mount Ida 25, Husson 23 Wesleyan 41, Bowdoin 7 MEN’S SOCCER …

Caribou boys, Bapst girls chasing cross country titles

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 27, 2010, at 8:02 p.m.
Before this cross country season started, the Caribou boys and John Bapst girls were expected to be the top teams in Eastern Maine Class B, with subsequent shots at contending for state-championship honors. The Vikings and the Crusaders will be in contention at Belfast on Saturday, with the Class B …
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 …
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 …

Clark, Nash lead Maine Ski Hall inductees

BDN staff reports on Oct. 22, 2010, at 4:39 p.m.
PORTLAND – Kirsten Clark and Marcus Nash were among the 2010 class of seven to be enshrined into the Maine Ski Hall of Fame Friday at Lost Valley Ski Area.The other inductees include Mort Lund of Augusta, Bernard Paradis of Fort Kent, John Atwood, Joan McWilliams Dolan and Bob Harkins. …

Cross country regionals Saturday at Belfast

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 20, 2010, at 8:53 p.m.
The Caribou boys and John Bapst girls cross country teams will be favorites to defend their Class B regional championships Saturday, as Eastern Maine’s best teams and individuals will converge in Belfast for regional supremacy. Races begin at 11 a.m. The Vikings and Crusaders from Bangor both won the PVC …

Oct. 16-17, 2010, Local Sports Results

BDN staff reports on Oct. 17, 2010, at 11:39 p.m.
MONDAY’S GAMES COLLEGE Golf NEIGA Championship at The Captains GC, Brewster, Mass., 7:45 a.m.Story continues below advertisement. *** HARNESS RACING BANGOR RACEWAY Monday’s Starters, 3 p.m. FIRST, Pace, $3,750 1. Wrong Lane, R. Cushing 2. Uncle Ralphy, S. Gray 3. Jessies Whim, H. Campbell 4. Ohmymariah, S. MacKenzie 5. Grandma …

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 …
Caribou's Christian Sleeper leads the way early in the Penobscot Valley Conference cross country championship meet in Bangor Saturday. Ellsworth's Dan Curts (in hat) went on to win the race but Sleeper's Vikings won the team title. (BDN Photo by Jason Smith)

PVC titles for Caribou, Bangor Christian, Orono, John Bapst

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 17, 2010, at 4:58 p.m.
BANGOR — The Caribou and Bangor Christian boys and John Bapst and Orono girls weathered mud, wind and rain over a mucky 3.1-mile hilly course en route to Penobscot Valley Conference cross country titles Saturday at the Dorothea Dix field. Of all those teams, the Crusaders, who scored 43 points …
Corey Conner

Conner wins 2nd straight New England title

By Ryan McLaughlin on Oct. 13, 2010, at 10:01 p.m.
The timing of the Open New England Cross Country championships was impeccable for Corey Conner. After the University of Maine junior won her second straight New England individual crown in leading coach Mark Lech’s Black Bears to a fourth-place team finish, she took advantage of the long Columbus Day weekend …
Presque Isle Wildcat Kayla Richards takes the ball through the Fort Kent Warriors defense (Brittany Theriault and Laren Doak) to break the 1-1 tie with 2:54 left in the game. The game was played at the Johnson Athletic Complex in Presque Isle. The Wildcats won 2-1.

Oct. 12, 2010, Local Sports Results

BDN staff reports on Oct. 12, 2010, at 11:41 p.m.
Wednesday’s Games HIGH SCHOOL Boys Soccer Bangor Chr. at Schenck, 4 p.m.Story continues below advertisement. Camden Hills at Rockland, 3:30 p.m. Dexter at Foxcroft, 4 p.m. Fort Kent at Caribou, 7 p.m. Gardiner at Lincoln Acad., 6 p.m. GSA at DI-Stonington, 4 p.m. Hall-Dale at Georges Valley, 3:30 p.m. John …

Oct. 6, 2010, Local Sports Results

BDN staff reports on Oct. 06, 2010, at 10:46 p.m.
Today’s games HIGH SCHOOL VolleyballStory continues below advertisement. Narraguagus at Ellsworth, 5 p.m. COLLEGE Men’s Soccer SMCC at CMCC, 4 p.m. Women’s Soccer Maine at UMBC, 4 p.m. UM-Augusta at Unity, 4 p.m. Golf UM-Farmington Invitational at Wilson Lake CC, Wilton, 9 a.m. U-New England Invitational at Dune Grass CC, …

High school players of the week (Sept. 30-Oct. 6)

BDN staff reports on Oct. 06, 2010, at 9:37 p.m.
BOYS Big School (Classes A-B) JOHN KELLEY A defensive end on the Bangor football team, Kelley was one of many Rams who starred on defense in their 39-7 win over Mt. Blue of Farmington on Saturday. He recorded two interceptions, two of five turnovers Bangor forced.Story continues below advertisement. Small …

Maine Sports Legends to induct 13

BDN staff reports on Oct. 06, 2010, at 6:40 p.m.
Maine Sports Legends will honor 13 individuals as inductees into its Hall of Honors Sunday at Alfond Youth Center in Waterville. Selections from Northern Maine are William Haskell (posthumous), Emery Plourde (posthumous), Jeanette Peters and Dana Hews. From Eastern Maine are David Ames, Donald Dow and Margaret Gillis (posthumous). From …

Oct. 5, 2010, Local Sports Results

BDN staff reports on Oct. 06, 2010, at 12:01 a.m.
WEDNESDAY’S GAMES HIGH SCHOOL Volleyball Ellsworth at Woodland, 5 p.m.Story continues below advertisement. Jonesport-Beals at Bucksport, 5 p.m. COLLEGE Men’s Soccer Unity at EMCC, 4 p.m. Women’s Soccer CMCC at SMCC, 3:30 p.m. St. Joseph’s at Johnson and Wales, 4:30 p.m. UM-Farmington at Colby, 3:30 p.m. Field Hockey Colby at …

Local Sports Results, Oct. 4, 2010

BDN staff reports on Oct. 04, 2010, at 10:37 p.m.
TUESDAY’S GAMES HIGH SCHOOL Golf State Qualifier at Natanis GC, VassalboroStory continues below advertisement. COLLEGE Men’s Soccer NMCC vs. SMCC at EMCC, 4 p.m. Southern Maine at Bates, 4 p.m. UM-Farmington at Colby, 4 p.m. Women’s Soccer Bates at Southern Maine, 4 p.m. UM-Augusta at Thomas, 4 p.m. Field Hockey …

Oct. 2-3, 2010, Local Sports Results

Bangor Daily News on Oct. 03, 2010, at 10:53 p.m.
MONDAY’S GAMES HIGH SCHOOL Volleyball Bucksport at Machias, 5 p.m.Story continues below advertisement. Calais at Woodland, 4 p.m. Cony at Yarmouth, 6:30 p.m. Ellsworth at MDI, 5 p.m. Washington Acad. at Narraguagus, 4 p.m. *** GOLF MSGA At Bangor Municipal GC Flight 1 gross: Barry Hobert 70, Michael Norris 70, …